The wheels attached to “tag axles” or “lift axles” on a dump truck aren’t spare tires—and they don’t always float above the road.
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The names ‘18-wheeler,’ ‘big rig,’ and ‘tractor-trailer’ aptly convey the size and scope of the vehicle. ‘Semi’ seems a little misleading. What gives?
Semi trucks’ tire spikes mainly protect the wheels’ lug nuts. They also offer drivers a chance to give their trucks a bit of personality.
You're excited to set out on a road trip. By hour two, you're nodding off. The answer may have something to do with "highway hypnosis."
It happens in movies—but can an average person actually be talked through landing a plane in an emergency?
Is William McGonagall the best poet ever? Absolutely not. Is he the best bad poet ever? Quite possibly yes.
Skip all those “What’s your ETA?” questions by sharing your location through Apple Maps or the Find My app.
Your iced coffee is not going to make it through the TSA checkpoint. But the 3-1-1 rule doesn’t apply to a bottle of baby formula.
Through Omaze, one lucky person and a guest could win seats on one of the first flights into space from Virgin Galactic. The sweepstakes is open from now until September 1.
The wreck of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald isn't the only ship to have met an early end on the Great Lakes.
We're nosediving into all things flight-related and debunking several widespread myths about the (very safe) mode of travel.
Even if you have millions of dollars to spend, you may have trouble getting your hands on one of 2021's most expensive cars.
Fifty years ago, Congress consolidated all of America's passenger train service into one entity: Amtrak. Here are a few facts about the nationwide rail network.
Get your kicks with these 20 facts about Route 66, the iconic American road trip route otherwise known as the “Mother Road.”
Just as much a symbol of the presidency as the White House itself, Air Force One is probably the world’s most recognizable plane.
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Even if gas prices are going up at your local station, there’s a good chance they’re still cheaper there than in dozens of other countries.
Stainless steel rear doors are a pretty common sight on truck-heavy highways, but the surfaces are not all smooth.