Family Car

Are Crossovers Replacing Minivans for Moms?

It's the war of the wheels as the 'soccer mom' van stigma goes grill-to-grill with SUV-meets-station-wagon sexy. Either one will get the job done, but which do you prefer?

Meet Dad Bob Shuman, Walled Lake Car Dealer and Detroit Auto Show Vice Chair

Known for his zany radio commercials, this local father of says he's driven by his teen kids, the North American International Auto Show - and cars.

The Teen Driving Decline in Southeast Michigan

A University of Michigan study shows fewer adolescents hold driver's licenses in the United States - and kids in the Motor City are definitely no exception.

Roller Derby Mom and Aero Engineer Suzy Cody

This Macomb County mom of two blows away the competition - on skates as a 'jammer' and at General Motors as a math and science savvy engineer.

Love & Hate: I Hate Backseat Drivers

Is there anything quite so harrowing as driving around with a bunch of kids in the backseat?

I Hate Minivans

I've driven a minivan in the past and there might be another in my future. But for now, I am thrilled to be driving a nice, normal midsized car!

Finding the Right Auto Repair Shop with Tips from AAA

Get the most out of your car by giving it some extra mileage with an excellent auto shop. Here are AAA's tips to help parents find one near them.

Car Maintenance and Safety Tips for Parents

Maintaining your car is key to keep it safe and sound for you and your entire family. Here are 10 top tips to ensure your auto is in tip-top shape.

I Hate the Inside of our Family Car

Sometimes I feel like I'm driving around in an old junk wagon. Sadly, I guess I am.