Summer Heat Exacerbates Windshield Chips

A windshield chip or crack is no fun regardless of the season. A crack in summer is especially bad, though, as the sweltering temperatures outside mixed with cold AC inside can wreak havoc on your windshield. As your auto and windshield warm up from the Florida sun, you crank the air conditioner inside the car to…

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Plastic Roads May be Piloted in Southern Holland

The Dutch company VolkerWessels has developed a plastic road made from melted down, recycled plastic bottles that it plans to pilot in Rotterdam, a city in southern Holland. VolkerWessels says that the new road is easier to install, more reliable, and more environmentally friendly than traditional asphalt. If the new road material proves to be…

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