Hear International Car Names Pronounced by Native Speakers
Never mispronounce names like Porsche, Volkswagen, and Hyundai again.... READ ON
Live Smarter
15 Things to Keep in Your Car at All Times
In the event that you pop a tire or run out of gas, don’t be caught unprepared.... READ ON
Here’s Why Confusing Diesel With Gas at the Pump Is a Problem
It can happen to anyone.... READ ON
A Sparkling Subculture: The Japanese Art of Dekotora
The decorated trucks often cost millions of yen to create, but their proud owners say it's worth it.... READ ON
Live Smarter
Millennials, Not Teens, Are the Most Dangerous Drivers
Nearly 90 percent of drivers aged 19 to 24 admitted to distracted or unsafe driving habits.... READ ON
Big Question
Why is the Passenger Seat Called "Shotgun"?
John Wayne had a little to do with it.... READ ON
New Volvo Technology Will Keep You From Hitting a Deer (or Moose)
Large Animal Detection can warn you before a dangerous collision.... READ ON
12 Good Ol' Facts About The Dukes of Hazzard
Nancy Reagan was apparently fond of those Daisy Dukes.... READ ON
25 Transportable Facts About Michigan
There's more to the Wolverine State than auto parts.... READ ON
Tesla's Autopilot Has Reduced Car Crashes, Government Agency Finds
By a whopping 40 percent.... READ ON
Hyundai Announces Voice-Activated Features Through Google Home
Start your engine without lifting a finger.... READ ON
Watch Tesla Autopilot “Predict” a Car Crash Before It Happens
Could self-driving cars make roads safer?... READ ON
Live Smarter
A Simple Trick for Defrosting Your Windshield in Less Than 60 Seconds
Never scrape again.... READ ON
Live Smarter
5 Questions to Ask Your Auto Mechanic
Some key queries can help you avoid getting stiffed at the repair shop.... READ ON
The Swedish Subculture Keeping 1950s America Alive
Greaser culture came to Sweden in the '50s and it never left.... READ ON
UberX Is Deploying Self-Driving Cars in San Francisco
It's the company's second self-driving car pilot.... READ ON

Historians believe that cigars have been a fixture in the Caribbean since 900. Proof comes from an ancient Guatemalan jug that shows a Mayan kicking back with a stogie.

A super-skimmable daily digest.
©2016 Mental Floss, Inc. All rights reserved. Mental Floss® is a registered trademark owned by Felix Dennis. is a trademark owned by Felix Dennis.