Robert Sinclair

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Long Island Drivers Met With Higher Gas Prices As Oil Companies Prepare For Spring

Pain at the pump comes every February when refineries switch over to summer blends. This year crude oil prices are also up and gas station owners said that their prices have gone up 12 cents in just two weeks.

02/17/2014

Brake lights illuminated as traffic backs up at a toll plaza. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: ‘Magic Tank’ Could Come To The Rescue If You Run Out Of Gas

Running out of gas can be a frustrating and scary experiences. It’s one of the top reasons people get stranded according to the Automobile Association of America.

02/12/2014

Snow surrounds a car on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Expert Tips For Digging Out Your Snowed-In Car

Winter weary residents in the Tri-State are bracing for yet another round of snow.

02/12/2014

DOT crews repair potholes on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

DOT Repairs Hundreds Of Potholes, But Many Drivers Still Fit To Be Tied

The DOT said it filled 1,100 potholes Thursday, focusing on the Belt Parkway in Brooklyn. The swings in temperature have carved out craters in roads across the Tri-State area.

02/07/2014

New York City Pothole (credit: CBS 2)

Harsh Winter Has Tri-State Area Residents Dodging Potholes, Digging Out Cars

The swings in temperature have carved out craters in roads across the Tri-State Area and cars that were buried by plows now have a coating of ice, making for interesting escape plans.

02/06/2014

Snow left on top of a car can become a serious threat to other motorists. (Credit CBS 2)

Snow, Ice Left On Top Of Your Car Could Pose Serious Threat To Other Drivers

After any winter storm hits you have to clean off your car. If you don’t built up snow and ice could become a deadly projectile when you hit the road.

02/04/2014

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Keeping Your Car Safe From The Bitter Cold

Cold weather can be tough on your vehicle, but there are some simple steps you can do before hitting the road that will keep your car running and help keep you safe.

01/07/2014

FILE -- New York City traffic. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Mid-Week Holidays Make For Early Travel Boom

AAA said the start of peak holiday travel actually has been pushed back to this weekend.

12/21/2013

The George Washington Bridge (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

PA: ‘Significant Delays’ This Weekend On George Washington Bridge

Three of the four lanes on the George Washington Bridge will be closed in both directions this weekend so crews can replace steel deck panels as part of the upper-level deck replacement project.

12/20/2013

Experts say it's never too late to winterize your car. Topping off fluids is just one of several things you can do to make treacherous travel a little easier. (Photo: CBS 2)

Automotive Experts: It’s Not Too Late To Winterize Your Car!

Time is running out, but there are still several things you can do to prepare your car — and yourself — if you’re on the road during this weekend’s impending snowstorm.

12/13/2013

FILE -- New York City traffic. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Older Drivers And The Danger Ahead

The risks that New Yorkers take on the roads are getting worse every day, and some say that the hazardous conditions can be blamed on the economy.

11/11/2013

Driving Selfie

Experts Warn Practice Of Taking ‘Driving Selfie’ Photos Is Dangerous

“Driving selfies” are the latest craze on social media sites such as Instagram and Twitter. But experts have warned that the practice is dangerous and could even be deadly.

11/06/2013

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Seen At 11: Your Car May Not Have A Spare Tire

The spare tire, which has always been standard in new cars and rentals, is often now missing.

07/30/2013

Gas Pump (file / credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

AAA: As Gas Prices Continue To Rise, High Costs Could Impact Economy

Gas prices continue creeping back up to the dreaded $4 per gallon mark. That critical threshold could effect the cost of living.

07/24/2013

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Gas Prices Spike In Tri-State Area, Experts Say, Due To Unrest In Egypt

If it seems like you’re shelling out more for gas in the past few days that’s because you are. Gas prices have gone up more than a dime this month.

07/15/2013

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