Project Yellow Light contest winners send a powerful message to their peers about the dangers of distracted driving.

At Elephant, one of our most important goals is to ensure the safety of our community, especially the roads we drive on every day. One way we strive towards this goal is through our support of Project Yellow Light, a national scholarship competition that was founded by Julie Garner, who lost her teenage son Hunter… Read More

Published on June 24, 2022

10 safe driving scholarship options to apply to

Nothing is more important than being a safe driver on the road. Distracted driving and drunk driving have enormous consequences not only for you as a driver, but for your family and other people on the road. Because it impacts thousands of Americans every year, particularly teens who account for almost 10 percent of distracted… Read More

Published on May 23, 2022
Auto Tips + Tech, Safety

Common Car Maintenance How-Tos

Cars are great when they’re running properly, right? But even if you keep your vehicle up to date on oil changes and routine maintenance, things are bound to pop up that require your attention. And when they do occur, it’s important to know how to respond. Even if you’re not the most mechanically-minded or car-savvy… Read More

Published on February 23, 2022

Is it safe to drive a compact car?

When you’re thinking of buying a car, nothing may be more reliable than a compact. They are affordable, great on gas, stylish, and depending on the make and model, could be tried-and-true in performance. Popular models include the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, and Hyundai Elantra. This class of cars, one step above subcompact vehicles and… Read More

Published on February 17, 2022

Road rage and driving anxiety

Let’s face it, driving can be stressful. Traffic jams, distracted drivers, car trouble: all these factors can lead to a commute that leaves you wanting to pull your hair out. However, the way you react to these stressors can affect you and your fellow motorists’ safety in a major way. Let’s talk about the ways… Read More

Published on February 10, 2022

Catalytic converter theft: what you should know

If the inner workings of automobiles aren’t your strong suit, the title of this article alone might have you wondering: what on earth is a catalytic converter? What does it do? Why would someone want to steal one? If this is the case, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll answer all… Read More

Published on December 23, 2021