Cars can be intimidating for the average Joe who has not put a lot of time or effort into learning about them, but there are plenty of resources available to help. Check out these ten tips for learning more about cars. Most of them are free and only require a little bit of patience and getting a bit hands-on. The internet is also a great place to anonymously look for answers to basic maintenance or customizing questions while saving face.
Watch Top Gear
When it aired live, Top Gear was the most viewed television show in the world. The entertainment factor was through the roof. Even if the average viewer did not care a thing about cars, there was something for everyone. The chemistry between the three hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May could not have been more spot-on. The intended audience was for fellow gearheads, but the cast also relied heavily on British humor, impossible missions, and fun races to get every viewer excited about cars. Reruns are now available on Netflix.