You're driving along quite happily when, all of a sudden, a dog runs out into the road just in front of you. You have a split second to react to what's happened. When you stamp on the brakes, you confidently expect they'll bring you to a halt in time.
But, how can you be so sure? Because brakes use the power of science and thankfully, for the most part, science doesn't let us down!
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You must enter by Monday 15th February @ 5pm, winners will be chosen at random and notified on Tuesday 16th February.
Winterizing your vehicle is a wise idea, says the Car Care Council. An investment of an hour or two to have your vehicle checked is all it takes to have peace of mind and help avoid the cost and hassle of a breakdown during severe weather.