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AAA Highlights New Vehicle Technology Trends In 2012

AAA Highlights New Vehicle Technology Trends In 2012

As the array of new vehicle technologies continues to increase, so, too does the trend toward consumer acceptance. That’s the gist of what AAA has found in its analysis of new vehicle technology trends in 2012. Considering that anti-lock brakes (ABS) and electronic stability control (ESC), at... read more

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Distracted driving

Safe Driving Tips For Parents: 5 From AAA That We All Can Use

With every New Year’s Day come the inevitable resolutions that many of us never quite get around to carrying out. As parents and drivers, however, there are five areas... read more January 4, 2012 by  0

Distracted driving

AAA Says It's Not Too Late For 5 Safe-Driving Resolutions

We may already be three days into 2012, but the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says it's not too late for drivers to make a few New Year's resolutions. Based on research... read more January 3, 2012 by  0

Drunk driver

Rethink Your Drinking This Holiday Period: Keep The Family Safe

The longest holiday period is just ahead, eleven days, to be exact, from December 23 through January 2, 2012. For nearly 92 million Americans, that means getting in the car... read more December 22, 2011 by  0

Older driver

Older Driver Safety Awareness Week: December 5-9

The facts are clear and they’re quite startling. Dubbed the “silver tsunami” by the American Automobile Association (AAA), the first wave of Baby Boomers is... read more December 6, 2011 by  0

Winter Testing Volvo C30

Family Car Guide Advice: Be Safe During Holiday Road Trips

It’s getting to be that time of the year again, the season to gather the family and head over to grandma’s house for Thanksgiving dinner or to spend some time... read more November 22, 2011 by  0

Sleepy driver - AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Nearly One-Third Of Drivers Admit To Driving While Half-Asleep: Survey

While drunk driving and distracted driving grab most of the headlines, new research shows that drowsy driving may be even more deadly than previously estimated. According to... read more November 4, 2011 by  0

Texting while driving

Distracted Driving: AAA Says Drivers Don't Practice What They Preach

Over the summer, AAA conducted its fourth annual Traffic Safety Culture Index, and while the study's findings are alarming, they shouldn't surprise anyone. That's because... read more October 4, 2011 by  0

Tracking device for AAA's 'ACE Teen Pilot Program"

AAA Insurance Monitors Teen Drivers With Onboard Gadget

Within the past year, we've seen at least two major companies launch programs that promise to lower insurance rates for customers willing to give up a little privacy. For... read more September 7, 2011 by  1

2011 Chrysler Town & Country

Americans To Drive More, Fly Less This Labor Day Weekend

The last gasp of summer is quickly approaching and families across America are making plans to do something to celebrate Labor Day weekend. According to a forecast from AAA... read more August 24, 2011 by  0

Car repair

One In Four Americans Unable To Afford Major Car Repair, AAA Says

A new survey out from AAA shows that a major car repair of $2,000 is too much for one in four American drivers to pay. Not only that, but one in eight can’t afford even... read more August 3, 2011 by  2

RepairPal iPhone app

AAA: 25 Percent Of Drivers Can't Afford A Major Repair

Just in case you need proof that most Americans are suffering in this stagnant economy, try this experiment: next time you’re at shopping mall or discount store, take a... read more August 3, 2011 by  0

2010 Honda Dog Friendly Element

Drivers Confess To Bad Dog Habits In The Car

In a nation where 78 million dogs reside in more than 46 million households, it’s no surprise Americans love their canine pets. But when it comes to packing Fido into... read more July 20, 2011 by  0

AAA's Mobile Electric Vehicle Charging truck

AAA To Offer Quick Charging For Stranded Electric Car Drivers

For years, AAA has been the very first call made by drivers with car trouble. Whether it was a dead battery, a flat tire or an empty gas tank, help from a AAA representative... read more July 19, 2011 by  0

2011 Ford Explorer

Underinflated Tires Can Cost You: Do Your PART

Planning to head out soon for a summer vacation or a quick weekend getaway? Before you do, make sure you do something even more important than packing your bags. Do your PART... read more June 6, 2011 by  0

Car repair

AAA Votes Yes On Right To Repair Legislation

If you have a nearly new vehicle or one with specialized technical demands or cutting-edge features, is it fair to assume that only the dealership can repair it, or should an... read more May 16, 2011 by  1


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