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Innocent Of Speeding? In MA, You'll Pay Up Anyway

Innocent Of Speeding? In MA, You'll Pay Up Anyway

Going to traffic court used to be so simple. If you were found guilty, you paid the fine and associated costs, then went home to wait for your auto insurance premium to increase. Those days are gone, at least in Massachusetts: if you’re found not guilty of a traffic offense there, you still... read more

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An aerial view of the Naperville test track. Image: City of Naperville, IL

Illinois Town Gives Car Shoppers Their Own Test Track

If you live near Chicago, you may want to head down to Naperville, Illinois, the next time you’re in the market for a new or used car. We can’t tell you that... read more August 30, 2011 by  3


 
Old Driver

Seniors: Is An Online Driver’s Course In Your Future?

Everybody loves to save money, and when you’ve reached a certain age and have more than a few gray hairs not covered with hair coloring, you’re even more likely... read more August 30, 2011 by 


 
Old Driver

Older Drivers Using Computer Keys To Keep Car Keys

Parents of driver’s ed students quickly learn that, apart from mounting anxiety of their kids being licensed to drive, the learning experience is far different today... read more August 30, 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 


 
Texting behind the wheel

More Americans Favor New Teen Driver Requirements

A new survey conducted by Allstate Insurance finds that a majority of Americans, nearly six in 10, favor a national law that establishes minimum requirements for state... read more August 11, 2011 by  2


 
Soviet-era ekranoplan

Two Out Of Three Drivers Think They're More Skilled Than You

For years, we’ve said that most drivers overestimate their own abilities, and now we have scientific proof to back up our theory. According to a recent study by... read more August 10, 2011 by  1


 
Traffic light

It's National Stop On Red Week

With all the tumult in the stock market the past couple of days, you might not have noticed that August 7-13 is National Stop on Red Week. Or maybe you're just surprised that... read more August 10, 2011 by  1


 
Angry teen driver

Survey Says: Younger Drivers Prone To Get Lost, Frustrated

Today's drivers have access to a multitude of tech tools that make travel easier: in-car GPS, telematics services, smartphone apps, and so on. But a new survey suggests that... read more August 8, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Volvo S60 4-door Sedan Temperature Controls

Opinion: Make Collision Avoidance Systems Mandatory

When I was a teenager back in the '80s, we relied almost exclusively on the car to get us around. It was the car because the bus was slow and infrequent. Furthermore, a car... read more July 31, 2011 by  11


 
Drunk driver

PSA: Lose Your License in Australia and You're...

Advertising and just about most media from Australia have always proven to be different, unique, and dare I say, risqué. But Australians have always told it like it... read more July 27, 2011 by 


 
Honda Dog Friendly Element

Have A Dog? Survey Says You're Probably A Distracted Driver

There are over 78 million dogs living in American homes, and chances are pretty good (around 40%) that your household includes at least one canine companion. But if you're... read more July 27, 2011 by  2


 
2011 Porsche Sport Drive

2011 Porsche Sport Drive: Getting Butts In Seats

Porsche has stated in no uncertain terms that it wants to grow its sales volume. Porsche feels it has a perception issue -- it thinks consumers view its cars as expensive and... read more July 22, 2011 by 


 
Tumbler Batmobile

Chevrolet Cruze Diesel, 2012 Scion iQ: Car News Headlines

Chevrolet has confirmed the Cruze will offer a diesel engine option in 2013. [TheCarConnection] The Tumbler Batmobile will return in The Dark Knight Rises. [MotorAuthority]... read more July 22, 2011 by 


 
2012 Porsche 911 Prototype On Fire

Where Do You Drive To Beat The Heat? #YouTellUs

In some places in the U.S. it is so hot outside, you'd think your car is about to melt or instantly start on fire. Add to that some record humidity levels, and it has been... read more July 22, 2011 by 


 
America’s best sports car driving roads

What's The Coolest Place To Drive To Avoid The Heat? #YouTellUs

At this point, it almost doesn't matter where you live, it's a scorcher outside. Many states are experiencing record dewpoint levels on top of the summer heat wave, but where... read more July 22, 2011 by  1


 
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