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Chrysler Readying Plug-In Hybrid Minivan: Would It Fit Your Needs?

Chrysler Readying Plug-In Hybrid Minivan: Would It Fit Your Needs?

Would you reconsider a minivan, if it offered an advanced plug-in hybrid powertrain that would be able to do short errands and perhaps your commute on electricity alone? It’s a question that Chrysler—now FCA, as the broader automaker that includes Fiat, Dodge, Ram, and Alfa... read more

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Drowsy driver - AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Drivers 19-24 Still Nodding Off Behind The Wheel, Says AAA

Younger drivers might be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, but it might only be because of the energy drinks they're gulping down to counter chronic fatigue and stay alert behind... read more November 4, 2013 by 


 
Halloween

Keep Halloween Safe: Driving Tips For Parents

Along with shopping for just the right costume for the annual trick-or-treat outing, the AAA has some words of caution for parents to help keep their children safe this... read more October 28, 2013 by 


 
Teen Driver - Ed Cunicelli, courtesy The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

It's Teen Driver Safety Week--Do You Know How Your Kids Are Driving?

For millions of teens, driving is considered a rite of passage, a golden ticket to freedom and independence. Learning to drive safely is of paramount importance as teens... read more October 20, 2013 by 


 
parking - How to Park: the Must-Read Manual for Teen Drivers

Teach Your Teen How To Park A Car

Your teen is driving now? Congratulations or apologies, either way. It's not the most eagerly anticipated parental role--getting involved in a teenager’s required... read more October 12, 2013 by 


 
Anne Murray Will Have Her Revenge On Kanye West

Anne Murray Is The Jam For Safer Teen Drivers; Kanye Loses, Again

It shouldn’t be a surprise, but maybe it is. A new Israeli study of teen drivers found that music choices affected driving ability, and that soft rock calmed driving... read more August 22, 2013 by  0


 
Spy shots of a 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT powered by the ‘Hellcat’ supercharged Hemi V-8

One in Three Teens "Just Not Interested" In Driving: AAA

Less than half of all American teenagers get their first driver's license within a year of becoming eligible to drive, a new study from AAA says. In stark contrast to 20... read more August 2, 2013 by  3


 
Child vehicular heatstroke deaths -temperatures climb quickly in parked cars

Parked Cars Deadly For Kids This Summer

It’s only mid-July and already 21 children under the age of five have died from heatstroke in parked cars across America. Child safety advocacy groups urge parents and... read more July 21, 2013 by  0


 
Teen driver

Adding A Teen Driver Can Send Parents’ Auto Policy Rates Soaring

With summer almost here and teens eager to get behind the wheel, parents may be weighing the prospect of adding their son or daughter to their existing auto policy. This... read more July 3, 2013 by  1


 
Teens in car - AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Ford Teen Driving Survey: Guys Speed, Girls Talk

With vehicle crashes the leading cause of death among teens, a new teen driving survey looks at teen driving practices, behaviors and perceptions – and shows some... read more June 13, 2013 by  0


 
Car accident

Younger Women Drivers More Likely To Die In Crashes Than Younger Men: Study

An analysis of 50 years of crash data by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) finds that younger women drivers, aged 21-30, are 25.9 percent more likely... read more May 28, 2013 by  0


 
Drunk driver

To Combat Drunk Driving, NTSB Wants Tougher Blood-Alcohol Limits

Seeking to toughen the allowable alcohol limit for drivers, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is calling on states to lower the legal blood alcohol content... read more May 15, 2013 by  0


 
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month 2013 - Washington, D.C.

It's Youth Traffic Safety Month--Are Your Kids Driving Safely?

To highlight awareness of the importance of teen driving safety, youth from across the country joined with the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS), leaders from... read more May 12, 2013 by  0


 
2014 Kia Sedona

Kia Sedona Minivan Returns For 2014: What's Changed?

After skipping the 2013 model year completely, the Kia Sedona is back for the 2014 model year. And although we expected a completely new van, what we get instead is a few... read more May 4, 2013 by  0


 
Older driver

NHTSA Proposes Older Driver, Family Vehicle Safety Ratings

In an effort to provide more relevant and useful vehicle safety ratings for specific audiences, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is proposing two... read more April 9, 2013 by  0


 
2014 Toyota Highlander Live Photos, 2013 New York Auto Show

2014 Toyota Highlander Video Preview

Toyota has introduced the third-generation Highlander, renewing its lease on the family crossover space with more refinement and updated styling. While the Highlander has... read more April 2, 2013 by  0


 

 
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