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Nearly Half Of All U.S. Drivers Are Over 50: Is That Good News Or Bad?

Nearly Half Of All U.S. Drivers Are Over 50: Is That Good News Or Bad?

If you like statistics and factoids, you're going to love the ones that the U.S. Department of Transportation has uncovered regarding American drivers. They're being used as part of something called Beyond Traffic (PDF) -- a strategic plan that makes projections about transportation in the year...

March 24, 2015 by  -
 
2015 Ford F-150

2015 Ford F-150: Insurance Rates Hold Steady, Despite Aluminum Body

Wise people often say, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it", and if ever there was a vehicle that wasn't broke, it's the Ford F-150. That pickup has been America's best-selling... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model X testing on California road, Mar 2015  [Twitter: ModelXnews]

2015 BMW X1, 2016 Jaguar F-Type, Tesla Model X: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 BMW X1 Review The BMW X1 was slotted into the brand's lineup in the U.S. just two years ago, although it's been a known quantity in Europe for... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
Audi of America stormed Capitol Hill over the weekend and staged a 'TDI Party'

Is The Diesel Dead?

The U.S. can be confusing to Europeans. They don't understand our versions of football or coffee, and please don't get them started on our waistlines. (After an eye-opening... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
New York City skyline

2015 New York Auto Show

New York City might seem one of the most car-hostile environments on the planet, but it really isn't. Take the city's annual auto show as irrefutable proof of the opposite... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Limited Edition

Nissan Leaf Vs Volkswagen e-Golf: Compare Cars

While the Nissan Leaf is by far the best-selling electric car in the world--as of spring 2015, it's closing in on 200,000 units--it's far from the only all-electric... read more March 22, 2015 by 


 
Breathalyzer ignition interlock

Alcohol-Sniffing Ignition Interlocks Could Save Nearly $23 Billion & 4,000 Deaths Per Year

For years, elected officials and federal agencies have debated whether automakers should be required to equip new vehicles with alcohol ignition interlocks -- devices that... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Dodge Challenger ‘Shaker’

Dodge Challenger Vs. Ford Mustang: Compare Cars

Fans of muscle cars aren’t like most car shoppers: they often already know what they want. But what if you’re new to muscle cars? Or perhaps want to try some... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Sir Richard Branson (photo by Flickr user Stemoc)

Richard Branson & Virgin Preparing For Battle With Elon Musk & Tesla

Tesla Motors has been having one hell of a week. First, the electric car company was green-lighted to do business in New Jersey, then it unveiled "Range Assurance", a system... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Lewis Hamilton and his 1967 Ford Shelby GT500CR

2016 Chevy Malibu, Tesla Trip Tools, F1 Star Buys Mustang: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu To Get Teen Driver Mode Most of us were at one point teen drivers, and we’re all too familiar with the more risk-riddled... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Teaser for 2016 Chevrolet Malibu debuting at 2015 New York Auto Show

2016 Chevrolet Malibu To Get Teen Driver Mode

Most of us were at one point teen drivers, and we’re all too familiar with the more risk-riddled mentality of youth. Compound that with less actual driving skill and... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S  -  Trip Planner feature

Tesla Reveals Trip Tools: Do They Quash Electric-Car Range Anxiety?

Tesla Motors and its CEO Elon Musk already have what might be the best solution for so-called “range anxiety.” The all-electric Tesla Model S already has the... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
2008 Honda Pilot Concept

Honda Expands Takata Airbag Recall To Include 2001 Accord, 2004 Civic, 2008 Pilot

The long list of Honda vehicles being recalled to fix explosive Takata airbags just got a lot longer. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Teaser for 2016 Kia Optima debuting at 2015 New York Auto Show

2015 Chevy Impala, 2016 Kia Optima, Green Cars App: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Chevrolet Impala Review Remarkably stylish and, at last, completely modern, the 2015 Chevrolet Impala brings the traditional large Chevy sedan... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Chris Christie speaking at CPAC 2015 in Washington, DC. (photo by Gage Skidmore, via Wikimedia)

Tesla Returns To New Jersey: Will This Give Chris Christie's Presidential Campaign A Push?

Tesla Motors' battle for acceptance has finally come to an end -- at least in New Jersey. According to Detroit News, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill yesterday that will... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback Vs. Toyota Venza: Compare Cars

If you're looking for a vehicle that's a little taller and more versatile than a sedan or a wagon, but more carlike than most crossovers and sport-utility vehicles, look no... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 


 
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