Cars / Accidents

  • 12 worst cities for traffic

      

    Tie-ups, congestion and everything else you love to hate on the road are on the rise. But does your city rank in the Top 12 for cities with the worst traffic? New stats from Texas A&M...

  • 3 ways to monitor your teen behind the wheel

      

    When it comes to keeping teen drivers safe behind the wheel, there's a growing arsenal of technology you can use to protect your most precious assets -- your children! Automakers are...

  • New Garmin device makes high-end safety features widely available

      

    New Garmin device makes high-end safety features available to everyone For years, new safety features debuted in luxury cars which effectively put them out of the reach of most normal...

  • Watch: How to change a tire

      

    A 2014 survey found that 52% of U.S. teens -- between the ages of 15 and 17 -- didn't know how to change a car tire. Watch more: How to jump start a car battery It's important for...

  • How to jump start a car battery

      

    All drivers should know how to safely jump start their car battery, not only to protect yourself, but also to save money by avoiding having to hire someone to come do it for you. If you...

  • Spoiled son torches Ferrari so rich dad will buy him a new one

      

    Talk about a major temper tantrum! The son of a Swiss millionaire has been sentenced to 22 months' probation and fined $32,000 after setting his $245,000 Ferrari on fire so that he...

  • Best auto insurance companies

      

    Thinking about shopping your auto insurance? The September 2015 issue of Consumer Reports reveals the best auto insurance companies. Car insurance ads on TV promise accident forgiveness,...

  • Loss of freedom to drive detrimental to seniors

      

    New York, NY — A new study finds taking the keys from elderly drivers may keep them physically safe, but it may come at the cost of their mental health.  The report from AAA and...

  • Chrysler recalls several Jeeps and other vehicles over hijack threat

      

    Chrysler announced Friday that it is recalling 1.4 million cars due to a security flaw that makes them vulnerable to hackers.    A Wired magazine investigation demonstrated how...

  • New car seat could prevent hot-car deaths

      

    Evenflo has developed a new car seat that could prevent the horrible hot-car deaths that have been covered in the news. It's called the Evenflo Advanced Embrace DLX and it has what is...

  • Watch hackers remotely take control of a Jeep on the highway

      

    Hackers claim they have developed software that can effectively take control of a Jeep Cherokee's dashboard, transmission, steering and even brakes.   Charlie Miller and Chris...

  • Defective cars could be available for rent

      

    Cally Houck’s daughters Raechel and Jacqueline died in a crash while driving a rental car in California 10 years ago.  The Chrysler PT Cruiser had a power steering...

  • Iran nuclear deal could push gas prices below $2 this year

      

    A landmark nuclear agreement with Iran was announced Tuesday and it could mean lower gases prices for Americans in the coming months. Iran nuclear deal: What it is The U.S., along with other...

  • Don’t Take Selfies With Your Pet While Driving, AAA Warns

      

    Going on a road trip for the long 4th of July weekend? If you take your dog with you, make sure you don’t try to snap a selfie of you with your four-legged friend, AAA says. A look at...

  • The Clark Smart Steps for Buying a New Car

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase. Here's how to buy a new car First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank...