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Top 10 Cars That Get the Most Tickets

Got a lead foot? You probably won't to be seen in any of these cars, according to a new study from Insurance.com! There's been this longstanding idea that people in red cars are more likely to get a ticket. That may have been true at one time. But today, police ...

Driverless cars are ready for the road

Driverless cars are ready for the road

Within 2 years, one major U.S. automaker will be offering completely driverless cars among its other traditional nameplates!

Hands Free in a Car Has Its Own Dangers

Many states ban the use of a cellphone when you're driving. They want you to do your calls and texts hands free. But it turns out those hands free laws could be more trouble than they're worth. New studies from AAA and the University of Utah find that it can ...

Trade Privacy for Cheaper Car Insurance?

There's a way to save on auto insurance that's gaining popularity, but you'll have to trade your privacy for lower premiums. Trading privacy for savings on auto insurance Under what's generally referred to as the 'pay as you drive' model, auto insurers track your every move using small monitoring devices ...

Easy Way To Stay on Top of Auto Recalls

If you're concerned with auto safety, the government now has a notification e-mail system that will alert you to recalls for your specific make, model, and year of car. Here's a simple way to learn about auto recalls There are recalls of cars all the time. Some serious, like braking ...

Save On Parking In Metro Areas

There are a couple of sites that can save you big bucks the next time you need to park in a busy metro area or at an airport. It's no secret that parking can be very expensive in metro areas. In fact, a tandem spot in Boston recently sold at ...

Apps That Help Prevent Texting While Driving

Parents of teen drivers have yet more weapons in their arsenal when it comes to keeping their kids safe behind the wheel. I told you recently about a pay service called Textecution.com that disables texting while driving. But at $30, this app is more on the expensive end of the ...

10 Worst Cities For Traffic

Traffic is getting worse, but does your city rank in the Top 10? There are new stats from 24/7 Wall St./Inrix, the latter a leading-provider of traffic information, that lists the worst cities for traffic. The list is tallied based on morning and evening rush hour numbers: Here's a look ...

Local government, red light camera installers in cahoots

  I am ultra-opposed to the red light cameras that are a presence in so many jurisdictions around the country. They're supposedly touted as a way to improve passenger safety and reduce the number of T -bone accidents. But I think red light cameras are not really there for safety, ...

How to find the best auto repair shops

When the chips are down and you need a car repair, where's the best place to get it done? Back in 1987, I bought an Acura Integra. When it needed service, a friend who also had an Integra recommended a dedicated shop that only worked on Hondas and Acuras. It's ...

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