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Fourth Grader Thwarts Carjacking In Texas

Last week, a 9-year-old boy in Houston, Texas, saved himself and several other kids from a car-jacking criminal by calling 911....


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How Teen Driver Gender Is Linked To Crash Type

A new study from Kansas State University found that young men and women crash their cars at different times and in different ways....

CATEGORIES: Driving, Car Crashes

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L.A. Cop Will Not Be Charged In Distracted Driving Death

An L.A. County Sheriff's Deputy will not be charged in the death of a cyclists he hit and killed last December while distracted by his mobile on-board computer....

CATEGORIES: Driving Laws, Car Crashes, Traffic

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Is It Faster To Weave In And Out Of Traffic Or Stay In One Lane?

The Mythbusters are out on the road testing which will get you to your destination quicker, weaving into speedier and more promising lanes or sticking it out in a single lane?...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving, Weird Car News, Road Trips

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Dad Acquitted In Slaying Of Driver Who Killed Sons

A southeast Texas man says that despite his acquittal Wednesday for the shooting death of the drunken driver who caused a crash that killed his two sons, there are no winners....


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Spiders Force Suzuki To Recall Midsize Cars

Spiders have forced Suzuki to recall more than 19,000 midsize cars....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Car Safety, Suzuki News and Reviews

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Which American Cities Have The Best And Worst Accident Rates?

Allstate Insurance released its 10th annual America's Best Drivers report this week. In reviewing millions of claims and taking into account factors like city density, population and even weather,...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Weird Car News, Car Crashes, Traffic

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Car Dealer Charged For Selling Cars Damaged In Hurricane Sandy

A car dealer in Manalapan, New Jersey pled guilty Monday to theft by deception after he manipulated the titles of cars damaged in Hurricane Sandy and sold the cars to unsuspecting customers....

CATEGORIES: Car Buying Tips, Car Dealers, Car Selling

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What Not To Say To A Car Dealer

Apprehensive about shopping for a new car? Afraid you'll say the wrong thing to a car dealer that will give him the upper hand in the price battle? Shopping for a new car, or even a used one, doesn't...

CATEGORIES: Car Shopping

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Child In Hot Car Not 'Distressed' Enough For Dispatch To Send Help

A frantic mother called Tampa police Saturday afternoon after accidentally locking her child in her car, only to be told by dispatch that the police wouldn't come out unless the child was in distress....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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California Senator Arrested For DUI After Voting Against Ride-Sharing Services

A California Senator who voted in favor of strict new regulations on ride-sharing companies ended up with DUI charges very next day....

CATEGORIES: Driving Laws, Weird Car News, Drunk Driving

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Texas Cop Points Gun At Young Children During Traffic Stop

Police in Forney, Texas received a call about a beige or tan Toyota full of men pointing guns at other drivers on the, but the car they pulled over was neither beige nor a Toyota....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Traffic

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How To Survive A Wrong-Way Driver

Driving down a freeway and suddenly seeing headlights coming your way isn't suppose to happen, but it does. Whether drunk or confused, wrong-way drivers happen and can cost lives....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving, Car Crashes

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Driverless Cars Could Lead To Organ Donor Shortage

Unintended consequences abound when it comes to emerging technology, and self-driving cars are no exception....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving, Car Crashes, Traffic

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Auto Finance Company Fined $2.75M For Hurting Customers' Credit

The auto financing company First Investors Financial Services Group was fined $2.75 million on Wednesday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for reporting incorrect information to credit...


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New Corvette Feature Keeps An Eye On Valets

General Motors has an option on the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette that takes worries about joy-riding valets away....

CATEGORIES: Chevy News and Reviews, Car Gadgets

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This Motorcyclist Might Be Luckiest Crash Victim Ever

A motorcyclist veers into the left lane of traffic and collides with a slower-moving car that's also changing lanes. The results could be catastrophic, but the biker survives in the coolest way...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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Does Dollar Rent A Car Routinely Swindle Customers Via Insurance Scam?

Dollar Rent A Car is the subject of two class-action lawsuits that allege systematic swindling of customers via fraudulent insurance charges....

CATEGORIES: Automotive News

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Teen Dies Trying To Stop Drunk Friend From Driving

A teen in Coconut Creek, Florida was killed late Saturday night trying to stop his intoxicated friend from driving....

CATEGORIES: Driving, Car Crashes, Drunk Driving

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Son Turns Mother In For Making Meth In Car

A Florida mom was arrested Friday after her young son showed their landlord the makeshift meth lab in the trunk of her car....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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