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Daily Driving Can Be Bad For Commuters' Mental Health

A new study out of the U.K. suggests that if you want to be happier, ditch the daily driving commute....

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Congress Skewers NHTSA's Investigative Competence

Five months after the top official at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration promised to reform the federal agency charged with keeping motorists safe, it remains mired in dysfunction and...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, GM News, Car Safety

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Drive-Thru Funeral Home Offers Mourners Convenience

A Michigan funeral parlor opened a drive-thru window for viewings Wednesday hoping to offer the bereaved a more convenient mourning experience....

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Audi Self-Driving Car Gets First Permit In California

Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more than four years - but until now, the Department of Motor Vehicles wasn't sure just how many were rolling around....

CATEGORIES: Automotive News, Car Gadgets, Car Safety, Driving, Driving Laws

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Drivers In Western U.S. State Named The Rudest In The Nation

A new survey suggests the rudest drivers in the country don't hail from big cities, but from America's heartland....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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San Diego, Los Angeles Public Schools Receive 18-Ton Armored Vehicle

The San Diego Unified School District received a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle (MRAP) for free last week through Defense Department Program 1033, known as the Excess Property program....

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California Woman Finds Neighbor's Body In Trunk

In a bizarre case in Riverside, California, the body of a man was found in the trunk of a car outside of a Walmart, and no one knows how it got there....

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Looking Back At Oprah's Free-Car Giveaway 10 Years Later

September 13 marks the 10-year anniversary of the memorable event, which caught everyone, including audience members, by surprise....

CATEGORIES: Car Shows, Pontiac News and Reviews, Weird Car News

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Risk Of Cyber Threats Increase As Cars Add Active Controls

Features in many new cars that are widely seen as the first steps toward a self-driving future may also making cars more susceptible to cyber crime, according to a recent study....

CATEGORIES: Car Gadgets, Car Safety, Weird Car News

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Detroit Tops List Of Most Expensive Cities To Insure A Car

Detroit once again tops a list of most expensive cities in America to insure a vehicle. Charlotte ranks as the cheapest....

CATEGORIES: Car Insurance Advice, Car Safety, Car Crashes

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Driver's Education Helps Reduce Teen Crash Rates

At a time when fewer students are participating in driver's education, a new study reaffirms the value of such classes....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety

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Motorcyclist Survives Encounter With Dangerous Semi Truck

A motorcyclist in Brazil avoided being crushed by an oblivious truck driver with some Hollywood stuntman moves earlier this month. ...

CATEGORIES: Car Crashes, Traffic

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3D Printer To Build Car In 44 Hours

The first 3D-printed car is scheduled to roll off its huge printer and onto Chicago streets Saturday as a display of the technology's possibilities in manufacturing....

CATEGORIES: Automotive Technology, Weird Car News

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Translogic 158: Works Electric Rover And Custom Chopper

Translogic host Jonathon Buckley heads to Portland, OR on a mission to prove that scooters aren't just a toy fad. A motorized scooter can be a viable solution to the "last mile" problem many city...

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Self-Driving Cars Could Be Bad News For Auto Insurance Industry

Who is responsible when a self-driving car is involved in a crash? That question has been on a lot of car insurers minds, and a new study from the RAND corporation shows they have every reason for...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving, Driving Laws, Car Crashes

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Tornado Destroys Garage Moments After Driver Escapes In Vehicle

A driver in Russia barely escaped the path of a tornado as it tore through their garage and went on to damage 470 more homes....

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Police Officers Using Controversial Network To Keep Tabs On Motorists

Law enforcement officers across the country have been using a private intelligence network to compile and share detailed information about motorists in the United States....

CATEGORIES: Driving, Speeding Tickets, Driving Laws, Traffic

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Consumers Not Interested In Connected Car Technology

Many consumers don't know about or trust car connectivity, according to a new study....

CATEGORIES: Automotive News, Automotive Technology, Car Gadgets, Car Safety, Driving

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GM To Offer Car That Will Almost Drive Itself

Cars that can talk to each other and almost drive themselves at freeway speeds are just two years away from the showroom, according to General Motors executives....

CATEGORIES: GM News, Driving, Concept Cars

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Truck Tailgate Thefts Rose 31 Percent Last Year

According to a study from the National Insurance Crime Bureau, truck tailgate theft is becoming more of a problem. From January 1, 2012, to December 31, 2013, the number of instances of this type of...

CATEGORIES: Car Theft

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