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NHTSA Urges Owners Of Recalled Takata Airbag Vehicles To Take Immediate Action

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Department of Transportation are taking the unusual step of issuing a followup press release urging owners of certain recalled vehicles "to...

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

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Hasn't Yet Signed Anti-Tesla Legislation

In Michigan, a bill that would entrench the existing dealer networks and prohibit direct car sales to buyers has passed both the state's house and senate, and awaits Gov. Rick Snyder's signature....

CATEGORIES: Green Cars, Auto Sales

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Chrysler Recalling Nearly 907,000 Cars, SUVs

Nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars are being recalled for alternators that can fail and heated power mirror wiring that can short and cause minor fires....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Chrysler News and Reviews

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Used Car Prices Expected To Drop In Next Few Years

This year's surge in new car sales could make for cheaper used cars down the road....

CATEGORIES: Car Shopping, Auto Sales, Car Values

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Americans Could Waste $2.8 Trillion Being Stuck In Traffic By 2030

A study from the Centre for Economics and Business Research and the company Inrix Inc claims to be the first to assess the "economic and environmental costs of U.S. traffic." It reports that...

CATEGORIES: Driving, Traffic

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Kids 39 Percent More Likely To Buy Parents' Car Brand

According to a new study from Michigan State University, kids are 39 percent more likely to buy cars from the brands their parents support....

CATEGORIES: Car Shopping, Automotive News, Driving

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Toyota Recalling 1.67 Million Vehicles Worldwide

Toyota is issuing three separate recalls covering 1.67 million vehicles worldwide with most of those models in Japan....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Toyota News and Reviews, Lexus News and Reviews

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Police Officer Uses iPhone To Locate Car-Crash Victim

​A tech-savvy cop in California saved a missing car-crash victim's life yesterday with a little know-how and an iPhone....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Crashes

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Ohio Groom, Friend Killed In Crash On Wedding Day

An Ohio man was killed on his wedding day when a pickup truck carrying him, his new wife and friends crashed....


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GM Ignition Switch Deaths Rise To 27

At least 27 people have died and 25 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, GM News

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Indy 500 Racer Turned Drug Trafficker Getting Early Release From Prison

Racing drivers live the fast life, but it's not all glory and fame. That's especially true of Randy Lanier – the former professional racing driver was sentenced in 1988 to life without parole on...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Famous Cars, Automotive History

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School Bus Driver Accused Of DUI During Field Trip

A Utah school bus driver was arrested Monday on suspicion of DUI after driving erratically and nearly hitting a car on a busy stretch of highway while taking 67 elementary-school students on a field...

CATEGORIES: Traffic, Drunk Driving

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Red-Light Camera Programs Decline; Speed Cameras Continue To Rise

After two decades of continuous growth, the number of red-light camera programs is declining in the United States. The number peaked at 540 two years ago, according to records kept by the Insurance...

CATEGORIES: Driving, Speeding Tickets, Driving Laws, Crossover Vehicle Reviews, Traffic

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Troopers Turn Blind Eye To Speeding Officers

Speeding cars caught on camera are usually a slam dunk for traffic cops looking to hand out a few tickets, but last week multiple cars cruised right past an officer while going more than 20 miles over...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Speeding Tickets, Driving Laws, Weird Car News

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Strangers Pay For Veteran's 1965 Ford Mustang To Be Restored

An Iraq war veteran in Pearland, Texas, thought he was stopping by the shop to check on some small repairs to his classic car over the weekend. When he arrived, he was surprised to find his 1965 Ford...

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Motorist Under Suspicion For Playing Frisbee Golf

The police department in Ankeny, Iowa apologized Thursday after video surfaced of one of its officers questioning a motorist about his drug habits because of his interest in Frisbee golf....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Traffic

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Tesla's 'D' Adds All-Wheel Drive, Safety Features

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveiled a new version of the luxury electric car maker's Model S sedan that includes all-wheel drive and self-driving "auto pilot" features....

CATEGORIES: Green Cars, Tesla News and Reviews, Electric Vehicles

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AAA Could Discontinue Billboards That Warn Of Speed Traps

Most people have never heard of Waldo, Florida, a tiny town of about 1,000 residents that lies along Route 310 between Gainesville and Jacksonville. But motorists who have driven through the tiny...

CATEGORIES: Speeding Tickets, Driving Laws, Weird Car News, Traffic

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Pastafarian Man Unable To Renew Driver's License

A Canadian man lost his driver's license in an attempt to test the bounds of religious freedom in his diverse British Columbian town....

CATEGORIES: Driving Laws, Weird Car News

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$2.4 Million Supercar Vandalized In Seattle

A Bugatti Veyron, a supercar known for being the most expensive street-legal production car in the world, was vandalized on the streets of Seattle....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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