Autonomous cars are testing on public roads. This is nothing new. They’ve been out there for years. Their track record isn’t perfect, but it’s pretty good. Despite that record, a recent crash involving an autonomous Uber car in Tempe, Arizona is getting lots of attention.
Electric vehicles are about to go mainstream, but are they as safe as mainstream models?
The problem of not paying attention to the road when you’re driving isn’t new. There is always something out there ready to distract the driver. It might be a great song on the radio, a cup of coffee, or the burger you’re trying not to drip onto your clothes. It might also be your smartphone […]
Autonomous vehicle advocates forgot to tell you one thing: You’re going to drive slower.
According to NHTSA, with the exception of the Fourth of July, New Year’s Eve is the most dangerous driving holiday. Here’s how to avoid becoming a statistic.
Just 38 US models earn the industries highest safety rating. For 44 more it is close, but no cigar.
Distracted driving is a serious issue, and the US government wants to further limit how you can use your phone when you’re behind the wheel. This is the second phase of a set of voluntary guidelines, and this time, they’re targeting your phone instead of your car.
One of the most difficult things to get used to the first time you drive a hybrid or electric vehicle is the silence. It’s unnerving not to hear the engine, but it quickly becomes the norm, and you get used to the quiet. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is taking issue with all […]
The HANS device can save the life of anyone in a race car, but what is it like to wear?