Getting a driver’s license is a right of passage for teenagers, but it’s a frightening time for parents. You send them to classes and try to teach them what they need to know, but there’s no way to sure they have they skills they need to be safe on the road. Ford’s Driving Skills for […]
Drive through Colorado now and there are electronic sign boards everywhere threatening that the state’s new texting law fines have increased to $300. The trouble is that if you actually read the law — specifically one section — it flat-out condones texting and driving under a number of conditions.
Crash tests are helpful, but real world crash data is hard to beat when comparing cars for safety.
Modern vehicle safety systems are a riot in a car wash. So we made a tape.
Schools are out and summer is here. It’s time for teens to kick back, relax, and enjoy a little break before the start of the next school year. It’s also the start of the 100 Deadliest Days. This is the time between Memorial Day and when kids head back to school and it’s a dangerous […]
Automakers are ahead of regulators on automatic braking. Nissan joins Toyota in beating a key deadline.
Every year as summer arrives so does news of children dying of heatstroke when they are accidentally left in cars. Lawmakers are now pushing for legislation that would require new cars to have preventive systems to remind parents when a child is in the back seat.
In the golden age of automotive advertising safety never got in the way of the fun.
This crash of a 2015 Toyota Corolla vs. a 1998 Corolla, shows just how much safer a new car is compared to an old one.