When the time comes to buy a new car, we all do a ridiculous amount of research. Much of that research is to ensure our new car is safe. We check out crash test ratings and the availability of safety features and compare one vehicle to the other in excruciating detail all to be sure […]
Do you feel safe without a seatbelt in the back seat? Here’s why you shouldn’t.
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 […]
In a recent round of crash testing by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Tesla Model S finds itself at the bottom of the list.
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.