As states begin to enforce hand-held device bans, we offer suggestions on how to best use the technology you already own.
Adaptive Cruise Control is becoming common on all vehicles. Here is an overview for those who have not yet tried it.
Last week at the MIT MediaLab, the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) held its annual conference on advanced vehicle technology. The panel included executives involved in incorporating autonomous, semi-autonomous and infotainment technologies in our cars. The panelists came from auto manufacturers (Toyota and Hyundai), professional associations (SAE), suppliers (Qualcomm), academia (MIT) and consumer advocacy […]
High on the list of everyday frustrations we all face is a flat tire. They nearly always happen at the worst possible moment and they can be especially dangerous if you get a blowout. Michelin just unveiled a new airless tire that may end flat tire woes forever. The Uptis (Unique Puncture-Proof Tire System) made […]
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 […]
Here at BestRide we love readers who “question authority.” We are also passionate about safety. Here’s a story with a happy ending for both camps.
Do you ever speak while driving? How about adjusting a sun visor? Safety groups go off the deep end trying to make everything a safety nightmare.
Speed-related deaths are at historical lows in America. Here’s how the trend looks over time.
We get it, everybody’s busy. But according to recent data, millions of people are still riding around with Takata airbags that can cause injury and death if they deploy in an accident. It’s easy and free to get them replaced, and a new peer-to-peer safety platform called Carma Project is helping people point their friends […]