Subscribe: Autoblog
http://www.autoblog.com/category/driving/rss.xml
Preview: Autoblog

Autoblog Driving



Autoblog Driving



 









Reinventing the automatic shifter: the strange, the bad, and the ugly

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:45:00 EST

Filed under:

(image) For whatever reason, car companies keep trying to reinvent the automatic shifter. The classic PRNDL has given way to dials, buttons, and stalks.

Continue reading Reinventing the automatic shifter: the strange, the bad, and the ugly

Reinventing the automatic shifter: the strange, the bad, and the ugly originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



5 tips to reaching a fair car accident settlement

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST

Filed under: ,

(image) Getting a fair settlement offer from an insurance company following an auto accident often takes a bit of negotiation.

Continue reading 5 tips to reaching a fair car accident settlement

5 tips to reaching a fair car accident settlement originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



How to know if your car accident settlement offer is too high or low

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST

Filed under: ,

(image) After an accident, the settlement offer you receive from the insurance company may not be what you expect.

Continue reading How to know if your car accident settlement offer is too high or low

How to know if your car accident settlement offer is too high or low originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments









Michigan man fined for warming up his car

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:19:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,,,

(image) Another tale of the cold, long arm of the law.

Continue reading Michigan man fined for warming up his car

Michigan man fined for warming up his car originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:19:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Cell phone thieves target gridlocked drivers

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:29:00 EST

Filed under: ,,

(image) The Chicago Police Department released a statement last week warning drivers to be on the lookout for cell-phone thieves snatching phones out of cars stuck in heavy traffic.

Continue reading Cell phone thieves target gridlocked drivers

Cell phone thieves target gridlocked drivers originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:59:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,,

(image) Apple has a patent on technology that would lock down a phone while a user is driving. The lawsuit claims that failure to implement the tech makes Apple culpable in the victim's death.

Continue reading Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving

Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments






States with medical marijuana laws have fewer traffic fatalities, according to a new study

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:30:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,

(image) This is only the case with younger drivers, although they don't represent the majority of medical marijuana users.

Continue reading States with medical marijuana laws have fewer traffic fatalities, according to a new study

States with medical marijuana laws have fewer traffic fatalities, according to a new study originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Watch as a driver in Manhattan makes 240 consecutive green lights

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 13:45:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,

(image) An early morning drive shines a whole new light on a city.

Continue reading Watch as a driver in Manhattan makes 240 consecutive green lights

Watch as a driver in Manhattan makes 240 consecutive green lights originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Dec 2016 13:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Alberta man driving a Zamboni through Tim Hortons drive-thru is peak Canadiana

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:05:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,

(image) In what is surely the most Canadian thing to ever happen, an Alberta man drove his Zamboni home from work earlier this week and stopped into Tim Hortons for a little pick-me-up for the drive. According to CBC, Jesse Myshak was working on his recently purchased Zamboni at his workplace in Stony Plain, Alberta on Tuesday. He bought the big machine to resurface his backyard ice rink, a fact that is delightfully Canadian in its own right, and after tinkering with it all day it was ready for action.

Continue reading Alberta man driving a Zamboni through Tim Hortons drive-thru is peak Canadiana

Alberta man driving a Zamboni through Tim Hortons drive-thru is peak Canadiana originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:05:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Drunk trucker falls out of his truck, ends up blowing three times the legal limit

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:01:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,,

(image) Video was recently released by the Minnesota State Patrol showing a trooper arresting an incredibly drunk Wal-Mart truck driver on Highway 10 back in July.

Continue reading Drunk trucker falls out of his truck, ends up blowing three times the legal limit

Drunk trucker falls out of his truck, ends up blowing three times the legal limit originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Deadly 67-car pileup leaves three dead, dozens injured near Baltimore

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:51:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,

(image) The season's first major winter storm caused a deadly, slow-motion, 67-car pileup near Baltimore over the weekend.

Continue reading Deadly 67-car pileup leaves three dead, dozens injured near Baltimore

Deadly 67-car pileup leaves three dead, dozens injured near Baltimore originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:51:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments






Navigating deep snow can have fiery results for unsuspecting drivers.

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:55:00 EST

Filed under: ,,,,

(image) A video of Cleveland area firefighters putting out a car fire during a raging snowstorm last weekend highlights largely unknown fire dangers for motorists.

Continue reading Navigating deep snow can have fiery results for unsuspecting drivers.

Navigating deep snow can have fiery results for unsuspecting drivers. originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:55:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments



Ohio State Trooper nearly killed by drowsy driver while changing a tire

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:38:00 EST

Filed under: ,,

(image) An Ohio State Trooper is lucky to be alive today after a drowsy driver swerved and crashed into his cruiser while he was changing a motorist's tire along a busy highway last week.

Continue reading Ohio State Trooper nearly killed by drowsy driver while changing a tire

Ohio State Trooper nearly killed by drowsy driver while changing a tire originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:38:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink |  Email this |  Comments