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Ford Mustang and driver saved from oncoming train in Portland

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:40:00 EST

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(image) A Ford Mustang became stuck in the snow on a Portland railway crossing and would have met the business end of a train if it wasn't for some Good Samaritans.

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NHTSA closing Tesla Autopilot fatality investigation

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:37:00 EST

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(image) The six-month probe into a fatal crash in Florida has come to an end.

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GM pays $1 million civil penalty to the SEC for ignition scandal

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:00 EST

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(image) This fine is a drop in the bucket compared to the total costs of the ignition switch scandal.

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

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:45:00 EST

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

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Winter driving safety tips

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST

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(image) If you're new to winter driving, you will soon have some new skills to develop.

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Refreshed 2017 Toyota Prius C adds standard safety features

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:59:00 EST

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(image) Toyota complements collision-avoidance, lane-assist, and automatic high-beam deployment features on its Prius C compact hybrid with improved styling.

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Michigan man fined for warming up his car

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:19:00 EST

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

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Bosch connected motorcycle technology: innovative or unnecessary?

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 09:00:00 EST

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(image) Are connected motorcycle technologies a boon for safety or nothing more than a distraction?

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Cell phone thieves target gridlocked drivers

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:29:00 EST

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(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.

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Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:59:00 EST

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(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.

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

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:30:00 EST

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

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

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:01:00 EST

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(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.

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

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:51:00 EST

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

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