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The first time a teen sits behind the wheel of a car they may find themselves overwhelmed by the weight of the options to monitor and be aware of. Before taking your first trip in a car or setting out on a lifetime of driving it is important to be aware of some important tips and tricks.
Added by Anica Oaks on March 7, 2019 at 10:09am — No Comments
One of the reasons why teenagers’ auto insurance rates are higher than rates for many other age groups is because they may be more likely to get in accidents and to receive traffic citations for speeding and other violations. This may be because of a lack of experience and various other factors. With this knowledge in mind,…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Long-haul trucking can be quite difficult, even in nice conditions. Driving a rig during the winter is even harder and even hazardous. Upwards of 1,200,000 crashes happened due to bad weather throughout 2004-2013. These incidents killed roughly 6,000 people. Trucks are particularly susceptible to risk in these circumstances because of their heavier…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on January 3, 2019 at 12:31pm — No Comments
Approximately 27 percent of all fatal car accidents involve speed, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Of those deaths, approximately 39 percent were males between the ages of 15 and 20, but other groups are involved as well. If…
Added by Hannah Whittenly on January 22, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments
A small chip in your windshield may not seem like a big deal. However, if it is not fixed or replaced, the chip could get larger and start to cause serious problems. Why is it so important to get that small windshield issue taken care of as soon as possible?
One minute, you…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on August 1, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
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If you have a child who is about to turn 16, his or her top priority may be to get a car and a license to drive it.…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on June 26, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
An auto accident on the freeway may seem more intense and frightening than an accident on a neighborhood street. The high rates of speed, heavy traffic and minimal room on the shoulder or berm can complicate the situation. If you are involved in an accident while driving on the freeway, these four tips will help you to stay…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on May 26, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
The telltale sign of a sea of brake lights obstructing your front view is almost always an indication that there has been an accident. This realization is usually followed by the self-gratifying thought, "Thank goodness it wasn't me." However, sometimes we are the one involved and it is never pleasant and always harrowing not matter how minor or major. There are a few strategies that drivers can utilize to help avoid these sickening driving incidences.
Added by Rachael Murphey on May 18, 2017 at 9:40am — No Comments
While you're riding in a car, you trust the instincts and the driving skills of the person you're with in most situations. However, accidents can and do happen. You could be involved in an accident that is not the fault of the driver, but the driver couldn't do anything to avoid the accident taking place. There are some things that you want to keep in mind to protect yourself…Continue
Added by Hannah Whittenly on April 28, 2017 at 8:17am — No Comments
Freedom and driving go somewhat hand in hand, but there are important driving and vehicle ownership aspects that teenagers need to know about before holding the keys to their own set of wheels. While there is usually some degree of parental anxiety…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on March 24, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Many parents dread the day when their teenagers are going to be old enough to get behind the wheel of a vehicle and take off on their own. Even though thousands of…Continue
Added by Hannah Whittenly on February 10, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Sixteenth birthdays are arguably the most exciting of a teenager’s milestones, surpassing even the legal adulthood that comes with eighteenth birthdays, in terms of importance. The reason for this considerable significance is straightforward: driving. When a young adult…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on November 1, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments
Avoiding traffic tickets seems simple enough: the red light means stop, the green light means go, obey the posted speed limit, and so forth. However, even the most cautious of drivers slip up from time to time and accidentally commit a traffic violation. But there’s no…Continue
Added by Freya Gilbert on September 3, 2016 at 8:30pm — No Comments
DMEautomotive’s mobile shopping and vehicle ownership app allows Lithia dealerships to target younger service/sales customers and keep current customers ‘close-at-hand’Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on May 22, 2012 at 5:41am — No Comments