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2021 was a record year for hit-and-runs—here's what to do if you're a victim

The General used data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to compare how rates of hit and runs in 2021 compare to previous years.
How one company is helping meet the growing demand for electric vehicle charging
(BPT) - If you own an electric vehicle (EV) or are seriously considering buying one in the near future, you're not alone. Thanks in …
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Which is right for you? EVs vs. gas-powered vehicles
(BPT) - The market for battery-electric vehicles (EVs) has quickly grown over the last several years as more consumers look to take …
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The Mobility Industry in Transition: LG to Present Future Vision at Global Mobility Show in Munich
(BPT) - The acceleration of electrification, connectivity and autonomous driving is fundamentally changing the mobility industry. In …
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State laws are putting AI in the driver's seat

Are you riding alongside driverless vehicles in your state? TruckInfo.net analyzed legislation across the U.S. to make sense of the range of laws.
The ultimate parent's playbook: 5 tips to maximize savings and energy for back-to-school season
(BPT) - Back-to-school season is right around the corner and with that comes more hectic schedules and opportunities for things to go …
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LG’s Drive Toward Better Future Mobility
(BPT) - Technology in the automotive sector is advancing swiftly. Electric cars and autonomous driving are rapidly evolving, and …
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5 epic tips for the ultimate summer road trip
(BPT) - Summer isn’t done yet — there’s still time to squeeze in one more epic adventure! Get ready to embrace the …
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Americans still love buying trucks, even as gas prices rise

Gas prices are staying stubbornly high compared to pre-pandemic prices. Insurify examined vehicle sales data to see how Americans are responding.

How gas prices have changed across the U.S. since the 1970s

CheapInsurance.com used historical data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to visualize monthly changes in gasoline prices over the last 45 years.

As car prices stabilize, car maintenance remains costly

Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and trade data from the U.S. Census Bureau, The General explored why car repairs are so costly.  

Car insurance FAQs: This is what a deductible and 14 other terms mean

CoPilot analyzed leading insurance industry resources to define 15 terms consumers need to know to navigate the car insurance market.  

How auto retailers across the country are making wishes come true

(BPT) - For Elijah, age 6, of Westchester County, New York, life hasn't been easy since he was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. However, a recent surprise has given him and his family a …

These insurance companies control the biggest chunks of the market

Top insurers thrive not by securing a monopoly but by finding the lowest-risk customers, according to rankings from the insurance shopping website Insurify.

Top 5 accessories to make the most of your tailgating season

(BPT) - The time is finally here to dust off the jerseys, wrangle up the crew and get ready for football season. But first — the tailgate. From providing shade, space and support to firing up …

China Challenges the World in Electric Vehicle Arena

(NewsUSA) - Electricity was in the air at China’s signature annual auto show in Shanghai, according to experts at the Special Competitive Studies Project (SCSP), a bipartisan nonprofit …
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These 25 states have seen the biggest increase in fatal auto collisions in the US

Panish | Shea | Boyle | Ravipudi examined NHTSA fatal auto collision data to find out which states experienced the biggest changes over three years.

States with the worst highways

Citing a report from Reason, Stacker compiled a list of states with the worst highways using factors such as infrastructure conditions and crash fatality data.

Survey finds college students sacrifice class for gas and ignore dashboard warnings

(BPT) - As college students set off to campuses nationwide, many say gas is their biggest financial strain and that they ignore dashboard warnings lights, including “check engine.” A new …

Major car manufacturer helps military veterans become trained technicians

(BPT) - Kia America recently launched the Kia Veterans Technician Apprenticeship Program (VTAP) to provide military veterans with the opportunity to become a trained Kia technician through a …

How Michigan is driving a greener mobility future

(BPT) - As the car capital of the world, Michigan has steered itself to be at the forefront of the next mobility revolution. The automotive industry faces a historic shift from the internal …

5 Tire Tips for Safe Summer Driving

(Family Features) Whether you're traveling across the country for vacation or just across town, consider these tire safety tips.

The hidden cost of gasoline

Grist explains how gas stations typically pollute the earth beneath them, causing a $20 billion toxic mess.

What speed limit zones are the most likely to see fatalities?

CheapInsurance.com cited data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to calculate rates of fatalities from car accidents on different types of roadways.

Honoring 50 years of rider education and training

(NewsUSA) - Motorcycle Safety Foundation Celebrates 50th Anniversary and 10 Million Enrolled IRVINE, Calif., July 6, 2023 — Millions of motorcycle and scooter riders nationwide and across the U.S. …
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Keeping kids safe in cars: A look at booster seat safety stats
Tonographer // Shutterstock Despite massive gains in child passenger safety over the years, unintentional accidents, including …
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Summer safety tips for young drivers
(BPT) - Many young people who have recently received their driver's license look forward to getting behind the wheel and driving to …
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10 of the most expensive cars driven by NBA players
Martyn Lucy // Getty Images Top basketball players and former players have impressive car collections, such as a classic Chevy …
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The cost of a used vehicle the year you turned 16
Eric Glenn // Shutterstock The first car is almost never the dream car. It's probably not the color you preferred, nor did it …
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Transportation is the largest source of carbon emissions in the US. Here's how it breaks down by state
Canva The United States is historically, and often proudly, a nation of cars. This perhaps relates to the country's strong ethos of …
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5 products to get the most of your truck while ‘Out in the Real’
(BPT) - Summer is upon us, and it’s the perfect time to get outdoors and live out all of life’s adventures on the open …
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Workforce of tomorrow: How today’s automotive leaders are training the next generation to foster an electric and connected future
(BPT) - As today’s leaders in the automotive industry re-imagine what the future of mobility looks like, so too must they …
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10 weird traffic laws you don't know you're breaking
Pavel1964 // Shutterstock Anyone who's prepared for a driving test is well aware of the extensive rules to memorize and abide by, …
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CARSTAR Kick Starts Summer with Yeti® Cooler and Swag Giveaway
(NewsUSA) - CARSTAR is Raising Money for Cystic Fibrosis and Giving Back to Their Loyal CustomersCARSTAR, North America’s largest …
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Creating a Giving Culture: How Companies are Building Better Communities with Philanthropy
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