Driving

Here Are Five Great Winter Driving Tips

The temperatures are dropping, snow will start to fall and soon, seemingly everyone on the roads will collectively forget how to drive in the first …

Electric Vehicles

Experiments in robotics could help Amazon beat Australia's slow delivery problem

Amazon’s launch in Australia today is likely to put fresh scrutiny on the speed of Australia Post’s own deliveries. To that end, Australia Post is …

Robots

Pregnant Kate Middleton takes off-road driving experience despite Land Rover warning of danger for expectant mums

Pregnant Kate Middleton has taken on an off-road Jaguar Land Rover driving challenge despite the car manufacturer recommending expectant mothers not …

Royal Family

Gov. Baker calls for passage of cellphone driving ban

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker is throwing his support behind a proposal to ban motorists from holding cellphones while they drive.<p>The Republican …

Boston

Pope: People don’t think about how bad distracted driving really is!

Tells traffic police that mercy and force can go together<p>Pope Francis received the leaders and staff of the Central Directorate of Road and Railway …

Pope Francis

The UK driving test is changing in less than TWO WEEKS

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has confirmed that the driving test in England, Scotland and Wales will change from Monday 4 December …

Transportation

Holiday Driving Tips from Some Who Drive Large Trucks for a Living

Professional truck drivers explain their blind spots, and why it's not a good idea to tailgate large rigs.<p>Uber<p>As millions of Americans get ready to …

Transportation

All you need to know about driving test changes

<b>Driving tests in Wales will change from Monday 4 December 2017.</b><p>These are the four changes to the tests:<p><b>Independent Driving:</b> The independent driving …

News (Wales)

Troopers carry out strict texting while driving enforcement, troopers say

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety will be conducting a special enforcement effort to prevent distracted driving this week as traffic …

Transportation

IDOT gives winter driving tips

"Winter weather, get it together," is the Illinois Department of Transportation's motto this winter, and drivers got a taste of the season's …

Would you pass the new driving test? Try these new questions being introduced on December 4

It's been 82 years since the driving test became mandatory in the UK. A lot has happened since the Thirties, not least in terms of car design and road layouts – the driving exam itself has evolved steadily since the first candidate undertook it all those years ago.<p>This year, it gets another revamp. …

Tech Trends

Consumer Reports Tackles Distracted Driving And Calls Traffic Deaths A Public Health Epidemic

A five-year-old girl who died one Christmas Eve after a 20-year old accused of video chatting on his smartphone plowed into the back of her family’s car on a Texas highway.<p>An 18-year-old freshman at Michigan State University who was killed when a 21-year-old drove her car into his at 81 mph.<p>Their …

Consumer Reports

Canada Man Ticketed for Playing Pokmon Go While Driving - The Drive

Canada Man Ticketed for Playing Pokémon Go While Driving<p>"Now is not the time to use that," as Professor Oak would say.<p>Twitter/VancouverPD<p>The hit …

Pokémon Go

Which Drivers Are More Likely to Be Distracted?

A new study has found that young men, people who drive more often, and extraverted or neurotic people are more likely to be distracted while …

Neuroscience

German finds his parked car after 20 years - but he won't be able to drive it again

Car was only discovered after construction workers attempted to demolish the building in which it was parked.<p>Have you ever parked your car somewhere …

Transportation

5,000 stopped for distracted driving law

Near Pike Place Market, above State Route 99, tourist Chris Kettner was able to easily spot the people driving distracted.

Portland, OR

Vancouver driver straps iPhone and Samsung tablet to steering wheel

On Wednesday, a police officer in Vancouver, B.C., was faced with the mother of all distracted driving cases after pulling over an individual that …

Electronics

A Spinning Roller Coaster Billed as the Fastest, Tallest and Steepest Is Coming in 2018

(ORLANDO, Fla.) — This year’s theme park expo in Orlando, Florida, features the latest products, technology and trends in rides and the next big food …

Walt Disney Company

Can you spot what's off about this Toyota?

Stomper <b>Dean</b> was driving along Portsdow Road on Nov 13, when he noticed something was quite not right about the Toyota in front of him.<p>Upon closer …

Toyota

The cost of distracted driving is about to quadruple, report says

The Quebec government is considering quadrupling the existing sanctions for using smartphones while in control of a motor vehicle as part of its …

Canadian News

Last Minute Offer on the Last Driving Experience of 2017!

Next Wednesday the <b>22nd of November</b> we have 4 spaces left on our Classic Day Drive Experience. These fabulous days out usually cost £295 but we are …

Amazing

The Dangers of Driving While Distracted

Five-year-old Moriah Modisette died one Christmas Eve after a distracted driver plowed into the back of her family’s car on a Texas highway, …

Consumer News

Kevin Harvick recalls his first driving experience

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Sports

Framingham officer believed to be top distracted driving ticket writer in Mass.

Updated: Nov 15, 2017 - 9:45 PM<p>Loading...<p>FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – It’s against the law to text while driving in Massachusetts, and Boston 25 News has …

Distracted Driving

Vancouver driver busted for attaching cellphone, tablet to steering wheel

'Can't make it up,' says officer, tweeting photo of elaborate setup<p>No hands, big problem.<p>A Vancouver motorist was ticketed on Wednesday for driving …

Distracted Driving

Driving test’s new move ‘could kill and breaches the Highway Code’

A new manoeuvre added to driving tests is ‘death trap’, instructors say.<p>The revised ‘L’ test will launch the new technique on its release on December …

Transportation

What's the Best Car for City Driving?

Getting from light to light doesn't have to be boring. If you have the right car, city driving can be a ton of fun.<p>Driving in the city isn't always bad. Sure, you might have to deal with street lights, bikers, construction, and constant traffic, but driving in the city can actually be enjoyable—if …

Autos

Hot hatch battle: Focus RS vs Civic Type R vs M140i vs RS 3 vs Golf R vs AMG A45

HOW HOT do you like your hot hatchback? Fast and furious or brisk and civilised? And what should it look like? Would you prefer it to be as discreet …

Volkswagen Golf

Soon you will able to control your LADA with a smartphone

If you’ve ever dreamt of controlling your car with your smartphone, dream no more. All you need to do it buy a LADA Granta.<p>From 2018, owners of the model will be able to open doors, turn on the engine and headlights, track the location, and monitor the condition of the car - all via their …

10 Cars You Didn't Expect to Love

These cars might not seem like the most exciting, but once you get behind the wheel, it becomes a different story.

Autos