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Study: Nearly 20% Of U.S. Cars Are Under Recall

We’ve seen an especially high number of auto recalls over the past couple of years. In 2014 alone, 64 million vehicles in the U.S. were recalled — a new record. Thanks to the ongoing Takata airbag fiasco and Volkswagen’s Dieselgate crisis, dealer service centers will likely be busy for months,Read More

Study: Folks Under 55 Are Increasingly Less Likely To Drive

It may be a cliche, but it’s one that’s been confirmed by study after study: younger Americans just aren’t that interested in driving. Still don’t believe it? The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute has additional data to support the claim. Researchers Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle recently took aRead More

Study: Young People Aren’t Drinking & Driving As Much As They Used To

When we think about the problem of drinking and driving, we often associate it with younger, less experienced drivers. A new study shows that the practice has become far less common among motorists age 16 to 25, though we’re not out of the woods, yet. ALSO SEE: Diesels Doomed? DelhiRead More

Study: Toyota Corolla Is Most Reliable Car In America, But Fords Are Cheaper To Repair

December means many things to many people. Chief among them: holiday meals, shopping for gifts, and socializing with family members and co-workers you’d ordinarily never speak to. December also means that it’s time for year-end wrap-ups. CarMD has just published one that should be of interest to anyone who ownsRead More

Study: Autonomous Cars Need Driver’s Licenses, Too

Over the past couple of weeks, Tesla has made headlines for its autopilot software, which allows the company’s Model S sedan drive itself under certain conditions. While fans and futurists have hailed this as the arrival of the fully autonomous car, some reports from owners suggest that the technology isRead More

Study: Autonomous Vehicles Will Go Mainstream In 5 – 10 Years

Auto enthusiasts and analysts have been debating autonomous cars for years. Some critics think they’re decades away from becoming a reality, and at least one survey has shown that a majority of motorists don’t want to be anywhere near them (despite the fact that autonomous cars are better drivers). OnRead More

Study: People Don’t Want Autonomous Cars To Do All The Driving

By now, everyone seems to understand that autonomous cars are the way of the future. Self-driving vehicles promise to reduce the number of automobile accidents on our roads, keep traffic humming along, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. ALSO SEE: Another Study Agrees: Autonomous Cars Will Annihilate City Budgets & SendRead More

Another Study Agrees: Autonomous Cars Will Annihilate City Budgets & Send Flo To The Poorhouse

Look at Google’s adorable autonomous car up there. Isn’t it cute? It looks as harmless as a wireless mouse or a koala wearing a fez. Precious. But do not be deceived, dear reader, for verily, that vile contraption is a harbinger of doom and destruction. It will unleash hell onRead More