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If You Own a Tesla, Sell It Back Immediately

Everyone knows the used car market is in shambles right now, but things are really heating up. The prices of used Tesla vehicles are still rapidly increasing, even higher than the price of a new car. Therefore, if you are on the fence about selling your Tesla…why not see what it is worth? It could be worth more than you paid initially.
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Two Taken to Redding-Area Hospital After Car Crashes Into Tree

On the night of Monday, July 26, 2021, two people were transported by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center in Redding for trauma evaluation and medical treatment after the car in which they were traveling crashed into a tree and ignited. The fiery collision occurred in the vicinity of Happy Valley Road and Erika Way, just before midnight, according to information released by the California Highway Patrol (CHP).
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What Cars Does Bill Gates Have?

Celebrities have plenty of expendable income, so many amass impressive car collections. Bill Gates may not be a Hollywood star, but he’s famous for co-founding Microsoft. His net worth is an estimated $124 billion, making him one of the world’s richest people. Gates spends some of that money on private...
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How does Congress want to make trucking safe in 2022?

Lawmakers responsible for funding agencies within the executive branch publish documents – called congressional reports – that accompany the funding legislation to give agencies a sense of where some in Congress stand on issues that do not make it into the bill. In the case of the fiscal year 2022...
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Statewide effort to prevent speeding begins today

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State Police and local law enforcement will be increasing patrols to target speeding from July 31 to August 8. According to preliminary data from the Institute for Traffic Safety Management and Research at the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College, unsafe speed was a contributing factor in 314 fatal crashes in 2020, compared to 230 fatal crashes in 2019 – a 36 percent increase. The 314 fatal crashes last year resulted in 365 deaths including drivers, bicyclists, and pedestrians.
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Maine Is De-Registering Imported Mitsubishi Delicas, and No One’s Sure Why

If you own a 25-year import vehicle, this clash between the state of Maine and Delica owners is significant. JDM enthusiasts and vanners love Mitsubishi’s quirky Delica, a cabover van with off-road credentials and a right-hand-drive configuration. For those who are familiar with the van-tastic Delica, this is not just a 4WD-capable competition vehicle or weekend off-roader; it's a daily driver and right at home on a long road trip. But in the state of Maine, the love for this minivan stops at the state line with the Bureau of Motor Vehicles.
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People Love Their Ford F-250s

The 2021 Ford F-250 is a large full-size pickup truck. It’s the number six pickup truck out of twenty in Consumer Reports rankings of full-size pickups. Its score falls right in the middle of the range – a 53 (the lowest truck scores a 53 and the highest-rated truck scores a 63. Still, the Ford F-250 has a high owner satisfaction rating; a 4/5. So why do people love their Ford F-250s?
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Will the Chevy Bolt Battery Fires Ruin the EV’s Reliability Rating?

The Chevy Bolt EV is a five-door, front-motor, all-electric subcompact hatchback developed by GM Korea and LG in 2012. In 2015, development was transferred to GM Proving Grounds in Milford, Michigan, where over 50 handbuilt prototypes were tested. That same year, General Motors announced the Bolt would begin production. Since then, the Chevy Bolt has become America’s favorite pocket-sized EV.
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Connecticut Families Warn Drivers About Runaway Car Dangers

Connecticut Families Warn Drivers About Runaway Car Dangers. In 2017, Gabrielle Thorp of Norwalk died when she was pinned between two vehicles. A few months later, Kathleen Hofer was run over in the driveway of her son’s New Canaan home. In both cases, the victims’ families believe the cars rolled...
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The 2021 Hyundai Kona Has Excellent Reliability

The 2021 Hyundai Kona’s reliability is very high. This makes this Consumer Reports-recommended subcompact SUV an attractive option for car shoppers. Additionally, the Kona has a solid road-test score, as well as a decent owner satisfaction score. The reliability of the 2021 Hyundai Kona is a perfect 5. To determine...
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Covid-19 Coronavirus Impact on Traffic Data Shows

The COVID-19 pandemic and associated restrictions in the spring of 2020, such as stay-at-home orders, led to a drastic drop in U.S. road travel and a sharp increase in the number of people who chose to stay home all day. While the dramatic change in traffic patterns was widely noted last year, new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety’s New American Driving Survey (2020) provides compelling month-by-month data that examines the types of trips and the characteristics of the people who altered their driving habits. According to the research, the average number of all daily personal car trips plunged 45% in April 2020 and 40% for trips by all modes of transportation combined. The dip in travel moderated later in the year but remained below 2019 levels.

Toyota Actively Lobbying To Slow Down EV Revolution

Toyota seems to be doing everything possible to become known as one of the most despicable corporations on the face of the Earth. Last month it was revealed that it was the largest corporate contributor to members of Congress who voted against certifying the result of the last election. When it was called out for doing that, Toyota attempted to put up some lame defense before finally backing down. Does it disturb you that a Japanese corporation is funding an insurrection against the the US government? It does me.
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Madison County Sheriffs to participate in Speed Awareness Week campaign

Wampsville, N.Y. — The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is participating in a targeted program to reduce speed-related crashes and save lives as part of Speed Awareness Week, a statewide campaign organized by the NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee. The intensified engagement and enforcement effort aimed at speeding drivers underscores the severity of the problem, both locally and across the nation.