For Teenagers, a New Car May Not Be the Wisest Choice
Many cars also have antilock brakes, which can ... driver will crash it. “The type of vehicle is more important than the model year,” said Linda Gorman, public affairs manager for AAA Arizona. For teenagers, an older midsize car is better than a new ...
Some Solo Drivers Will Use Any Excuse to Get in a Carpool Lane
On its snopes.com website, the San Fernando Valley Folklore Society tells of a woman who was pulled over in Arizona for driving alone in a carpool lane. When an officer asked her how many people were in her car ... naturally, drivers have also tried ...
Drive for safety: Bill sets new standards for teenage drivers
A teen driver has to make sure that everyone in her car is wearing a seat belt. And the state sells red stickers that must be affixed to the license plates of new ... can teach students the rules – things like how many passengers they can have in a ...
When 'Driver' Goes the Way of 'Computer'
The new prototype is the embodiment of something that Google, its affiliates, and other self-driving car thinkers have been talking about for a while: if the driver doesn't need controls, the whole car can ... in her recent play, She Was a Computer.
Arizona testing new safeguards against wrong-way drivers
Calls to 911 had poured in, but no patrol cars intercepted her. No message-board warnings were issued for other motorists. Wrong-way drivers have ... people were injured nationwide. To combat the problem, the Arizona Department of Transportation is testing ...