The Most Expensive Ticket Ever?

The Most Expensive Ticket Ever?

Imagine a ticket for “failure to display a front license plate” — not even a moving violation — costing you almost six figures. Nathan Cox of Mechanicsville, VA doesn’t have to, because he lived it. Well, he paid it. $94,000. And it could have been worse. Initially, he was looking at $1.3 million. Technically, it […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 22, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 22, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –Judge declares wrecked car mobile– –Study finds variable speeds dangerous– –Baltimore restarts RLCs– Friday, May 19, 2017 Federal Judge Declares Wrecked Car To Be Mobile Courts frequently turn to legal fictions to ease the burden of prosecuting suspects who assert their constitutional rights. Civil forfeiture, for instance, allows police to […]

Will Electric Cars kill the global oil industry by 2030?

Will Electric Cars kill the global oil industry by 2030?

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Stanford economist Tony Seba released a study this week that the emerging electric vehicle ‘transportation as a service’ business model will kill the global oil industry in a ten year period. In the study, Rethinking Transportation 2020-2030: The Disruption of Transportation and the Collapse […]

2017 Ford Focus RS Review

2017 Ford Focus RS Review

The NMA Foundation presents Eric Peter’s Car Review, a weekly Saturday feature on the NMA blog.  *  *  * Everyone knows Rocky — the movie character. Not many people know Chuck Wepner – the real-life boxer who went 15 rounds with Ali – and knocked him down, too. Wepner became the inspiration for the movie character. […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for May 19, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for May 19, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Study finds variable speeds dangerous— –Fremont offers RLC rebates— –FL Supremes hear RLC arguments— –Minnesota passes Real ID— –Louisiana gas tax bill gains momentum– NMA Driving News Story of the Week ‘The Drug Whisperer’ | Georgia Drivers arrested while stone cold sober Drunk driving arrests are down sharply after […]