NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 2 – License to Steal: NMA E-Newsletter #465

NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 2 – License to Steal: NMA E-Newsletter #465

I get annoyed by the overuse of certain clichéd buzzwords and catch phrases in our area of advocacy, terms like “big brother,” “nanny state,” and “taxation by citation” for instance. That isn’t to say that they don’t sneak into the NMA vernacular from time to time. In fact, I used the golden oldie “highway robbery” […]

Car of the Future Blog Recent Post Updates

Car of the Future Blog Recent Post Updates

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: I have been writing the Car of the Future blog for nearly a year now and have been fascinated with the pace of activity in this disruptive sphere. In the past month, I have written three posts that are already in need of an update. The first […]

2017 Fiat 500 Review

2017 Fiat 500 Review

The NMA Foundation presents Eric Peter’s Car Review, a weekly Saturday feature on the NMA blog.  *  *  * The market for really small cars like the Fiat 500 has never been really big in this country — land of (usually) inexpensive gas and super-sized SUVs. And BMW’s Mini got there first. No one else offered […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 8, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 8, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Speed Trap City Brice, OH busted by state auditor— –NC Judges get no Mercy— –WY has to return $92,000 cash back to WI motorist— –Tesla has a MO win for direct sales— Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week […]

Are We the World’s Best Drivers? U.S. vs. International Driving Habits, Compared

Are We the World’s Best Drivers? U.S. vs. International Driving Habits, Compared

It’s no secret that car accident rates and fatalities still plague the United States. In fact, motor vehicle crashes are currently the leading cause of death for U.S. teens. What are we doing wrong on the road? The problem may lie, not in our skills themselves, but in our arrogance regarding them. According to a […]