NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for October 13, 2017

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for October 13, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –11M Driver’s License Compromised in Equifax Breech— –Redflex loses in Texas Appeals Court— –Pre-conviction Restrictions deemed Unconstitutional in WA State— –Traffic Fatalities are up for 2016— –Kobe Steel Falsified Product Documents– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Stories of the Week 11 […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for October 11, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for October 11, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –CA Legislature floats plan to ditch gas by 2040— –Study: Americans aren’t giving up driving anytime soon— –Daimler tests truck platooning in the US— –Warren Buffet bets against the Car of the Future– Click on […]

Little Brothers

Little Brothers

Every new car is infested with Little Brothers — in the form of code and programming that “corrects” outright or thwarts whatever it is you wanted to do. It goes way beyond the Seat Belt Nanny. Have you tried backing up a new car with the driver’s door cracked open? Several won’t allow it — […]

The Gas Burning Diesel

The Gas Burning Diesel

Diesels are at the top of the Dead Pool — on account of their particularly diesel exhaust byproducts, specifically particulates (aka, soot) and oxides of nitrogen (aka NOx). But diesels are much more fuel-efficient than gas-burning engines because they are compression ignition engines. Well, compression and heat. Instead of a spark to set off the […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: October 9, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: October 9, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –DC Board Slams Police Search Tactics- -Buffalo, New York Sued Over Racial Roadblocks- –Canada Study Examines The Safety Impact Of Ending Photo Radar- Friday, October 6, 2017 Utah Supreme Court Defends Multi-Space Parking Meters Cities around the country have replaced traditional coin-fed parking meters with “pay and display” style electronic […]