NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 3, 2017

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 3, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Speed is up, crashed down in Cedar Rapids— –Uninsured Drivers on the Rise— –Trump administration pulls plug on V2V communication— –Homeland Security wants facial recognition at the border– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week On Cedar Rapids, Iowa’s […]

Dueling statistics

As part of its fight with the state of Iowa over ticket revenue, Cedar Rapids released statistics on the effect of city speed cameras. Until a judge stopped ticketing in May, cameras enforced a 66 mph speed limit on I-380. 67 would get your car a ticket in the mail. Speed cameras still collect speed data […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for November 1, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for November 1, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –NHTSA wants more public comment on changes in AV Regs— –Innovative Drone Integration Pilot Program Announced— –ATA adopts policy to shape Autonomous Truck regs— –Automakers are building a war chest to compete in the AV […]

How to be Safe While Walking to and from your Car

How to be Safe While Walking to and from your Car

Prevention is better than the cure. This adage would always fit in the context of safety going to and from your car every day.  Millions of people around the world drive everyday which means that they will need to walk to and from their car. Many times however, people see this activity as routine and […]

Arkansas DOT accepts 75 mph request

After some delay Arkansas DOT acceded to a legislative request to raise the speed limit to 75. The speed limit proposal is open to comment by state residents (only) until December 13. Stripped of irrelevant material the 33 page speed limit report has five pages of content. One graph says the average speed on rural […]