TheNewspaper.com Roundup: June 19, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: June 19, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –5 of 6 Safest States Ban Photo Cams– –AL-RLC Case stays in state court– –TX explores VMT Tax– Friday, June 16, 2017 Five Of The Six Safest States Ban Photo Ticketing Advocates for red-light cameras and speed cameras insist that the devices save lives. The latest figures from the US […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 9, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 9, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –June is Lane Courtesy Month— –Oxnard, CA hit with Yellow Light Short— –OK, PA, WA given 1 month reprieve— –CA—U-turn on Traffic Tickets— –Should Fuel Money be used for Private Streets?– NMA’s Driving News Story of the Week Hostility to Asset Forfeiture Growing On Supreme Court The Supreme Court […]

The Speedometer as Cod Piece

The Speedometer as Cod Piece

Almost every new car I test drive — even the humblest hybrid — has a speedometer that reads to at least 120 mph. 140 is common; 160 not unusual. Some cars have speedometers that read to 180 or even 200 MPH. And some of those are capable of pegging them. Few ever do. It would […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 2, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 2, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Trump targets German Cars— –NY upholds use of ALPRs— –PA Gov signs Real ID bill into law— –Ridesharing makes San Fran traffic worse— –Fight coming over tolls– NMA’s Driving News Story of the Week Ohio Court Upholds Right to Warn Of Roadblocks Ohio residents have a right to warn […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 29, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 29, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –NY Court upholds license plate scanning– –Ticket Nightmare continues in PA for one motorist– –Car seats, seat belt laws do not save children– Friday, May 26, 2017 New York High Court Upholds License Plate Scanning Throughout New York state, police agencies have for years been using automated license plate readers […]