177 Blog Posts From the Insurance Companies Tag


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 […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for May 24, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for May 24, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s roundup: –Ford has a new CEO— –Waymo has more patents than anyone else— –Alaska & Texas pass Ridesharing bills— –Volvo testing an autonomous garbage truck– Car of the Future Story of the Week  Drivers could lose up to 25,000 jobs per month when self-driving […]

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 […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 15, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 15, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –OH Lawmaker challenges RLC use– –IA Court Rejects another IIHS witness– –TX Cops Get OT for testifying against RLC– Friday, May 12, 2017 Incoming French President To Continue Anti-Motorist Policies When Jean-Marie Le Pen appeared as the National Front’s candidate for president of France ten years ago, he pledged to […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 8, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: May 8, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –NM:Brushing edge of lane not illegal– –NC I-77 declared constitutional– –IA cities lose speed cam appeal– Friday, May 5, 2017 New Mexico Court: Brushing The Edge Of A Lane Is Not Illegal Briefly touching the painted yellow lines on a road while passing slow-moving traffic is not a crime that […]