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NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 19, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 19, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Gov’t Report wants 0.05 BAC Level for DUI— –Chamber of Commerce wants to Hike US Gas Tax by 25 cents— –Cost of Driving is down, except for tolls and insurance— –Detroit Auto Show 2018— –Iowa bill to ban Speed Cams— –Nebraska bill to raise Speed Limits— Click on the […]

Chocolate Rain – The Joy of Fixing Old Car Engines

Chocolate Rain – The Joy of Fixing Old Car Engines

Old cars are full of surprises. When I pulled out the rear seat of the ’64 Chevy Corvair project car I bought in the mid ’90s, I found a mini-bar from the ’70s — complete with cheesy disco-era decanters and shot glasses. The bar was made of wood — which had been cut to fit […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 12, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 12, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Feds and CA bump heads over CAFÉ— –Feds grow License Plate dragnet— –State Legislatures begin their work— –Oregon thinks Open Tolling– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week California, feds bump heads over CAFE standard changes When it comes […]

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Getting Rid of Your Old Car

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Getting Rid of Your Old Car

There comes a time in the life of every vehicle when it is not practical or safe to use any more. Should you sell your car, scrap it for cash, or donate it? It’s not always easy to make that decision. Take a look at these eight do’s and don’ts of getting rid of your […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 5, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 5, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –North Texas RLC runaround over soon— –OK DUI law declared unconstitutional— –USDOT cracks down on truck hauling trailers— –Insurance Co Refuses to Cover RLC Illinois town program– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week Could the case of the […]