There seems to be a trend is some states to push for higher speed limits. A recent study from Utah showed that the practice may actually reduce accidents and fatalities. ¬†Other studies disagree. Are higher speed limits safer? In 2009, The Utah Department of Transportation, in a test program, raised the speed limit from 75 Read on! →


BMW AG is telling its dealers to stop selling its 2013 M5 and M6 models because of an issue with the engine oil pump that could lead to severe engine damage. Could lead to severe engine damage, says BMW The German automaker says it has encountered a problem with the oil pump in its 2013 Read on! →


Last year, Goodyear announced that it was working on self-inflating tires, partially thanks to a grant from the Department of Energy. Goodyear has the tires working in the prototype stage and is set to begin testing next year. Government grant helps Goodyear to make self-inflating tires Last year, leading tire manufacturer Goodyear received a $1.5 Read on! →


Nissan Leaf owners, disgruntled that Nissan is not taking their complaints of battery power loss in hotter climates seriously, have staged their own test. Expect Nissan to pay attention now. Nissan Leaf batteries losing power in heat? Following the flaming-hot summer, some Leaf owners in Arizona noticed that the batteries in their Leafs were losing Read on! →


Vehicular homicide laws vary from state to state. However, death is always involved. CLICK HERE if you missed the beginning of this article. Vehicular homicide, state-by-state All U.S. states except Alaska, Montana and Arizona currently have vehicular homicide statuses on the books. Depending upon the details of the case, charges of manslaughter and even murder Read on! →


General Motors has announced a Saturn Aura recall, involving the 2007 to 2010 model year of that sedan, along with the 2008 to 2010 Chevrolet Malibu and Pontiac G6. The issue is the transmission shift cable, which can break and fail to fully select a gear, especially park. GM announces Saturn Aura recall General Motors Read on! →


A car can get you there faster, but it can also kill in an instant. Drunk driving and distracted driving can lead to death on the highway, as can drivers who are otherwise unable to operate a vehicle safely. Whether intentional or not, the unlawful killing of another with a vehicle is called vehicular homicide, Read on! →


Remote start systems are quite the convenient thing to have, but there is something which should give owners pause. Remote start systems are susceptible to hacking and are apparently much easier to get into than some people realize. English thieves making short work of late model BMWs with remote start A rash of car thefts Read on! →


The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released its annual survey of cars that are behind the most expensive car insurance claims, including both damage claims and injury claims. The most expensive car to fix is, unsurprisingly, a Ferrari, and the injury leaders are all subcompacts. List of most expensive car insurance claims for damage Read on! →


The dangers of road rage are again in focus following of a tragic incident in Houston, Texas Monday. According to local authorities, a woman fatally shot a man following a minor traffic skirmish. Road rage turns deadly Crystal Scott, 23, was on her way to work Monday morning when she was involved in a minor Read on! →