President Obama talked with the Automobile Association of America earlier this week about the rising cost of gas, hybrid and electric vehicles and his very first car. AAA’s first-ever presidential interview The President spoke on energy issues in Cushing, Okla., Wednesday as part of his re-election campaign. Afterward, he had a first-ever presidential one-on-one with Read on! →


An intriguing survey on distracted driving was recently released by the roadside services provider, AA of Ireland. The number one distraction for men? Attractive women on foot or bicycles. Distracted driving study Nearly a third of men surveyed — 29 percent — said they have had near-crashes from gazing at a particularly striking female alongside Read on! →


A recent tragic incident involving a a 100-year-old driver has revisited the question, when is somebody too old to drive? However, the real problem may be more about medications and their reactions with one another than it is about chronological years. What is too old to drive? Late last month, Preston Carter, a 100-year-old driver, Read on! →


If you are a parent, especially of a teenager who is of driving age, you should know that, according to AAA, the most deadly period for teen drivers is practically upon us. The tragic season occurs on the 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The deadliest season Obviously, this season coincides with summer Read on! →


While the surge of Memorial Day weekend traffic will be somewhat less than has been traditional, estimates the American Automobile Association, lowering gas prices will lure more American onto highways than were out last year. Travelers up 1.4 percent According to AAA, there will be nearly 35 million U.S. travelers going 50 miles or more Read on! →


For many motorists, the American Automobile Association (AAA) has long been the go-to place for roadside assistance. But what about the rising number of electric and hybrid electric vehicles (EVs) on our road? Who will service their needs? AAA will test one possible solution with a six-city trial of the service’s new mobile charging service Read on! →


People are warned to nap if tired behind the wheel for good reason, as drowsy driving is dangerous. The idea that you should pull over and grab a nap is not just an old wives’ tale. A recently released study indicates that almost a fifth of crashes that result in fatalities involved a drowsy driver. Read on! →