Skip to main content

trafficstudies

  • 0
    Study: Drivers in right-hand lanes tend to speed through yellow lights, left-laners do not
    1278620400

    It seems most studies of amber lights focus on whether cities are using them to gather revenue. The theory – and let's face it, sometimes the fact – is that the light time is so short that drivers end up tripping the red light camera and getting a fine. Conversely, a new study by the ...

  • 0
    Study: Traffic congestion goes back up as economy recovers
    1267189200

    There's really no good news about a recession, but if you really hate your commute (and you're not one of the millions of Americans out of work) at least traffic congestion subsides a bit. We don't know about you, but we'd rather see a strong economy even if it means a bit more cars on the road, ...

  • 0
    Driving like a jerk reportedly helps to reduce traffic jams
    1249137300

    Drive like a sheep, and you get stuck. Break some rules here and there for the good of traffic flow, and everyone benefits. A new traffic study by physicists at Sweden's Umea University found that while we're all taught to obey the traffic rules no matter what, doing so just makes for bottlenecks. ...

Loading

Loading
Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle