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They're not perfect, but they are an improvement

They're not perfect, but they are an improvement

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Hit-and-run accidents occur about once every 43 seconds in the U.S.

A new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety finds that hit-and-run crashes killed 2,049 people in the U.S. in 2016, a record high and a 60 percent increase since 2009. Unsurprisingly, most of the victims — nearly 65 percent — were pedestrians or bicyclists.

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But the number of survey respondents frightened by driverless cars is dropping.

Just 13 percent of survey respondents said they would feel safer sharing the road with autonomous vehicles.

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Sleep-impaired drivers could be involved in 328,000 crashes a year.

Sleep-impaired drivers could be involved in 328,000 crashes a year.

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EVs would rank better if not for their high depreciation

Large vehicles are rather pricey.

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Bosch, Siemens, AAA, and Jaguar Land Rover to help Techstars accelerate mobility startups.

Mighty AI will also open a Detroit office in the Techstars Mobility space.

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But you knew that already, didn't you?

Consider paying a bit more for synthetic.

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Tesla calls data AAA uses for price hike 'flawed.'

AAA cites data saying Tesla Model S and Model X drivers make more claims, and the repair costs are higher, than other 'large luxury' vehicles.

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They're one of six primary changes recommended.

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About the same number of drivers say they're buying a pickup next.

AAA poll indicates 30 million Americans may buy an electric vehicle within three to five years.

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No one wants to share a lane with a driverless car in case the robot revolution breaks out.

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Rollback of safety rules is a win for the American Trucking Association.

It's also a harbinger of further deregulation to come for the trucking industry.

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People are wasting $2.1 billion of fuel every year.

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But remember, Labor Day is the worst for vehicle theft.

Fuel prices are climbing, but our Labor Day fuel prices are lower than they've been in over a decade and are 27 cents lower than this time last year.

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Some will try to stop you altogether, some will just try to make the best of a bad situation.

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Most calls were for flat tires, dead batteries, and keys locked in cars.

Many of the rescues could have been avoided.

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The last time refueling was this cheap was in 2004.

Low gas prices make this the best July for a road trip in a long time.

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The annual Traffic Safety Culture Index results are disturbing.

AAA study finds nearly 80 percent of drivers have driven aggressively or exhibited road rage.

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Gas prices may be rising, but a gallon of gas this Memorial Day is still the cheapest it's been during the holiday since 2005.

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