Nevada became the first state to draft rules for self-driving cars. Texting behind the wheel will be legal.
And those dangerous roads are good news for US insurance companies, which will soon be allowed to compete for business there.
This new feature, introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show, will debut in Mercedes-Benz models next spring.
A drunken-driving bust can be very costly. Fortunately, many services offer a free ride when it's time for you to go home.
The NTSB's recommendation to ban the use of portable electronic devices by drivers does not have the support of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.
Safety leaders are proposing a consistent way to shut down a runaway car: a panic button that responds after a half-second.
New insurance industry research compares the relative safety of hybrids and gas-powered cars. How did hybrids come out ahead?
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