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Know Before You Go: Eye-Opening Facts About Sleepy Driving

There is no breathalyzer for sleepiness, but the statistics and my personal experience compel me to wish there would be. In 2005, I was in a highway crash that left my thigh bone, knee and elbow br…

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This State Has The Rudest Drivers

Nervous motorists may want to avoid Idaho—it is, according to a new survey, the state that's home to the country's rudest drivers, MSN Autos reports. Why? Two reasons, Insure.com reports: Drivers who …

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3 Dangers To Avoid on Your Next Road Trip

'Tis the season of road trips, but before you hit the road with the family or to visit with family, take a look at this infographic. It's a timely reminder of what not to do while driving so you can a…

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Why Are Women Branded As Bad Drivers?

Someone once told me that most stereotypes are founded in truth. That doesn't mean they're still true, of course, it just means that a long time ago a real characteristic (bad or good) inspired someon…

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5 of the World’s Most Dangerous Roads

  Feel like living on the edge? Take a trip down any of these treacherous roads. And it's not just "the edge" (of a mountain!) that you have to worry about on these scary drives -- you might a…

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Survey Reveals Road Trips Improve Couples’ Connections

By YourTango for YourTango.com. Taking a road trip with your significant other? Chances are good the time together will improve your relationship. In fact, 91 percent of couples have taken road …

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Cat at the Wheel – Photo Caption Winners!

Last week, we asked you to caption this cute cat at the wheel. Now, we present our top five favorite captions! First, the grand prize winner, who will receive 5,000 Butterfly Rewards for her clever…

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6 Places Where Cars Are Banned (Slideshow)

  Could you live in a place where cars are banned? If you rely on your car to get you around, it's hard to imagine living in a place where you can't even drive one. But as these communities…

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The Quest for the Perfect Car

By Sarene Marshall, The Nature Conservancy Topping the list of most common marital disagreements are usually things like money and children. But if the list were derived from my household, it would…

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Driving on Snow and Ice

By Philip Schmidt, Networx I learned to drive with an early-80s Mercury Zephyr, a car that symbolized virtually everything that was wrong with the American auto industry at the time…

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