Young Men Don’t Get The Most Speeding Tickets: Who Does Will Surprise You


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It’s fair to say that teenage drivers and twenty-something men carry a reputation for being especially ticket-prone. But that might be an unfair impression, as they’re not the age group that gets the most tickets—and a look at new survey results reaches some very different conclusions. Those age 50 t...Read more

Analysis: The More Cars You Have, The More You Drive One Of Them


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The fewer vehicles you have in your household, the more likely you are to put some serious miles on each of those wheels, right? Actually, that’s not at all the case. U.S. households with four to six vehicles are likely to put more than 20,000 miles annually on just one of their vehicles. And while they favor on...Read more

2015 Kia Sedona: Crash-Test Ratings Now All In, And Excellent


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The 2015 Kia Sedona has been crash-tested by the federal government for occupant protection, and with its mostly top-tier Insurance Institute for Highway (IIHS) ratings already in as well, safety ratings for this fully redesigned minivan now jump past those of some key rivals. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: First Crash-Te...Read more

Yes, Roof Boxes And Ski Racks Really Do Cut MPG—More Than You Might Think


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If you follow our coverage on fuel efficiency, you know that real-world mileage numbers don't always measure up to the official EPA ratings. But if you think failing to meet those EPA numbers by five or ten percent is already a letdown, be very careful about your cargo-carrying expectations in your next sedan, hatchba...Read more

Lexus Bypassing Plug-In Hybrids, Looking At Fuel Cells, Maybe EVs


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Hybrid models are a very significant part of the lineup for both the luxury brand Lexus and its mainstream counterpart (and parent company) Toyota. Hybrids accounted for about 16 percent of the brands’ U.S. sales, while they encompass nearly 70 percent of the U.S. hybrid market and about 85 percent of the luxury...Read more