Cars

Road Safety
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Half of young drivers admit to being in a car with someone not belted up

Young drivers are nearly three times more likely to be in a car with someone who isn’t belted up compared to all drivers and more than eight times more likely than drivers over 65
Technology & Innovation
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The cost of self-driving cars will be the biggest barrier to their adoption

Road crashes claim nearly 40,000 lives annually in the United States. The result is considerable financial and emotional suffering to society
Legislation & Regulation
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Petition calls for ‘immediate halt’ to shared space

A charity which campaigns on behalf of blind and visually impaired people is urging the Government to introduce legislation to prevent ‘further discrimination’ against disabled people through the use of shared space road design
Cars
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Uber built a miniature fake city in Pittsburgh to test self-driving cars

The "city" is equipped with everything from oblivious pedestrians to erratic drivers
Road Safety
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The UK’s most dangerous junctions for pedestrians revealed

Almost 24,000 people were hit by cars while trying to cross the road in 2017, with 470 fatally wounded – police figures show
Cars
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Ford, VW alliance may create the cars of the future

The automakers said they have signed an agreement to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups beginning as early as 2022
Cars
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Dualdrive targets ADIs and PDIs with ‘leasing for the 2020s.’

MSL Vehicle Solutions has relaunched with a new brand – Dualdrive – and a new proposition to service the motoring needs of the UK’s driving instructor sector
Cars
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Ten signs your car isn’t ready for the winter

Cold conditions over the winter can exacerbate any underlying mechanical problems with your car and even lead to a breakdown
Legislation & Regulation
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Diesel cars banned – Three major European cities to remove them from the roads

Diesel cars are set to be banned in three major European cities in a bid to clampdown on emissions.