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Audit Faults NHTSA for Takata Recall Oversight

A federal audit has found that NHTSA mishandled the Takata air-bag recall with poor oversight...

An audit of the way the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration handled the recall of vehicles equipped with faulty, and in some cases deadly, Takata air-bag inflators cites the agency for delayed action and poor oversight, which may have left dangerous vehicles operating on U.S. highways longer than necessary.

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ELDs: Many Fleets Haven't Installed Them

A survey comissioned by MiX Telematics found that 3 in 10 fleets still haven't installed...

A new survey of North American fleet executives has found that three in 10 fleets haven't get bought mandatory electronic logging devices, with many relying on grandfathered automatic onboard recording devices to track driver logs.

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Gasoline Increases to $2.88 per Gallon

A gallon of regular unleaded has increased 3 cents to $2.88 since the Fourth of July.

The national average price of a gallon of unleaded gasoline increased 1 cent to $2.88 for the week ending July 16 and has climbed 3 cents since the Fourth of July holiday, according to AAA.

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Wholesale Fleet Vehicle Values Fall 1% in June

Mid-size sedans, in particular, performed well in the wholesale market. Mid-size sedan...

Off-lease fleet vehicles sold in the wholesale market at auction fell 1% in value in June from the prior month but increased 7% from a year ago, according to Tom Kontos, KAR Auction Services' chief economist.

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Ford Agrees to $299M Takata Settlement

Ford has agreed to a $299.1-million settlement with customers over its use of Takata air bags in...

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay $299.1 million to settle consumer economic-loss claims linked to faulty air bags manufactured by Takata Corp. The settlement covers diverse forms of economic damages linked to Takata air-bag inflators.

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Drunk Driving Still a Worse Problem Than Drugged Driving: MADD

Drunk driving still remains a significantly higher cause of road deaths than drugged driving,...

The national president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving has acknowledged that drugged driving is a growing problem but said alcohol-impaired driving remains the number one cause of roadway fatalities nationwide in recent testimony before a U.S. House subcommittee.

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Top Vehicle Theft Hot Spots Named

The Albuquerque area saw 9,989 vehicle thefts in 2017 in a region with about 910,000 residents.

Albuquerque, New Mexico, recorded the highest rate of vehicle thefts in the U.S. in 2017 as vehicle thefts increased 4.1% across the nation, reports the National Insurance Crime Bureau. Each year, the bureau analyzes thefts reported to law enforcement and releases a top 10 list with its "Hot Spots" report.

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Video: Keeping the Right Following Distance

Following distance can vary depending on the vehicle you're driving.

Maintaining a safe driving space around the vehicle is largely something that drivers can control. While many of us have been taught to focus on space — keeping several car lengths between one's vehicle and the car ahead — a better formula concerns time.

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Ed Dubens

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Jack Firriolo

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Erin Cave from Verizon Connect

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Bernie Kanavagh from WEX

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