Center For Pet Safety 2013 Restraint Tests
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Many Pet Crates & Carriers Fail During Crashes: Here Are The Best Ones For You

If you live with a pet — especially a dog — chances are, you take your four-legged friend for a ride in the car now and then. But do make sure she’s buckled up? I know it’s tempting to let…

BMW plant in Greer, SC

BMW Shows That Automakers Have A Long Way To Go On Civil Rights

Given the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, which brought marriage equality to same-sex couples across the U.S., it would be easy to think that the fight for LGBT rights is winding down. Charges leveled at BMW, however, hint that it’s…

Google's autonomous car prototype

This Week’s Read: “Baby We Won’t Drive Our Cars: The Future Of Automotive Transportation”

The auto industry is experiencing a period of rapid change. You hear that all the time, right? Like, every year? But this time, it’s totally true. In fact, you could argue that car companies haven’t been faced with this much…

Texas State student Tara Monroe in her Barbie Jeep

Barbie Jeep Girl Is Like Donald Trump For College Students

There are many things I don’t understand. I don’t understand why people wear camouflage in public, where it has exactly the opposite of its intended effect. If people really wanted to blend in, they’d have better luck dressed as Mayor…

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Toyota Sienta Ad Is One For The World’s Dog-Lovers

Sometimes, as you’re impatiently waiting for a big holiday weekend to arrive, you need a little break from your 9-to-5 routine. You need something to reassure you that, yes, relief is just around the corner. Then again, sometimes, you just need…

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Handsome Australian Daddy Has An Important Message For Drivers

North American auto safety advocates could take a lesson or two from their colleagues in Australia and New Zealand, who’ve launched several impressive campaigns over the last couple of years. This latest clip from Victoria is too staged to hold…

Digital driver's license prototype in Iowa, designed by MorphoTrust

This Is What Your Driver’s License Will Look Like In 10 Years. Well, Maybe.

Yes, it’s true: Iowa is testing a digital driver’s license that exists only on smartphones. The state that’s given us so much already — including pre-Obergefell marriage equality, Leslie Hall, and a crapton of corn — is also ushering us toward that…

Rendering of Hyperloop track by Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT)

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop? Totally Happening, Probably

Remember Elon Musk’s Hyperloop? That crazy mass transit project that puts people in tubes like the ones you used to use at drive-through banks? (Or maybe you still do. I don’t know your life.) Anyway, Musk basically unveiled the damn…

Man driving shirtless

Like To Drive Naked? Tips For Taking Road Trips In The Raw

For those who enjoy the wind in your face and the breeze in your hair — all of your hair — driving naked can be very liberating. Add in a sunroof and some Nina Hagen, and you can really feel the call of the wild. At the same time, however, you may be setting yourself up for trouble with Johnny (or JoAnne) Law. Clothed or not, caution when driving is always advised, so when you’re not flying by the seat of your pants because you have no pants, extra planning is crucial.

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Uber Karaoke Video: Did That Guy Really Get Into The Car Shirtless? Something Smells Funny

Uber is the company we love and love to hate. On the one hand, using Uber is super convenient — way more convenient than hailing a ride with most car services and cab companies. On the other hand, Uber’s top…