According to a recent report by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), cars are safer than ever before. Unfortunately, the report has some bad news as well. The risk of dying in a late-model vehicle has increased slightly, due to the improving economy. How does the economy fit in? An improving economy puts more… Read More While Cars are Safer Than Ever, Be Careful This Summer
As The Consumer Auto Advocate, want to make sure you’re aware of a recent widespread recall of Ram pickups. A software error has been linked to one fatal crash and two injuries, so it’s important that this be corrected. An airbag in a 2014 Ram 1500 failed to deploy in a rollover crash. If you… Read More Fiat Chrysler Recalls More Than 1.25 Million Pickup Trucks Worldwide.
This article originally appeared in Digital Trends First used in military fighter jets, the head-up display (HUD) falls somewhere between a tech and safety feature. The device reduces dangerous distractions by displaying key information, such as a car’s speed and navigation directions, directly in the driver’s line of sight. Some systems project information onto the… Read More Best Head-Up Displays Take Top Gun Tech and Bring it to Your Car