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Cruise control poses dangers you may not realize

Long-distance drivers and highway travelers praise cruise control, but a recent study warns drivers may want to rethink its use.

Tuesday - 08/13/2013, 04:55am EDT

Tags: cruise control, traffic, travel, lacey mason, Nick Iannelli

Off the 8s: Driving far for a good cause

Most of us drive a car because we have to get to work or run errands. We sit in traffic, honk and complain about how bad the other driver is. But what about driving for fun -- experiencing the thrill of taking a back road or just stopping to see something you've never seen before?

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 08:56am EDT

Tags: Mike Parris, Off the 8s, Capital City GTO, Camp Sunshine

Study: Driving is one of life's biggest stressors (Video)

Stress is part of everyday life and according to a recent study, that everyday commute is a big factor.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:39am EDT

Tags: kyle cooper, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Senseable City Lab

New technology revs engine on self-driving Cadillac

Driving on the Beltway could soon be old news, because new technology lets the car do the driving for you.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 07:16am EDT

Tags: max smith, Cadillac, cars, traffic

Memorial Day weekend one of the most dangers for drivers

Memorial Day weekend can be a dangerous time of year on the roads with more people traveling and attending parties and barbecues.

Friday - 05/24/2013, 05:40am EDT

Tags: drunk driving, Washington Regional Alcohol Program, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Memorial Day, travel

Which traffic tickets raise your insurance rates the most?

So, you got a ticket. How much will your insurance premiums go up? Insurance.com analyzed insurance quotes to come up with this list.

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 05:30am EDT

Tags: veronica robinson, traffic, insurance, traffic tickets

Weekend Wakeup: Graduation, prom and Mother's Day

Mom's house, prom night and a commencement at Howard University will be among this weekend's top travel destinations.

Saturday - 05/11/2013, 06:27am EDT

Tags: Metro, WMATA, track work, dave dildine, traffic, Mother

November is prime deer-crash season

Find out where Maryland and Virginia rank on State Farm's deer crash list.

Thursday - 10/25/2012, 07:43am EDT

Tags: Deer, dave dildine, State Farm

Study: Teens take more deadly risks with peers in car

Speeding, drinking and driving late at night are more likely to occur among 16- and 17-year-old teen drivers as the number of their teenage passengers increases, a study by AAA says.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 07:40am EDT

Tags: AAA, veronica robinson, lacey mason, The New York Times

Silver drivers in the spotlight again

Laws adding requirements for silver drivers seeking to renew their license vary in the D.C. Metro area.

Sunday - 09/02/2012, 06:01pm EDT

Tags: seniors, safety, DMV, MVA, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Federal Highway Administration

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