Tag: Studies

SAE Consumer Autonomous Driving Study Finds… Public Acceptance?

<img data-attachment-id="1695718" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163.png" data-orig-size="1081,651" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sae survey 2 autonomous driving" data-image-description=" SAE ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-450×271.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-610×367.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695718″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-610×367.png” alt width=”610″ height=”367″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-610×367.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-75×45.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-450×271.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-768×463.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163-120×72.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/sae-survey-2-e1572992355163.png 1081w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With the realities of autonomous driving growing increasingly apparent, the Society of Automobile Engineers (SAE) decided […]

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More Evidence Pedestrian Detection Systems Have Some Problems

<img data-attachment-id="1694876" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321.png" data-orig-size="1069,672" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="iihs hyundai pedestrian test" data-image-description=" iihs ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-450×283.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-610×383.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1694876″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-610×383.png” alt width=”610″ height=”383″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-610×383.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-75×47.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-450×283.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-768×483.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321-120×75.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/iihs-hyundai-pedestrian-test-e1572378743321.png 1069w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> It hasn’t even been a full month since the American Automobile Association (AAA) released a study showcasing […]

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Americans Might Not Even Buy 1.4 Million Midsize Cars This Year; Market Share Down By Half Since Recession

<img data-attachment-id="1694592" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white.jpg" data-orig-size="600,400" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Toyota Camry SE white" data-image-description=" Image: Toyota ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1694592 size-full” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white.jpg” alt=”2019 Toyota Camry SE white – Image: Toyota” width=”600″ height=”400″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white.jpg 600w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-Toyota-Camry-SE-white-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 600px) 100vw, 600px”> Remember the midsize sedan death watch? When TTAC introduced the series, […]

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U.S. Road Fatalities Declined in 2018

<img data-attachment-id="1678118" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="car crash" data-image-description=" Photo Spirit/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678118″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_738738481.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced Tuesday that American traffic deaths declined for a second year […]

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Reportedly Terrible: AAA Tests Pedestrian Detection Systems

<img data-attachment-id="1691268" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking-.png" data-orig-size="890,622" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="aaa automatic emergency braking" data-image-description=" AAA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–450×314.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1691268″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png” alt width=”610″ height=”426″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–610×426.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–75×52.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–450×314.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–768×537.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking–120×84.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/aaa-automatic-emergency-braking-.png 890w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The paranoid luddites that write for this site have occasionally been accused of being hyper critical […]

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The Cost of Ownership: Financing a Car Hasn’t Gotten Any Cheaper, Says AAA

<img data-attachment-id="1689996" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="dealership dude" data-image-description=" Image: F8 Studio/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1689996″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1512316784.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The American Automobile Association (AAA) suggests that long-term loans are encouraging ownership costs of new vehicles to […]

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Trucks, Fuel Economy, and the Desire for More

<img data-attachment-id="1685446" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265.jpg" data-orig-size="3872,2592" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"6.3","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D60","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1565880523","copyright":"","focal_length":"22","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.00625","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Matthew Guy ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-450×301.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-610×408.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1685446 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-610×408.jpg” alt=”2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel” width=”610″ height=”408″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-610×408.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-450×301.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-768×514.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1265-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> There’s a Consumer Reports study making the rounds that reveals […]

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Toyota – the Non-EV Brand People Assume Is an EV Brand

<img data-attachment-id="1652956" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,899" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e blue" data-image-description=" Image: Toyota ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-450×337.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-610×457.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1652956 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-610×457.jpg” alt=”2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e blue – Image: Toyota” width=”610″ height=”457″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-610×457.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-450×337.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-768×575.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2019-Toyota-Prius-AWD-e-blue.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Confusion still reigns in the minds of […]

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Uber Whistleblower: Autonomous Vehicles Need New Safety Metrics, Aren’t Really Any Safer

<img data-attachment-id="1590622" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM.png" data-orig-size="1052,648" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="vision 2.0 NHTSA Autonomous vehicles" data-image-description=" Image: NHTSA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-450×277.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-610×376.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1590622″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-610×376.png” alt=”vision 2.0 NHTSA Autonomous vehicles” width=”610″ height=”376″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-610×376.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-75×46.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-450×277.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-768×473.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM-120×74.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Screen-Shot-2017-09-13-at-10.20.40-AM.png 1052w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Over the past year the automotive industry has carefully walked […]

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Study Examines America’s Most Crashed Car Models

Earlier this month the insurance comparison site Insurify passed around a study of the car models most likely to receiving speeding tickets. The worst offenders were all rather predictable, with Subaru’s WRX leading the charge. Other models, like the Scion FR-S and Volkswagen Golf GTI, helped paint a clearer picture — one that pointed toward younger motorists with […]

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A Lesson for Automakers? Navy Abandons Touchscreen Controls Over Safety Concerns

<img data-attachment-id="1684590" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="tesla touch screen" data-image-description=" Foxy Burrow/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684590″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1012681549.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The U.S. Navy has decided to convert the touch screens installed on its destroyer fleet back to […]

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Gas War: Efficiency Rollback Would Raise Fuel Costs, Study Claims

<img data-attachment-id="1663198" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,668" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="gas pump fuel pump shutterstock_1118002874" data-image-description=" CC7/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-450×301.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1663198″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-450×301.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-768×513.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/shutterstock_1118002874.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The fuel economy rollback posited by the Trump administration remains a hotly debated issue within […]

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Study Finds The ‘Compostable Bowls’ From Sweetgreen And Chipotle Contain Non-Biodegradable, Cancer-Linked Chemicals

iStock/Uproxx Imagine that you’re sitting in a Chipotle, Tuesday afternoon, 2:27 p.m. The smell of the just cleaned table wafts through the air as a weird wordless remix of Cher’s Believe plays from the just loud enough to be distracting from speakers overhead. You’re feeling pretty good about yourself, Chipotle, after all, uses fresh and […]

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Stolen Car Study Shows Thieves Now Have Better Taste

<img data-attachment-id="1683338" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DG018_001MMi0nlcbbd95gndrq4a9jlngunrk-e1564683988585.jpg" data-orig-size="2512,1687" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"16","credit":"\u00a9 2017 FCA US LLC","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS R","caption":"2018 Dodge Challenger T\/A 392 (left) and 2018 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 (right)","created_timestamp":"1470721121","copyright":"Copyright \u00a9 2017 FCA US LLC. All Rights Reserved.","focal_length":"45","iso":"160","shutter_speed":"0.076923076923077","title":"2018 Dodge Challenger T\/A 392 (left) and 2018 Dodge Charger Dayt","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2018 Dodge Challenger T/A 392 (left) and 2018 Dodge Charger Dayt" […]

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Another Study Shows Consumers Hesitant to Embrace Mobility

<img data-attachment-id="1532457" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="autonomous hardware" data-image-description=" Image: Ford Motor Company ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1532457″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg” alt=”autonomous hardware” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Nightvision-goggles.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With automakers investing heavily into the development of electrified and autonomous vehicles, it might […]

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Automotive Popularity Contest: J.D. Power Releases APEAL Study for 2019

<img data-attachment-id="1682568" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag.jpg" data-orig-size="4961,2797" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag" data-image-description=" porsche ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-450×254.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-610×344.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1682568″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-610×344.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”344″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-610×344.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-450×254.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-768×433.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/high_cayenne_coupé_2019_porsche_ag-120×68.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> J.D. Power’s Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study, cleverly nicknamed as APEAL, was released on Wednesday. While we absolutely wouldn’t recommend […]

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J.D. Power Releases Brand Loyalty Study for 2019, Subaru Takes Top Honors

<img data-attachment-id="1646154" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,804" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"6.3","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D800","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1536999603","copyright":"","focal_length":"160","iso":"450","shutter_speed":"0.01","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019 Subaru Forester green copy" data-image-description=" Image: Subaru ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-450×302.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-610×409.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1646154″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-610×409.jpg” alt=”2019 Subaru Forester green – Image: Subaru” width=”610″ height=”409″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-610×409.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-450×302.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-768×515.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Subaru-Forester-green-copy.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> J.D. Power’s annual Automotive Brand Loyalty Study […]

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A New Study Finds That A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda Per Day Is Linked To An Increased Risk Of Cancer

Arrested Development/Uproxx If you have plans to scoop up a free Slurpee later today, maybe don’t? Slurping is less fun right now, after a new study reported that drinking a glass as small as 3.38 ounces of a sugary drink a day can increase your overall risk of cancer by 18% and increase breast cancer […]

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Survey Suggests Most Motorists Dig Advanced Driving Aids

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Some Drivers Still Oblivious About Automated Systems, IIHS Faults the Name Game

<img data-attachment-id="1678478" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sleeping while driving, sleeping at the wheel" data-image-description=" metamorworks/shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678478″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Many consumers continue to misunderstand the driver-assistance technologies being placed in modern vehicles, according […]

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