The Truth About Cars » distraction http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:37:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » distraction http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Sir, Put Down The Burrito http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/sir-put-burrito/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/sir-put-burrito/#comments Thu, 24 Sep 2015 13:00:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1176170 It’s the kind of thing that could only happen in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Or maybe it’s the kind of thing that could happen anywhere but which is most likely to happen in the ABQ: a bus driver rams a line of cars because he’s distracted. One of the victims of the crash sues the city, […]

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It’s the kind of thing that could only happen in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Or maybe it’s the kind of thing that could happen anywhere but which is most likely to happen in the ABQ: a bus driver rams a line of cars because he’s distracted. One of the victims of the crash sues the city, […]

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Feds Push NY Towards Full Ban On Electronic Devices In Cars http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/feds-push-ny-towards-full-ban-on-electronic-devices-in-cars/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/feds-push-ny-towards-full-ban-on-electronic-devices-in-cars/#comments Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:35:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=431003 Citing New York’s leadership in banning hand-held cell phone use in cars, NTSB Vice Chairman Christopher Hart urged the Empire State to become the first to ban all use of personal electronic devices while driving. Though careful to call it a state issue, Hart did hint that state compliance with forthcoming NTSB recommendations could be […]

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Citing New York’s leadership in banning hand-held cell phone use in cars, NTSB Vice Chairman Christopher Hart urged the Empire State to become the first to ban all use of personal electronic devices while driving. Though careful to call it a state issue, Hart did hint that state compliance with forthcoming NTSB recommendations could be […]

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Quote Of The Day: Hands Free At High Speeds Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-day-hands-free-at-high-speeds-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-day-hands-free-at-high-speeds-edition/#comments Wed, 31 Aug 2011 20:10:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=409638 [Skip ahead to 2:08 (or don’t)] It’s the stuff of a Ray LaHood nightmare. Automotive News [sub]’s lede comes screaming out of the blackness: BERLIN — Ford Motor Co. has adapted its Sync in-car connectivity system to cope with high speeds on German autobahns. But you can’t wake up, Mr Secretary of Transportation. For this is no […]

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[Skip ahead to 2:08 (or don’t)] It’s the stuff of a Ray LaHood nightmare. Automotive News [sub]’s lede comes screaming out of the blackness: BERLIN — Ford Motor Co. has adapted its Sync in-car connectivity system to cope with high speeds on German autobahns. But you can’t wake up, Mr Secretary of Transportation. For this is no […]

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What Happened To The War On Distraction? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/what-happened-to-the-war-on-distraction/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/what-happened-to-the-war-on-distraction/#comments Sat, 11 Jun 2011 21:28:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398334 NHTSA Administrator David Strickland warned automakers last week that he had no interest in making it easier to use systems like Twitter and Facebook, indicating that integration of these systems could face future regulation. But while Strickland was playing Bad Cop, his boss (and the traditional bad cop in these routines) Ray LaHood was busy […]

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NHTSA Administrator David Strickland warned automakers last week that he had no interest in making it easier to use systems like Twitter and Facebook, indicating that integration of these systems could face future regulation. But while Strickland was playing Bad Cop, his boss (and the traditional bad cop in these routines) Ray LaHood was busy […]

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Anything To Forget You’re In A Chrysler http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/anything-to-forget-youre-in-a-chrysler/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/10/anything-to-forget-youre-in-a-chrysler/#comments Thu, 29 Oct 2009 15:50:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=333491 The post Anything To Forget You’re In A Chrysler appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

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