Tag: automotive

Cars & Trucks

Automotive Innovations That Were Ahead of Their Time

June 03, 2020. AAA Staff

We take many automotive innovations for granted – seat belts, airbags, even turn signals. Who deserves credit for these breakthroughs? You may be surprised.

Technology

A Guide to Car Safety Features

May 26, 2020. AAA Staff

From autonomous features to voice control, car safety features are designed to make driving less stressful. But what does each one do? And how do they all work?

Cars & Trucks

The World’s Great Car Museums Are Just a Click Away

May 12, 2020. AAA Staff

Get behind the virtual wheel of a Ferrari, Lamborghini or even a Model-T through these electrifying tours.

Cars & Trucks

Car 101: Manual vs. Automatic Transmission

April 20, 2020. AAA Staff

Manual vs. automatic transmission isn’t as big a question as it once was, but some cars still offer the option for a stick shift. We break down the differences.

Auto History

The Most Popular Cars of All Time

March 10, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

Whether it’s because of their practicality, capability or funky look, these are the most popular cars throughout the decades.

Cars & Trucks

Leonard Miller and the Black American Racers

February 21, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

The automotive pioneer broke barriers and worked endlessly to further the advancements of African Americans in the world of auto racing.

Auto History

Garrett Morgan: Inventor of the Three-Position Traffic Signal

February 10, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

With just a grade school education, Morgan invented numerous devices that enhanced people’s lives, including one that revolutionized transportation.

Cars & Trucks

Audrain’s Newport Concours & Motor Week Coming This Fall

September 15, 2019. Roberto Cruz

Celebrate the American automobile at the inaugural Audrain’s Newport Concours & Motor Week, October 3-6, 2019. Start planning now!

Electric Vehicles

Extreme Temperatures Affect Range of Electric Vehicles

July 18, 2019. Andrew Sheldon

AAA research shows severe temperatures can cause significant decreases in electric vehicle range.

Electric Vehicles

Environmentally Friendly Car Terms You Need to Know

September 17, 2018. Roberto Cruz

The vocabulary around environmentally friendly cars can be confusing – here’s our breakdown of the car terms an owner of one should know.