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It’s Time to Bring U.S. Headlight Standards Out of the Dark Ages

It’s Time to Bring U.S. Headlight Standards Out of the Dark Ages

Driving at night carries the highest fatality rate for both drivers and pedestrians but could be made safer by headlight technology already on the roads in Europe and Canada. New research from AAA found that European vehicles equipped with adaptive...



Gas Prices Continue to Rise in New England

Gas Prices Continue to Rise in New England

Motorists in New England and throughout the country saw gas prices increase for another week as crude oil prices topped the $60 mark and a number of refineries continued planned and unplanned maintenance.  At $2.59, the national gas price average is 7...


Three in Four Americans Remain Afraid of Fully Self-Driving Vehicles

Three in Four Americans Remain Afraid of Fully Self-Driving Vehicles

A year after several high-profile automated vehicle incidents, American attitudes toward fully self-driving cars have not rebounded. AAA’s annual automated vehicle survey found that 71 percent of people are afraid to ride in fully self-driving vehicles -...



Area Restaurants Earn AAA Five and Four Diamond Distinction

Area Restaurants Earn AAA Five and Four Diamond Distinction

AAA is celebrating the elite area restaurants selected for this year’s Four and Five Diamond Awards. For the 17th year in a row, White Barn Inn Restaurant located in the Grace White Barn Inn & Spa in Kennebunk Maine reigns as Northern New England’s only...


Icy Temperatures Cut Electric Vehicle Range Nearly in Half

Icy Temperatures Cut Electric Vehicle Range Nearly in Half

As freezing temperatures plague much of New England and the rest of the country, electric vehicle owners may experience a decrease in driving range, compounded by the use of the vehicle’s interior climate control. New research from AAA reveals that when...


New England Gas Prices Continue to Drop

New England Gas Prices Continue to Drop

Gas prices continue to inch downward across New England and across the country. Prices have fallen nationally by 6 cents a gallon in the past week, and they are currently 24 cents less per gallon than they were last month, according to research by AAA...



Gas Prices Continue Downward Trend

Gas Prices Continue Downward Trend

Gas prices continue to decline in New England and around the country.  Today’s national gas price average of $2.39 is the lowest pump price of the year, a price point not seen since mid-December last year. The last time the national average was cheaper...

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