Car Ownership

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Couple in self-driving car
April 24, 2019

Most Americans still afraid of self-driving vehicles, AAA survey finds

Drivers haven’t forgotten, but they may be willing to forgive. A year after a flurry of high-profile incidents involving self-driving, or autonomous, cars, 71 percent of Americans still are afraid to ride in fully self-driving vehicles, according to a survey…

2020 Toyota Supra
January 19, 2019

The 2020 Toyota Supra ‘super excellent’ – after 18-year wait

It’s back. Finally. Reincarnated as the 2020 Toyota Supra, two decades after the model’s seeming demise, it reappeared onstage at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. It’s a lot different than My First Car, the “sleek, red, two-door,…

What would Santa drive?
December 14, 2018

What would Santa drive in 2018 instead of his old-fashioned sleigh?

It’s a question begging for an answer. What would Santa drive in 2018 instead of his old-fashioned, reindeer-drawn sleigh? Of course, Mercedes-Benz “Winter Event” television commercial, “Pit Stop,” suggests that Santa would be driving a red Mercedes sedan, drawn by…