Tag: bad

VIDEO: Yes, we have bad drivers here; but Russia? Wow!

Kelly Taylor thechronicleherald.ca OK, so we have some bad drivers in Canada. The U.S. CDC rated us third worst in a comparison of 20 first-world economies for unsafe driving, behind only New Zealand and the United States. But we got nothing on Russia for bad drivers. Yes, Russia is a big country with 149.6 million…

Bad Driving Habits Wreck Cars

news24.com Different people drive their cars in different ways. But did you know there are driving habits that are bad for your car? Do you know that different cars have been designed to make use of different types of fuel, oil, transmission fluid, etc? Using the incorrect fluids may damage your car’s components as well…

Progressive, Geico often charge rich, Bad Drivers less, survey says

Charles Elmore palmbeachpost.com A national consumer group says driving while poor can be more expensive for your car insurance bill than driving while intoxicated, and it calls out Progressive and Geico. “It is profoundly unfair that a driver with a moderate income and a perfect driving record is often charged more for auto insurance than…

Bad Driving Habits in Burton

Bad driving habits in Burton include texting and sex acts, a new survey reveals lizbetfrybm burtonmail.co.uk Sex acts, tailgating, speeding and texting make up some of the worst habits picked up by drivers in Burton and the West Midlands, a new survey has revealed. Three in five drivers in the region who took part in…

What do Phoenix-area drivers NOT know how to do?

William Pitts 12news.com PHOENIX – Arizona routinely appears near the top of bad driving lists. So 12 News wanted to know what the Phoenix area’s bad drivers could be doing better. We asked the people who see the most bad drivers every day: The cops. Across the board, every department said drivers need to put…

10 Bad Driving Habits that Damage Your Car

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Alex Leanse autoblog.com You know how important regular oil changes, tire rotations, and changing drive belts are for keeping a car running smoothly and reliably for many years. Perhaps you have a calendar for taking care of routine maintenance tasks, but the way you drive on a daily basis has a significant impact on the…

Top 10 Bad Driving Habits That Damage Your Car

Bad Driving Habits

Elan McAfee yourmechanic.com Your vehicle is one of your most costly possessions, and it’s certainly one on which you heavily depend. So, you want it to last as long as possible. Even if you have the proper vehicle maintenance measures in place, there may be important day-to-day responsibilities you overlook that have a negative impact…

Change One Bad Habit at a Time

smart phone while driving

Did you know that the majority of Americans — 88.5 percent — feel that a driver talking on a cell phone represents a somewhat or a serious threat to their personal safety? That proportion increases to 95.7 and 95.1 percent, respectively, with regards to driver’s text messaging or emailing behind the wheel, and drivers checking…

Is Shaming Bad Drivers Online OK?

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khou.com June 16, 2016 HOUSTON — What do you do when you see a bad driver on the road? More and more people are taking out their smartphones and recording it. Not only that, they also posting the pictures and video online. KHOU 11 News found several examples on Reddit, YouTube and Facebook showing drivers…