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Tel Aviv woman's car painted into handicap spot and then towed

Tel Aviv woman's car painted into handicap spot and then towed | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
As a general rule, we try to follow a few simple principles throughout the day, and one of the most important is, \"don't anger the road workers.\" Why?
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Australian Census in 2016 – Mode of Travel to Educational Institution

Australian Census in 2016 – Mode of Travel to Educational Institution | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Using a bicycle to ride to work, school, shops or train stations in Western Australia
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Survey says more people trust independents than dealers for car repairs... do you? [w/poll]

Survey says more people trust independents than dealers for car repairs... do you? [w/poll] | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
A new survey by AutoMD.com finds car owners trust independent shops over dealerships when it comes to vehicle repairs. The site surveyed 3,000 owners
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Ireland could allow "moderately" drunk driving

Ireland could allow "moderately" drunk driving | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
On one side you have Ireland's measures against drunk driving: a maximum allowable blood-alcohol level of .05 percent (the legal limit is .08 in most
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Mitsubishi pulls plug on electric iMiev | carsguide.com.au

Mitsubishi pulls plug on electric iMiev | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Mitsubishi IMiev now by customer order only.
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Text and drive: Belgium can stop them | carsguide.com.au

Text and drive: Belgium can stop them | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Video shows Belgian campaign that scares young drivers into dropping their phones behind the wheel.
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Clarkson police scarecrow slows speeders | carsguide.com.au

Clarkson police scarecrow slows speeders | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
A scarecrow cop masquerading as Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson is slowing traffic through a UK village.
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Should motorbikes be allowed ride through stationary traffic? | NRMA Motoring Blog

Should motorbikes be allowed ride through stationary traffic? | NRMA Motoring Blog | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
From 1 February until 1 May this year, it will be legal for motorcyclists to ride through stationary traffic at intersections in parts of the Sydney CBD. This practice of moving between stationary vehicles is known as Lane Filtering.
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Mercedes-Benz to prevent risk of ‘wrong-way’ drivers

Mercedes-Benz to prevent risk of ‘wrong-way’ drivers | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Read our MERCEDES-BENZ -1 review at CarAdvice.com.au. 2013 MERCEDES-BENZ -1 Road Test including ratings, prices, galleries and specifications.
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Hyundai plant one of 100 factories shutting down in wake of Beijing pollution scare

Hyundai plant one of 100 factories shutting down in wake of Beijing pollution scare | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Many factories and chemical plants have suspended production in Beijing in an attempt to curb dangerous pollution, according to the South China Morning
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Bosch launching autonomous driving technology in 2014

Bosch launching autonomous driving technology in 2014 | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Automotive technology pioneer Bosch will launch its independently developed autonomous driving system for use in new vehicles next year as the industry...
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Honda And Acura To Integrate Apple Siri 'Eyes Free' Into Future Models

Honda And Acura To Integrate Apple Siri 'Eyes Free' Into Future Models | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Honda has confirmed it will integrate Apple's new Siri Eyes Free system with certain models this year, offering buyers an advanced new voice...
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Sydney CBD motorcycle lane filtering trial from 1 March to 30 April | Transport for NSW

Sydney CBD motorcycle lane filtering trial from 1 March to 30 April | Transport for NSW | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
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Child seats failing five-star safety | carsguide.com.au

Child seats failing five-star safety | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Only three child seats on the Australian market get a five-star safety rating.
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Feeling Sleepy?

It can be as dangerous as driving drunk and probably contributes just as much to accidents, including the fatal ones, just as much. But you won’t find the
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How social media is changing the way car defects and complaints are discovered

How social media is changing the way car defects and complaints are discovered | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Social media can allow direct and faster access to a person, a group or discussion of an issue, and that has led to wide ranging players in the
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Russians create Toyota Land Cruiser ice sculpture with full interior

Russians create Toyota Land Cruiser ice sculpture with full interior | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
The Toyota Land Cruiser is a pretty hot model around the world. But it took the Russians to make it cool. We have few hard, cold facts and only small
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You can’t be sued for texting drivers | carsguide.com.au

You can’t be sued for texting drivers | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Can you be sued if a text you send to a driver results in a traffic accident?
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Slow down - or drive safely | carsguide.com.au

Slow down - or drive safely | carsguide.com.au | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Should you slow down or should you drive safely?
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Interesting point of view. Don't agree 100% but I see where they are coming from.

It's important to remember the faster you go, the harder you hit. Infact a pedestrian is unlikely to survive an impact with anything travelling over 30km/h

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Lotus pondering 'fake shifting' for Evora 414E plug-in hybrid

Lotus pondering 'fake shifting' for Evora 414E plug-in hybrid | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Some would say Lotus has some credibility among the green-car set since it supplied the body for the Tesla Roadster and has always been obsessed with
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Opa! Flaming cheese closes tunnel in Norway after truck fire [w/video]

<i>Opa!</i> Flaming cheese closes tunnel in Norway after truck fire [w/video] | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
Behold, the power of cheese. Flaming fromage has clogged up the Brattlitunnelen in Norway for almost a week. According to Reuters, a truck was hauling
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Blood alcohol requirements for rail safety workers | Transport for NSW

Blood alcohol requirements for rail safety workers | Transport for NSW | Cars and Road Safety | Scoop.it
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