The Pedal-to-the-Metal, Totally Illegal, Cross-Country Sprint for Glory
, 2007-10-17 05:00:46
And so the clock starts and the taillights flare, and they're off again, strapped down, fueled up, and bound on an outlaw enterprise with 2,795 miles of interstate and some 31,000 highway cops between them and the all-time speed record for crossing the American continent on four … ...Bookmark tags: technology, united-states, police, cars, racing, highways
Poking along in the left lane? Prepare to pay---Seattle Cops Tickets Slow Drivers
, 2008-06-25 08:00:52
Even if you're going the speed limit it might not be enough to prevent you from getting a ticket if you're holding up traffic in the fast lane.
State troopers are on a mission to make sure the left lane on area freeways is used for its intended purpose: passing. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, police, cars, seattle, traffic, driving, tickets, cops, highways, interstates
Nation's Infrastructure gets a 'D'
, 2009-01-28 13:00:04
The nation's roads, bridges, power grid, water supply, schools and transit systems are all in a state of disrepair due to under-funding - and the proposed stimulus plan will not go far enough to solve the problem, according to a report released Wednesday. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, cars, bailout, employment, transportation, infrastructure, construction, highways, green-jobs
For the Long Haul by Nancy Salvato
, 2010-07-19 12:20:15
Driving down the highway today, I noticed a little yellow ragtop, possibly an MGB Roadster that I would venture to guess was as old as I am! In any event, what caught my eye, besides how utterly cool this car was, was the idea that two of these sport cars could probably drive sid … ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, autos, innovation, automakers, highways