DOT Reports Americans Still Driving Less

Transportation Secretary Mary Peters is lamenting the fact that Americans are driving less, resulting in declining gas tax revenues » 10/06/08 1:45pm 10/06/08 1:45pm and decreased funding for . As eTrucker reports, the federal government already had to make an emergency contribution of in September to continue in-progress projects. Statistics show…

Lots of Driving Bad For Your Back, Just Ask Jeremy Clarkson

As a rule we try and stretch our backs out at least every four hours of driving to prevent back pain, and apparently there's research to back up our habits. A recent study has found that at least half of the drivers suffer from pains in their lower back. "Driving long distances is one of the worst things you can do to… » 11/14/07 1:45pm 11/14/07 1:45pm