Which State use #ROADRAGE the Most

Road rage, in every form, affects every driver in every state—and, in today’s social media age, filled with photos and videos and hashtags, we wanted to gather insights from the social sphere that we could present to drivers and communities, The analysis—which measured the number of Instagram posts in each state with hashtag #RoadRage from 2013 to 2016—found that the … Read More

When Road Rage Happens Most

When Road Rage Happens Most As you have seen countless times, when people who feel the need to teach everyone else a lesson encounter each other on the highway, things can quickly spiral out of control. Aggression—tailgating, making unpredictable lane changes, honking, flashing lights—often leads to retaliation. I have seen motorists suddenly change lanes, ticking off the driver behind and … Read More

Guess Which Generation Road Rages More

Which Generation Road Rages More If being annoyed is on the low end of our spectrum, says Gordon Fox of 2Pass Defensive Driving School In Mesa Arizona, anger is somewhere in the middle and rage is all the way at the other end. Fox describes this spectrum as “the straw that breaks the camel’sd back.” We each accumulate small amounts … Read More

States Where you Vehicle is Most Likely to be Stolen

States Where you Vehicle is Most Likely to be Stolen Motor vehicle theft in the United States in 2017 remained effectively unchanged from 2016 when the rate increased by nearly 7 percent. Last year, there were 773,139 motor vehicle thefts across the country, a rate of 237.4 per 100,000 residents. Of course, where you live can greatly increase or decrease … Read More

The Honda Civic was the #1 stolen vehicle in 2017

The Honda Civic was the #1 stolen vehicle in 2017. Love your vehicle? Lock it up to help prevent vehicle theft. The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today released its annual Hot Wheels report, which identifies the 10 most stolen vehicles in the United States. The report examines vehicle theft data submitted by law enforcement to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) … Read More

Vehicle theft costs nearly $6 billion in 2017

Vehicle theft costs nearly $6 billion in 2017 alone. Keep your vehicle in your possession and spread the word about Vehicle Theft Prevention Month during July. What’s going on with vehicle theft? Vehicle theft has long been among the most costly forms of property crime, accounting for a nearly $6 billion loss nationwide in 2017, federal crime data show. For … Read More

Of the 773,139 motor vehicles stolen in 2017, only 59 percent were recovered. Don’t let your vehicle become a statistic.

Of the 773,139 motor vehicles stolen in 2017, only 59 percent were recovered. Don’t let your vehicle become a statistic. The US average rate for car theft recovery is 46 percent, but the state-by-state rates of recoveries vary greatly. Washington found 71 percent of them. It was followed by Utah (63 percent), South Dakota (61 percent), Nevada (61 percent) and California (60 … Read More

There were 773,139 motor vehicles stolen in 2017

There were 773,139 motor vehicles stolen in 2017. Don’t hand the keys to thieves. Keep doors and windows locked to help prevent vehicle theft. Auto theft is a problem that appears to be increasing after a few years of a downward trend. From a low of 689,527 motor vehicle thefts nationwide in 2014, auto theft has climbed over the last few … Read More

One vehicle is stolen every 41 seconds in the United States

The Biggest Mistake You Could Make is leaving the window open even one inch can be just what it takes for a car thief to easily steal your car. Most people believe that they can leave a little air in the car with the windows opened just a crack, but that no one can get into the vehicle. A car … Read More