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The Albuquerque area saw 9,989 vehicle thefts in 2017 in a region with about 910,000 residents.

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Top Vehicle Theft Hot Spots Named

Albuquerque, New Mexico, recorded the highest rate of vehicle thefts in the U.S. in 2017 as vehicle thefts increased 4.1% across the nation, reports the National Insurance Crime Bureau. Each year, the bureau analyzes thefts reported to law enforcement and releases a top 10 list with its "Hot Spots" report.

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Wholesale Fleet Vehicle Values Fall 1% in June

Off-lease fleet vehicles sold in the wholesale market at auction fell 1% in value in June from the prior month but increased 7% from a year ago, according to Tom Kontos, KAR Auction Services' chief economist.

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Ford Agrees to $299M Takata Settlement

Ford has agreed to a $299.1-million settlement with customers over its use of Takata air bags in...

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay $299.1 million to settle consumer economic-loss claims linked to faulty air bags manufactured by Takata Corp. The settlement covers diverse forms of economic damages linked to Takata air-bag inflators.

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Drunk Driving Still a Worse Problem Than Drugged Driving: MADD

Drunk driving still remains a significantly higher cause of road deaths than drugged driving,...

The national president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving has acknowledged that drugged driving is a growing problem but said alcohol-impaired driving remains the number one cause of roadway fatalities nationwide in recent testimony before a U.S. House subcommittee.

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Executive Vice President of eDriving

Ed Dubens

Executive Vice President of eDriving

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Jack Firriolo

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Vice President of Product Management, Verizon Connect

Erin Cave from Verizon Connect

Vice President of Product Management, Verizon Connect

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Bernie Kanavagh from WEX

Senior Vice President and General Manager

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NHTSA Wants Automakers to Show Takata Repair Plans

NHTSA is calling on automakers to make public their repair plans for vehicles with Takata air...

The federal road safety regulator believes that unveiling public plans via automakers websites, for example, will serve as an informational resource to communities and consumers to support effective recall implementation nationwide.

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Toyota Mirai to Arrive in Hawaii This Month

Toyota's Mirai fuel cell sedan will be offered in Hawaii after its distributor built a hydrogen...

Hawaii's distributor of Toyota, Lexus, and Subaru vehicles has opened the state's first publicly accessible hydrogen fueling station and later this month will begin leasing the Mirai fuel cell vehicle, Toyota has announced.

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Mitsubishi's 2018 Outlander PHEV

Although the PHEV model of the Outlander is new to the U.S., it has been the best-selling PHEV...

The plug-in electric hybrid version of the 2018 Outlander has the potential to provide big gas savings. Its 20-mile all-electric range makes it an ideal vehicle for fleets operating short city routes.

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Video: Keeping the Right Following Distance

Following distance can vary depending on the vehicle you're driving.

Maintaining a safe driving space around the vehicle is largely something that drivers can control. While many of us have been taught to focus on space — keeping several car lengths between one's vehicle and the car ahead — a better formula concerns time.

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The Correct Following Distance

The proper following distance varies based on the vehicle you're driving.

Maintaining safe driving space around the the front, side, and rear of your vehicle that make it vulnerable to collisions is largely something that drivers can control.

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Ford's 2018 F-150 Diesel

The diesel-powered F-150 will compete with the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel first introduced as a 2014...

Ford has added a turbodiesel engine to its 2018 F-150 lineup to provide half-ton pickup buyers greater towing capability (up to 11,400 pounds). The high-torque (440 lb.-ft.) pickup also provides excellent fuel efficiency (30 mpg on the highway for the rear-wheel model).