13 December 2018

AAA: Nearly 3.6 Million Michigan Residents to Travel this Holiday Season

AAA Michigan projects nearly 3.6 million residents will head for vehicles, planes and rails this holiday season; four percent more than last year, and the most since AAA has been tracking holiday travel. Those heading out will be among the 112.million Americans traveling more than 50 miles from home, also up four percent.

14 November 2018

AAA and First Responder Organizations Team Up for Move Over Michigan Media Event

AAA and First Responder organizations teamed up to highlight the importance of Michigan’s Emergency Vehicle Caution Law – commonly referred to as the Move Over law -- at an event Tuesday morning at the AAA-Auto Club Group Administrative Office Building in Dearborn.

27 February 2009

Majority Of People Killed In Teen Crashes Are Passengers And Other Drivers -- Not Teen Drivers

The majority of people killed in teen driver crashes continue to be people other than teen drivers themselves, according to an updated analysis of 10 years of crash data by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

22 July 2008

Nearly 50 AAA Michigan Executives Help Feed The Hungry

On Wednesday, July 23, nearly 50 members of AAA Michigan’s executive leadership team will assemble at Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan to help package food and provide gardening and clean-up services.

13 February 2007

Handling And Braking In Snow

Cold and snow can affect your car's handling and braking ability. Slow down, keep your distance and increase the chances you'll arrive at your destination safely.

11 October 2005

How To 'Get Ready, Get Set, Go' On Ice And Snow

In an effort to help motorists get ready, get set and go during this year’s winter driving season, AAA has compiled the following useful tips:

22 September 2005

Free Winter Car Care Checkup Could Help Save On Fuel Costs, Says AAA

According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), passenger cars are living longer. Over the past three decades, increased durability has pushed the average age of a car from 5.6 years to 9. The longer a vehicle stays in use, however, the more likely its critical components – such as belts, hoses and batteries – will fail under the stress of winter driving conditions.

21 September 2004

Diesel Engines Make The Grade In Winter

With the resurgence of high fuel prices, Americans are turning in ever-larger numbers to diesel-powered vehicles as a fuel-efficient alternative. Once regarded as noisy, smelly and difficult to start in the winter, diesel engines have come a long way.

02 February 2004

Avoid Ice And Water Damage To Your Home

As if slippery sidewalks and snow-covered cars aren’t bad enough during the winter, you face another potential headache: ruined carpets and water damage to your ceilings and walls from leaks caused by ice dams or bursting water pipes.