An Eye on Recent Motorist Rights Court Cases, Part 1: oos Weekly E-Newsletter #529

An Eye on Recent Motorist Rights Court Cases, Part 1: oos Weekly E-Newsletter #529

Motorist rights cases have made news and even history recently. There have been so many as of late, we are dedicating two separate newsletters to provide some insight on the legal rulings that are affecting drivers around the country. This week’s newsletter focuses on recent rulings and pending US Supreme Court and federal court cases. […]

Elon to Give Away Teslas

Elon to Give Away Teslas

When Chevy couldn’t sell the Volt electric car (RIP) it resorted to leasing them. Which at least gives the impression that people are buying them. In fact, they were renting them — for well below what it would have cost to buy, which is precisely why leasing is attractive to those looking to drive more […]

2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e Review

2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e Review

How many vehicles with all-wheel-drive average 50 miles-per-gallon? The answer, of course, is not many. Very few manage even 35 MPG. That’s best case, on the highway. Usually just barely. Cue The Exception — the new AWD-equipped version of the Toyota Prius hybrid. It exceeds 50 MPG — in the city. And averages 50 — […]

oos Principle Number 3: Freedom from arbitrary traffic stops and unwarranted searches/seizures

oos Principle Number 3: Freedom from arbitrary traffic stops and unwarranted searches/seizures

The Driving in America Blog was started a year ago to bring more information to those who are beginning their journey as motorists’ rights advocates. Over the next several months, I will be working with each of the seven oos principles to give readers of this weekly blog some idea of what we all are working towards […]

Formula for failure

Formula for failure

A Massachusetts town got a bucket of money to grease some squeaky wheels. Connecticut towns got a forest of signs to make some squeaky wheels. Taking money and giving it back is how higher government justifies its existence. The town of Weymouth was rewarded for chanting a rhyming slogan. Part of the reward, paid out […]