ATE Racket Report for May 28, 2019

ATE Racket Report for May 28, 2019

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the oos blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by oos Base Director James C. Walker and oos Communications Director Shelia Dunn.  Headlines are from May 18-24, 2019  National Both Democrats […]

Don’t Get Taken on Your Trade-In

Don’t Get Taken on Your Trade-In

Buying a new car is not the way most people end up paying more than they should have. It’s trading in their old car that often ends up costing them the most. Here’s why: *Multi-tasking – It’s hard for most people who aren’t finance people to effectively keep track of two complex transactions simultaneously. On […]

Surveying Driver License Renewal Requirements: oos E-Newsletter #541

Surveying Driver License Renewal Requirements: oos E-Newsletter #541

In the Spring 2019 issue of the oos member magazine Driving Freedoms, we introduced a short online survey designed to gauge public sentiment toward driver’s license testing norms for older motorists. As noted in the survey’s introduction, “The baby boomer generation has dominated the roads for several decades, and as they enter their 60s, 70s, […]

The Future of Plug-in Hybrids

The Future of Plug-in Hybrids

On the face of it, a plug-in hybrid seems to be a sweet and addictive trend. The efficient properties such as reducing the reliance on fossil fuels have made plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) to be quite attractive. They are also useful to drivers who are curious about Electric Vehicles (EV) because they allow them […]

Road Trip of a Lifetime in Morocco: Culture, Desert, Mountains, and Ocean

Road Trip of a Lifetime in Morocco: Culture, Desert, Mountains, and Ocean

Our trip took place in late November – early December 2017. It was in Morocco that we gathered because we had never been to Africa. Not to say that we strongly wanted exotic. However, our imagination was agitated only by the thought of the endless ocean and the mysterious desert. It is to them that […]