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Weird Car Heist Gone Wrong Highlights Teen Driver Safety Issues

Early this month in the Kansas City area, a group of teenagers drove 200 miles in order to steal three high-powered Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger Hellcats. These are not your garden-variety muscle cars. The SRT Hellcat engine pumps out a ground-shaking 707-horsepower.

The teens, aged 16, 17, and 19, were spotted by a dealership employee who noticed headlights on the lot in the early hours of morning, and called the police. Making a quick getaway in...

 

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How to Remove Crayon from the Seats of Your Family Vehicle

Last month, we talked about how the Chrysler Pacifica is the safest minivan of 2016. It has so many features to make it the ideal ride for a Boise-area family.

The available Stow 'n Vac™ system makes cleaning up crumbs and messes a snap -- but there are some messes that are a bit more stubborn. What do you do about crayon when the kids use the seats as a coloring book?

Crayons are made with wax, which, as candle-enthusiasts are well aware, does not dissolve in anything. Wax laughs in the face of regular cleaning products. Instead, you'll need…

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How Sensor Fusion & Smart Re-Engineering Make the 2017 Pacifica the Safest Minivan in Boise

In the 2016 calendar year, there is only one minivan that earned the highest rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety -- the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica.

How did this newcomer earn a Top Safety Pick+ where the Sienna, Odyssey, and Sedona failed?

The answer is sensor-fusion technology. In IIHS track testing, the 2017 Pacifica was the only van capable of braking automatically to prevent collisions..

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