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AAA Study: Summer Signals Increase in Teen Crash Fatalities

By Kristin Varela  on May 27, 2015


Ahhh ... the start of summer. While this means flip-flops, lemonade and outdoor movies, it also unfortunately means sky-high teen driving fatalities. In 2013 alone, 371,645 people were injured and 2,927 were killed in crashes that involved a teen driver,… Read More

AAA Study: Summer Signals Increase in Teen Crash Fatalities

By Kristin Varela  on May 27, 2015

Ahhh ... the start of summer. While this means flip-flops, lemonade and outdoor movies, it also unfortunately means sky-high teen driving fatalities. In 2013 alone, 371,645 people were injured and 2,927 were killed in crashes that involved a teen driver,… Read More

2015 Dodge Journey: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobile's Dodge brand offers several people-movers, from the brawny Durango SUV to the ultra-family-friendly Grand Caravan minivan, but its Journey SUV is the most affordable in the lineup. It's optional third row and available integrated second-row boosters are… Read More

Top Tips for Road Trips With Baby

By Jennifer Newman  on May 27, 2015

If you're a new parent, or a soon-to-be new parent, you've likely been told that having a baby will turn your life upside down. From sleep, or a lack of it, to a quick trip to the store, when Baby… Read More

2015 Lexus NX 200t F Sport: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 26, 2015

It's not surprising that Lexus' newest crossover has stylish good looks and sporty road manners. What's unexpected is this compact crossover's relatively roomy backseat. Accessible Latch anchors and decent legroom made installing some of our child-safety seats a breeze; we… Read More

2015 Dodge Journey: Family Hits and Misses

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 21, 2015

The Dodge brand offers a lineup full of family-friendly vehicles from the brawny Durango three-row SUV to the grandfather of people-movers, the Grand Caravan minivan. In between is the 2015 Journey. The automaker calls it "the Swiss army knife of… Read More

2015 Chrysler Town & Country: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman  on May 21, 2015

When it comes to minivans, the Chrysler Town & Country┬áis at the top of many families' shopping list. In 2014, the Town & Country ranked No. 1 in minivan sales with 138,040 sold, according to Automotive News. For the 2015… Read More

2016 Honda Pilot Video

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 20, 2015

Honda reimagined its three-row SUV for 2016 and families should be pleased with the new Pilot. Sleek styling, loads of creature comforts and refined road manners make the new Pilot a win. Watch the video for more.… Read More

2016 Honda Pilot Starts at $30,875

By Joe Bruzek  on May 20, 2015

The all-new 2016 Honda Pilot is shaping up to be a home run for families with its newfound interior room paired with numerous comfort and safety features. Base pricing for the front-wheel-drive LX is only up $125 compared with the… Read More

2016 Honda Pilot Review

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 20, 2015

After test-driving it, I found that the 2016 Honda Pilot has climbed to the top of the three-row SUV class, delivering all the room, comfort, safety features and versatility that make the potholed roads of parenting just a tiny bit… Read More

2015 Toyota RAV4: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 19, 2015

Toyota's compact crossover carries over relatively unchanged to model-year 2015. Adequate legroom eased the installation of our rear-facing child-safety seats, but tricky top tether anchor placement kept the RAV4 from earning higher grades in our Car Seat Check. More Car… Read More