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Circular Intersection p. 135
Circular Intersection p. 135 Roundabout, Roundy or Traffic Circle are common names for this design.
The Tortoise and the Hare p. 42
The Tortoise and the Hare p. 42 "Hurry up and wait" could be the driving motto for those "Hares" in traffic. Quickly past traffic, only to be caught at the next light. Meanwhile, a methodical "Tortoise" slows early to arrive when traffic is moving. Smoothness and consistency are goals that reduce emissions and save vehicle wear.
Dwight Eisenhower, father of the American Interstate highway. p. 77
Dwight Eisenhower, father of the American Interstate highway. p. 77 Though not the first leader to bring limited-access highways to his country, he was the most successful. This design was first built near Milan Italy in 1922.
Advantageous Driving 4 Seniors: Survival Skills, Strategies and Knowledge.
Advantageous Driving 4 Seniors: Survival Skills, Strategies and Knowledge. The first in the Advantageous series of Driver's Education books. Look for a variety of interesting titles in the future.
The Key Hangup p. 147
The Key Hangup p. 147 At one time all drivers must decide their days of freedom and mobility must end. In "Advantageous Driving 4 Seniors" the author presents some of the considerations and symptoms that indicate driver problems.
Vehicles keep growing and growing. p. 116
Vehicles keep growing and growing. p. 116 Due to increasingly rigorous crash testing requirements, "small" cars aren't the size they once were. Unfortunately, the requirement says that test dummies must be unbelted, thus weight is increased to protect them. It means the rest of us pay the price for the disadvantages of weight when accelerating, braking and turning.
Interior Audio System augments Engine Sounds p. 110
Interior Audio System augments Engine Sounds p. 110 In an effort to improve the audio deficiencies of a vehicle's motor, the manufacturers now use the sound system's amplifier.
Logo of The Institute 4 Traffic Safety
Logo of The Institute 4 Traffic Safety Combines a warning sign, auto and motorcycle tire treads for a unique image.
The "American Drivers Team" p. 24
The "American Drivers Team" p. 24 This is the first sports analogy used to describe the Highway Transportation System of drivers/vehicles/environment. As team members, we have a supporting role in the success of all roadway users. By attentively helping others, driving becomes safer for all; we are all imperfect at one time or another.
Stop signs are morphing into Yield controls. p. 74
Stop signs are morphing into Yield controls. p. 74 Stopping typically wastes time and increase vehicle emissions afterward. They are increasingly replace with roundabouts that encourage the continual movement of traffic.
Open-wheel race car
Open-wheel race car Racing competition has been used since the invention of automobiles to improve technology. Today, electric and hybrid vehicles can be found on tracks around the world.
Get off the road promptly when trouble happens! p. 62
Get off the road promptly when trouble happens! p. 62 Your survival can depend on collision avoidance! Maximize space between you and other vehicles.
Construction Zone? Killing Zone. p. 140
Construction Zone? Killing Zone. p. 140 If mechanical problems happen in a work area, act promptly to get off the road to safety.
 

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