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Thread > Safety Features for Mature Drivers

UF-AAA "Smart Features for Mature Drivers" Team in the Flint Mobile at the New York International Auto Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. From left: Troy Green, Dannielle Sherrets, Cristie Hyde, Sherrilene Classen, Dennis McCarthy, Kathleen Marvaso, Desiree Lanford, Yolanda Cade, John Nielsen.

Safety for Seniors: New cars for older people

March 21, 2008
NBC Today Show (video)

AAA and UF recommend vehicle features for senior drivers

March 21, 2008
University of Florida News
(PDF)

Smart Features for Mature Drivers

March 2008
AAA Exchange
(PDF)

Vehicle Features for Boomers... And Beyond

March/April 2008
AAA Going Places: The Magazine for Today's Traveler
(PDF)

Amped for gramps Hyundai SUV voted #1 for older drivers

March 22, 2008
NY Daily News
(PDF)

Certain Motor Vehicle Features Benefit Seniors

March 22, 2008
US News & World Report
(PDF)

What older drivers should buy

March 24, 2008
Newsday
(PDF)

Top Safety Technologies for Old Folks

March 24, 2008
TechnoRide
(PDF)

New cars could help older drivers

March 24, 2008
HeraldNet, Everett, Washington
(PDF)

AAA Helps Aging Drivers Match Vehicles to Physical Changes

March 2008
Interest! Alert
(PDF)

The right car features could help older drivers

March 26, 2008
LoHud.com
(PDF)

When Should Seniors Hang Up the Driving Gloves?

April 10, 2008
Cars.com
(PDF)

AAA hosting test-drives for seniors

April 17, 2008
The Charlotte Observer
(PDF)

Experts list car features that help older drivers

April 18, 2008
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
(PDF)

Bill relaxes limits on older R.I. drivers

May 16, 2008
The Providence Journal
(PDF)

Aging boomers to shift driving trends

May 30, 2008
Calgary Herald
(PDF)

Driving into the sunset

June 7, 2008
The StarPhoenix
(PDF)

Making Driving Easier - And Safer - For Senior Drivers

July 4, 2008
Town-Crier Online
(PDF)

Some car features make it easier for older drivers

August 6, 2008
Gloucester Daily Times Online
(PDF)

Tips and advice for senior drivers

August 6, 2008
Corsicana Daily Sun
(PDF)

Smart auto features aid older drivers

August 22, 2008
Times Herald-Record Online
(PDF)

Smart auto features for older drivers

August 23, 2008
The Fergus Falls Daily Journal
(PDF)

For going old gracefully

December 14, 2008
Chicago Tribune
(PDF)

Vehicle options for senior drivers

February 6, 2010
Banner Graphic
(PDF)