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Oh the Places You’ll Go (Via the Interstate)

09/08/2016

There’s nothing like the freedom of a driver’s license. Just that one piece of plastic can open up a whole new world of possibilities for a teen. From driving yourself to school to taking a road trip across the country, a license allows for infinite travel possibilities. However, to travel far, you must learn how to drive on the interstate or freeway. Have you ever thought about how the entire United States is connected by veins of concrete...

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Keeping Your Cool Behind the Wheel this Summer

06/22/2016

No class, no homework…only a few summer reading books here and there. You’ve got the time and freedom to hang out with your friends, take exciting road trips and bask in the sun all you want. We all love living easy during summertime, but with that freedom also comes consequence and responsibility. The months of June, July and August are rated as the deadliest driving months for teens for a reason. AAA took a hard look at data...

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Driving Experience Makes the Final 2015 Stop in Atlanta

10/23/2015

Our last stop on the 2015 Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience tour was an excellent one! Over 300 teen drivers came out to Atlanta Motor Speedway to test their skills behind the wheel. Although many drivers are a little nervous before this exercise, the skid pad module remains a crowd favorite. Students learn what to do if the car starts to skid on wet pavement –a lesson many drivers don’t have a chance to learn until they experience it first-hand. When...

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Teens Drive Smart Steers into Charlotte

09/29/2015

We had an awesome weekend in Charlotte on our Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience tour! More than 360 teen drivers and their families joined us at the zMAX Dragway to learn safe driving maneuvers, care maintenance tips and much more! Participants learned how to maneuver slick roads, and what to do if the car starts to skid while they’re behind the wheel. This lesson is always a crowd favorite, and it helps the teen drivers gain confidence behind the wheel. ...

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Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience Swings by the Windy City

08/30/2015

We had a great stop in Chicago on our Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience tour! More than 260 teen drivers joined us to learn the rules of the road, how to control a car and much more. Our participants learned the basics of car care, including how to check tire pressure and the seven basic fluids— washer fluid, brake fluid, engine oil, coolant, transmission fluid, power steering fluid and fuel. Since texting and driving is such a critical issue with teen...

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