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Travel
April 21, 2017
AAA Cruise Bookings Surge 60 Percent in North Dakota The cruise industry is already making waves in 2017. AAA cruise bookings in North Dakota have increased 60 percent compared to the same period last year. Read more...

Safety
April 11, 2017
Be a Good Passenger -- Act Responsibly When Riding Shotgun In recognition of Distracted Driving Awareness Month, AAA says if you’re riding shotgun, Be A Good Passenger and help minimize distractions for the driver. In a recent AAA Consumer Pulse survey, only about one-third (35%) of North Dakota residents said they speak up if they see the driver doing something unsafe, and only one in four (25%) offer to text or talk for the driver. Read more...

 
 
News
March 02, 2017
Road De-Icers Cause $3 Billion in Vehicle Rust Damage Every Year According to a new AAA survey, U.S. drivers paid approximately $3 billion in rust repairs caused by de-icing methods over the last five years. Read more...

 
Teen Driving
January 20, 2017
Speed Top Factor in North Dakota Teen Crashes Speed kills. And when it does too often it involves a young driver under the age of 18. After a review of state crash data, AAA is advising North Dakota parents to talk to their teens about the dangers of speed and how any change in driving conditions can dictate a slower safe speed. Read more...

Travel
January 12, 2017
AAA: 71 Percent of North Dakotans Plan to Travel in 2017 All signs are pointing to a busy year for vacationers and the travel industry. According to a recent AAA Consumer Pulse™ survey, 71 percent of North Dakotans are planning to take a vacation in 2017. Of those planning to travel, half (52%) will take two or three vacations in 2017, with the most popular timeframes being between January-March and July-September. The most frequently cited destinations include cities, national and state parks and beaches. Read more...

 
Holiday Travel
December 15, 2016
AAA: Year-End Holidays to Set Travel Record More than 103 million Americans will travel for the year-end holidays, according to AAA’s Year-End Holiday Travel Forecast. This represents a 1.5 percent increase, or 1.5 million more travelers than last year, and the highest total volume since AAA began tracking holiday travel data in 2001. Read more...

 
Holiday Travel
November 15, 2016
AAA Projects Increase of One Million Travelers for Thanksgiving AAA projects 48.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, an increase of one million travelers compared with last year. This represents a 1.9 percent increase over 2015, and the most Thanksgiving travelers since 2007.http://www.AAA.com Read more...

 
Teen Driving
October 17, 2016
AAA Idenfifies Top Challenges for Teen Learning to Drive Parents don’t prepare their teens to drive as well as they did a decade ago. According to a AAA survey of 142 driving instructors across America, 65% said the decline in quality parental involvement has added to the challenges facing young drivers. They also reported that parents often set a bad example through their own behaviors. Read more...

 
Teen Driving
October 17, 2016
Teens Supporting Teens: Be a Good Passenger for a Safe Ride Teen-involved crash fatalities increased 10 percent in 2015, according to a new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association. Another recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety identified distracted driving as the number one cause of teen-driver crashes with teen passengers as the number one distraction. With this in mind. AAA wants every teen to Be A Good Passenger by following a few guidelines. Read more...

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