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Gas prices got you wanting an electric or hybrid car? Well, good luck finding one

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — With gasoline prices topping $4 a gallon, many drivers are looking for a car that will go farther on a gallon of gas, or maybe one that doesn’t use gasoline at all. Finding such a car, though, is not easy. Electric cars and gas-electric hybrids are in short supply, and prices… Read More

Used cars for sale sit on a lot at a dealership in Doylestown, Pa.

Why buying a car is still such a miserable experience right now

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — Thinking of buying a car? Kimberly Walker, a mother of two in Columbia, S.C., can tell you exactly what that’s like these days. She recently found herself having to shop for two vehicles on opposite ends of the market. For herself, she wanted a late-model electric Audi, and after looking around,… Read More

Report: 80,000 Distracted Driving Crashes In Ohio In Last Five Years

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Those crashes killed at least 268 people and injured more than 3,000. Gov. Mike DeWine is fighting back with a panel to make some policy recommendations based on a new report. The report from a task force formed last year says it believes smart phones are a reason why traffic deaths have increased in four of… Read More