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Jul 28, 2016, 00:01 ET Celebrating a Centennial of National Parks: Americans are Flocking to Their Favorite Parks

 The most Americans in recent years are heading to national parks in recognition of the U.S. National Park Service's 100th anniversary on Aug....


Jul 14, 2016, 00:01 ET Nearly 80 Percent of Drivers Express Significant Anger, Aggression or Road Rage

 Nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the past year, according...


Jun 27, 2016, 00:01 ET AAA: Americans Will Take More Trips than Ever This Independence Day Weekend

 AAA projects nearly 43 million Americans will travel this Independence Day weekend. This represents the highest fourth of July travel volume...


Jun 16, 2016, 06:00 ET AAA Insurance Named Auto Insurance Brand of the Year

 AAA Insurance has earned "Brand of the Year" status in the auto insurance category, according to the 2016 Harris Poll EquiTrend® study....


Jun 08, 2016, 00:01 ET Europe Tops AAA's 2016 Summer Travel Destinations List

 Demand for travel to Europe remains strong, and AAA summer travel bookings show that Rome and London are at the top of many international...


May 24, 2016, 10:00 ET Travel Alert: Michelin and AAA Offer Tips to Stay Safe During Busy Memorial Day Driving Weekend

 Low gas prices are fueling the busiest Memorial Day Weekend since 2005 and AAA is forecasting 38 million Americans will travel 50 miles or...


May 19, 2016, 10:00 ET AAA: More Than 38 Million Americans Expected to Travel This Memorial Day Weekend

AAA projects more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend. That is the second-highest Memorial Day travel volume on record...


Apr 21, 2016, 00:01 ET AAA: More Than One-Third of Americans Will Take a Family Vacation This Year

 As families across the country eagerly await the end of school and the beginning of summer, millions of Americans are making plans to travel...


Apr 19, 2016, 00:01 ET AAA Green Car of The Year is Tesla Model S 70D

 The 2015 Tesla Model S 70D was named the AAA Green Car of the Year, the motor club announced today. The Tesla is featured with 80 other green...


Feb 05, 2016, 00:01 ET Three Restaurants Join AAA's Prestigious Five Diamond List for 2016

Just in time for Valentine's Day celebrations, AAA has unveiled 64 restaurants that have earned the AAA/CAA Five Diamond Rating in the past 12...


Jan 15, 2016, 00:01 ET AAA Adds Six Hotels to Exclusive Five Diamond List for 2016

AAA has unveiled 118 hotels that have earned the AAA/CAA Five Diamond Rating in the past 12 months, qualifying them for the 2016 Five Diamond...


Dec 15, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA: Number of Holiday Travelers Expected to Top 100 Million for the First Time

AAA projects the number of year-end holiday travelers will top 100 million for the first time on record. Nearly one in three Americans will take a...


Dec 15, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA: Number of Holiday Travelers Expected to Top 100 Million for the First Time

AAA projects the number of year-end holiday travelers will top 100 million for the first time on record. Nearly one in three Americans will take a...


Dec 09, 2015, 00:01 ET Embrace Winter Travel with Top Rental Picks from Hertz and AAA

 As winter settles in, The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ) and longtime-partner AAA have teamed up to provide recommendations for some of the best...


Dec 09, 2015, 00:01 ET Embrace Winter Travel with Top Rental Picks from Hertz and AAA

 As winter settles in, The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ) and longtime-partner AAA have teamed up to provide recommendations for some of the best...


Nov 17, 2015, 10:00 ET 46.9 Million Americans to Travel for Thanksgiving, According to AAA

AAA Travel forecasts 46.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday, a 0.6 percent increase over...


Nov 10, 2015, 06:39 ET Apple Watch Update to AAA App Gives Consumers More Control over Gas Spending

As the recognized leader in providing fuel price trends and gas prices to consumers, AAA has unveiled its AAA app functionality for Apple Watch....


Sep 30, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA Travel Names Top International Destinations

 Whether travelers are planning an off-season trip this fall, a memorable holiday getaway, or a dream summer vacation, now is an ideal time to...


Sep 22, 2015, 00:01 ET Americans Steer Away from Autonomous Parking

As automakers increasingly integrate self-parking features into new vehicles, Americans say they are not ready to give up control. According to a...


Aug 25, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA School Safety Patrol celebrates 95 years of student safety

 Since 1920, the AAA School Safety Patrol Program has been instrumental in helping students get to and from school safely. As the program marks...


Jun 25, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA Projects 41.9 Million Americans will Celebrate Independence Day with a Holiday Getaway

AAA projects 41.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home this Independence Day, the most since 2007 and a 0.7 percent increase...


Jun 24, 2015, 12:00 ET AAA roadside assistance comes to Apple Watch

AAA is proud to announce the launch of an Apple Watch version of Service Tracker for the CAA app. The app allows members to easily track the...


Jun 18, 2015, 00:01 ET AAA Travel Lists Top Summer Vacation Destinations

This summer is an ideal time to travel to Europe as the U.S. dollar is nearly equal in value to the euro, helping travelers stretch their vacation...


Jun 09, 2015, 16:43 ET Two Oregon Students Outlast 98 Others To Claim Top Prize In National Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition

Students from across the country gathered in Dearborn today, to match wits and workmanship in a race against the clock – and one another...


Jun 08, 2015, 09:35 ET Get Your Motor Running: Ford and AAA National Student Auto Skills Competition Tuesday

 As automotive vehicles become more technologically advanced, demand is high for skilled auto technicians that understand the intricacies of...