GMT Auto Sales St. Louis Motor Vehicle Report
With April being “Distracted Driving Month,” GMT Auto Sales St Louis highlights the latest automotive news in Missouri and around the country.
Viral Lamborghini Video
On April 1, 2014, the YouTube video, involving a $500,000 Lamborghini, careening into an SUV and then a BMW went viral. commanding some 4.7 million views. Although the Lamborghini’s V-12 engine once accelerated at rates of 62 mph in three seconds, for the time it’s parked, awaiting repair at an auto shop in London.
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Another car crash that went viral is the one, where a mother unsuccessfully attempted outpace an approaching train, resulting in a jaw dropping collision. Fortunately, the entire family survived the train wreck.
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Meanwhile, the Missouri State Highway Patrol registered more than double the vehicle fatalities over the month of March 2014, year-to-date. Poor road conditions were a contributing factor for some of the fatal car crashes in Missouri.
According to sources at the St. Louis Today, Another accident involving a school bus happened approximately 125 miles northwest of St. Louis. On April 1st, the bus driver loss control of the vehicle, forcing it to roll into a ditch along a two-lane road, near Ewing. Fortunately, there were not any fatalities, however 26 of the 30 students were injured.
In an effort to curtail vehicle mortality rate, more than 90 percent of US states ban texting while driving. While Missouri has a strict ban on underage drivers (under 21), its legislation is not as severe as it is in the neighboring 43 states, where texting and driving is a primary violation.
“If you plan to take a road trip this year, be sure to check the cell phone usage texting and driving regulations for the states you plan to drive.
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