AAA says more people will travel during the upcoming holidays. AAA is projecting 91.9 million Americans will travel during the 11 day year-end holiday period between December 23rd and January 2nd. That's an increase of 1.4%.
More Americans will travel by car this Labor Day weekend, but fewer will fly. AAA is predicting a 2.4-percent drop in the number of Americans traveling this Labor Day holiday compared to a year ago saying the economic uncertainty is the main reason behind the drop.
Triple A of Minnesota is hosting a free safety day information session for people interested in learning about the best ways to stay safe on the road. Some of the highlights include window chip repair, free battery checks, and free bicycle helmets for the first 50 kids.
The results of Triple A's annual "Your Driving Costs" study shows a 3.4 percent increase to own and maintain a mid-sized sedan. This means that that the average costs rose 1.9 cents to 58.5 cents a mile, or over $8,000 a year. Tire costs rose 15.7 percent due to an increase in the cos…