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Danger of fire during evasive action or braking maneuvers: dog in front passenger seat.

Dog in the car: make sure to secure your four-legged friend / ADAC test drives show: in an accident, unsecured animals become an incalculable danger / risk for accident workers

Munich (ots) - A dog in the passenger seat, fluttering ears at the open window in the wind? This is not a good idea: Because in the event of a sudden braking or evasive maneuver and especially in the event of accidents, there is a risk of serious injury to people and animals. The ADAC has shown this in test drives with dog dummies. At different

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Do not recklessly persuade the road traffic compromise / corrections take account of criticism from ADAC

Munich (ots) - The ADAC demands that the compromise proposal for the Road Traffic Ordinance should not be reflexively persuaded, thereby delaying legally compliant handling. ADAC traffic president Gerhard Hillebrand: “The compromise presented takes into account the criticism of excessive sanctioning of drivers for speeding violations, without questioning the aim of the StVO amendment: the stronger one

In the north, many are now heading home / second weekend in August unusually quiet / ADAC traffic jam forecast for August 7th to 9th / The traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways / Further text about ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this Images are free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

In the north, many are now heading home / second weekend in August unusually quiet / ADAC traffic jam forecast for August 7-9

Munich (ots) - The trend of the previous weekends in Germany is likely to continue this weekend as well: Due to the Corona crisis, travel is significantly more subdued than in the same period of previous years. Nevertheless, there is a lot of traffic on the motorways in and out of the holiday regions. The second week of vacation begins in Baden-Württemberg. In Berlin, Brandenburg, Schleswig-Holstein

Vacation abroad is not a shame!

Baden-Württemberg's Prime Minister Winfried Kretschmann (Greens) currently considers vacationing abroad to be "inappropriate". He calls for more vacation in Germany. In his words, he places trips abroad in the area of ​​moral reprehensibility. A critical comment.

The traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways. Additional text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

Closed schools all over Germany / The heyday of the summer travel season is quieter than ever / ADAC traffic jam forecast for July 31 to August 2

Munich (ots) - This summer there will be no mega traffic jams comparable to previous years. Nevertheless, travelers who start their vacation this weekend or are already starting their return journey should be prepared for longer travel times. The holidays in Baden-Württemberg are only now beginning, Bavaria is starting the second week of vacation. In Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Hamburg,

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Holidays without a car: holiday resorts have to expand mobility options / basic services available in many places - new forms of mobility are rarely available

Munich (ots) - Traveling to holiday resorts in rural areas without your own car - this is not a vision of the future, it is already possible in many ways. However, an ADAC investigation shows that the offer of sustainable mobility offers is expandable in many municipalities. The Mobility Club has 20 popular tourist locations in Germany away from the big cities and metropolitan areas

ADAC tips for driving during thunderstorms: What to do when it flashes / Further text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC"

What to do when it flashes / ADAC tips for driving in a thunderstorm

Munich (ots) - What do drivers, motorhomes or bikers have to watch out for when they are out in thunder and lightning? The ADAC provides important tips and information on risks and behaviors relating to cars, convertibles, motorhomes and two-wheelers. If you are driving in a thunderstorm on the road, you have to have bad visibility, hail and gusts of wind

Travel traffic continues to increase / fewer motorway jams than in the previous year / ADAC congestion forecast for July 24-26 / the traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways Additional text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

Travel traffic continues to increase / fewer motorway jams than in the previous year / ADAC congestion forecast for July 24th to 26th

Munich (ots) - The ADAC expects some lively traffic this weekend: with Bavaria, the penultimate German state starts the summer vacation while in Bremen, Lower Saxony, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia and the south of the Netherlands the second holiday week begins. In the north of Germany and Europe, the summer vacation will soon end. According to forecasts by

Development of fuel prices in Germany Further text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. For publication please state the source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC Grafik"

Fuel prices down again slightly / crude oil prices at a constant level

Munich (ots) - Fuel prices in Germany fell slightly again compared to the previous week. As the current ADAC evaluation shows, one liter of Super E10 costs an average of EUR 1,256 at German petrol stations. That is a decrease of 0,4 cents from the previous week. The price of a liter of diesel also fell

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Often not reported when avoiding accidents with C2X / ​​Only a few cars on the German market are equipped with C2X - uniform standards are urgently required

Munich (ots) - C2X technology can warn drivers of danger spots at an early stage so that accidents can be avoided. However, a low prevalence of technology, inconsistent transmission standards and large delays in warning messages prevent the technology from fully exploiting its potential. Studies by ADAC have already shown that C2X communication brings a high level of security.

Danger of fire during evasive action or braking maneuvers: dog in front passenger seat.

Dog in the car: make sure to secure your four-legged friend / ADAC test drives show: in an accident, unsecured animals become an incalculable danger / risk for accident workers

Munich (ots) - A dog in the passenger seat, fluttering ears at the open window in the wind? This is not a good idea: Because in the event of a sudden braking or evasive maneuver and especially in the event of accidents, there is a risk of serious injury to people and animals. The ADAC has shown this in test drives with dog dummies. At different

Current news about the automobile

Do not recklessly persuade the road traffic compromise / corrections take account of criticism from ADAC

Munich (ots) - The ADAC demands that the compromise proposal for the Road Traffic Ordinance should not be reflexively persuaded, thereby delaying legally compliant handling. ADAC traffic president Gerhard Hillebrand: “The compromise presented takes into account the criticism of excessive sanctioning of drivers for speeding violations, without questioning the aim of the StVO amendment: the stronger one

In the north, many are now heading home / second weekend in August unusually quiet / ADAC traffic jam forecast for August 7th to 9th / The traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways / Further text about ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this Images are free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

In the north, many are now heading home / second weekend in August unusually quiet / ADAC traffic jam forecast for August 7-9

Munich (ots) - The trend of the previous weekends in Germany is likely to continue this weekend as well: Due to the Corona crisis, travel is significantly more subdued than in the same period of previous years. Nevertheless, there is a lot of traffic on the motorways in and out of the holiday regions. The second week of vacation begins in Baden-Württemberg. In Berlin, Brandenburg, Schleswig-Holstein

Vacation abroad is not a shame!

Baden-Württemberg's Prime Minister Winfried Kretschmann (Greens) currently considers vacationing abroad to be "inappropriate". He calls for more vacation in Germany. In his words, he places trips abroad in the area of ​​moral reprehensibility. A critical comment.

The traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways. Additional text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

Closed schools all over Germany / The heyday of the summer travel season is quieter than ever / ADAC traffic jam forecast for July 31 to August 2

Munich (ots) - This summer there will be no mega traffic jams comparable to previous years. Nevertheless, travelers who start their vacation this weekend or are already starting their return journey should be prepared for longer travel times. The holidays in Baden-Württemberg are only now beginning, Bavaria is starting the second week of vacation. In Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Hamburg,

Current news about the automobile

Holidays without a car: holiday resorts have to expand mobility options / basic services available in many places - new forms of mobility are rarely available

Munich (ots) - Traveling to holiday resorts in rural areas without your own car - this is not a vision of the future, it is already possible in many ways. However, an ADAC investigation shows that the offer of sustainable mobility offers is expandable in many municipalities. The Mobility Club has 20 popular tourist locations in Germany away from the big cities and metropolitan areas

ADAC tips for driving during thunderstorms: What to do when it flashes / Further text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC"

What to do when it flashes / ADAC tips for driving in a thunderstorm

Munich (ots) - What do drivers, motorhomes or bikers have to watch out for when they are out in thunder and lightning? The ADAC provides important tips and information on risks and behaviors relating to cars, convertibles, motorhomes and two-wheelers. If you are driving in a thunderstorm on the road, you have to have bad visibility, hail and gusts of wind

Travel traffic continues to increase / fewer motorway jams than in the previous year / ADAC congestion forecast for July 24-26 / the traffic jam situation on Germany's motorways Additional text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. Please publish under source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC eV"

Travel traffic continues to increase / fewer motorway jams than in the previous year / ADAC congestion forecast for July 24th to 26th

Munich (ots) - The ADAC expects some lively traffic this weekend: with Bavaria, the penultimate German state starts the summer vacation while in Bremen, Lower Saxony, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia and the south of the Netherlands the second holiday week begins. In the north of Germany and Europe, the summer vacation will soon end. According to forecasts by

Development of fuel prices in Germany Further text via ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/7849 / The use of this image is free of charge for editorial purposes. For publication please state the source: "obs / ADAC / ADAC Grafik"

Fuel prices down again slightly / crude oil prices at a constant level

Munich (ots) - Fuel prices in Germany fell slightly again compared to the previous week. As the current ADAC evaluation shows, one liter of Super E10 costs an average of EUR 1,256 at German petrol stations. That is a decrease of 0,4 cents from the previous week. The price of a liter of diesel also fell

Current news about the automobile

Often not reported when avoiding accidents with C2X / ​​Only a few cars on the German market are equipped with C2X - uniform standards are urgently required

Munich (ots) - C2X technology can warn drivers of danger spots at an early stage so that accidents can be avoided. However, a low prevalence of technology, inconsistent transmission standards and large delays in warning messages prevent the technology from fully exploiting its potential. Studies by ADAC have already shown that C2X communication brings a high level of security.