Stories: Driving

  • Ford’s Worldwide Driving Skills For Life Program Now Helping Make India’s Roads Safer

    In 2003 Ford Motor Co. launched Driving Skills for Life (DSFL), a program the automaker created to teach newly licensed teenagers the necessary driving skills beyond the offerings of most drivers' education courses. Since then Ford has rolled out the program to Europe, South Africa, Latin America and Asia, and is now doing a massive push to change driving...

  • Saudi Driving Star Pays a High Personal Price

    With her life torn apart by the events of the past year, it's not clear whether Manal al-Sharif will be able to keep leading the push by Saudi women to drive. Al-Sharif posted Tuesday an open petition to King Abdullah to end the ban on women driving. "It is our hope that you take into consideration our campaign I...