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Distracted Driving

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety research reveals that in-vehicle technology can create visual and mental distractions behind the wheel.

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AAA WCNY Member Appreciation Trip Revealed

Elizabeth Carey

AAA Western and Central New York is pleased to announce its 2020 Member Appreciation Trip, a European river cruise that will sail to Paris and Normandy with AmaWaterways aboard AmaLyra.

Nearly 100 Million Americans Will Embark on Family Vacations this Year

Lindsay Kensy

From coast to coast, families are gearing up for another year of exciting travel adventures with their loved ones. According to a recent AAA Travel survey, nearly 100 million Americans – 4 in 10 U.S.

Statement in Response to Speed Violation Monitoring Systems in School Speed Zones in Buffalo

Elizabeth Carey

AAA Western and Central New York Statement in response to speed violation monitoring systems in school speed zones in Buffalo:

AAA Western and Central New York says “Go Bulls!” AND “Go Orange!”

Lindsay Kensy

Basketball fans are thrilled that University at Buffalo AND Syracuse University have made it to the NCAA Tournament. 

Gas Prices on the Rise

Elizabeth Carey

Today’s national average price for a gallon of gasoline is $2.55, up seven cents from last week. One year ago, the price was $2.55 as well. The New York State average is $2.66 – up seven cents from last week.

AAA Car Care Plus® Open House

Lindsay Kensy

AAA Western and Central New York is hosting two “open houses” at our western New York AAA Car Care Plus® locations for candidates interested in joining AAA as full-time auto technicians. 

Three in Four Americans Remain Afraid of Fully Self-Driving Vehicles

Lindsay Kensy

A year after a number of high-profile automated vehicle incidents, American attitudes toward fully self-driving cars have not rebounded.

New AAA Insurance Representatives

Lindsay Kensy

Karen Schulze, who began at AAA Western and Central New York in May 2018 in the Member Contact Center, has transitioned into an insurance sales representative for the organization.

AAA Announces WNY Fleet Operations Manager

Lindsay Kensy

Thomas Thompson III has been named Manager of WNY Fleet Operations for AAA Western and Central New York. 

Top Spring Break Destinations for WCNY

Lindsay Kensy

It looks like spring might finally make an appearance, but travelers across the region are still looking for warmer temperatures this spring break season!