Vehicles have drastically changed in recent years. Technologies that protect us on the road help us travel smartly and safely. This section gives an overview of vehicle technologies and features, and tips on proper vehicle maintenance.


driver safety courses

Find an AARP Smart Driver Course near you.

Driver Safety Classroom Locator

Take the AARP Smart Driver Course online.

Driver Safety Online Course

driver safety connect



vehicle videos

Video: It's All About Change

See how driving has changed in the many years since we first learned.

Watch vehicle-related videos and learn ways to stay safe:

Toyota logo

This program is supported by a generous grant from Toyota to AARP Foundation.


Top Ten Technologies for mature drivers

Top Technologies
Use our tool to learn about new vehicle technologies that make driving safer, easier, and more enjoyable.

Interactive Driving Simulations

Practice your skills on six real-life interactive driving situations.


Drug Interaction Checker

Enter your medications and supplements to see how they interact and may affect your driving.


Rules of the Road

Play our Traffic Law Game to test your knowledge in your state.


Fitness-to-Drive Screening Tool

Answer driving skills questions and learn about a loved one's driving fitness.


Exercises for Mature Drivers

Learn more about how exercise helps drivers stay safe.


We Need to Talk

Learn more here about a loved one limiting or stopping driving.



Locate an event near you to find out how well your car "fits" you.