American Automobile Association

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The American Automobile Association (AAA – pronounced "Triple A") is a federation of motor clubs throughout North America.wikipedia
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Augustus Post

In 1904, the AAA merged with the very first American automobile organization, the American Motor League under the direction of the first chairman, Augustus Post.
He was the original founder of what is now the American Automobile Association (AAA), first known as the Auto Club of America.

AAA Contest Board

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AAA created an organization called the Racing Board, and later known as the Contest Board, in 1902 to officiate the Vanderbilt Cup international automobile race in Long Island, New York.
The AAA Contest Board was the motorsports arm of American Automobile Association.

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

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The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, which conducts studies on motorist safety, was established as a separate entity in 1947.
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety (see also AAA) is a non-profit, charitable organization based in Washington, DC that is dedicated to saving lives through traffic safety research and education.

American open-wheel car racing

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The Racing Board sanctioned the Indianapolis 500 and awarded national racing championships in 1905, 1916, 1920–1941, and 1946–1955.
The national championship was sanctioned by the Contest Board of the American Automobile Association (AAA).

International Driving Permit

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AAA is authorized by the U.S. Department of State to issue International Driving Permits in the United States, along with the National Automobile Club.
In most countries, IDPs are issued by automobile associations, such as American Automobile Association in the USA, Norwegian Automobile Federation in Norway and Riksförbundet M Sverige in Sweden.

Heathrow, Florida

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Its national headquarters are in Heathrow, Florida.
Heathrow is home to the national headquarters of the American Automobile Association (AAA).

Roadside assistance

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AAA provides services to its members, including roadside assistance and others.
The American Automobile Association (AAA) was formed in 1902 and later merged with its Canadian counterpart, the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA).

Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices

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AAA also assisted in the development of a manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices and their operation during wartime (1942).
At the start of the 20th century—the early days of the rural highway—each road was promoted and maintained by automobile clubs of private individuals, who generated revenue through club membership and increased business along cross-country routes.

Lawtey, Florida

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The AAA is known for occasional high-profile motorist advisories of traffic enforcement, such as when it rented a billboard to warn motorists of the speed trap town of Lawtey, Florida.
The city has received national attention and earned the dubious distinction of being one of only two official speed traps designated by the American Automobile Association (the other being Waldo a few miles to the south).

Automobile Club of Southern California

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The Automobile Club of Southern California is the Southern California affiliate of the American Automobile Association (AAA) federation of motor clubs.

AAA Northern New England

AAA Northern New England (AAANE) is the affiliate of the American Automobile Association which serves the U.S. states of Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine.

Royal Automobile Club of Spain

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It is the Spanish equivalent of the American Automobile Association (AAA) in the United States of America, or the Automobile Association (AA) in the United Kingdom or the ANWB in the Netherlands.

Better World Club

In response to these concerns, several competing organizations have emerged, including Better World Club.
In comparison, the rival American Automobile Association has 53 million members nationwide.

ADAC

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National Maximum Speed Law

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1955 Le Mans disaster

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After the 1955 Le Mans disaster, AAA decided that auto racing distracted from its primary goals, and the United States Automobile Club was formed to take over the race sanctioning/officiating.
In the United States, the American Automobile Association (AAA) dissolved their Contest Board that had been the primary sanctioning body for motorsport in the U.S. (including the Indianapolis 500) since 1904.

TourBook

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TourBook is the brand name of a series of United States travel guides published by the American Automobile Association (AAA).

Indianapolis 500

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The Racing Board sanctioned the Indianapolis 500 and awarded national racing championships in 1905, 1916, 1920–1941, and 1946–1955.
From 1911 to 1955, the race was organized under the auspices of the AAA Contest Board.

Automobile associations

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The American Automobile Association (AAA – pronounced "Triple A") is a federation of motor clubs throughout North America.

Motor Vehicle Owners' Right to Repair Act

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It also is a supporter of the Motor Vehicle Owners' Right to Repair Act, first introduced in 2001 but which has not become law.
In addition to support from the American Automobile Association, Right to Repair's primary support is from the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association, Coalition for Auto Repair Equality and a number of state groups representing the repair industry.

Automobile Club of Buffalo

The Automobile Club of Buffalo joined in 1903.
The Automobile Club of Buffalo joined the American Automobile Association in 1903, one of its earliest affiliates.

American Motor League

In 1904, the AAA merged with the very first American automobile organization, the American Motor League under the direction of the first chairman, Augustus Post.
Motorists were represented by the American Automobile Association ("AAA"), newly formed in 1902.

Towing

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These services, which include towing, lockouts, winching, tire changes, automotive first aid, battery replacement, and others, are handled by private local towing companies contracted by a state AAA club.
Dispatching networks exist for geographic automobile clubs, such as the British Royal Automobile Club, the American Automobile Association, and the Canadian Automobile Association.

Red light camera

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In the US, AAA Auto Club South argued against the passage of a Florida state law to allow red light cameras, stating that use of red light cameras was primarily for raising money for the state and local government coffers and would not increase road safety.

Canadian Automobile Association

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It is headquartered in Edmonton and is affiliated with the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) and the American Automobile Association (AAA) and has more than 950,000 members as of June 2018.