More than three decades ago, I fell in love with the first minivan I spotted parked in my Brooklyn neighborhood. Though I was never a “soccer mom,” I travel as if there were no stores at my destination, and here was a car that could carry half a household. And I loved sitting up high, able to see beyond the car in front of me.
"Safer Cars Help Keep Older Drivers on the Road" is from the August 28, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Jane E. Brody and narrated by Kristi Burns.