Cars Under the Stars set for March 7Hattiesburg AmericanJACKSON - Cars Under the Stars, a vintage automobile show benefiting the Mississippi Automotive Manufacturers Association's scholarship program, will be open to the public from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. March 7 at the Mississippi Trade Mart in Jackson. Admission ...and more »
Wall Street JournalBNSF oil train derails in rural Illinois; two cars aflameReutersThe train with 105 loaded cars - 103 of them carrying crude oil - derailed around 1:20 p.m. CST (1920 GMT), according to a BNSF statement. The incident occurred on what appears to be a major rail line alongside the Mississippi River that handles as ...Train carrying crude oil […]
JalopnikWhen Did You Get Into Cars?JalopnikI started looking at cars probably some time around middle school, when the glowering headlights of old muscle cars in my home town started to stick out to me. Things got worse when I got sucked into a months-long quest to identify a Corvair that ...
Novelis CEO Sees Electric Cars Energizing Aluminum MakersWall Street JournalNovelis, a unit of Hindalco Industries Ltd. , has invested over $550 million since 2011 to increase auto sheet production capacity in upstate New York, Germany and China, to produce more aluminum for cars. The company is now looking at further ...and more »
New York ObserverSelf-Driving Cars Will Be in 30 US Cities by the End of Next YearNew York ObserverThe following year, trial programs will launch in 12 to 20 more U.S. locations, which means driverless cars will be on roads in up to 30 U.S. cities by the end of 2016. The trials will be run by Comet LLC, a consulting firm focused on automated vehicle ...
Detroit Free Press10 new cars likely to become collector's classicsDetroit Free PressThe new cars most likely to become valued collectibles in the future include high-powered sports cars like the Chevrolet ZO6 and Dodge Challenger Hellcat and limited editions like the Mazda MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary model, according to the experts ...and more »
Wall Street JournalSelf-Driving Cars Could Cut Down on Accidents, Study SaysWall Street JournalInstallations of some of the most sophisticated active safety gear on passenger cars built in the U.S. are modest but rising, said automotive information website WardsAuto.com. In the 2014 model year, 1.4% of new vehicles had adaptive cruise control ...McKinsey stu […]
JalopnikWhy Insurance Companies Are So Worried About Driverless CarsJalopnikMercury General Corp. , an auto insurer issuing most of its coverage in California, said in its annual report that “the advent of driverless cars and usage-based insurance could materially alter the way that automobile insurance is marketed, priced ...and more »
MarketWatchInsurers say driverless cars could hurt businessMarketWatchMCY, +0.66% , an auto insurer issuing most of its coverage in California, said in its annual report that “the advent of driverless cars and usage-based insurance could materially alter the way that automobile insurance is marketed, priced, and ...Driverless Cars, Officially a Risk (Factor) […]
ForbesThe Top 10 Cars of the 2015 Geneva Motor ShowForbesWe've entered a new automotive world. Subaru is selling more cars than Volkswagen (in the U.S.), Ford's next ultra-supercar will be powered by a V6, and the Geneva Motor Show matters. That last item is probably the hardest for me to grasp because the ...The 12 most insane new cars from the Ge […]