New York TimesErnie Hemmings, Founder of a Bible of Classic Cars, Dies at 88New York TimesIn 1945, when Ernie Hemmings took over the auto parts business his father had founded in Quincy, Ill., Model T and Model A Fords were still too contemporary to be called classics. But Mr. Hemmings's interest in collecting and restoring vintage cars ...
Wall Street JournalNXP Semiconductor Bets $12 Billion on Smarter CarsWall Street JournalThe race to build smarter cars is prompting another race—to supply the chips that make those vehicles clever. NXP Semiconductor Inc. stepped on the gas on Monday, agreeing to buy Texas-based Freescale Semiconductor Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal ...Chip Maker Places A $12 […]
KING5.comMore bikes, fewer cars in 10-year Seattle planKING5.comIt calls for major overhauls on two dozen roadways, blending various modes of transportation to make Seattle more bike, bus and pedestrian friendly and to get more people out of their cars. Murray said that according to a recent study, only 30% of the ...Mayor Hopes To Ease Competition Between B […]
PCWorldIn 2016, Nissan promises cars that can drive themselves in traffic jamsPCWorldTruly autonomous cars won't exist for at least 10 years, but earlier models starting next year will do some of the driving for you. That's according to Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of auto makers Nissan and Renault, who told a Mobile World Congress ...Apple and G […]
Business InsiderYour kids will stop talking to you if you don't have this in your carBusiness InsiderEverything from Ferraris to Teslas to Fords. I also have three kids, which means that they get to ride in a lot of cars. You might think that, being the children of a guy who writes about cars, they would have a laundry list of features that they enjoy . […]
Telegraph.co.ukHere are some of the outrageous cars coming to this year's Geneva Motor ShowThe VergePress days for this year's Geneva Motor Show officially kick off tomorrow, March 3rd — but many of the announcements have already started to trickle out. By all appearances, it's going to be a hell of a show. Here's just a small taste of th […]
Homeless Man Helps Push Cars in Snowstorm, Internet Responds by Raising ...People Magazine21, Hudgens – who was left homeless after a fire destroyed his home in November – spent three hours helping push cars up a hill that were stuck in the snow after a winter storm. KOAA caught the act of kindness on camera, which got viewers interested in ...and more »
KCRA SacramentoTwo Cars, Bikes Stolen in Rocklin Crime SpreeFOX40Rocklin Police are trying to figure out who is behind a crime spree that saw vandalism, stolen cars and break-ins in at least two separate neighborhoods overnight Saturday. Two cars were stolen, including an Acura RDX SUV, which still has not been located.Homes burglarized, cars stolen in Rockl […]
Wall St. Cheat Sheet5 New Cars Rated the Worst Values on the MarketWall St. Cheat SheetIn the annual Consumer Reports car rankings, testers assess automobiles from each angle of performance and ownership. The most comfortable, best-driving vehicles notch the top scores, while overpriced duds and poorly made budget cars make up the ...
Gallery: The most expensive cars you can't drive on the streetArs TechnicaCrazy, right? There's a bit of a war going on in the upper reaches of the automotive stratosphere, you see. It started with new halo cars from Porsche, Ferrari, and McLaren, each of whom have built carbon fiber sports cars with advanced hybrid ...