USA TODAYPoll says buyers want self-driving cars from auto-tech company comboUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO - Attention Apple CEO Tim Cook. While rumor has it you're quietly planning to build a vehicle, consumers feel most comfortable with a self-driving car created through a partnership between an automotive manufacturer and a tech company.
Huffington PostSelf-Driving Cars May Be Coming Sooner Than You ThoughtHuffington PostLOS ANGELES (AP) -- Federal transportation officials are rethinking their position on self-driving cars with an eye toward getting the emerging technology into the public's hands, according to a spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of Transportation ...APNewsBreak: Feds […]
CNBCJay Leno on collecting cars like artworkCNBCSo far in 2015, the most expensive painting and the most expensive sculpture ever sold at auction went for the combined value of a mid-level NHL hockey team. So essentially, if you had the money, you could now own two collectibles. Or the Calgary Flames.
Syracuse.comFord recalls 450K midsize cars for possible fuel leakSyracuse.comDETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling nearly 452,000 midsize cars because the gas tanks potentially can leak fuel. The recall covers certain 2010 to 2011 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans built in Mexico from July 21, 2008 through March 4, 2011. Ford ...Ford recalls 450000 cars over f […]
BloombergVW's Emissions Fixes Approved for 90% of Cars in EuropeBloombergVolkswagen AG said it has approval to repair about 70 percent of its rigged diesel engines and made a deal with U.S. regulators to resubmit questionable software in other vehicles for review, easing two key trouble spots in its emissions crisis. German ...For Auto Enthusiasts, the […]
GizmagIn photos: Premieres, new cars and concepts of the 2015 LA Auto ShowGizmagThis year's LA Auto Show was filled wall to wall with interesting, sometimes off-the-wall debuts, concept cars and special editions, a Miata-based Fiat roadster (Fiata?) and soft-top Range Rover among them. After doing several laps around the show ...
Washington PostElectric cars and the coal that runs themWashington PostPOWER PLAY | Cheap electricity, a changing climate This is part of a series exploring how the world's hunger for cheap electricity is complicating efforts to combat climate change. ROTTERDAM — In this traffic-packed Dutch city, electric cars jostle ...and more »
Future Ford Cars Won't Use Takata Airbag PartsNew York TimesOver all, a dozen automakers in the United States have recalled more than 19 million cars with the airbags and millions more have been recalled worldwide. Takata, one of the world's largest airbag makers, has struggled to keep up with the demand for ...and more »
JalopnikThis UK Documentary About Company Cars Puts American Psycho To ShameJalopnikThe status associated with these salesmen and executives' company cars appears to be an all-consuming part of their lives. The cars in question are, to our eyes, bland, forgettable, early 90s Sierras and Granadas and Vauxhall Cavaliers and Astras and ...
BBC NewsVW cars can also cheat European emissions tests, BBC learnsBBC NewsA laboratory test carried out for BBC Panorama shows that Volkswagen diesel cars programmed with a "defeat device" can cheat official European pollution tests, as well as tests in the US. The company told the BBC it believes this is the first time the ...and more »