Tech TimesGM, with ignition parts shipped, must now find recalled cars' ownersAutomotive NewsDETROIT -- General Motors has passed a significant milestone in its campaign to replace potentially defective ignition switches in 2.6 million cars recalled worldwide: It cleared its backlog of parts orders. For months, GM dealers have watched parts ...General M […]
WZZMClassic cars fill 28th Street for Metro CruiseWZZMThis is the 10th year for the 28th Street Metro Cruise, which brings classic cars and auto lovers to the busy corridor each summer. The celebration featuring music, displays and vendors stretches from Grandville to Cascade Township. It officially ...From pin-up girls to classic cars: What's on tap at […]
The HillGoogle's self-driving cars will need steering wheels, at least for nowCNETWhen Google co-founder Sergey Brin unveiled the prototypes in May, he said the goal of the project is for self-driving cars to be "significantly" safer than human-driven cars in a few years. The cars only operate at speeds of 25 miles per hour, to be ...Google […]
Pie-in-the-Sky Flying Cars From the PastNew York TimesWizards and tinkerers have labored to make cars fly since the early 20th century, with mixed results. Some designs had detachable wings and tail ends for highway cruising; others used mechanisms to fold the wings for driving. Here is sampling of some ...and more »
Best Cars for Moving DayBoston.comThese cars will give you the necessary space to carry all your belongings across town without the risk of the vehicle getting Storrowed (most moving trucks cannot survive the Drive). When choosing a vehicle, you'll want to consider the amount of cargo ...
Insurance JournalTop 10 stolen cars in Arizona in 2013azcentral.comMany thefts occur simply because the owners do not lock their cars or take their keys with them, according to the NICB. Warning or immobilizing devices can prevent vehicle thefts, while tracking devices can be helpful in locating a stolen vehicle, the ...Top 10 Stolen Cars of 2013Insurance Jo […]
These Armored Cars Are Unbelievably InconspicuousJalopnikYou hear "armored passenger car" and think of something a dictator would ride in to plow through a picket line of peasants. But apparently a lot of folks want the protection without the high-profile, as proven by this incredibly eclectic selection of ...
ReutersHonda to modify Fit to boost test score, calls back 12000 carsReutersThe action - which is not a safety recall aligned with U.S. safety regulators - is aimed at allowing all 2015 Fit cars to have the same, more robust front bumpers as cars made after June 9, when Honda changed the way they were produced, Chuck Thomas ...Honda Recalls 2015 Fit Cars10TV […]
Cars Stolen From Torrance Dealership in "Brazen" Thefts: PoliceNBC Southern CaliforniaThe NBC4 I-Team has uncovered new details into the mysterious disappearance of customer vehicles from a Torrance car dealership, including the questioning of a person of interest. I-Team investigative reporter Randy Mac has the latest on the story for ...and more […]
NDTVNew Era in Safety When Cars Talk to One AnotherNew York TimesA van in a program to test the safety benefits of cars communicating with one another and their surroundings is equipped with acamera, top right, a rearview mirror that signals when a driver stops ahead and a digital display linked to traffic lights ...Cars that talk to each other? It's no […]