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Uber’s Self-Driving Car Didn’t Know Pedestrians Could Jaywalk 2019-11-05 21:22:42The National Transportation Safety Board on Tuesday released hundreds of pages related to the 2018 crash in Tempe, Arizona, that killed Elaine Herzber

The Polestar 1 Is a Powerful Throwback Treat—Like 2019-11-05 03:01:00The pricey plug-in hybrid is a little retro and a whole lot of fun to drive.

Drones That Work for Food, a Self-Landing Plane, 2019-11-03 09:00:00Uber Eats unveils its latest drone, which may begin deliveries next summer, and our reporter lands a $2 million plane with the help of new tech. 

Need to Run Errands *Really* Quickly? Try This 2019-11-02 07:00:00That is, if you have $200,000. With the Urus, Lamborghini joins the rush to luxury SUVs, while staying true to its sports-car heritage.

Uber and Lyft Fight a Law They Say 2019-10-31 20:06:26The ride-hail companies are backing a ballot measure to overturn a California law intended to transform gig-economy workers from contractors to employ

Cirrus' $2 Million Vision Jet Now Lands Itself, 2019-10-31 13:41:07The Safe Return Emergency Autoland System lets passengers hit a big red button to bring the plane to safety if the pilot's incapacitated.

The Delicate Art—and Evolving Science—of Wildfire Evacuations 2019-10-31 08:00:00The still-burning Kincade Fire prompted one of the largest wildfire-related evacuations in California history—a legacy, in part, of two earlier

Ford Screens Go Big, a WhatsApp Hacking Case, 2019-10-30 19:08:35Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Ford Is Bringing Huge Screens—and Live Updates—to Its 2019-10-30 06:00:00The bigger screens can display a map, phone, and radio simultaneously. Ford says it won't be too distracting. 

Uber Eats Hopes Drones Can Lift It to 2019-10-28 20:23:13Uber reveals the design of a drone with six rotors that change position for vertical takeoffs and landings. It can stay aloft for 18 minutes, with a r

Why Are Parking Lots So Tricky for Self-Driving 2019-10-28 07:00:00Here’s why Tesla’s “Smart Summon” feature is taking them on anyway.

Danger for Pedestrians, a Tesla Profit, and More 2019-10-27 09:00:00The US government said pedestrian fatalities rose for a second consecutive year. But, hey, Tesla's back in the black, and promising record deliveries

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Hyundai to expand Ala. plant to build Santa New! 2019-11-13 17:10:39The automaker said the project will add 1,200 new and indirect jobs at the Montgomery factory, which builds the Elantra and Sonata sedans and the Sant

Ferrari adds Roma to growing 'Prancing Horse' stable 2019-11-13 14:51:14The new grand tourer will make its debut on Thursday in Italy's capital in an event inspired by Federico Fellini's "La Dolce Vita."

Discontinuance of compact cars challenges brand loyalty, Edmunds 2019-11-13 14:19:41Former Focus and Cruze owners' brand loyalty steadily declined over the last three years. In 2019, 23 percent of former Chevy Cruze owners and 31 per

Acting UAW chief initiates sweeping ethics reforms 2019-11-13 14:03:32The measures include selling a cabin built for former UAW President Dennis Williams, who reportedly has been implicated in an ongoing federal corrupti

Musk regrets SolarCity acquisition, report says 2019-11-13 13:22:55Musk initially defended the $2.9 billion acquisition of the company, saying it was "blindingly obvious" and a "no-brainer." But during a depositio

FCA extends 3rd shift at Canada minivan plant 2019-11-13 12:07:14The automaker has changed the shift’s end date four times since it first announced its planned demise during the summer. After March 2020,

U.S. dealerships need more EVs, environmental group says 2019-11-13 12:05:33The Sierra Club said its survey of more than 900 U.S. dealerships found that 74 percent did not stock a single EV, but noted about 40 percent of deale

McLaren's Elva roofless roadster gives occupants an 'elemental' 2019-11-13 11:36:16McLaren will build 399 units of the Elva, which will cost 1.42 million pounds ($1.82 million) in McLaren's UK home market.

Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of 2019-11-13 10:32:06The downturn comes as electric vehicle sales in China -- the world's largest EV market -- fell nearly a third in September amid sliding governme

VW adds battery pack plant to Tenn. expansion 2019-11-13 10:00:00The automaker said it will add a 198,000-square-foot plant near its expanding assembly operations in Tennessee to assemble battery packs for its comin

Tesla plans to build next factory in Berlin, 2019-11-12 15:50:12The electric-car maker also will establish an engineering and design center in Berlin near the new airport, Musk said. He made the announcement while

Consumers want more personalization in online auto shopping, 2019-11-12 15:42:42Just 26 percent of those surveyed said dealership websites provided a personalized experience and only 47 percent of websites "proactively recommend

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2021 Toyota Avalon Borrows AWD System From the 2019-11-13 07:00:33The Toyota Avalon has always been something of a stealthy, value-priced luxo-barge. But it’s never been a vehicle with the means to confidently

2020 Toyota Camry Is the First to Offer 2019-11-13 07:00:26Toyota fans, your all-wheel-drive Camry sedan prayers have finally been answered! If you’ve been harboring fevered excitement for a possible red

The McLaren Elva Is a $1.7 Million Topless, 2019-11-13 04:00:56The million-plus-dollar roadster club just got its newest member; meet the McLaren Elva. Named after the McLaren-Elva sports cars designed by Bruce Mc

Racing a 2020 Honda Civic Si: Five Fun 2019-11-13 04:00:50We recently got to hot lap the 2020 Honda Civic Si around a racetrack—and not just any track, but the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin,

2020 Lincoln Corsair Review: The Sleeper Hit of 2019-11-13 04:00:26Pros: Sharp interior design Strong engine choices Hides Ford roots well Cons: Gets pricey fast Grabby brakes Overly large key fob The 2020 Lincoln Cor

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 vs. GT500: Which 2019-11-13 04:00:16After our recent First Drive of the “game-changing” 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, we asked ourselves, “Is it that much better than

Review: The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is Good on 2019-11-13 04:00:13Pros: Diesel engine/10A transmission combo Endless trailering features Big payload and towing limits Cons: Gas engine/6A transmission combo Stiff ride

Review: The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Needs to Work 2019-11-13 04:00:01Pros: Great handling Two powerful engines Opulent interior Cons: E-ABC still needs work Infuriating infotainment system Slow access to third row A two

THOR 24 Is a 24-Cylinder, 12-Blower God of 2019-11-12 18:50:36Dreamt up by Southern California land developer Mike Harrah and built an over-the-top Peterbilt with two Detroit Diesel V-12 engines and 12 supercharg

These 7 Sports Cars Crushed Their Horsepower Ratings 2019-11-12 16:43:56Every manufacturer advertises a horsepower figure for their vehicles—the metric is among car guys’ and gals’ favorites to argue over

What Makes the 2020 Lincoln Aviator So Compelling 2019-11-11 04:00:55Pros: Design inside and out Supple suspension Stereo and infotainment system Cons: Hybrid lurches forward Climbing over second row cupholders Door rel

Why the Updated 2019 Tesla Model 3 is 2019-11-11 04:00:54Pros: Great handling Upgraded seats Thrilling performance Cons: Autopilot needs work Screen-centric controls Road and tire noise After being named a f

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Eastman develops 'sustainable automotive plastic' 2019-11-13 08:57:00Eastman has announced a collaboration with NB Coatings to 'create a new solution for interior Class A painted surfaces with Treva engineering bioplas

Russia October sales dip 5.2% 2019-11-13 08:43:00Sales of new passenger cars and LCVs in Russia decreased by 5.2% in October, continuing a long trend of monthly falls which are fast dissipating the i

Volvo showcases depot autonomous buses 2019-11-13 06:56:00Volvo Buses has demonstrated the potential of autonomous buses in a depot.

SMMT launches new UK auto supplier finder 2019-11-13 06:24:00The SMMT has launched its revamped Automotive Supplier Finder (ASF), a free online platform to connect companies and help develop new business by matc

Toyota GR Yaris world debut cancelled 2019-11-13 06:17:00Toyota in Australia has said that it has to cancel the planned world debut of the GR Yaris hot hatachback due to the cancellation of Rally Australia a

Hyundai starts platooning trial 2019-11-13 05:22:00Hyundai has carried out its first platooning of trailer trucks on the Yeoju Smart Highway replicating real-world traffic conditions, using two tr

Ford Otosan and AVL complete platooning test drives 2019-11-13 05:16:00Ford Trucks' F-MAX tractors with Ford Otosan and AVL platooning technology, have completed initial test drives.

Nissan announces further management changes 2019-11-13 05:13:00Nissan has  announced the following senior management appointments, effective December 1, 2019.

Tesla to build European plant in Berlin 2019-11-13 03:15:00Tesla is planning to build its first European plant in Berlin according to company founder Elon Musk. The move has also been confirmed by the state pr

Malaysia becomes new battleground for Grab and Gojek 2019-11-12 10:05:00Malaysia will allow motorcycle-hailing firms such as Indonesia's Gojek and local start-up Dego Ride to operate on a limited scale from January 2020.

Tata seeks EV partner for its JLR unit 2019-11-12 08:35:00India's Tata Group is looking for a strategic partner for its Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) subsidiary to share the cost of new technology development.

Continental posts Q3 net loss of EUR1.99bn 2019-11-12 08:19:00Continental has reported a net loss in the third quarter of EUR1.99bn (US$2.2bn), due to previously announced one-time effects from goodwill impa


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