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Flying Car Leaders Talk Public Perception at a 2019-12-04 08:00:00At a Texas conference hosted by Ross Perot, Jr., air taxi innovators focused on how to get the public onboard with their ideas.

Teaching Self-Driving Cars to Watch for Unpredictable Humans 2019-12-04 07:00:00You drive differently for Sunday errands than when you're late to pick up the kids. Researchers are teaching robots how to grapple with that.

Elon Musk’s Slander Trial, Offensive Ornaments on Amazon, 2019-12-03 17:12:17Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Elon Musk to Testify as Diver's Slander Trial 2019-12-03 08:00:00A trial beginning in Los Angeles is the latest chapter in a saga that began with Musk's plan to use a mini-sub to rescue a trapped soccer team.

Tesla Has Found a Use for Lasers—Cleaning Glass 2019-12-03 07:00:00The electric automaker shuns lasers for its self-driving features. But a patent application foresees using the technology to clean windshields and cam

NYC Has an Old-Timey Plan to Fix Its 2019-12-02 13:05:20As the city plans out its congestion charge, critics are already saying it would do well to take a few lessons from London. 

How Airports Are Protecting Themselves Against Rising Seas 2019-12-02 07:00:00Many of the nation's busiest airports are subject to increased flooding from climate change. So they're building seawalls and relocating sensitive e

How to Change the Tires on a Race 2019-11-30 07:00:00The Red Bull Formula 1 team executed a pit stop aboard a Russian plane used to train cosmonauts. It required some adjustments.

Air Travel in 2019 Saw Big Projects and 2019-11-29 07:00:00The number of Americans flying around Thanksgiving is projected to rise 3.7% this year. Just don't stash gun magazines in your carry-on. 

Yet Another Challenge for Air Travelers: Finding Your 2019-11-28 07:00:00Airports including LAX are setting up pickup areas a ways removed from terminals to address the congestion created by popular ride-hail apps.

Uber's London Rivals Are Plotting Its Downfall 2019-11-27 10:00:00Irresistible deals for drivers and passengers are creating a frenetic race as fellow ride-hailing services try to cash in on uncertainty.

Who's Regulating Self-Driving Cars? Often, No One 2019-11-27 07:00:00Two hearings reveal that neither the federal government nor many states are monitoring the hundreds of self-driving vehicles being tested on US roads.

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VW shares details of 2021 Atlas refresh New! 2019-12-10 16:03:20The refresh comes a full year earlier than Volkswagen's traditional product cadence and amid growing Atlas sales. Through 11 months, Atlas sales in t

Ex-controller of Tampa dealership charged with embezzlement New! 2019-12-10 15:45:26Jeffrey Bodkin was charged with one count of felony grand theft of $20,000 to $100,000 and one count of felony fraud. It's the third instance of empl

Vietnam’s richest man bets $2 billion to sell New! 2019-12-10 13:41:02VinFast follows a long list of Chinese automakers that have also had ambitions to sell vehicles in the U.S. going back more than a decade. 

Audi plans to launch global ad campaign at New! 2019-12-10 12:44:35The buy marks Audi’s second straight Super Bowl ad and the eleventh time it will appear in the game.

The Mona Lisa of Mustangs revs up for New! 2019-12-10 12:38:51The famed hero car in arguably the greatest car chase in film history — Steve McQueen raced it for 10 minutes through the streets of San Francis

Group 1 buys Lexus dealerships in New Mexico 2019-12-10 12:10:49Group 1 said the acquisitions are expected to generate about $90 million in annual revenue. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.

Trump, Pelosi seal revised NAFTA; automakers, unions praise 2019-12-10 10:57:34The changes that Democrats demanded on provisions regarding the environment, pharmaceuticals, labor and overall enforcement were the subject of intens

China sees U.S. postponing Dec. 15 threat as 2019-12-10 10:27:03The ongoing discussions illustrate the difficulties in reaching an accord that President Donald Trump said more than eight weeks ago was basically don

China auto sales drop for 17th straight month 2019-12-10 09:30:21Light vehicle sales in the world's biggest auto market fell 3.6 percent from the same month a year earlier, the China Association of Automo

Valeo counts on EVs, safety tech to meet 2019-12-10 07:38:59The French supplier set new financial targets while promising 12 technological platforms with the goal of boosting profits and improving its

Honda's Hachigo seizes the wheel as quality crisis 2019-12-09 22:05:24Expected to be announced early next year, the reforms led by CEO Takahiro Hachigo are meant to simplify the way Honda designs cars and put its enginee

GM loans Ohio plant buyer $40 million to 2019-12-09 15:01:43The factory in Lordstown, Ohio, and adjoining land sold for $20 million earlier this month, the Business Journal reported, citing records from th

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Video: What It’s Like to Ride in the 2019-12-06 18:00:38The Tesla Cybertruck caused quite a scene when it debuted a few weeks ago, and it has since been a hot topic especially in the automotive industry. Av

Specs Check: 2021 Alfa Romeo Tonale vs. 2020 2019-12-06 17:00:55When it comes to luxury goods, bigger is always considered “better”—after all, you don’t see the super-rich buying up tiny hom

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Four-Cylinder First Test: Quicker 2019-12-06 04:00:56Your preconceptions about this truck are wrong, OK? The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 proves that four-cylinder engines can make sense in 5,000-pound

Duff McKagan of Guns N’ Roses Loves His 2019-12-06 04:00:45Quick Stats: Duff McKagan, Guns N’ Roses bassist Daily Driver: 2018 Ford Explorer Sport (Duff’s rating: 8 on a scale of 1 to 10) Other car

What’s the Difference Between the Kia Seltos and 2019-12-06 04:00:24The 2021 Kia Seltos premiered at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show looking muscular and rugged. Slotting below the Sportage, the Seltos is aimed at buyer

Second Drive: Hyundai Veloster Mid-Engine Supercar Concept Shows 2019-12-06 04:00:04The invitation was cryptic. Hyundai public relations offered “an ultra-performance prototype drive for a select group of media,” at its Ca

No Time to Die Isn’t the Only Bond 2019-12-05 16:10:18James Bond is the quintessential spy. The orphan turned assassin likes to work alone, but frequently shares the silver screen with some pretty hot she

Subaru Forester Competitors: How Other Small SUVs Stack 2019-12-05 13:00:10What’s the best small SUV on the market right now? We have our opinion, but there’s no one-size-fits-all answer to this question. Consumer

2020 Volvo XC60 Polestar Review: Less Than the 2019-12-05 04:00:41Making a normal car sporty isn’t simply a matter of more. Adding a pile of parts and a gob of power doesn’t guarantee improvement. The app

BMW X2 as Support SUV: What We Learned 2019-12-05 04:00:27The X2 has been a reliable road warrior lately, serving a vital role as errand runner and support runabout at our annual Car, Truck, and SUV of the Ye

First Drive: 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 Coupe Feels 2019-12-04 18:01:26Another week, another Mercedes-AMG. The launch of a new AMG-badged Mercedes was once a rare event, eagerly awaited by enthusiasts. But now, with the g

Electric Ford F-150 (And More?) Secrets Detailed in 2019-12-04 17:45:25Despite Ford’s openness that it’s working on an electric F-150 pickup truck, this potential segment-shaker has many secrets yet to be reve

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West European car market up 4.2% in November 2019-12-09 06:34:00West European new car sales grew by 4.2% year-on-year (YoY) in November according to data released by LMC Automotive.

Jaguar updating all I-Paces using race series experience 2019-12-09 05:23:00Tata Motors'Jaguar is using technical knowledge gained from the I-Pace eTrophy race series to give current owners a range-boosting software upgrade w

Jaguar Land Rover sales off in November but 2019-12-09 04:59:00Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover retail sales in November 2019 were down 3.4% year on year to 46,542 vehicles.

Veoneer to showcase future product at CES 2020 2019-12-09 04:57:00Veoneer will showcase a range of new driver support, collaborative driving and self-driving solutions at CES 2020.

GM and LG Chem team on battery cell 2019-12-09 04:57:00General Motors and LG Chem have announced plans to mass-produce battery cells for future battery-electric vehicles.

Zero-emission trucks require policy changes - ACEA 2019-12-09 04:46:00Europe's truckmaker CEOs have re-confirmed their commitment to make the transition to carbon-neutral and zero-emission freight transport as

Dongfeng likely to lower PSA stake - report 2019-12-06 11:02:00China's Dongfeng Motor will likely reduce its stake in PSA after hiring banks to study options, Reuters sources said.

BYD announces largest European EV bus order 2019-12-06 10:49:00BYD said it had secured its largest single order for electric buses in Europe in a deal with Keolis Nederland BV, the Dutch subsidiary of global publi

FCA challenges Italian taxman over value of US 2019-12-06 08:51:00Fiat Chrysler has challenged a claim by Italy's tax authorities over the valuing of its US Chrysler business that could leave it with an unwante

Formula One team owner eyes Aston Martin stake 2019-12-06 08:43:00Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll, owner of Formula One team Racing Point, is preparing a bid for a major stake in Aston Martin, Reuters reported,

UAW names new president 2019-12-06 08:38:00The United Auto Workers international executive board has named acting president Rory Gamble to head the union until June 2022 as he pledged a series

Mercedes-Benz sets November sales record 2019-12-06 06:22:00Daimler's Mercedes-Benz boosted sales 5.3% year on year to sell 209,058 cars in November, a record for the month.

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Mopar to offer new parts for Lancia Delta 2019-12-09 15:00:00The Lancia Delta Integrale was a sensational hot hatchback in its day, with a series of successes in the World Rally Championship. Mopar has announced

FCA design chief selling Challenger SRT Demon because 2019-12-09 14:00:00There's a 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon listed for sale at Detroit dealership Platinum Motorcars, and it's the example bearing a VIN ending in 004

The Ecto-1 Cadillac returns in "Ghostbusters: Afterlife" 2019-12-09 13:06:00Who you gonna call? That familiar question will be asked once again in the summer of 2020 when the next installment in the "Ghostbusters" movie seri

One of these cars will be Motor Authority's 2019-12-09 11:50:00It's the most wonderful time of the year. It's that time when we get to look back at all the new vehicles that have launched in the last year, refle

Jaguar I-Pace gets more range thanks to lessons 2019-12-09 11:45:00Taking a leaf out of Tesla's book, Jaguar on Monday announced an over-the-air software update for the I-Pace that will see the electric SUV receive m

Best Car To Buy 2020, McLaren 620R, Ford 2019-12-09 11:00:00The Motor Authority team has put together its list of the best cars available for 2020. We've put each candidate through the wringer and will deliver

Lewis Hamilton takes a look at Mercedes-AMG One 2019-12-09 10:00:00Fresh from completing a successful campaign in the 2019 Formula One World Championship, Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton recently visited his team's ro

With 770 hp and $93,385 price, the Ford 2019-12-09 08:45:00Buyers seeking serious performance in a pickup truck have a new option from the folks at Shelby American. The company's Ford Shelby F-150 Super Snake

McLaren 620R revealed as race car for the 2019-12-09 07:00:00McLaren on Monday unveiled a new Sport Series member that sits above the already extreme 600LT. The new car goes by the name 620R, and it's essential

Aston Martin's new plant comes online with start 2019-12-09 06:00:00After scouring the world for the ideal spot to build its first SUV, the DBX, Aston Martin in 2016 finally settled on St Athan, at the southern tip of

2020 Audi Q2 spy shots 2019-12-09 02:30:00Audi's smallest crossover in the United States may be the compact Q3 but in other markets the automaker offers the even smaller Q2, a subcompact, urb

Tesla files patent application for glass-cleaning lasers 2019-12-08 08:00:00Sometimes, water isn't enough. The Tesla braintrust earlier this year filed a patent application in the U.S. for debris-cleaning lasers, which could

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New McLaren 620R unleashed with 610bhp 2019-12-06 12:58:04 Jonathan Burn 2019-12-09 09:00 The McLaren 620R is a new track-focused Sport Series model based on firm's 570S GT4 racer, and it

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UK’s most dangerous drivers: car dealers, priests and 2019-12-06 11:32:19 Tristan Shale-Hester 2019-12-06 16:00 Study shows men are six times more dangerous than women on UK roads, with car dealers, and

Skoda Superb vs Volkswagen Passat vs Vauxhall Insignia 2019-12-06 10:41:23 Auto Express 2019-12-09 09:45 We put the newly revamped Skoda Superb and VW Passat against the Vauxhall Insignia to see which lar

'None of the political parties deserve our vote 2019-12-06 08:31:41 Mike Rutherford 2019-12-08 16:00 As the election looms, Mike Rutherford says that none of the major parties deserves our votes ba

New 2020 Audi Q2 facelift spotted testing 2019-12-06 08:09:29 Jonathan Burn 2019-12-06 13:00 New Audi Q2 baby SUV set for a mid-life update with only minor design tweaks Audi&

New Ford Focus Vignale Active X trim level 2019-12-06 06:02:05 Jonathan Burn 2019-12-06 11:02 New Ford Focus Vignale Active X aims to bring luxury feel to rugged off-road Focus

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New 2021 Skoda Fabia fast-tracked for an early 2019-12-05 04:38:12 John McIlroy 2019-12-05 11:20 New Skoda Fabia to be fast-tracked for a 2021 launch and we have exclusive images of how it could l

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