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Peugeot scouts startups to counter Silicon Valley

Peugeot scouts startups to counter Silicon ValleyPeugeot is ramping up its venture-capital investments to gain access to technologies for next-generation cars
  • Autos
  • 3 hours, 13 minutes ago
Autos

Mich. enacts first law for driverless cars

Mich. enacts first law for driverless carsMichigan today enacted legislation for testing, use and eventual sale of self-driving cars.
  • Autos
  • 2 hours, 53 minutes ago
Autos

UM tests autonomous shuttle at Mcity facility

UM tests autonomous shuttle at Mcity facilityThe University of Michigan on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 began testing a self-driving passenger shuttle at its autonomous vehicle testing site Mcity. The automated shuttle could one day be deployed on public roads.
  • Autos
  • 1 day ago
Autos

UM launches autonomous shuttle at Mcity test facility

UM launches autonomous shuttle at Mcity test facilityThe shuttle was designed for use on a broad range of sites, including theme parks and large campuses with set routes
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Autos

Feds move to quicken pace of Takata air bag repairs

Feds move to quicken pace of Takata air bag repairsNHTSA is moving to accelerate the pace of repairs to cars that have faulty air bag inflators
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Ford

Ford’s U.S. patent total tops competitors

Ford’s U.S. patent total tops competitorsAutomaker says one patent would equip self-driving cars with drones to help map roads
  • Ford
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Fiat Chrysler

Alfa Romeo Giulia priced under $40K; Quadrifoglio $72K

Alfa Romeo Giulia priced under $40K; Quadrifoglio $72K2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is arriving in dealerships this month for $72,000
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Autos

Trump meeting with former Ford CEO Alan Mulally

Trump meeting with former Ford CEO Alan MulallyMulally is reportedly being considered for secretary of state
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Vw-emissions-scandal

VW dieselgate lawyer to defend Fiat Chrysler

VW dieselgate lawyer to defend Fiat ChryslerAttorney that represented VW in diesel emissions cheating now working on similar Fiat Chrysler case
  • Vw-emissions-scandal
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Ford

Ford F-Series on track to extend sales streak

Ford F-Series on track to extend sales streakFord’s F-Series is on track to be best-selling pickup for 40th straight year
  • Ford
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Autos

Lexus teases LS sedan to bow at Detroit auto show

Lexus teases LS sedan to bow at Detroit auto showPhoto shows grille and hood of flagship that will debut at North American International Auto Show
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Autos

EU starts legal action over VW emissions

EU starts legal action over VW emissionsThe EU is starting legal action against Britain, Germany, Spain and Luxembourg for not imposing penalties against VW
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Autos

Fiat Chrysler plans CES reveal, not Detroit auto show

Fiat Chrysler plans CES reveal, not Detroit auto showSome automakers at Detroit auto show will focus on technology rather than bodywork
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Henry Payne

Payne: Buick re-Envisioned

Payne: Buick re-EnvisionedThe smooooth Envision completes Buick’s formidable ute lineup — and takes a swing at Audi
  • Henry Payne
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Autos

Hyundai recalls minivans; hoods can fly open

Hyundai recalls minivans; hoods can fly openHyundai is recalling more than 41,000 older minivans because the hoods can fly open while they’re being driven
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Henry Payne

2017 Buick Envision

2017 Buick EnvisionThe Buick Envision is stylish and equipped with a surprisingly athletic AWD system. Henry Payne, The Detroit News auto critic, tested the 2017 Buick on Oakland County’s back dirt roads and offers his impression.
  • Henry Payne
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Autos

Put a bow on that Christmas car

Put a bow on that Christmas carYes, Virginia, there is a place that makes those big red bows for cars
  • Autos
  • 3 days ago
Autos

The cult of winter tire fans

The cult of winter tire fansThose who’ve tried winter tires never look back
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  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Enviros decry Trump EPA pick amid mpg fight

Enviros decry Trump EPA pick amid mpg fightTrump plans to choose Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as head of EPA
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Detroit Auto Show

Disney’s Pixar to unveil ‘Cars 3’ star at NAIAS

Disney’s Pixar to unveil ‘Cars 3’ star at NAIASThere will be some Walt Disney Co. magic next month at the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Autos

Chevy Bolt EVs on way to California for first sales

Chevy Bolt EVs on way to California for first salesAutomaker says first sales for pure electric vehicle with 238-mile range will happen by end of the year
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Ford

Ford China sales set record for month of November

Ford China sales set record for month of NovemberAutomaker says sales in China topped more than 1 million in 2016, as Ford poised to set sales record in China for year
  • Ford
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Autos

Car lobby fails to put the brakes on mpg rules

Car lobby fails to put the brakes on mpg rulesAutomobile alliance sought to block EPA from finalizing fuel-efficiency rules before Trump takes office
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Fiat Chrysler

Dodge to offer all-wheel-drive Challenger for $35,000

Dodge to offer all-wheel-drive Challenger for $35,000All-wheel drive version Dodge Challenger GT will be first AWD muscle coupe
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 4 days ago
Autos

Tesla recalls 7K charging adaptors after two overheat

Tesla recalls 7K charging adaptors after two overheatThe two cases of overheating equipment involved the NEMA 14-30 adapters
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Autos

Panel explores how humans, robot cars will interact
Drivers in non-automated vehicles might become more aggressive toward self-driving cars

Panel explores how humans, robot cars will interactDrivers in non-automated vehicles might become more aggressive toward self-driving cars
  • Autos
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Detroit Auto Show

New NACTOY trophy unveiled ahead of Detroit auto show

New NACTOY trophy unveiled ahead of Detroit auto showAuto designer Ed Welburn creates a new trophy for North American Car, Truck & Utility of the Year
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
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