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AM General Loses Humvee Lawsuit Against ‘Call of 2020-04-03 20:01:07The Humvee is an iconic military vehicle that has been at the center of many conflicts the world over the past 30 years or so. It’s also been at

Tesla’s Next Autopilot Feature? Traffic Light Recognition and 2020-04-03 18:25:53If you go to Tesla’s website to order a car today, you’ll find that a new upcoming feature for the brand’s Full Self-Driving Capabil

Century Club! Mazda Launches Special 100th Anniversary Models 2020-04-03 17:15:53It’s hard to believe Mazda’s been building cars for 100 years. Wait, it hasn’t. Then what’s all this talk about Mazda’s

14 Vehicles With the Longest Running Nameplates 2020-04-03 16:15:00A Look at America's Oldest Surviving Model Names The post 14 Vehicles With the Longest Running Nameplates appeared first on MotorTrend.

The RS 3 Nardo Edition Is a Faster 2020-04-03 15:30:43The pocket-rocket Audi RS 3 is about to get even sharper performance. The Audi RS 3 Nardo edition reaches a greater top speed than the standard model,

It Feels Like a Billion Years Ago, But 2020-04-03 14:55:41What we thought was wild, way back in those innocent days before the coronavirus pandemic, seems a bit strange today. Take NASCAR, for example—r

Jeep VIASA Vans and Trucks Are Awesome Spanish 2020-04-03 14:30:51When is a classic Jeep not a classic Jeep? When it’s an Ebro! Or a VIASA! Or, well, any one of these unusual sorta-Jeeps built under license in

Cadillac’s 500-HP-Plus Blackwing V-8 Engine May Live to 2020-04-03 13:25:32The Cadillac CT6 won’t live to see the 2021 model year in the United States, but the limited-production CT6-V model’s twin-turbo 4.2-liter

1999 Acura NSX Zanardi Edition Is the Lightweight, 2020-04-03 12:19:20Prices have skyrocketed for ’90s Japanese supercars in recent years, making what were once attainable dream cars significantly less so. MkIV Toy

How To Maintain a Battery-Electric Vehicle 2020-04-03 11:21:51More than 50 years before Carl Benz applied for his 1886 patent for a “vehicle powered by a gas engine,” Scottish inventor Robert Anderson

Friday Night Watch Party: Join NASCAR Driver Corey 2020-04-02 19:55:11If you haven’t seen the MotorTrend original streaming series, “NASCAR ALL IN: Battle for Dayton”, and taken a revelatory inside look

The Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Appears to Be 2020-04-02 19:05:45Yesterday we we reported that the legendary Mustang Mach 1 nameplate might be making a comeback in 2021. We think the Mach 1 will be a run-out sp

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The Covid-19 Pandemic Aggravates Disputes Around Gig Work 2020-03-30 08:00:00Workers want more compensation and better protection against illness from companies that don't consider them employees.

Public Transit Cuts Hurt 'Essential' Workers Who Need 2020-03-30 07:00:00Bus and train systems are trimming schedules amid plummeting ridership and mounting losses. But riders are being forced to choose between health and f

A Hospital Train, DIY Face Shields, and More 2020-03-29 09:00:00The French repurpose a high-speed TGV to ferry coronavirus patients,  while engineers and automakers step up to help those on the medical front l

A Rest Stop Where Flying Cars Can Recharge 2020-03-29 09:00:00Beta Technologies' prototype helipad and base station for electric air taxis could also help route emergency supplies in a crisis.

BMW's i4 Electric Concept Comes With a Hans 2020-03-28 09:00:00To fill the aural vacuum left by the disappearance of the engine, BMW brought in a ringer. 

France's Virus Train Moves Patients to Less Hard-Hit 2020-03-26 15:54:09The national railroad system converted a TGV high-speed train to move 20 Covid-19 patients from Strasbourg to calmer hospitals in the Loire Valley.

New Rules Could Finally Clear the Way for 2020-03-26 09:00:00For the first time, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is weighing in on autonomous vehicles with no driver behind the wheel—or

What World War II Can Teach Us About 2020-03-26 07:00:00Some manufacturers are racing to make ventilators, respirators, and face shields. But the situation is nothing like it was in the 1940s.

We're Not Going to Run Out of Food—so 2020-03-24 08:00:00Food producers, distributors, and warehouse operators say supplies are plentiful, so long as stores can be restocked.

Plant Shutdowns, Vital Truckers, and More Car News 2020-03-22 09:00:00Coronavirus fears lead the big automakers—including a stubborn Tesla—to suspend operations, while airlines are hauling more goods, fewer p

As Covid-19 Spreads, Truckers Need to Keep on 2020-03-20 07:00:00The demand for hospital equipment, groceries and, yes, toilet paper has big rigs rolling and truck stops adapting.

Anthony Levandowski Pleads Guilty to Stealing Waymo Secrets 2020-03-19 22:54:52The cofounder of Google's self-driving car program will likely go to prison for taking confidential company documents before he left in 2016.

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Australian sales down 18% in March New! 2020-04-07 09:47:00Australian new vehicle sales were down 17.9% in March, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) said, attributing the drop to the effects o

New Zealand sales tank in March New! 2020-04-07 09:37:00New Zealand's Motor Industry Association said March 2020 registrations were down 37.3% year on year with 8,317 new vehicles registered compared

Nissan reportedly lays off 10,000 US workers amid coronavirus 2020-04-07 08:28:00Nissan Motor reportedly is to lay off about 10,000 workers at its idle American plants while Honda Motor is placing more than half its US staff o

Michelin executives reduce salary 2020-04-07 07:59:00Michelin managing partners, the executive committee, as well as the chairman and independent members of the supervisory board are to reduce salaries.

Japan sales decline continues in March 2020-04-07 07:12:00Japan's new vehicle market continued to shrink in March 2020, by 9.2% to 581,438 units from 640,813 units a year earlier, according to registration d

Hyundai launches new Avante in South Korea 2020-04-07 06:56:00Hyundai Motor on Tuesday launched the redesigned Avante compact passenger car in South Korea with a view to strengthening its domestic market pos

Hyundai group halts half of its overseas production 2020-04-07 05:55:00Hyundai Motor Group on Tuesday said production at half of its overseas vehicle assembly plants had been suspended due to the COVID19 coronavirus.

French supplier body suspends 2020 subscriptions 2020-04-07 05:51:00French suppliers association, FIEV (Fédération des Industries des Equipements pour Véhicules), says it will not collect subscript

Ford Turkey extends production suspension 2020-04-07 05:42:00Ford Otomotiv Sanayi, jointly owned by Ford Motor Company and Turkish conglomerate Koc Holding said it was extending the suspension of its production

Kalyani Group pledges US$3.3m coronavirus donation 2020-04-07 05:37:00Bharat Forge and other Kalyani Group companies, have pledged assistance via a direct contribution of INR250m (US$3.3m)to the Prime Minister's Citizen

Michelin ASM to go behind closed doors on 2020-04-07 04:39:00Michelin is to hold its Annual Shareholders Meeting behind closed doors on 23 June and reduce its 2019 dividend in response to the coronavirus pa

Western Europe's car market down 52.9% in March 2020-04-06 10:58:00Western Europe's new car registrations fell by a colossal 52.9% year-on-year (YoY) in March and the regional annualised selling rate dropped to just

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One of 51 1999 Acura NSX Zanardi Edition 2020-04-06 14:00:00The first-generation Acura NSX is prized for its pure driving experience and ease of ownership. But this 1999 model currently listed on Bring a Traile

Fisker Ocean rescue edition is an EV off-roader 2020-04-06 13:00:00The Fisker Ocean is still a long way from reaching production, but the company has already come up with a more rugged design for the small electric SU

Hyundai reveals secrets of its Prophecy EV concept 2020-04-06 11:45:00It was destined to be one of the stars of the Geneva International Motor Show, but with the Swiss event canceled in early March due to the Covid-19 co

Tesla created a ventilator out of Model 3 2020-04-06 11:15:00Tesla is one of several automakers attempting to retool factories to build ventilators in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Silicon Va

2021 BMW 5-Series, Mercedes-AMG EQS, 1,340-horsepower electric motor: 2020-04-06 11:00:00A fresh look and new tech should soon grace BMW's 5-Series range as part of a mid-cycle update. A prototype for the updated 5-Series wagon has been s

Ferrari F1 driver Charles Leclerc wins on Esports 2020-04-06 09:45:00With the 2020 Formula One World Championship on hold due to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, organizers have turned to the world of Esports to keep

Australian company unveils 1,340-horsepower electric motor for hypercar, 2020-04-06 08:30:00An Australian company by the name of HyperPower Technologies has developed an electric motor that generates a mammoth 1,340 horsepower. The electric m

NASCAR Next Gen racer delayed until 2022 due 2020-04-06 07:00:00NASCAR's Next Gen car due in 2021 will be delayed due to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. The highly anticipated race car will now be introduced in

Mercedes-AMG reportedly plans 600-plus-horsepower EQS electric super sedan 2020-04-06 06:00:00Mercedes-AMG is known to be developing battery-electric cars, and its first could be a range-topper for the Mercedes-Benz EQS due out later this year.

2021 BMW 5-Series Touring spy shots 2020-04-06 02:00:00The BMW 5-Series is currently into its seventh generation and the latest model will soon reach the midway point in its life cycle. In BMW tradition, t

Did the Mazda RX-7 or Mitsubishi Eclipse win 2020-04-05 08:00:00"The Fast and The Furious" is all about street racing, and the first race we get to see in the 2001 cult classic is a four-way shootout between a Ma

1965 Griffith Series 200 prototype headed to auction 2020-04-05 06:00:00An important piece of British sports car history will cross the RM Sotheby's auction block in May. This 1965 Griffith Series 200 was one of the early

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Global Oil Producers to Hold Emergency Meetings This New! 2020-04-07 17:26:19The world’s largest oil producers are meeting this week for negotiations aimed at saving the energy sector a lot of hardship further down the ro

Lost in Transmission: Ford Recalls Nearly 68,000 2020 New! 2020-04-07 15:38:43Ford has recalled nearly 68,000 vehicles manufactured at the start of 2020 and sold in North America, saying the cars suffer from a potential manufact

As China’s Consumer Floodgates Open, a Local Tesla New! 2020-04-07 14:45:56Timing is everything, a famous person (possibly Gerald Ford) once said, and it would seem Tesla is in a position to capitalize on the returning consum

Polestar’s Precept Concept: New Details Provided, Questions Left New! 2020-04-07 14:14:01Polestar has released details of its Precept concept, offering a reminder that this will be the vehicle that informs all future models the compan

Report: Mass Layoffs Coming to Nissan Workforce New! 2020-04-07 13:00:00A Tuesday report in Japan’s Nikkei Asian Review claims Nissan is poised to lay off up to 10,000 U.S. workers until assembly work can resume. Tha

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Duramax Review – The New! 2020-04-07 12:12:03Somebody had to ruin the party. Five years ago the Dieselgate scandal broke, and automakers everywhere slowed down the development of their own oil-bu

Expect MPG Boost When Re-engined Nissan Frontier Lands New! 2020-04-07 10:57:39That headline comes with an asterisk, as the fuel economy gains expected from the 2020 Nissan Frontier are only applicable if you planned on buying a

Honda and Fiat Chrysler: See You in May New! 2020-04-07 10:00:59It won’t be a swift return to production for Fiat Chrysler and Honda. Truth be told, the same can likely be said for Ford, GM, and most other au

As ATPs Rise and Loan Terms Grow Obese, 2020-04-07 09:00:04Auto loan terms have been creeping up for as long as anyone can remember. Back in 1997, the average financing period on a new car was somewhere around

QOTD: A Car Only YOU Could Love? 2020-04-07 08:00:11There’s no shortage of people choosing to signal their offbeat, nonconformist nature via their daily driver. As build configurations shrink and

Volkswagen Explains Its Complicated Relationship With Electricity and 2020-04-06 15:59:32Like most legacy automakers, Volkswagen is casually walking back promises of electrification. As with self-driving cars, the technology behind new-ene

Cash Back for Not Driving – That’s Allstate’s 2020-04-06 15:15:35With the coronavirus pandemic providing little in the way of silver linings (even rock-bottom gas prices aren’t much of a bonus if you’re

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Self-driving startup Nuro gets green light in California New! 2020-04-07 17:05:21Tuesday's approval in California comes during growing overall demand for automated delivery services, as consumers across the country shelter in plac

Self-driving startup Zoox cuts safety drivers New! 2020-04-07 16:01:53With stay-at-home guidelines grounding its self-driving fleet, Zoox will stop paying human safety drivers today.

Nissan, Honda, BMW take rare step of unpaid New! 2020-04-07 14:29:45The non-Detroit 3 automakers have for decades avoided sending workers home with no pay. The COVID-19 pandemic is a different matter.

Renault, Nissan say strategic plans on track despite New! 2020-04-07 12:49:26Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard and Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal that the three-year strategic pl

Mazda, marking 100 years, readies special editions New! 2020-04-07 11:52:44The special editions, available later in the U.S., draw their inspiration from styling touches on Mazda's first passenger car — the R360 Coupe

With EV deal, Honda plays catch up, GM New! 2020-04-07 11:20:02Only rarely has Honda, fiercely protective of a sterling reputation for engineering and quality, put one of its brand names on vehicles designed and b

Auto supplier's back-to-work guide shows daunting task ahead 2020-04-07 08:14:14Lear’s 51-page “Safe Work Playbook” outlines protocols ranging from advanced social-distancing practices to on-site health screening

Tesla nears debut of longer-range Model 3 in 2020-04-07 06:16:24The sedan, built at Tesla's Shanghai plant, would have a range of more than 650 kilometers (404 miles) on one charge, compared with about 450 kilomet

FCA, PSA seek to boost cash before merger 2020-04-07 06:14:43The two automakers have set up additional credit lines to bolster their reserves ahead of the closing of their merger deal. Dividends, including those

Mexico asks U.S., Canada to grant automakers transition 2020-04-06 19:26:56Mexico's automotive lobby AMIA, insisting automakers and parts suppliers can't adapt supply chains to meet rules of origin requirements under the US

FCA, Honda target May for production restart 2020-04-06 16:53:03The plans to resume output emerged as the number of COVID-19-linked deaths of assembly plant workers across the U.S. industry grows.

Detroit auto show's move to June avoided potential 2020-04-06 15:58:06The Detroit auto show, traditionally held in January, theoretically would have taken place at a vulnerable time during the spread of the disease from

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C5 Corvette “Shorty” Looks Like the Plymouth Prowler’s New! 2020-04-07 16:57:46When Chrysler was designing the Plymouth Prowler, the plan was to shoehorn a V8 under the hood of the retro-styled roadster. But as we all know, the b

2022 Volkswagen Scirocco GTS Rendered With Golf 8 New! 2020-04-07 16:40:02Dedicate sports cars from brands that get 80% of their business out of leases and fleet sales don't make a lot of sense. However, we think the 3-door

“World’s Fastest Dodge Demon” - The SpeedKore Lucifer New! 2020-04-07 16:22:11Named after the Dart Demon fastback coupe of the 1970s and the Demon concept from 2007, the Challenger SRT Demon isn’t only the most powerful pa

2021 Vauxhall Insignia Drops Estate Body Style, Sedan New! 2020-04-07 15:25:52In its second generation since 2017, the Insignia couldn’t have arrived at a worse time for the Opel and Vauxhall brands. General Motors sold bo

General Motors EV1 Shell Auctioned for Brand-New Chevrolet New! 2020-04-07 13:38:22If you take a look through the U.S. configurator for the Chevrolet Colorado, the most affordable specification of the mid-size pickup truck is listed

Weird Samsung Workaround Can Fix Android Auto for New! 2020-04-07 13:18:43If you’re a Samsung phone owner who also happens to use Android Auto, you probably know that the experience behind the wheel isn’t always

1966 Ford Mustang Mid-Engine Prototype Is Real, Predates New! 2020-04-07 13:05:02The ‘Stang went through a lot of changes over the course of six generations, and even greater advancements are in the pipeline for the S650. The

2021 Chevrolet Camaro Order Guide Confirms 10-Speed Auto New! 2020-04-07 12:10:45Introduced for the 2016 model year and then redesigned for 2019, the Camaro Gen 6 enters 2021 with a few more changes in store. First and foremost, th

New Kalk INK SL Electric Motorcycle Revealed with New! 2020-04-07 12:07:15For a while now, a Swedish electric motorcycle manufacturer by the name of Cake has been moving to position itself as a noteworthy adversary in this e

Ford Recalls Police Package SUVs, Pickups to Stop New! 2020-04-07 11:08:04If you feel like there’s something familiar about Ford recalling some cars because they are prone to rolling away on their own, you are right. T

E-Type UK Restored This Series 1 Jaguar E-Type New! 2020-04-07 10:53:27Enzo Ferrari once said the Jaguar E-Type is the most beautiful car in the world, a gorgeous machine that still fascinates on a visual level to this da

Alyen 988 Is One Vyrus We Wouldn’t Mind New! 2020-04-07 10:33:34At a time when just hearing the word virus sends shivers down our spines, you would of thought companies that have chosen a similar name down the year


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