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A Strange New Decade, Tesla's Strong Sales, and 2020-01-05 09:00:00Tesla delivered 367,500 cars last year, a 50 percent jump from 2018. The company’s stock also surpassed $420, a symbolic figure for CEO Elon Mus

The Former CEO of Nissan Was Likely Smuggled 2020-01-04 08:00:00The Japanese government still doesn't know exactly how Carlos Ghosn, who was under house arrest, managed to flee to Lebanon.

Now the Courts Will Decide Whether Uber Drivers 2020-01-03 13:43:16A California law aimed at requiring gig economy companies to classify workers as employees took effect January 1. That hardly settled the matter.

Segway's S-Pod Brings the Hoverchairs From 'WALL-E' to 2020-01-03 09:00:00You'll soon be able to scoot around town—at 24 mph—without even having to stand up.

Cities Struggle to Boost Ridership With ‘Uber for 2020-01-02 08:00:00Helsinki, Los Angeles, Shanghai, Singapore, and other metros have been experimenting with on-demand buses—and not seeing a lot of success.

Cities Race to Slow Climate Change—and Improve Life 2020-01-01 08:00:00Mayors across the world say we all need to consider how urban planning and climate intersect with well-being.

When the Transportation Revolution Hit the Real World 2019-12-26 08:00:00Ten years ago, they promised us self-driving cars. We got a scooter surge, clashes with regulators, and the brutal realities of mobility.

Car Share Shrinks, a Tax Break Vanishes, and 2019-12-22 09:00:00Share Now says it is leaving North America, and Tesla buyers will no longer get help from Uncle Sam for their EVs (and GM buyers are next).

Feds Call Helicopter That Crashed in NYC River 2019-12-20 08:00:00An NTSB investigation faults the companies behind the sightseeing flight for a slew of safety failures, which resulted in five deaths.

Share Now Is the Latest Car-Share Service to 2019-12-19 08:00:00The Daimler- and BMW-owned service says it will leave North America as part of an ongoing shakeout in the industry.

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N.J. governor signs bill giving $5,000 rebates for 2020-01-17 16:58:40New Jersey, where transportation accounts for about half of greenhouse gas emissions, joins about a dozen other states that have targets for electric-

DealerSocket co-founder files suit challenging Auto/Mate deal 2020-01-17 16:14:04Co-Founder Brad Perry contends some members of the DealerSocket board, along with CEO Sejal Pietrzak, conspired with majority shareholder Vista Equity

Serpentini Auto Group acquires three Pat O'Brien dealerships 2020-01-17 15:05:27The addition of Pat O'Brien Chevrolet locations outside of Cleveland gives Serpentini a total of six Chevy dealerships in northeast Ohio.

Fisker targets Europe with Ocean EV 2020-01-17 14:55:16Fisker will initially target European markets where it has received the most deposits for the electric crossover.

Canadian billionaire becomes front-runner for Aston Martin stake, 2020-01-17 14:10:07Lawrence Stroll has been discussing a potential investment of about $261 million in the British luxury carmaker, Bloomberg reported.

Toyota shuffles model lineup at U.S. factories 2020-01-17 12:30:00Toyota is midway through a five-year, $13 billion plan to revitalize and expand U.S., Canadian and Mexican plants, add new capacity and improve e

Mexican auto suppliers eye fast lane after U.S. 2020-01-17 11:38:47The auto parts sector in Mexico has been resilient through a downturn in the economy. Suppliers there expect an even stronger year with the new North

CarGurus acquires vehicle listings site Autolist 2020-01-17 11:11:25Autolist will be maintained as a separate website and brand. It will remain headquartered in San Francisco and led by its founder, Corey Lydstone.

NHTSA to review petition seeking defect probe into 2020-01-17 08:26:01The petition cites 127 consumer complaints to NHTSA about unintended acceleration in 123 unique vehicles. The reports include 110 crashes and 52 injur

Inside Tesla's attack on Germany's auto establishment 2020-01-17 07:14:12The location of Tesla's first European factory near Berlin is the scene of frantic activity as workers prepare the site to to meet the automaker's a

GM to invest $40 million at propulsion plant 2020-01-16 16:10:35The investment will allow more production of the 5.3-liter V-8 engine for the Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe and Suburban and the GMC Sierra.

Lebanon pressed Ghosn not to accuse specific Japanese 2020-01-16 15:56:22The Ghosn incident is seen as serious enough to affect relations between Japan and Lebanon. The small Middle East country is dependent on oversea

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Toyota investit 346 millions dans les voitures volantes New! 2020-01-18 09:00:00Le constructeur automobile japonais est visiblement loin d'abandonner les voitures volantes.

Kia prépare un gros SUV de luxe New! 2020-01-18 08:00:00Kia veut concurrencer les SUV de grand luxe avec un modèle plus abordable.

Lamborghini vend désormais plus de SUV que de New! 2020-01-18 07:00:00Comme Porsche, Lamborghini vend désormais plus de SUV que de vraies voitures de sport. Il faudra s'y faire.

Aux Etats-Unis, l'Audi SQ7 et le SQ8 refusent 2020-01-18 06:00:00Aux Etats-Unis, les versions "S" des deux gros SUV d'Audi échappent au V8 TDI diesel.

La nouvelle Corvette C8 déjà poussée à 1200 2020-01-18 05:00:00502 chevaux, ça ne suffisait clairement pas pour les spécialistes du préparateur Hennessey.

Une pétition pour avoir la Toyota GR Yaris 2020-01-18 04:00:00Les Nord-Américains aussi veulent la Toyota GR Yaris, même si la nouvelle bombe japonaise n'est pour l'instant pas prévue l&agra

Peugeot 508 SW Hybrid (2020) : l'essai vidéo 2020-01-18 03:30:00VIDEO. Après l'essai du Peugeot 3008 Hybrid4, découvrez le test de la 508 SW Hybrid, le break hybride rechargeable de 225 ch, dans sa v

Ford : un prototype de Mustang Shelby GT500 2020-01-17 13:00:15Le prototype de Ford Mustang GT500 "Little Red" de 1967 a été retrouvé et restauré.

Jeune permis : gare à ne pas perdre 2020-01-17 12:25:09Cette semaine dans la Minute Anti-PV, Valérie s'interroge sur le temps d'attente pour récupérer les fameux 12 points sur un per

Electrique : la recharge chez Ionity plus chère 2020-01-17 11:41:18Ionity augmente les tarifs affichés sur ses bornes de recharge rapide. Les prix flambent et dépassent même ceux de l'essence.

Les voitures de Metallica entrent au musée 2020-01-17 11:16:51James Hetfield, le chanteur et guitariste du célèbre groupe de hard-rock, va faire don de dix de ses autos au musée Petersen de L

Le Zapping Auto Plus #302 est en ligne 2020-01-17 09:36:38Découvrez sans plus attendre un nouvel épisode de notre Zapping Auto Plus. #302 ! Vidéos insolites !

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Ogle Suzuki’s Jimny 4×4—Because It’s Not Coming to 2020-01-17 21:41:13You’re forgiven for not knowing exactly what the Suzuki Jimny is—or for calling it the “Jimmy,” which was a GMC SUV in the &ls

GMC Shot a Freaking Sofa (and Lots of 2020-01-17 18:30:37Carbon fiber is strong and lightweight, making it a favored component in race cars and exotic road vehicles, and GMC is out to prove the material&rsqu

500,000 Teslas Being Investigated Over Unintended Acceleration Claims 2020-01-17 16:22:34The U.S. government is looking into claims that certain Tesla vehicles suffer a defect that can cause sudden unintended acceleration. According to a p

Watch Out, NASA, Forget SpaceX—Lexus Is Designing Vehicles 2020-01-17 14:40:40It seems Lexus’s design department has grown a little bored with designing vehicles for Earth. The company recently released a series of design

2020 Jeep Gladiator North Edition Is Ready to 2020-01-17 12:08:30Jeep is introducing a host of North Edition models to take the sting out of the coldest months of the year. Offered across the entire lineup, from the

Four-Cylinder Toyota Supra Coming to Europe; Is the 2020-01-17 10:20:06The Toyota Supra is as synonymous with the inline six-cylinder engine as Seth Rogen is to marijuana. Or is it? While the 2020 GR Supra is sold exclusi

Just a Reminder That the 1975–1980 Oldsmobile Starfire 2020-01-17 08:00:14For some, the so-called Malaise era, loosely defined as the automotive period between 1973 and 1983, was an irredeemably dark time in American automot

Peek Inside Football Star Ronde Barber’s Garage Full 2020-01-17 04:00:47Quick Stats: Ronde Barber, Analyst for Fox NFL, Super Bowl champion Daily Driver: 2017 Ram 2500 (Ronde’s rating: 8 plus on a scale of 1 to 10) O

1964 Porsche 901 vs. 1986 Porsche 959: Who’s 2020-01-17 04:00:31October 22, 1964 proved to be a fateful day. The 53rd, 54th, and 55th Porsche 911s were built that day, only they weren’t called 911s. See, a ye

Rare 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 “Little Red” 2020-01-16 17:52:18Two years ago, this gleaming Candy Apple–red, one-off 1967 Ford Shelby GT500 EXP prototype dubbed “Little Red” was wasting away in a

Are Jeep Wranglers Safe? We Look at the 2020-01-16 04:00:49The Jeep Wrangler is unmistakably cool, but is it safe in an accident? It does things no other SUV can do, but does that make a difference in whether

2020 Mazda CX-30 vs. 2020 Hyundai Kona: Which 2020-01-16 04:00:37Automakers crank out subcompact crossovers by the bushel, but you can’t accuse them of copying each other. Proof: the Mazda CX-30 and Hyundai Ko

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Ford 'Europe 20' sales dip in 2019 2020-01-17 07:04:00Ford sold about 1.33m vehicles in 2019 in what it calls is "traditional European 20 markets", achieving 7.4% market share.

Grey again most popular UK car colour 2020-01-17 06:50:00Grey remained the UK's favourite new car colour in 2019, having reached the top spot for the first time in 2018, according to the Society of Motor Ma

Stoneridge appoints Kevin Heigel as operations VP 2020-01-17 06:33:00Stoneridge has appointed Kevin Heigel as its new vice president of operations.

Lada sales in Russia edged up in 2019 2020-01-17 06:20:00AvtoVAZ's Lada brand sold 362,356 cars in Russia in 2019 - a gain of 1% on the previous year (and in a market that was down by 2.3%). Lada says its m

Hella Bhap Electronics starts Zhenjiang production 2020-01-17 06:00:00Hella Bhap Electronics has started production in Zhenjiang.

Magna forecasts sales growth to 2022 2020-01-17 05:50:00Magna says its outlook to 2022 anticipates continued growth in total sales and improvement in EBIT Margin, both as compared to 2019, despite an expect

Subaru targets 11% rise in global output in 2020-01-17 05:23:00Subaru Corporation is targeting an 11% increase in global vehicle production to a record 1.1m vehicles in 2020 from 987,000 units last year, driven by

Volkswagen China sales lifted by new SUVs in 2020-01-17 05:09:00Volkswagen Group China and its local joint ventures sold 4.23m vehicles in mainland China and Hong Kong in 2019, a 0.6% increase on the previous year,

Meritor acquires TransPower 2020-01-17 05:05:00Meritor has announced that it has acquired all the outstanding common shares of Transportation Power Inc. Terms of the transaction were not discl

Verizon, Audi partner to enhance connectivity 2020-01-17 05:04:00Verizon Business Group and Audi of America, Inc., have partnered to deliver advanced connectivity and embedded in-vehicle Wi-Fi beginning with the nex

StreetScooter provides electric vans for Amazon 2020-01-17 05:00:00Amazon has ordered 40 StreetScooter WORK Box electric vans which will be deployed at its distribution center in Munich Daglfing. Complementing the veh

Audi and Cromodora working on new wheel factory 2020-01-17 04:58:00Audi and wheel maker Cromodora have struck an agreement for a long-term cooperative undertaking that will include Cromodora building a new wheel plant


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