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Toyota To Recall More Cars For Dangerous Takata Air Bags

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it would recall 57,000 vehicles globally to replace potentially deadly air bags made by Takata Corp, in a sign that the safety crisis surrounding the Japanese auto parts maker is far from contained. Show More Summary

Video: Innovative dad creates dangerously impressive motocross swing

You can make a swing out of just about anything: chain, rope, a plank of wood, even an old tire. But what if that tire is still attached to a motorized vehicle? That's the question one enthusiastic father set out to answer when he hooked...Show More Summary

Police investigate fatal collision on Monaro Highway

18 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team will prepare a brief for the ACT Coroner after a fatal motor vehicle collision occurred on the Monaro Highway yesterday afternoon. Around 4:50pm, police responded to reports of a collision between a motorcycle and semi-trailer between Royalla and Williamsdale. The male rider of the motorcycle died at the scene. [...]

Read This: GM Futurliner No. 10 gains National Historic Vehicle Register status, finds home

We couldn't even begin to count all the concept cars that General Motors has made over the years, but what we do know is that few have carried the kind of legend that the Futurliners have. Of the dozen such buses GM made, No. 10 (similar...Show More Summary

Demand for Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Dual-Motor Vehicles Is "Off the Charts"

The upgraded all-wheel drive version of the Model S is already seeing huge demand from consumers. Here is what investors need to know.

Honda faces $35 million fine for unreported deaths and injuries linked to its cars

Blaming "inadvertent data entry or computer programming errors," Honda Motor Co. filed an internal review on Monday saying it had failed to report 11 years' worth of injuries and deaths related to its vehicles, Bloomberg reports. The company failed to report more than 1,700 claims to U.S. Show More Summary

U.S. Regulators Close Probes Into About 600,000 Ford, GM Vehicles

DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. safety regulators have closed investigations into about 500,000 Ford Motor Co and about 100,000 General Motors Co vehicles without calling for recalls, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Tuesday. Show More Summary

Woman’s Conviction Overturned 10 Years After Fatal Wreck, GM Says Ignition Switch Could Be To Blame

Millions of General Motors vehicles have been found to contain a deadly ignition switch defect. Among those cars is the 2004 Saturn Ion. And while that may seem insignificant to the vast majority of consumers, it resulted in a judge clearing a Texas woman for a car accident that killed her fiancé. The Associated Press reports that the judge’s … [More]

Come Ride The World's Largest Battery Electric Vehicle In Long Beach

BYD Motors will roll out one of its new extraordinary electric buses in Long Beach, Calif. on Dec. 3 for an exclusive tour with press and invited local guests.

Two More Deaths Identified By GM Ignition-switch Program

By Jessica Dye NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two additional deaths have been attributed to a faulty ignition switch in General Motors Co vehicles, bringing the total to 35, according a report on Monday from the lawyer overseeing a program to compensate for deaths and accidents linked to the part. Show More Summary

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Cars Will Be Ubiquitous in 25 Years: Ron Baron

If Ron Baron is to be believed, Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Elon Musk will have way more customers than it already has in 25 years. In fact, Baron believes that so many will buy vehicles made by Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) in the next two and a half decades that he predicts “All of […]

Utah Pastafarian Challenges Religious Freedom Law

Asia Lemmon, a former porn star, says she faced only brief resistance when she went to the Utah Department of Motor Vehicles on September 29 to have her license renewed wearing a colander on her head. Lemmon, whose real name JessicaShow More Summary

Report: Arizona suing GM for $3 billion over recalls

General Motors is facing even more legal trouble after recalling roughly 26.6 million vehicles in the US this year. The latest case comes from the Arizona Attorney General and alleges that GM executives knew about the problems with its models but avoided disclosing them to the public. Show More Summary

Arizona Sues GM For $3B, Claiming Auto Maker Defrauded Consumers

So far this year General Motors has been party to a slew of lawsuits related to its massive ignition switch recall involving millions of vehicles with the potentially deadly defect. The latest case against GM was filed Wednesday by the State of Arizona, which alleges that the carmaker defrauded consumers out of an estimated $3 billion by knowingly selling defective … [More]

Auto Experts Are Drooling Over Tesla Motors Inc.'s New Vehicle

Imagine McLaren F1 acceleration at a fraction of the price. Tesla's new vehicle has auto experts gushing.

Opel To Build New SUV, Invest 500 Million Euros In Engine Production

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra on Thursday said that the Opel brand will build a sports utility vehicle at its factory in Ruesselsheim, Germany, and that the European auto maker will invest 500 million euros ($626 million) in engine production. Show More Summary

Prototype electric car made with a 3D printer

It looks like Local Motors is getting some company in the 3D-printed car arena. German electric vehicle manufacturer StreetScooter recently completed the prototype of its C16, most of the exterior components of which were created using...Show More Summary

L.A. Auto Show: New Ford Explorer has bolder look, more engine choices

Ford Motor Co. unveiled a restyled version of its standby Explorer sport-utility vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, offering consumers more engine choices and a more luxurious trim level.

Honk app gets tow trucks for drivers lacking roadside coverage

For those who can’t summon a tow truck through the company that made their vehicle, their motor club or their insurance provider, a number of apps are providing a hand.

Honk app gets tow trucks for drivers lacking roadside coverage

For those who can’t summon a tow truck through the company that made their vehicle, their motor club or their insurance provider, a number of apps are providing a hand.

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