Tesla Motors has done a lot to improve public perception of electric vehicles in recent years, and has arguably been one of the main driving forces behind many current trends in the auto industry. With this growing public prestige, even...Show More Summary
Volkswagen is set to reveal the first of its 30 upcoming electric vehicle (EV) models at the Paris motor show in October, according to new reports. A new article published by German magazine Wirtschafts Woche claims that Volkswagen’s CEO, Hebert Diess, confirmed the company will reveal a Golf-sized electric prototype, which will make it to production around 2018-2019. Diess […]
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Mazda Motor Corp will recall 190,000 of its CX-7 sport utility vehicles from model years 2007 to 2012 in the United States because of an issue that may cause a loss of steering control, U.S. safety regulators said on Friday.
Motor vehicle deaths were up 9 percent through the first six months of 2016 compared to the same period in 2015, and 18 percent higher than the six month mark in 2014. And there is no sign of the upward trend stopping in 2016. If itShow More Summary
European version of the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle prepares for its unveiling across the Pond. Continue reading Opel's version of the Chevy Bolt will confuse people at Paris Motor Show Opel's version of the Chevy Bolt will confuse people at Paris Motor Show originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:10:00 EDT. Show More Summary
If there’s one subject about which parents can be hypocrites, it’s the operation of motor vehicles. We’ve already learned that some parents have a list of special rules (that they made up themselves) regarding drive-thru lines, but did you know that special rules … More » STFU Parents: Parents With Road Rage on Facebook Terrify Me is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
DETROIT (Reuters) - Mazda Motor Corp will recall 190,000 of its CX-7 sport utility vehicles from model years 2007 to 2012 in the United States because of an issue that may cause a loss of steering control, U.S. safety regulators said on Friday. Show More Summary
Driving a motor vehicle requires making tough choices in the heat of the moment. Whether slamming on the brakes in traffic or speeding up before a light turns red, split-second decisions are often a choice between the lesser of two evils. Show More Summary
a milestone for volkswagen at next month’s paris motor show with the reveal of its first ‘ground-up’ all-electric vehicle. while there are ‘mild’ electric versions of the golf and up in europe, according to the german magazine industry...Show More Summary
New Jerseyans might spend less time in line at the state's Motor Vehicle Commission offices.
A relatively unknown new electric vehicle manufacturer, WM Motor, has managed to secure $1 billion in funding for the new venture, according to recent reports. How exactly? And who’s behind the new electric vehicle (EV) company? TheShow More Summary
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles in North America to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control...Show More Summary
Fairfax County in Virginia imposes a personal property tax on motor vehicles (and some other items). To collect the tax, the county requires registration of motor vehicles. Getting the information isn’t very difficult when the vehicle...Show More Summary
Bangkok Post reports, “Nissan Motor Co has released a vehicle that can automatically control its own steering, acceleration and braking when on a single expressway lane, the company said Wednesday, becoming the first Japanese manufacturer to launch a self-driving car.” The post Nissan Releases Self-driving Car appeared first on Toll Roads News.
Kansas wants the court to overturn a ruling by a federal judge in May that temporarily blocked the state from disenfranchising people who registered at motor vehicle offices but didn't provide documents such as birth certificates or naturalization papers. Continue reading ? The post Court weighs whether Kansas voters must prove their citizenship appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
With the introduction of the Model S P100D, Tesla just unleashed the fastest accelerating production car on sale today. When equipped with the twin-electric motors and 100kWh battery pack, Tesla claims the performance spec Model S sedan...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday the company will offer a larger upgraded battery pack for performance versions of its Model S and X vehicles that will extend range and allow for super...Show More Summary
Tesla Motors announced it will sell a battery capable of taking an electric car 315 miles on a charge, the first time an auto maker is providing that much electric range in a vehicle, the company said.
Chinese company BAIC Motor Group will recycle an old Mercedes-Benz platform to develop new cars. According to a media report, BAIC received approval from partner Daimler to use a previous E-Class architecture for a brand-new car, which is said to hit the domestic market in 2018 as a midsize sedan. Show More Summary