DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it plans to idle five North American vehicle assembly plants for a total of 10 weeks to reduce inventories of slow-selling models. Read more | Comments
An employee of the NYPD allegedly used a cigar to burn a neighbor during a despute, according to DNAinfo. Angel Benitez, 53, an NYPD motor vehicle operator, was arrested and charged with assault on Monday night. Police said the incident began as a verbal dispute in front of his Staten Island home....
Brooklands Museum features classic vehicles, British aircraft and more Continue reading Brooklands Museum: Delightful hodgepodge of British motor history Brooklands Museum: Delightful hodgepodge of British motor history originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The first product from Mercedes-Benz’s new EQ sub-brand for electrified cars will be a small electric SUV labeled the EQC. The vehicle was previewed by the Generation EQ concept unveiled at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, and it has already been spotted in test mule form. It’s confirmed to start sales in 2019 and should offer a range...
Virginia's Department of Motor Vehicles is facing an estimated operating shortfall of more than $16 million. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Monday that Virginians could see an increase in fees as … Click to Continue »
By Swati Bhat MUMBAI/DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co and Indian vehicle maker Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd said on Monday they will launch a new strategic alliance, seeking technology sharing and cost saving in a range of activities from purchasing to development of electric vehicles. Show More Summary
General Motors will recall more than 2.5 million vehicles in China over concerns about airbags made by troubled Japanese giant Takata, Chinese authorities said, dealing a blow to the US automaker in the world's largest car market. GM...Show More Summary
Almost one-in-five (17 per cent) of motorists surveyed by the NRMA experienced mechanical problems with their vehicles after the manufacturer’s warranty had expired, according to the motoring organisation. The survey of 1,119 NRMA members across NSW and the ACT found that the overwhelming majority of motorists were driving older vehicles, with 79 per cent of […]
The Citroen C4 Aircross and Peugeot 4008 have been recalled this week over concerns the windscreen wiper motors could fill with water and seize. According to the French manufacturers, affected vehicles are fitted with a motor venting device that may not be to the correct specification – potentially allowing water to enter the wiper motor. If the condition […]
BMV says it will refund $29 million plus interest over the coming months
Retail sales dropped 0.2 percent in August, the biggest decline in six months as motor vehicle sales tumbled 1.6 percent. Sales of building materials, electronics and appliances as well as clothing also fell.READ MORE www.metrointel...
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's big push towards new-energy vehicles (NEV) will require government backing to win over consumers, Mary Barra, chief executive of General Motors Co, said on Friday, amid broader industry concerns over tough NEV quotas in the market.
The unique Renault Symbioz car and house concept has been revealed at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show. The Symbioz car is said to provide a clue about an autonomous electric vehicle going into production around 2023, as well as some of the company’s thinking of about technologies and design elements it will employ up until […]
Ford Motor Company has been funding research at Virginia Tech that takes an interesting approach to autonomous vehicle development. In early August, a reporter for an NBC affiliate in Washington D.C. filmed a video of a Ford Transit being driven by a man dressed up as the front seat of a car. Show More Summary
The GATRA driver involved in a fatal motor vehicle crash Monday morning has been placed on paid leave pending the outcome of a state police investigation into the cause of the crash, GATRA Administrator Francis Gay said Tuesday.
We pick our favorite vehicle debuts from the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. An electric car, a hot hatchback, a wagon, an SUV, and a hypercar all make the list. Continue reading 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show | Editors' Choice Awards 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show | Editors' Choice Awards originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:30:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Jaguar's first battery-electric vehicle is the I-Pace eTrophy. The luxury automaker debuted the I-Pace at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Jaguar plans to electrify all new models by 2020. Continue reading Jaguar I-Pace eTrohpy battery-electric...Show More Summary
The currently ongoing 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show has unveiled yet another masterpiece from BMW — this time flexing the new M8 GTE, the racing variation of the production vehicle — and the company’s first Le Mans car since 2011. The vehicle is slated to debut next January in Daytona 24 hours before racing at the […]
This week's international auto show features a whole slew of EVs. Here are five of our favorites.
Yamaha Motor will launch the new Wolverine X4 ROV (Recreational Off-highway Vehicle) in North America and other markets from September 2017. The new Wolverine X4 ROV features a newly-developed 2-cylinder engine and.. The post Yamaha Motor Launches Wolverine X4 Recreational ROV in North America appeared first on Gadgets, gizmos, and tech from the East.