Shanghai GM, General Motors' joint-venture partner in China, has officially unveiled a pair of new entries for Chevrolet in the People's Republic. First up is the Trax, a vehicle that is also set to arrive in the American market. The...Show More Summary
A woman’s request for an personalized license plate spelling out ’8THEIST’ was recently denied by the New Jersey State Motor Vehicle Commission, on the grounds that some people might find the plate offensive or otherwise objectionable. Now the state of New Jersey may have to answer to for their action in federal court. Shannon Morgan,
A New Jersey woman is suing the state Motor Vehicle Commission, alleging that her proposed 8THEIST license plate was rejected, in violation of her First Amendment rights.
I guess 1 through 7 theist was taken. (via) New Jersey's war on godless vanity license plates continues! Harumph! Harumph! Last August, American Atheists' President David Silverman was rejected by the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission after he applied for a "ATHEIST" license plate. Show More Summary
Lincoln Motor Company has just announced its launch a full product lineup in China, including five new vehicles. One of those – a midsize luxury SUV – accompanies the news in this teaser video above. Though Lincoln hasn’t given away much info on the new vehicle, the video does reveal some interesting aspects. Show More Summary
A New Jersey woman is suing the state's motor vehicle commission for refusing to let her have a personalized license plate identifying her as an atheist.
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A NJ woman who wants her car license plate to reflect her atheist beliefs is taking the state's Motor Vehicle Commission to court. Shannon Morgan, of Maurice River Township, claims that the MVC's website rejected her proposed license plate combination, "8THEIST" as "objectionable." [ more › ]
If the teaser video for Lincoln's launch of a new concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show wasn't enough for you, the company has now released a shadowy new image on its Twitter page. The vehicle may be a concept for the next-generation...Show More Summary
New Jersey does not have a good track record when it comes to handling vanity license plates requests from atheists. In August, American Atheists' President David Silverman requested a plate reading "ATHE1ST" (with a 1) only to haveShow More Summary
A woman in New Jersey claims the state’s Motor Vehicle Commission is biased in favor of Christians after rejecting her request for a vanity plate that reflected her atheist beliefs while allowing plates that express a driver’s Christian identity. According to the South Jersey Times, the plaintiff attempted to use the MVC’s website to obtain a personalized plate that … [More]
This year is on track to be the biggest ever for recalls. General Motors and Toyota are recalling over 6 million vehicles each, and last month Toyota settled criminal charges with the Justice Department, paying a $1.2 billion penalty. Show More Summary
Special Forces teams are all about silently penetrating remote areas and executing complex, lightning-fast raids. Now DARPA is developing a new vehicle to soundlessly race commandoes to their missions: stealthy, hybrid-powered motorcycles.
A U.S. District Court judge in Texas has put the brakes on an attempt to compel General Motors to tell owners of recalled vehicles to keep their cars parked pending repairs. Last month, plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit against GM had asked the court to consider ordering the carmaker to issue as so-called “park it” order for the 2.6 million … [More]
A federal judge gave General Motors Co. a pass Thursday, ruling against forcing the auto maker to tell owners of the 2.6 million vehicles covered in the ignition-switch recall to park their cars until they are fixed.
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I recently wrote a column on the expanding scandal over General Motor’s release of the Cobalt and other vehicles with a defective ignition switch that may have killed over a dozen people and injured scores of others. The defect was reportedly found during testing and constituted the perfect storm of negligent designs: it would first […]
UK-based motor manufacturer MG has unveiled a concept of its first fully electric vehicle. The company has developed a static preview of its MG Dynamo in an attempt to gauge demand for a small, electric MG within the European market... Continue...Show More Summary
Philadelphia, PA, April 17, 2014 – Motor vehicle crashes rank as the leading cause of teen deaths and in 2008, 16% of all distraction-related fatal automobile crashes involved drivers under 20 years of age. These grim statistics, coupled...Show More Summary
The driver of a BMD-2 airborne infantry fighting vehicle showed off his skills when he gunned his motor and carved up a couple of donuts in the streets of Slavyansk.