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Automatic Emergency Braking To Become Standard?

There's no question about it; modern cars are incredibly safe, and there's new technology being released that has them becoming safer still. Since it was mandated that we all wear our seatbelts to the introduction of airbags, the number of people dying on our roadways has been going down and... read more

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CFO Hans Dieter Pötsch To Become New Volkswagen Group Chairman

Volkswagen Group senior managers have nominated the automaker’s current CFO, Austrian Hans Dieter Pötsch, to become the new chairman of the overarching supervisory... read more September 4, 2015 by 

Fiat's Sergio Marchionne

Marchionne Wants To Bring FCA And GM Together, GM Says No

The large automotive entity known as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has been in the news as of late, and it's not because of Hellcat goodness. Okay, there's actually... read more September 3, 2015 by 

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Volkswagen Ordered To Sell 19.9 Percent Stake In Suzuki

A multi-year ordeal involving Suzuki and Volkswagen will soon be at an end, with the German automaker ordered by an arbitration court to sell its 19.9 percent stake in the... read more August 31, 2015 by 

Sergio Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne To Be Named CEO Of Ferrari?

About a month ago, reports emerged claiming longstanding Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa had resigned and that a search was on for his replacement. It’s now being reported... read more August 28, 2015 by 

2015 Ford Ranger for global markets

Ford Ranger Mid-Size Pickup May Return To U.S. In 2018

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] fans in the United States have missed out on the latest Ranger but that may eventually change if a new report proves accurate. The mid-size pickup... read more August 26, 2015 by 

2015 Ford Shelby Super Snake

Shelby American Going Global

The Shelby name is recognized worldwide but until recently it was hard for the brand founded by the late Carroll Shelby to expand overseas due to the fact that the most... read more August 25, 2015 by 

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Apple Continues To Add Top Talent To Its Autonomous Team, This Time From Tesla

Apple continues to gobble up tech talent for its secretive autonomous automotive project. There have been new hirings inside Apple that range from technology-focused folks to... read more August 24, 2015 by 

Ferrari production line

Future Ferraris To Move To Modular Platform Starting With California Replacement: Report

Ferrari is in the midst of one of the biggest periods of transition in its history, with Sergio Marchionne having recently taken over the role of chairman from Luca di... read more August 24, 2015 by 

2015 Buick LaCrosse

Future Buick Lineup To Arrive From Overseas?

It seems that Buick might be packing up some of its manufacturing and venturing overseas. That's the rumor according to a report from Reuters, which states that the bulk of... read more August 21, 2015 by 

2010 Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR sets lap record at Miller Motorsports Park

China's Geely Steps In And Saves Miller Motorsports Park

Earlier this year we got word that Miller Motorsports Park was set to close up shop. The Utah racing facility operated by the Larry H. Miller group stated that it would not... read more August 20, 2015 by 

New Audi R8 LMS race car wins 2015 ADAC Zurich Nürburgring 24 Hours

Nürburgring Operator To Make Track Safer, Lift Speed Limits

In some welcome news, the Nürburgring’s operator Capricorn has confirmed it will be making moves to remove the speed limits it imposed on certain sections of the... read more August 19, 2015 by 

Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

Saab Parent NEVS Forms Alliance With China's Dongfeng

Back in May, Saab parent company National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) was thrown a lifeline by the Chinese government when two state-owned entities signed an agreement... read more August 17, 2015 by 

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Apple Meets With Californian Autonomous Car Test Facility: Report

While Google has made little secret of its efforts to develop its own car, complete with fully autonomous capability, rival tech giant Apple is yet to make its own... read more August 16, 2015 by 

Tesla Motors 'popup store' to display electric cars, Santa Barbara, CA, May 2015

Tesla Issues More Stock In Quest To Raise $500 Million

In its second quarter financial results announced earlier in the month, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] revealed that it had burned through $1.12 billion over the first six months... read more August 13, 2015 by 

Audi Q6 concept leaked ahead of 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show - Image Auto Motor und Sport

Audi Q6 e-tron Electric SUV To Feature Batteries From LG Chem And Samsung SDI

Audi is working on an electric SUV to challenge Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X, and today the German automaker marked a major milestone in the vehicle’s... read more August 13, 2015 by 


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