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Sun Mar 21, 8460 3:22 pm
One of the new videos to join our viral charts is all about Nissan's Formula E race car.
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Mon Mar 21, 2135 3:22 pm
The U.S. government has dropped a demand that all vehicles made in Canada and Mexico for export to the United States contain at least 50 percent U.S. content, The Globe and Mail reported, citing sources.
Sun Mar 21, 6860 3:21 pm
2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class CoupeThe 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has even more in common with its S-Class flagship sibling this year. On Tuesday, Mercedes unveiled swoopy coupe and convertible versions of the C-Class ahead of their big debut at next week’s New York auto show. They're the style-oriented follow-ups to the C-Class sedan that debuted earlier this month at the...
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Sun Mar 21, 4010 3:21 pm

Pennsylvania GOP Moves To Impeach Supreme Court Democrats For Gerrymandering RulingA dozen GOP Pennsylvania lawmakers filed legislation on Tuesday to impeach

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Sat Mar 21, 3626 3:21 pm
Group 1 Automotive expects weak first-quarter earnings after launching a branded line of high-mileage used vehicles and spending more on service personnel.
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Sun Mar 21, 0658 3:21 pm
It has long been obvious to me that testing prototypes of vehicles should be done at automotive proving grounds, not on public roads.
Mon Mar 21, 9960 3:21 pm
2018 Kia Stinger GTIt would be easy to write off the 2018 Kia Stinger as a 2018 BMW 3-Series imitator, but life is never that simple. The 2018 Stinger traces many of the same lines as the 2018 3-Series, and in some cases the Kia does so with more verve and sharper responses. It is worth noting that the Stinger is Kia at its best, while the 3-Series is the entry to...
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Wed Mar 21, 9285 3:21 pm

Why aren't Western sanctions stopping Putin?Western countries keep heaping sanctions on Russia and on cronies of President Vladimir Putin, but they haven’t deterred him from military aggression, cyberattacks and assassinations. Why not?

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Mon Mar 21, 8596 3:21 pm

An Elementary School Teacher Left a 4-Year-Old Alone So She Could Buy Marijuana, Police SayShe was arrested and charged with child neglect and marijuana possession

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Sun Mar 21, 5779 3:21 pm
Automakers are doing a better job repairing vehicles with open recalls for defective Takata airbag inflators after slow initial responses, an independent monitor told Senators.
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Tue Mar 21, 4056 3:21 pm
CDK Global's planned acquisition of Auto/Mate, a smaller provider of dealership management systems, has been blocked by the Federal Trade Commission.
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Thu Mar 21, 2346 3:21 pm
Nissan North American has reassigned several of its top sales executives, including Infiniti chief Randy Parker and Nissan brand sales executive Judy Wheeler, to new posts.
Sun Mar 21, 2280 3:21 pm
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class (Mercedes-AMG C63 S Cabriolet)The 2018 Mercedes C-Class reminds us that while a pretty face and lots of grip can grab our attention, beautiful cars with great all-around performance and utility are the cars we want to drive, and to keep. The C-Class remains among our favorite cars in its pricey segment, whether it’s a convertible, a coupe, or a sedan. There’s no...
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Tue Mar 21, 0800 3:21 pm
Mitsubishi has returned to network TV in its biggest marketing push in over a decade -- one that features the 2018 Eclipse Cross and underscores the brand's renewed commitment to the crossover market.
Mon Mar 21, 9340 3:21 pm
2019 Ford Fusion EnergiLook closely. Look really, really closely. A nip here, a tuck there, and oh yeah, a whole bunch of active safety tech. That's the gist of the refreshed 2019 Ford Fusion, a midsize sedan that still represents a big chunk of the pie for Ford Motor Company. These light updates keep the Fusion competitive ahead of an uncertain future as Ford...
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Tue Mar 21, 6226 3:21 pm
A video from the Uber self-driving car that struck and killed a woman shows that she moved in front of it suddenly, a factor that investigators are likely to focus on.
Wed Mar 21, 6040 3:21 pm
2018 Mercedes-Benz G-ClassThe 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is a soldier in a business suit. This boxy SUV icon has survived volatile fuel prices and war zones for more than 40 years, but a new model is just around the corner. For now, the G-Wagen, as it’s affectionately known, is available in G550, G550 4x4², G63, and G65 forms, all of which are way more SUV than...
Sat Mar 21, 5620 3:21 pm
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class (Mercedes-AMG GLS 63)Last year, the Mercedes GL became the Mercedes-Benz GLS. Though it wasn’t entirely new, the SUV gained a new nose and some new features as it added another letter in its name. It’s still one of the more charming three-row luxury SUVs on the road, and its impressive all-weather and cargo-hauling talents get an unexpected but totally...
Automotive News Breaking News
Tue Mar 21, 1809 3:21 pm
Toyota said it was temporarily suspending public road testing of its autonomous driving technology after a self-driving Uber test car killed an Arizona pedestrian.
Fri Mar 21, 6200 3:21 pm
Uber self-driving prototype in San FranciscoFeds to investigate fatal Uber self-driving car crash Both the NTSB and the NHTSA will investigate the fatal crash between a self-driving Uber experimental vehicle and a pedestrian walking a bicycle in Tempe, Arizona. 270,000 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup trucks recalled over wintry market rust concerns Wintry roads covered in snow-melting salt may cause...
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Wed Mar 21, 3500 3:21 pm
Are self-driving cars really ready for the road?
Wed Mar 21, 0440 3:21 pm
Volvo Cars and Uber join forces to develop autonomous driving carsBoth the NTSB and the NHTSA will investigate the fatal crash between a self-driving Uber experimental vehicle and a pedestrian walking a bicycle in Tempe, Arizona. In a statement, the NHTSA said that it is "in contact with Uber, Volvo, federal, state and local authorities regarding the incident." MORE: The 5 levels of self-driving cars, explained...
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Fri Mar 21, 5186 3:21 pm

Self-driving Uber in fatal accident may not have had time to stop, police sayPolice say early indications show an Uber self-driving SUV may not have had time to stop or avoid hitting a pedestrian who was killed in Arizona. Uber suspended all testing of its autonomous vehicles after the Sunday night crash. It is the first-known pedestrian fatality involving a self-driving car. Kris Van Cleave reports.

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Sun Mar 21, 0348 3:21 pm

Ambitious Saudi prince mounts epic US charm offensiveSaudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman doesn't do things by halves, and his meeting on Tuesday with President Donald Trump is just the beginning of a three-week US tour. Relations with the US "are at an all-time high," Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, a former ambassador to Washington, boasted at a news conference on the eve of the White House talks. After a week of meetings in Washington, Prince Mohammed will head to the US financial center in New York on Saturday.

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Mon Mar 21, 3560 3:21 pm

Parkland Survivors Call Out Media For Ignoring Gun Violence In Black CommunitiesA group of students who survived last month's deadly school shooting in
Tue Mar 21, 8620 3:21 pm
Uber’s Volvo XC90 autonomous car prototypeA self-driving car being tested in suburban Phoenix hit and killed a woman on Sunday, in the first reported fatality between an autonomous vehicle and a pedestrian. The Uber test vehicle, a Volvo XC90, reportedly hit a female cyclist outside of a crosswalk in Tempe, Arizona. According to Tempe police, the XC90 had a driver behind the wheel but was...
Fri Mar 21, 7000 3:21 pm
2012 Ram 1500 Express Crew CabWintry roads covered in snow-melting salt may cause metal straps used to attach fuel tanks onto Dodge and Ram 1500 pickups to corrode and cease doing their jobs, which has prompted FCA to issue a recall to rectify the issue. The recall affects 270,254 2009-2012 Dodge and Ram 1500 pickup trucks; the automaker stopped marketing the trucks as Dodges...
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Wed Mar 21, 5021 3:21 pm

Cirque du Soleil Star Plunges to Death During PerformanceAn experienced Cirque du Soleil performer died on Sunday after plunging onto a stage during an aerial straps routine at a Tampa, Florida show.

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Fri Mar 21, 3366 3:21 pm

Alabama Lawmaker Opposes Arming Teachers Because 'Lady Teachers' Are 'Scared Of Guns'An Alabama lawmaker says arming teachers to protect against gun violence in

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Wed Mar 21, 4536 3:21 pm

Wisconsin congressman offers McCabe a jobRepresentative Mark Pocan, D-Wisconsin, offers former FBI Deputy Andrew McCabe a job so that way he may receive his full pension, something that was withheld from him due to his firing.

NBCNews Autos
Thu Mar 21, 5280 3:21 pm
Forget Smokey and the Bandit.
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Mon Mar 21, 9340 3:21 pm
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it's investigating problems that affect an estimated 425,000 cars made by the Korean automakers.
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Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:55 pm
"I have no idea what he was talking about," Center for Automotive Research's Kristin Dziczek said.
NBCNews Autos
Thu Mar 15, 2018 10:28 am
Tesla is at risk of being overwhelmed by traditional competitors with deep pockets
NBCNews Autos
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:20 am
Tesla is losing the technological edge that, until recently, made it a unique alternative to conventional cars.
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Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:22 am
The Geneva Motor Show has a history of throwing curve balls, and this year is no exception, with luxury brands rolling out battery-powered sportsters.
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Wed Mar 21, 0700 3:21 pm
Auto industry analysts fear the tariffs could hurt voters who supported candidate Trump, especially workers in U.S. car manufacturing.
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Mon Feb 26, 2018 5:24 pm
Hidden cameras highlight car break-in 'epidemic' in San Francisco
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Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:46 am
Toyota continues to be a category crusher, but there are a few surprises this year.