Vehicles


New Tech to make Construction Vehicles Greener

New Tech to make Construction Vehicles Greener

A technology that may make future construction vehicles -- which waste a lot of fuel by remaining on full power while idle -- m...

Nov 26 2016, 3:00am CST

Toyota Recalls 744000 Sienna Vehicles in US

Toyota Recalls 744000 Sienna Vehicles in US

The minivan was recalled due to safety issues involving the sliding doors....

Nov 23 2016, 10:45am CST

Volvo Recalls 74000 US Vehicles Over Seatbelt Issues

Volvo Recalls 74000 US Vehicles Over Seatbelt Issues

The risky seat belts can restrain the passengers in a crash....

Nov 9 2016, 11:52am CST

SEMA 2016: Mopar Debuts These Six Modified Vehicles

SEMA 2016: Mopar Debuts These Six Modified Vehicles

Mopar has created 6 modified vehicle creations for the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas. Th...

Nov 1 2016, 12:39pm CDT

Uber Orders 100 Self-driving Vehicles From Volvo

Uber Orders 100 Self-driving Vehicles From Volvo

A month after Uber said its self-driving Volvos were still under development, the ride-hailing giant Uber has already ordered 1...

Oct 26 2016, 9:41pm CDT

Fossilized Algae may soon power electric Vehicles

Fossilized Algae may soon power electric Vehicles

Inexpensive and energy-efficient lithium-ion batteries from fossilized remains of single-celled algae called diatoms can soon p...

Oct 23 2016, 3:19pm CDT

GM Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over Air Bag Issue

GM Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over Air Bag Issue

The vehicles are recalled due to a fault in air bag software....

Sep 11 2016, 11:47pm CDT

Mazda Recalls 2.3 Million Vehicles Over Hatch Failure

Mazda Recalls 2.3 Million Vehicles Over Hatch Failure

Mazda is off to recall 2.3 million vehicles worldwide over potential issues with their rear gates and a separate issue involvin...

Sep 10 2016, 9:39pm CDT

Ford Recalls 90623 Vehicles to Fix Faulty Fuel-Pumps

Ford Recalls 90623 Vehicles to Fix Faulty Fuel-Pumps

Ford issues three new safety recalls worldwide. First recall is for 88,151 vehicles for replacement of fuel pump control module...

Aug 25 2016, 9:46pm CDT

Mitsubishi Recalls 82426 Vehicles due to Faulty Transmission

Mitsubishi Recalls 82426 Vehicles due to Faulty Transmission

The recall was made due to the CVT hesitation found in vehicles....

Aug 24 2016, 12:38am CDT

Ford Plans Fully Autonomous Vehicles Without Steering Wheels by 2021

Ford Plans Fully Autonomous Vehicles Without Steering Wheels by 2021

Ford is planning to introduce these ride sharing cars by the year 2021...

Aug 17 2016, 11:32am CDT

Mercedes-Benz to Introduce New Fleet of Electric Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz to Introduce New Fleet of Electric Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz is about to unleash lots of EVs for the coming years....

Aug 8 2016, 10:59am CDT

Chevrolet Becomes First to Sell 100000 Plug-In Vehicles in US

Chevrolet Becomes First to Sell 100000 Plug-In Vehicles in US

Chevrolet becomes the first company to sale 100,000 plug-in vehicles in country....

Aug 2 2016, 9:08am CDT

FCA Recalls 323361 Vehicles in US over Wiring and Software Issues

FCA Recalls 323361 Vehicles in US over Wiring and Software Issues

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) recalled more than 320,000 cars voluntarily in order to avoid some kind of wiring and software...

Jul 26 2016, 5:30am CDT

All 2017 Ford Vehicles to Have Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

All 2017 Ford Vehicles to Have Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

All 2017 Ford vehicles (cars, SUVs, light trucks, and electrified vehicles) will come with its SYNC 3 infotainment system that...

Jul 25 2016, 9:13am CDT

Ferrari and Mercedes Selling Vehicles with Faulty Takata Air Bags

Ferrari and Mercedes Selling Vehicles with Faulty Takata Air Bags

Some of the Ferrari and Mercedes vehicles are being sold with dangerous Takata Air Bags....

Jul 22 2016, 11:11am CDT

Playground Games Announces First 165 Vehicles for Forza Horizon 3

Playground Games Announces First 165 Vehicles for Forza Horizon 3

Forza Horizon 3 is all set to showcase 165 new vehicles in the game....

Jul 21 2016, 5:35am CDT

Volkswagen Plans to Build Electric Vehicles in North America by 2020

Volkswagen Plans to Build Electric Vehicles in North America by 2020

VW is going to produce more electric cars by the year 2020 despite the problems faced by country....

Jul 20 2016, 4:43am CDT

Ford Invests in 3D Mapping Startup Civil Maps for Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Ford Invests in 3D Mapping Startup Civil Maps for Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Ford wants its rightful share in AI that is meant for self-driving vehicles....

Jul 16 2016, 8:08am CDT

Nissan Recalls 4520 Leaf and Sentra over Passenger Airbag Issue

Nissan Recalls 4520 Leaf and Sentra Vehicles over Passenger Airbag Issue

Nissan Leaf, Sentra to be recalled over airbag issue due to passenger safety....

Jul 15 2016, 11:59am CDT

Ford Recalls over 8500 Vehicles Due to Safety Issues

Ford Recalls over 8500 Vehicles Due to Safety Issues

Ford is going to recall 8500 vehicles in three recalls of different types....

Jul 2 2016, 4:59am CDT

Toyota Recalls 1.43 Million Vehicles due to Airbag Defects

Toyota Recalls 1.43 Million Vehicles due to Airbag Defects

Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corporation on Wednesday issued a global recall on 1.43 million of its top-selling hybrid Priu...

Jun 29 2016, 1:49pm CDT

GM and US Navy Working on Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Underwater Unmanned Vehicles

GM and US Navy Working on Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Underwater Unmanned Vehicles

Hydrogen fuel technology will be used to power underwater vehicles in the future....

Jun 25 2016, 7:04am CDT

Ford Recalls 271000 F-150 Vehicles After Break Failures

Ford Recalls 271000 F-150 Vehicles After Break Failures

Ford has recalled 271,000 E-150s all from previous generation due to an issue related to break failure in vehicles....

May 27 2016, 12:39am CDT

Over One Million Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Recalled Over Takata Air Bag Issue

Over One Million Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Recalled Over Takata Air Bag Issue

Mercedes has recalled over one million sold vehicles from all over the world due to fault in Takata Air bags....

May 23 2016, 8:10am CDT

Volkswagen Unveils Five Custom Vehicles for This Summer

Volkswagen Unveils Five Custom Vehicles for This Summer

Volkswagen is launching 5 new cars in summer to make you look cooler....

May 16 2016, 9:36am CDT

Uber Launches Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

Uber Launches Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

Uber has been making quite a few changes to the way it provides services to users - probably because it is facing stiff critici...

May 10 2016, 7:36am CDT

Volkswagen Recalls 5200 e-Golf Vehicles in US

Volkswagen Recalls 5200 e-Golf Vehicles in the US

The recall was issued in the US due to a battery pack issue which causes the engine to stall....

Mar 30 2016, 7:02am CDT

Ford Motor company

Ford Motor Sold 96,900 Vehicles in January, Representing 10% Higher Sales

Ford Motor revealed it sold 96,900 vehicles in January this year in Europe alone, representing 10% higher sales for January and...

Feb 12 2016, 10:38am CST

Flood-damaged cars

40,000 Vehicles Damaged By Chennai Flood Fly off In Killer Auctions

A devastating flood hit Chennai late last year, and over 40,000 vehicles went off the roads because of the incident – now used...

Feb 5 2016, 1:30pm CST

Lexus Recalls Selected 2016 RX 350 and RX 450h Vehicles

Lexus Recalls Selected 2016 RX 350 and RX 450h Vehicles

The safety recall will affect approximately 5,000 vehicles due to a problem with the driver knee airbag....

Jan 28 2016, 8:32am CST

Takata Recalls 5 Million More US Vehicles with Faulty Airbags

Takata Recalls 5 Million More US Vehicles with Faulty Airbags

Potentially defective Takata airbags were found in automakers previously not involved in the recall....

Jan 23 2016, 8:43am CST

Toyota factory

First Time Ever: Over 2 Million Toyota Vehicles Built In North America In 2015

Toyota USA newsroom recently announced that the automaker manufactured a total of 2,035,028 vehicles in 2015, and about 1,933,7...

Jan 11 2016, 5:47am CST

Tesla's CEO Elon Musk

50,580 Tesla Vehicles Delivered In 2015; 17,400 Delivered In Fourth Quarter

Based in Palo Alto, California, Tesla Motors just released information that it delivered a total of 50,580 vehicles last year 2...

Jan 4 2016, 12:09pm CST

Volkswagen

Forgive Volkswagen of Emission Sins, but Force It to Transition to Zero Emissions Vehicles – Elon Musk

That is the letter Elon Musk and 44 other others wrote and signed before dispatching it to Mary Nichols, the chairman of Califo...

Dec 18 2015, 10:28am CST

Fuel Cell Vehicles

Navigant Research Reports Fuel Cell Vehicles Will Exceed 228,000 Annual Sales By 2024

Navigant Research has published a new report stating that fuel cell vehicles (FCV) – cars and buses, will exceed an annual 228,...

Dec 1 2015, 3:05pm CST

South Korea Fines Volkswagen $12.3 Million, Orders Recall of 125,522 Vehicles

South Korea Fines Volkswagen $12.3 Million, Orders Recall of 125,522 Vehicles

The South Korean environment ministry has also ordered the German auto maker to recall more than 125,000 vehicles....

Nov 26 2015, 5:57am CST

VW Diesel Emissions Issue Spreads to 75,000 More Vehicles

VW to Pay $21 Billion if Cheating Software Found on More Vehicles

EPA announced the Volkswagen’s 3-liter engines also contain the deceiving diesel emission software....

Nov 21 2015, 9:39am CST

Fiat Displays Star Wars: The Force Awakens and DVF Vehicles at 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show

Fiat Displays Star Wars: The Force Awakens and DVF Vehicles at 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show

This week at the booth of the Los Angeles Auto Show Fiat will display the Fiat 500e and the Fiat 500X....

Nov 20 2015, 8:56pm CST

Honda Recalls 25000 Fit LX-trim Vehicles for Rear Grab Handles and Airbags

Honda Recalls 25000 Fit LX-trim Vehicles for Rear Grab Handles and Airbags

The recall was issued due to problems in the rear grab handle and airbags of the 2015-2016 Fit LX-trim vehicles....

Nov 9 2015, 10:14pm CST