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April 12, 2017 7:08 AM Giddy Up! Automakers raise horsepower, speed to new heights

Fred Croatti often drives his silver Dodge Charger Hellcat to the grocery store, turning heads as he rumbles through the parking lot with a supercharged 6.2-Liter 707-horsepower engine. Although Croatti's car sounds like a NASCAR racer, the retired pilot from Port Orange, Florida, isn't looking for attention. He just loves the power. "The visceral effect 45

April 11, 2017 9:54 PM Volkswagen just made a big move to regain customers' trust after the emissions' scandal

The German automaker announced that its all-new 2018 Tiguan and Atlas SUVs, will come with warranties that beat competitors like the Honda CR-V and Ford Explorer. Volkswagen said on Tuesday it will offer six-year or 72,000-mile warranties, whichever occurs first, for the SUVs, which are transferable beyond the first owner. For reference, the Ford Explorer 16

April 9, 2017 2:46 AM Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4M vehicles because engines can fail

DETROIT — Hyundai and Kia are recalling 1.4 million cars and SUVs in the U.S., Canada and South Korea because the engines can fail and stall, increasing the risk of a crash. The recall covers some of the Korean automakers’ most popular models in the U.S. and Canada including 2013 and 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport SUVs and Sonata midsize cars. Also covered 36

April 4, 2017 10:10 PM Mighty Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 and GLC 63 Coupe arrive

Mercedes-AMG has rolled out a pair new performance SUVs in the shape of the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 and GLC 63 Coupe. Both hot SUVs feature Merc’s advanced 4MATIC+ four-wheel-drive as standard and are powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8. Both models will make their debut at this month’s New York Motor Show, before going on sale in June. First deliveries 45

March 26, 2017 12:11 AM Uber suspends testing of self-driving cars after Arizona crash

Uber has taken its fleet of self-driving vehicles off the roads while it investigates a Friday night crash that left one of its SUVs sitting on its side. Police in Tempe, Ariz., were called to a crash at approximately 6:25 p.m. Friday to find that the Uber SUV had been hit when another vehicle failed to yield, according to the Tempe Police Department 34

March 25, 2017 5:44 PM Uber self-driving car flipped on side in Arizona crash

One of Uber's self-driving SUVs was left turned on its side with its windows smashed after colliding with another vehicle in Tempe, Arizona, once again raising questions about the safety of autonomous driving technology and how it will interact with human drivers on the road. Police were called to a crash at approximately 6:25 p.m. Friday to find that the Uber SUV had been hit when another 27

March 7, 2017 4:19 AM Geneva Motor Show 2017: World's best at Europe's biggest auto exhibition

Europe's biggest annual car show kicks off in Geneva with luxury and crossover vehicles in the limelight, but with emissions scandal still hanging over the industry. European sales have returned to levels last seen in 2008 before a global financial meltdown inflicted deep dents on their business. PARIS: Europe's biggest annual car show kicks off in Geneva 27

March 6, 2017 11:12 AM GM shifts from bigger is better to less global, more profitable

DETROIT General Motors Co’s (GM.N) decision to sell its European operations doubles down on a bet that the company can win by being less global, but more profitable, in an auto industry increasingly driven by software. Without the German Opel and British Vauxhall brands, GM last year would have sold about 8.8 million vehicles -- well behind Germany's 37

March 3, 2017 9:52 PM ‘Oh, Lord, won’t you recall my Mercedes-Benz?’: Fire risk pulls 350k luxury cars off US roads

The recall comes after 51 fires were reported, 30 of which were in the US, starting last June, according to the recall report. There have been no reports of injuries. The problem occurs when the engine starter is blocked due to engine or transmission damage. If the car does not turn on right away, trying again (especially multiple times) could send a very high current 32

March 3, 2017 3:46 PM Mercedes in US recall to address overheating issue

German carmaker Mercedes has said it needs to fix hundreds of thousands of cars in the US alone. It said the recall was to address a current problem with a starter part which could potentially overheat and cause a fire. German automaker Mercedes announced Friday it was recalling about 308,000 vehicles in the US and roughly 150,000 cars in Germany, because 26