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January 9, 2017 3:02 PM Game Changer? Electric Vehicle Chevy Bolt Named Car of the Year

The Chevrolet Bolt EV claimed another significant honor in its bid to prove that battery-electric vehicles no longer need to be segregated into a largely forgotten green ghetto. The first long-range battery-car to carry a mainstream price tag, Bolt was named North American Car of the Year during a closely watched ceremony marking the opening of the 2017 North 26

January 9, 2017 5:02 AM Kia turns up the heat: new Stinger fastback unveiled in Detroit

Enthusiasts could be forgiven for not harbouring much interest in the machinations of Kia. For most, the brand’s best known for its seven-year warranties and lines of dependable, practical and affordable hatches and SUVs. Two versions of the new Kia Stinger will be offered – the standard Stinger and the top-spec Stinger GT, pictured here. Opt for the entry-level 51

January 9, 2017 3:55 AM Mercedes-Benz gets aggressive in redo of GLA small SUV

DETROIT -- The GLA-Class crossover that Mercedes-Benz first launched in 2013 is getting a styling makeover to make it look more aggressive and SUV-like. The German automaker revealed an updated version of the compact GLA-Class on Sunday in Detroit on the eve of the North American International Auto Show. The GLA was introduced in 2013 amid a boom in small 50

January 8, 2017 9:34 PM Google's Waymo CEO unveils self-driving Pacificas

SAN FRANCISCO — Google's fleet of 100 self-driving Chrysler Pacifica Hybrids is finally ready to hit the road. The white minivans, unmistakable with their bulbous rooflines and protruding fenders, will later this month start adding to the 2.5-million miles of road testing that Google has racked up, beginning first in California and Arizona. The high-tech 21

January 6, 2017 11:23 PM US approves fix for some Volkswagen diesels

Volkswagen will soon be able to repair some of its diesel cars so they meet U.S. emissions standards. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board said Friday that they have approved a fix for around 67,000 of the 475,000 Volkswagens and Audis with 2-liter diesel engines that were programmed to cheat on U.S. emissions 13

January 6, 2017 8:37 PM Detroit auto show: Google, Camry and the shadow of Trump

Fresh off a record year for U.S. auto sales, carmakers meet in Detroit next week to show buyers what's coming next — and ponder their own future under a Trump administration. More than 40 new vehicles will debut at the North American International Auto Show, which is one of the largest shows in the U.S. After record sales of 17.55 million in 2016, U.S. sales 20

January 5, 2017 11:35 AM Watch Nvidia's driverless car, 'BB8' in action

2016 brought a lot of self-driving car developments, and it looks like this year is going to bring even more, as tech firms start offering their autonomous systems to manufacturers. At CES 2017, we've already seen Intel, Mobileye, and BMW announce a forthcoming trial of 40 driverless cars, and now Nvidia's getting in on the action. The firm has published 49

January 3, 2017 6:38 PM Ford just said it will release an electric SUV in 2020 — here are 8 others on the way

Ford just announced it will release a small, all-electric SUV by 2020. Ford announced its intention to enter the electric SUV space at the same time it said it will scrap the plans for its $1.6 billion factory in Mexico. Instead, the automaker will release 13 electric vehicles over the next 5 years as part of a $4.5 billion investment. One of those EVs will be an SUV with an estimated 15

January 3, 2017 4:05 PM Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Electric Minivan: A Huge Missed Opportunity

The Chrysler Portal show vehicle makes a big statement, but not the one that FCA investors have been hoping for. FCA's Chrysler Portal concept is a futuristic take on a vehicle for families, but it's just for show. FCA has no plans to build it. Image source: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) has released some information 27

December 30, 2016 3:41 PM Infiniti's new luxury SUV is loaded with revolutionary tech

On Friday, Infiniti unveiled the new QX50 Concept — its vision for the future of luxury SUVs. The stylish mid-size crossover is perhaps the most important car Infiniti has shown off in recent memory. Sitting squarely at the center of what is arguably to most hotly contested segment in the luxury auto market, the QX50 has the tall task of showing off Infiniti's 37