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2017 Cadillac Will Sport Limited Automated Driving Capabilities

General Motors also plans new “connected car” to help prevent crashes.

09/10/2014

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Toyota: Automated Cars Won’t Be Driverless Cars

Automaker lays out plans for “partnership” between the car and the driver.

09/10/2014

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Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars Soon

Your car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don’t get your hopes up. That’s the message from Toyota.

09/08/2014

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Ford Launches New 2015 Mustang

Ceremonial first 2015 Mustang rolls off the assembly line at Ford.

09/04/2014

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Strong Labor Day Weekend Gives August Car Sales A Boost

Chrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.

09/03/2014

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Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad Habits

As the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.

09/03/2014

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Ford Getting Ready For An Important New Truck [VIDEO]

The new Ford F-150 is coming, and the motor company is using 1100 18-wheelers to move parts for a new body shop.

08/28/2014

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New Corvette Feature Keeps An Eye On Valets

Now, the new car can tattle on any valet who doesn’t take a slow, direct route to a parking space.

08/28/2014

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US Safety Agency Offers Online Vehicle Recall Check

The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.

08/27/2014

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Spider Webs Force Suzuki To Recall Midsize Cars

The automaker says spider webs can clog a fuel vapor vent hose in some 2010 to 2013 Kizashi cars, cutting off air flow.

08/27/2014

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U.S. Auto Loans Soar To Highest In 8 years

U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers.

08/18/2014

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Ford Recalls 83,250 Cars And SUVs

Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll away if they’re parked.

08/15/2014

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Three-Wheeled Commuter Car ‘Elio’ Closer To Going On Sale

Elio Motors wants to revolutionize U.S. roads with its tiny car, which has two seats, three wheels and gets 84 miles to the gallon.

08/15/2014

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Get A First Look At GM’s Second Generation Chevy Volt

“The Volt did and continues to do great things for the brand,” said Chevrolet marketing chief Tim Mahoney.

08/13/2014

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GM Issues Third Recall On SUVs That Can Catch Fire

GM is telling customers to park the SUVs outdoors because they could catch fire when left unattended.

08/13/2014

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Judge Determines Yellow Lights Too Short, Throws Out Red Light Tickets

Before a traffic light turns red in Chicago, it’s supposed to sit on yellow for three seconds. But a Chicago judge says that’s not always happening and some people are getting tickets they don’t deserve.

08/12/2014

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Car Colors Are Getting Bolder

Better economic times prompt buyers to like more expressive colors.

08/07/2014

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Stable Gas Prices, Younger Buyers, Expected To Push Car Sales Higher

Experts at Traverse City Conference predict continued growth, but raise some concerns about the impact of new trends.

08/06/2014

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Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

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City Warns Of Street Closures For Lollapalooza

Streets bordering Grant Park will be blocked off to traffic for at least three days, from Friday through Sunday, during the sold out festival, according to a statement from the Office of Emergency Management and Communications.

08/01/2014

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