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New Small Cars Unveiled at Auto Show but Will Anyone Buy?

New Small Cars Unveiled at Auto Show but Will Anyone Buy?

By Jeff Karoub | Jan 17
Among the many shiny models vying for attention at Detroit's North American International Auto Show are the revamped Volkswagen Jetta, Hyundai Veloster and Kia Forte, but small cars are having a tough time as SUVs grow in popularity.

New Pickups from Ram, Chevy Heat Up Big-Truck Competition

New Pickups from Ram, Chevy Heat Up Big-Truck Competition

By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
The competition for full-size pickup truck customers in the U.S. is as rough-and-tumble as ever, with Ram and Chevrolet rolling out brawny-looking new models that are larger, lighter and more efficient than their predecessors.

New Jetta, SUVs and Peek at Future Cars at Detroit Auto Show

New Jetta, SUVs and Peek at Future Cars at Detroit Auto Show

Jan 16
It's the year of the pickup truck at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit as General Motors, Fiat Chrysler and Ford unveil new trucks in a fast-growing and highly competitive U.S. auto market.

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

By Tom Krisher | Jan 15
Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 Ranger small pickup trucks not to drive them after finding out that an exploding Takata air bag inflator killed a driver in West Virginia.

GM Says It's Mass Producing Cars Without Steering Wheels

GM Says It's Mass Producing Cars Without Steering Wheels

Jan 14
General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals.

Auto Efficiency Makes Gains, but Falls Short of Targets

Auto Efficiency Makes Gains, but Falls Short of Targets

By Michal Biesecker and Tom Krisher | Jan 13
New government data shows gas mileage for 2016 model year light-duty vehicles sold in the United States made smaller than expected gains in fuel economy over the last year, though new cars are generally sipping less gas.

Detroit Auto Show Set to Rev Up This Weekend

Detroit Auto Show Set to Rev Up This Weekend

Jan 12
The annual North American International Auto Show, one of the largest such events in the U.S., starts its engines this weekend with dozens of new production vehicles and experimental concept cars.

Edmunds Highlights Top Car Tech Trends from CES 2018

Edmunds Highlights Top Car Tech Trends from CES 2018

By Ronald Montya | Jan 12
Artificial intelligence that controls your infotainment screen. A vehicle that can read your brain. Cars that can see around blind corners. These are some of the automotive tech highlights of CES 2018 in Las Vegas.

Toyota, Honda Add 1M Vehicles to Takata Air Bag Recalls

Toyota, Honda Add 1M Vehicles to Takata Air Bag Recalls

Jan 10
Toyota and Honda are recalling more than 1 million additional vehicles in the U.S. to replace defective and potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators.

Hyundai, VW, Ink Deals with All-Star Autonomous Vehicle Firm

Hyundai, VW, Ink Deals with All-Star Autonomous Vehicle Firm

By Tom Krisher | Jan 9
Hyundai and Volkswagen each say they're partnering with a U.S. autonomous vehicle tech firm led by former executives from Google, Tesla and Uber.

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