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Criminal Charges May Come Soon for GM over Ignition Switches

Even after a death toll from crashes related to faulty ignition switches that now totals more than 100 people, 2.6-million cars recalled, a $35-million civil fine, and hundreds of millions of dollars set aside to pay victims’ claims, it appears the news for General Motors regarding its defective …


Chevy Recalls 469,000 Malibus for Faulty Seat Belts

General Motors just announced its biggest recall of 2015 so far: Nearly 469,000 Chevrolet Malibus from the 2011 and 2012 model years are being summoned back for seatbelt attachments that can fail. Hey, at least it’s not the ignition switch again.<p><i>The Detroit News</i> reports that a flexible steel cable …

Automotive Industry

2016 Viper ACR: Dodge raises the street-legal supercar stakes

Dodge has fired another salvo in the ongoing horsepower race. The company Friday announced it will sell a 2016 version of its Viper supercar.<p>The hand-built two-seater boasts a 645-horsepower 8.4-liter V-10 engine. Its 600 pound-feet of torque is the most "of any naturally aspirated sports-car …

Sports Cars

2016 BMW M3 - The Official Photos

What's different? Lights, for one, are sharper and more angular, echoing the lesser 3 Series changes. There are a couple of new paint colors, and the interior receives similar tweaks to the rest of the lineup.

Freightliner Inspiration: the self-driving semi truck is real

Remember <i>Maxmium Overdrive</i>? The 1986 horror film, starring Emilio Estevez, was an apocalyptic take on machines coming to life and revolting against their human masters. And that scenario is now slightly closer to reality with the latest news from Freightliner. In reality, however, the first …

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2015 Volkswagen Golf R

VW's champion square dancer gets faster.<p>From the May 2015 issue<p>The most amusing thing you may read all day is this: You can now spend $40,000 on a Volkswagen Golf—a Golf! That which was once known as the Rabbit, which has a flat roof, five portals, and is the closest thing to a perfectly cubic car, …

Volkswagen Golf

VW Shows Off New Golf Alltrack and Amarok Command and Rescue Vehicles

Volkswagen has released official images and info covering some of the vehicles it will display at RETTmobil, a European show for rescue and emergency vehicles, including one based on the new Golf Alltrack and a special Amarok pickup.<p>The all-wheel-drive Golf Alltrack rescue command car, which will …


Chrysler SUVs, Recalled for Catching Fire, Under Investigation for Still Catching Fire

Last summer, Chrysler recalled 895,000 SUVs to rectify a wiring problem that could cause the driver and front passenger sun visors to catch fire. Now, NHTSA is reopening its investigation after eight vehicles repaired under the recall reportedly caught fire in the same manner the repair was …


Daimler's self-driving big rig debuts on Hoover Dam

Although much attention has been paid to autonomous vehicles being developed by Google and traditional car companies, one truck maker believes that automated tractor-trailers will be rolling along highways before self-driving cars are cruising around the suburbs.<p>On freeways, there are no …

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2016 Honda Accord Sedan Spy Photos

<b>What It Is:</b> Exclusive spy photos of the latest version of Honda’s perennial <i>Car and Driver</i> 10Best Cars–winning family sedan, caught completely undisguised and in multiple trim levels: four-cylinder Sport, V-6, and V-6 Touring. The hybrid and plug-in-hybrid models weren’t in attendance, so we’re not …

Honda Accord

How Cars Are Made, In 20 GIFs

Think of an automobile factory. It’s a cacophony of whirring robots, massive clunking steel stampers, spark-spitting welders, and buzzing drills. But separate all the steps that go into turning a lump of metal into a shining automobile, convert them into 20 separate GIFs, and the process goes from …

Apple Watch review: a status symbol for iOS devotees

​Mankind's fascination with watches capable of more than simply telling the time is nothing new. But recently, our collective interest in intelligent timepieces has spiked, and we have more and more powerful wrist-worn computers to choose from than ever -- whether made by startups with …

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2015 Lexus LX570

The Japanese Range Rover is still a wonderfully lavish lug.<p>Weighing nearly as much as two Toyota Priuses and packed with enough luxuries to fill a small vacation home, the Lexus LX570 SUV is the antithesis to the modern crop of compact crossovers sprouting up like fungi. Although it and its Toyota …

Chevrolet Suburban

2015 BMW 428i xDrive

Coupe de BMWville.<p>If you were to research the BMW family tree, it would be easy to draw a dotted line from the subject of this test back to the 2002. But few would have looked at that bolt-upright, seminal 1968 offering and predicted that it would evolve into the slinky, sexy 2015 428i xDrive. …

Toyota Camry

Ferrari LaFerrari Tested: Yes, It's Hellaciously Quick

But the numbers only tell part of the story.<p>To test the Ferrari LaFerrari, we traveled to Italy to the storied marque’s personal track, Fiorano. Ferrari’s offer was this: We could either test there—or not at all. We chose to test.<p>The Fiorano circuit is nearly two miles long, a thirteen-turn …

Sports Cars

Four Ferrari hypercars, one legendary factory driver

Watch longtime Ferrari test driver Dario Benuzzi drive the F40, F50, Enzo, and LaFerrari around the Fiorano test track.<p>Since 1971, Dario Benuzzi has been a fixture at Ferrari. The factory test driver has played a key role in the development of every one of the company's roadgoing supercars since …

More is Less: 2016 Chevrolet Volt Starts at $33,995 Before Incentives

PHEV could cost as low as $24,995 after tax credits.<p>Because the 2016 Chevrolet Volt received a significant update with all-new styling and a completely re-engineered powertrain, one would be inclined to think the new model cost more than the current model, right? Wrong. Chevrolet has announced that …

Electric Vehicles

2015 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR

SVR SUV WTF LOL OMG.<p>The Range Rover Sport SVR is not the world’s fastest SUV. Nope, it’s the second-quickest—and that’s if you share the belief of much of the auto industry that a lap of a rarely raced German circuit remains the ultimate arbiter of performance. Land Rover says the SVR can lap the …

Jaguar Cars

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The Top 6 Family Video Games For Christmas 2014

Black Friday is behind us. Christmas looms on the horizon. And you’re trying to figure out what to buy your kids and loved ones. A video game or video game console may be just the thing, especially if you like to play games with the entire family.<p>Here we’ll take a look at the best kids and family …