A Look At Hybrid Cars

Are hybrid cars, the cars of the future? Only time will tell. I am sure most of you have by now heard about the new hybrid cars in the marketplace today. I'm also sure many of you are saying, "What the heck is a hybrid car anyway?" Well let us see if we as laymen people from the old school of gasoline automobiles can understand these new high tech automobiles. [Read more]

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Bowing to Market Pressure, Ferrari Will Make an SUV

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 20:36:57 GMT

Ferrari, a brand that has long dominated on track and street with its iconic sports car, can't seem to resist the rise of the sport-utility vehicle.


Why the Auto Industry Could Be Hardest Hit by Trump Dissolving His Councils

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:24:00 GMT

Mary Barra, Chairman and CEO of General Motors, could arguably have the most to lose in walking away from her seat at President Trump's table.


From Factory Floor to Corner Office, GM's Mary Barra Is a Rule-Breaker

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:38:33 GMT

GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra, a former company intern, has shown a willingness to break with more than a century of tradition at GM.


We're Less Likely to Buckle Up in Back Seat, Survey Shows

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 21:11:00 GMT

Adults are less likely to buckle up in the back seat, especially when they're in a taxi or other ride-hailing service, a new survey finds.


Australia's 100-Year-Old Automobile Industry Just Closed Down

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:09:42 GMT

At one point, the country was producing nearly 500,000 vehicles a year and looking to increase exports to the U.S.


Don't Like Your New Car? Simply Take It Back or Swap It.

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 02:09:01 GMT

The combination of the internet and wide use of smartphones has had a huge impact on the retail auto industry.


Elon Musk Warns of 'Manufacturing Hell' for Model 3

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 18:24:00 GMT

Outspoken CEO Elon Musk warned that Tesla could face "manufacturing hell" trying to ramp up production of the new Model 3 battery-electric sedan.


Alexa, Start My Car: High-Tech Driving Hits the Fast Lane

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:00:00 GMT

From ordering coffee the way you like it to keeping you in the correct lane, even the most basic car of the future will do more than just get you from A to B.


Nissan Takes Aim at Tesla With New 'Leaf' Electric Car

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:54:00 GMT

Nissan just revealed a complete makeover of what was the world's first mass-market battery-electric vehicle taking direct aim at the new Tesla Model 3.


Tesla Wirelessly Reprogrammed Its Cars to Help Owners Escape Irma Faster

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:22:00 GMT

Tesla used its ability to reprogram its vehicles wirelessly to increase the amount of battery capacity a motorist in the evacuation area could access.


GM Is Going 100 Percent Electric, Will Ditch Combustion Engine

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 19:01:00 GMT

General Motors plans to go 100 percent electric


Automakers Aren't Done With Combustion Engine Just Yet

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:24:00 GMT

Mazda just announced a breakthrough engine that could give battery power a real challenge in the coming years.


Women Are in the Driving Seat When it Comes to Buying a Car

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:31:58 GMT

Even in a country where female drivers are banned, women have a huge influence when it comes to vehicle purchases.


Harvey Set to Wallop Wallets for Motorists Nationwide

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:01:00 GMT

In addition to the human toll, Tropical Storm Harvey has taken down refineries, destroyed half a million vehicles, and affected gas prices nationwide.


Is a Chinese Automaker Buying Detroit's Fiat Chrysler?

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:03:00 GMT

There could be strong opposition to a Chinese acquisition of a U.S. company that famously received a multi-billion-dollar federal bailout.


China's Great Wall Motors May Not Be Buying Jeep After All

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:18:55 GMT

Just one day after reports that a leading Chinese carmaker was considering taking over the Jeep brand, it may not be ready to make a bid after all.


Ford Rushes to Repair Police SUVs

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 02:35:00 GMT

Ford Motor Co. has dispatched several teams of investigators to police departments across the country as the automaker tries to contain the fallout over concerns about carbon monoxide seeping into law enforcement vehicles.


Frankfurt Auto Show Offers Up Proof the Industry Is Shifting

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 17:04:00 GMT

Why is the automotive world suddenly going full throttle into the electric market?


Imports Beat Domestic Cars in Satisfaction Survey

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:40:00 GMT

Imports are beating domestic cars in customer satisfaction.


Why You'll Still Be Pumping Gas Even as Electric Cars Take Over

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:57:00 GMT

While battery-powered vehicles will eventually replace high-mileage diesels, that doesn't mean the internal combustion engine is fading away just yet.


Toyota, Mazda Announce $1.6B U.S. Plant and 4,000 Jobs

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 12:15:23 GMT

While Toyota already has factories in the U.S., Mazda hasn't operated a plant here since exiting a long-running joint venture with Ford several years ago.


How to Steer Clear of Buying a Flood-Damaged Car

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:04:00 GMT

Unscrupulous sellers pick up flood-damaged vehicles on the cheap and then move them from state to state, "title washing" the evidence.


Ford's New Move Could Change How You Buy a Car

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 09:06:00 GMT

As much as 90 percent of the miles Americans clock on the road could be spent inside driverless vehicles operated by ride-sharing services.


What's It Like to Drive the 840hp Dodge Demon?

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 19:09:00 GMT

How fast is the Dodge Demon? You'll hit 60 in 2.3 seconds.


So Where Exactly Will We Charge All These Electric Cars?

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:12:00 GMT

Will the U.S. have to spend tens of billions of dollars on new infrastructure to charge the pending swarms of electric battery vehicles?




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