Autonomous Cars Aren't Perfect, But How Safe Must They Be?As autonomous car technology rapidly progresses, makers of the cars face the difficult question of how safe they must be before they're ready to move people on highways and city streets.
Documents Show Volkswagen Resisted Takata Air Bag RecallAt least 10 people have died worldwide from the problem and 139 have been injured.
Japanese Cars Do Best In Insurance Industry Safety RankingsThe safest cars this model year, according to the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, come from Japan.
Consumer Reports Finds Some Newer Cars Burn Too Much Oil"The companies should be willing to step up and take responsibility for their products," said Mark Rechtin, the magazine's cars content team leader.
Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Issue Recalls For Fuel LeaksAudi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling more than 93,500 cars and SUVs worldwide to fix fuel leak problems.
Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Issue Recalls For Fuel LeaksAudi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling about 27,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to fix fuel leak problems.
Audi Recalling Nearly 102,000 Cars To Fix Air BagsAudi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.
Report: Latest Car Tech Innovations Now Affordable For Most Car Buyers"Automakers are quickly pushing these technologies into high-volume production vehicles, so you don’t have to pay an extreme price tag to get a taste of the latest and greatest innovations."
Audi Online Star Trek Ad Goes ViralAd features both actors who played Spock comparing Mercedes with Audi's A7.
Autoweek Editors Choose 2012 Best Of The BestEditors graded vehicles on drivetrain, ride quality, handling, exterior, interior design and fun factor. Points were tallied for each vehicle, and the car or truck garnering the most points took the win.
U.S. News Announces 2012 Best Cars For The Money AwardsU.S. News announced the 2012 Best Cars for the Money Awards, which can help everyday car buyers navigate a confusing automotive market by identifying vehicles that offer the biggest bang for the buck and that best incorporate the features today's car buyers want.
Seven Auto Manufacturers Collaborate On EV Fast ChargerRecognizing the importance of a single international approach for DC fast charging, Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, General Motors, Porsche and Volkswagen have agreed on the combined charging system as an international standardized approach to charge electric vehicles in Europe and the United States.