Latest Autos News

Ford Recalls 550K Vehicles That Can Roll Away UnexpectedlyFord is recalling about 550,000 cars and SUVs in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause the vehicles to roll away unexpectedly.
Ford to Spend Up to $299M to Settle Takata Air Bag LawsuitsFord has agreed to spend up to $299 million to settle lawsuits filed by owners of about six million vehicles with potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators.
Uber Ends Self-Driving Program In Arizona After Fatal CrashThe decision announced Wednesday means Uber won't be bringing back its self-driving cars to the streets to Arizona, eliminating the jobs of about 300 people who served as backup drivers and performed other jobs connected to the vehicles.
Investigators find no cause of Meridian Magnesium fireMichigan fire investigators say they have failed to determine the cause of the initial explosion that led to a fire that severely damaged an auto parts manufacturing plant.
Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 BrakingLong emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.
Ford to resume F-150 production after supply plant fireFord is resuming production of its F-150 pickup following a fire at a plant where parts for the vehicle are made.
Autonomous Vehicle Technology Conference Held In DetroitLeaders in autonomous vehicle technology are meeting this week in Detroit.
Wall Street Not Worried About Ford’s Cutback to F-150 ProductionWall Street is not worried about the fire at the Ford Plant which caused cut backs on the production of the F-150.
Former VW Ceo Indicted In Emissions Cheating CaseA federal grand jury in Detroit has indicted former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn on charges stemming from the company's diesel emissions cheating scandal.
Belle Tire agrees to $343,000 deal with government over payThe government says a Michigan-based tire dealer has agreed to pay $343,000 in back wages to 1,200 employees.