Mercedes To Pay $13M Fine To US For Recall Reporting FlawsMercedes Benz has agreed to pay a $13 million penalty to U.S. safety regulators.
Mercedes Recalls 354,000 Vehicles; Starter Part Can OverheatMercedes began investigating the problem last June after getting field reports of "thermally damaged" current limiters.
Mercedes Recalls 48K SUVs To Fix Air Bag SensorThe automaker will notify owners and dealers will update the sensor software for free.
Bad Week For German Automakers: Huge Costs, New ProbeAt VW, lower-level engineers are told what to do and not given much autonomy. As a result, in order to get things done, they don't tell their superiors what they're up to, he said.
Automakers To Recall 5 Million Vehicles For Another Air Bag ProblemAnother problem has developed with automotive air bags, this one resulting in recalls of 5 million vehicles.
2 Visions Emerge For Getting Self-Driving Cars On The RoadTwo competing visions could determine how you first experience a driverless car.
Can You Guess Which Detroit Tiger Drives This Chrome Mercedes? [PHOTO]While walking into the ballpark Thursday morning they noticed a pretty flashy car.
Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.
Automakers Bet On Alternative-Fuel Cars For FutureJudging by the slew of electric and hybrid vehicles being rolled out at the Frankfurt Auto Show, it might seem carmakers are tapping a large and eager market.
Altair Names Finalists Of Enlighten Award For Auto 'Lightweighting'Troy-based Altair Tuesday announced 10 nominations for the inaugural Altair Enlighten Award competition for superior technology in making vehicles lighter while preserving safety.
US Safety Officials Probe Mercedes Fuel LeaksFederal safety regulators are investigating reports of fuel leaks in about 250,000 Mercedes-Benz E-Class cars.
Kate Upton Washes A Car In Slow MotionMercedes-Benz get's it. When I say get's it, I mean if you want a successful commercial then you have Kate Upton wash your car in slow-mo.
Auto Show Previews Raise High HopesWWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert gives us a video recap of North American International Auto Show Press Preview Days
Test Driving The Mercedes S ClassWWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert spends some time in Mercedes flagship sedan.
August 31, 2010