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Ford Recalls 400,000 Escape, Transit and Police Interceptor vehicles in North...

Ford recalls 2016 Ford Escape, 2015-2017 Ford Transit and 2017 Ford Police Interceptor Utility vehicles. Recalls are for Safety and Compliance Issues and recall is affecting total of 400,000 vehicles.

GM’s U.S. Retail Sales Higher

General Motors (NYSE: GM) today reported May U.S. retail sales of 191,388 vehicles, up slightly from last year. GM’s May retail performance was driven by exceptionally strong crossover sales at Chevrolet, Buick, GMC...

Nissan partners with EVgo to build I-95 Fast-Charge ARC connecting Boston and...

Boston to Washington D.C. covering the 500-mile span between the two cities, nissan partners with eVgo to build nine fast-charge sites and 50 total charging stations.

Volvo Cars US Plant on track to open in 2018

Volvo Cars is on schedule to start production at its first US auto factory by the end of 2018 with construction on time and the building shell now complete.

Steel is Still the Material of Choice for Automotive Design

For the foreseeable future Steel remains the material of choice for the vast majority of automotive chassis and monocoque structural applications.

BMW Group subsidiary Designworks and Layer3 TV to Re-invent the Cable TV...

BMW Group subsidiary Designworks to re-think what a cable TV set-top box should be and how it should function.

Hyundai Announces Blue Link Agent for the Google Assistant

Hyundai Blue Link brings seamless connectivity directly into Hyundai cars with technologies including Remote Start with Climate Control, Destination Search powered by Google®, Remote Door Lock/Unlock, Car Finder,...

GM Announces More Than 1,100 Jobs to Expand Cruise Automation Self-Driving...

GM Adding 1,100 jobs, Investing $14 Million in New Cruise Automation Development Facility and Expanding Self-Driving Technology Research and Development

Hyundai & Kia Recalls Nearly 1.5 million vehicles in U.S., Canada and S. Korea

Hyundai and Kia are recalling nearly 1.5 million vehicles in the U.S., Canada and South Korea very critical engine problems. The automakers said a defect in cars and sports utility vehicles may lead to stalled engines...

GM and SAE International Select 8 North American Universities for New Autonomous...

SAE International and General Motors announced the eight North American universities who will compete in the upcoming AutoDrive Challenge™ (autonomous vehicle design competition).