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New Ford tech kills coronavirus - pictures 2020-05-27 12:59:15Ford's new system heats cars to 53 degrees Celsius in a bid to kill the virus

New Ford tech kills coronavirus by heating cars 2020-05-27 11:50:50Coronavirus has produced a number of difficulties for car makers, with factory and dealership closures bringing significant headaches.But as a technic

Special edition Citroen C1 JCC+ adds new style 2020-05-27 11:14:25Pictures of special edition Citroen C1 JCC+ adds new style to city car line-up

Special edition Citroen C1 JCC+ adds new style 2020-05-27 09:52:38Citroen has launched a new special edition C1 city car. It’s called the C1 JCC+ and it features a range of interior and exterior styling upgrade

New 2022 Honda Civic Type R spied - 2020-05-27 09:36:25Pictures of 2022 Honda Civic Type R

Used Vauxhall Astra review - pictures 2020-05-27 09:30:00Pictures of the Vauxhall Astra Mk7 that's been on sale since 2015

New 2022 Honda Civic Type R spied for 2020-05-27 08:21:58Our spy photographers have spotted the all-new, 11th generation Honda Civic Type R for the first time. However, the Japanese brand’s next hot ha

Concerns as rise of connected cars coincides with 2020-05-27 06:49:59Cyber attacks on connected cars rose by 700 per cent between 2010 and 2019, according to new analysis, prompting experts to warn that drivers should c

BMW's M1 Procars steal the show - pictures 2020-05-27 06:29:17Pictures of BMW M1 Procar

Renault-Nissan Alliance launches cost-saving initiative 2020-05-27 05:29:45The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance has announced a new cost-saving scheme, which will see the trio increase the amount of shared technology across

'Government incentives could kick-start car sales' 2020-05-27 05:10:00Over the next few weeks, car dealerships will – at last – be open for sales again (although it’s been okay to wander round your loca

BMW’s M1 Procars steal the show - Motorsport 2020-05-27 04:42:55Any motorsport series with Niki Lauda and Nelson Piquet as its champions is deserving of a closer look, and the BMW M1 Procar Championship is amo

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Covid-19 Casts a Dark Cloud Over the Flying 2020-05-09 07:00:00An economic slump is no good for a long shot business that's just starting to take off. 

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs Scraps Its Ambitious Toronto Project 2020-05-07 18:38:44The Google sibling envisioned a tech-enabled and eco-friendly neighborhood. But residents rebelled over plans to collect and use their data, among oth

As Cities Reopen, Outdoor Dining May Provide a 2020-05-07 07:00:00Restaurants are anxious to expand beyond takeout, and some researchers believe open-air transmission of the coronavirus is rare.

Sleeker Lidar Moves Volvo Closer to Selling a 2020-05-06 09:00:00Using technology from Silicon Valley's Luminar, the Swedish automaker plans to offer completely autonomous highway driving by 2022. 

California Sues Uber and Lyft to Classify Drivers 2020-05-05 17:31:58The state and three cities say the ride-hail companies are violating a new state law. The suit could lead to tens of millions of dollars in fines.

Covid-19 Spurs a Road Repair Boom—and Threatens a 2020-05-04 07:00:00Empty highways clear the way for speedier construction projects, but loss of fuel taxes could bring them to a halt. 

Fewer Wrecks, Grounded Planes, and More Car News 2020-05-03 09:00:00Stay-at-home orders mean less traffic and fewer serious crashes, saving lives and money. Plus, Elon Musk does it again. 

Elon Musk Says Tesla Stock Is ‘Too High’—and 2020-05-01 16:19:19An early-morning tweet punctuates a week in which the CEO has complained loudly and often about coronavirus-induced lockdowns.

Jaguar Envisions Car Design for a Post-Pandemic World 2020-04-30 10:00:00Julian Thomson, the automaker's director of design, shares his predictions for what drivers can look forward to.

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Kentucky dealership fires lockdown protester New! 2020-05-29 15:48:32Neil Huffman Auto Group said it would not allow "hate or intolerance" after its employee hung an effigy of Gov. Andy Beshear outside the state Capit

FCA to offer buyouts at Canada minivan plant New! 2020-05-29 12:39:52With Fiat Chrysler's decision apparently final, executives from the union and automaker met Friday to discuss terms of the upcoming buyouts.

Ford Mustang Mach 1, after hiatus, revs up 2020-05-29 10:00:00The "track ready" Mach 1, last offered in 2004 and one of the most successful -- and revered -- special-edition, high-performance Mustang models, wi

ZF closes on Wabco acquisition 2020-05-29 09:50:14The deal, valued at more than $7 billion, demonstrates a prominent foray into commercial vehicles for ZF.

BMW struggles to cut 5,000 jobs, may increase 2020-05-29 09:46:10While BMW typically loses and replaces about 5,000 employees every year due to normal attrition, uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic has sl

Uber launches hourly ride booking option in some 2020-05-29 09:15:48Uber said it decided to expand the hourly feature to the U.S. after riders requested an option for extended trips during the pandemic to avoid exposur

Tesla shareholder wants Musk to drop his disdain 2020-05-29 08:33:39Tesla CEO Elon Musk has opposed paying for traditional advertising and criticized other companies for spending on marketing rather than on improving t

GM plans to ramp up plants with dealers 2020-05-29 06:54:27GM said three U.S. factories building mid- and full-size pickups will operate on three shifts starting June 1. Three other factories that build crosso

Autoliv sees April sales tumble as pandemic hits 2020-05-29 06:34:53Autoliv said it sales in Europe fell 89 percent in April and plunged 96 percent in the Americas region as factories were shut. In China, sales rose 3

VW pumps another $2.3B into EV bet 2020-05-29 05:08:00VW is investing $2.33 billion to take control of a joint venture with JAC Motors and for a major stake in Guoxuan, a maker of EV batteries.

TrueCar to eliminate 219 jobs in restructuring 2020-05-28 18:03:42The cuts, prompted by the coronavirus outbreak and the end of a key partnership with USAA Federal Savings Bank, amount to more than 30 percent of the

FCA wants money back after overpaying 24,000 workers 2020-05-28 15:45:04The employees received on average $500 more than they were entitled to under the UAW's contract because of a federal economic relief program that inc

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What’s a Nivus? Volkswagen Debuts Stylish, Coupe-Like Small 2020-05-28 18:30:40Volkswagen doesn’t offer the T-Roc or T-Cross here in the U.S., and now it’s debuting another stylish small crossover that will likely rem

The Clinton- and Bush-Era Cars Still Sold Today 2020-05-28 18:01:04We hear it all the time: Keep politics out of MotorTrend. Well, you’re in luck, because despite the political nature of this article’s tit

Acura’s Type S Sub-Brand Returns After a Decade-Plus 2020-05-28 16:15:50The Type S name is making its return with the 2021 Acura TLX. We’ve known for quite some time that the second-generation TLX would get a hotter

The Upcoming Nissan Z Car Has a Lot 2020-05-28 14:29:56The Nissan 370Z, like many models in the company’s range, isn’t just aging—it’s old. But it’s a credit to its sharklike

2021 Acura TLX First Look: Back to the 2020-05-28 13:00:36A few minutes after the checkered flag waved at 2017’s rainy 24 Hours of Daytona, Acura’s bossman, Jon Ikeda, was cheering inside the luxu

2021 Acura TLX and TLX Type S vs. 2020-05-28 13:00:28We have long appreciated the Acura TLX for its competitive pricing, ample standard safety features, and athletic A-Spec variant. But these traits have

All-New 2021 Acura TLX: How It Compares to 2020-05-28 13:00:14Consider the current Acura TLX a mulligan on the part of Honda’s luxury division. Don’t get us wrong, because it’s not as though Acu

2021 Nissan Frontier Pickup First Peek: It Ain’t 2020-05-28 11:44:51Nissan dropped quite the surprise, showing off nearly its entire portfolio of soon-to-be-updated or outright redesigned models in a video that briefly

All-New Nissan Z Sports Car: The First Official 2020-05-28 10:37:07What an impact a minute and 11 seconds can have—that’s the runtime of a new video Nissan posted to YouTube in which the beleaguered automa

Lambo Beats Bugatti?! New LEGO Sian FKP 37 2020-05-28 06:00:35If you missed your chance to claim one of the 63 Sian FKP 37 supercars Lamborghini plans to produce, then you might want to take the opportunity to sn

Ferrari SF90 Stradale to Star in Remake of 2020-05-22 16:39:34You probably already know the film C’était un Rendez-Vous (“It Was a Date”), which has been passed around online forever

Wait, Kramer Drove an Experimental Chevrolet on “Seinfeld”? 2020-05-22 14:57:16It’s no secret that Jerry Seinfeld is a car enthusiast. In fact, his namesake television show includes numerous nods to his automotive interests

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Rochling opens Direct Manufacturing Centre in Waldachtal 2020-05-29 08:53:00Röchling has opened its Direct Manufacturing Centre (RDMC) in Waldachtal.

Nissan to withdraw from South Korea by end 2020-05-29 07:47:00Nissan Motor said it plans to withdraw from the South Korea market by the end of the year due to falling sales, as part of a broader global restructur

Volkswagen to acquire majority of JAC-VW in 2020 2020-05-29 07:43:00Volkswagen AG has said it plans to acquire by the end of the year a majority stake in JAC-Volkswagen, one of its Chinese vehicle manufacturing joint v

Autoliv cuts labour costs by 30% in April 2020-05-29 06:59:00Autoliv has provided updates on market and company measures to manage the auto industry downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Greensboro deploys solar-powered EV chargers 2020-05-29 06:50:00Envision Solar says the City of Greensboro, North Carolina has deployed two solar-powered EV ARC units to provide free EV charging for residents&

Scania board withdraws dividend proposal 2020-05-29 06:49:00Scania's board has unanimously decided to withdraw the dividend proposal to the annual shareholder meeting.

Continental and Pioneer partner for Asia UX 2020-05-29 06:45:00Continental and the Pioneer Corporation have signed a strategic cooperation agreement. They claim their integrated infotainment solution means bo

Visteon adds listen-only call to ASM 2020-05-29 06:43:00Visteon is to add a host a listen-only call of its annual stockholders meeting to safeguard the health and well-being of its shareholders, employees,

Grupo Antolin Q1 sales down 17% to EUR1.05bn 2020-05-29 05:40:00Grupo Antolin has posted first-quarter sales down 17% to EUR1.05bn (US$1.17bn).

Constellium supplies Corolla Auto Body Sheet 2020-05-29 05:27:00Constellium is to supply Auto Body Sheet for the new Corolla produced at Toyota's European manufacturing plants.

Novares exits French proceedings 2020-05-29 05:13:00Novares says it has successfully exited French pre-receivership legal proceedings following new investment from existing shareholders and additional f

Renault shoots for EUR2bn cost savings by 2023 2020-05-29 05:12:00In its latest draft business plan Renault is seeking to reduce its fixed costs by more than EUR2bn over three years, including the loss of 4,600 jobs

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ATS RR Turbo: Historic Italian brand's new race 2020-05-29 09:00:00There's now a new option for buyers looking for an affordably priced but highly competitive race car. Historic Italian performance marque Automobili

Review update: 2020 Toyota 86 Hakone synthesizes speed 2020-05-29 08:00:00German philosopher and powdered-hair aficionado (Ed’s note: Probably.) Immanuel Kant argued that knowing something required experience. He calle

Alpine A110 sports car plant under review as 2020-05-29 07:00:00Renault and its alliance partners Nissan and Mitsubishi are in crisis mode and looking to scale back operations to help stem losses that were piling u

Vietnam's Vinfast to enter US with 300-mile electric 2020-05-29 06:00:00Vietnam's Vinfast only unveiled its first vehicles in 2018 but the ambitious company already eyes an expansion outside its home market, and one of th

Travis Pastrana to fill in for Ken Block 2020-05-28 15:00:00The last Gymkhana video (the 10th in the series) saw Ken Block pass the steering wheel to occasional series guest star Travis Pastrana, hinting that P

How Gordon Murray kept the T50 supercar's weight 2020-05-28 14:00:00Legendary designer Gordon Murray's latest project is the T50 supercar, a successor to the McLaren F1. Like that car, the T50 will emphasize lightness

2021 Acura TLX challenges what we thought we 2020-05-28 13:00:00A ground-up rethink for Acura’s mid-size sedan was in order. The Acura TLX occupied the dwindling white space between mainstream and luxury&mdas

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class spy shots and video 2020-05-28 11:45:00The current Mercedes-Benz C-Class only underwent its mid-cycle update for 2019 but prototypes for the next-generation model have been out testing for

Next Nissan Z sports car, F1 budget cap, 2020-05-28 11:00:00Nissan has given us a first look at its next-generation Z sports car. Tipped to be called a 400Z, the new car looks to have retro-inspired styling and

Jamiroquai lead singer Jay Kay's first car fetches 2020-05-28 10:00:00It's well known that Jay Kay, frontman of the British jazz-funk band Jamiroquai, is a lover of cars. In fact, the music video of Jamiroquai's 1996 h

Nissan to cut models, plants in turnaround strategy 2020-05-28 09:00:00The Covid-19 coronavirus has hit all automakers hard but Nissan in particular was already facing major issues before the pandemic struck, including de

Nissan teases next-gen lineup including new Z sports 2020-05-28 07:45:00For fans of Nissan's Z sports car, the long wait for the next generation in the line is almost over. In a presentation held Thursday to outline its p


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