Auto Cutting Edge
General Motors plans to accelerate the replacement of steel with aluminum after researchers achieved what the company described as a "breakthrough" in welding technology.
Tesla has built its 100th Model S sedan, indicating that the electric car company is starting to ramp up production.
Motorists in Ann Arbor, Mich., have a chance to change the future of the auto industry and significantly reduce fatalities from car accidents.
French carmaker Citroen has announced that a new
model designed by potential buyers using Facebook has gone on sale.
No smartphone? No problem if you opt for a new Ram 1500 or SRT Viper this fall equipped with a smart radio that turns the vehicle into a cell phone under Chrysler's partnership with Sprint.
Ford said the C-Max Energi, which will be its first plug-in hybrid when it hits showrooms later this year, can run slightly more than 20 miles on electricity alone.
The 2012 Mitsubishi i subcompact electric car falls short both as a car and as an electric vehicle (EV).
Okla. Gov. Mary Fallin said Tuesday that she hopes soon to have a process in place that would allow states and local governments to pool orders for compressed natural gas vehicles and, in so doing, create enough demand to spur domestic production of CNG-powered cars and light trucks.
Toyota's redesigned Camry sedan arrived for 2012, and along with it - or actually, a few months later - came the also-reworked gasoline-electric hybrid version.
As consumers grow accustomed to ever-more sophisticated
cellphones and computers, they are demanding the same level of
performance from similar equipment in their cars and trucks,
Ford wants to be among the first automakers to put advanced driver-assist technology in affordable vehicles and is testing prototypes that can navigate traffic and park perfectly.
Tesla Motors started selling the Model S last week, an all-electric sedan
billed as a mass-market car, but the Silicon Valley automaker will have only
one dealership in the Midwest and the car will cost, in most cases, more than
twice the price of the Chevrolet Volt.
Wayne State University students got the keys to a 2013 Chevrolet Malibu this morning that they're going to re-design to make more eco-friendly as part of an international, three-year auto-engineering contest.
J.D. Power and Associates' annual Initial Quality Study results may show that many Ford owners still aren't thrilled with their MyFord Touch connectivity systems, but they also haven't had time to assess significant changes Ford introduced in March.
Ford's new Silicon Valley Lab in Palo Alto, Calif, is now open for business in the heart of the computer and electronics industry, where the automaker hopes to further relationships and research into the future of personal mobility.