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Vexed by Missed Deliveries? Data-Savvy Tech Can Help 2020-02-15 07:00:00New services aim to ensure packages reach the right destination, on time, and preferably where someone is there to accept them. 

Uber and Lyft's Financials Reveal Two Ride-Hailing Strategies 2020-02-12 17:30:42For the moment, investors prefer Uber's broader global footprint and side hustles such as its Eats food delivery business.

With In-Car AR, Drivers Get a New View 2020-02-12 07:00:00Navigation screens with augmented reality are the latest in an arms race among upscale auto makers like Mercedes and Cadillac.

A 747 Set a New Record for Crossing 2020-02-11 12:00:00Thanks to Storm Ciara, the British Airways flight made it from New York to London in just 4 hours and 56 minutes.

Faked Traffic Jams, Soaring Tesla Stock, and Other 2020-02-09 09:00:00A German artist tricks Google Maps into seeing gridlock, and the market shows Elon Musk love.

Investors Hit the Brakes on Automotive Startups 2020-02-09 07:00:00Fervor for self-driving tech cools, and an accelerator in Detroit shuts down.

Cadillac Brings Super Cruise to the New 2021 2020-02-08 07:00:00Adding the sort of self-driving feature to the ever-popular SUV means more drivers can hit the highway, no hands needed.

This Vehicle Has No Side-View Mirrors—and It's Legal 2020-02-06 12:54:53Self-driving startup Nuro is the first company to win an exemption from federal safety requirements. It won't be the last.

Tesla Is Finally Cruising, and Investors Are Going 2020-02-06 07:00:00The electric-auto maker is valued more highly than Volkswagen, which makes roughly 20 times as many cars. Tesla's stock is also up 71 percent this ye

Snow and Ice Pose a Vexing Obstacle for 2020-02-03 07:00:00Most testing of autonomous vehicles until now has been in sunny, dry climates. That will have to change before the technology will be useful everywher

Uber in Vancouver, a Vehicle Ban in SF, 2020-02-02 09:00:00British Columbia finally welcomes ride hail, while San Francisco's main drag goes car-free.

Vancouver Wants to Avoid Other Cities' Mistakes With 2020-02-01 07:00:00Canadian officials approve ride-hailing long after it's become a staple elsewhere, with tough rules on fares and driver licensing.

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New Ford COO Jim Farley to get $2 New! 2020-02-18 18:23:38The 57-year-old's annual compensation could jump as much as 32 percent when he becomes COO on March 1, the automaker disclosed in an SEC filing.

Porsche confirms Taycan electric car catches fire in New! 2020-02-18 11:24:29Porsche said "it's too early to speculate on the cause until the investigation has concluded." The Taycan is the brand's first battery-electric pr

Jaguar Land Rover's UK output at risk from New! 2020-02-18 11:02:09The head of JLR parent Tata Motors said the automaker does not have sufficient visibility regarding parts suppliers from China.

Subaru lands naming rights for Philly's MLS stadium New! 2020-02-18 10:30:01Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union will play at 18,500-seat Subaru Park starting this season. It marks the first stadium-naming-rights deal for

Tesla in talks to use CATL's cobalt-free batteries New! 2020-02-18 07:14:01The electric vehicle maker is seeking to reduce its use of expensive cobalt as it considers lithium iron phosphate batteries from Contemporary Am

VW's Shanghai JV delays production restart New! 2020-02-18 06:30:19The SAIC-VW joint venture will restart production Feb. 24 as measures are put in place to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. The o

Nissan's Uchida promises N. American cuts with 'no New! 2020-02-18 03:52:50Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida said the automaker needs even more restructuring than it has already announced and that may mean dropping certain products or

Owen Bieber, UAW leader during rocky '80s, early 2020-02-17 13:16:07Under Bieber, as automation and globalization began to upend the factory floor, the union often resorted to concessions to preserve jobs as the Detroi

Beijing auto show delayed due to coronavirus 2020-02-17 08:38:17The Chinese government's measures to tackle the spread of the virus have hit automakers, which need to ship exhibits and trade fair furniture to Beij

Faurecia targets growth after 2019 profit rise 2020-02-17 08:18:35For 2020, the auto supplier said it wants to exceed last year's operating margin of 7.2 percent even though market conditions will be challengin

Nissan lays out plan to reverse U.S. slump 2020-02-17 00:00:01Nissan outlined a three-point plan for reversing its tumbling fortunes in the key U.S. market amid plunging profits, hemorrhaging cash and imploding s

In making Farley COO, Ford shows need to 2020-02-17 00:00:01After running its automotive and mobility businesses on parallel tracks, Ford has changed direction with Jim Farley's elevation to COO. It's an admi

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The 7 Best Details Volvo Polestar 1 Details 2020-02-14 18:30:57Polestar is Volvo’s onetime de-facto performance division that has transformed into a fully realized, electrified brand with a little help from

Meet the Pagani Imola: A $5.4 million, 827-HP 2020-02-14 17:30:06Step aside, Huayra BC, because there’s a new Pagani hypercar in town. Meet the Pagani Imola; a limited-run, $5.4 million, track-focused machine

Why the 2021 Toyota Supra Still Doesn’t Have 2020-02-14 16:05:46Supra enthusiasts waited decades to see the iconic sports car make its return, and when the Toyota Supra finally returned to North American shores for

Cadillac Escalade: A Visual History of Caddy’s Flagship 2020-02-14 14:40:22Ah, the Cadillac Escalade. It’s hard to believe the General’s range-topping luxury behemoth has annoyed environmentalists and pleased the

BMW M2 Competition Gets Tagged by Graffiti Artist, 2020-02-14 12:49:27Futura 2000 has put his mark on the BMW M2 Competition at Frieze Los Angeles, an annual contemporary art fair in California’s City of Angels. Th

2021 Toyota Supra A91 Edition First Look: What 2020-02-14 10:35:12The 2021 Toyota GR Supra is better than ever thanks to its newly available four-cylinder engine and more powerful straight-six. Those in search of the

Everything You Need to Know About NASCAR Ahead 2020-02-14 09:00:15With the NASCAR Cup Series opening its 2020 season this weekend on Feb. 16 with the Daytona 500, now is the perfect time to get an easy-to-digest rund

Watch the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Challenge the 2020-02-14 04:00:33Look, we love the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera, but there’s always something bigger and badder up the food chain—even if you’re a 2

Why Actor Cameron Mathison’s 1965 Ford Mustang Symbolizes 2020-02-14 04:00:26Quick stats: Cameron Mathison, co-host of Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family Daily driver: 2018 Tesla Model S (Cameron’s rating: 9.

SUVs With Panoramic Sunroofs to Keep Your Passengers 2020-02-14 03:22:06A few years ago, SUVs with panoramic sunroofs were reserved for the luxury brands—they were expensive options found only on the highest-end offe

How to Buy Used NASCAR Race-Car Parts Cheap 2020-02-13 18:20:57If you’re in the area, here’s how you can recycle and repurpose parts from your favorite NASCAR teams on your own project car. The post Ho

The Best SUV Deals You’ll Find This President’s 2020-02-13 17:30:09Dealers are always looking to shift inventory off their lots. Cars sitting on the lot for more than a couple months are bad for business; the longer a

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Charging point manufacturer Pod Point acquired by EDF 2020-02-17 09:47:00EDF, one of the 'big six' electricity providers in the UK, has acquired a majority stake in Pod Point, which manufactures home and public electric v

Faurecia reports 2019 sales and operating profit up 2020-02-17 07:09:00Faurecia has reported 2019 sales of EUR17.8bn, up 1.4%, alongside increased operating income to EUR1,283m (+0.7%) and operating margin at 7.2%.

Kia reveals redesigned Sorento ahead of Geneva 2020-02-17 07:05:00Kia Motors has revealed first official images of the redesigned Sorento ahead of its public debut at next month's Geneva show.

FCA halts output in Serbia on China disruption 2020-02-17 06:47:00Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) has temporarily halted production at its Serbian plant due to a shortage of parts supplied by factories in China.

Beijing auto show postponed 2020-02-17 06:34:00The Beijing Motor Show (Auto China 2020) scheduled for April has been postponed due to the health crisis in China caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

Millbrook extends evaporative emissions testing 2020-02-17 05:44:00Millbrook is making a further investment in its emissions testing capabilities with the introduction of a new Variable Temperature Sealed Ho

Honda extends Wuhan closures by another week 2020-02-17 05:28:00Honda Motor said at the end of last week it would postpone the restart of vehicle assembly operations in Wuhan, the city at the centre of China's cor

GM sounds the retreat over Oceania and Thailand 2020-02-17 04:43:00General Motors announced over the weekend plans to withdraw from a number of markets in the Asia-Pacific and Oceania regions to focus on its most prof

Ford electric Mustang Mach-E debuts 2020-02-14 07:18:00Ford has revealed the new Mustang Mach-E to the European public for the first time as the company launched a new 'Go Electric' experience that it sa

IMF gathering data to assess coronavirus impact 2020-02-14 06:53:00The IMF says it is gathering data to assess the full impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China, but hopes to see a 'V-shaped' recovery, according

Uber goes low-tech with phone bookings 2020-02-14 05:37:00Uber is trying a 'new' way of communicating with customers to offer its on-demand rides - the telephone, a device that enables you to speak to a hum

RHA urges post-Brexit customs readiness 2020-02-14 05:26:00Government must fully prepare businesses for new customs procedures if border delays are to be avoided next year, urged Britain's Road Haulage Associ

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2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE63 S Coupe arrives with 603 New! 2020-02-18 18:01:00The latest Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe would like a word with your expectations and definitions for a tall-riding luxury crossover. That word is "goodbye

Supercar Capsule provides showplace for your favorite car New! 2020-02-18 14:00:00Looking for a way to showcase that special vehicle? Well, there are those clear-plastic inflatable containers, but an Italian architecture firm and a

Cigarette Racing's new AMG-inspired boat has 6 engines New! 2020-02-18 13:00:00Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing have teamed up on yet another special-edition boat. Unveiled last week at the 2020 Miami International Boat Show, th

Czinger 21C confirmed with 1,233 horsepower, 0-60 time New! 2020-02-18 11:45:00A company out of Los Angeles plans to unveil a hypercar boasting 3D-printed construction and an in-house developed hybrid powertrain at next month's

VW Golf R spied, Aston Martin Valkyrie tested, New! 2020-02-18 11:00:00Volkswagen has a new Golf but only the car's Golf GTI and Golf R performance options have been confirmed for sale in the United States. Our latest sp

John Oates' 1984 Tiga SC84 Sports 2000 heads New! 2020-02-18 10:00:00A historic race car from the collection of rock star John Oates will be auctioned for charity during RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island sale held March

F1's Max Verstappen and Alex Albon test the New! 2020-02-18 09:00:00Formula One team Aston Martin Red Bull Racing recently saw its drivers Max Verstappen and Alex Albon take time out from their busy schedules to test t

Hyundai Prophecy concept hints at sensuous design for New! 2020-02-18 08:00:00Hyundai will use next month's Geneva International Motor Show to debut the Prophecy concept. The concept is an EV with a curvy, almost retro design t

Polestar cars' digital systems to get more personalized--with New! 2020-02-18 07:00:00Volvo performance EV spinoff Polestar became the first car brand to offer an infotainment system fully powered by Google's Android operating system w

2021 Volkswagen Golf R spy shots New! 2020-02-18 06:00:00Volkswagen launched a redesigned Golf overseas late last year, and while the jury's still out on whether the regular version will end up here, enthus

2020 Ford F-250 Harley-Davidson edition debuts with $111,000 2020-02-17 09:00:00Ford no longer offers a Harley-Davidson edition F-250 pickup truck, but a company based in Elkhart, Indiana, is building one independent of the Blue O

Pagani Huayra Imola is $5M and 827 horsepower 2020-02-17 07:00:00Pagani in 2019 revealed a hardcore Huayra nicknamed the Dragon that was commissioned by Russian tuning firm TopCar Design. It turns out the car wasn'

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Used BMW 2 Series Active Tourer review New! 2020-02-18 11:35:32 Image 1 of 10 Image 1 of 10 18 Feb, 2020 4:45pm Richard Dredge A full used buyer’s guide on the BM

New 2020 Hyundai i20 arrives with hybrid power New! 2020-02-18 08:41:42 Alex Ingram 2020-02-18 23:01 The new Hyundai i20 supermini takes the fight to the Ford Fiesta and Renault Clio with more space an

New Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe to rival New! 2020-02-18 08:25:19 Luke Wilkinson 2020-02-18 23:01 The new hot Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe sports a range of chassis improvements and a 4.0-litre tw

New Jaguar Land Rover Project Vector showcases autonomous New! 2020-02-18 07:52:56 John McIlroy 2020-02-18 17:30 The new JLR Project Vector autonomous pod sits on a new platform and is scheduled for on-road trial

New Range Rover P400 Vogue 2020 review New! 2020-02-18 06:00:22 Image 1 of 20 Image 1 of 20 18 Feb, 2020 11:45am Steve Walker The Range Rover P400 comes with a mild-hyb

New BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe 2020 review New! 2020-02-18 05:36:51 Image 1 of 30 Image 1 of 30 18 Feb, 2020 11:00pm Steve Sutcliffe The compact four-door BMW 2 Series Gran

New limited-run Audi RS 4 Bronze Edition arrives New! 2020-02-18 05:04:23 Alastair Crooks 2020-02-18 10:00 Audi has unveiled the RS 4 Bronze Edition - limited to just 25 examples Audi face

New BMW 330e Touring plug-in hybrid launched New! 2020-02-18 04:39:18 Jonathan Burn 2020-02-18 23:00 Plug-in hybrid estate version of the new BMW 3 Series is available in the UK with rear and four-wh

Video clips to replace written scenarios in driving 2020-02-17 19:00:27 Tristan Shale-Hester 2020-02-18 00:01 Updated format to make the driving theory test more accessible for learners with reading di

Pagani unveils 815bhp limited edition Huayra Imola 2020-02-17 11:18:26 Alastair Crooks 2020-02-17 16:00 Track-focused Pagani Huayra sheds weight and gains legendary name Pagani has reve

UK drivers spend £1.5bn repairing parking prangs each 2020-02-17 10:20:41 Tristan Shale-Hester 2020-02-17 15:30 Research shows 3.74 million motorists seriously damaged their cars while parking in 2019, w

Number of motorists taking driver awareness has tripled 2020-02-17 08:02:35 Tristan Shale-Hester 2020-02-17 13:00 Nearly 1.5 million people took driver awareness courses last year - around three times as m


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