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Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:25:00 EDT

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(image) Automatic braking currently only works at speeds up to 28 miles per hour.

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Iowa cop narrowly avoids death at hands of alleged drunk driver

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:05:00 EDT

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(image) This is why we don't drink and drive, friends.

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US Supreme Court rejects GM bid to block ignition switch suits

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:58:00 EDT

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(image) A faulty ignition switch in GM vehicles has been linked to 124 deaths and 275 injuries.

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UPDATE: BMWs with driver-assist tech banned from BMWCCA track days

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:34:00 EDT

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(image) The Genesee Valley Chapter of BMW Car Club of America regards driver assist systems as too unpredictable.

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More Americans use seat belts, but a surprising number don't

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 14:45:00 EDT

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(image) That means 14 percent of Americans don't, and with men, and in certain states, it's higher.

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Ford issues two big recalls for fire risk, door latches

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:50:00 EDT

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(image) Over 200,000 cars included in each recall.

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Ford issues two big recalls for fire risk, door latches originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Exploring the puzzle of road rage - and 9 tips for avoiding it

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:01:00 EDT

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(image) What is it about driving that transforms a normally nice person into a monster?

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People complain about the Chrysler 300 more than any other car

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:44:00 EDT

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(image) Everybody complains, and a lot of the time, those complaints are about our cars. Here are the cars that get the most, and the least, safety complaints.

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Road rage causes car to flip four times at high speed

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:50:00 EDT

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(image) This is why we don't screw around on the freeway.

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Watch: Kidnapped woman escapes from trunk of moving car

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:00:00 EDT

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(image) The brave woman managed to open the trunk and escape.

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Watch Volvo put its 2018 XC60 through rigorous crash tests

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:00:00 EST

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(image) All the cameras, radar, and sensors in the world won't do a lick of good when a two-ton projectile unavoidably slams into an immoveable object.

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Watch Volvo put its 2018 XC60 through rigorous crash tests originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Ford is recalling more Takata airbag-equipped Ford and Lincoln models

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:35:00 EST

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(image) Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX and Continental models are being recalled.

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Ford is recalling more Takata airbag-equipped Ford and Lincoln models originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:35:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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BMW recalls 19,000 i3 REx models for possible fuel vapor leak

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:13:00 EST

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(image) The fuel tank vent line for the range extender can chafe and leak.

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BMW recalls 19,000 i3 REx models for possible fuel vapor leak originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:13:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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