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Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

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US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag Performance

The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.

07/30/2014

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Plug-In Car Sales Charging Ahead

Plug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.

07/30/2014

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Hyundai Recalls 883K Sonatas To Fix Gear Shifters

Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.

07/30/2014

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Study: Bad Roads Cost Texans $25 Billion A Year

All drivers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area have to contend with traffic and sometime bone-jarring stretches of road.

CBS 11–07/23/2014

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One Injured In Overnight Dallas Road Rage Shooting

A man was shot early Wednesday morning on the Dallas North Tollway in what police are calling a road rage incident. His current condition is not known.

07/23/2014

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GM Preparing To Recall Cruze Compacts

General Motors is preparing to recall about 33,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars because an incorrect part means that the air bags might not inflate properly in a crash.

06/26/2014

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Google Set To Show Off New Gadgets

An Android update, wearable gadgets and so-called smart home devices are just some of the innovations Google is likely to show off at its two-day developer conference.

06/25/2014

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Texas Drivers Could See Gas Tax Increases At Federal & State Levels

Lawmakers both in Washington and Austin are considering possible gas tax increases to pay for much needed road improvements. Last week federal lawmakers unveiled a bipartisan plan to raise the federal gasoline tax by 12-cents.

CBS 11–06/24/2014

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Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From Tomatoes

In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.

06/13/2014

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GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led To Delayed Recall

GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company

06/05/2014

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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014