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Feds Want To Regulate Self-Driving CarsObama administration officials say the federal government, rather than states, should be in charge of regulating self-driving cars since the vehicles are essentially controlled by software, not people.
Lawsuit: Dealerships Turned Off Airbags Before Crash That Killed CoupleThe Burns bought the used car from the dealerships. Their lawsuit says before selling the car to the Burns, the dealerships were "aware" of on-going problems with the "airbag system."
Exec: Most Lyft Rides Will Be In Autonomous Cars In Five YearsWithin five years, a majority of ride-hailing company Lyft's rides will be in self-driving cars, the company's co-founder and president predicted on Sunday.
Technology Could Help Prevent Hot Car DeathsThe HOT CARS Act would require the U.S. Department of Transportation to issue a final rule within two years for a reminder system to alert the driver if a child is left unattended in a vehicle.
Self-Driving Cars Still Need Humans To Program ThemAuto and tech companies are in a race to get self-driving cars to the public. But, as with many cutting-edge technologies, there aren't enough trained engineers to meet the demand for talent.
"Mad Max: Fury Road" Without The CGIMany movies these days are so chock full of special effects and CGI that it is hard to tell what is real or what is not. But the creators of "Mad Max: Fury Road" want you to see what they did without computer effects.
Uber Gives Riders A Preview Of The Driverless FutureSome Uber riders can get a glimpse of the future. Starting Wednesday morning, a fleet of self-driving Ford Fusions will pick up Uber riders who opted to participate in a test program.
Dream Cars And Motorcycles Sold At Down-To-Earth PricesDream cars and bikes are selling for 30 percent to 50 percent below market value… but there is a catch and maybe a dent or two.
VW Engineer Pleads Guilty In Emissions Case, Will CooperateA Volkswagen engineer has pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy in the company's emissions cheating scandal.
Busy Deep Ellum Street Shuts Down For A MonthFor the entire month of September, Crowdus Street will be shutdown to vehicle traffic.
Ford Adds 1.5M Vehicles To Door Latch RecallFord is adding about 1.5 million cars, SUVs and vans to a recall for doors that can pop open while the vehicles are moving.
Mazda Recalls Over 759,000 Vehicles; Rear Hatches Can FallMazda is recalling more than 759,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because the rear hatches can fall on people and injure them.

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