Lancaster Officer Shoots & Kills Driver After Being Struck By VehicleAn officer shot a driver in Lancaster after being struck by the vehicle during a traffic stop, authorities said. The driver was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Texas Gas Prices Up By One Penny Ahead Of Spring BreakGas prices in Texas reached an average of $2.29 per gallon going into the traditional spring break period. El Paso has the cheapest price while drivers in Midland face the highest price.
AAA: Texas, U.S. Retail Gasoline Prices Up 2 Cents This WeekRetail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country rose an average 2 cents per gallon this week.
GM Says It's Mass Producing Cars Without Steering WheelsGeneral Motors said that it is making the first mass production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals. The company is seeking permission to the put vehicles on the road.
Ford Adds Diesel Engine To Best-Selling F-150 For The First TimeHeavy duty trucks like the F-250 or F-350 have always had diesel engines, but the F-150 has not. Ford is hoping to gain some more customers by changing that.
Honda Prepares To Unveil New Compact Gas/Electric Hybrid SedanHonda said that it will unveil a new five-passenger gas/electric hybrid sedan at the Detroit auto show next month, and the company is bringing back the Insight name.
General Motors Shows New Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Truck At Texas EventGeneral Motors showed off an all-new version of the Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck at an event at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth on Saturday.
Hyundai & Kia Recall Compact Cars To Fix Brake Light ProblemHyundai and Kia are recalling more than 500,000 compact cars in the U.S. because the brake lights may not go out when the pedal is released. The recall covers vehicles from 2012 through 2014.
Toyota Set To Announce Revamped Avalon In Detroit Next MonthToyota will introduce a revamped Avalon full-size car at the Detroit auto show in January, at a time when sales of big cars are falling as U.S. buyers continue their shift toward SUVs.
Austin Police Putting Ford Explorer Vehicles Back Into ServicePolice in Austin are putting dozens of their Ford Explorer vehicles back into service after more than 400 of them were pulled over carbon monoxide concerns.
Woman Hurt By Takata Air Bag Urges Owners To Get Cars FixedA woman who was seriously hurt by an exploding Takata air bag inflator in a 2013 crash is helping Honda's effort to persuade car owners to get the dangerous parts replaced.
General Motors Recalls Nearly 49,000 Trucks To Fix Potential Fuel LeaksGeneral Motors is recalling nearly 49,000 trucks worldwide to fix a fuel tank problem. The recall covers Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 3500 trucks from 2011 through 2015.