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.
Exxon Mobil Announces Plan To Open 8 Gas Stations In MexicoExxon Mobil said that it plans to open at least eight gas stations in Mexico in 2018, with hopes of having as many as 50 stations operating by the end of the first quarter.
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.
Gas Prices Across Texas & Nationwide Drop 3 Cents This WeekAAA Texas on Tuesday reported that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.28 per gallon, while gasoline prices nationally averaged $2.53 per gallon.
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.
Tesla Wants To Electrify Big Trucks, Adding To Its AmbitionsAfter more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks.
Gas Prices This Week Hold Steady Nationwide & Across TexasAAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.30 per gallon. Gas prices nationwide were at an average of $2.56 per gallon.
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.
Gasoline Prices Both Across Texas & Nationwide Up This WeekAAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide rose a nickel this week to reach an average $2.30 per gallon.
Waymo Rolls Out Autonomous Vans Without Human DriversThe self-driving car company created by Google is pulling the human backup driver from behind the steering wheel, and will test vehicles on public roads with only an employee in the back seat.
BMW Recalls 1.4M Vehicles Due To Risk Of Under-Hood FiresBMW is recalling more than 1.4 million cars and SUVs in two U.S. recalls due to the risk of fires under the hood.
Toyota Tops Consumer Reports Auto Reliability RankingsToyota is at the top of the Consumer Reports reliability rankings, a reward for its conservative approach to new technology. The magazine's rankings are closely watched in the industry.

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