If you talk or text on your phone while behind the wheel of a vehicle, you will crash. That is the message from TxDOT, as they begin a campaign that will hopefully save lives.
Eccentric Texas artist and businessman Stanley Marsh 3, whose partially buried row of Cadillacs became a road-side tourist attraction in the 1970s, has died He was 76.
General Motors is recalling another 3 million cars because of a defect that causes a similar problem to one that led to an earlier massive recall of small cars, and is linked to 13 deaths.
General Motors is recalling 3.2 million more cars in the U.S. because of ignition switch problems.
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.
Gas prices across Texas have fallen slightly, down 2 cents to $3.44 per gallon. AAA Texas reported that, of the major metro areas in the state, drivers in Dallas are paying the most.
A thorough review of General Motors safety issues is nearing completion and has not turned up any more serious problems, company CEO Mary Barra said on Tuesday.
TxDOT will host its first of 25 public meetings in Bryan on Monday, to gather input on the state’s long-term transportation needs. Other meetings are planned all across the state.
One of the busiest highways in DFW could get even harder to navigate. The Dallas City Council is set to meet on Monday to talk about more road construction along the LBJ Freeway.
AAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump stands at $3.46 per gallon. Retail prices nationwide rose a penny this week to an average of $3.66 per gallon.
General Motors CEO Mary Barra said that 15 employees were fired and five others were disciplined over the company’s failure to disclose a defect with ignition switches.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested cars equipped with collision warning and automatic braking systems. It gave a “superior” rating to eight of vehicles.