U.S. Pickup Truck Buyers Demanding More LuxuryDemand for luxury trucks is strong. At the State Fair of Texas this month, Ford Motor Co. is displaying its most expensive pickup yet: The F-Series Super Duty Limited, a luxury heavy-duty truck with a starting price of $80,835.
German Automakers' Shares Fall On Diesel Emissions ConcernsThe German auto industry's troubles over excessive diesel emissions are looming larger.
Mercedes Recalls 354,000 Vehicles; Starter Part Can OverheatThe recall covers certain C-Class, E-Class and CLA cars and GLA and GLC SUVs, all from 2015 through 2017.
Over 652K Vehicles Involved In Latest Takata Air Bag RecallThirteen automakers are recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S. in the latest round of dangerous Takata air bag inflator recalls.
Mercedes Recalls Some 48K SUVs To Fix Air Bag SensorMercedes-Benz is recalling nearly 48,000 SUVs in the U.S. to fix a sensor problem that could stop the front passenger air bag from inflating in a crash.
Automakers To Recall 5M Vehicles For Another Air Bag ProblemAnother problem with automotive air bags, this one resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles. Continental Automotive Systems says moisture can get inside its control computers, causing the power supplies to corrode and fail.
Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.
8 Vehicles Earn Top Collision Warning RatingThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested cars equipped with collision warning and automatic braking systems. It gave a "superior" rating to eight of vehicles.