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3 hrs ago | WGBH

GM Was Slow To Recall Saturn Cars With Steering Flaw

Workers carry out a final inspection of a Saturn Ion at a GM plant in 2004. The model is at the center of a new safety recall over power steering problems.


Related Topix: Coupe, Saturn, Saturn ION, Hatchback, Sedan, Saturn Saturn Ion, Automakers, General Motors, Chevrolet Malibu, Chevrolet

7 hrs ago | Ars Technica

Ask Ars: The best way to use a lithium-ion battery, redux

A little over three years ago, you, the readers, asked us, the Ars staff, about the best way to prolong the life of a lithium-ion battery .


Related Topix: Electric Vehicle, Computers

12 hrs ago | The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Weed like to show you this spliffy 420 Audio High-Fi Bluetooth speaker

What happens when cannabis meets high-tech? You get PR blasts for 4/20 with headlines like "420 Audio packs dank sound with new High-Fi Wireless Bluetooth Speaker."


Related Topix: Marijuana

16 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

Lincoln Teases New Crossover On Facebook

The Lincoln Motor Company posted a teaser photo on its Facebook page , as well as a brief video , hinting that the automaker will soon reveal a new model.


Related Topix: Lincoln MKX, Lincoln Navigator, Lincoln, SUV, Sedan, Lincoln MKZ, Lincoln MKC

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Your Tall Friends And Co-Workers Will Love The 2015 Infiniti Q70L

Remember the Infiniti M45? What about the second generation? The 2015 Infiniti Q70 is the third generation of those memorable cars, so that's why Infiniti is trying to give it a new identity: it's the luxury sedan for a lot of tall people.


Related Topix: Infiniti Q70, Infiniti, Sedan, Infiniti M45, Autos


US: Subaru waits Toyota's decision on production plans

Fuji Heavy Industries automotive subsidiary, Subaru, was the biggest gainer in terms of US market share last year and is now waiting for Toyota to decide on their continued use of the Indiana plant that builds Camry sedans.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Camry, Automakers, Fuji Heavy Industries, Lafayette, IN


One more Lincoln MKX concept teaser drops before Beijing

If the teaser video for Lincoln's launch of a new concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show wasn't enough for you, the company has now released a shadowy new image on its Twitter page .


Related Topix: Lincoln MKX, Lincoln, SUV, Lincoln Navigator, Sedan, Lincoln MKZ, Lincoln MKC, Autos

USA Today

New Acura boss maps turnaround

As tough auto industry assignments go, Mike Accavetti has one of the tougher challenges: turn around Acura.


Related Topix: Acura, Acura TLX, Sedan, Coupe, Acura NSX, Hatchback, Acura MDX, SUV, Acura RDX, Acura ILX, Autos

ABC News

Mazda Recalls 109,000 Older SUVs for Rust Problem

The recall covers SUVs from the 2001 through 2004 model years. Mazda says in documents filed with U.S. safety regulators that the frame can rust and a wheel control arm can separate from it.


Related Topix: SUV, Mazda, Mazda Tribute


David Beckham ditches the Toyota Prius for this Jaguar F-Type

Famous former British football player David Beckham has been recently seen while getting into his brand new Jaguar F-Type.


Related Topix: Coupe, Jaguar F-Type, Jaguar, Convertible, Toyota Prius, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan

Nissan's new Pathfinder Hybrid starts at $35,110

Large, five-door, seven-passenger, four-cylinder/gasoline-electric-hybrid or V-6 gasoline powered, front- or all-wheel-drive crossover utility vehicle.


Related Topix: Nissan Pathfinder, Nissan, SUV, Coupe, Nissan Altima, Nissan Murano, Sedan, Startups, SL Corp, Wagon, Toyota, Toyota Camry

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Auto Channel

2014 New York Auto Show - Auto Makers Extend Worldwide Reach With High Tech, Restyled Models

If any theme is emerging from the introductory hours of 2015 new vehicle introductions at the New York International Auto Show media days just underway, it comes in one word: Global.


Related Topix: Nissan, SUV, Nissan Murano, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford Focus, Ford, Sedan, Toyota Camry, Toyota

Christian Science Monitor

Toyota Camry for 2015 unveiled at New York Auto Show

Toyota's Camry is a classic case of where improving something just a little can make a disproportionately large difference.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Camry


Chevrolet Expected to Launch Cheaper Chevy Volt Plug-In Hybrid Next Year

Chevy is currently working on the next-generation Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid, which is expected to arrive sometime next year.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Volt, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet

Digital Post Production

Infiniti launches mobile online newsroom

The site has launched just in time for Infiniti's press conference at the New York International Auto Show, where the 2015 Infiniti Q70 luxury performance sedan will make its global debut.


Related Topix: Infiniti, Infiniti Q70, Sedan, Coupe, Infiniti Q60, Infiniti QX80, Convertible, Infiniti QX60, SUV, Infiniti QX70, Infiniti QX50


2014 New York Auto Show Live: 2015 Acura TLX

The Acura TLX in its 2015 version was already previewed by the TLX concept, and as the official public reveal at the New York auto show has it, the two were almost the same car.


Related Topix: Acura, Acura TLX, Sedan, Acura TL, Coupe, Honda Accord, Wagon, Honda, Hatchback

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Detroit News

Ford setting Lincoln's China plan in motion

Lincoln will debut dealerships which look more like a high-scale home than a place to buy cars, featuring tea rooms and big screen televisions that allow buyers to customize their own vehicle.


Related Topix: Lincoln, SUV, Sedan, Lincoln MKZ, Lincoln MKC, Lincoln Navigator, TV, Electronics, Automakers, Ford Motor


JPSO Investigating Burglaries At Used Car Lots

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in investigating a series of burglaries at used car lots in Metairie.


Related Topix: Auto Dealers, Metairie, LA, Chevrolet Impala, Sedan, Chevrolet


BMW Concept X5 eDrive: Driving impressions: Behind the wheel of BMW's new plug-in hybrid luxury SUV

We got a chance to sample the BMW Concept X5 eDrive , a plug-in hybrid version of the BMW X5 luxury SUV , ahead of its appearance at BMW's New York auto show press conference.


Related Topix: BMW X5, SUV, BMW, Coupe, BMW i8, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Autos

Hot models at this year's New York Auto Show

Here are some of the vehicles debuting this year. The show opens to the public Friday.


Related Topix: Hyundai Sonata, Sedan, Hyundai


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