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Study Reveals 75 Percent of American Drivers Are Afraid of Autonomous Cars
Study Reveals 75 Percent of American Drivers Are Afraid of Autonomous Cars

8 Mar 2016, 18:03 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / We've gone from "how cool it would be to have autonomous cars" to testing them in just a few years, but people need more than that to get used to the idea

 
First Ferrari F60 America Is Delivered to Its Owner
First Ferrari F60 America Is Delivered to Its Owner

26 Jan 2016, 17:14 UTC · By: Alexandru Monenciu / The Ferrari F60 America, the first of just ten units to hit the US streets, was delivered today at the 25th annual Palm Beach Cavallino Classic

 
Infiniti Changes Its Model Nomenclature Again
Infiniti Changes Its Model Nomenclature Again

30 Dec 2015, 12:39 UTC · By: Alexandru Monenciu / The carmaker recently announced that both Q30 and QX30 will be sold under the QX30 name in America and Canada; it will be offered in three unique versions

 
FCA Commemorating 75 Years Since Beginning Its War Production Is a Little Weird
FCA Commemorating 75 Years Since Beginning Its War Production Is a Little Weird

29 Dec 2015, 13:53 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / December 29 isn't as famous as the D-Day, but it marks the moment the US ramped up its war effort by mobilizing its heavy industry. At least for Chrysler

 
Civilian Woman Tries to Help Cops on a Chase, Goes to the Station in Handcuffs
Civilian Woman Tries to Help Cops on a Chase, Goes to the Station in Handcuffs

25 Nov 2015, 16:23 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Being the good Samaritan isn't always the best course of action. Especially when you're a civilian, and there are several flashing lights already on the case

 
Volkswagen Owner Gets a Creepy Letter from Creepy Neighbors That’s Creeping Us Out
Volkswagen Owner Gets a Creepy Letter from Creepy Neighbors That’s Creeping Us Out

10 Nov 2015, 17:48 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / What do you do when you get such a letter? You post it on the internet and then get the hell out of that neighborhood full of well-intended xenophobes

 
Average US Fuel Efficiency Has Only Grown by 3.6 MPG since 1923, Study Finds
Average US Fuel Efficiency Has Only Grown by 3.6 MPG since 1923, Study Finds

20 Aug 2015, 11:45 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Today's car manufacturers talk about reduced fuel consumption, but how does the average economy of modern vehicles is the US compare to the 1923 fleet?

 
The Cost of Owning a Car in America, a List of All States
The Cost of Owning a Car in America, a List of All States

14 Aug 2014, 15:09 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / While we’re all the same while sitting on Cobo Hall’s floor and watching the latest unveil brought by the Detroit Motor Show, when it comes to going out there and actually buying a car, ...

 
HP, PS and BHP - This Madness Needs to Stop
HP, PS and BHP - This Madness Needs to Stop

1 Aug 2014, 14:43 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Keeping track of the latest car models is a hard job. There's something new to check out or remember every day, as car companies have gotten into the habit of making different flavors of the sa...

 
The Strangest Roads in the World Are Simply Amazing
The Strangest Roads in the World Are Simply Amazing

11 Jul 2014, 19:18 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Road engineers around the world are doing their best to ensure traffic flows and people stay safe. As the number of vehicles and motorists is rising year after year, it often seems we're doomed...

 
Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Decision to Build US Plant
Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Decision to Build US Plant

4 Oct 2013, 15:00 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The first step made in the Mercedes-Benz global production network expansion was taken back in 1993, when the decision to build the first full-production plant outside of Germany was taken. After...

 
US Could Get the Chevrolet Colorado & GMC Canyon in Late 2014
US Could Get the Chevrolet Colorado & GMC Canyon in Late 2014

3 Apr 2013, 07:58 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / The second generation Chevrolet Colorado, developed in Thailand where it is already on sale, might come back to American soil later next year. Interviewed by the Detroit Free Press, GM North Amer...

 
Volvo V60 Might Reach US Market
Volvo V60 Might Reach US Market

14 Mar 2013, 09:50 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / When Volvo introduced the V60, the automaker decided not to make it available in America because of declining estate car sales. Now, as Volvo’s lineup for the U.S. dealerships is kinda shor...

 
Fiat 500 Thinks It's American Now!
Fiat 500 Thinks It's American Now!

19 Dec 2012, 12:09 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Oh the Fiat 500, the car that basically carries the whole brand with it due to its cute looks. The Italians previewed this car in March 2007, when they celebrated 50 years since the launch of the or...

 
Saturn Fans Try To Save The Brand
Saturn Fans Try To Save The Brand

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Vali Mihaescu / Saturn car fans around the world joined forces to sign a petition and try to convince General Motors to give the Saturn brand another chance. After hearing that GM planned to end Saturn's days ...

 
Commercial Issues Put the Acura Diesel on Hold
Commercial Issues Put the Acura Diesel on Hold

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Vali Mihaescu / The plan Honda to introduce a 'green' diesel in the American market from 2009 is suffering from delays related to commercial issues and not technical as it was initially rumored. &ldquo...

 
Ford Is Going Global
Ford Is Going Global

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Vali Mihaescu / The Detroit Auto Show next month is said to be a very big opportunity for the Ford brand to show of their new global design language creation in the automotive industry. The car that will get the &l...

 
Ford F-150 Receives Motor Trend 2009 Truck of the Year Award
Ford F-150 Receives Motor Trend 2009 Truck of the Year Award

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Vali Mihaescu / The popular Ford F-150 full-size pickup-truck has just receiverd another distinction, namely the 2009 Motor Trend Truck of the Year award. “The new F-150 is a thorough, thoughtful upgrade ...

 
Brabus smart fortwo Coming to America
Brabus smart fortwo Coming to America

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / Brabus, the blokes who make a living by tuning Mercedes and any other car that the German manufacturer puts out have already finished pimping the smart fortwo and now are announcing that they'l...

 
PHEVs to Take Over America, EVs Asia and Europe
PHEVs to Take Over America, EVs Asia and Europe

30 Mar 2011, 08:27 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Seen by most as a better choice than the purely electric vehicle, the plug-in hybrid is expected to be a hit in the first half of the decade, according to a new study published by Pike Research. Acc...