Latest Autos News
- NY Troopers Help Woman Give Birth in Vehicle on Thruway Two New York state troopers have teamed up to help deliver a woman's baby in a vehicle on the side of a highway after she couldn't make it to a hospital.
- Car Sales Keep Falling, But Buyers Pay More for Trucks, SUVs Passenger car sales continued to plummet last month and were a drag for many automakers, even with offers of some very juicy discounts.
- The Last Of The V8's I've done it again. I bought another new car that I didn't need. I traded in my two-year-old, Perfect Blue Metallic Chevrolet SS Sport Sedan which was transformed in to what it really was; a Holden Commodore SSV Redline.
- Volkswagen Pleads Guilty in US Diesel Emissions Scandal Volkswagen pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy and obstruction of justice in a brazen scheme to get around U.S. pollution rules on nearly 600,000 diesel vehicles by using software to suppress emissions of nitrogen oxide during tests.
- Takata Pleads Guilty in Air Bag Scandal, Agrees to Pay $1B Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. pleaded guilty to fraud Monday and agreed to pay a $1 billion penalty for concealing a deadly defect in millions of its air bags.
- Toyota Recalls 79,000 Pickups; Steps in Bumper Could Break Toyota says it's recalling about 79,000 Tundra pickup trucks in the U.S., Canada and Central America because steps in the rear bumpers could break.
- VW Pleads Guilty in Emissions Scandal; 6 Employees Indicted Six high-level Volkswagen employees from Germany were indicted in the U.S. on Wednesday in the VW emissions-cheating scandal, while the automaker itself agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.3 billion — by far the biggest fine ever...
- Second VW Employee Arrested Over Emissions Scheme The Volkswagen executive who once was in charge of complying with U.S. emissions regulations was arrested during the weekend in Florida, the government said Monday.
- EPA To Keep Strict Gas Mileage Standards In Place The Obama administration has decided not to change government fuel economy requirements for cars and light trucks despite protests from automakers.
- NHTSA Wants You To Complain About Cars More Government officials want more people to complain about auto safety problems. The NHTSA is proposing a rule requiring automakers put labels on sun visors of new vehicles with instructions on how to file safety complaints.