New Vehicles Must Average 40 Mpg by 2026, Up From 24 Mpg
New vehicles sold in the U.S. will have to travel an average of at least 40 miles per gallon of gasoline in 2026 under new rules unveiled by the government.
BMW Recalls Vehicles for 3rd Time Due to Engine Fire Risk
BMW is recalling more than 917,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. _ most for a third time _ to fix a problem that can cause engine compartment fires
General Motors Has to Recall SUVs for Lights That Are Too Bright, Feds Say Over Company Objections
General Motors has lost a bid to avoid recalling about 727,000 small SUVs in the U.S. with headlight beams that can be too bright and cause glare for oncoming drivers.
Over 1.7M Hondas Probed for Unexpected Automatic Braking
Regulators are investigating complaints that the automatic emergency braking systems on newer Hondas can stop the vehicles for no reason
Drivers Playing Video Games? US Is Looking Into Tesla Case
Last August, Vince Patton was watching a YouTube video of a Tesla owner who had made a startling observation: Tesla drivers could now play a video game on their car’s touch-screen dashboard — while the vehicle is moving