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Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 01:48 PM EDT

DeLeo Discusses Raising Gas Tax to Generate Transportation Funding

DeLeo Discusses Raising Gas Tax to Generate Transportation Funding

The discussion of gas tax indexing came up at a Chamber of Commerce breakfast.

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 08:22 PM EDT

GM to Double Employees for It’s Self-Driving Car Subsidiary

GM to Double Employees for It’s Self-Driving Car Subsidiary

The company is expected to hire 1,000 more people as it aims to launch a robotaxi service by the end of the year.

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 08:39 AM EDT

Looking for the Lowest Car Insurance Rates? Move to North Carolina

Looking for the Lowest Car Insurance Rates? Move to North Carolina

A new report finds Winston-Salem, N.C., pays the least in the U.S. — an annual average of $846 for car insurance.

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 08:15 AM EDT

Tesla Now Says It’s Not Closing Showrooms

Tesla Now Says It’s Not Closing Showrooms

One month after announcing plans to close stores, the company now says it will hike its electric vehicle prices and won’t be closing as many stores as originally thought.

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 07:13 PM EST

Bugatti Unveils the Most Expensive New Car in the World

Bugatti Unveils the Most Expensive New Car in the World

Celebrating its 110th anniversary, the French automaker unveils the La Voiture Noire in Geneva this week.

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 05:14 PM EST

GM Launching New App Feature for Locating Vehicles

GM Launching New App Feature for Locating Vehicles

The new feature can locate an owner’s vehicle and send text alerts when it leaves or enters a certain area.

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 04:48 PM EST

Tesla Shuttering Retail Stores

Tesla Shuttering Retail Stores

The company says it will be discontinuing retail vehicle sales and moving to an online sales platform.

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 03:16 PM EST

GM Supports Bill Directing NHTSA to Address Carbon-Monoxide Danger in Keyless Vehicles

GM Supports Bill Directing NHTSA to Address Carbon-Monoxide Danger in Keyless Vehicles

If passed, it would require carmakers to include an automatic shut off feature after a certain amount of idling time.

Monday, Mar 4, 2019 at 09:59 AM EST

Volvo, BMW Invest in Zum Ride-Sharing Startup for Children

Volvo, BMW Invest in Zum Ride-Sharing Startup for Children

The company provides rides for children to and from school and activities.

Monday, Mar 4, 2019 at 08:53 AM EST

Tesla to Offer $35,000 Model 3

Tesla to Offer $35,000 Model 3

Company officials say the new vehicle option will have a delivery time of two to four weeks.

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