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Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:30 PM EDT

BMW Moving Production of Some SUVs to China in Response to Tariffs

BMW Moving Production of Some SUVs to China in Response to Tariffs

Production of some of the company’s SUVs is being moved from BMW’s Spartanburg, South Carolina plant in response to recent tariffs.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:23 PM EDT

Biggest Rides Are Registering the Most Miles

Biggest Rides Are Registering the Most Miles

Despite poor fuel economy, full-size SUVs are racking up the most miles in the U.S. on an annual basis.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:16 PM EDT

Trump’s Proposed Tax Could Boost Demand for Used Vehicles

Trump’s Proposed Tax Could Boost Demand for Used Vehicles

Analysts are predicting if the U.S. Commerce Dept. adopts the proposal, it will impact used car prices.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:15 PM EDT

Nissan Admits to Altering Exhaust Emissions Tests

Nissan Admits to Altering Exhaust Emissions Tests

The company says it altered the results of exhaust emissions and fuel economy tests of vehicles sold in Japan.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 07:33 PM EDT

Infiniti Stops Development of Luxury Compact Car

Infiniti Stops Development of Luxury Compact Car

Company says it’s due to the shift in consumer demand from cars to crossovers and SUVs

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 06:12 PM EDT

Report: Hackers Used Remote Device to Steal Fuel from Detroit Gas Station

Report: Hackers Used Remote Device to Steal Fuel from Detroit Gas Station

Officials say $1,800 worth of fuel was stolen; store clerk unable to shut down pumps as cars were arriving and filling up.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:40 PM EDT

U.S. Auto Sales Up 1.8 Percent for First Half of Year

U.S. Auto Sales Up 1.8 Percent for First Half of Year

June sales are up about 5 percent compared to a year ago.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:55 PM EDT

Volvo Announces Launch of New Mobility Brand

Volvo Announces Launch of New Mobility Brand

The stand-alone mobility company named M would provide on-demand access to cars and services through an intuitive app.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 06:06 PM EDT

AAA: Gas Prices Up After Dropping Last Week

AAA: Gas Prices Up After Dropping Last Week

Despite the increase, Massachusetts’ gas prices are the same as the national average for regular unleaded.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 06:05 PM EDT

'Summon' Self-Parking Feature Available on Tesla Model 3

'Summon' Self-Parking Feature Available on Tesla Model 3

The feature allows the car to park autonomously without anyone in it.

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