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Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 07:54 PM EDT

General Motors Offering Buyouts to 18,000 US Salaried Employees

General Motors Offering Buyouts to 18,000 US Salaried Employees

The company calls the voluntary buyout plan a “proactive” measure.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 12:09 PM EDT

Jeep Recalling 2019 Cherokees Due to Stalling Risk

Jeep Recalling 2019 Cherokees Due to Stalling Risk

The company is recalling more than 86,000 Jeep Cherokee SUVs due to a software problem that can cause the vehicles to stall when driver slow to a stop.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 11:52 AM EDT

Could Toyota Bring Back the MR2?

Could Toyota Bring Back the MR2?

A new report says the company is in the discussion stages, but that things look favorable for a return of the MR2.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 06:59 AM EDT

Consumer Reports: US Brands Fall in Reliability Rankings

Consumer Reports: US Brands Fall in Reliability Rankings

Readers reported more mechanical trouble with their vehicles as all U.S.-based brands fell to the bottom half of reliability rankings.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 06:49 AM EDT

Guide Published to Help First Responders Handle Self-Driving Car Crashes

Guide Published to Help First Responders Handle Self-Driving Car Crashes

Waymo publishes first responder guide in the event of a self-driving car crash.

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 11:46 AM EDT

AAA Driving Tips for a Safe Halloween

AAA Driving Tips for a Safe Halloween

Drivers need to be especially vigilant between the hours of 4 p.m. and midnight.

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 07:20 PM EDT

It’s a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado for World Series MVP

It’s a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado for World Series MVP

Most Valuable Player Steve Pearce was gifted a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado LT Trail Boss pickup following Sunday night’s Red Sox win.

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 at 07:15 PM EDT

Could a Ford Mustang Hybrid Soon Hit the Road?

Could a Ford Mustang Hybrid Soon Hit the Road?

The car is likely to debut in 2020 as a 2021 model.

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 07:50 PM EDT

Ford Recalling 1.5 Million Ford Focus Vehicles

Ford Recalling 1.5 Million Ford Focus Vehicles

Company says the recall is due to a fuel tank defect that could lead to vehicles stalling and not restarting.

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 07:48 PM EDT

Ford Increases GT Production, Reopens Applications

 Ford Increases GT Production, Reopens Applications

The company says it will build another 350 cars through 2022.

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