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Why there's a need for protocol on self-driving car accidents

As fleets of robo-taxis start mixing on public roads with cars, motorcycles and pedestrians, accidents will be inevitable -- and so will be the need for a process to deal with them.


The VW Scirocco is dead (again)

On the occasion of the second departure of the Scirocco from the VW lineup, a brief look at all three generations of the sporty coupe.

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BLOG: John Irwin
How GM forced Unifor to stand down

It isn't what Unifor's leadership was hoping for, but the new four-year labor contract at CAMI Assembly in Ontario is as good as they were going to get.

BLOG: Christiaan Hetzner
How Mercedes turned a 'crazy' idea into gold

A little more than 20 years ago, the Mercedes W163 rolled off the assembly line at the company's U.S. plant, launching the M class. It was a risky experiment that continues to pay big dividends.

BLOG: Lindsay Chappell
An open letter to Sir James Dyson

Dear Sir James: We heard you intend to spend $2.7 billion to enter the electric car business. I'd like to urge you to save your money.

BLOG: Jesse Snyder
A post-storm lesson in greasing the wheels for deals

Houstonians and other Texans simply skipped the traditional post-hurricane sales lull and stormed dealerships to replace flooded-out rides in September, sparking 2017's first monthly U.S. auto sales gain.

BLOG: Larry P. Vellequette
In defense of a (paid off) Ford C-Max

I did something this week that I've never done before: I carried an auto loan to its full term and paid off a car. Over the past five years, my Ford C-Max wasn't trouble-free, but damn close.