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Toyota Frees Up Patents, Pushes For Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Future

Toyota Frees Up Patents, Pushes For Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Future

With its upcoming 2016 Mirai sedan, Toyota is betting big on hydrogen fuel-cell technology—and a scenario that will include the hydrogen infrastructure that makes vehicles like it a convenient, viable option for those who want to drive free of tailpipe emissions. Yet the costs are tremendous...

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2015 Toyota Highlander

Five Most Fuel-Efficient Vehicles With Third-Row Seating

Let’s just go ahead and say it: There’s a dearth of high-efficiency vehicles on the U.S. market that offer a third row of seating. There are plenty of good... read more January 3, 2015 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk Wasn't Kidding: Tesla Is Developing An Automated Plug-In 'Snake Charger'

Back in October, Tesla Motors' CEO, Elon Musk, shocked the auto world when he unveiled "The D", a performance package for the company's Model S sedan. The D package was... read more January 2, 2015 by 


 
UberCab app

Uber Updates Ridesharing App Following Sexual Assault Charges In Boston, Chicago

We weren't invited to Uber's New Year's Eve party, but we have to imagine that company execs were double-fisting the Dom Perignon to blot out the memory of 2014. A new... read more January 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 BMW 7-Series leaked - Image via Autoweek.nl

More Efficient Engines, 2014’s Top Stories, 2016 BMW 7-Series: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Report: By 2017, Fewer Than Half Of U.S. Cars Will Run On Conventional Gasoline Engines If we've learned anything from the rosy, sci-fi predictions... read more January 2, 2015 by 


 
BMW turbocharged 1.5-liter three-cylinder engine

Report: By 2017, Fewer Than Half Of U.S. Cars Will Run On Conventional Gasoline Engines

If we've learned anything from the rosy, sci-fi predictions that emerged from the Space Race of the mid-20th-century, it's that human beings can be very optimistic when... read more December 31, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf

2014-2015 Volkswagen Beetle, Golf, GTI, Jetta, Passat Recalled To Fix Fuel Leak

Volkswagen has issued a recall for nearly 38,000 Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Golf, GTI, Jetta, and Passat vehicles from the 2014 and 2015 model years. According to documents... read more December 31, 2014 by 


 
Cadillac dealership

What The Top Automotive Stories Of 2014 Mean For You In 2015

If you stop by an auto dealership this week, it’s likely you’ll find it bustling. The week between Christmas and New Year’s is always one of the busiest of... read more December 31, 2014 by 


 
Toyota & Teen Vogue's 'Arrive in Style' campaign

Teen Drivers & Older Cars: A Deadly Mix

We're still in the middle of holiday season, but parent of teenagers are already thinking ahead to spring -- specifically, to graduation and their kids' inevitable request... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
2014 Mitsubishi Mirage ES

Driving While High, Tesla P85D Performance, Chevy CrossVolt: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: As More States Get Legal Pot, Americans Hazy On Drugged Driving We’re in the midst of holiday season, and most Americans understand the... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Jetta

2015 Volkswagen Jetta Recalled To Fix Headlight Software Glitch

Volkswagen is recalling nearly 35,000 Jetta vehicles from the 2015 model-year to repair a problem with the cars' headlights. Unlike the headlight-related Acura recall issued... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
mock DUI crash

As More States Get Legal Pot, Americans Hazy On Drugged Driving

We’re in the midst of holiday season, and most Americans understand the tremendous danger—and potentially devastating consequences—that drinking and driving... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mitsubishi Mirage

2015 Mitsubishi Mirage: Do New Safety Scores Give It More Of An Upside?

The 2015 Mitsubishi Miragemight feel like a 1990s-era economy car in many respects, but it certainly protects much better than one. Shoppers can have a little more confidence... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 ST

2006-2007 Dodge Dakota, Dodge Ram, Mitsubishi Raider Recalled To Fix Clutch Ignition Interlock

FCA US (formerly known as Chrysler) is recalling more than 66,000 pickup trucks from the 2006 and 2007 model years to fix a problem with the vehicles' clutch ignition... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
2015 Acura RLX

2014-2015 Acura RLX Recalled To Fix Headlight Flaw

Honda has issued a recall for select Acural RLX vehicles from the 2014 and 2015 model years. According to documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
2015 Nissan Leaf

How Do Electric Cars Get Cleaner With The New Year?

If you’re buying a new gasoline vehicle, you’d best be happy with its emissions and efficiency today. Because as the vehicle ages, it’s not going to get... read more December 28, 2014 by 


 


 
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