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2016 Jeep Cherokee, Ram 1500 recalled for transmission problems

2016 Jeep Cherokee, Ram 1500 recalled for transmission problems

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling select Jeep Cherokee SUVs and Ram 1500 pickup trucks from the 2016 model year. According to the automaker, the recall stems from a potential problem with those vehicles' transmissions. Specifically, FCA says that the half-shafts on the Cherokee and the Ram...

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 A road accident in Kolkata, India (photo by Biswarup Ganguly)

Why few offer to help the injured after car crashes in India

India is a dangerous place for drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. The latest stats from the World Heath Organization report more than 137,000 traffic fatalities per year... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
2012 Fiat 500 'Seduction' commercial

Why Fiat owner's manuals shouldn't comment on women's legs

Despite the tone of America's current presidential campaigns, it is, in fact, 2016. In theory, companies should understand the kinds of actions that might be interpreted as... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S investigated for suspension problems (and Tesla isn't happy about it)

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has begun investigating complaints about suspension problems on the Tesla Model S. The agency is also looking into reports... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
2017 Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4² (European spec)

2017 Audi A7, 2017 Mercedes G-Class, 2017 Chrysler Pacifica: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Fiat Chrysler wants more partnerships--now, with Uber & Amazon If Game of Thrones has taught us anything, it's that success depends on strategic... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
Volvo ‘Drive Me’ autonomous car pilot project in Gothenburg, Sweden

Study: 21 million autonomous cars on the road by 2035

Autonomous cars are causing problems--not on the road, where we've seen only one instance of a self-driving vehicle being blamed for a collision, but at the regulatory level... read more June 9, 2016 by


 
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Latest active-safety systems may not cut your car-insurance bill...yet

Active-safety systems like automatic braking and collision avoidance minimize the chances that you'll be seriously injured in a crash. Unfortunately, these semi-autonomous... read more June 9, 2016 by


 
Fiat's Sergio Marchionne

Fiat Chrysler wants more partnerships--now, with Uber & Amazon

If Game of Thrones has taught us anything, it's that success depends on strategic partnerships. Sergio Marchionne has taken that message to heart: after wooing Volkswagen and... read more June 9, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

Too many luxury cars, VW Dieselgate update, Tesla Model S 60: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Are there too many luxury cars? Cadillac needs to know Cadillac is in the process of reinventing itself--or at least its public face. The question... read more June 9, 2016 by


 
Cadillac House

Are there too many luxury cars? Cadillac needs to know

Cadillac is in the process of reinventing itself--or at least its public face. The question is: what will it become? And perhaps more importantly: where will it fit in... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Chevy Silverado ads want to poke holes in Ford F-150s, but not their own future pickups

Chevrolet announced Wednesday a series of advertisements meant to poke holes in Ford's use of aluminum—literally. The advertisements—one of which features former... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
2017 Lexus IS 350

Lexus remotely updates software, crashes navigation systems: Is a cyberattack to blame?

For today's car-owners, over-the-air updates are a great thing--except when they aren't. Some Lexus owners have learned that the hard way, thanks to a software update that's... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen E-Bugster Concept electric two-seat coupe, 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen Dieselgate update: VW sales plummet, but Audi & Porsche are bringing home das bacon

It's been a relatively slow couple of weeks on the Volkswagen Dieselgate front, but that'll change within the next few days. By June 21, Volkswagen will unveil its plan to... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
Jannarelly Design-1

2016 Honda Pilot, Infiniti autonomous cars, Jannarelly Design-1: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Honda Pilot Touring long-term road test: what we'd change Last week, we picked 7 things that keep us grabbing the keys to our long-term 2016... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Honda Pilot Touring long-term road test

2016 Honda Pilot Touring long-term road test: what we'd change

Last week, we picked 7 things that keep us grabbing the keys to our long-term 2016 Honda Pilot Touring AWD for long road trips. Now it's time for the nitpicking. Granted, the... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
Car thief

Car thieves still love California

Today, many Californians are driving to the polls to cast votes in federal and state primaries. Let's just hope they remember to lock their cars while they're in the voting... read more June 7, 2016 by


 


 
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