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If you drive your Chrysler minivan too fast and too furious, one of the second-row seat belts might unbuckle.
 
Sporty driving could disable Chrysler minivan seat belt
(AP, September 20, 2017; 8:45 AM)
 
Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel reach Europe steel merger deal
(AP, September 20, 2017; 4:11 AM)
 
Ford cutting North American production as demand slips
(AP, September 19, 2017; 4:47 PM)
 
Ford and Mahindra Group looking to team up
(AP, September 18, 2017; 8:59 AM)
 
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi bets on spike in electric cars
(AP, September 15, 2017; 6:36 AM)
 
The Latest: Renault-Nissan CEO confident in electrics future
(AP, September 15, 2017; 5:32 AM)
 
The Latest: Renault-Nissan wants to make ‘robo-taxis’
(AP, September 15, 2017; 4:59 AM)
 
Hyundai Motor to launch Genesis midsize sedan in US in 2018
(AP, September 15, 2017; 12:05 AM)
 
Investigators cite Tesla Autopilot limits in fatal crash
(AP, September 12, 2017; 5:40 PM)
 
Investigators fault driver in Tesla Autopilot crash
(AP, September 12, 2017; 3:52 PM)
 
Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps
(AP, September 12, 2017; 1:07 AM)
 
Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps
(AP, September 11, 2017; 11:30 PM)
 
Tesla driver’s family doesn’t blame car for his death
(AP, September 11, 2017; 2:31 PM)
 
Tesla adding charging stations in city centers
(AP, September 11, 2017; 11:16 AM)
 
BMW 2-Series: A good fit for loners
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:16 PM)
 
2017 Nissan Titan XD King Cab/Platinum Reserve: A major competitor to popular pickups
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2017; 6:13 AM)
 
2017 Fiat 500x: Elite technology and thoughtful finishes, at a pleasing price
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2017; 4:58 PM)
 
Audi engineer implicates top brass in Dieselgate coverup
(highgearmedia.com, August 24, 2017; 1:39 PM)
 
An airport gives away its handicapped spots to Lexus owners in a giant marketing fail
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2017; 2:18 PM)
 
Hyundai turning to trucks to pick up sluggish U.S. sales
(highgearmedia.com, August 23, 2017; 9:10 AM)
 
Chinese SUV manufacturer confirms interest in Jeep acquisition
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 5:18 PM)
 
VW revives its iconic Microbus as a self-driving electric van
(highgearmedia.com, August 21, 2017; 1:13 PM)
 
Trump administration scraps infrastructure advisory council
(highgearmedia.com, August 19, 2017; 6:10 AM)
 
Are self-driving cars the beginning of the end for the steering wheel?
(highgearmedia.com, August 18, 2017; 4:38 PM)
 
2018 Audi A5 Quattro: A heck of a ride, but not much room in back
(The Washington Post, August 18, 2017; 12:52 PM)
 
2018 Chevrolet Tahoe drops price, loses third row
(highgearmedia.com, August 17, 2017; 1:49 PM)
 
Waymo patent would make cars safer by making them softer
(highgearmedia.com, August 16, 2017; 2:11 PM)
 
The LCD screen on your dashboard is likely to take center stage in NAFTA negotiations
(highgearmedia.com, August 15, 2017; 7:58 PM)
 
PSA: Please don't put your feet up on the dashboard
(highgearmedia.com, August 11, 2017; 1:57 PM)
 
The BMW X1 xDrive28i compact SUV: Tight, snug and worth the high price tag
(The Washington Post, August 11, 2017; 1:22 PM)
 
Otto who? Tesla is ready to test electric, self-driving big rigs in Nevada and California
(highgearmedia.com, August 10, 2017; 2:43 PM)
 
2016-2018 Infiniti Q50, 2017 Infiniti Q60 recalled over stalling concerns
(highgearmedia.com, August 9, 2017; 5:20 PM)
 
Faraday Future's strange saga continues as the company moves to California plant
(highgearmedia.com, August 8, 2017; 2:11 PM)
 
What does the Toyota-Mazda partnership mean for shoppers?
(highgearmedia.com, August 7, 2017; 2:06 PM)
 
Toyota and Mazda to build $1.6 billion assembly plant in U.S. and partner on electric cars
(The Washington Post, August 4, 2017; 4:24 PM)
 
Toyota and Mazda join forces on electric vehicles. Is this the end of the road for gas cars?
(The Washington Post, August 4, 2017; 9:49 AM)
 
Automakers want Trump to broker a deal that increases fuel economy
(highgearmedia.com, August 2, 2017; 1:18 PM)
 
Death List 2018: The cars that won't be back next year
(highgearmedia.com, August 2, 2017; 10:27 AM)
 
Death List 2018: The cars that won't be back next year
(highgearmedia.com, August 1, 2017; 2:38 PM)
 
2017 Honda CR-V recalled to fix potential fuel leak: 24,000 vehicles affected
(highgearmedia.com, July 31, 2017; 2:20 PM)
 
Austin police idle Ford Explorers over carbon-monoxide fumes
(From News Services, July 28, 2017; 5:49 PM)
 
EPA approves fix for 326,000 VW diesels, but will owners take it?
(highgearmedia.com, July 28, 2017; 2:17 PM)
 
With the Rogue Sport, Nissan shows it’s paying attention to reality
(The Washington Post, July 28, 2017; 1:18 PM)
 
Honda says recalled air bag ruptured in fatal crash
(From News Services, July 27, 2017; 7:12 PM)
 
2018 Chevrolet Traverse starts at $30,875, tops out above $53,000
(highgearmedia.com, July 27, 2017; 4:13 PM)
 
Waze coming to Android Auto, and it's excellent
(highgearmedia.com, July 26, 2017; 1:59 PM)
 
18th Takata death likely in Australia; Ford asks not to recall 2.5 million airbags deemed unsafe
(highgearmedia.com, July 25, 2017; 3:20 PM)
 
Virtual Reality showrooms will change how we shop for cars
(highgearmedia.com, July 24, 2017; 1:40 PM)
 
The 2017 Nissan Pathfinder: From rough-and-tumble to nicely refined
(The Washington Post, July 22, 2017; 5:49 PM)
 
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