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Chrysler Recalls Some Cars for Loose Bolts

Chrysler Recalls Some Cars for Loose Bolts

Feb 21
Fiat Chrysler says it is recalling some Chrysler cars because driveshaft bolts can come loose on all-wheel drive models, increasing the risk of a crash.

Prefecture in China's Xinjiang to Track Cars by Satellite

Prefecture in China's Xinjiang to Track Cars by Satellite

By Gerry Shih | Feb 21
A prefecture in China's far western Xinjiang region is requiring all vehicles to install satellite tracking systems as part of stepped-up measures against violent attacks.

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

Feb 16
Mazda is recalling about 174,000 small cars in the U.S. because the seats can change angles suddenly, making the vehicles hard to drive.

Drivers Fear Ford Explorer Leaks Exhaust Fumes

Drivers Fear Ford Explorer Leaks Exhaust Fumes

Feb 15
The Ford Explorer is the best-selling midsize SUV in the country, with around one million on the road. But hundreds of customers have been complaining about exhaust, which contains carbon monoxide, leaking into the cabin.

Ford Bets $1B on Startup Founded by Waymo, Uber Vets

Ford Bets $1B on Startup Founded by Waymo, Uber Vets

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 14
Ford Motor is spending $1 billion to take over a budding robotics startup to acquire more expertise needed to reach its ambitious goal of having a fully driverless vehicle on the road by 2021.

'Harmony Engineners' Make Your Car Sound Musical

'Harmony Engineners' Make Your Car Sound Musical

Feb 13
A decade ago, cars only needed a handful of noises, like a turn signal. Now, as vehicles get smarter, the beeps, ticks, tocks and warnings need to be carefully tuned.

Corolla Turns 50, Gets New Styling and Safety Features

Corolla Turns 50, Gets New Styling and Safety Features

By Ann M. Job | Feb 12
Toyota has marked 50 years of its stalwart and economical Corolla by giving it new styling and features and a nicer interior while keeping it under $20,000.

Made in Mexico, Popular on U.S. Highways

Made in Mexico, Popular on U.S. Highways

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Feb 10
Many Americans have benefited from Mexico's emergence as a production hub. Low-cost production helps keep sticker prices lower on vehicles such as the Ford Fusion and Nissan Sentra.

Honda, Hitachi Automotive to Develop, Make Electric Vehicles

Honda, Hitachi Automotive to Develop, Make Electric Vehicles

By Yuri Kageyama | Feb 8
Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co. has signed a deal with Hitachi Automotive Systems to jointly develop, make and sell motors for electric vehicles, as the industry adapts to concerns over global warming and the environment.

Seeking Attention, Lithuania Builds Virtual Tesla Factory

Seeking Attention, Lithuania Builds Virtual Tesla Factory

Feb 6
Lithuanians badly want Tesla Motors to build its next giant factory on their soil, so to grab the attention of the California tech company they built a virtual version of a facility inside the "Minecraft" video game.

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