Google's Autonomous Car Software Determined To Be A 'Driver' In Big Win For Self-Driving Vehicles


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There are plenty of obstacles impeding Planet Earth's transition to autonomous cars, but one of the biggest involves resolving the many legal questions associated with self-driving vehicles. In a huge win for fans of autonomous cars, though, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has just determined that, f...Read more

2006-2014 Subaru Tribeca Recalled For Hood Latch Problem


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Subaru is recalling approximately 77,000 Tribeca crossovers from the 2006-2014 model years. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the hood latches on some of those vehicles may be prone to opening while the car is in motion. The problem has been linked to a faulty hood latch a...Read more

Volkswagen Dieselgate Update: New Jersey Sues For Damages, Earnings Report Delayed Indefinitely


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During times of trouble and strife, we're often told that things will get worse before they get better. In the case of Volkswagen's ongoing Dieselgate fiasco, though, things just seem to keep rocketing downhill with little sign of slowing down, much less reversing course. The latest "clean diesel" news involves yet ano...Read more

2011-2016 Dodge Charger Recalled To Keep It From Slipping Off Jacks: 441,000 Affected


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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling 441,578 Dodge Chargers from the 2011 to 2016 model years. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, those vehicles may be at risk of slipping off their jacks when lifted. READ: Volkswagen Dieselgate Update: New Jersey Sues For Damages, Earnin...Read more

2015 Audi Q5, Volkswagen Tiguan Recalled


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Some of you may have seen the headline above and thought, "Oh, Volkswagen must've finally figured out how to fix some of its 3.0-liter diesels". But no, those plans were only submitted to the California Air Resources Board on Tuesday, and it'll be a while before they're approved (or possibly, refused). Today's recall o...Read more