Norwegian Man With Seven Teslas Says Electric Cars Work Just Fine In Winter Weather


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Last year, the auto world watched Tesla CEO Elon Musk carry out a very public feud with New York Times writer John Broder, who'd published a damning story about his travels in a Tesla Model S. Musk claimed that negative publicity generated by the piece cost Tesla $100 million in revenue. Among other things, Broder's ar...Read more

GM Begins Shipping Replacement Parts As Public Opinion Improves: Is The Worst Over?


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General Motors has begun shipping the parts needed to repair Chevrolet, Pontiac, and Saturn models affected by GM's high-profile "Switchgate" recall. That's good news for the company's marketing staff, who've been putting in long hours to minimize the recall's damage to GM's image and that of its four car brands....Read more

Study: Electric Car Shoppers Younger & Wealthier Than Hybrid Shoppers


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At first glance, you might think that hybrid and electric car shoppers would be cut from the same cloth, demographically speaking. But a new study from Experian Automotive suggests that the two are, in fact, quite different. MUST SEE: 50 Years Of The Ford Mustang: Video To reach that conclusion, Experian analyzed data ...Read more

2013-2014 Jaguar XF, XJ, XK Recalled (Plus Two 2014 Range Rover Evoques)


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JAGUAR RECALL Jaguar Land Rover North America has issued a recall for select 2013 and 2014 models of the Jaguar XJ, XF and XK. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the affected vehicles' toe links can become separated from the cars' subframe. That's important ...Read more

UAW Drops Fight For Re-Vote At Volkswagen's Tennessee Plant


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The United Auto Workers has thrown in the towel -- in Tennessee, at least. According to Reuters, the union has backed away from its high-profile attempt to overturn a recent vote against unionization at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, and many are wondering what this means for the future of the labor organization. B...Read more