No, You Can't Drive Better Than An Autonomous Car


The Car Connection 141 Views
Some people are happy about the slow, steady arrival of self-driving cars. Others are terrified. But in one new survey, people on both sides of the divide say that they're unlikely to let autonomous cars do all the driving, despite humankind's demonstrated penchant for accidents. The survey was conducted by the folks ...Read more

Yes, Shoppers Believe That GM Has Changed, But They're Still Unsure About Quality


The Car Connection 418 Views
Last December, General Motors turned a corner. The U.S. government sold its last shares of GM stock, officially ending GM's highly publicized bailout, and to mark the occasion, GM announced a new CEO, Mary Barra, the first woman to helm a major automaker. Barra's first few months in the corner office haven't been easy,...Read more

Are The Music Hard Drives In Your Car Illegal? (The Music Industry Says "Yes")


Motor Authority 2,201 Views
The music industry ain't what it used to be. The days of dastardly contracts, ruthless chart dominance, and many, many dollars are gone, thanks to the internet and the industry's stubborn unwillingness to adapt to it. The only things that remain the same are (a) the music industry's greed and (b) its litigiousness...Read more

2014-2015 Fiat 500L Recalled After Tests Show That Airbags May Improperly Deploy


The Car Connection 502 Views
Chrysler has issued a recall for 2014 and 2015 models of the Fiat 500L. According to a statement from the automaker, the recall affects nearly 30,000 vehicles -- 25,500 in the U.S., and another 4,000 registered in Canada. ALSO SEE: IIHS Small Car Crash Test Results: MINI Earns The Only 'Good'; Fiat, Nissan, Mazda Grad...Read more

IIHS Small Car Crash Test Results: MINI Earns The Only 'Good'; Fiat, Nissan, Mazda Graded 'Poor'


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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released results from another round of crash tests. If the test cars were kids and the IIHS' grades were coming from an elementary school teacher, some would be grounded for a week. One would be shipped off to reform school. The test subject were all small cars -- specific...Read more