Hacked Jeep Cherokee exposes weak underbelly of high-tech cars
6:49 am U.S. ET | July 31, 2015
The Jeep Cherokee brought to a halt by hackers last week exposed wireless networks as the weakest link in high-tech vehicles, underscoring the need...
German carmakers near $3 billion deal for Nokia's maps, report says
3:52 pm U.S. ET | July 31, 2015
A group of German luxury-car makers including BMW are close to sealing the purchase of Nokia Oyj's digital-maps business for about 2.
Toyota holds Apple, Google at bay with Telenav navigation deal
4:34 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2015
Toyota will turn to a little-known company instead of Apple or Google to provide navigation and phone connectivity, as it seeks to maintain control...
GM's OnStar app can be hacked, reseacher says
2:33 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2015
A researcher is advising drivers to halt the use of a mobile app for General Motors' OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit...
BMW drivers collect $1,000 to delay charging i3 in Calif. pilot
10:19 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2015
In a new pilot program, a California utility is paying drivers of BMW electric cars to delay charging their vehicles when the power grid is under...
Delphi to buy cabling supplier for $1.7 billion to boost connectivity business
5:29 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2015
Delphi agreed to buy cabling company HellermannTyton Group in a $1.
Tech is a key for new-car marketing, study says
12:50 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2015
Targeting techies is an important marketing strategy for automakers, according to a new study from J.D. Power. The company's 2015 U.S.
VW rolls out crash avoidance with '16 lineup
6:00 pm U.S. ET | July 29, 2015
Volkswagen, catching up to its luxury siblings, will offer sensor-based safety features across nearly its entire U.S. lineup for model year 2016.
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