Automakers urge new EPA chief to withdraw Obama CO2 rules
A trade association representing GM, Toyota, Volkswagen and nine other automakers on Tuesday asked new EPA's new chief to withdraw an Obama administration decision to lock in vehicle emission rules through 2025.
3-point belts protect middle seat riders, study finds
Three-point seat belts are effective at reducing fatalities for center rear seat passengers in cars and light trucks, a study shows. The benefit is more dramatic in passenger cars than in light trucks or SUVs.
Waymo cries foul over self-drive legislation
Distracted driving defies global enforcement efforts
Texting and driving bans and fines worldwide
Feds don't need new powers over self-driving cars
Carmakers' plea for fuel economy review sets stage for showdown
Automakers enjoying lucrative sales of trucks and SUVs are hoping President Donald Trump makes good on his vows to deregulate. Environmental groups are saying fuel efficiency standards won’t be watered down without a legal challenge.
Dozen $4 million supercars recalled along with 5,900 Lamborghinis
The dozen owners of Lamborghini Venenos -- an ultra-rare supercar that cost $4 million and up -- will be receiving some bad news via registered mail: their Italian dream machines are being recalled along with 5,900 other Lamborghinis around the world.