Toyota plans long-range, fast-charging electric cars, paper says

Toyota is working on an electric car that will use solid-state batteries to significantly increase driving range and reduce charging time, a Japanese newspaper reported.

UPDATED: 7/24/17 5:03 pm ET - adds details
Consumer group raises alarm about rollback of mpg targets

The Consumer Federation of America released data it says show that the value of fuel savings from higher mpg outweighs the added cost of vehicles with fuel-saving technology.

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