IIHS: Lane departure warning, blind spot detection reduce crashes

Lane departure warning and blind spot detection systems significantly prevent crashes, according to two new IIHS studies.

Audi to pad nameplates with more numbers

Beginning with the launch of the redesigned A8 sedan this year, Audi is adding a two-digit subdesignation to 2018 models to delineate respective power output, regardless of the makeup of the powertrain.

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Fiat Chrysler considers Maserati, Alfa spinoffs to boost value, report says

Fiat Chrysler is considering spinning off Maserati and Alfa Romeo as well as its components operations as it seeks to focus on mass-market cars to make FCA more attractive for a potential combination, Bloomberg reported.