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Ford’s Fully Self-Driving Car (No Steering Wheel, Gas or Brake Pedals) Will Be Here in 2021

Talk about a bold statement and commitment. Ford Motor Company President and CEO Mark Fields announced that the Dearborn, Michigan automaker will offer fully autonomous vehicles for…

States with Toughest Enforcement Rules on DUIs

Drunk driving results in 10,000 deaths, more than one million arrests, and over $40 billion in economic damage each year. An analysis of the enforcement rules in…

Best Car Lease Deals August 2016

It won’t be long before the kids head back to school and summer vacations are a thing of the past. In the meantime, however, there’s lots to…

Mercedes-Benz Yanks Drive Pilot Ads for 2017 E-Class After Consumer Group Backlash

Shortly after consumer groups wrote a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging that it force Mercedes-Benz to pull ads for its 2017 E-Class that depict…

Tesla-Solar City, Uber-Didi Chuxing Mergers

The automotive world is abuzz – well, some parts of it, anyway – with the news of two major mergers just announced. Tesla, the clean energy carmaker,…

Got $8,000 to Spend? 10 Best Used Cars Under $8K – Kelley Blue Book

With the average new car purchase price hovering near $34,000, many consumers in the market for a car aren’t exactly rushing out to plunk down that much…

Pokémon Go and Driver Distraction: A Case of the Obvious No

There are many strange preoccupations humans engage in, some of which are peculiar, while others are clearly designed to feed an addiction of sorts. The latter applies…

Jaguar Land Rover Technology Allows Driverless 4x4s to Safely Navigate Off-Road

If you’re a little bored by the reports of autonomous car testing that’s strictly confined to pavement, the kind of research, development and testing that Jaguar Land…

Consumer Reports Slams Tesla’s Autopilot: “Too Much Autonomy Too Soon”

The recent apparent failure of the semi-autonomous driving feature called Autopilot in a Tesla Model S that resulted in a fatality in Florida has focused public and…

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