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What It Takes to Turn a Vintage F-16 2019-11-19 06:00:00The US Air Force is resurrecting old fighter jets from a boneyard in Arizona as moving targets for live-fire exercises in the Gulf of Mexico.

Ford's Electric Mustang, A Gadget-Stealing Hack, and More 2019-11-18 18:13:27Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

The Real ID Is Nearly Here, and You 2019-11-18 08:00:00Next October, the TSA will stop accepting standard driver's licenses as ID. Here’s how to get the Real ID—and why some people hate the id

How Ford Created the Mach-E, Its Fully Electric 2019-11-17 21:30:00The Mach-E, Ford's first serious attempt at a zero emissions car, came to life in a two-year sprint to catch up with an electrifying industry.

Uber’s Mistakes, 'Ford v Ferrari,' and More Car 2019-11-17 21:30:00Plus: The deadly design flaws of the B-17 Flying Fortress and a sneaky cat swap.

'Ford v Ferrari' Overlooks the Best Part of 2019-11-15 07:00:00It's a good time, but it skips the feats of engineering that made 1966's historic 24 Hours of Le Mans race possible.

The Uber CEO's Mistaken Notion of What a 2019-11-11 20:58:13Attention Dara Khosrowshahi: The killing of a woman in Arizona by your company's self-driving car is not a "mistake."

The Failure of Uber's Self-Driving Car, Polestar's Debut, 2019-11-10 09:00:00Plus, a call to require helmets for cyclists, Paris battles e-scooters, and more. 

Electric Cars—and Irrationality—Just Might Save the Stick Shift 2019-11-09 08:00:00Some people are so passionate about doing their own shifting, they keep manual transmissions in cars converted to run on electric power.

Bike Safety Means Having New Lanes and Helmet 2019-11-08 09:07:03A government panel wants officials to build better cycling infrastructure, but its call to mandate helmets is already rankling cycling advocates. 

Paris Ends an E-Scooter Melee With New Rules 2019-11-08 08:00:00France is moving to crack down on scooter sharing, but questions linger about how micromobility affects cities and citizens.

A Mind-Boggling Uber Oversight, a Firefox Scam, and 2019-11-06 17:42:50Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Automotive News Breaking

GM, Isuzu build diesel engine component plant in New! 2019-11-21 15:39:04The investment in the 251,000-square-foot Brookville facility in Ohio will create 100 jobs. Construction will be completed by the end of 2020.

UAW to name new president as corruption probe New! 2019-11-21 14:00:15The union's constitution calls for its International Executive Board to meet and vote on a new president following the resignation of Gary Jones. A U

GM recalls 640,000 pickups that could cause carpet New! 2019-11-21 11:50:44General Motors is recalling more than 640,000 pickups that could cause a fire when seat belt pretensioners deploy during a crash.

BMW, Daimler, VW fined nearly $111 million in New! 2019-11-21 07:55:24Germany's cartel authority said the automakers unlawfully coordinated on the prices they paid for steel from suppliers.

VW sees mild growth for China auto market New! 2019-11-21 07:53:44Volkswagen has been one of the strongest performing automakers in China this year, having launched eight locally produced SUVs since the last quarter

BMW places battery cell orders worth more than New! 2019-11-21 07:38:55BMW has extended its battery cell contracts with China's CATL and Samsung SDI of South Korea as it expands the electrification of its product li

Tesla wants to challenge Detroit with electric pickup New! 2019-11-21 07:31:13As Elon Musk pushes to take a bite of Detroit's profits, Ford and General Motors are gearing up to challenge Tesla more directly with new offerings s

FCA to recall nearly 700,000 SUVs for electrical New! 2019-11-21 07:16:35The worldwide recall covers certain 2011-13 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs. FCA said it's unaware of any injuries or accidents related to

Mercedes-Maybach GLS SUV comes to U.S. next year New! 2019-11-21 07:00:00The new Mercedes-Maybach GLS, based on the all-new third-generation GLS platform, would be the most expensive passenger vehicle made in America.

IIHS prepares a new, higher-speed side crash test 2019-11-21 00:01:01The new side impact research tests run at 37 mph instead of the current 31 mph, resulting in 42 percent more impact energy, IIHS said.

Jones resigns as UAW president, report says 2019-11-20 16:44:08News of Gary Jones' decision to resign came shortly after the UAW's International Executive Board voted unanimously at an emergency meeting to seek

China's Byton gets licenses to sell M-Byte EV 2019-11-20 16:35:46If all goes as planned, Byton will be able to sell and lease directly to customers in California and online to customers in other states.

Motor Trend

The Hyundai Vision T Concept Is Pretty Much 2019-11-20 12:40:57The Hyundai Vision T concept debuting at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show previews the production version of the upcoming Tucson SUV, and also offers a

Face-Lifted 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Gets HUGE EV Range 2019-11-20 12:40:33When the Hyundai Ioniq model line first rolled out for the 2017 model year, the compact hatchback became the first vehicle to be offered with three le

We Drive Hyundai’s Mid-Engine Supercar Concept! The Veloster 2019-11-20 12:40:05With the decade coming to a close, we can look back at a steady climb from bargain-basement econoboxes, built under license from Mitsubishi, to Hyunda

2020 Audi RS Q8 First Look: Is This 2019-11-20 10:00:55We haven’t driven the 2020 Audi RS Q8 yet, but we can tell you it’s fast. As we’ve already reported, the RS Q8 is the fastest produc

Surprise! 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime is a 302-HP 2019-11-20 00:05:45With the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime, Toyota is extending the Prius’ “Prime” plug-in brand to its SUV lineup. But fear not, the bigger ba

2021 Lincoln Corsair Grand Touring: The Plug-In-Hybrid One 2019-11-20 00:01:44Lincoln is amplifying its plug-in-hybrid strategy—and doubling its number of entries to two!—with the introduction of the all-new 2021 Cor

2020 Nissan Sentra First Look: Compact Sedan Inherits 2019-11-19 23:00:26The redesigned 2020 Nissan Sentra officially debuted on the eve of the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show, and as you can see the compact has shed its bu

Revealed! The 2021 Aston Martin DBX Aims to 2019-11-19 23:00:22The wraps are finally off the auto industry’s worst-kept secret–the 2021 Aston Martin DBX. And, on paper at least, the storied British spo

2020 Audi E-Tron Sportback First Look: The E-Tron 2019-11-19 21:15:21Audi expands its E-Tron electric vehicle family with the 2020 E-Tron Sportback, a sexy fastback electric crossover for five people that will hit our s

See the Stunning 2021 Lexus LC 500 V-8 2019-11-19 21:00:46In an automotive world that includes far too few convertibles, Lexus is reentering the segment by slicing the top off its raffish and rip-snorting lon

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E: How the Electric SUV 2019-11-18 12:09:45The debate will rage for a while: whether Ford’s new electric crossover should be part of the Mustang family. Outrage over Chevy attaching the B

Pawn Stars’ Rick Harrison Daily-Drives a Ford F-150 2019-11-18 04:00:14Quick Stats: Rick Harrison, Pawn Stars Daily Driver: 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor (Rick’s rating: 10 on a scale of 1 to 10) Other cars: See below Favo

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LA Show: Lexus launches another convertible 2019-11-20 11:27:00Toyota's premium brand Lexus launched its LC500 flagship convertible at the Los Angeles show.

LA Show: VW''s seventh ID concept 2019-11-20 10:44:00Volkswagen revealed the seventh concept car of its new all electric ID. family on the eve of the LA auto show.

Continental announces plant closures 2019-11-20 09:56:00Continental has announced a restructuring to its manufacturing footprint over the next decade as it says an accelerated transition to electric mobilit

LA Show: Toyota unveils plug in RAV4 2019-11-20 08:41:00Toyota has launched its long-awaited plug in hybrid RAV4 crossover at the Los Angeles auto show, with a full hybrid system output of 302bhp/225kW.

China to lead global propylene oxide capacity additions 2019-11-20 08:15:00China is set to drive capacity growth in the global propylene oxide (PO) industry from planned and announced projects between 2019 and 2023, contribut

Aptiv completes gabocom acquisition 2019-11-20 07:24:00Saying the move "builds upon its strong track record of bolt-on acquisitions", Aptiv, self-described as "mobility's leading software and syst

Aston Martin launches DBX SUV 2019-11-20 06:27:00Luxury sports car maker Aston Martin is entering a new segment with its Wales-made DBX luxury crossover, which is now on sale.

VW launches two natural gas fuelled car carriers 2019-11-20 05:32:00Volkswagen Group Logistics claims to be the first company to use two car freighters powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) in overseas traffic.

BlackBerry to power Arrival's Generation 2.0 intelligent electric 2019-11-20 05:12:00BlackBerry Limited and electric vehicle company Arrival Ltd. have announced today that Arrival's intelligent, autonomous-ready commercial vehicles wi

Mitsubishi US workers leave L.A. for Nashville country 2019-11-20 05:06:00Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA), which claims to be the fastest-growing Asian brand in the US for a second consecutive year, is the latest

Nikola removes binder material and current collectors from 2019-11-19 12:13:00Phoenix, Arizona-based Nikola Corporation claims its new battery has a record energy density of 1,100 watt-hours per kilogram on the material level an

'Jake Brake' maker launches European production 2019-11-19 11:27:00Jacobs Vehicle Systems (of 'Jake Brake' fame), the manufacturer of heavy duty diesel engine retarding and valve actuation systems, recently shipped

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