An auto industry magazine has named the 2016 Chevrolet Volt its "Green Car of the Year."
Volkswagen will cut its spending by 1 billion euros ($1.07 billion) next year and "strictly prioritize" investments as it shores up its finances to deal with its emissions-rigging scandal.
Automakers are showing off in California because it's a hot market. It leads other states in new vehicle sales, according to IHS Automotive, and sales there are expected to hit their highest level in a decade this year.
Cars and trucks from the 2008 model year or older that were originally sold or registered in high humidity areas along the U.S. Gulf Coast are getting top priority for repairs as the government commences the massive Takata air bag inflator recall.
A lawyer representing the driver of the double-decker tourist bus that careened out of control through downtown San Francisco recounted a harrowing tale Tuesday of a "catastrophic" mechanical failure.
A California police officer made a traffic stop but wrote no ticket. There was no one actually driving the car.
Hustling to bring cars that drive themselves to a road near you, Google finds itself somewhere that has frustrated many before: Waiting on the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Kia is recalling more than 256,000 Soul compact SUVs in the U.S. because the steering could fail.
Car buyers will reap good deals for a longer time, analysts say, as automakers battle to hold or increase their share of what likely will be record U.S. auto sales this year. Savings can run in the thousands of dollars.
Parking tickets can be paid with donations of canned food instead of cash during a monthlong "Food for Fines" program in Lexington, Kentucky.