Volkswagen and its U.S. dealers reached a proposed settlement over grievances related to the carmaker's diesel emissions scandal. Under the plan, dealers will get cash payments and other compensation in return for not suing VW.
Uber still considers drivers independent contractors, but will offer app-driven retirement savings account as a benefit. The company promises no related fees for the first year and stresses the convenience of deposits by app.
Volvo Trucks has designed and built a one-off big rig called the Iron Knight for the sole purpose of setting speed records. The Iron Knight boasts an upgraded turbo diesel engine, and a lightweight cab.
From all the vehicle models in the world, why did the Google Self-Driving Car Project choose the Fiat Chrysler Pacifica as the perfect self-driving taxi? It's not because FCA wants to partner with a big player for autonomous car…
General Motors' Germany-based Opel division has announced plans to launch a re-badged Chevrolet Bolt called Ampera-e. Like the Bolt, the Ampera-e will be capable of driving for over 200 miles on a single charge.
Uber is planning to launch a self-driving taxi service in a few weeks but NuTonomy has beaten the ride-hailing company to it. Claiming to be the first service of its kind in the world, NuTonomy has six autonomous cabs tootling…
A new study by the World Energy Council shows that one in six new cars sold needs to be electric to meet new, stricter emissions standards. This means that governments and car manufacturers need to ramp up production immensely.
Fiat might turn the Miata-based 124 Spider into a coupe, according to British media outlets. The 124 Coupe will feature a fixed roof, but it's unclear whether it will boast traditional coupe proportions or a more fastback-like silhouette.