While Tesla can sell cars in its Raleigh, North Carolina store, the DMV has ruled it cannot sell from a Charlotte showroom. People can look, but not buy. The DMV says local Charlotte auto dealers 'willing' to take over sales.
A Florida man who was caught using a signal jammer during commutes in an effort to stop drivers using their handsets has this week been hit with a $48,000 fine by the Federal Communications Commission.
Google has just announced plans for a brand new R&D center in the traditional home of the automotive industry. The Detroit facility will initially focus on readying the recently announced self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans.
Volvo has introduced the modular platform that will underpin its next compact models. Part of the 40-series family, the compacts will offer advanced hybrid and electric drivetrains, a stylish design, and a long list of high-tech features.
Bentlely could build a topless version of the Mulsanne after all. The catch is that just 20 examples would be built by hand by Bentley's in-house coach builder, and each one will cost well over $1 million.
Lexus is allegedly preparing to deep-six the CT and replace it with a compact crossover. The yet-unnamed soft-roader will be inspired by the LF-SA concept, and will use a gasoline-electric hybrid drivetrain.
'Fifth Gear' will not be renewed for another season, host Tiff Needell confirmed via Twitter. The show sprang from a brief cancellation of 'Top Gear' in 2001, and has largely stayed in the more popular BBC show's shadow.