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Fiat Chrysler recalls more than half a million Jeep Wranglers for off-road problem

Jeep Wranglers are built for offroad driving, but more than a half million are being recalled to fix an airbag problem when off-roading. The same problem arises with the roof or doors off, so if your model year is affected, get it fixed.
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German Transport commission questions emissions of GM and Fiat Chrysler cars

In a reflection of the times since the VW diesel scandal, the German Transport commission is investigating General Motors' Opel division and Fiat Chrysler. The commission and Opel differ on when it's OK to shut off an emission system.
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Where are you going this weekend? 10 rugged 4x4s that let you answer 'anywhere'

The body-on-frame SUV is slowly going extinct, but there are still several options for buyers looking to do some serious off-roading. From topless SUVs to luxurious land-yachts, these are the 10 best off-road vehicles on the market today.
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High-tech MTA buses with Wi-Fi are now rolling around New York City

We may have to wait for high-tech renovations to come to the subways of New York City, but the bus of the future is here already. On Tuesday, the MTA debuted its new line of tech-forward buses, featuring Wi-Fi and USB ports
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Suzuki's mileage road test mistakes prompt government investigation

Suzuki Motor Corporation executives apologized for improper testing. After re-testing resulted in the same fuel results, the company says it didn't cheat. The Japanese government is not pleased and wants more information.
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Uber’s self-driving Ford Fusion hybrids are cruising around the streets of Pittsburgh

Ride-hailing service Uber has begun testing its fleet of autonomous vehicles in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, according to local media. It's the first step in the company's effort to reduce its reliance on human drivers.
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Hyundai launching new fuel cell electric vehicle in early 2018

Hyundai Motor is launching its second-generation fuel cell vehicle (FCEV) in 2018. The vehicle will focus on increased driving range per tank. No details are available on technology changes or on wider availability.
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Google patents a ‘sticky’ car body that could save pedestrians in a collision

If you're ever unlucky enough to be hit by one of Google's self-driving cars, you could find yourself stuck to the hood. The company is apparently exploring the idea of a 'sticky car' as a safety feature to prevent additional injuries.
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Want Android Auto in your rust bucket? It’ll soon work independently via mobile app 2:30

Android Auto will soon be able to function as a stand-alone app, meaning you won’t need a new car to use it. In addition, Android Auto will add Waze, wireless connectivity, and automaker-specific apps in the coming months.
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Recapping day one at Google I/O 2016

Google I/O is almost upon us, and you can be sure to see more details on the upcoming version of Android N, Android VR, an Amazon Echo competitor, and more. The keynote begins at 10 a.m. P.T. on May 18 and will feature CEO Sundar Pichai.
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Company applies Netflix-like subscription model to cars, travel

Launching in Finland first, MaaS is getting ready to shake up conventional vehicle ownership and travel with subscription services. Rather than park, maintain, fuel, insure, and pay for cars, subscribers get transportation services.
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The Quail 2016 Preview: Lancia, Lola, Porsche, and more vintage hotness

Auto shows, historic races and auctions are all part of Monterey Car Week, yet apart from the Councours D’Elegance, The Quail is the most exciting event. Contemporary and vintage cars are arranged at The Quail Lodge in Carmel, California…