Toyota is updating the Prius c for the 2017 model year with tech features such as a lane departure warning system that improve safety. The model also receives a minor face-lift, and more standard equipment.
Lexus will continue its model offensive by introducing two new crossovers. The first will be an entry-level model aimed at the Mercedes-Benz GLA, and the second will be a longer version of the RX with seven seats.
More than 800,000 Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles have been recalled due to faulty Takata airbags in cars made in the United States and Canada. The airbags can expel bits of shrapnel, potentially causing injury or death.
On Thursday, Google announced the ability for users to book a ride with Uber (or another ride provider) directly from Google Maps. This latest feature is available now on both Android and iOS globally.
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has accused Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles of violating the Clean Air Act by selling non-compliant, diesel-powered light trucks. FCA disagrees with the EPA's accusations.
Uber introduced Calendar Shortcuts, which looks at upcoming events on your calendar and lets you pick a destination based on entries. The feature is available for iOS, with Android support coming soon.