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Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple
Carmakers Join Forces in Europe to Make Electrics Widespread
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Carmakers Join Forces in Europe to Make Electrics Widespread

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

By David McHugh and Geir Moulson |
A group of major automakers plans to open hundreds of fast-charging stations for electric cars in Europe in coming years and use a common plug technology in what they hope will be ...

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

By Jari Tanner | Nov 22
Volvo Cars said Monday it will sell tens of thousands of self-driving cars to Uber, which is expanding to become an operator and owner of its own car fleet.

Tesla to Enter Trucking Business with New Electric Semi

Tesla to Enter Trucking Business with New Electric Semi

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 20
After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs - and, more recently, solar panels - Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: Big trucks.

California May Limit Liability of Self-Driving Carmakers

California May Limit Liability of Self-Driving Carmakers

By Michael Liedtke | Nov 19
California regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help makers of self-driving cars avoid paying for accidents and other trouble.

Electric Trucks Emerging but Still Have A Long Haul

Electric Trucks Emerging but Still Have A Long Haul

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 18
Electric trucks are having a moment in the spotlight, but they won't replace diesel-powered trucks in big numbers until they overcome costs and other limitations.

Edmunds: How to Shop for Car Deals on Black Friday

Edmunds: How to Shop for Car Deals on Black Friday

By Matt Jones, Edmunds | Nov 16
Black Friday has become one of the single best days of the year to buy a car. According to Edmunds research, 15 percent of total November car sales take place on Black Friday weekend.