Help your teen drive better

Published: June 3, 2015

In recent years there have been a spate of defensive driving programs specifically designed for the teenage driver. In addition to showing teens how to deal with a skid, many show the effects of distracted driving as well.

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Texas snubs Tesla as clock runs out on direct-sales bill: What about the Hyperloop and Gigafactory? - Published: June 3, 2015

Tesla's string of recent victories in states like Maryland and New Jersey has been broken by Texas' dealership network -- a network that retains considerable power in rural areas where excitement about battery electric vehicles remains muted.

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Numerous vehicle redesigns delayed at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [Report] - Published: June 3, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ five-year strategy announcement made a year ago may have been a little too ambitious as we’re already starting to hear about possible delays of a number of key vehicle redesigns.

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Kitten rescued from Tesla Model S electric car motor [Video] - Published: June 3, 2015

Over the weekend, John Griswell, of Austin, Texas, had a feral kitten take up residence in the motor compartment of his Tesla Model S.

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Recalls recap: Manufacturers on this week’s list include BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Mitsubishi, Saab, Subaru - Published: June 2, 2015

In case you missed it: Vehicle recalls that came across our desk this week.

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk coming, may offer Hellcat engine - Published: June 2, 2015

When might we see the new Grand Cherokee Trackhawk? Most likely later this year when the Grand Cherokee is due to receive a major update.

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EPA proposes lower increases for ethanol in gasoline - Published: June 2, 2015

A new EPA proposal calls for lowering the required amount of ethanol by more than 4 billion gallons for 2015, and a further 3 billion gallons in 2016.

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Subaru adds to EyeSight safety system in 2016 Outback, Legacy - Published: June 2, 2015

Yes, it’s true that both were fully redesigned this past year. Yet some upgrades to these models’ EyeSight active-safety systems, as well as new Starlink services, add a bit more appeal to the 2016 models.

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Fab Features: Cool features that have gone mainstream - Published: June 1, 2015

Here are a few of high-end faves that are starting to make their way into more mainstream vehicles.

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U.S. road deaths are falling, but here's where they're on the rise - Published: June 1, 2015

he projected reduction in U.S. road fatalities is less than a tenth of a percent from 2013’s final figure of 32,719, and the U.S. remains one of the most dangerous countries for road fatalities.

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Watch out: Driver fined for changing songs via Apple Watch - Published: June 1, 2015

The Apple Watch isn't even available in stores yet—only early adopters who preordered have one—and a Canadian man has already been ticketed for using it while driving.

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