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New Yorkers can now schedule Uber pickups

New Yorkers can now schedule an Uber to arrive sometime in the future.

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Volkswagen faces $9 billion legal headache

Volkswagen investors are demanding more than $9 billion in damages for the losses they sustained as a result of the automaker's huge diesel emissions scandal.

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New Tesla software to prevent hot car deaths

So far this year, 31 children died after being trapped inside parked cars on hot days, according to the group

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US government releases safety guidelines for self-driving cars

The federal government is paving the way for self-driving vehicles to become commonplace on U.S roads.

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Americans waste $2 billion a year on premium gas

Americans wasted over $2 billion last year putting expensive premium gasoline into cars that don't need it, the automobile ownership group AAA said Tuesday.

Most car engines in America are designed to run on regular gasoline and, despite the superior-...

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East Coast faces gas shortages after pipeline leak

A leak has caused the closure of a crucial pipeline that carries gasoline to the eastern United States, a disruption that threatens to drive up prices and leave service stations without fuel to sell.

Chevy unveils 2017 Bolt electric car

Chevrolet via CNN

Chevy Bolt to cost $30,000 after tax break

The Chevrolet Bolt is strategically priced to come in just under $30,000 -- sort of.

General Motors announced that its new all-electric car will cost $37,495. There's a $7,500 federal credit for purchasing an electric vehicle, which means the Bolt wil...

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World's fastest VW Beetle goes 205 mph

The world's fastest Volkswagen Beetle went a record 205 miles per hour at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats on Sept. 12.

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Chrysler recalls 1.9 million vehicles over defects

Chrysler is recalling 1.9 million cars and SUVs over airbag and seat belt defects linked to three deaths.

The defects could prevent air-bags and automatic seat-belt tighteners from being deployed properly in crashes, Fiat Chrysler said. It did not dis...

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Ford fact checks Trump: We will be here forever

Ford has a message to Donald Trump: We're not going anywhere.

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A $350,000 luxury condo ... for your car

There's a luxury condo building planned for Miami that will offer 24-hour security, climate-controlled units, a members-only social club and concierge services.

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Uber via CNN

What it feels like to sit behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber

About 20 minutes into my ride in a self-driving Uber, I got a nonchalant offer: Did I want to sit behind the wheel?


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