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March 4, 2024 at 6:22 PM

Fast car, slow return: Ferrari stolen in 1995 from a Formula One driver is recovered by UK police

British police have recovered a Ferrari stolen from Formula One driver Gerhard Berger in Italy almost three decades ago
March 4, 2024 at 6:22 PM
Ferrari stolen in 1995 from a Formula One driver is recovered by U.K. police
March 3, 2024 at 5:17 PM

Waymo approved to expand robotaxi service to LA

Waymo has been approved to expand its driverless taxi service to Los Angeles while concerns mount over self-driving cars and vehicle safety.
March 3, 2024 at 5:17 PM
Waymo approved to expand robotaxi service to LA
March 2, 2024 at 5:29 PM

Ritzy parties, billion-dollar auctions: 2 events are changing the car hobby

Two major car events are taking place the same weekend in Florida.
March 2, 2024 at 5:29 PM
How these 2 events are trying to save car culture in the US
February 29, 2024 at 7:55 PM

Chrysler recalling more than 330,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees due to steering wheel issue

Chrysler is recalling more than 330,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees because of a steering wheel issue that may cause drivers to lose control of their vehicles
February 29, 2024 at 7:55 PM
February 29, 2024 at 1:51 PM

Ford electric vehicle owners can now charge on Tesla's network, but they'll need an adapter first

Owners of Ford electric vehicles can now use much of Tesla’s charging network in the U.S. and Canada, but there’s a hitch
February 29, 2024 at 1:51 PM
Ford EV owners can now charge on Tesla's network, but they'll need an adapter first
February 27, 2024 at 7:51 PM

Toyota recalling 381,000 Tacoma pickups because parts can fall off rear axles, increasing crash risk

Toyota is recalling about 381,000 Tacoma midsize pickup trucks in the U.S. because a part can separate from the rear axle, increasing the risk of a crash
February 27, 2024 at 7:51 PM
Toyota recalling 381,000 Tacoma pickups because parts can fall off rear axles
February 25, 2024 at 5:17 PM

Electric school buses finally make headway, but hurdles still stand

Fewer than 1% of the nearly half million school buses on the roads in the U.S. ran on electricity as of the end of 2023, even though this kind of clean bus has been available for years
February 25, 2024 at 5:17 PM
Electric school buses finally make headway, but hurdles still stand
February 24, 2024 at 12:54 AM

Teens broke into a Wisconsin luxury dealership and drove off with 9 cars worth $583,000, police say

Police say a group of teenagers believed from the Chicago area broke into a luxury car dealership in Wisconsin and drove off with nine vehicles worth more than a half-million dollars
February 24, 2024 at 12:54 AM
February 22, 2024 at 8:14 PM

Toyota recalls 280,000 pickups and SUVs because transmissions can deliver power even when in neutral

Toyota is recalling about 280,000 pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S. The recall is to fix a transmission problem that can let the vehicles creep forward while in neutral
February 22, 2024 at 8:14 PM
February 21, 2024 at 3:50 PM

Ford and UAW reach local contract agreement at Kentucky Truck plant, averting threat of a strike

Ford Motor Co. and the United Auto Workers union have reached a tentative agreement on a local contract at the company’s most profitable factory, averting the threat of a strike
February 21, 2024 at 3:50 PM
Ford, UAW reach contract agreement at Kentucky Truck plant, averting strike threat
February 21, 2024 at 2:19 PM

'The door is open': How 2 Black GM employees are working to boost diversity in the auto industry

"Do not let obstacles be roadblocks," said Dom Lester, a chief engineer at General Motors.
February 21, 2024 at 2:19 PM
GM engineer sets example for fellow minorities
February 21, 2024 at 4:25 AM

2 Black GM workers share their experiences in the automotive industry

"Do not let obstacles be roadblocks," said GM chief engineer Dom Lester.
February 21, 2024 at 4:25 AM
2 Black GM workers share their experiences in the automotive industry
February 9, 2024 at 5:52 PM

Why 2024 may be the best year to buy a new car or truck

More automakers are offering deep discounts to move inventory.
February 9, 2024 at 5:52 PM
Why 2024 may be the best year to buy a new car or truck
February 9, 2024 at 3:43 AM

Experts weigh in on why there are so many car recalls

The near-daily headlines warning of a recall amount to more than an eye-catching coincidence.
February 9, 2024 at 3:43 AM
Experts weigh in on why there are so many car recalls
February 8, 2024 at 5:29 PM

What to know about Parent PLUS loan forgiveness

ABC News' Alexis Christoforous reports on options to pay Parent PLUS loans and electric vehicle tax breaks in today's "Ask Alexis."
February 8, 2024 at 5:29 PM
What to know about Parent PLUS loan forgiveness
1 month ago

Toyota warns 50,000 drivers to stop driving over airbag issue

Models include the 2003-2004 Corolla, Corolla Matrix and 2004-2005 Rav 4, with Toyota citing an issue with the age of the airbags that could cause injury or death to drivers and passengers.
1 month ago
Toyota warns 50,000 drivers to stop driving over airbag issue
1 month ago

Car insurance rates have soared 36% since 2020. Here’s why.

The rate increases coincided with a jump in the price of cars and auto repairs.
1 month ago
Car insurance rates have soared 36% since 2020. Here’s why.
1 month ago

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm is confident more Americans will love electric vehicles

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm sat down with ABC News to discuss Americans' concerns over electric vehicles.
1 month ago
'Political nonsense' about electric vehicles will 'die down,' energy secretary says
1 month ago

US energy secretary on how to get more Americans excited about EVs

Sec. Jennifer Granholm says falling prices on EVs will help boost sales.
1 month ago
US energy secretary on how to get more Americans excited about EVs
1 month ago

Ford, Kia recall vehicles

Ford is recalling nearly 2 million Explorers from 2011 to 2019, while Kia is recalling 101,000 vehicles for similar problems with roof molding.
1 month ago
Ford, Kia recall vehicles
1 month ago

Ford cuts back on EV truck production

The automaker claimed that lower sales of its F-150 Lightning have slowed and it will move 1,400 workers to gas engine vehicles.
1 month ago
Ford cuts back on EV truck production
2 months ago

What to know about a proposed Wisconsin tax on electric vehicle chargers

The number of electric vehicles registered in Wisconsin has exploded in recent years.
2 months ago
What to know about a proposed Wisconsin tax on electric vehicle chargers
2 months ago

What to know about a proposed Wisconsin tax on electric vehicle chargers

The measure aims to expand Wisconsin's network of EV charging stations.
2 months ago
Why Wisconsin may start taxing EV chargers
2 months ago

DOT announces $623 million in grants to support EV charging infrastructure

The grants will support 47 projects in 22 states and Puerto Rico.
2 months ago
DOT announces $623M for EV charging infrastructure
2 months ago

Automotive tech trends in the new year

ABC News’ Danny New explains how your car could soon change color on demand or even buy your food.
2 months ago
Automotive tech trends in the new year
2 months ago

Electric vehicle sales are slowing. No need for panic yet, insiders say.

EV sales slowed down in 2023. Will the trend reverse this year?
2 months ago
Here's why electric vehicle sales are slowing, experts say
2 months ago

Cybertruck arrives, manual mania and a hybrid renaissance: The biggest surprises in autos for 2023

The trends that shook up the automotive industry in 2023.
2 months ago
Manual mania, Cybertruck's arrival: 5 shockers in the auto industry
2 months ago

Honda and Toyota recall nearly 4 million vehicles combined

The recall involves 2017 to 2020 Hondas and Acura models and 15 different Toyota models from 2020 and 2021.
2 months ago
Honda and Toyota recall nearly 4 million vehicles combined
3 months ago

Tesla recalls 2 million vehicles over autopilot safety issue, government agency says

Tesla will release a software update for the cars.
3 months ago
Tesla recalls 2 million vehicles over autopilot safety issue, government agency says
3 months ago

Tesla to recall more than 2 million cars

The recall is due to an issue with the Autopilot feature and comes after a two-year investigation by the NHTSA into a series of crashes.
3 months ago
Tesla to recall more than 2 million cars
3 months ago

Sales of gas-powered sports cars skyrocket before automakers go electric

Powerful, gas-guzzling engines are now scorned by an industry that's quickly replacing them with four cylinders or electric motors.
3 months ago
Big engines sell out as automakers discontinue them
3 months ago

How car buyers can protect themselves against odometer scams

New data shows there are 2.1 million cars on American roads with odometers that have been rolled back, up 14% from a year ago, according to Carfax.
3 months ago
How car buyers can protect themselves against odometer scams
3 months ago

New ‘Cyber Trucks’ released by Tesla

The first futuristic style vehicle has been released to only a dozen customers and their new all-wheel drive feature is said to be coming next year.
3 months ago
New ‘Cyber Trucks’ released by Tesla
3 months ago

Electric vehicles vs. gas cars

Electric vehicles are shown to be far less reliable than gas cars, according to a new study.
3 months ago
Electric vehicles vs. gas cars
3 months ago

Autoworkers at Tesla, BMW and more move to join UAW, union says

Thousands of employees at 13 non-union automakers -- including Tesla, Toyota, BMW and Nissan -- have moved to join the United Auto Workers, according to the union.
3 months ago
Autoworkers at Tesla, BMW and more move to join UAW, union says
3 months ago

What to know about the Tesla Cybertruck ahead of its delivery event

The company will make the first deliveries of the Cybertruck on Thursday.
3 months ago
What to know about the Tesla Cybertruck ahead of its delivery event
3 months ago

First Tesla Cybertruck deliveries to be made Thursday

The original Cybertruck prototype was revealed four years ago.
3 months ago
First Tesla Cybertruck deliveries to be made Thursday
3 months ago

Honda recalls up to 300,000 cars

The cars being recalled are missing a piece in the seat belt apparatus.
3 months ago
Honda recalls up to 300,000 cars
3 months ago

Drivers thankful for lower gas prices ahead of Thanksgiving

The average cost for a gallon of regular gasoline is hovering around $3.29.
3 months ago
Drivers thankful for lower gas prices ahead of Thanksgiving
3 months ago

What motivates Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton

Seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton spoke to ABC News ahead of the Las Vegas Grand Prix.
3 months ago
Lewis Hamilton talks pressure of winning record 8th Formula One world championship
4 months ago

Amazon hits the gas on new deal with Hyundai

The e-commerce giant's deal with the car maker will give consumers the chance to purchase a car online with the option of having it delivered or picking it up.
4 months ago
Amazon hits the gas on new deal with Hyundai
4 months ago

UAW members ratify deal with General Motors

Members of the United Auto Workers voted to ratify a contract with General Motors, marking the first of the Big 3 U.S. carmakers to conclude its weekslong strike.
4 months ago
UAW members ratify deal with General Motors
4 months ago

Logan Sargeant gears up for Las Vegas Grand Prix

"GMA" co-anchor Michael Strahan shows off his driving skills by racing the Formula One driver on the go-kart track.
4 months ago
Logan Sargeant gears up for Las Vegas Grand Prix
4 months ago

Amazon partners with Hyundai to sell cars to customers

Automakers such as Hyundai are partnering with Amazon to allow customers to buy cars on the retail giant’s site.
4 months ago
Amazon partners with Hyundai to sell cars to customers
4 months ago

Meet the women of the F1 Academy

The female drivers are breaking barriers and speeding past stereotypes, paving the way for women in the sport.
4 months ago
Meet the women of the F1 Academy
4 months ago

Las Vegas kicks off glamorous F1 weekend

For the first time ever, Formula One drivers will be racing down the famous Vegas Strip.
4 months ago
Las Vegas kicks off glamorous F1 weekend
4 months ago

Fan experience at Formula One Las Vegas Grand Prix

"GMA" sponsor T-Mobile gives fans a front row seat to the excitement of the Las Vegas Grand Prix.
4 months ago
 Fan experience at Formula One Las Vegas Grand Prix
4 months ago

Amazon to start selling cars in 2024

Customers will be able to purchase Hyundais through the Amazon website starting next year and choose a time to either pick it up or have it be delivered by a local dealership.
4 months ago
Amazon to start selling cars in 2024
4 months ago

F1 comes to Las Vegas

The biggest race of the year for Formula One is taking place in Sin City.
4 months ago
F1 comes to Las Vegas
4 months ago

Formula 1’s big gamble in Vegas

Racing’s big event has transformed Sin City, kicking off with a star-studded event Thursday night. ABC News’ Lionel Moise takes a look.
4 months ago
Formula 1’s big gamble in Vegas