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February 8, 2023, 1:45 PM

Edmunds: Car shopping trends and tips for 2023

Shopping for a new or used car over the last few years has become a frustrating and expensive undertaking
February 8, 2023, 1:45 PM
February 7, 2023, 2:54 PM

German court rejects climate lawsuit against automaker BMW

A German court has rejected a lawsuit by environmental campaigners seeking to force automaker BMW to stop selling combustion engine vehicles by 2030
February 7, 2023, 2:54 PM
February 6, 2023, 2:09 PM

Renault, Nissan reboot auto alliance for post-Ghosn era

Automakers Renault and Nissan on Monday formalized their reboot of a relationship that had grown rocky
February 6, 2023, 2:09 PM
Renault, Nissan boards agree to equalize mutual stakes
February 4, 2023, 1:09 AM

US tells owners to park old Hondas until air bags are fixed

Honda and the U.S. government are urging owners of about 8,200 older vehicles not to drive them until dangerous air bag inflators are replaced
February 4, 2023, 1:09 AM
February 3, 2023, 9:24 PM

Treasury makes more electric SUVs eligible for tax credits

The Treasury Department said Friday it is making more electric vehicles — including SUVs made by Tesla, Ford and General Motors — eligible for tax credits of up to $7,500 under new vehicle classification definitions
February 3, 2023, 9:24 PM
Treasury makes more electric SUVs eligible for tax credits
February 1, 2023, 7:28 PM

Kia, Hyundai among models insurers refusing to cover over high-theft risk

State Farm and Progressive say rising thefts among certain Hyundai and Kia models mean those looking to ensure those vehicles in some states are out of luck.
February 1, 2023, 7:28 PM
Kia, Hyundai among models insurers refusing to cover over high-theft risk
January 31, 2023, 5:34 PM

Some insurers refusing to cover Kia, Hyundai models over high theft risk

ABC News' Mike Dobuski explains why some insurers won’t cover certain Kia or Hyundai cars.
January 31, 2023, 5:34 PM
Some insurers refusing to cover Kia, Hyundai models over high theft risk
January 30, 2023, 5:23 PM

Volvo Group North America faces $130M civil penalty

Volvo failed to recall vehicles quickly enough in a consent order.
January 30, 2023, 5:23 PM
January 30, 2023, 5:08 PM

After Tesla price cut, Ford follows suit with Mustang Mach-E

Ford is cutting prices on its Mustang Mach-E electric SUV by as much as $6,000 just weeks after market leader Tesla made similar moves
January 30, 2023, 5:08 PM
January 30, 2023, 3:26 PM

Insurers refuse to cover certain Hyundai, Kia models

ABC News’ Gio Benitez reports on why State Farm and Progressive are reportedly refusing to write policies for some older Hyundai and Kia models, and what you can do if you drive one.
January 30, 2023, 3:26 PM
Insurers refuse to cover certain Hyundai, Kia models
January 25, 2023, 1:36 PM

Edmunds: The pros and cons of software running your car

More and more vehicles will be run top to bottom by software, not hardware.
January 25, 2023, 1:36 PM
January 23, 2023, 4:53 PM

US ends probe into Ford SUV exhaust issues without a recall

The investigation determined the SUVs don’t emit high levels of carbon monoxide.
January 23, 2023, 4:53 PM
January 20, 2023, 8:23 PM

GM to sink over $900M into 4 plants, Flint to get new engine

The Flint plant will build a next-generation V8 for big pickup trucks and SUVs.
January 20, 2023, 8:23 PM
January 18, 2023, 1:30 PM

Edmunds Top Rated Awards announced for 2023

Awards are given to cars, trucks and SUVs that rank at the top of their class.
January 18, 2023, 1:30 PM
January 18, 2023, 1:16 PM

Used car prices drop

After hitting record-high prices earlier this year, the average price of a used car was just under $30,000 in December, marking a drop of $1,600 since April, according to Edmunds.
January 18, 2023, 1:16 PM
Used car prices drop
January 17, 2023, 2:49 PM

1st hybrid Corvette unveiled: What to know about the E-Ray

Chevrolet unveiled its first electrified Corvette, called the E-Ray, on Tuesday.
January 17, 2023, 2:49 PM
New E-Ray is fastest Corvette ever made
1 month ago

Car insurance rates to rise 8.4% in 2023: Report

The average cost of full coverage car insurance will be $1,780 a year.
1 month ago
Car insurance rates to rise 8.4% in 2023: Report
1 month ago

Car enthusiasts remember Ken Block

Ken Block -- renowned rally car driver, entrepreneur, and car enthusiast -- died suddenly after a snowmobiling accident in Northern Utah Monday.
1 month ago
Car enthusiasts remember Ken Block
1 month ago

By the Numbers: Auto sales decline in 2022

A look at the numbers on U.S. auto sales in 2022, the worst in a decade as supply chain disruptions hurt inventory.
1 month ago
By the Numbers: Auto sales decline in 2022
1 month ago

New tax credits sparking interest in electric vehicles

Nerdwallet’s Sara Rathner breaks down what car buyers need to know about new tax credits aimed at lowering the price of electric vehicles.
1 month ago
New tax credits sparking interest in electric vehicles
1 month ago

5 cars that shook up the auto industry in 2022

The F-150 Lightning has altered the way Americans view electric trucks.
1 month ago
5 cars that revolutionized the auto industry in 2022
1 month ago

How trucks became America's new status symbol

"People will just keep spending more and more on trucks," said one industry watcher.
1 month ago
$100K trucks: The new American status symbol
1 month ago

Meet the Detroiters leading the way in electric vehicles

"GMA3" spoke to a coalition of Black-owned businesses in Detroit, Michigan, who say they want to improve access to charging electric vehicles and make sure they get a piece of profits as the industry grows.
1 month ago
Meet the Detroiters leading the way in electric vehicles
2 months ago

What can drivers expect in 2023? Electric SUVs, more inventory and lower prices

What can consumers expect from the auto industry? Hint: a lot more electric vehicles.
2 months ago
The hottest auto trends coming in 2023
2 months ago

Most small SUVs flunk updated insurance industry crash tests

But oddly enough, they're just as safe as they were before.
2 months ago
Most small SUVs flunk updated insurance industry crash tests
2 months ago

Auto manufacturer recalls over 500,000 SUVs in US

In an alert to consumers and citing the risk of fire from cracked fuel injectors, the Ford Motor Company has recalled certain sport-utility models following 20 reported incidents.
2 months ago
Auto manufacturer recalls over 500,000 SUVs in US
3 months ago

Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk

Ford is recalling over 634,000 SUVs worldwide because a cracked fuel injector can spill fuel or leak vapors onto a hot engine and cause fires
3 months ago
Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk
3 months ago

Spooked by high fuel costs? What you need to know about owning an EV

Record prices at the pump could convince some motorists to go electric.
3 months ago
What to know before buying an electric vehicle
3 months ago

Ram heavy-duty diesel pickups recalled for engine fire risk

Stellantis is recalling nearly 250,000 vehicles over transmission fluid leaks.
3 months ago
Ram heavy-duty diesel pickups recalled for engine fire risk
3 months ago

Hybrid cars top Consumer Reports' new list of rankings

The magazine says hybrid cars provide years of trouble-free miles and a good defense against rising fuel prices.
3 months ago
Hybrid cars top Consumer Reports' new list of rankings
3 months ago

Studies find automatic braking can cut crashes over 40%

Two new U.S. studies show that automatic emergency braking can cut the number of rear-end automobile crashes in half, and reduce pickup truck crashes by more than 40%
3 months ago
Studies find automatic braking can cut crashes over 40%
3 months ago

Studies find automatic braking can cut crashes over 40%

Two new U.S. studies show that automatic emergency braking can cut the number of rear-end automobile crashes in half, and reduce pickup truck crashes by more than 40%
3 months ago
3 months ago

Is now the time to buy used cars?

ABC's Will Carr takes a look at the price dip for used cars and the ways you can leverage the current market.
3 months ago
Is now the time to buy used cars?
3 months ago

GM recalls 340K big SUVs; daytime running lights can stay on

General Motors is recalling nearly 340,000 big SUVs in the U.S. because their daytime running lights may not shut off when the regular headlights are on
3 months ago
GM recalls 340K big SUVs; daytime running lights can stay on
3 months ago

The unintended consequence of electric vehicles: More demand for manual transmissions

Porsche, BMW, Toyota and Honda are seeing high demand for manuals.
3 months ago
Electric vehicles are pushing more drivers toward manual transmissions
3 months ago

Stellantis: Park older models due to 3 Takata air bag deaths

Stellantis and the U.S. government are warning owners of 276,000 older vehicles to stop driving them after Takata air bags apparently exploded in three more vehicles, killing the drivers
3 months ago
3 months ago

Justice Department announces major crackdown of catalytic converter theft ring

At least 21 people across five states were arrested or charged as part of an alleged nationwide theft ring, targeting catalytic converters from cars and garnering more than half a billion dollars in ill-gotten gains.
3 months ago
Justice Department announces major crackdown of catalytic converter theft ring
3 months ago

Ford quality chief retires as CEO tries to boost reliability

Ford Motor Co.’s top quality executive is retiring as the company continues to struggle with high warranty claims and reliability issues
3 months ago
Ford quality chief retires as CEO tries to boost reliability
3 months ago

Park outside: Hyundai recalls SUVs for fire risk in computer

Hyundai is telling the owners of more than 44,000 SUVs in the U.S. to park them outdoors because they can catch fire even if the engines are off
3 months ago
Park outside: Hyundai recalls SUVs for fire risk in computer
3 months ago

Ford disbands Argo AI autonomous vehicle unit, posts loss

Ford is disbanding Argo AI, the autonomous vehicle company it co-owns with Volkswagen
3 months ago
3 months ago

Hyundai breaks ground on $5.5B electric car plant in Georgia

Hyundai Motor Group is rapidly moving ahead with construction of its $5.5 million electric vehicle and battery plant in Georgia
3 months ago
Hyundai breaks ground on $5.5B electric car plant in Georgia
4 months ago

Rolls-Royce unveils Spectre: What to know about the $413,000 electric car

Rolls-Royce unveils Spectre: What to know about the $413,000 electric car
4 months ago
Rolls-Royce unveils Spectre: What to know about the $413,000 electric car
4 months ago

Rolls-Royce unveils Spectre: What to know about the $413,000 electric car

Spectre is the British marque's first fully electric car.
4 months ago
Rolls-Royce unveils Spectre: What to know about the $413,000 EV
4 months ago

Tax the rich for more EVs? California Democrats split

A California ballot measure that would tax the rich to pay for electric vehicle programs has divided Democrats
4 months ago
4 months ago

How to ease back pain while driving

Driving is one of the most common causes of back pain and ABC News' Becky Worley shares ways to alleviate some of that pain on the road.
4 months ago
How to ease back pain while driving
4 months ago

General Motors broadens electric goals with new division

General Motors is creating a new energy division that will include chargers for electric vehicles, solar panels and other energy-related products and services
4 months ago
General Motors broadens electric goals with new division
4 months ago

Rivian recalling nearly all its vehicles over loose fastener

Electric truck and SUV maker Rivian Automotive says it is recalling almost all the vehicles it has delivered to customers in order to tighten a loose fastener that could potentially affect drivers’ ability to steer
4 months ago
Rivian recalling nearly all its vehicles over loose fastener
4 months ago

Next Gen car safety concerns

NASCAR drivers warn about possible safety concerns with the Next Gen car after some drivers experienced injuries while operating.
4 months ago
Next Gen car safety concerns
4 months ago

Why the all-new Corvette Z06 is breaking barriers

Chevy says the track-focused Z06 has the highest horsepower, naturally aspirated V8 to hit the market, ever.
4 months ago
The new Corvette is doing something even its engineers thought was impossible
5 months ago

What are voters in Michigan saying about EVs and economy

With just 52 days until c Michigan voters spoke to ABC News about the big issues that could determine how they cast their ballots.
5 months ago
What are voters in Michigan saying about EVs and economy