284 Blog Posts From the Auto Industry Tag


Driving News Roundup: March 24, 2017

Driving News Roundup: March 24, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup:  -US Senate introduces Driver Privacy Bill— -Wilmington, DE refunds RLC fines— -KY Gov signs REAL ID law— -IO rejects speed cam ban— -NV, OR want to get rid of left lane hogs— -Vision Zero might lose funding under Trump budget– NMA Driving News Story of the Week Virginia Scolds […]

Old Muscle Cars Ruled… When New Cars Sucked

Old Muscle Cars Ruled… When New Cars Sucked

Muscle cars — the original-era muscle cars from the ’60s and ’70s — don’t seem to be as popular now as they were when I was in high school and college back in the ’80s. Millennials don’t seem particularly interested. You mostly see 40-something/50-something Gen Xers like me (and Keanu Reeves in John Wick) driving […]

A Computer on Wheels

A Computer on Wheels

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: Earlier this month, WikiLeaks documents busted the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) over a “mission” against connected car technology. Make no mistake-the car of the future will be a computer and as many of us know, computers can be hacked with malware and viruses. Cybersecurity is mission […]

Driving News Roundup: March 17, 2017

Driving News Roundup: March 17, 2017

In this Week’s Driving News Roundup: -States consider raising gas tax— -RLC Scam in FL— -KY Court considers ALPRs— -Reclined seats declared suspicious in KS— -Nation needs $4.5 Trillion for Infrastructure— Driving News Story of the Week US auto recalls hit record high 53.2 million in 2016 After the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration came […]

2018 Chevy Cruze Diesel… Read the Fine Print

2018 Chevy Cruze Diesel… Read the Fine Print

We’re told the 2018 Chevy Cruze diesel will be capable of 52 MPG on the highway. But read the fine print. And then the bold print. Yes, the car will be capable of 52 MPG on the highway . . . if you order it with the six-speed manual transmission. With the automatic, the number […]