Recalls recap: Manufacturers on this week’s list include Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Fiat, GMC, Toyota

Published: September 19, 2014

In case you missed it: Recalls on vehicles from Sept. 13 through Sept. 19, 2014. Materials for this recap are copied directly from the www.nhtsa.gov website.

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Uh-oh: Police radar guns could soon tell if you're texting, too - Published: September 19, 2014

At least one technology company is working on a device that tells police not just if you're speeding, but also if you're texting behind the wheel.

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Cadillac flagship sedan enters production in late 2015 at Detroit-Hamtramck Plant - Published: September 19, 2014

General Motors Company has confirmed that the upcoming Cadillac flagship sedan designed to take on the BMW 7-Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class will be built at its Detroit-Hamtramck plant.

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Tesla 'will prevail in all states' against dealer lawsuits: dealership commentator - Published: September 19, 2014

With the feisty title of "Who's Afraid of Elon Musk?", the piece is written by regular Ward's commenter Jim Ziegler, president of Ziegler Supersystems in Atlanta.

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2015 Volkswagen Golf: First look at the seventh-generation Golf - Published: September 18, 2014

With this next-gen Golf, VW has made it longer, wider and more spacious, while at the same time making it lighter, giving it more horsepower and adding fuel efficiency.

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Audi nabs California's first autonomous car permit - Published: September 18, 2014

Just one week after Audi announced plans to offer self-driving vehicles to the public, the company now says that it has received California's first permit to operate autonomous cars on public roads.

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Natural-gas vehicles: Honda, Chevy are 'neglected stepchild' among green cars - Published: September 18, 2014

As an article in The Los Angeles Times points out, natural-gas powered passenger vehicles remain the "neglected stepchild" among vehicles with alternative powertrains.

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LaFerrari up for sale in Dubai with $3.4M price tag - Published: September 18, 2014

Ferrari promised to build just 499 examples of its flagship LaFerrari supercar, despite the company receiving more than a thousand orders for the car just days after its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.

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Fab Features: Three high-tech must-haves - Published: September 17, 2014

The “Fab Features” column will be dedicated to unique items that are quickly topping my “must-have” list.

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Cadillac’s new chief has no plans to reduce prices - Published: September 17, 2014

The brand’s new chief, Johan de Nysschen, says he has no plans to reduce prices or offer huge incentives, even in the face of slowing sales.

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Tesla battery cost: New report suggests Model 3 to cost $50K or more - Published: September 17, 2014

Tesla Motors is thought to have the lowest cost-per-kilowatt-hour in the electric-car business, with some estimates suggesting the company is already approaching the crucial $200/kWh level.

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