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US auto sales roar back in May, led by pickups

DETROIT (AP) — Full-size pickups once again dominated U.S. auto sales in May, as small businesses — increasingly confident in the economy — raced to replace the aging pickups they held on to during the […]

06/03/2013

Honda FCX Clarity

Ford, Daimler, Nissan to research hydrogen cars

DETROIT (AP) – Ford is joining with Diamler and Renault-Nissan to speed the development of cars that run on hydrogen. The three companies expect their alliance to bring affordable hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to market as early as 2017.

01/28/2013

2013 CES

Carmakers let app developers drive innovation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Googling the nearest gas station, sending email from your smartphone, booking a table at a restaurant: all things you shouldn’t do while driving. But automakers are trying help you pull it off with both hands on the wheel and both eyes on the road.

01/10/2013

Grandmother, uncle plot murder-suicide, 3 kids die

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) – Caught up in a family disagreement over who should care for three young children, a grandmother and her son barricaded themselves and the kids in a garage and filled it with […]

11/13/2012

Ford to shut more plants as Europe losses grow

LONDON (AP) – Ford pressed ahead Thursday with its plan to slash production in Europe, announcing another plant closure and 1,500 more job cuts, as it warned that annual losses in the region will exceed […]

10/25/2012

Ford recalls Fiesta subcompact for air bag problem

DETROIT (AP) – Ford is recalling more than 154,000 Fiesta subcompacts to fix a problem with the side air bags. The company says that if the front passenger seat is empty, the side air bag […]

10/16/2012

Canada auto union 'very close' to Ford deal

TORONTO (AP) – The Canadian Auto Workers union says it is “very close” to reaching a deal with Ford as a midnight strike deadline looms with all three of Detroit’s automakers. CAW spokeswoman Shannon Devine […]

09/17/2012

Pickup trucks drive US auto sales to 3-year high

DETROIT (AP) – After years of sputtering, sales of big pickups kicked into overdrive last month. Demand for full-size pickups jumped 16 percent, helping make August the strongest month for U.S. auto sales in three […]

09/04/2012

Ford on track to beat Toyota with best-selling car

RAYONG, Thailand (AP) – The Ford Focus is on track to unseat Toyota‘s aging Corolla to become the world’s top-selling car, according to Ford. The company says it sold 489,616 Focus sedans and hatchbacks globally […]

08/31/2012

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