Lexus, Toyota and Buick Top New Auto Reliability Survey

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Oct 25
Lexus, Toyota and Buick are the most reliable brands in Consumer Reports' latest survey, a reward for their conservative approach to new technology.

U.S. Confirms 11th Death Due to Takata Air Bags

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin | Oct 24
A 50-year-old woman who died after a car wreck last month in California is the 11th U.S. victim of Takata Corp.'s defective air bag inflators.

Tesla CEO: Criticism of Self-Driving Cars Can Kill People

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 23
Self-driving cars hold the promise of saving thousands of lives each year on U.S. roads. But does pointing out flaws with the technology effectively put people in danger?

Hyundai Recalls Midsize Cars; Sunroofs Can Fly Into Traffic

AUTO NEWS | Oct 22
Hyundai is recalling nearly 63,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the panoramic glass sunroofs can come loose and fly into traffic.

Tesla Equipping Cars to Drive Completely On Their Own

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Oct 21
Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility.