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  • Volvo to Head Self-Driving Car Test in Sweden

    Posted: December 3, 2013 at 3:01 am Volvo Car Corp. and Swedish researchers and transport agencies plan to begin a 100-car test of autonomous vehicles on public roads by 2017.

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  • VW Workers in Tennessee Launch Anti-Union Drive

    A group of workers at Volkswagen AG’s assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., has begun a petition drive to oppose an effort by the United Auto Workers union to represent them, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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  • GM Scrambles to Match Demand for Fullsize Pickups

    General Motors Co. is struggling with component shortages in an effort to satisfy demand for its redesigned Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra large pickup trucks, according to Bloomberg News.

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  • Chrysler Files for IPO

    As expected, Chrysler Group LLC has filed a registration statement with the U.S.

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  • Chrysler Cuts Cherokee Production

    Chrysler Group LLC has dropped second-shift output of its 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUV in Toledo, Ohio, for two weeks because of a snag shipping already-produced vehicles to dealers, according to the Toledo Blade.


    Developing the 2016 Toyota Tacoma

    “We’re engineers.

    Bye-bye xB

    It doesn’t seem that long ago, but you have to roll back the clock to 2003 to get to the first generation Scion xB.

    The Vehicular Art of. . .LEGO

    A couple years ago I took my elementary-school-aged nephew from Hawaii to The Henry Ford Museum.