Wed, Feb 03, 2010 at 9:50 AM
Today's cars use 'throttle by wire' technology, and it's possible that the electronic signals could be jammed by other devices in your vehicle's complex computerized environment.
Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 5:43 PM
If it seems scary, that's because it is. The specter of unintended acceleration shouldn't stop you from driving, but you'll need to be prepared for an incident that can occur very quickly.
Thu, Jan 28, 2010 at 9:11 AM
For electric vehicles, cold weather can translate into reduced range and stranded cars. We offer some solutions.
Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 9:45 AM
Toyota initially blamed floor mats, then it launched another huge recall. Now, the Japanese car giant is halting sales of some of its top-selling models to address mechanically sticking gas pedals. People want answers.
Wed, Jun 02, 2010 at 5:29 PM
Audio: The wunderkind behind the battery-powered car revolution chats with MNN about his company's future.
Tue, Jan 08, 2013 at 7:35 AM
Does the oil industry have a green story to tell? The publishers of <i>Petroleum News</i> seem to think so. Judge for yourself, as this new magazine gets its hands dirty covering oil drilling and refining.
Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 8:59 AM
Bill Ford carried the eco-flag when it wasn't popular, but the industry has now caught up with his namesake company. He responds in our audio interview.
Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 4:25 PM
The Detroit Auto Show is affected by austerity budgets, but belt-tightened companies are sincere about introducing new hybrids and battery cars.
Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 12:33 PM
Economies of scale may not be able to work magic with the high cost of battery packs. If they're $12,000 now, they might be $8,000 in 2020, consultants say.
Thu, Jan 07, 2010 at 5:56 PM
Rally drivers Travis Pastrana and Ken Block can do things with a skidding car you and I could only dream of. And the television cameras are rolling.