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01/23/2020 07:00 AM
As States Add Money to Fix Roads, U.S. Is Urged to Ante Up
States’ voters approved $7.7 billion in transportation spending last year, but the federal government needs to do more to fix the nation’s ragged roadways, highway and engineering experts say.
01/22/2020 05:12 PM
Tesla Value Hits $100 Billion. Will Elon Musk Get a Big Bonus?
The chief executive could get a stock award worth hundreds of millions if the carmaker’s market capitalization is sustained in the months ahead.
01/22/2020 02:10 PM
G.M.’s Cruise Unveils a Self-Driving Car. Don’t Look for It on Roads.
The futuristic Origin, which seats six passengers and lacks a steering wheel, will require intensive testing and regulatory scrutiny before it can hit the streets.
01/21/2020 11:31 AM
Detroit’s Revival Is Anchored in Its Train Station
Ford Motor is transforming the long-vacant Michigan Central Station, part of the city’s overall resurgence.
01/17/2020 05:34 PM
You Really Can Lower Your Car Insurance Cost
After years of increases, auto insurance has become a budget pain point for many. But experts say there are ways to keep your rates down.
01/21/2020 09:30 AM
Avoiding Carsickness When the Cars Drive Themselves
If the future lets people focus on work instead of driving during the daily commute, many of us will have to conquer motion sickness to read memos (or tweets). Researchers are working on some fixes.
01/16/2020 07:30 PM
In Huawei Battle, China Threatens Germany ‘Where It Hurts’: Automakers
VW, Daimler and BMW sell more cars in China than anywhere else and many already cooperate with Huawei — a dependency Beijing is not shy to exploit.
01/16/2020 10:10 AM
Formula One Link-Up Boosts All-Female W Series
W Series organisers say they have moved a step closer to getting a woman driver into Formula One after announcing on Thursday a deal to be on the support programme for this year's U.S. and Mexican Grands Prix.
01/15/2020 02:42 PM
Nissan Is in Trouble. Carlos Ghosn May Deserve the Blame.
The embattled executive says he left the automaker in good shape. But industry experts and U.S. dealers blame his strategy for its current troubles.
01/12/2020 02:43 PM
‘Mona Lisa of Mustangs,’ Raced in ‘Bullitt,’ Sets Auction Record
Steve McQueen’s hero car from a renowned Hollywood chase scene breaks expectations in a sale for $3.74 million.
01/09/2020 06:00 AM
Right-Hand-Drive Cars: Not Just for Mail Carriers
Vehicles from Japan and Britain strike a chord with collectors looking for a different kind of wow factor.
01/14/2020 07:24 AM
Carlos Ghosn Defends His Legacy
“Nobody’s going to take it from me,” said the fugitive former auto mogul, a symbol of globalism under pressure.
01/11/2020 02:51 PM
Where’s Your Flying Car? Still Years From Reality
A model presented by Hyundai and Uber at the Consumer Electronics Show is said to hold the promise of aerial ride sharing at 180 miles an hour.
01/08/2020 07:39 AM
Japan Issues Arrest Warrant for Carlos Ghosn’s Wife
The authorities said they suspect Carole Ghosn gave false testimony in April related to the allegations against her husband.
01/07/2020 12:23 AM
E.P.A. Aims to Reduce Truck Pollution, and Avert Tougher State Controls
The E.P.A. opened an effort to cut  pollution from trucks, an anomaly for an administration known for regulatory rollbacks but a move that would also pre-empt state rules.
01/06/2020 03:31 PM
Low Rates, Cheap Gas and Deeper Debt Sustain Car Buying Boom
Americans are also continuing to buy ever bigger cars, at prices escalating faster than the overall inflation rate.
01/23/2020 12:34 PM
Unit 4: Informational Writing
We invite both STEM and humanities teachers to consider ways to inject more life into what is perhaps the least-loved genre of academic writing.
01/22/2020 05:00 AM
Making Yellow School Buses a Little More Green
Some school districts are replacing diesel buses with electric models to benefit students and the environment. But the change is expensive so utilities like Dominion Energy are helping offset the cost.
01/21/2020 02:55 PM
9 Books to Help Calm an Anxious Toddler
These books will help little ones slow down and breathe easy, even during rough moments.
01/20/2020 06:28 AM
7 Great Contemporary Novels for Teenagers
These books about teenagers growing up today combine literary chops with the special sauce that keeps adolescent readers turning the pages.