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Still reeling from the Dieselgate scandal, Volkswagen had set aside $7.3 billion to recover. That may not be enough. The company recently decided to cut its capital investments by $1.1 billion, or about 8 percent of the total.

Tesla recalls entire Model S fleet because a seat belt could fail

Tesla is voluntarily recalling the approximately 90,000 Model S sedans that are on the road worldwide. The affected vehicles have front seat belts that could fail to function correctly in an accident.

Giant Kenya traffic jam stretches to third day

Kenyan police said Friday they have begun clearing a three-day traffic jam stretching for tens of kilometres on the main highway between the capital and the country's only port of Mombasa.

Regulators had not inspected San Francisco tour bus that crashed

The sightseeing bus that apparently lost its brakes and careened out of control for two blocks in San Francisco's popular Union Square shopping district last week was not registered nor inspected as required by California law.

Google self-driving car pulled over for driving too slowly

A traffic officer in Mountain View, California noticed that traffic was backing up. When he investigated, he found the culprit was a Google self-driving car and pulled it to the curb.

When it comes to renting cars, Millennials are the happiest

Millennials may not be buying cars as often as previous generations, but they are enthusiastic customers when it comes to renting, reveals a new J.D. Power survey released Wednesday.

Driver crashes $1.5 million Ferrari minutes after buying it

A man in Budapest bought a Ferrari for more than $1 million, but he ended up crashing it just minutes after driving it off the dealer's lot.

Special app teaches car thief that stealing a Tesla is a bad idea

One car thief in Vancouver wound up having a very bad night last Thursday after he allegedly stole a Tesla that's easily trackable. Katya Pinkowski and a friend had just left a concert near Granville St. and headed back to her car.

Mayweather flaunts wealth after dropping $3.5 M for a Bugatti car

World's richest athlete Floyd Mayweather continues to flaunt his wealth by littering a night club in Florida with bundles of cash to keep him and his entourage entertained for the night.

Floyd Mayweather's luxury car collection now worth $19 million

The world's highest-paid athlete Floyd Mayweather has added a new luxury Bugatti sports car worth at least $3.5 million to his collection of luxury cars now worth more than $19 million.

At least 43 dead in French pensioners coach crash blaze

At least 43 people were killed when a coach carrying elderly day-trippers collided with a lorry and burst into flames in southwest France on Friday, in the country's worst road accident for three decades.

Floyd Mayweather targets $30 million luxury car collection

World's highest-paid athlete Floyd Mayweather is buying two more luxury sports cars worth at least $6 million to boost the current $16 million worth of luxury cars in his private collection.

Death toll from lethal roads leaves S.Africa reeling

This Christmas holiday season an estimated 1,300 people will be killed on South Africa's roads -- and the government accepts its hard-hitting campaigns against dangerous driving seem to do little to prevent the carnage.

Oslo moves to ban cars from city centre

Oslo's new leftist city council said Monday it wants to ban private cars from the downtown area by 2019 as part of a plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions by half.

VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices

Volkswagen said Thursday it will recall a total of 8.5 million diesel vehicles Europe-wide as police raided the carmaker's office in Italy and those of its sports car unit Lamborghini over a global pollution-cheating scandal.

Op-Ed: Uber loses support of Toronto mayor

After months of heated city council debate, traffic jamming protests and showdowns between cab drivers and Uber contractors, Toronto City council has finally reached a decision on the fate of the ride sharing app, kind of.

Steel wheel rims: Buyers look for unique stamp on cars and trucks

There are many reasons why car owners adorn their vehicles with OEM wheel rims and it is a business that has flourished. Like a lot of things in our culture, looks and individuality are the biggest reasons for putting OEM wheel rims on a vehicle.

Nissan creates concept car for those who don't like cars

Nissan has created a concept car for a segment of the population who care very little about cars. It's called the "Teatro for Dayz." The oddly-named concept will make its world debut later this month at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show.

Robot Taxi planning self-driving car service by 2020

There is a new challenger in the self-driving industry, and it is Robot Taxi. The company has some major plans that could shake up the industry.

VW draws up refit plan for cars in pollution scam

Volkswagen revealed Tuesday it had drawn up a plan to refit millions of vehicles in a worldwide pollution-cheating scam, as its new chief vowed to act ruthlessly to overcome the "severest test" in the car giant's history.

Man sets car and gas pump on fire trying to kill a spider

A motorist in Michigan got more than he bargained for when he stopped at a gas station to fill his tank. When he tried to kill a spider, surveillance footage caught the whole incident for all the world to see.

Fearing loss of TTIP deal, car industry buried U.S. safety report

The auto industry is accused of withholding a report showing U.S. cars are not as safe as European vehicles, for fear that the findings would scuttle the drive to unify safety standards as part of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership deal.

This car is designed to hit 1,000 mph

The Bloodhound Super-Sonic Car is in development, with an aim of challenging the land-speed record. This week the designers put the near-complete vehicle on display in London.

At least four killed in bus crash in Seattle

A charter bus and a tourist vehicle collided in Seattle, Washington, resulting in several deaths and numerous injuries, including several critical.
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