The newly announced 2019 Ford Fusion has a built-in modem that allows customers to access a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, monitor vehicle diagnostics, and access other services through an app. But what about Ford owners who aren’t ready to buy a new car just to get those features? FordPass SmartLink addresses this…""
Magna Steyr will build the next BMW Z4 and Toyota Supra at its assembly plant in Graz, Austria. The jointly developed sports cars will both be assembled by the contract manufacturer, according to a report in Automotive News Europe. Magna Steyr is a favorite producer for low-volume specialty models such as…""
The Honda Accord, just redesigned for the 2018 model year, now welcomes back a gasoline-electric hybrid variant. Available in a total of four trims, the entry-level Accord hybrid wears a starting price of $25,990; that’s $1530 more than a base Accord LX and $4505 less than the previous-generation Accord hybrid. Like…""
In the aftermath of a fatal crash earlier this week between an Uber self-driving vehicle and a pedestrian, industry leaders and city officials across the country are putting their own autonomous-vehicle testing programs on hold so they can ponder the effect on the vehicles’ onboard safety drivers and consider the…""
Whatever you do, don’t call it Northstar. According to John Rydzewski, assistant chief engineer of the all-new 550-hp Cadillac V-8 engine, the powerplant was called many things during its roughly four-year development, but in the end they’re just calling it exactly what it is: twin-turbo 4.2-liter V-8. No funny alphanumerics…""