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GM Safety VP Jeff Boyer (Photo Credit: General Motors)

GM Releases Video To Demonstrate Safety of Recalled Cars

One day after the Department of Transportation refused to order GM to pull recalled vehicles off the road, the auto company has released a video showing tests they’ve done on the recalled vehicles.

05/09/2014

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Metallica’s James Hetfield Presents Award Winning Custom Car

Rock music and cool custom cars have been associated since the first electric guitar got cranked up…

04/11/2014

The Tesla Factory in Fremont, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tucson Courts Tesla Motors With Bid For New Battery Factory

City officials confirmed Sunday that they have made a bid for electric-car maker Tesla Motors to consider Tucson for the site of a massive battery factory that would employ 6,500 people.

03/09/2014

A power cable from a vehicle charging station is seen plugged into the side of a Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid August 25, 2010 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Electric Car Makers Think Outside The Garage At Silicon Valley Symposium

Sustainability advocates convened in Silicon Valley this week to share ideas about how to enhance the electric vehicle charging infrastructure as the technology slowly becomes mainstream.

06/07/2013

55th Annual SF International Auto Show Rolls Through Town

55th Annual SF International Auto Show Rolls Through Town

CBS 5 Meteorologist, Lawrence Karnow checks out the 55th Annual San Francisco International Auto Show at the Moscone Center in downtown…

11/22/2012

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Survey: 21% Access The Web While Driving

A new study indicates that a growing number of drivers aren’t paying attention to the road.

11/20/2012

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GM To Make 500,000 Electrified Cars A Year By 2017

With GM’s new target, electric cars will soon make up five percent of the company’s output.

11/20/2012

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As Cars Get Stronger, Jaws Of Life Have To Be Tougher

Stronger steel makes it much more difficult for rescue personnel to remove victims from vehicles.

11/20/2012

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Scientists Convert Algae To Crude Oil In 60 Seconds

By putting green microalgae under intense pressure and heat, researchers can now create biocrude oil.

11/20/2012

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Thanksgiving Traffic: Better Than Last Year (Thank Gas Prices)

Roadways will likely be slightly less congested than they were last year.

11/19/2012

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