Automobiles

Edmunds: Many car buyers make wrong turn on financing

Aug 16, 2017

The rising cost of cars, along with impulse buying and long loan terms, have taken many car shoppers on a costly, possibly ruinous journey

BBC says Iran freezes local assets of Farsi service staff

Aug 15, 2017

BBC says Iran court order has frozen local assets of over 150 people associated with its Farsi-language service

For electric cars to take off, they'll need place to charge

Aug 11, 2017

Electric cars are gaining momentum, but charging infrastructure needs to catch up

Edmunds: 10 vehicles that make hauling kids easier

Aug 9, 2017

Certain features can make a vehicle more useful for family-hauling duty

With challenger not admitted, Van Niekerk cruises to victory

Aug 8, 2017

No admittance: With top challenger not allowed, Van Niekerk cruises to 400-meter win at worlds

Iran signs its biggest-ever car deal with France's Renault

Aug 7, 2017

Iran has signed the country's biggest-ever car deal to build tens of thousands of cars annually under a joint venture with French automobile manufacturer Groupe Renault

Toyota, Mazda plan $1.6 billion US plant, to partner in EVs

Aug 4, 2017

Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. say they will invest $1.6 billion to set up a joint-venture auto manufacturing plant in the U.S. _ a move that will create up to 4,000 jobs.

Bridal shop that refused lesbians says it's getting threats

Aug 3, 2017

The owners of a Pennsylvania bridal store say they've received threats after refusing to sell a wedding gown to a lesbian couple

End your car lease without getting dinged

Aug 3, 2017

As the end of your car lease approaches, you may start to see every scratch, stain and extra mile as another dollar coming out of your pocket

Texas officer thrown into roadway after he's struck by car

Aug 2, 2017

A Texas police officer is recovering from a fracture and other injuries after he was struck by a suspected drunken driver while standing alongside a car during a routine traffic stop