Cars

New Jeep Compass SUV Looks Like Shrunken Grand Cherokee

AUTO NEWS | Oct 1
The new Compass replaces a model that was introduced about a decade ago and had fallen far behind rivals in what is now the largest segment of the U.S. auto market. It also will replace the Jeep Patriot, a similar-sized SUV.

Tesla on Autopilot and Bus Collide in Germany

AUTO NEWS | Sep 30
Police in northern Germany say a Tesla being driven with its Autopilot system engaged collided with a bus on a highway.

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Sep 29
Fully driverless cars are expected to reach U.S. roads in the next five to ten years, and the disabled community is eager for their arrival.

Diesels Take Back Seat, Electrics Up Front At Paris Car Show

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Sep 28
Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show, held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, to be a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles.

U.S. Guidelines on Self-Driving Cars Get Good Reception at G-7

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Sep 27
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Sunday that his counterparts in the Group of Seven nations welcomed U.S. guidelines on regulating self-driving cars and have agreed to work together on creating such standards to maintain safety.