Drivers, put your Google Glass away: Another study proves that hands-free texting isn't safe

Published: September 30, 2014

No state in the U.S. prevents drivers from using a cell phone at all -- the assumption being that going hands-free is a-okay.

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Would intelligent cars get us green quicker than electric cars? - Published: September 30, 2014

What technologies will have the most impact on making cars greener and transportation more sustainable--and provide that impact fastest?

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Watch how Jay Leno protects his supercars from paint chips [Video] - Published: September 30, 2014

When we’re talking supercars with seven-figure price tags, it’s worth spending a little extra on protection.

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2015 Subaru Outback first look: Rugged elegance goes from off road to a night on the town - Published: September 29, 2014

The all-new 2015 Subaru Outback is comfortable, familiar and virtually perfect from the first moment you sit behind the wheel.

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First production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat sells for $825,000 - Published: September 29, 2014

The very first 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat was put up for auction by Dodge, which plans to donate all proceeds from the sale to the charity organization Opportunity Village, which helps those with intellectual disabilities.

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Iowa dealers shut down Tesla test drives as rep humiliates them - Published: September 29, 2014

Sometimes you almost have to feel sorry for car dealers--or, more specifically, their ineptness at the public-relations end of their fight against electric-car maker Tesla Motors and its direct Internet sales to car buyers.

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BMW to test autonomous cars in China - Published: September 29, 2014

While Audi and Mercedes-Benz have made headlines recently with news they’ve received permits to test autonomous cars on California’s roads, BMW has now revealed that it plans to start testing self-driving cars in China.

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Auto Matters Daily: Aggregated automotive news [Sept. 29] - Published: September 29, 2014

Pulled primarily from from Tweets, the "Auto Matters Daily" aggregates automotive news, features, photos and videos from trusted sources around the web.

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Recalls recap: Manufacturers on this week’s list include Audi, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Dodge, Jeep, Lincoln and Toyota - Published: September 26, 2014

In case you missed it: Recalls on vehicles from Sept. 20 through Sept. 26, 2014.

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2015 Subaru Impreza gets revised styling, more tech - Published: September 26, 2014

The latest Subaru Impreza range was all-new for 2012, so for the 2015 model year the all-wheel-drive compact has been given a mid-cycle update.

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Deathwatch: Saab's parent company lays off 200 as another bankruptcy looms - Published: September 26, 2014

The struggling automaker is laying off up to 200 workers while it attempts to restructure and secure funding to resume production.

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