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  • Top 10 Urban Cars

     
    From squeezing between a Dumpster and a wall to holding your breath as a bus hard aports past your bumper, cities can be an automotive minefield. And cars are often the casualties. Need proof? Look no further than auto insurance......
  • Parkville man convicted in Iran embargo plot

    A Parkville man was convicted Monday of conspiring to ship industrial components to Iran in violation of the U.S. trade embargo on that country, the U.S. attorney's office announced. After a two-week trial in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, a jury...
  • California bill would provide bomber tax credit for Northrop Grumman

    California bill would provide bomber tax credit for Northrop Grumman
    With almost no debate, the state Assembly on Monday unanimously approved a nearly half-a-billion dollar potential tax credit for Northrop Grumman Corp. should it win a new Air Force bomber contract and build the aircraft in California. It now is back in...
  • Sanofi wins right to market MannKind's inhaled insulin drug Afrezza

    A French pharmaceutical company has agreed to pay up to $925 million for the right to market Afrezza, the recently approved inhaled insulin treatment for diabetes developed by MannKind Corp. of Valencia. Sanofi, based in Paris, said it would pay $150...
  • Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impala

     
    Vehicles Affected: Nearly 15,000 model-year 2014-15 Chevrolet Impala LT and LTZ sedans equipped with a front console storage compartment The Problem: The inertia latch on the compartment door may not engage during a rear collision, and the front console...
  • 2016 BMW X1 will be second model on company's front-drive platform

     
    Filed under: Crossover, BMW, Design/Style, Luxury BMW is putting a lot of its chips on the success of its forthcoming front-wheel drive models, and it's making a big bet on the company's future in hoping that customers will accept them. Its front-...
  • Saturn Vue ignition switch leads to new group of GM recalls totaling 312k

     
    Filed under: Recalls, Safety, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GM, Saturn General Motors has another spate of recalls to announce. This time they cover 312,280 vehicles worldwide, including 269,041 of in the US, in a total of six campaigns. In 2014, the automaker has...
  • GM will no longer remove parts from trucks to calculate curb weights

     
    Filed under: Truck, Chevrolet, GM, GMC Following last week's mild uproar after it was discovered that Ford and General Motors were removing some optional parts from their pickups to lower the curb weight and consequently increase the maximum payload, GM...
  • J.D. Power confirms auto voice-recognition tech is as lousy as we think

     
    Filed under: Technology, Infotainment Let's just all admit that in its current state voice recognition technology is atrocious. The success rate even with Apple's Siri feels like it hovers around 50 percent and similar systems aren't much better. There...
  • 18k VW Routan minivans added to ignition switch recall list

     
    Filed under: Minivan/Van, Recalls, Safety, Volkswagen We've had a brief reprieve recently from automakers suffering from ignition switch issues, but the problems have reared their ugly head, again. This time it's not from General Motors; instead, the 2009...
  • Car companies used to cook up sales with recipe books

     
    Filed under: Classics, Ford, GM, Rolls-Royce, Volkswagen, Read This The evolution of automotive marketing has undergone a number of strange phases. Few, though, match the strangeness of the 1930s to 1950s, when automotive marketers turned to cookbooks...