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Fed Report Shows Autos and Housing Fueling US Growth

By Martin Crutsinger | Sep 5
While U.S. housing and auto sales showed strength over the summer, manufacturers were feeling pressure from China's economic slowdown and the oil industry was squeezed by lower energy prices.

Apple, Google Bring Smartphone Functions to Car Dashboards

By Ryan Nakashima | Sep 4
Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.

US Bank Earnings Rose 7.3 Percent in April-June Quarter

By Marcy Gordon | Sep 4
U.S. banks' earnings jumped 7.3 percent in the April-June period from a year earlier as revenues increased and the volume of soured loans banks had to write off fell to the lowest level since before the financial crisis.

Court Sides with Uber Drivers to Expand Case Over Pay

By Sudhin Thanawala | Sep 2
A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.

Top Selling Vehicles in the US in August

Sep 2
Automakers reported U.S. sales for August on Tuesday. Here are top selling cars and trucks, the number sold and the percentage change from last August.

Highways May Soon Charge Electric Cars

Aug 29
Scientists in the UK are testing highways that will be able to charge electric cars.

Audi A3 Cabrio Provides Drivers with Low-Priced Luxury

By Ann M. Job | Aug 28
Those looking for a luxury-branded convertible with a low price tag should turn toward Audi's A3 Cabriolet.

US Agency Probes Jeep SUV Rollaway Complaints

Aug 26
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that some newer Jeep SUVs can roll away unexpectedly after drivers put them in park. The probe covers 408,000 Grand Cherokees from the 2014 and 2015 model years.

US Safety Agency Probes Honda Accord Air Bag Failures

Aug 25
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash. The probe by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration covers about 384,000 cars from the 2008 model year.

2015 Volkswagen Golf Still Nimble, Picks Up Power and Space

By Ann M. Job | Aug 24
The fun, nimble Volkswagen Golf GTI, Germany's original hot hatchback, has more power, new features, roomier seating and better fuel mileage for 2015. There's also sharp-looking plaid upholstery that makes the compact car look special on the interior.

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