Jeep Electrifies With New Wrangler 4xe

Jeep Electrifies With New Wrangler 4xe

Fiat Chrysler has been slow to join the push to battery propulsion but it is now racing to catch up with plans to have “more than” 30 hybrids, plug-ins and all-electric models in its line-up during the next few years. Leading the charge is the Jeep brand which...
Amazon Ties to Auto Industry Grow Stronger

Amazon Ties to Auto Industry Grow Stronger

Amazon is emerging as a key supplier to the auto industry of cloud-based computing services, which will play a larger role in the car business in the years to come. It already has developed close ties to the world’s two largest automakers, Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp....
A Week With: 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring

A Week With: 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring

It’s hard for me to imagine that it was nearly half a lifetime ago, 1989 to be exact, that I first took a Mazda Miata for a test drive. Everywhere I went people gathered to check it out. Another driver in an old Spitfire following as I exited I-75, pulled alongside...
Ford Recalls More than 500K Vehicles

Ford Recalls More than 500K Vehicles

Ford is recalling more than 500K vehicles in three separate actions, although most of that total is accounted for in one single effort involving Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX models with brake issues. The first recall involves more than 500,000 select 2015-18 Ford Edge...