Category: Auto News

Know Your Rights as a Rideshare Passenger

August 5th, 2020 by

Allowing a total stranger to take you from place to place is something millions of Americans do each day. Most feel there are laws and regulations in place to protect them, and indeed there are some laws that protect them in some respects, but there exist other areas where they aren’t actually protected by law.

Taking action, giving back: 3 stories from the pandemic

August 4th, 2020 by

Maine dealers transform their Toyota lot into a graduation stage. A Hyundai store adds a drive-through food pantry. And a Honda employee recycles a bus shelter to fight hunger. How creativity and quick action amid the pandemic are making a big impact on communities. Click to watch the video: 3 Automotive Workers Give Back in Different Ways  

Ford CEO Jim Hackett stepping down

August 4th, 2020 by

Chief Operating Officer Jim Farley will take the helm of the U.S. automaker on Oct. 1. Jim Hackett, the chief executive and president of Ford Motor Co., unexpectedly announced his retirement on Tuesday. Hackett, 65, will be succeeded by Chief Operating Officer Jim Farley, 58, effective Oct. 1, according to a company release. “I love Ford

This $3.5 Million Shelby GT350R Prototype Just Became The World’s Most Expensive Mustang

July 28th, 2020 by

Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R prototype known as “R5002” sold for a staggering $3.5 million over the weekend, beating out the $3.4 million original “Bullitt” to become the most expensive Mustang ever sold. This car was Shelby’s competition prototype, designed to transform the Mustang’s image from a pedestrian, mass-market car to a race-bred marque. It was the first Shelby Mustang