Your American Car Is Probably Not as American as You Think

Want to buy American when it comes to your next ride? The latest version of’s annual list of the most “American” cars assembled in the U.S. came out on Tuesday. But you may be surprised how little it takes to be considered really American: just 55% of the total value of the car parts […]

Speed Limiters and Built-In Breathalyzers May Soon Be Mandatory in All EU Cars

New safety features for cars, including speed-limiting technology, are likely to be mandated in Europe after lawmakers and European Union countries reached a deal Tuesday. So-called intelligent speed assistance (ISA) technology is already found in some high-end vehicles from manufacturers such as Ford and Honda, but the plan is to ensure it’s rolled out more […]

Bugatti Just Unveiled the Most Expensive New Car Ever—But Its Buyer Remains a Mystery

At the Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday, French luxury car maker Bugatti unveiled a car that sold for EUR11 million ($12.4 million), making it the most expensive new car ever. The hyper sports car “La Voiture Noire” is a one-off homage to Bugatti’s Type 57 SC Atlantic to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the company. […]

General Motors’ Executive Shuffle: 2 Top Execs Are Leaving—One Might Go to Amazon

In two separate announcements Thursday, General Motors announced that a pair of its top executives are leaving the company. GM’s president of North America Alan Batey and global manufacturing head Alicia Boler Davis, both of whom directly report to chairman and CEO Mary Barra, will step down from their roles, effective April 1. The company […]