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Auto Interest Rates on the Rise for Those With Poor Credit
New Small Cars Unveiled at Auto Show but Will Anyone Buy?
New Jetta, SUVs and Peek at Future Cars at Detroit Auto Show

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New Small Cars Unveiled at Auto Show but Will Anyone Buy?

Auto Interest Rates on the Rise for Those With Poor Credit

By Jeff Karoub |
Among the many shiny models vying for attention at Detroit's North American International Auto Show are the revamped Volkswagen Jetta, Hyundai Veloster and Kia Forte, but smal...

New Pickups from Ram, Chevy Heat Up Big-Truck Competition

New Pickups from Ram, Chevy Heat Up Big-Truck Competition

By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
The competition for full-size pickup truck customers in the U.S. is as rough-and-tumble as ever, with Ram and Chevrolet rolling out brawny-looking new models that are larger, lighter and more efficient than their predecessors.

Ford Ranger Returns to US After 8 Years Away

Ford Ranger Returns to US After 8 Years Away

Jan 17
Ford is unveiling the North American version of the Ranger. It goes on sale next spring, eight years after the automaker pulled it off the market in the U.S. and Canada.

Honda Accord Named North American Car of Year

Honda Accord Named North American Car of Year

Jan 16
Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American Car of the Year on Monday, a first for the longtime model that's twice flirted for the top honor as a finalist.

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

By Tom Krisher | Jan 15
Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 Ranger small pickup trucks not to drive them after finding out that an exploding Takata air bag inflator killed a driver in West Virginia.

GM Says It's Mass Producing Cars Without Steering Wheels

GM Says It's Mass Producing Cars Without Steering Wheels

Jan 14
General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals.