Chevrolet released a new subcompact this fall, the Sonic, to replace the Aveo. Chevrolet is going to unveil a hot-hatch version, the Sonic RS, at the Detroit Auto Show. First version only a few months old Chevrolet released the successor to the Aveo subcompact this fall, the Sonic. The Sonic, according to AutoWeek, comes with Read on! →


Fulton Innovation’s eCoupled technology has made powering household appliances via wireless technology a reality, and now the company has its sights on doing the same for mass market electronic vehicles like the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt and Ford Focus Electric. While a wireless EV charging station does introduce an element of space-age style to the Read on! →


President Bob King of the United Auto Workers labor union issued a call for UAW members to protest a GOP fundraising appearance Tuesday by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. The call to protest is being billed as the first in a series of nonviolent acts of civil disobedience called the “99 Percent Spring,” reports The Detroit Read on! →


There may be hope yet for parking ticket procrastinators to get out from under that pile of unpaid citations. Much like the IRS and its forgiveness program for some tax cheats, traffic ticket amnesty programs have been popping up in regions across the nation. The programs allow longtime-abusers to pay off that burden at a Read on! →


Large corporations do not take kindly to internal secrets being released without authorization. This is particularly true when the guilty party is legally bound via agreement to keep quiet. Such is the case with former Toyota in-house legal council Dimitrios Biller. According to Automotive News, an arbitrator awarded Toyota $2.6 million in damages to compensate Read on! →


Hauling cargo from point to point is an expensive proposition, when it comes to energy consumption. AT&T has just put in an order for 1,200 compressed natural gas vehicles from General Motors. The benefits of CNG Compressed natural gas is a fuel that can be used to run internal combustion engines, and it costs about Read on! →


United Auto Workers President Bob King is no fan of Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. In a conference call with former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and members of the Obama re-election campaign, King reportedly called Romney “out of touch” with the issues working people face. Cavalier about plant closures King and Read on! →


The owner of a mysterious 1942 Mercedes 320 Cabriolet D believes the car may have been Hitler’s convertible. Others dispute the claim, but it may well have belonged to one of the German dictator’s generals. Hitler’s Mercedes Zenop Tuncer is the owner of Euro Tech Motors in Edgewater, N.J. He specializing in acquiring and repairing Read on! →