The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) along with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA, announced Monday that it will allow automobiles to become equipped with vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication technology. Continue reading
High speed trains could be the future of travel across the U.S.-Mexican border. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, Texas Department of Transportation Commissioner Jeff Austin and Mexican officials met with Transportation Sec. Anthony Foxx in Washington on Thursday to discuss a … Continue reading
At the 2014 North American International Auto Show, the spotlight shines on sports cars and trucks, rather than alternative fuel vehicles. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Dan Neil of The Wall Street Journal and Karl Brauer of Kelley Blue Book about the state of the industry and how gas mileage improvements are shaping trends. Continue reading
Car lovers and industry experts have gathered in Detroit for the North American International Auto Show. This year’s showcase focuses on high-performance cars and redesigned trucks. Hari Sreenivasan reports on what offerings U.S. automakers are putting onstage. Continue reading
The southern Russian city of Volgograd suffered two suicide bombings in two days, raising security concerns just weeks before the nation is set to host the Winter Olympics in Sochi. Authorities have issued a state of emergency in the city and stepped up protections at train stations across Russia. Hari Sreenivasan reports. Continue reading
While cars that can park themselves is nothing new in automotive technology, Ford says it has developed a car that can seek its own parking spot, and then shimmy its way on in, even in tight circumstances.
Divers find human remains near Italy's Costa Concordia shipwreck: http://t.co/w6sT10uRU7 -KH — The Associated Press (@AP) September 26, 2013 Watch a time lapse of the recovery of the ship.
Connecticut residents who use the Metro-North train line to commute woke up to a big headache Wednesday morning. And it’s not going away anytime soon. A problem with a Con Ed feeder line early Wednesday halted train service from Stamford, … Continue reading
Hari Sreenivasan talks to Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s Nancy Wood, who offers an update on the new criminal investigation into the train derailment and explosion, backlash inside the town of Lac-Megantic against the rail company CEO and whether the recent accident is likely to affect oil transportation in Canada. Continue reading