In a burst of service-related announcements today, Tesla says it will build a fleet of loaner cars for when owners have their cars in service, and says its battery warranty covers everything except collisions and intentional damage.
As Kim Kardashian has put her name to a celebrity video game and Tyra Banks invests in an app that puts pretty pictures on lock screens, we only wait for Bill Murray to launch a "Lost In Translation" iPhone app.
The Zubie Connected Car Service keeps good track of the family car and can help people be better drivers, but the lack of fuel economy information is a big miss.
The winner in the race to reach the 50 billionth download is an Ohio resident who snagged the Say the Same Thing app. Along with bragging rights, the lucky customer gets a $10,000 App Store gift card.
Vehicles equipped with Sync can participate in State Farm's Drive Safe and Save mileage-based auto insurance program.
A 2005 Chrysler 300C once owned by President Obama is now available on eBay for $1 million.
The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in keeps up with the competition in some ways, but the overall package lacks cohesion, and quirky features such as the right-side camera don't add much.
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The less you drive, the less likely you are to get into car accidents--at least that's how insurance companies look at it. To better align drivers' automobile insurance rates with risk, State Farm is offering its California customers discounts based on their odometer readings.
Hondas and Acuras sold between April 2002 and November 2006 report more miles on the odometer than they actually covered.
eBay Motors is attempting to give used car buyers a little more peace of mind when purchasing used cars online by offering vehicle history reports through Experian's AutoCheck service.