Today's Auto News

| Oct 10, 2014

  • The new Model D revealed: 0-60 in 3.2 seconds with an auto-pilot feature. Starting at $71K, turns out the “D” stands for “dole out more money.” When they make one that will rub your feet and do your taxes, we'll buy. Story: Car Talk

  • Mahindra to buy 51% stake in Peugeot Scooter business. Finally, a news story Americans can completely ignore. Story: Autoblog

  • Mercedes recalls 10,500 C-class cars in U.S. for steering issue. Now referred to as the C-Minus Class. Story: Automotive News

  • One of the U.S.'s most notorious speed traps is no more as Waldo, Florida disbands police force. Looks like the town has finally made enough money to retire to Florida. Story: Autoblog

  • Jay Leno + Cars + Television = It Was Only a Matter of Time. Jay Leno working on a show about cars for CNBC (taking the spot promised to Conan O'Brien for his show about Mopeds.) Story: New York Times

  • Neil Young paints classic cars in watercolor. Car Talk Staff Art Critic, Phyllis Stein, could not be reached for comment. Story: Wired

  • Man tracks down and buys his late father's '73 Corvette... We're going out on a limb here, but we're going to guess that no son has ever done that for a dad's Colt Vista. Story: Yahoo

  • And a public service announcement. Here’s why you should never leave a burning candle unattended. In your car. At a gas station. On a positive note, there was no messy candle wax left on the dashboard. Story: CBS47

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