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French Economy and Industry Minister Emmanuel Macron listens to the explanations of PSA Peugeot research director Gilles Le Borgne as they watch the EB turbo pure tech engine during his visit to the PSA Peugeot Citroen headquarters in Paris.

At Paris Show, Carmakers Look to Better Times

By Greg Keller | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
European carmakers are hoping to impress with new models at this week's Paris Motor Show and prove they have come out stronger from years of economic trouble and cost-cutting.

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany watches the race from the pit after retiring from the race due to car problems during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit in Singapore.

Hamilton Wins in Singapore, Takes F1 Title Lead

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Chris Lines | Sep 25
For Nico Rosberg, early retirement from the Singapore Grand Prix was painful. Seeing his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton win the race and snatch back the championship lead was agonizing.

An Acura RLX sedan, a prototype car, is shown during a demonstration in Detroit.

Honda Introduces Self-Driving Car

AUTO SHOWS | By Dee-Ann Durban | Sep 11
Honda shared its vision of the hands-free highway commute, a car that can safely drive itself on the freeway while the driver's hands are off the wheel. Honda says the technology could start appearing on Honda cars in 2020 and beyond.

Will Power, of Australia, goes through a corner ahead of James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, and Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia.

Some Tracks Change Rules After Ward's Death

AUTO SHOWS | By Luke Meredith | Aug 14
NASCAR could issue an edict as early as this weekend's race at Michigan International Speedway that makes it mandatory for drivers to stay in their cars until safety personnel arrive.

Legal Troubles Ahead for NASCAR Star Tony Stewart?

AUTO SHOWS | Aug 13
After striking and killing a fellow driver on the race track, does NASCAR star Tony Stewart face any legal liability? CBS News legal analyst Jack Ford joins "CBS This Morning" to talk about the case.

Tony Stewart

As Probe Begins, Stewart Steps Away From the Track

AUTO SHOWS | By John Wawrow and Dan Gelston | Aug 11
The collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.'s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track.

Indy Officials Seek New Ways to Attract Fans

AUTO SHOWS | By Michael Marot | Jul 31
Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles keeps looking for ways to fill seats. He has a full weekend of NASCAR and sports car races leading up to the Brickyard 400. He's kept motorcycles on the summer schedule at Indy and added races.

Minor Injuries When People Rush from Car Show

AUTO SHOWS | Jul 15
About 10 people suffered minor injuries after a crowd began running to leave a car and bike show at the Georgia World Congress Center.

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Porsche is Top Brand in New Car Quality Survey

AUTO SHOWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jun 23
The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality. Buyers reported more problems in their new cars and trucks this year than last year, according to rankings released Wednesday by the consulting firm J.D. Power.

Top 10 selling Vehicles in the US in May

AUTO SHOWS | By Michael Cox | Jun 4
Automakers sold 1.6 million cars and trucks in the U.S. in May. Here were the top sellers, the total number sold and the percent sales were up or down compared with May 2013.

arly version of Google’s prototype self-driving car. The two-seater won’t be sold publicly, but Google said it hopes by this time next year, 100 prototypes will be on public roads.

Google to Build Prototype of Truly Driverless Car

AUTO SHOWS | By Justin Pritchard | Jun 2
Google plans to build and launch onto city streets a small fleet of subcompact cars that could operate without a person at the wheel.