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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 | Thursday Sep 11, 2014
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.

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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.

Luxury Automakers Scramble to Woo Young Chinese

AUTO SHOWS | By Didi Tang | Apr 29
A few years ago, Chinese buyers options might have been limited to cars designed for an older American or European. But now, luxury brands from Mercedes and Infiniti Audi to Lincoln are racing to create smaller, sportier models for younger Chinese people.

An Alfa Romeo 4C is displayed at the New York International Auto Show in New York.

Hot Cars at this Year’s New York Auto Show

AUTO SHOWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 23
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the U.S. auto industry. Here are some of the vehicles debuting this year.