Toyota To Borrow, Test Steve Wozniak's Prius For A Week

Since the issue of Steve Wozniak's Prius arose yesterday, Toyota has been anxious to get in touch with the Apple co-founder to diagnose the problem and, according to his assistant, will take the car for testing. » 2/02/10 9:00pm 2/02/10 9:00pm

Apple Co-Founder Claims Toyota Prius Has "Scary" Software Problem He Can …

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak told a crowd today of an unintentional acceleration problem with his 2010 Toyota Prius, which isn't under a recall. "This is software. It's not a bad accelerator pedal," he told the crowd. "It's very scary." » 2/01/10 11:20pm 2/01/10 11:20pm

I See Ed People: Whitacre Appoints Self As New GM CEO

We just knew Edward E. Whitacre Jr., the government-appointed chairman of GM, loved the spotlight too much to step down. He will reportedly become the automaker's permanent CEO after holding the position on an interim basis. » 1/25/10 9:15am 1/25/10 9:15am

Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid: Finally, An Exciting Hybrid!

Confirming what we've seen in leaked brochure scans, the production Honda CR-Z Hybrid has been outed as the small and sporty Prius alternative with a hybrid-first six-speed manual transmission. The leaking culprit? Honda's premature marketing department and AOL. » 1/11/10 12:36am 1/11/10 12:36am