Tesla 'Summons,' Kia Niro Hybrid, FCA CEO Electric-Car Skepticism: Today's Car News

Kia Niro 'hybrid utility vehicle' teaser shot

Kia Niro 'hybrid utility vehicle' teaser shot

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Today, a Tesla software update adds more autonomous-driving capabilities, the Kia Niro hybrid is teased ahead of its debut at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne says he has a new reason to be nervous about electric cars. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

The Kia Niro 'hybrid utility vehicle" is teased at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, ahead of its debut in Chicago.

Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche owners with 3.0-liter V-6 TDI diesel vehicles will get the same "goodwill" package previously offered to owners of 2.0-liter four-cylinder cars.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is still nervous about electric cars. Now, he claims electric powertrains will transfer too much control from carmakers to suppliers.

NASA tests an airplane wing studded with electric motors as part of a program to reduce aircraft carbon emissions.

The latest Tesla software update gives cars the ability to be summoned and park themselves.

Check out the 2016 Buick Envision crossover with our preview video from the Detroit Auto Show.

Finally, we have full specs for the U.S. version of the 2017 Volvo S90--including the "Twin Engine" plug-in hybrid model.


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