Topic: U.S. Department of Transportation
Internal e-mails at Toyota suggest a reluctance to address sudden acceleration. The documents come to light at a time when Toyota is trying to rebuild its image.
04/08/2010 08:50 pm
New emission caps on greenhouse gases will add $950 to car prices but save $4,000 in fuel over the life of the car, the government says.
04/02/2010 05:20 pm
A Staten Island Ferry worker was suspended for showing his St. Patrick's Day cheer.
03/16/2010 10:09 am
Toyota needs to settle its top management, gain control of its quality control, review its electronic engine systems, and get rid of its culture of secrecy and manipulation of public safety agencies.
03/01/2010 10:15 am
With a high-speed passenger rail network proposed for the US, companies are gearing up to build the equipment on American soil.
02/19/2010 06:39 pm
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says his advice to 'stop driving' recalled Toyotas was 'a misstatement.' A spokeswoman adds that it was merely an exhortation to owners to get their cars to the dealer 'as soon as possible.'
02/03/2010 02:07 pm
Bullet trains will save time, money, and the environment.
02/01/2010 09:57 am
Obama’s high-speed rail plan starts America down the track to a more efficient way of transport. But this high-cost investment will need long-term commitment from the public and private sectors.
01/29/2010 03:19 pm
In Pictures Tiny Cars
Flight delays aren’t inevitable. There are proven ways – from revamping air traffic control to congestion pricing – to fix the problem.
12/23/2009 08:42 am