Paul A. Eisenstein is a CNBC contributor and the publisher of thedetroitbureau.com. He has over 30 years of experience covering the auto industry.
Other states are more lenient on offending motorists.
The recent Total Quality Index found Fiat Chrysler the industry's top-ranked car manufacturer, The Detroit Bureau reports.
Local Motors plans to get into the auto industry next year when it launches what it promises will be the world's first 3-D printed car.
Electric vehicle buyers are younger and more affluent than drivers who purchase comparable gas-powered models.
The world's first autonomous 18-wheeler was given an official Nevada license plate on Tuesday.
At least $750 million worth of vehicles were stolen between 2012 and 2014 because motorists left the keys inside, according to the NICB.
Automakers say autonomous cars will keep drivers safer than ever. But it could also make them sicker. Carsick, that is.
As the gap narrows between Toyota and Volkswagen, both automakers are reportedly shoring up production.
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says that nearly 6 out of 10 moderate to severe teen crashes are the result of driver distraction.
Experts warn that car owners may need to face sanctions should they fail to make needed recall repairs.