Tesla chair testifies she would have quit if Musk had lied in 2018 tweets

By Hyunjoo Jin and Jody Godoy SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The board chair of Tesla Inc defended CEO Elon Musk in a securities fraud trial on Friday, telling jurors that she would have quit as a director if she had thought Musk lied by tweeting in 2018 that he had "funding secured" to take Tesla private. Tesla board Chair Robyn Denholm is a defendant in the lawsuit alongside Musk, Tesla and other

10 Car Repairs You’ve Probably Wasted Money On

Could you be blowing your hard-earned cash on unnecessary maintenance? The post 10 Car Repairs You’ve Probably Wasted Money On appeared first on Reader's Digest Canada.

Fernando Alonso ‘will not be easy to beat’ for McLaren and Lando Norris in F1 2023

Fernando Alonso v Lando Norris is poised to be one of the tastiest rivalries of the 2023 Formula 1 season according to one expert.

23 of the Most Popular Crossovers under $30,000

If you're craving a crossover and are on a budget, here is the place to start.

The greatest German engines ever made

Germany has given birth to some amazing engines over the years – we reckon these are the best

Famously disastrous cars that were in fact pretty successful

The true story behind many famous automotive disasters needs to be told

Gas-Powered Cars Were Cheaper To Drive Than EVs at the End of 2022

Fluctuating gas and electricity prices mean ditching a gas-powered car for an EV might not save you money when filling up.

Always Keep This in Your Car’s Emergency Kit

Are you prepared for a roadside emergency? Consult our checklist of items that will come in handy the next time you find yourself stranded. The post Always Keep This in Your Car’s Emergency Kit appeared first on Reader's Digest Canada.

The outgoing CEO of a giant autos firm had a message for his successor: Don't be like me

After Akio Toyoda, CEO and president of Toyota, announced he was stepping down on Thursday, he shared his advice to his successor and his business philosophy.

Africa Eco Race Postpones 2023 Rally Due To Climatic Upheavals

The rally will return on December 30, 2023.

Ford to Pay $2500 If 2023 Bronco Customers Switch to another Model

The SUV is still in high demand and short supply, but Ford is apparently determined not to lose those customers.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway president expects NASCAR to return to oval 'sooner rather than later'

Doug Boles suggests the Brickyard 400 could return and said the speedway is considering rotating between the oval and road course

Mattia Binotto’s graceful gesture to Fred Vasseur even after his Ferrari fate was sealed

Mattia Binotto has advised his successor Fred Vasseur about life as Ferrari team principal.

Rolls-Royce May Boost EV Production to Meet Strong Demand

Even consumers who don’t care about cars are impressed by a Rolls-Royce, and most of these models have earned that awe.

20 great American muscle cars

We take a look at the glory-days of the affordable V8-powered car in America, and chart the class’s course through to the present day

Multi-vehicle collision closes Highway 2 near Carstairs, Alta.

A multi-vehicle collision shut down Highway 2 near Carstairs, Alta., on Friday as winter weather hit the area.

When Should You Change Your Oil?

Follow this simple guide to keep your engine humming a happy tune.

Polestar 4 Tesla Model Y Rival Electric Crossover Spotted In China

The photos show a coupe-like crossover model that is expected to enter production next year.

The car that saved Ford Motor Company

As Ford gears up for a huge launch of its all-electric F-150 Lightning, we turn the clock back over 70 years to a car that saved the company

GM Pondering a Two-Door Compact Truck EV to Rival the Maverick

According to Automotive News, the automaker has designed an electric pickup with a two-door cab and a 4.5-foot bed.

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Tries To Hit Top Speed On Autobahn

It sounded ferocious too with Akrapovic exhaust installed.

Is Fernando Alonso about to turn Aston Martin from nice losers into ugly winners?

Expect things to be different at Aston Martin as Fernando Alonso replaces Sebastian Vettel for the 2023 Formula 1 season.

Always Do This Before Buying a Used Car

Reduce your risk of driving off with a lemon by following this four-step inspection program. The post Always Do This Before Buying a Used Car appeared first on Reader's Digest Canada.

2023 Chevrolet Blazer RS: Review

Stylish and versatile 5-passenger crossover. The post 2023 Chevrolet Blazer RS: Review appeared first on

Best Windshield Wipers for Your Car in 2023

Are your windshield wipers leaving streaks and making noise? Sounds like they need to be replaced. Here are the most reliable replacement options.

RuPaul’s Drag Race: All the Transgender Queens (Photos)

Peppermint was the first transgender woman to compete and Gottmik was the first transgender man

How to Prevent Winter Road Salt From Damaging Your Car

Canadian drivers are all too familiar with the corrosive effect of road salt on a car’s finish and undercarriage. Thankfully, much of that damage can be prevented. The post How to Prevent Winter Road Salt From Damaging Your Car appeared first on Reader's Digest Canada.

Cheapest Electric Cars You Can Buy in 2023

Just because a car is powered by batteries doesn't mean it has to be expensive. These are the most affordable electric cars on the market right now.

The 2024 Z06 GT3.R Is the New Face of Corvette Racing

Based on the road-going Z06, it uses an engine derived from the 5.5-liter flat-plane crank V-8.

Nissan Is Considering a Small Electric Pickup Truck for the U.S.

A report by Automotive News suggests Nissan might build a small EV pickup to appeal to a new segment of customers.

12 Best Ways to Heat a Garage in the Winter

Even in winter, projects, repairs and hobbies must go on. And that often means you'll be spending time in the garage. Instead of risking frost bite, consider these 12 ways to heat your garage safely and reliably in winter.

Feds seized a party boat, a Rolls Royce, and a motorcycle from a man accused of using COVID loans to buy his way into a Texas yacht club

Michael George McQuarn submitted 10 PPP loans under four different business names, including one titled "Cool Kids Entertainment Group, LLC."

Man Dodges White Van Knocked Off Course by Collision

Occurred on January 14, 2023 / Sao Jose dos Pinhais, Brazil: "My uncle at his house in Sao Jose dos Pinhais. He wasn't hurt, it was just a big scare!"

A Ford Maverick Camper Is a Great Beginner Adventure Rig

For roughly $30,000, you can have a high-quality enclosed sleeping and cargo space atop a fuel-efficient new car. Just don’t expect to get too far from the pavement.

Will solid state batteries transform the EV industry? Here are the best companies to watch.

A key question for Electric Vehicle (EV) industry is whether solid state batteries will become the new norm. Solid state batteries are smaller, lighter, and could be more efficient than traditional lithium-ion batteries, and they have the potential to radically transform the EV market. Many major automakers are already investing heavily in solid state battery technology. For these reasons, investments in solid state battery technology could pay...

Jay Leno Suffers Multiple Broken Bones After Getting Strung Across A Parking Lot In Motorcycle Accident: ‘I’m Ok’

Jay Leno has suffered multiple injuries following a motorcycle accident, just two months after a car fire accident left him with third-degree burns. “Just last week, I got knocked off my motorcycle,” the 72-year-old comedian told the Las Vegas Review-Journal of the Jan. 17 incident. “So I’ve got a broken collarbone. I’ve got two broken

The Best Dashcams to Record Your Drive for Safety and Protection

Redditors swear by these dashcams when it comes to recording drive time for safety and security.

Here’s What Those Little Black Dots on a Windshield Are For

The little black dots on your car's windshield actually perform some important functions.

20 oddball Aston Martins

George Santos Offered 'Landing Pad' as Drag Queen in Pride Parade

The first-term Republican congressman recently admitted to having performed as a drag queen, days after calling initial reports "categorically false."

14 Code Words You Never Want to Hear on Cruise Ships

Cruise ship code words like "Bravo, Bravo, Bravo" are semisecret in the industry. See how many you can remember before your next cruise. The post 14 Code Words You Never Want to Hear on Cruise Ships appeared first on Reader's Digest.

43 of the best-ever barn-finds

10 Vintage Motorcycle Ads That Will Make You Want to Buy a Bike Right Now

Cool is two wheels.

Why Is Multi-Link Rear Suspension So Popular?

There are technical and etymological reasons. Let me explain.

FIA says president's old comment on women are not his views

PARIS (AP) — Motorsport governing body the FIA responded to reported sexist comments made by its president Mohammed Ben Sulayem on his personal website in 2001 by saying they “do not reflect his beliefs.” Ben Sulayem was quoted in a British newspaper on Friday as writing 22 years ago that he “does not like women who think they are smarter than men.” Ben Sulayem’s comment on his archived website from 2001 was revealed by The Times newspaper....

The 2024 ID.7 Is Volkswagen's Tesla Model 3 Fighter

Set to go on sale later this year, the ID.7 gets over 400 miles of range on Europe's WLTP cycle.

10 cars that robbed others of their glory

The real pioneers in the car world are often airbrushed out of history and replaced by successful imitators

GM Spending $854 Million to Build New Small-Block V-8

Unfortunately, GM isn't offering a release timeline or technical details on its newest V-8 yet.

Genesis X Convertible Going Into Production: Report

The halo model could cost $200,000 to $300,000.

The car world’s most famous design flaws

Join us for a close look at some of the most notable design failures in the automotive field