An automobile is a self-powered vehicle, typically with four wheels, that uses an internal combustion engine or an electric motor. Automobiles include cars, trucks, vans, SUVs, and motorcycles, and usually seat one to eight people. The automobile became popular in the early 20th century, with the invention of the Model T by Ford Motor Company in 1908, and has since evolved into a nearly indispensable accessory of modern life.
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The interior of a busy auto manufacturing plant highlights the many pieces of machinery that go into making an automobile. A worker wearing a hardhat sits at a welding station. To his left is the metal shell of an unfinished automobile.
If you have a driveable vehicle, you will want to have auto insurance. Auto insurance provides protection against losses in an auto accident. This website explains the different types of automobile insurance.
A hand aims a gold and silver paint spray gun. The paint gun could be used for a wide variety of jobs, from spray painting automobiles to spray painting difficult-to-reach, small spaces.
Automobiles are getting more reliable, but J.D. Power's annual survey finds that consumers are having problems with battery failures, transmission shifting and voice recognition systems
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), the parent company of Jeep and Ram, will pay $800 million to settle claims that its diesel pickup trucks and SUVs cheated on emissions tests. The automaker says ...
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