Jim MacPherson

Jim MacPherson

Heavyweights Brawl Over Pickup Truck Towing Title - August 20, 2014 - An incident late last month that seemed more like a sixth-grade schoolyard dustup than a disagreement among major automakers shed...

Celebrating a Century of Memories with Dodge - July 22, 2014 - There is something undeniably satisfying about taking a low-speed corner in an older car with manual steering. I recently had the chance...

Go Farther for Less this Summer - July 15, 2014 - The summer driving season is in high gear. Unfortunately, this has coincided with heightened instability in the Middle East, which is...

CT Autos News

Car of the Year winners and losers

Car of the Year winners and losers

On Jan. 9, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Hyundai Elantra and Land...

Ford brand 2011 U.S. sales top 2 million

Ford brand 2011 U.S. sales top 2 million

(Reuters) - Ford Motor said its primary Ford brand vehicle sales topped 2 million in the United...

A vicious cycle in the used-car business

A vicious cycle in the used-car business

Sign, drive, default, repossess and resell; that's the game at Buy Here Pay Here dealerships.

Automakers race to lose weight

Automakers race to lose weight

Beneath the high ceilings of a factory in the wheat fields of Emilia-Romagna in northern Italy,...

Louis Borick dies at 87; Superior Industries International founder

Louis Borick dies at 87; Superior Industries International founder

Louis Borick, the founder and longtime chairman of Van Nuys-headquartered Superior Industries...

Toyota, Honda losing speed to compact rivals

Toyota, Honda losing speed to compact rivals

Just a year ago, no one could touch the kings of compact cars, the venerable Toyota Corolla and...