Jim MacPherson

Jim MacPherson

A Manual on Manuals - January 20, 2015 - Going relatively unnoticed at the Los Angeles International Auto Show two months ago was the introduction of the newest version of the...

What to Do When Disaster Strikes Behind the Wheel - January 13, 2015 - Just about every assessment of the top motoring stories of 2014 has placed the delayed General Motors ignition switch recall at the top of...

Don't Get Carried Away by Lower Gas Prices - January 8, 2015 - The recent drop in gasoline prices has created an interesting problem for people now in the market for a new car or truck. Is this break...

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...