| Feb 13, 2015
This year's Chicago Auto Show delivered some significant introductions for car shoppers as well as a few wild concepts for those who just like to ooh and ahh at sheet metal and glass. More 2015 Chicago Auto Show Coverage Cars.com......
| Feb 12, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Coming soon to a charging station near you: a 200-mile-range electric vehicle that isn't a Tesla.
Chevrolet has confirmed it will begin production on its Bolt EV, a concept car revealed only weeks ago in Detroit. It's now headed into production at a...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Twenty-five years ago, Alice Carmichael and her identical twin sat in a NBC television studio in New York waiting to appear on "The Today Show" as part of a segment paying tribute to the career of legendary ad man Daniel J. Edelman.
The two women and...
| Sep 11, 2014
The Kia Soul is one of Cars.com's favorite urban cars, and the all-electric 2015 Kia Soul EV aims to be the most city-centric Soul yet with its EPA-estimated electric range of 93 miles. The Soul EV Base trim level starts......
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Mazda juiced the publicity throttle last night with the launch of the fourth-generation 2016 Mazda Miata MX-5, the two-seat affordable sports convertible that debuted at the Chicago Auto Show 25 years ago and has outlasted the competition in becoming the...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Twenty-five years after resurrecting the roadster, Mazda has unveiled the latest version of its MX-5 Miata, the bestselling two-seat convertible in history.
The original Miata, a 1990 model, spawned copies from Honda, Toyota, BMW and others. This new...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 11:31 AM
The minivan abides. Despite a popularity plunge, six automakers maintain their commitments to the maligned minivan.
Toyota and Kia are bringing out redesigned minivans for the 2015 model year with such upgrades as heated and reclining second-row seats...
| Aug 12, 2014
The Kia Sorento's looks didn't change much in the past few model years, Cars.com reviewer Joe Bruzek noted in his review, but he'll definitely notice the difference now. The Korean automaker today released the first official images of its third-...
| May 29, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Allstate Corp. said Thursday it is testing a smartphone application that is collecting drivers' habits.
The application is being tested a few states so far, the Northbrook-based company's CEO said at a conference. Allstate currently has a driver-...
| May 28, 2014
Just one model year after it arrived, the Nissan Versa Note ??? a hatchback offshoot of the current-gen Versa sedan that debuted more than three years ago ??? added a (sort of) tricked-out SR trim for 2015 (pictured above). That......
| May 5, 2014
| 12:58 PM
The Illinois Tollway's website says "fast charging" stations for electric vehicles at its rest stops are "inoperable," and thanks you for your patience.
The situation is much the same around the Chicago area.
On Kingsbury Street, electric-vehicle...