| Jan 30, 2014
Subaru is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its Legacy midsize sedan with an all-new model. The automaker hasn't released specs, but promised the production version will draw heavily from the Legacy Concept that bowed at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto......
| Jan 27, 2014
The BMW 7 Series gets its latest and likely most fuel-efficient version in the 740Ld xDrive, a first-ever U.S. diesel version of the automaker's flagship sedan. Offered in one configuration ??? long wheelbase with all-wheel drive ??? the 740Ld xDrive........
| Jan 31, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Chrysler announced Thursday that its Mopar aftermarket brand has a new limited-edition Dodge Dart in the works.
The company says the Mopar '13 Dart will be unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show on Feb. 7.
Just 500 copies of this compact Dart will be made....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 7:40 AM
One is real, one is Super, and one is the future. Such were Kia's offerings at Thursday's Chicago Auto Show.
The automaker used its news conference to unveil the all-new Kia Forte Hatchback, a special edition Superman-inspired Optima Hybrid show car,...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The battle for pickup truck supremacy got a little tighter Thursday as Toyota introduced its redesigned 2014 Tundra full-size truck at the Chicago Auto Show.
The automaker hopes this new model will be able to lure buyers away from Ford's perennial...
| Feb 7, 2013
Before the 2013 Chicago Auto Show even opened to the public, a gallery of its must-see cars was among the top-read pages of chicagotribune.com, and searches for details were spiking on Google.
Trib Nation reached Tribune reporters Mary Jane...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Diesel fans got a nice Valentine's Day gift from Ram, as the company announced Thursday that it would be making the Ram 1500 pickup available with a diesel engine.
"Truck owners have been emphatically asking for it, and Ram will be the only...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Nissan is getting in touch with its inner racer.
The automaker announced Tuesday that it would be expanding its performance-oriented sub-brand, dubbed Nismo (for Nissan Motorsports). Similar to the AMG division of Mercedes-Benz, Nismo vehicles will be...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Sometimes strange is good, but it depends on who you ask. In the case of Nissan's oddball compact crossover, the debate rages on. The Juke's frog-eyed face and squat, angular silhouette are endearing to some but repulsive to others, making it one of the...
| Feb 12, 2013
In the pantheon of dismissed body styles, the wagon reigns supreme. What was once a fixture of the automotive landscape is now offered by just a handful of automakers, and few are big sellers. Shoppers instead gravitate toward crossovers, SUVs......
| Feb 13, 2013
In January, Chrysler-Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne outlined dozens of forthcoming models for the automaker's smorgasbord of brands ??? Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, SRT, Fiat and soon-to-come Alfa Romeo. The Jeep brand got quite the overhaul: an updated...