| Mar 29, 2012
| 10:37 AM
With trade-in values peaking, now may be the time to trade up to a new model.
By Jim Gorzelany
A severely depleted inventory of used vehicles is boosting the values of late-model cars to record highs these days. While this means sky-high...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Fuel prices are ramping up faster than their usual summer gains, and there's a 20 percent chance that prices could spike to nearly $6 a gallon, industry research firm IHS says.
"Only three percent of consumer budgets go to gasoline. That’s tiny,"...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
1) Fairfield Automotive Services
2149 Post Rd.
(203) 259-6500 www.fairfieldauto.net
2) Mimi Dragone
3) Bruce Bennett Nissan
3) Guy's Automotive Specialties
| Apr 21, 2011
| 5:55 PM
The New York
International Autoshow is back for 2011 and the press preview was held this week.
There was almost as many introductions as there are at freshman orientation. A couple highlights:
Ford brought out its' flagship sedan with a new face, a new...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 7:25 PM
"Who Killed The Electric Car?" might have ended with it's main character no longer among the living; but like Freddy, electric cars have risen from the dead.
A new documentary, "Revenge of the Electric Car," directed by Chris Paine, opened last week...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 4:11 AM
If you ring in the New Year with too much cheer, don't get behind the wheel and drive drunk.
Instead, arrive alive with a designated driver or a free tow home strting through 6 a.m. Thursday with the American Automobile Association's Tow to Go program....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Russia on Thursday began rolling out a sweeping embargo on food imports from the United States, members of the European Union and allied nations in response to those countries' economic sanctions for Moscow's aggressiveness in Ukraine.
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:59 AM
New orders for goods from U.S. factories increased in April for the third consecutive month, signaling a rebound in the manufacturing sector after a weather-related winter slowdown.
Factory orders rose 0.7% in April compared with March, the Commerce...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Expect more traffic on the road this Fourth of July weekend, as 41 million Americans travel for the Independence Day holiday, a 1.9% increase over last year.
The forecast by AAA attributes the increase to a rise in consumer confidence, a greater...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Thousands of old-style cardboard sleeves for Jack White's album "Lazaretto" sit in tightly packed checkerboard rows at Stoughton Printing plant in the City of Industry, 12.3-inch squares waiting to be stuffed with 12-inch circles.
Jack Stoughton Jr.,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Cooking isn’t rocket science, but maybe designing cookware is. A professor of engineering at Oxford University has designed a new saucepan that he says heats up faster and uses 40% less energy than conventional saucepans.
The “Flare Pan&...