| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Last year saw a major change in Hyundai’s crossover utility vehicle lineup. Up until 2013, Hyundai offered the Veracruz for buyers who wanted a larger midsize crossover. Those wanting midsize could buy the Santa Fe, which was immensely popular....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The 2014 B-Class Electric Drive, Mercedes-Benz's new four-door electric vehicle hatchback, will arrive at dealerships in July with a price tag of $42,375, including a $925 destination charge. The B-Class Electric Drive could be eligible for federal tax...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:07 PM
When Mark Fields was 8, his dad gave him 20 Matchbox toy cars, sparking a lifelong affinity for autos that culminated Thursday with his appointment as chief executive of the Ford Motor Co.
The New Jersey native and Harvard Business School graduate still...
| May 1, 2014
| 1:25 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — On a sunny spring Saturday, Al Unser Sr. was back in Indy doing what he's famous for: zooming around a 2.5-mile oval track at adrenaline-pumping, ear-splitting, mind-boggling speeds.
Now 74, the four-time winner of the...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Beauty and cars aren’t new to Los Angeles. But for the next six months you’ll be able to see highlights of both at the Petersen Automotive Museum.
The organization has on display a new exhibit called the World’s Greatest Sports Coupes....
| May 1, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Alan Mulally, an aerospace engineer who helped Ford Motor Co. avoid the bankruptcy filings and federal bailouts of its U.S. automotive siblings, said Thursday that he will step down as the company's chief executive in July.
He will be succeeded by...
| May 3, 2014
Ford CEO: An article in the May 2 Business section about Alan Mulally's decision to step down as Ford Motor Co.'s chief executive stated that the company borrowed $23.5 million in 2006. The automaker borrowed $23.5 billion.
Dodgers: An article in the May...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Toyota launched a dramatic mid-cycle restyling of its Camry sedan in a move to fend off increasing competition from rivals such as the Honda Accord and the Nissan Altima.
The Camry has been the nation’s best-selling passenger car for a dozen years...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Last year, Los Angeles entertainment giant AEG weathered a major corporate shake-up, endured a six-month trial spotlighting its role in the last days of Michael Jackson and fell short in its efforts to bring L.A. a pro football team.
Even so, the...
| Apr 19, 2014
Fancy this: In a city known for its car culture, Angelenos care deeply about their sidewalks.
Every time the issue of fixing L.A.'s thousands of miles of neglected walkways gets tackled in the opinion or news pages, at least a dozen readers (not a...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Well, here's some sobering news about teen driving -- and just in time for prom: A new AAA survey says that 41 percent of teens age 16 to 19 say they or their friends will likely be under the influence of drugs or alcohol at some point during the prom and...