| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:10 PM
Drivers, bring your vehicles back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags.
The government says more than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles need a second fix for air bags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.
| Jan 30, 2015
Is this the year you should buy used instead of new when car-shopping? Yes, if you've got goo-goo eyes for a Hyundai Genesis, Chevrolet Impala, GMC Yukon XL or Volvo S80. Each vehicle, purchased new, loses more than 30 percent of its value in the first...
| Jan 11, 2015
Competes with: Volkswagen Eos, Volkswagen Beetle, Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro Looks like: The spiritual successor to the old Chrysler 200 convertible Drivetrain: 200-hp, turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder; six-speed automatic transmission; front-...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:31 PM
China was a tantalizing frontier for Greenway Automotive owners Carl Atkinson and Frank Rodriguez.
The Orange County partners have five dealerships in the Asian country, one under construction and another about to be built. That makes them pioneers in a...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Good times, bad times, the auto industry had its share in 2014.
Total vehicle sales climbed 6 percent to an estimated 16.4 million sold in 2014, numbers not reached since the pre-recession high of 2005. Yet the auto industry recalled 60 million...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Pop quiz: What kind of vehicle seats up to eight people and has a pair of sliding doors, seats that fold out of the way and a commanding view of the parking lot at your local Gymboree?
According to Kia, it's not a minivan.
The South Korean automaker...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:07 AM
FCA US , the former Chrysler Group, on Friday expanded a U.S. regional recall of older cars with potentially defective driver-side Takata air bags to a global action, affecting more than 3.3 million vehicles.
FCA was one of five automakers asked by U.S....
| Dec 21, 2014
Austin is weird. In fact, the city hangs its hat on that distinction. A small patch of donkey blue wedged in a sea of elephant red, the liberal city prides itself on its odd-man-out political status and singular strangeness. I......
| Dec 22, 2014
Chances are, if you're shopping for a minivan, you're in full-fledged family mode and need a comfortable, roomy vehicle to haul multiple kids and all their stuff. Sure, minivans have a lot of things in common ??? like those oh-so-practical......
| Dec 26, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Some of the most interesting automotive announcements in 2014 will make for the most compelling storylines of 2015. How will the all-aluminum F-150 alter the automotive landscape? How will American buyers react to the wave of subcompact crossovers ready...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Fiat Chrysler is recalling about 67,000 model year 2006 and 2007 pickups because of a problem that could prevent the cars from starting, or cause them to move when the ignition key is turned.
The company says a wire in the clutch ignition interlock...