| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Jeep is recalling nearly 92,000 of its Grand Cherokee SUVs to fix an issue with the vehicles’ warning lights and instrument panel.
The recall affects 91,559 Grand Cherokees in the U.S. from the 2014 model year, according to Jeep’s parent...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Federal safety regulators have opened a preliminary investigation into the 2012 Jeep Liberty SUV for a possible fire risk in the driver’s door.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said it has received two reports of fires from...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Don’t act like you’re not impressed.
Dodge over the weekend debuted a new ad campaign for its Durango SUV. Four spots feature comedian Will Ferrell playing Ron Burgundy from the 2004 film “Anchorman.”
Ferrell will reprise the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:07 AM
General Motors Co. said its profit fell in the third quarter, but the automaker’s results also demonstrated that its troubled European operations are improving.
GM’s profit fell 53% to $698 million in the quarter compared with the same...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Fabricado en Italia entre 1957 y 1975, el antiguo Fiat 500 surgió de una idea del dictador Benito Mussolini, en 1930. El llamado "Duce" había convocado al senador del fascismo, Giovanni Agnelli, para informarle de la improrrogable necesidad de motorizar a...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Automakers are spending billions of dollars to squeeze efficiency from a car part most people never think twice about — the transmission.
Over the next five years, many new vehicles will have transmissions with up to 10 speeds, replacing the...
| Nov 10, 2012
There are two ways to import less oil: Pump more or reduce use. Since 1975, when the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards were set by the Department of Transportation and Environmental Protection Agency, the goal has been to do at least as much...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Chrysler Group is recalling more than 370,000 trucks and SUVs to fix a problem with the vehicles' rear axle.
The recall affects 2009 Dodge Durango and Chrysler Aspen SUVs, 2009-11 Dodge Dakota trucks and 2009-12 Ram 1500 trucks. Of the vehicles...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:20 AM
The Chevrolet Corvette was anything but a performance car when the first one rolled out of a GM factory in 1953, recalls Werner Meier, owner of Masterworks Automotive Services in Madison Heights, Mich., a restoration shop that specializes in Corvettes....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:32 AM
As an automotive journalist, I've piloted 500-horsepower supercars at high speeds. I've driven on some of the best tracks in the country, with professionals offering me tips. Exotic cars with price tags hovering near the balance of my mortgage have......
| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Competes with: Audi Q7, Land Rover Range Rover Sport, Volkswagen Touareg Looks like: A bevy of significant upgrades that don't mess with success Drivetrain: 290-hp, 3.6-liter V-6; 360-hp, 5.7-liter V-8; 240-hp, 3.0-liter diesel V-6; or 470-hp, 6.4-liter...