| 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
| 8:51 AM
Female drivers top of mind for coming 7-passenger, all-electric vehicle
Tesla Motors says its all-electric Model X, scheduled to hit the highways in 2014, combines “the functionality of a minivan with a design as cool as an SUV.”
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:21 PM
De Cormier Nissan
George F. De Cormier was born on February 7, 1918 in Longmeadow, Mass. He attended Springfield schools, and graduated from Commerce High. He met his wife, Wilhelmina while in second grade. They were married just after World War II...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Diamonds may be a girl's BFF, but sapphires, rubies, tourmalines, and other colored stones are getting quite chummy too, turning up in engagement rings in greater numbers.
The most famous non-diamond engagement ring in the world, Kate Middleton's...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 10:27 AM
Certain myths about automobiles have been around as long as there have been cars on the road. Many drivers adhere to driving and repair theories out of sheer force of habit, without ever knowing if these strategies are legitimate. Here are some common...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 11:07 AM
The gap between the price of a new domestic and foreign-assembled car is the widest it's been in almost 12 years, according to Bloomberg News.
The average selling price for a foreign imported car was $31,536 in August, according to the U.S. Bureau of...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 10:57 AM
In debt is no way to start a marriage. Follow this guide to stay over the moon – and under your budget – while planning your wedding. The numbers below are general estimates; adjust as necessary to fit your wedding’s style...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Yes, you can have a collision warning system for your car in the palm of your hand instead of an expensive option package. The iOnRoad application uses your smartphone's camera and some fancy algorithms to detect cars in front of you and beep if you get...
| May 17, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Savvy car buyers often avoid buying a brand-new because of the immediate depreciation.
The same principle can apply to wedding gowns. If you buy a gently used bridal frock, you can easily save 20 percent or more.
Even better, if you can simply borrow...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:20 PM
The Connecticut International Auto Show is gearing up for another great event Nov. 11-13 at the Connecticut Convention Center. The newest 2012 models will be on display, including the latest fuel- efficient vehicles and cars and trucks with the latest...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 8:14 AM
Maybe you stumbled upon it clicking through the latest runway gowns, or perhaps it’s your mother or grandmother’s gown you want to mod into your own modern-bride look. Old or new, borrowed or blue, the dress is the one of the most exciting...