| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Speaking today at the Washington Auto Show’s Policy Day, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced $50 million to support development of new vehicle technologies.
“The new research and development funding announced today will help support...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Here’s what you need to know from Elon Musk’s call with Wall Street analysts who follow his Tesla Motors electric car company.
1: Tesla is selling a lot of cars for a lot of money.
Musk told investors Tesla would sell about 35,000 cars this...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The formula for success at an auto show is the same as at the new-car dealership: Pack a room with a variety of new products loaded with creature comforts, plus the latest and greatest electronic gadgets that operate at the touch of a button or the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Trucks continue to outsell cars, and that could be a good sign.
So far this year, cars account for 47.4 percent of U.S. sales, according to data from WardsAuto. Analyst Haig Stoddard forecasts light trucks will outsell cars for the foreseeable future....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The cozy world of minivans got a bit more competitive Monday, as Kia officially debuted its all-new Sedona.
The 2015 people-mover is new from the ground up and replaces an outdated and slow-selling Sedona that's been around since 2006.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:45 PM
In its latest reaction to a mounting safety scandal, General Motors Co. recalled 1.5 million more vehicles and set aside $300 million to pay for repairs.
The move follows the automaker's apologies over delays in fixing a deadly ignition switch problem....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Beset by criticism that it did not move quickly enough to fix an ignition switch problem linked to 12 fatal crashes, General Motors on Tuesday named a vehicle safety chief charged with identifying and resolving product safety issues.
Jeff Boyer, who has...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:10 AM
An insurance industry study found that repairing recalled vehicles can reduce dangerous incidents for drivers.
The Highway Loss Data Institute – an arm of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety – looked at claims for car fires that were...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Target is offering a mobile coupon for $10 off a $50 grocery purchase. The offer is good on beverage and food purchases. Unfortunately, alcohol is excluded.
Text FOOD to 827438 to receive the coupon on your smartphone.
A printed coupon was in the...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Everyone knows how to wash and wax a car. Or, do they? We tend to get rusty in the off-season, so here are some spring training tips.
It is best to wash your car when the car's surface is cool. A cool morning is ideal, but if you are not a...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:09 AM
The Florida Panthers are offering a BOGO ticket deal to Friday night's game for Military Appreciation Night.
Active-duty, their dependents and veterans are eligible to use a coupon code with military ID to get the ticket deal when the Panther's take...