| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Nissan has announced that its full-size Titan pickup will get a Cummins diesel engine when the redesigned model debuts next year, and now Nissan is considering a smaller diesel for its midsize Frontier pickup. Nissan unveiled the Frontier Diesel Runner...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:01 PM
The Kia Soul may look like a hipster's car, but a 2014 redesign gave it grown-up refinement on the inside, and at the Chicago Auto Show Kia showed the car's green side by taking the wraps off the 2015 Soul EV.
Powered by a 27 kWh lithium polymer...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:05 AM
The North American International Auto Show in Detroit has always been known for power and performance but in 2014 the industry was also showcasing technology that includes alternative sources of power.
Though they weren’t front and center, auto...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:23 AM
A month-end sales surge helped automakers post strong November sales.
General Motors Co., the nation’s largest auto seller, said its U.S. sales rose 14% in November to 212,060 vehicles, compared with the same month a year earlier.
It was the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Mercedes-Benz will use this month’s Los Angeles Auto Show to prove that you can never have too much of a good thing -- like power.
The automaker announced Friday it will unveil the 2014 S65 AMG on Nov. 20. The third-generation full-size sedan will...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Going to the L.A. Auto Show isn't just about looking at the cars. You also get to drive some.
Rows of the automobile industry’s latest models are outside the Los Angeles Convention Center ready to be test-driven by the show’s attendees....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:43 PM
An investor group headed by Hong Kong tycoon Richard Li purchased the federal loan made to Karma plug-in hybrid sports car maker Fisker Automotive and acquired the assets of the nearly defunct automaker.
Fisker has voluntarily filed petitions to...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Southern California's love affair with the automobile continues unabated — at least at the Los Angeles Auto Show, where thousands of car fanatics, shoppers and families are descending on the downtown L.A. Convention Center.
After days of media...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Honda released a sketch of its new fuel cell concept vehicle, pointing to the design direction of the next-generation Clarity hydrogen car, which it now leases in small numbers in California.
Honda says it plans to launch its next-generation fuel cell...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:36 AM
Subaru has officially confirmed that it will debut the all-new WRX at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show.
The car, a hotter version of the Impreza hatchback and sedan that Subaru revised for 2012, will come in sedan form only.
The automaker won’t...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:41 PM
As a growing number of cars connect directly to mobile broadband networks, car makers are searching for apps that make use of that data connection.
One type of app that technology analysts see great potential in is something that can help drivers locate...