| Apr 4, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Just in time for some high-speed topless cruising, BMW has announced details on its all-new M4 convertible ahead of its world debut at the New York Auto Show.
The 2015 model is mechanically identical to BMW’s M3 sedan and M4 coupe and features a...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
It’s been a busy centennial year for Aston Martin, and the British automaker shows no signs of slowing down, announcing Tuesday the 2015 V12 Vantage S.
The car, which Aston bills as its fastest on the market (save for the full-crazy One-77), will...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:42 AM
In a development that marks the resurgence of American automakers almost as much as the huge profits they announced this week, Consumer Reports said that the new Chevrolet Impala is one of the best cars it has ever tested.
The consumer magazine, known...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Ford Motor Co. recalled more than 33,000 C-Max hybrids over the weekend after testing revealed vehicle roofs may not sufficiently protect drivers and passengers.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration discovered the defect during regular...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Despite the fact that he "doesn't like heights," Volvo Trucks President Claes Nilsson recently spent two hours standing on the front panel of a Volvo FMX construction truck dangling 66 feet above the ocean.
There was no stunt double. It really was...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Consider it a crystal ball into the future of car collecting.
Hagerty Insurance, the world’s largest insurer of classic cars, is out with its annual list of top 10 vehicles the company expects to become future collector items.
| Nov 2, 2013
The Honda Accord covered my 11-mile morning commute to downtown Los Angeles, downhill on the 110 Freeway, without burning a single drop of gas. In the evening, I made it halfway back before the gasoline engine tapped the tank.
In all, the plug-in hybrid...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Working to shore up its upscale Acura brand, Honda Motor Co. plans to split its sales and marketing efforts into separate divisions in the U.S.
Honda is looking to punch some energy into Acura, which has lagged its bigger Honda sibling in sales growth...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 10:23 AM
The standard consumer advice for car buying is to purchase as close as you can to the end of the month, quarter or year. Dealers, the thinking goes, are more eager to make deals later in the month to make sure they achieve manufacturer quotas that pay...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:00 PM
China's consumer auto buying, once largely confined to more affluent coastal areas, has begun to spread to inland areas, helping boost April sales in the world's largest market by 13%, experts said.
Chinese consumers bought 1.4 million cars in April,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Sitting on the deck of the aircraft carrier Intrepid in Manhattan on Monday night, Land Rover’s Discovery Concept SUV previewed much more than just a future vehicle from the historically British brand.
It signified a major reorganization for...