| May 19, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Christoffer Castor, or simply "Castor" as he's called, wanted to sell his old red Volvo with the rusty back end and the cat stickers on the side window. But the 28-year-old Swede felt the need to stand out among the competition. So he created a video...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:59 PM
On an Academy of Country Music special, Carrie Underwood will debut a song she co-wrote to honor U.S. troops.
Underwood will perform "Keep Us Safe" on "ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops" at 9 p.m. Tuesday on CBS.
"When we were...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:07 PM
It’s odd, and I’m old, but I don’t ever recall seeing so many carmaker recalls.
Or, put another way: Has General Motors built any cars recently that don’t need to be recalled?
On Tuesday, the new poster boy for bad...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Toyota has announced recalls of about 10,500 Lexus GS 350 sedans, from the model year 2013, and about 370,000 Sienna minivans, from the model years 2004 to 2010.
Toyota Motor Sales said the Lexus sedans suffer from a possible brake pedal assembly...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Come Super Bowl Sunday, this year's crop of movie commercials won't be the only ads with connections to the world of movies. At least five spots from car companies — traditionally big players in Super Bowl advertising — will feature...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Honda plans to debut two new models at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit — the new version of its Fit subcompact car and the Acura TLX sport sedan, which replaces the automaker’s TL model.
The Fit is one of those...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 11:13 AM
When a former top Girl Scout official was taken into custody by the FBI on money laundering charges, prosecutors allege he was carrying more than $18,000 in cash, including $9,500 in an envelope concealed in his left boot.
FBI agents arrested Channing...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Consider it Acura’s flagship flagship.
Next spring, Honda’s luxury division will put on sale the pinnacle of the brand’s lineup, the RLX Sport Hybrid AWD. As the name implies, this zestier version of Acura’s largish-midsize car...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Some of America's--and Italy's--most iconic car brands are getting a makeover.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the world's seventh largest automaker, unveiled its ambitious five-year plan to investors and media on May 6, 2014. American heritage brands Jeep,...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:30 AM
After years as a marketing consultant, Fredrik Carlstrom has branched out and opened Austere, a scrupulously curated showroom devoted to Scandinavian design.
“Retail is not the sole focus,” Carlstrom said during a recent tour of Austere,...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The press kit for the redesigned 2015 Audi A3 provides a glimpse into the future of automotive marketing. In it, Audi focuses on features most prized by the tech-savvy buyers the company is targeting.
Audi says the A3 sedan features the first-ever 4G...