| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Consumer Reports named the Tesla Motors Model S electric car the best vehicle on the road Tuesday.
The magazine called the luxury sports sedan its top pick of all 2014 model year autos. This was the first time since 2010 that Consumer Reports named a...
| Feb 28, 2014
You've probably seen him on TV or in the newspaper, wearing a blue and white wig decorated with the fuzzy dice equivalent of basketballs. He's Danny Karwoski, the University of Connecticut women's basketball superfan.
Karwoski has attended upward of...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Long relationships are rare in Hollywood — except when it comes to Oscar.
During Sunday's telecast of the 86th Academy Awards, McDonald's Corp. is set to make its 23rd straight appearance in Hollywood's biggest night, and American Express Co. will...
| Mar 4, 2014
The winter chill on auto sales is melting into a buyers market.
Dealer inventories have ballooned with the frigid weather across much of the nation in January and February. So automakers are turning to a tried-and-true method to move sheet metal —...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Volvo showed the two fastest production cars in the company's history at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. The S60 sedan and V60 wagon Polestar models feature a 345-horsepower turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine. Standard T6 models with the inline six...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Audi’s A3 family just keeps growing.
Starting with the all-new A3 sedan that’s due on sale soon, Audi’s new entry-level lineup will also include an A3 convertible, an A3 diesel model, an e-tron plug-in hybrid hatchback and an S3...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Arctic-like weather across much of the nation put a freeze on January auto sales.
Auto information company Edmunds.com estimated that car companies sold about 1 million vehicles in the U.S. in January, just slightly below the number they sold in the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Where was the Denver Broncos’ vaunted offense? Why was our former governor Ah-nold wearing a women’s wig in a Budweiser commercial? What the heck is a Maserati Ghibli or Kia K900?
The 2014 Super Bowl matchup between Peyton Manning’s...
| 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...