| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:47 PM
A generation ago, New Englanders managed to get through winter with rear-wheel drive vehicles. Then came front-wheel drive, which many people thought worked better on snowy roads. Few drivers at the time had a four-wheel drive vehicle.
Since then, four-...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 11:23 AM
It seems that BMW is on a mission to reach just about every automotive niche, no matter how small. You want an electric car? BMW has you covered. Ditto for luxury cars, sports cars, sport utility vehicles (sport activity vehicles to BMW), hybrids, sedans,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Rick Ross easily led a field of high-profile new releases last week, as the rap titan's "Mastermind" conquered the U.S. album chart.
Ross' Maybach Music/Def Jam title captured No. 1, reaping first-week sales of 179,000 copies, according to Nielsen...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Used-car deals are getting better. Desirable trade-ins and vehicles at the end of their lease are streaming onto the used market, and that means more choices at lower prices. New-car leasing and finance deals create...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:23 PM
With an 8-0 Southern California Sectional series-clinching 8-0 win over Southwestern Community College on Saturday, the Orange Coast baseball team tied a 60-year-old school record with seven shutouts in one season.
But after the top-seeded Pirates won...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:29 AM
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Cars could be driving themselves down the world's streets far sooner than expected, thanks to a change in a global treaty backed by European countries.
A little-noticed amendment to the United Nations Convention on Road Traffic...
| 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...
| 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,...