| Aug 4, 2014
"For 2015, the Lexus RX 350 is a soft, almost numb, car that impresses with its responsive engine and general comfort, but comes up short at offering both a rewarding driving experience and exceptional interior luxury," said Cars.com reviewer Bill......
| Jul 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Porsche’s moneymaker is getting an update for 2015, and winning some eco-cred in the process.
The German automaker will revamp its lineup of Cayenne SUVs for the new model year and will add a new plug-in hybrid version. The move makes Porsche...
| Aug 3, 2014
1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Lexus NX 200T 4. 2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid 5. 2014 Honda CR-V 6. 2014 Mazda3 7. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 8. 2014 BMW 428 9. 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek 10. 2014......
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Three storied British brands will be debuting all-new vehicles at Monterey Car Week.
Aston Martin, Jaguar and Jaguar’s SUV-building cousin Land Rover all announced their plans Monday for the upcoming events the week of Aug. 11, culminating in the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Pilots have been “flying by wire” for some time. That means the direct connection between the controls in the cockpit and the rudder, elevators, ailerons and flaps that control the path of the aircraft has been eliminated. In place of this...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The best place to find a diesel these days isn't a freeway truck stop. It's the country club.
Brands like BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi have always sold diesel cars on their home turf back in Germany. Mercedes in particular had success selling oil-burning...
| Aug 1, 2014
Linda Fotzler bought the Armory House, a private dorm on the University of Illinois campus, in 1973, the year after she graduated.
The students who lived there were predominantly men, and there was quite a bit of partying.
Her current challenge is...
| Aug 6, 2014
"A stylish alternative to established luxury sedans, the 2014 Maserati Ghibli relies on its brand cachet to try to make up for obvious parts-sharing and a lack of technology, and it's only mildly successful in doing so," said Cars.com reviewer......
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:50 AM
ACME, Mich. General Motors' next-generation Chevrolet Volt will make its world debut in January at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Tim Mahoney, Chevrolet chief marketing officer, would not provide details, except to say it will...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk promised shareholders a dramatic boost in the production of his company's electric cars, telling investors that Tesla will produce 35,000 cars this year and will have the capacity to produce up to 100,000 in...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:41 AM
BMW remains on track to be the world's biggest luxury automaker despite a strong challenge from its German rivals.
Second quarter sales by the core BMW brand rose 8.3 percent to 458,000 vehicles, a record high, as new models such as the 4-series...