| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:07 PM
An occasional look at artwork and other displays around Laguna Beach.
KX 93.5's mascot is nothing if not conspicuous.
The restored 1960 Chevrolet El Camino is painted a vivid yellow and emits a racket when its engine turns over.
A donor who...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Around the world, General Motors Co. will heavily market the starring role of a yellow Chevrolet Camaro in the next "Transformers" movie. Except in China.
There, the automaker will focus on promoting a compact sport utility vehicle — the Trax...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:28 AM
General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra said on Thursday more recalls are possible as the No. 1 U.S. automaker grapples with a series of safety problems that have prompted the recall of 20 million cars.
Barra's comments in an interview with NBC came a...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Six General Motors vehicles ranked at the top of their segments in the latest J.D. Power initial quality automobile survey, more than any other brand.
Hyundai was another big winner with five segment leaders. The South Korean automaker also ranked...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The postcard image is ingrained in our collective consciousness: An empty road cuts through the Mojave Desert, its inky black path stretching forward, seemingly to infinity. A lonely white signpost flanks the asphalt — "Route 66."
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:22 PM
General Motors on June 19 recalled more than 21,000 model year 2012 Chevrolet Sonic vehicles manufactured March 1, 2012, to June 29, 2012, and equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission and 1.8L four cylinder engine. In the affected vehicles, the...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:53 PM
A family-owned dealership in Tinley Park could be Fiat-Chrysler's flagship retailer in the Midwest under a corporate renovation and expansion plan encompassing two facilities on 159th Street.
Tinley Park plan commissioners are considering whether to...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Chevrolet expects the small SUV segment to blossom in the next few years, with a growth of 80 percent by 2016. Chevrolet's new entry for the U.S. in this segment is the Trax, a five-passenger compact SUV that slots below Chevrolet's popular Equinox; the...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:29 AM
If you're shopping for a fuel-efficient space-saving car, make sure to fit the redesigned 2015 Honda Fit onto your list. Even the outgoing car deserved that distinction; it thumped six newer competitors in a seven-car subcompact comparison back in 2012...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
To launch its new A3 sedan, Audi of America is turning to Ricky Gervais to drive home the message that consumers should never compromise.
To hammer home the message, it cast Gervais, a comedian who is often blasted by critics for his acidic sense of...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:31 PM
With the Chrysler brand headed for mainstream battle against the likes of Ford, Hyundai, Honda and Chevrolet, the Dodge brand is about to take a much more specialized route: performance, and lots of it. The bigger news: The SRT brand......