| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Southern California's love affair with the automobile continues unabated — at least at the Los Angeles Auto Show, where thousands of car fanatics, shoppers and families are descending on the downtown L.A. Convention Center.
After days of media...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Hands-free is so last year. For 2013, Apple’s Eyes Free voice commands have started to trickle into new cars. On Tuesday, Honda announced it would be the latest automaker to bring Siri into your daily commute.
The 2013 and 2014 Honda Accord and...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:32 PM
With so many cars on display at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show, plenty will find their way onto any parent's wish list. But what will make the kids happy is a different story. Here are five new cars spotted......
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Fox has sold all of its TV ad inventory for Super Bowl XLVIII, slated to be played February 2 and broadcast by the 21st Century Fox-owned network from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Now the network is moving to line up clients for other types of...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Luxury brands often post stronger year-end sales, and six of the month's 15 fastest-selling cars come from luxury brands. That's down from seven of October's 15 fastest-selling cars, but luxury brands need not pile on the December incentives just yet........
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Detroit's annual new-car blitz is almost a month away, and the list of production and concept cars slated to debut continues to grow. Kia announced today that it plans to show off a new concept at the 2014 North American......
| Dec 23, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Lexus and Kia are just the latest automakers to offer a peek behind the curtain for their plans at the Detroit Auto Show in January.
Lexus, Toyota’s fancy division, has confirmed what we originally suspected earlier this month: it will use the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Cars don't fit under the typical Christmas tree, but a holiday buying surge could make December the biggest month in a big year for the auto industry.
Heavy advertising and discounts could launch U.S. auto sales this month above the 1.5 million sold...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Hyundai Motor America and Kia Motors America, the U.S. sales arms of the sibling South Korean automakers, said Monday they have reached a settlement in class-action litigation over inflating the fuel economy claims for their vehicles.
Hyundai will offer...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:57 PM
John Krafcik, president and chief executive of Hyundai Motor America in Costa Mesa, will step down at the end of his contract Dec. 31, making way for successor David Zuchowski to take over both posts effective Jan. 1.
Zuchowski joined Hyundai Motor...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The aging Nissan Maxima needs a makeover, but Nissan would do well to preserve the car's driving fun — a strength that could lure a few shoppers to the current car even in its twilight years.
The seventh-generation Maxima has been in showrooms...