| Mar 19, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Let???s say you???ve been researching a new car and, guess what, it???s been discontinued, dropped or replaced. If that model happens to be one of the eight models Automobile magazine lists as ???Vehicles You Probably Didn't Know You Could Still......
| Apr 1, 2010
| 8:36 PM
Lancaster Lincoln Mercury has been at the corner of North Prince Street and McGovern Avenue for decades. The dealership isn't going anywhere, but the cars it sells will be changing.
As the parent company, Ford Motor Company wants Lincoln-Mercury to be...
| Mar 17, 2010
A Daily Press photographer and I toured the elegantly expanded Anderson's Home and Garden Showplace this week and there's one plant there everyone should have in their yard.
Monrovia's new Sunshine Blue blueberry is a four-season shrub that gives you hot...
| Jun 10, 2010
It's sobering how close Volvo and Saab came to joining Mercury, Pontiac, Saturn, Hummer, Plymouth, Isuzu, Daewoo and Oldsmobile on the growing list of recently shuttered brands.
At the last minute, General Motors sold Saab to Spyker, a tiny Dutch sports-...
| Jun 10, 2010
— The demise of Mercury may be good for some dealers as Ford spends more to market and develop its Lincoln brand, but it could also speed dealer consolidation.
After 71 years of selling Mercury cars and trucks, Ford has decided to stop producing...
| Jun 9, 2010
| 8:57 AM
It's sobering how close Volvo and Saab came to joining Mercury, Pontiac, Saturn, Hummer, Plymouth, Isuzu, Daewoo and Oldsmobile on the lengthening list of recently shuttered brands.
At the last minute, General Motors managed to sell Saab to Spyker, a...
| Feb 3, 2011
After a long period of rightsizing, rebuilding and, in the case of General Motors, repaying government loans, the auto industry is back on track. "Development and strategy are taking over from the firefighting of the past 18 to 24 months," says Jeff...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Pennsylvania Maple Festival Window Display winners are:
Commercial – 1. Anderson’s Floral Gift Shop, 2. MAEF, 3. Deer Valley YMCA Camp
Collector’s Hobby – 1. Connie Anderson, 2. Janet Susser, 3. Jane Shultz
Maple – 1....
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Not long ago, carmakers were touting hydrogen as the silver bullet for energy independence and environmental redemption. But massive roadblocks to building the hydrogen highway forced automakers to follow detours to other green technologies. Just as no...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 9:29 AM
Major automakers are scrambling to strip hundreds of pounds off future pickup trucks to meet new U.S. standards for fuel economy without sacrificing strength or towing capability.
The new mandates take effect in 2016, giving automakers such as Ford and...
| May 6, 2011
| 12:20 PM
Well-equipped, affordable cars are muscling in on the luxury market's turf.
Or is it the other way around?
Today's new-car market offers a panorama of models priced between $20,000 and $30,000 that in many respects can compete with gleaming, leather-...