| Oct 15, 2009
| 10:13 AM
Gayle Anderson was live at the opening day of the ORANGE COUNTY AUTO SHOW. The OC Auto Show is an indoor exhibition of new-model vehicles. The show is owned and presented by the Orange County Automobile Dealers Association and the Southland Motor Car...
| Oct 27, 2009
Tough times call for tough decisions. That's the situation facing one of West Michigan's best known car dealers.
Plainfield Lincoln Mercury in Grand Rapids will be closing its doors for good this Friday.
The owner, Dan Pfeiffer, met with his employees...
| Dec 2, 2009
| 1:18 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Forget the supercars and green machines. At this year's Los Angeles Auto Show, the emphasis is on affordable small cars and minivans. The auto industry, trying to climb out of its worst sales slump in decades, wants the spotlight on...
| Jun 28, 2009
The Toyota Prius that debuted in the U.S. in the 2001 model year has become the nation's best-selling hybrid.
But with Chevrolet, Saturn, Ford, Mercury and Honda now in the game, Prius needs more than just high gas prices to keep folks interested....
| Jul 15, 2009
A vacant business at the corner of North Broadway and Mission Avenue is available for lease. This was once Budget Used Car dealership in Escondido, but tough economic times shut it down. Budget isn't alone trying to survive a downturn economy.
| Jul 24, 2009
| 6:54 AM
(WGN-AM)- After two decades and 126,000 miles, John and Susan Musinski's 1990 Ford Econoline has made its final run.
Belching black smoke and rusting from the wheels up, the once-rockin' van -- replete with curtains, a TV and even a CB radio -- made...
| Jul 27, 2009
Since it's inception last Friday, West Michigan car dealerships have felt the impact of the Cash for Clunkers program.
Customers have been pouring in looking to take advantage of the one billion dollar stimulus program aimed at getting more fuel...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 2:00 PM
Clunkers of all makes and models are filling up part of the lot at L.B. Smith Ford, Lincoln, Mercury in Lemoyne, Cumberland County. In just three days, about twenty gas guzzlers were collected. Customers are trading in their older rides for new and more...