| Feb 6, 2012
On Jan. 9, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Hyundai Elantra and Land Rover's Range Rover Evoque were voted North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACOTY). Fifty automotive journalists reduced 17 cars and seven trucks to...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 2:21 AM
REPUBLIC, Mo. -- Plenty of technology is available to make older people look and feel younger. One car company is trying to make young people feel older. It's part of an effort to make better cars.
Ford Motor Company created the Third Age Suit. The...
| May 17, 2011
| 1:12 PM
Quick: Name the 10 greatest cars of all time.
The Ferrari GTB/GTS series of the 1970s and '80s? The 1974-88 Lamborghini Countach?
No, no — too unattainable. I'm talking about cars real people could own.
The 1964-and-a-half Mustang? The 1968...
| Mar 20, 2012
For any luxury car brand, one indicator of success is whether customers know the mainstream brand to which it is related.
It's better if they don't.
Audi has gone to great lengths — even foregoing the cost savings that come with sharing parts ...
| Mar 27, 2012
For years, the electric vehicle industry has been eager to build a better electric car battery: one that extends range while having a longer overall life, is affordable, quick-charging and safe.
Now Envia Systems, a start-up based in Newark, Calif.,...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 7:29 AM
TrueCar.com guarantees a no-haggling, online car-purchase experience, with hundreds of dealers signed up across South Florida. The site also offers significant savings off South Florida MSRP prices.
How does it work? Find the car and discounted price you...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:09 AM
A man brought his 1989 Mercury Grand Marquis to Daniel Earl Ashmore Jr. for repairs, reports the St. Petersburg Times.
But Ashmore, 29, sold the car, valued at $800, to a salvage yard and sold the man's car without his permission for for $225,...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:50 PM
DEARBORN, Mich. - Ford Motor Co recalled nearly 129,000 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans in the United States citing a risk that the wheels may fall off, U.S. safety regulators said on Friday.
These cars, from the model year 2010 and 2011, are...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:42 PM
It's a thrill that never fades for some drivers: the desire to get behind the wheel of a classic car.
"It's almost like fulfilling a dream," explains John Hoekstra, owner of GR Auto Gallery, located in Kentwood.
On Sunday, Fox 17 got a sneak peek...
| Jun 17, 2008
| 11:08 AM
While car dealerships have been offering discounts on big pickups and sport utility vehicles for a while, they've recently started to show rebates on smaller rides. A leading source of automotive cost analysis, IntelliChoice.com, announced its "Best Deals...
| Apr 14, 2008
As you cruise car shows in the greater Los Angeles area, you might notice that muscle cars from the 1970s are increasing in popularity. Phil Skinner, editor of Kelley Blue Book's "Early Model Values Guide," agrees. He's the sort who would rather spend...