| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:00 AM
NEW CANAAN — It was unseasonably cold for the last Caffeine & Carburetors event in downtown New Canaan. If you haven't heard of this six-times-a-year ritual, it's worth a short review. The event, which is a delightfully informal alternative to highly organized car shows and concours d'elegance events, was launched in 1995 by Doug Zumbach, who runs Zumbach's Gourmet Coffee.
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:32 AM
By Jim Gorzelany
There are few experiences as pleasant as driving a convertible with the top down on a warm day with the sun shining, the wind blowing, and the open road beckoning.
Good thing automakers are introducing new convertibles just...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 7:25 PM
"Who Killed The Electric Car?" might have ended with it's main character no longer among the living; but like Freddy, electric cars have risen from the dead.
A new documentary, "Revenge of the Electric Car," directed by Chris Paine, opened last week...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 9:06 AM
Compact and subcompact cars are booming in popularity and could become the best-selling vehicle category by year's end, according to J.D. Power and Associates.
This would push midsize sedans from their prominent position as the American car of choice....
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:01 AM
Nissan is working on an automotive control system in which future cars would be able to react to motorists' thought patterns.
Although the concept of a "mind-reading" car can be unnerving, rest assured that even a driver’s darkest thoughts will...