| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The 2011 Ford F-150 may not look like a family car, but if you take a closer look, you???ll discover a surprising blend of passenger and cargo space and convenient luxury features, says MotherProof.com???s Courtney Messenbaugh. Read her full review,......
| Dec 22, 2010
| 7:56 PM
A decade in the automotive industry is like the passing of the Mesozoic era; a lot changes. In 2001, Hyundais were questionable and Toyota was infallible. Pontiac, Oldsmobile and Plymouth existed. Scion did not. So it may come as a bit of a surprise...
| Sep 10, 2010
In 1990, Mazda got it right with the Miata, and it has not strayed far from the formula with the 2010 Mazda MX-5.
Both are reliable, affordable, fun sports cars that will remind customers of MGs, Triumphs, Fiats and Alfa Romeos, with one major exception:...
| Sep 16, 2010
| 4:39 PM
You could say a movement began when Jona Cerwinske had at it with a Sharpie on a Lamborghini. He didn't deface its beauty (though that could be argued) but rather transformed it into an art car of sorts, inspiring several others to follow his trail.
| Sep 27, 2010
| 9:55 AM
So long, Mercury, we hardly knew ye.
Well, actually we did – the Mercury automotive brand has been around since 1939, when it was created to build a brand that was slightly more upscale than Ford, slightly less than Lincoln. After 2010, Mercury...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 4:50 PM
Astute readers may have seen the writing on the Facebook wall, but we'll make it official: PickupTrucks.com's next Shootout will pit two-wheel-drive, short-bed V-6 work trucks against each other. On hand we'll have a 2011 GMC Sierra 1500 4.3-liter, a 2011...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 12:04 PM
According to the "Consumerist", Forbes magazine has released the top ten most frugal cars to own. with the Toyota Yaris being the most frugal car to own. The list is interesting because it takes into account things like depreciation and maintenance...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 1:35 PM
New Year's in the automotive world takes place in September, when the current year's models go on sale and next year's models are introduced, some radically new, some barely changed at all. Who will be the winners, losers and also-rans...
| 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...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 6:44 AM
An overnight fire damaged a house and a garage in Jenison.
At 11:30 p.m. Saturday, firefighters responded to a report of a car fire inside an attached garage in the 7700 block of Park Lane Avenue, near Wagonwheel Street in Jenison. The homeowner said she...
| Oct 15, 2011
PONTIAC, Ill. — The honeymooners from Spain spoke limited English, but that didn't stop Mayor Bob Russell from giving them a hearty welcome to his community.
"How long have you been here?" Russell asked, posing for a snapshot with the newlyweds...