| May 28, 2010
| 4:34 PM
In a meeting with industry analysts Friday, Ford Motor Co. Chief Executive Alan Mulally declined to confirm reports that the automaker is about to kill its Mercury brand, but he also didn't go out of his way to deny the......
| Jun 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Now arriving in dealerships is the trio of base, GT and Shelby GT500 Mustangs with new power plants under the hood. The 2011 Jaguar XJ, 2011 Mercedes-Benz E-Class wagon and 2011 Buick Regal hit dealerships as well. We also received......
| Jul 14, 2010
| 4:32 PM
After 91 years, the GMAC brand will disappear completely from auto financing on Aug. 23. The former lending unit will be rebranded Ally Financial in the U.S. and North America. GMAC/Ally is the preferred lender for General Motors, Chrysler, Saab......
| May 25, 2010
Automakers offering free-maintenance programs used to be few and far between, with BMW being one of the most well-known. Other luxury brands such as Jaguar are now adding them, but so are niche brands like Mini and, perhaps most impressive, Volkswagen....
| 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 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...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 2:16 PM
A Lancaster man was driven to make his own electric car after watching a movie. Brandon Hollinger now cruises around town in a 1970 Saab.
He says the movie "Who Killed The Electric Car?" made him realize that it is viable for cars to run without fuel...
| 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...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:40 AM
1) Hoffman Auto Group
Reliable, well-made and high-performance Japanese and German automobiles at all price points are sold by this family-owned concern, in business since 1921. (They still have Saabs, which are selling, too.) According to brothers...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:52 AM
Here I continue listing the predicted winners, losers and also-rans of the 2012 model year. (Click here to read part one.)
Jaguar: There once was atelevision station in St. Louis that had the No. 1-rated news team in the city. For some reason, they were...