| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Ford Motor Co. unveiled the sixth generation of its Mustang on Wednesday night, nearly 50 years after the original debuted at the New York World’s Fair.
The automaker released photos of the 2015 Mustang and planned to show it off in a global...
| Sep 20, 2013
Edmunds.com, a website popular with car shoppers, is preparing a new home page and layout. I was recently directed to the site as a randomly chosen test subject.
I hated it. Unlike most guinea pigs, though, I have the number for Edmunds' chief of...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
After making a splash in Geneva with its wild Veneno supercar, Lamborghini is headed to Shanghai with an amped-up anniversary edition of its Aventador.
Never one to shy away from elaborate names, the Italian automaker announced Friday it is bringing to...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:13 PM
It was a busy weekend in Amelia Island, Fla., as almost $55 million in classic cars found new homes.
The weekend marked the 18th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, a highlight in the world of classic car shows. RM Auctions, the official auction...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:20 AM
The way Chevrolet tells it, General Motors design chief Ed Welburn told his team the company "might" revive the Stingray name if they did a great job on the seventh-generation of the Corvette. It's a good story, and every time I heard it, my cynical...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:30 AM
It’s nip-and-tuck time for Porsche’s Panamera sedan.
A midlife refresh will give 2014 models an updated look, a long wheelbase option and new engine choices, including a turbocharged V-6 and a plug-in hybrid. All three variations will make...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Electric car owners can get special discounts from utilities to charge their vehicles at home, but the amounts vary widely among power companies, according to a new study of charging costs. The study by Northeast Group calculated that Los Angeles...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
They are the Dodger Dogs with all the trimmings, the triple cheeseburger with extra bacon, the filet mignon topped with melted butter.
At next week's Detroit auto show, half a dozen automakers will be rolling out low-volume, high-performance or...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Convertibles and Los Angeles go together like peas and carrots, so it's no surprise that Porsche has announced it will debut the drop-top versions of the 911 Turbo and Turbo S models at the next L.A. Auto Show.
The cars are mechanically identical to...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:49 AM
It's one of the most iconic movie cars of the 1980's, and for the right price, it could be yours.
One of the three Ferrari replicas used in the filming of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," a Modena Spyder California, will be auctioned in August in Monterey,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
With the ink barely dry on our review of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe, GM President Mark Reuss swung by the L.A. Times office in a gleaming new Cyber Gray Metallic Stingray Convertible.
On his mind were consumers’ changing buying...