| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Going to the L.A. Auto Show isn't just about looking at the cars. You also get to drive some.
Rows of the automobile industry’s latest models are outside the Los Angeles Convention Center ready to be test-driven by the show’s attendees....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Don’t act like you’re not impressed.
Dodge over the weekend debuted a new ad campaign for its Durango SUV. Four spots feature comedian Will Ferrell playing Ron Burgundy from the 2004 film “Anchorman.”
Ferrell will reprise the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The confusion of the guy in the tollbooth was understandable. As the seven-passenger SUV rolled into his station, it's clear the sparkly brown paint, gobs of chrome trim and wheels, and touch-screen navigation said that this was some kind of luxury....
| Nov 29, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Things are a bit dry at the Volvo well at the moment. The automaker, which was bought by Chinese brand Geely in 2010, won’t have a completely new product until 2015. That’s when the next-generation XC90 SUV is due, which will finally replace...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 6:15 AM
This is not your grandfather's Jeep.
The 2014 diesel Grand Cherokee Summit points the brand in a very different direction than its beginnings as a bare-bones World War II gadabout. The same can be said for this new version's $57,000 price tag.
| Dec 20, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Cars don't fit under the typical Christmas tree, but a holiday buying surge could make December the biggest month in a big year for the auto industry.
Heavy advertising and discounts could launch U.S. auto sales this month above the 1.5 million sold...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Though the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show won’t open its doors until a few days before you’ve tucked into some turkey and stuffing, automakers are already lining up to announce their plans.
Show organizers announced Wednesday that BMW,...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:02 PM
When Mini first rolled out the reborn Cooper in 2002, selling a small, fuel-efficient car — especially a pricey one selling itself on quirky styling — might not have seemed like the best idea.
Gas was around $1.30 a gallon, and full-size...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Cars like the Mitsubishi Mirage, Eclipse and Galant were once the bedrock of their segments. Montero and Montero Sport pioneered the SUV boom. So good were Mitsubishi vehicles that Chrysler shared architecture, factories and powertrains. This year,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:44 AM
After teasing us with a darkly silhouetted outline last week, Jaguar got down to brass tacks Monday morning and officially revealed its concept crossover SUV.
Currently dubbed the C-X17 -- a name that will change with the production vehicle -- the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Honda Motor Co. hopes the redesigned Fit hatchback it introduced at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit will finally match the sales of more popular subcompact car rivals.
The Fit has been a sales conundrum for Honda. It gets rave...