| May 8, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Now that the excitement of auto show season is over, the anticipation to drive 2015 models begins.
There's plenty to look forward to, because there are almost too many new vehicles to choose from such as the redesigned, more modern Ford Mustang and...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:49 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Americans like to sit tall when they drive, as shown by a report issued Wednesday by IHS Automotive showing U.S. registrations for sport utility and crossover vehicles outnumber sedans for the first time.
Through May of this year,...
| May 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Little Jamal Crawford never went anywhere without his basketball.
He pounded it into the sidewalks of Seattle, dribbling around anyone he encountered while prompting quizzical looks.
He brought it with him on planes, begrudgingly putting it underneath...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Not long ago, there was little warfare in the ultimate luxury marketplace where automakers seemed content to ride the prestige of their heritage. So steeped in marketing hubris was Rolls-Royce, despite being out-engineered by the decade-old Mercedes S-...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 7:15 PM
A 12-year-old North Lauderdale girl was recovering in the hospital late Friday after being struck by an SUV in a driveway, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office.
Her brother was at the wheel of the Lexus LX470, sheriff's spokeswoman Gina Carter said....
| May 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Tesla S and the Toyota RAV4 EV scored top points on the Automobile Assn. of America's Green Car Guide, followed by the Audi A7 TDI, the Lexus GS and the Nissan Leaf.
The listings are part of AAA's annual alternative fuel car report, a 140-page...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Here’s hoping Volvo’s library books aren’t this overdue.
The Chinese-owned, Swedish automaker is just months away from introducing its all-new XC90 SUV. When it debuts in August, it will replace the current model, which debuted in...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Nissan, in a move that defies common sense and possibly physics, has found a way to make its Juke more weird.
Hence, the Juke Nismo.
Injecting some extra odd into this oddball crossover is no simple task. The squat four-door hatchback looks like a...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Radical realignment ideas abound for ACC football. Abolish divisions! Premier and Champions leagues! New ACC, Old ACC! Waffle House and IHOP!
I detailed many of them last spring and offered my own extreme makeover.
But history teaches that the ACC...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
As new-vehicle sales continue to rise from the depths of 2009, so does the number of buyers who are upside down, owing more than their car is worth.
In the first quarter of 2014, 27 percent of new-vehicle buyers who traded in an old model owed more on...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Nissan is asking for more than 104,000 of its Juke crossovers back to fix an issue with the engine timing chain.
The automaker announced Thursday that it was issuing a voluntary service campaign on 104,439 Jukes from the 2011-13 model years. The...