| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Despite General Motors' recent recall of millions of its cars — and several investigations into the issue — buyers are still streaming into GM dealerships.
The beleaguered automaker announced Tuesday that sales in March rose 4% compared with...
| 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 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
When we compile our list of family-friendly vehicles, safety is our first concern. Our picks must get high scores in our annual rankings for overall value, performance and safety, plus they must earn a Top Safety Pick from...
| 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-...
| 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 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....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:57 PM
A Costa Mesa man sustained minor injuries when his SUV rolled over Tuesday afternoon.
The 48-year-old driver was traveling north along Pomona Avenue at 2:15 p.m. when he lost control of his 2005 Toyota Highlander near the Weelo Drive intersection.
| 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...