| May 1, 2014
| 2:08 PM
April car sales were strong for Toyota Camry, which jumped almost 20% over April 2013 to become to No. 3 top selling car in the U.S. for the month -- ahead of No. 5 Honda Accord and No. 6 Toyota Corolla.
But sales for Toyota's Prius fell 9.4% for the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:19 PM
To the casual observer, Nissan appears to have suffered from indecision over the years regarding the Pathfinder. The company transitioned the Pathfinder from a traditional body-on-frame to unibody construction, then back to body-on-frame and finally...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:58 AM
SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Global automakers are scrambling to meet the demands of China's young urban professionals, who want a car that makes them stand out, yet don't always have the money to splurge on a top-end model.
After nearly two decades of...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:30 PM
DARRINGTON, Wash. — Before the catastrophic landslide killed at least 24 people and severed the main highway out of town, it took about 30 minutes to drive from this mountain community west to Arlington.
Now that State Route 530 is blocked by...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:47 PM
A generation ago, New Englanders managed to get through winter with rear-wheel drive vehicles. Then came front-wheel drive, which many people thought worked better on snowy roads. Few drivers at the time had a four-wheel drive vehicle.
Since then, four-...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:01 PM
When it comes to published reviews, the Jeep Compass, a compact crossover utility vehicle, is the Rodney Dangerfield of the automotive world. It simply doesn’t get all that much respect.
Buyers, on the other hand, have been far more enthusiastic...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Fox won Wednesday's ratings race behind "American Idol," though the music contest was beaten out as the night's top program by ABC's "Modern Family" in key demos and CBS' "Criminal Minds" in total viewers. Also of note, NBC came back to earth one week...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:10 AM
This Jeep’s been studying abroad.
The hardy American brand -- owned by Italian automaker Fiat -- used the 2014 Geneva Motor Show to unveil the all-new 2015 Renegade compact crossover SUV.
The small, boxy crossover will slot below Jeep’s...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Dear Lindsay Lohan:
Just caught the first hour of your new OWN reality show “Lindsay,” and honey, this show is so not a good idea.
I understand that, after 90 days clean and sober at Cliffside Malibu, you felt the need to prove you are not...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Female country singers are complaining that their music is being pushed off the airwaves by a new crew of young, male, “bro-country” musicians singing interchangeable songs about dirt roads, pickup trucks, girls in tiny cutoff jeans and beer,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Looking to expand the global audience for its sporty sport utility vehicle, Ford unveiled its all-new 2015 Edge on Tuesday.
The overall shape and size of the crossover remains nearly the same, with all four wheels pushed toward the corners for better...