| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:49 PM
If you've eaten from a food truck or cart in Los Angeles County, chew on this:
About 40% of the roughly 3,200 food trucks and carts cooking up meals in the area have never been inspected in the field by health officials since letter grades were...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Mustang versus Camaro. BMW versus Mercedes. Camry versus Accord. These are among the biggest rivalries in the automobile world.
Get ready for the next epic battle: aluminum versus steel.
"This has become a real competition," said Golam Newaz, an...
| Feb 18, 2014
Competes with: Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia, Nissan Armada Looks like: It didn't change much Powertrains: Twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6; rear- or four-wheel-drive; six-speed automatic transmission Hits dealerships: Second half...
| Feb 3, 2014
Automakers didn't quite experience a Denver Broncos-sized shellacking in January, but it was rough sledding for many. January is typically a weak sales month ??? and the weather, which brought a polar vortex to the Midwest and freezing temperatures to.......
| Apr 23, 2014
The Toyota Corolla ended 2013 in ninth place on the U.S. sales ladder, eclipsed by a cadre of full-size Detroit pickup trucks and three popular family sedans ??? including Toyota's own Camry. But car shoppers across the world, where the......
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
While electric vehicles continue to grab the green-car spotlight, an older technology has quietly emerged as a player in the fuel economy wars: turbocharging.
Once the province of performance cars, turbochargers now power economy cars, family sedans and...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:41 AM
The auto industry recovery has been good to Nissan, which posted its best June sales total ever.
Sales rose nearly 13% to 104,124 vehicles compared to the same month a year earlier.
The automaker’s Altima sedan led in total numbers, with 26,904...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It is a crown Ford has no intention of losing.
The F-150 full-size truck has been the bestselling vehicle in the U.S. for more than three decades. In 2012, the automaker sold more than 645,000 copies, outpacing General Motors’ trucks by 70,000....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The battle for pickup truck supremacy got a little tighter Thursday as Toyota introduced its redesigned 2014 Tundra full-size truck at the Chicago Auto Show.
The automaker hopes this new model will be able to lure buyers away from Ford's perennial...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Ford Motor Co. reported a healthy boost in sales for the month of June, a 13% year-over-year increase, thanks in large part to the automaker’s F-series trucks.
This was the best June for Ford trucks since 2005, in fact, with sales up 24% to take...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:33 AM
General Motors Co. posted its best month for U.S. auto sales in almost five years in June.
The automaker said sales rose 6% to 264,843 vehicles over the same month a year earlier. It was its highest total since September 2008.
The results come against...