| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Jean-Claude Van Damme has made an unusual comeback with a pair of Volvos.
More than 36 million people have watched him doing his signature split with two Volvo trucks moving in reverse on a highway, backed by Enya's "One Time," that's now gotten other...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Although Los Angeles isn't known as the "city that never sleeps," when it comes to its auto show, the action is nonstop. This year's show is open to the public from Nov. 22 to Dec. 1 at the Los Angeles......
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:30 PM
PBS will give fans of the "Downton Abbey" Crawley clan free tea and biscuits from a mobile tea truck tooling around New York City next week, in a marketing stunt ahead of the Jan. 5 U.S. premiere of season 4.
The truck will be parked at a different...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Though it’s better known for its sturdy fleet of sedans and crossover SUVs, Honda announced this week that it also plans to keep on trucking.
In less than two years, Honda will put an all-new version of its midsize Ridgeline pickup truck on sale,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Universal Orlando officials have shared more details about the still-under-construction portions of its Springfield project, an area within Universal Studios theme park that brings to life the hometown of "The Simpsons" animated TV series.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:28 AM
Sef Gonzalez built his reputation as South Florida's most-discerning consumer of hamburgers and food-truck fare. The Burger Beast, as he's known, chronicles his eating adventures at BurgerBeast.com and organizes food-truck events from Homestead to Port...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Profits at General Motors Co. fell by 19% during the second quarter as losses in Europe continued to offset strong sales in North America.
GM posted a proft of $1.2 billion, down from $1.5 billion in the same period a year earlier. Revenue rose 4% to...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Automakers reported strong July sales numbers as consumers, eager to replace aging cars and businesses buying trucks, pushed the industry to levels not seen since before the Great Recession.
General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group all...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Japanese automakers had a big month in the U.S.
Toyota’s U.S sales rose 17.3% in July, to 193,394 vehicles, compared to the same month a year earlier.
Honda said its U.S. sales in July rose 20.9% to 141,439 vehicles. With sales of more than 32,...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The feds have implemented a final rule upddating the number of hours that truck drivers can be behind the wheel of a big rig -- something that surely affects drivers plying the highways around here, a.k.a., Warehouse Valley, Pa. The changes are not...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Labor Day weekend marks the ninth annual Queen Mary Art Deco Festival in the Port of Long Beach.
From Aug. 30 through Sept. 2, more than 8,000 people are expected to board the Queen Mary to sample Art Deco, an eclectic design style that's been...