| Jan 2, 2013
Nearly every published valuation guide includes a short list of possible options with each vehicle listing, along with how much they should add to the car's total value. But these estimates vary. And depending on which options you purchase and where you...
| Feb 5, 2013
Founded just last year, Union Craft Brewing has established itself as a major player in Baltimore's craft-beer movement. Tours and tastings are given every Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the brewery's headquarters in Woodberry, in the shadow of 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...
| 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...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Diesel fans got a nice Valentine's Day gift from Ram, as the company announced Thursday that it would be making the Ram 1500 pickup available with a diesel engine.
"Truck owners have been emphatically asking for it, and Ram will be the only...
| Feb 26, 2013
Shipbuilding and military spending permeate Newport News and Hampton Roads.
In this city and region, which will play backdrop for President Barack Obama's speech Tuesday on the impact of sequestration, anxiety over the potential cuts is palpable in...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:04 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Thursday unveiled new versions of its Chevrolet and GMC full-size SUVs in an effort to maintain the company's dominance in this lucrative segment of the U.S. auto industry.
GM's Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban and its...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:00 AM
With 2013 shaping up to be a high-water mark for the pickup truck market, Consumer Reports announced a photo finish in the latest competition for top truck.
The magazine announced Tuesday that the all-new Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is the current...