| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Rising consumer confidence combined with a rebounding construction industry pushed auto sales to near pre-recession levels in June.
Automakers sold about 1.4 million vehicles last month, a 9% gain from the same period a year earlier. The brisk sales...
| 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 6, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The Orange County Fair doesn't specify exactly what "it" is in this year's theme of "Come & Get It," but there's plenty to choose from.
Friday marks the beginning of the annual event's deep-fried grandeur, cornucopia of entertainment, rides, animals,...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 5:35 PM
The crush of last-minute online shopping that stymied Christmas deliveries for thousands of people served as a harsh lesson to retailers and shippers: The ever-exploding number of Internet orders is making on-time distribution more difficult.
| Jan 12, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Continuing to diversify its truck portfolio, General Motors on Sunday showed off the second of its smaller trucks, the GMC Canyon, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
GM is convinced that America’s love affair with pickup...
| 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...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:15 AM
The L.A. Auto Show, which opens to the public Friday, raises the curtain today on dozens of new models — new BMWs, a new Jaguar coupe, new Chevy pickups.
Today, our reporters will be tracking the latest auto show news and most exciting debuts....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:54 AM
It seems there is nothing Dana Goodyear won't put in her mouth. Pig ears, beef hearts, crickets, stink bugs and ox penis are just a few of the things she knowingly chews up and swallows.
In her new book, "Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless...
| 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,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:59 AM
Early-bird tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Wedneday for the second annual Sunshine Music & Blues Festival, again headlined by the Grammy-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band, on Jan. 18 at the Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton.
Along with the TTB, which just...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Consumer Reports named the Tesla Motors Model S electric car the best vehicle on the road Tuesday.
The magazine called the luxury sports sedan its top pick of all 2014 model year autos. This was the first time since 2010 that Consumer Reports named a...