| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:18 PM
The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette isn’t even on sale yet, but that hasn’t stopped General Motors from announcing a special edition.
The automaker Friday debuted the Premiere Edition Corvette Stingray, of which only 500 will be made. The car is...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
This week brought news of numerous recalls (Honda, Chrysler's Ram truck, Dodge), big rebates on the Chevy Volt, and a partnership between DreamWorks and Ford that will bring a modified Mustang to the big screen in next year’s "Need for Speed" film....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:05 PM
Consumer Reports is blasting the new slate of turbocharged cars, saying they fail to live up to fuel economy claims.
Ford Motor Co. comes in for particularly harsh grading. The newly released tests revealing that two turbo versions of its bread-and-...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:15 PM
The decades-old tradition of shutting down U.S. auto factories for two weeks around July may be coming to an end, experts say, pushed out by strong demand and staggered vehicle launch dates.
With sales booming, Ford Motor Co., for example, said it...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:33 AM
Tear gas canisters explode as police break a barricade of pickets massed in front of the U.S. Motors plant on E. Slauson Ave....
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:58 AM
General Motors announced a pair of recalls Thursday covering more than 12,000 vehicles.
The first recall is for 8,519 Chevy Malibu sedans from the 2013 model year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said one or more bolts in the vehicles'...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 1:18 PM
NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick spent $1.1 million on the first production 2014 Corvette Stingray -- and didn't even get to drive the car home.
Hendrick bought the world's first production version of the newly redesigned Corvette on Saturday at the...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 5:19 PM
General Motors introduced the seventh generation of its Chevrolet Corvette at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. The 2014 Corvette, with its distinctive styling and an engine that can take the vehicle from zero to 60 mph in...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Toyota's Prius has toppled the Honda Civic from its two-year reign as the bestselling vehicle in California.
It was a thin margin. Toyota sold 60,688 of the hybrid last year, almost 26% of the Prius cars sold by Toyota in the U.S. last year. Honda...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In the late 1940s, Enzo Ferrari reluctantly agreed to build road cars as a way to finance his racing outfit.
One has to wonder, though, whether he would have signed his name to today's Ferrari FF, a four-seat, all-wheel-drive hatchback intended to...
| Mar 27, 2013
A decade after Cadillac first moved to ditch its image as stodgy purveyor of land yachts, General Motors Co.'s luxury brand is now poised to take on the world.
It has long overshadowed Lincoln, its domestic luxury rival. Now Cadillac wants to crack into...