| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Drawing on the elegance and quirkiness of the auto design past — and the commercial success of recent rebirths like the Chevy Camaro — nostalgia styling is one of the most noticeable trends for 2013.
Carmakers on both sides of the Atlantic...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:39 AM
"If you want a Ferrari sedan, go buy a Maserati."
So said Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa this summer to dispel rumors that Ferrari would ever build anything with four doors.
The closest you'll get to a sedan with a prancing horse on the hood? Maserati's...
| May 21, 2012
With her husband serving in the Army Air Forces during World War II, Evelyn Bryan Johnson was looking for something to occupy her time when she wasn't running their dry-cleaning business in Jefferson City, Tenn.
She found it in a small advertisement...
| May 26, 2012
| 8:51 AM
The car: 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth
The power: 160 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque from a 1.4-liter, inline, turbocharged four-cylinder engine routing power to the front wheels via a five-speed manual transmission.
The photos: 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Porsche has a new roadster out, the 2013 Boxster S. It's faster, more handsome and more practical than ever before, yada yada yada, they always are. But try this on for size: You can now spend around $90,000 on one.
At that price, you might be inclined...
| Jun 28, 2012
You're not going to see Lindsay Lohan crash a 2013 Nissan Altima into the back of a garbage truck. Your 10-year-old won't be hanging a poster of one on his bedroom wall next to a Lamborghini Aventador and Kobe Bryant. The car won't have a heavily scripted...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
If Europeans didn't walk so darn much, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550 might be a better-looking car. Clearly they don't appreciate the convenience of a 90-second drive to Gelson's for a carton of soy milk that we Angelenos take for granted.
| Jan 22, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Automakers often tease their Super Bowl ads ahead of the game as a way to squeeze a little more publicity out them. But this year, Mercedes-Benz decided to take the tease to a new level.
The company on Monday released a video showing its new model -- the...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Audi will use the 2013 Detroit Auto Show to add a little more speed to its lineup.
The company will be unveiling on Monday, Jan. 14 a revised R8 lineup for 2014, an RS5 convertible and the fastest version yet of its Q5 crossover SUV, the SQ5.
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
If $8 million sounds like too much for a 1960 Ferrari, perhaps a 1958 model in the range of $5.5 million to $7 million better suits your budget.
Such are the choices the world's wealthiest car collectors will face this month in Arizona. Every year,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 5:30 PM
After decades of selling only rear-wheel and all-wheel-drive cars in the U.S., Mercedes-Benz on Sunday announced its sole front-wheel-drive entry for the U.S. market.
The German automaker used a private event ahead of the 2013 Detroit Auto Show to debut...