| Mar 24, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Somewhere in the galaxy, maybe Mars, there might be a crazier sport than NASCAR. These guys don't race cars, they play Russian roulette with lives. Each other's.
There is courage, and then there are NASCAR drivers. They must do their training by...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Nicholas C. Petris, who was a leading liberal voice for nearly four decades as a California state senator and assemblyman representing his hometown of Oakland and other East Bay cities, has died. He was 90.
Petris, who retired in 1996 because of term...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Though there were several media preview events earlier this week, Toyota officially kicked off the first of two media days at the 2013 New York International Auto Show on Wednesday morning by introducing the all-new Highlander crossover SUV.
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Audi won’t have an official presence at this week’s 2013 New York International Auto Show, but that hasn’t stopped the company from making big news for the U.S. market.
The automaker announced Tuesday evening that the all-new 2015 A3...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:44 PM
You didn’t need a crystal ball to know that Infiniti was bringing a hybrid crossover to the 2013 New York Auto Show.
With parent company Nissan announcing a hybrid Pathfinder earlier on Wednesday, no one was surprised when Infiniti announced its...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Scion kicked off the second day of the 2013 New York International Auto Show by unveiling a refreshed version of its tC coupe.
The two-door compact car is Scion’s biggest seller, so the 2014 model is a relatively minor upgrade from the version...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Subaru introduced its first pairing of hybrid power and all-wheel-drive in its Crosstrek crossover today at the 2013 New York International Auto Show, along with a concept performance car.
The 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is a hybrid version of the...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 9:57 AM
For all the advantages of diesel cars — fuel economy, robust torque, bomb-proof durability — many U.S. buyers just aren't that into them.
Volkswagen knows as much. So despite offering a wide range of fuel-efficient diesels, the company is...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
To look at the unique proportions of the Audi R8 -- wedge-shaped nose, short hood, large greenhouse -- it’s easy to forget this all-wheel-drive sports car has been with us since 2007.
Cruise down the street in this mid-engined stunner, and its...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:06 AM
BMW announced Friday it will bring a trio of vehicles to the New York Auto Show later this month, including a new diesel 3-Series sedan.
The 328d will be making its U.S. premiere at the show, several months before it rolls into dealerships in late...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Texas auto tuner Hennessey Performance Engineering, the company that supercharges anything with four wheels, has revealed its latest project: a modified Ford F-150 SVT Raptor truck.
The company has taken the F-150, a pickup truck that's been the...