| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Adding four-star luxury to two-wheel motoring, BMW has published photographs and specifications for its updated K 1600 GTL Exclusive.
And what luxury!
Like its predecessors, the 2014 model offers abundant pulling power, from an inline six-cylinder...
| 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 20, 2013
| 9:56 AM
BMW kicked off the 2013 L.A. Auto Show on Wednesday morning by paying homage to the City of Angels’ love of sunshine.
The automaker’s all-new 4 Series convertible made its world debut, alongside several models making their North American...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A year after showing off its curvaceous F-Type convertible in Los Angeles, Jaguar returned to unveil the car’s new fixed-roof lineup – including one of the most powerful Jaguars in history.
In a dramatic debut in front of hundreds of...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:37 AM
When a company like Land Rover says it's planning the most exclusive vehicle in the company’s history, count on it coming with a heavy price tag.
Count on a captive audience in Los Angeles too.
With a nod to the Range Rover’s status as...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:49 PM
The government shutdown didn't stall Americans' demand for new cars and trucks.
The 16-day shutdown slowed U.S. auto sales in the first two weeks of October, but they picked up speed in the last two weeks. Sales rose 11% to 1.2 million.
| Nov 2, 2013
The Honda Accord covered my 11-mile morning commute to downtown Los Angeles, downhill on the 110 Freeway, without burning a single drop of gas. In the evening, I made it halfway back before the gasoline engine tapped the tank.
In all, the plug-in hybrid...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:07 AM
General Motors Co. said its profit fell in the third quarter, but the automaker’s results also demonstrated that its troubled European operations are improving.
GM’s profit fell 53% to $698 million in the quarter compared with the same...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:39 AM
After dipping a toe into the luxury waters with the recent Cadenza, Kia will be jumping in headfirst at the L.A. Auto Show with its K900 flagship.
The Korean automaker announced Monday that it would be debuting the full-size luxury sedan at the 2013 show...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Volvo Trucks has been targeting the viral-video market with its "live test" campaign. The latest stunt film in the series, released Thursday, features a Volvo FL truck chased by bulls in Spain.
"The Chase" is an ad, yes, but it's also a rollicking bit...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:17 PM
U.S. monthly auto sales declined in September for the first time in more than two years, in part because of a calendar quirk that landed Labor Day weekend sales in the August report.
Automakers sold a little more than 1.1 million vehicles last month,...