| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:33 AM
General Motors Co. posted its best month for U.S. auto sales in almost five years in June.
The automaker said sales rose 6% to 264,843 vehicles over the same month a year earlier. It was its highest total since September 2008.
The results come against...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The trouble with being a kid is the complete lack of luxury vehicles.
Porsche has unveiled a pedal-powered go-kart designed for kids weighing up to 110 pounds. It features a tubular steel frame, low-profile inflatable tires, a sport seat,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:38 AM
The price of used cars posted its biggest drop since October, according to an industry guide, an indication the tight market for late-model-year vehicles is starting to ease.
The NADA Used Car Guide said prices for cars and trucks up to 8 years old...
| 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....
| May 31, 2013
| 8:03 PM
About five years ago, County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky denounced USC's proposal to take control of the taxpayer-owned Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and its revenue.
"Some people on the board of trustees of the University of Southern California...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
It’s been a busy centennial year for Aston Martin, and the British automaker shows no signs of slowing down, announcing Tuesday the 2015 V12 Vantage S.
The car, which Aston bills as its fastest on the market (save for the full-crazy One-77), will...
| May 24, 2013
In a 1961 debut that reverberated worldwide, Jaguar pulled the covers off its E-Type coupe at the Geneva Motor Show and redefined beauty in automobiles.
In the era of audacious tail fins and unchecked mass, the sensual 1961 E-Type, also known as the...
| 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...
| 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 8, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Audi cars are stuffed with technology, with electronics making up "90% of innovations" at the German automaker, executives told a packed room during the CES convention Tuesday.
And, like Google and Lexus, Audi is trying to develop a self-driving car. The...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Jaguar got an early start on the 2013 New York Auto Show by announcing Tuesday that two extra-quick cats will be joining its growing stable.
The first is the track-oriented XKR-S GT. Only 25 of these two-door coupes will be coming to the U.S., and though...