| Sep 17, 2009
| 8:54 AM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Gibson AmphitheatreMarc Anthony, Nov. 11 (Fri.); LA Weekly's L.A. 101 with Silversun Pickups, Nov. 3 (Sat.) Hollywood Bowl Ennio Morricone and the Hollywood Bowl...
| Mar 30, 2008
"Got dirt?" That's the bumper sticker for the fast-paced, freewheeling lifestyle of all-terrain vehicles, or ATVs -- the most popular off-road vehicle around. The sticker is usually found on the windshield of a Ford or a Chevy or a Dodge...
| Sep 4, 2008
Falling gasoline prices didn't help automakers in August as economic worries and an overabundance of trucks rather than compact cars continued to drag down U.S. sales results.
Overall industry sales were down 15.5% last month compared with a year earlier...
| May 23, 2008
Four dollar gas has put Ford Motor Co. in a fix.
After years of promising to return to profitability by 2009, the struggling Detroit automaker said Thursday that it did not expect to reach that goal and instead hopes to break even next year.
| May 23, 2008
Hybrid cars are disappearing off dealer lots as buyers looking for relief from $4-a-gallon gasoline endure waiting lists, price markups and paltry trade-ins in their quest for better fuel economy.
"I'm selling every one I can get my hands on," said Kenny...
| May 31, 2008
As the cost of putting a tiger in the tank keeps going up, drivers are opting for a smaller cat under the hood.
Small-car sales have been a rare pocket of strength for the slumping auto industry in recent months as Americans sought relief from sky-high...
| Jun 4, 2008
A month of gasoline prices near $4 a gallon was enough to sour Americans' long love affair with trucks and sport utility vehicles, pushing them back into sedans -- and driving Detroit's automakers into deeper trouble.
U.S. sales results released...
| Jan 4, 2008
Sales of cars and light trucks in the U.S. fell to their lowest level in almost a decade last year -- and the first half of 2008 isn't likely to be much better for automakers.
They reported Thursday that vehicle sales in 2007 totaled 16.1 million, off 2....
| Nov 2, 2006
It's barely dawn, but the cars, pickups, vans, trailers and U-Haul trucks are lined up around all four sides of Veterans Stadium's parking lot, each vehicle filled with the detritus of American consumer culture. The engines are off, and vendors...