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  • Meet the 2015 Lexus NX crossover
    Meet the 2015 Lexus NX crossover
    Welcome the latest and greatest Lexusfamily member the 2015 NX crossover. The CUV will reportedly squeeze right below its larger sibling, the RX and aim for such competitors as the Range Rover Evoque and BMW X3.The Lexus DNA is apparent in the NX&...
  • Florida crash victim's death linked to defective Takata airbag
    Florida crash victim's death linked to defective Takata airbag
    Orange-Osceola County’s Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Jan Garavaglia has reported the 4th American death linked to defective Takata airbags installed in a Honda. The victim, Hien Tran, 51, was pronounced dead 4 days after her red 2001 Accord...
  • Ford intends to have the hottest trucks at SEMA
    Ford intends to have the hottest trucks at SEMA
    Ford has just announced that it wants to win the "Hottest Truck" award at the up-coming SEMA show, in Las Vegas. Ford has won the title for the last four years at the Specialty Equipment Market Association trade show. Ford is hoping to...
  • More headaches for Chrysler as it issues third recall in a week
    More headaches for Chrysler as it issues third recall in a week
    This has definitely not been a good week for Fiat-Chrysler, which has just issued a second recall involving Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango within days after a very muted debut of its new stock on Wall Street. On Tuesday, Chrysler recalled...
  • Michigan governor faces hard decision regarding anti-Tesla bill
    Michigan governor faces hard decision regarding anti-Tesla bill
    Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has only until next Tuesday (October 21) to decide whether or not to sign a new bill that would effectively prevent Tesla Motors Inc. from selling its cars directly to consumers in the state.The bill, known as H.B....
  • Mopar gives a sneak peek of SEMA vehicles
    Mopar gives a sneak peek of SEMA vehicles
    The Specialty Equipment Market Association show, known as SEMA, is now three weeks away. Mopar is giving us a sneak peek into what it is doing to customize nearly a dozen Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles. The Mopar designs are always hotly...
  • Ford leads automakers in environmental initiative
    Ford’s Global Green Brand designation will change automakers’ future
    In 2014 Ford Motor Company earned the No. 1 spot on Interbrand’s 50 Best Global Green Brands list. Although Ford received the award in July this year, the automaker’s forward-thinking approach positions the company as a pioneer to a...
  • Airbag problems prompt recall of Durangos and Jeep Grand Cherokees.
    Airbag problems prompt recall of Durangos and Jeep Grand Cherokees
    Chrysler has issued a recall of over 184.215 model year 2014 Grand Jeep Cherokees and Dodge Durango after airbag manufacturer Bosch notified the company of a defect in their that could cause the restraint control modules to short circuit. If this...
  • Fiat Chrysler debut on Wall street falls flat
    Fiat Chrysler stock debut on Wall Street falls flat
    The bright red Ferrari Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne brought with his to Wall Street yesterday seemed to generate more excitement than the debut of his company’s stock as investers here and in Europe viewed it cautiously. By the time...
  • Could this be the future of the mid-engine berlinetta supercar ENZO?
    Could this be the future of the mid-engine berlinetta supercar ENZO?
    When the news hit the industry that the gorgeous Ferrari Enzo would no longer be made, many in the industry wore sad, long faces and those lucky few that could have afforded to purchase one of these exclusive super cars were saddened as well.It...
  • A $570K Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan should come with a picnic hamper
    A $570K Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan should come with a picnic hamper
    If you're spending about $570,000 for a Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan, why not get it equipped a food hamper and inlaid snack tables for on-the-road noshing? Rolls-Royce takes this latest model to another level with a bevy of almost surreal...
  • Fiat Chrysler begins trading on New York Stock Exchange
    Chrysler begins trading on New York Stock Exchange
    It is a huge day for Fiat Chrysler as the automotive company resumes trading shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The merger between Fiat and Chrysler became final yesterday. In a statement released by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Chairman John...
  • Roadster pinstriper event to raise funds for rare eyes disease
    Roadster pinstriper event to raise funds for rare eye disease
    This year proceeds from the 66th Annual O’Reilly Grand National Roadster Show's pinstriper event and charity auction will (again) be donated to help the Gavin R. Stevens Foundation, dedicated to raising awareness and supporting research...
  • The newly crowned Truck of Texas is newly designed
    2015 F-150 crowned "Truck of Texas"
    SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 13, 2014 – Over the weekend Ford's F-150 received the highest honors in the land, (of Texas) and was deemed the 2015 "Truck of Texas".It began with an all-new design, including a fully boxed ladder frame. The...
  • Ford F-150 wins 2014 Truck of Texas title
    Ford wrestles coveted title from Ram: 2014 Texas Truck Rodeo makes history
    The weather was cooperative and competition was fierce. Bragging rights were at stake, which also translates into sales. It was the annual Truck Rodeo conducted by the Texas Auto Writers Association. The Ford F-150 regained the overall award as...