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  • Fuel Efficiency Versus High MPG Ratings

    Fuel Efficiency Versus High MPG Ratings

    You know, this column started out as another one of those rants about lowering vehicle weights. That's because Mazda is debuting its MX-5 Miata Superlight concept at this fall's......

  • Chrysler Runs Out of Cars, Cuts Back Incentives

    Chrysler Runs Out of Cars, Cuts Back Incentives

    In an announcement that would have been shocking mere months ago, Chrysler has announced that it is scaling back incentive programs because the automaker is running out of cars......

  • Daimler AG Considering Smart forthree Model

    Daimler AG Considering Smart forthree Model

    One of the biggest downfalls of the fuel-efficient Smart fortwo is having a seating capacity that is limited to just two occupants. In the past, a four-passenger Smart model, called......

  • Chevrolet Orlando On Schedule for U.S. Debut, Voltec a Possibility

    Chevrolet Orlando On Schedule for U.S. Debut, Voltec a Possibility

    If General Motors has learned anything from its recent bankruptcy ordeal, it's that sometimes smaller is better. Moving forward, not only will GM's portfolio......

  • July Sales Report: A Tale of CARS and Trucks

    July Sales Report: A Tale of CARS and Trucks

    Here's the short story on July sales: The market was up about 15 percent compared to June, with buyers purchasing an extra 137,977 units over the previous month, for an overall......

  • Clunker Cash Pushes July Auto Sales

    Clunker Cash Pushes July Auto Sales

    On Dec. 3, 2007, in a press release detailing November 2007 U.S. results, Ford was cautiously noting the fact that sales were up .4 percent compared to November 2006, marking 'the first......

  • Nissan Unveils Affordable EV in 2011 LEAF

    Nissan Unveils Affordable EV in 2011 LEAF

    Earlier this week, we reported on Nissan's plans to introduce an affordable zero-emissions vehicle to the market, and yesterday the company did just that by taking the warps off the......

  • 2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser Bumps Power, Fuel Economy

    2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser Bumps Power, Fuel Economy

    If ever there was an affordable vehicle to compete against the Jeep Wrangler, it would probably be the Toyota FJ Cruiser. With its classic styling and rugged off-road......

  • 8 Good Used AWD Vehicles

    8 Good Used AWD Vehicles

    This year’s harsh winter has been a not-so-kind reminder of why some new car buyers really need to consider all-wheel-drive (AWD) technology. Not only can all-wheel-drive vehicles give you more......

  • Kia Releases Sketches of Future Luxury Sedan

    Kia Releases Sketches of Future Luxury Sedan

    It doesn't appear that it will take Hyundai's sister company, Kia, very long to try out its hand in luxury with the upcoming Kia VG sedan. Like the Hyundai Genesis sedan, the Kia......