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Thursday, April 28, 2016

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's 1968 Corvette, chosen because of the death of pop singer Prince, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's car?
By Glynn Moore

Auto recalls

Ford recalls some Ford and Lincoln cars and trucks, and Fiat Chrysler recalls Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep models for faulty transmissions.

Friday, April 22, 2016

What Is It?

Tell us the make, model and year of this car. Here is the perfect clue for you to nail it down: It is not a 1983 model, and it's been in the news recently.
By Glynn Moore

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Mitsubishi Outlander's value pricing shows in some of the details

The nicely styled Mitsubishi Outlander, the only compact SUV with standard third-row seats, is attracting more buyers after its starting prices were reduced for 2016.
By Ann M. Job

Thursday, April 14, 2016

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's quiz as a reference to Chrysler's Go Mango orange paint, and do you know the make, model and year of this week's vehicle?
By Glynn Moore

F-150 rated highest in safety

DETROIT - The 2016 Ford F-150 is the only full-size pickup to score the top rating in new front crash tests performed by the insurance industry.
By Dee-Ann Durbin

Last Scion, branded iA, is inexpensive, sporty

The Scion brand is going away, but there's still time to get a 2016 iA, an inexpensive sedan with impressive handling, top fuel mileage and surprising standard features.
By Ann M. Job

Auto recalls

Hyundai is recalling 173,000 Sonata midsize cars in the U.S. because the power steering can fail, making them harder to steer and increasing the risk of a crash.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Auto recalls

Volkswagen is recalling about 91,000 Passat cars with diesel engines because wiring under the body can corrode, overheat and potentially start fires.

2017 Hyundai Elantra gains luxury touches

Hyundai's top-selling car in the United States, the Elantra, has been nicely restyled and upgraded to the point that its 2017 model could pass for a higher-priced sedan.
By Ann M. Job

Friday, April 1, 2016

What is it?

Did you recognize last week's vehicle as a 1941 Cadillac Series 62 convertible, and do you know the answer to this week's quiz, which isn't exactly a vehicle but is extremely close?
By Glynn Moore

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Jury finds GM ignition switch not to blame in 2014 accident

NEW YORK - A New York City jury found Wednesday that a flawed General Motors ignition switch was not to blame in a 2014 accident on an icy New Orleans bridge.
By Larry Neumeister

Thursday, March 24, 2016

What Is It?

Did you identify last week's car as a 1958 DeSoto Adventurer, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's car?
By Glynn Moore

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Millennials finally taking the wheel, keys

DETROIT - Millennials were once a source of panic in the auto industry. Dubbed the "go nowhere" generation, they weren't getting driver's licenses, never mind buying cars. New data suggests at ...
By Dee-Ann Durbin

What Is It? A 1956 Lincoln Premiere sedan? Yes, it is.

Did you recognize last week's 1956 Lincoln Premiere four-door sedan, a truly beautiful, graceful luxury car? Moreover, do you know the year, make and model of this week's auto?
By Glynn Moore

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Automatic emergency braking will be standard on new cars

Major automakers and the U.S. government have reached agreement to make automatic emergency braking standard equipment on most cars by 2022, two people briefed on the deal said.
By Tom Krisher

Friday, March 11, 2016

What Is It?

Did you recognize the 1965 Ford Falcon Ranchero we highlighted last week, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's car by a glimpse of its C pillar?
By Glynn Moore

Thursday, March 3, 2016

2016 Sonata Hybrid leads pack of fuel sippers

The 2016 Sonata Hybrid, Hyun­dai's only gasoline-electric offering, is a roomy sedan with improved fuel economy, value pricing and the longest warranty coverage in the industry.
By Ann M. Job

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's photo of a 1957 Nash Ambassador Custom Country Club, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's vehicle?
By Glynn Moore

Auto top sellers

Automakers posted big U.S. sales gains last month as consumers - giddy from Super Bowl ads - returned to showrooms after a snowy January.
 
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