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Toyota adds 543,000 Lexus, Scion, Toyota vehicles to Takata recall roster
Toyota adds 543,000 Lexus, Scion, Toyota vehicles to Takata recall roster

One week before a new U.S. president is sworn into office, a second major automotive scandal--the one involving Takata's fatally flawed airbags--is coming to an end. But while today's agreement may wind down the government's investigation of the Japanese supplier, the recall and repair of vehicles...Read More»

2013 Ford F-150 Lariat
August 2012 Car And Truck Sales: The Best (And Worst) Selling Vehicles

If you’d just emerged from a a decade-long slumber and stumbled upon August new car sales numbers for the U.S. market, you’d probably think we were in a time of prosperity instead of plagued by ongoing economic malaise. After all, the domestic big three automakers posted double-digit...Read More»

2013 Ford F-150
July 2012 Car Sales: The Best-Selling (And Worst-Selling) Vehicles

July, it seems, was an odd month for car sales. While some manufacturers (like Chrysler) posted serious gains over last July, other automakers (like GM and, surprisingly, Ford) posted a downturn in sales compared to last year. There are no real surprises in this month’s Winners column, as...Read More»

2013 Toyota Avalon
Hyundai Elantra Coupe And GT Driven, 2013 Avalon Hybrid: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Lexus priced the 2013 GX 460 sport-utility vehicle and Toyota announced a hybrid version of its new 2013 Avalon. A 2012 Nissan Leaf is going to re-attempt a world record, and how many 2012 Model S electric cars can Tesla sell? All this and more in today's car news, right...Read More»

2013 Ford F-150 Lariat
May 2012 Car Sales: The Best-Selling (And Worst-Selling) Vehicles

May’s overall vehicle sales are perhaps best summed up by author Charles Dickens, who once penned, “it was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” For Chrysler, the former is true, while for Mitsubishi that latter applies. Breaking sales down by individual models, some cars...Read More»

2014 Porsche 918 Spyder prototype
2014 Infiniti G37, 2013 Audi Q7, Porsche 918 Spyder: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Ferrari's going to sell a hybrid supercar and Tony Hawk jumped over a Lexus LFA. Audi teased an electric bike and Infiniti is preparing the next-generation G37. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Should you go to jail if you text a...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco
Bentley SUV, Dead Fisker Karmas, 2013 Chevy Malibu Turbo: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, the DoE gives Carbon Motors a crushing blow and Snap MyLife wants to bring you to the 2012 New York Auto Show. Lexus drops by Jay Leno's Garage, and Chevy talks about the 2013 Malibu Turbo's engine. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection...Read More»

Teen driving
Takata, FocusDriven Educate Teens On Distracted Driving

Never heard of Takata? Although it is one of the world’s leading seat belt manufacturers, Takata is a quiet company that prefers to remain behind the scenes, that is until the incidents of teen distracted driving reached today’s epidemic proportions. Searching for a partner to help them...Read More»

2012 Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package
Bush, Obama and Electric Cars, Lexus LFA: Today's Car News

Haters gonna hate, but George Dubya Bush is the father of the modern electric car. [TheCarConnection] President Obama's taking the charge now, mandating EVs for federal use and directing funds to more charging stations. [AllCarsElectric] While tornadoes are in today's forecast, we're tapping a...Read More»

2010 Lexus IS 350 4-door Sedan Side Exterior View
How To Build a Brand: 2011 Lexus IS, Music To My Ears

I came across an ad for the 2011 Lexus IS and was intrigued. Not so much about what the ad is, which we will cover momentarily, but more about what the ad means to the brand and how it builds the brand. I’d say the from the lowly Lexus IS all the way up to the spine-tingling LFA...Read More»

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