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Kiplinger's Picks 2011 Cars With The Best Resale Value

Kiplinger's Picks 2011 Cars With The Best Resale Value

Everybody wants to think they’ve made a great car purchase, one that will hold its value three to five years down the road – especially if it’s a family car. But the decision is sometimes a trade-off between what we really want and what the car experts (the people who study these... read more

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GM Logo

Report: Treasury To Hold GM Stock Until August

When will the Federal government get out of General Motors? Likely not until the end of the summer, according to a new report out of Detroit. In theory, the Treasury... read more May 12, 2011 by  0


 
Hatsune Miku, Toyota spokesperson. Image: Toyota

Can A Virtual Celebrity Help Sell The Toyota Corolla?

If you live in the United States, chances are good that you’ve never heard of Hatsune Miku. In Japan, the young pop star has a huge following, and played a series of... read more May 12, 2011 by  3


 
Ford Focus Electric - Refueling Area

Report: Fuel Economy Standards May Grow By Up To Seven Percent Annually

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is researching how much automakers can grow fuel economy between 2017 and 2025. If their math is correct, the... read more May 12, 2011 by  0


 
RelayRides demo

RelayRides Puts You In The Rental Car Business

How often do you use your car each day? Even if you commute in it, chances are good that it’s idle for more hours than it’s in use. If you live in a big city, you... read more May 12, 2011 by  6


 
2011 GMC Canyon 2WD Ext Cab 125.9" SLE1 Angular Front Exterior View

GM Recalls 2011 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Pickups

General Motors has announced the recall of 4,674 model year 2011 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup trucks, manufactured from September 22, 2010 through November 5... read more May 11, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Kia Optima Hybrid

Kia Announces 2011 Optima Hybrid Pricing

If you’re in the market for a mid-size hybrid sedan, your shopping list just grew by one. Kia has announced pricing on their 2011 Optima Hybrid, which will start at... read more May 11, 2011 by  0


 
Ford studies dandelions

Dandelion Not Just For Salads Anymore; How About Floor Mats?

Hold the weed killer! While homeowners typically look at dandelions sprouting on the lawn and immediately look for ways to kill the invasive weed, researchers at Ford and... read more May 10, 2011 by  0


 
Chevy Volt

Want To Buy American? You Can't In San Francisco

As incredible as this may sound, the city of San Francisco, California, has just lost its final domestic car dealership. San Francisco Ford Lincoln Mercury closed on April... read more May 10, 2011 by  19


 
2013 Ford Taurus

Good News, Car Shoppers: All Colors Back On The Menu

One of the unexpected outcomes of the recent devastation in Japan was the impact on paint colors for new cars, even among non-Japanese manufacturers. Ford, for example... read more May 10, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt outside Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant

Chevy Volt Does What We Can't: Lives With Rich and Famous People

Celebrities, it seems, often champion environmental causes. Take Ed Begley, Jr., for example, who’s been driving electric cars for decades and currently owns a... read more May 10, 2011 by  7


 
Crack Pipe by flickr user TedsBlog

Today In Societal Breakdown: Crack Pipes Sold...In Gas Stations?

Detroit has a bad reputation for crime, poverty and heavy drug use. A recent investigation by a local CBS News affiliate isn’t going to help the city live down that... read more May 10, 2011 by  2


 
2011 Ford F-150 towing a trailer

Pickup Truck Sales Plunge To Thirty-Year Low

Sales of pickup trucks, once considered the staple vehicle of U.S. automakers, fell to volumes not seen since Ward's Auto began keeping a database in 1980. April 2011 sales... read more May 9, 2011 by  5


 
2005 MINI Cooper Hardtop

NHTSA Takes A Closer Look At MINI Cooper Steering Problems

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced an upgraded investigation into some 60,000 2004 and 2005 MINI Coopers, which may have a steering... read more May 9, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Mustang V-6

Ford's Newest Mustang Proves That Mayhem Can Be Good

When Ford decided to build an enthusiast version of the current V6 Mustang, they left it up to fans to choose the package name. A Facebook contest saw nearly three thousand... read more May 9, 2011 by  3


 
2012 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

"Being Henry" Promotes The Range Rover Evoque

Automakers are resorting to some interesting videos to promote their wares these days. Mercedes-Benz produced a provocative interactive video entitled "Speed Date," starring... read more May 9, 2011 by  0


 

 
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