2012

Deliveries Of 2012 Subaru Impreza Slowed By Brake Recall
Deliveries Of 2012 Subaru Impreza Slowed By Brake Recall

Thinking of signing on the dotted line for a new Subaru today—or any other new car, for that matter—and planning to drive away in it this weekend? We suggest you make sure that any recalls applying to the car have already been done. If they haven't, you might not be allowed to drive off...Read More»

2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor
Ford F-150 Recalled, Chevy Volt Turns One: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, the North American Car and Truck Of The Year Finalists are announced and we put together a holiday gift guide for the hybrid driver in your life. The Ford F-150 has been recalled, and the Chevy Volt turns one year old--so what's next? All this and more in today's car news...Read More»

2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid
Safety Counts: IIHS Names 115 Top Vehicle Picks For 2012

Not too long ago, safety ratings were details that only the most meticulous (and safety-minded) new-car shoppers paid attention to. But today, shoppers expect top safety as a given; frankly, it’s the price of entry for a family vehicle. And for 2012, those new priorities are showing: There...Read More»

2012 Audi A6
2012 Audi A6 Recalled For Airbag Flaw

Audi's parent company, Volkswagen, has issued a recall for 2012 models of the Audi A6. At issue is a flaw in the head-curtain airbag, which might prevent that device from deploying in the event of an accident. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the...Read More»

Wreckage of Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano that burned to the ground in Dubai
Ferrari Crashes, 2013 Dodge Dart, Lexus Christmas Gifts: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Dodge teases the interior of the 2013 Dart as Lexus teases a new concept car. Fisker raises the price of the 2012 Karma and we take a look at how to protect yourself from car thieves this holiday season. All of this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car...Read More»

2012 Fisker Karma EcoSport
2012 Fisker Karma Driven, 2013 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, we drive the new 2012 Fisker Karma and review the 2012 Toyota Prius V. BMW reveals the 2013 6-Series Gran Coupe and Acura is bringing two concepts to the Detroit Auto Show. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. In our review of the 2012...Read More»

2012 Fiat 500 'Seduction' commercial
Sexy 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth Ad Gets The Pop-Up Video Treatment

By now, you've probably seen the sexy new "Seduction" commercial for the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth -- the one where a humdrum cubicle clone has a close encounter with an Italian supermodel, only to discover that she is, in fact, a car. Now, VH1 has given that clip the pop-up video treatment. Among the...Read More»

2012 Lexus LFA right-hand drive model
Highway Deaths Down, 2013 Dodge Dart: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, we review both the 2012 BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo and the 2012 Lexus LFA. Volvo previews a modern P1800 and Audi confirms the Q6. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. INDYCAR announces it will not return to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway...Read More»

2013 Dodge Dart Compact Sedan
2013 Dodge Dart, 2012 Audi A8 Reviewed, Subaru BRZ: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, we review the 2012 Audi A8, while Ford shows off a bigger, greener van--the 2013 Transit. The 2013 Shelby GT500 shows off its 5.8-liter V-8, and the 2013 Dodge Dart will have a 40-mpg EPA highway rating, because it has to. All this and more in today's car news, right here...Read More»

2012 BMW 3-Series sedan first drive
2012 BMW 3-Series Driven, Toyota Prius Race Car, Aptera: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, we drive the 2012 BMW 3-Series and review the 2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Lexus donates to Toys For Tots and Aptera employees destroy electric car shells. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Videos surface of Aptera staff smashing...Read More»

Aptera 2e
Toyota Supra Returning, Aptera Shuts Down, Kurt Busch: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, gas prices could hit $9 in Nome, Alaska this winter and a Chinese bank is looking at buying Saab. Cadillac confirms the debut of the ATS at the Detroit Auto Show, and a Honda executive has been arrested. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car...Read More»

2012 Toyota Aqua hybrid (2012 Toyota Prius C)
Subaru Sales Paused, November Car Sales, 2012 Toyota Prius C: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Subaru halts sales of some models and we have live photos of the 2012 Toyota Prius C. Mercedes and Ducati are changing their partnership and Top Gear likes the Fisker Karma. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Sales of the 2012 Impreza...Read More»

2011 Subaru Outback
Subaru Halts Sales Of 2012 Impreza, Legacy, Outback For Brake Problem

Subaru has issued a notice to dealers asking them to stop selling 2012 models of the popular Impreza, Legacy, and Outback. According to a report in AutoWeek, 130 owners of those vehicles have complained of problems with the brake pedal -- specifically, too much brake pedal travel. During the four...Read More»

2012 Volkswagen Passat
November 2011 Car Sales: Ahead of the Curve

New vehicle sales continued their slow, steady improvement in November across most of the major brands, automakers reported along with monthly sales today. Projections had the month coming in at anywhere from TrueCar's estimated seasonally adjusted selling rate (SAAR) of 13.3 million units, to some...Read More»

2012 Infiniti G37 Convertible
2013 Scion FR-S, 2013 Dodge Viper, 2012 Infiniti G37: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, we review the 2012 Infiniti G37 Convertible and Scion reveals the production FR-S. The Chevrolet Volt leaves its owners satisfied and Volkswagen shows the new Passat Alltrack. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We review the 2012...Read More»

2011 Honda EV-STER Concept
2012 Toyota Corolla, Tokyo Motor Show, Connected Cars: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Toyota increases the price of the 2012 Corolla while GM builds its 100-millionth small-block V-8. There are still things we need before cars are fully connected--and we'll tell you what they are, and tell you about our drive in the 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas. All this...Read More»

Ford's 'Escape Routes' competition
Sign Up For Ford's 'Escape Routes' Challenge, Starring The Ford Escape

Ford is looking for a few good men and women for its next Amazing Race-style competition called "Escape Routes", featuring the all-new Ford Escape. If you and a friend think you've got what it takes -- and you've both got six weeks to spare -- keep reading for details on how to apply. According to...Read More»

2012 Toyota Highlander
New Toyota & Lexus Pricing: 2012 Corolla Goes Up, 2012 Venza Down

If you're planning to buy a new Toyota or Lexus in the near future, pay attention. The automaker just announced pricing on a range of vehicles, and several popular models -- including the 2012 Toyota Corolla, Highlander, and Tundra -- are due for a price increase. Others, like the 2012 Matrix, will...Read More»

2013 Subaru BRZ
2013 Nissan Altima, November Auto Sales, 2013 Subaru BRZ: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Subaru reveals the 2013 BRZ and we test Nissan's next-generation CVT transmission. Acura might bring a new NSX Concept to the Detroit Auto Show and we review the 2012 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We...Read More»

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