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Who Won November? Best-Selling Cars’ List

Who Won November? Best-Selling Cars’ List

Now that all the sales receipts have been counted, auto analysts are examining monthly sales rankings by model and manufacturer. November was a near repeat of October for the top…

Quick Tip: How to Jumpstart a Hybrid

Quick Tip: How to Jumpstart a Hybrid

Nearly every set of jumper cables comes with a printed card that shows the proper way to jump-start your car (or someone else’s). Usually, as long on one of the…

LA Auto Show 2014: Roundup & Highlights

LA Auto Show 2014: Roundup & Highlights

Toyota’s Mirai fuel-cell hydrogen car was the star of the 2014 LA Auto Show’s green lineup. Also drawing big crowds were Volkswagen’s fuel-cell Golf wagon and Honda’s FCV fuel-cell car.…

Coming Tomorrow: LA Auto Show Wrap-Up

Coming Tomorrow: LA Auto Show Wrap-Up

Check out Bob’s Blog on Monday for a complete wrap-up of the LA Auto Show, which closes its doors today, Nov. 30. We have highlights, low-lights, best-of awards, and insider…

It’s Back: ‘Original’ Batmobile on Auction Block

It’s Back: ‘Original’ Batmobile on Auction Block

Heritage Auctions is putting the “original Batmobile” on its auction block this week. A U.S. teenager designed and built the car in the early 1960s and later leased it to…

‘Best Car to Buy’ for 2015? It’s a VW

‘Best Car to Buy’ for 2015? It’s a VW

The editors at Green Car Reports have chosen the Volkswagen Golf lineup as this year’s Best Car to Buy, an honor that went to Honda Accord Hybrid for the 2014…

The 12 Secrets for Winterizing Your Car

The 12 Secrets for Winterizing Your Car

Many professionals point to the “Big Three” areas of concern for winterizing a car (see video below). That’s great advice. For those who want a more thorough list, the car…

New Hyundai Hybrid to Challenge Prius?

New Hyundai Hybrid to Challenge Prius?

Hyundai Motor Company executives announced this week that the Korean auto giant would soon introduce a hybrid vehicle to compete directly with the successful Toyota Prius. Until now, Hyundai has…

Hybrid on ‘Most Ticketed Cars’ List

Hybrid on ‘Most Ticketed Cars’ List

A new report reveals which cars on U.S. roads are most likely to be ticketed. Insurance.com compiled the data, which shows the percentage of a given model’s owners who have…

Experts: Sept. Auto Sales to Rise 10 Pct

Experts: Sept. Auto Sales to Rise 10 Pct

Early word from multiple news outlets is that September car sales will post at least a 10 percent increase when compared to last year’s numbers. The entire span of 2014,…

DiCaprio, Bieber Happy Now? Fisker Karma Returns!

DiCaprio, Bieber Happy Now? Fisker Karma Returns!

Wanxiang Group of China will relaunch the Fisker Karma luxury hybrid-electric car, possibly in time for the 2016 model year. The fresh-faced version will be largely based on the final…

National Drive Electric Week is Biggest Ever

National Drive Electric Week is Biggest Ever

Thanks to a well-organized sponsorship by Nissan Motors, the ongoing National Drive Electric Week is proving to be a huge success, featuring more than 125 local events all over the…

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