| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Drawing on the elegance and quirkiness of the auto design past — and the commercial success of recent rebirths like the Chevy Camaro — nostalgia styling is one of the most noticeable trends for 2013.
Carmakers on both sides of the Atlantic...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:58 PM
John Lennon imagined a world with no Heaven, no countries and no religion. Good for him! Now, what about a world in which you were so damn rich that you wouldn't have to worry about taxes, gas prices or mortgages? In that world, my friend, you would be...
| Jul 31, 2012
The 2013 Porsche Panamera might just be the perfect car for the mom or dad wanting prestige, performance and panache, with just enough comfort and functionality thrown in to work as a daily driver.
Rather than having a sporty car for fun and a family...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Ferrari used the Pebble Beach weekend, and the deep pockets it attracts, to unveil to North America its all-new F12berlinetta. And in so doing, tipped its hand for the future of the company's products.
Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa was on hand to display the...
| Apr 18, 2007
What would you call a seven-passenger, V6-powered vehicle with lots of amenities (e.g., heated outside mirrors, keyless entry), air conditioning, alloy wheels, ABS and electronic stability control; heated leather seats, sunroof and premium audio system; a...
| Apr 4, 2007
As it happens, I have driven a car billed as the "World's Fastest Volvo." It was a late-'70s 242 GT with a 900-hp Chevy big-block V8 punched through the hood, a transbrake, full cage, trac bars and monster slicks. Some crazed digger in Tennessee decided...
| Sep 9, 2007
Bentley Continental GT? Seen it. Aston Martin DB9? What else you got? Maserati Quattroporte? Wasn't that, like, so last year's product placement on "Entourage"?
The trouble with ultra-luxury cars in this town is that their prestige expires faster than...
| Apr 9, 2008
Jaguar's reputation for luck -- which is not to have any -- continues with the 2009 Jaguar XF, the company's new and utterly pivotal midsize, V8-powered sedan. In the best of times, launching a luxury sedan against the likes of established winners such as...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 4:32 PM
The 2009 L.A. Auto Show is in the bag and we have a bundle of new cars to track. Release dates were announced for the 2011 Toyota Sienna, 2010 Hyundai Tucson, 2011 Hyundai Sonata and many more. We also learned......
| Jan 18, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Fisker Automotive, the Irvine-based developer of electric cars, said it has raised an additional $115.3 million in private equity funding to develop plug-in hybrid cars. The money allows Fisker, founded by Danish design guru Henrik Fisker, to satisfy a U....
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Chinese automaker Geely and Ford Motor Co. agreed to a $1.8 billion deal for the acquisition of Volvo. The Swedish carmaker???s sale marks the last foreign brand in Ford???s stable to be sold off in recent years following Aston Martin,......
| Mar 30, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Car shopping over the internet can be challenging because you obviously want to get an up-close view of the vehicle you???re about to invest a good chunk of change in. That???s why Cars.com has upgraded its eVox spins, which are......