The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has concluded its safety investigation into the Chevy Volt, giving the car a relatively clean bill of health. However, the Volt is still struggling to make it in the marketplace. Many Chevy dealers are refusing to take the plug-in hybrid cars off of GM’s hands. Safety issues investigated GM Read on! →


Motorists everywhere are constantly in fear of being stung by a speed trap, where police lie in wait to ticket people for speeding. There are some ways for people to stay within speed limits and avoid speed traps and tickets. The best defense is not speeding It goes without saying, but the best way to Read on! →


Consumers in the market for a new or used car should seriously consider making the move this month. Historically, prices are at an annual low, loan incentives are outstanding, and leasing options are perhaps the best of all. Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Kia and even BMW are offering a number of January leasing deals for less Read on! →


Currently, fuel mileage standards require all automakers to improve efficiency to slightly more than 35 miles per gallon by 2016. Proposed new standards would build on this, raising the eventual requirement to a fleet average of 54.5 miles per gallon. Automotive industry frustrations The automotive industry has come out very strongly against the proposed changes Read on! →


Fisker is running into problems with delivering its luxury hybrid Karma sedans to customers. Shipping and regulatory issues are keeping the eco-friendly cars from reaching their destinations. Fisker must have bad karma Finnish auto firm Fisker is running into hurdles while trying to bring its flagship creation, the Karma sedan, to market. According to USA Read on! →


With cold weather across the country, those little yellow bottles of gas line antifreeze are flying off shelves. Gas line antifreeze is a product that is only helpful in certain situations, however. How gas line antifreeze is used Gas line antifreeze is a product usually added to a vehicle’s gas tank as a way to Read on! →


Nissan has raised the price for the upcoming model year of the GT-R, Nissan’s uber-fast sports car. The base model, which is as fast as a Ferrari at Porsche prices, will be almost $7,000 more expensive. Sports cars getting more expensive The Nissan GT-R is a special car. There are very few cars that have Read on! →


If it is across town or across the country, hauling everything you need sometimes requires a trailer or big truck. Towing comes with an interesting set of challenges, and doing the math before you set out can save you money and stress. Towing capacity Towing requires, first and foremost, a vehicle that can handle it. Read on! →


Car Deal Expert reported Thursday that GM had once again overtaken Toyota as the world’s largest automaker. However, Volkswagen is crying foul, saying its numbers are not all in, and that it intends to steal the crown for itself. GM top dog for nearly 80 years GM held the top annual spot for vehicles sold Read on! →


Ford is on its way back up to the top of the mountain. The Detroit Free Press reports that Ford will offer pay raises and bonuses this spring. It will be the first time the iconic U.S. automaker has given raises since 2008, a reflection of Ford’s renewed financial strength. More than 20,000 workers to Read on! →