The National Traffic Safety Board has released its findings Tuesday on a fatal 2010 pile-up collision. According to the report, the accident was the result of a teen driver texting behind the wheel. The findings come right on the heels of a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration survey showing that driver texting is on the Read on! →


A parts shortage has caused Chevrolet to temporarily suspend production of the wildly popular Cruze compact. The car has quickly become a massive success in the compact segment. Popular compact from Chevy According to the Wall Street Journal, Chevy managed to sell 215,057 Cruzes from Jan. 1 to Nov. 30, an impressive feat in the Read on! →


Many dream of the day they can finally afford to buy a car brand-new, and there are plenty of reasons to do so. However, those who want to shave a little off the price tag may want to consider slightly used cars. Most of the benefits at lower cost Part of the appeal of buying Read on! →


A recent study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration showed that two out of 10 drivers are texting behind the wheel. Half of all those who responded between the ages of 21 and 24 admitted to the act. This in spite of increasing state-wide bans. However, other figures indicate that the problem is even Read on! →


Green vehicles have proven to be popular with Japanese consumers. The ruling Democratic Party of Japan knows this. Thus, despite having the largest public debt of any nation, Automotive News reports that Japan has decided to extend government tax incentives for green vehicle ownership for another three years. Showing support for Japan’s automakers The calamitous Read on! →


Acura, Honda’s luxury brand, is out to refine its image and start attracting buyers. The brand wants to become known for luxury that is fuel efficient and economic, so the company is making a supercar. Nothing says economy like mid-engined racer Acura has had flagging sales this year, partially due to decreased production. According to Read on! →


There are good reasons the expression “the wheels have come off” inspires trepidation and possibly terror. When accompanied by highway speeds, such partings can be deadly. This is why Ford has recalled nearly 129,000 2010-11 Ford Fusions and Mercury Milans. Defective wheel studs could cause wheels to come loose and fall off. Fusions and Milans Read on! →


The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released its traffic fatality report for 2010. Among other findings, overall traffic fatalities have fallen to the lowest levels since 1949. Alcohol still a killer There are few things more dangerous than a person behind the wheel who is under the influence of alcohol. Going by data contained Read on! →


Lotus has been prevented from importing any of its sports cars to the United States because of regulatory issues. However, fans of the brand can still get the 2013 Exige; it will be imported as a track-only racer. Regulations in the way Sports car and supercar makers have previously been able to benefit from exemptions Read on! →


A bold vision of the modern hatchback, the 2012 Hyundai Veloster brings sleek form and aggressive detail to its three-door layout. Both sporty in appearance and convenient with an oversized third door, the Elantra-based FWD Veloster’s engine performance hasn’t wowed all critics. The features and overall driving performance have combined to make it a Hyundai Read on! →