Two of the world’s largest automakers, Toyota Motor Corp. and BMW AG, will be collaborating on the development of innovative, environmentally friendly technologies. The announcement was made at a Tokyo press conference on Dec. 1. Tougher emission standards The deal to share costs and technology comes in an effort to meet tougher emissions standards mandated Read on! →


Aptera, the well-publicized electric vehicle startup, has decided to call it quits. A letter from the company’s president marked the official end of the tear-drop shaped, three-wheeled electric vehicle. According to the letter, the company was not able to raise sufficient capital to keep its doors open. Remorseful announcement The letter from president Paul Wilbur, Read on! →


Chrysler is expected to unveil a new 2013 Dodge compact sedan at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show in January. While the automotive press knows relatively little about it, some spy shots have been captured. Additionally, some details have come to light. Online new car loans popular for American vehicles. Not the Dodge Hornet Speculation said Read on! →


For the past few years, Honda has been continually recalling various models for airbags that can deploy too forcefully and injure or kill drivers. It began in 2008, and the recall was just expanded again. Biggest recall in living memory In 2008, Honda announced a recall of certain models because of a defect in the Read on! →


Car Deal Expert has a new look and a new set of features and services to go along with it. The new CDE now facilitates vehicle purchases, and it aims to make car shopping simple and quick. Our new site also features an industry-leading service that allows car buyers to reduce the price they pay Read on! →


Faulty brakes have prompted Subaru of America to halt sales of three flagship 2012 vehicles, reports Automotive News. Sales of the 2012 Subaru Impreza, Legacy and Outback ceased as of Friday, Nov. 25, after approximately 130 dealership complaints were filed regarding faulty brakes. Increased brake pedal travel leads to Subaru headache Subaru’s parent company, Fuji Read on! →


The 2012 Toyota Camry SE midsize sedan continues the brand’s tradition of fuel economy par excellence. However, as the Detroit Free Press notes, the aesthetics might just betray a leaning toward economy of construction. See how the latest in the ultra-popular Toyota line stacks up. Seventh generation brings much of the same Platform and powertrain Read on! →


Subaru and Toyota have been showing off a jointly developed sports car, the Subaru BRZ, which was recently displayed at the Tokyo Motor Show. The car will be coming to America, though it is rumored to be packaged as a Scion here. Toyota sports car gets Subaru boxer engine Toyota owns a stake in Subaru, Read on! →


Various auto manufacturers become known for a particular motor and no one does the small-block V-8 quite like General Motors. The company has been making them for more than 50 years and number 100 million just rolled off the assembly line. The engine that could Various auto manufacturers come to be identified with a motor Read on! →


More exciting news comes from this week’s Tokyo Motor Show, reports Automotive News. Volkswagen gave the world a preview of its second-generation Tiguan crossover, a four-wheel-drive hybrid concept called the Volkswagen Cross Coupe. Cross Coupe leads way for future VW SUVs Based upon VW’s Modularer Querbaukasten (Modular Transverse Matrix or MQB) car platform, the Volkswagen Read on! →