Not long ago, Subaru announced that the XV compact crossover on sale in Europe would be coming to America as the XV Crosstrek. The car was just debuted at the New York Auto Show. Serious little off-roader Last year, according to the Washington Post, Subaru debuted a compact crossover wagon/SUV called the XV, based on Read on! →


Production drives and new vehicle models tend to create jobs, and Toyota is reportedly ready to join the party by year’s end at production facilities in Washtenaw County, Mich. The Detroit Free Press reports that Toyota is planning to hire 150 engineers, technicians, researchers and scientists, as well as an additional 100 jobs to bolster Read on! →


Chevrolet wasn’t about to let Toyota, Daimler and Fiat have the mini market all to themselves. To that end, Chevrolet has unveiled the Spark, a minicar at the New York Auto Show, which will start at $12,995. New old model It has been known for awhile that Chevrolet is releasing a city car called the Read on! →


In a world where fuel costs are out of sight and the newest automobiles, trucks and SUVs are prohibitively expensive, city dwellers who want powered personal transportation without a huge price tag still have a great option. Two-wheeled scooters remain popular for city driving, and they are increasingly fuel-efficient. If you are in the market Read on! →


A whole bunch of car companies are rolling out new models at the New York Auto Show. Hyundai is showing off the refreshed Santa Fe crossover, which gets a few new party pieces such as an optional three row trim and a turbocharged engine. Split decision Hyundai is currently showing off new models at the Read on! →


New reports show that auto sales remained brisk in March, hovering near the four-year high numbers seen in February. It is yet another sign of an improving economy and a thriving auto industry. Kia the most improved Kia Motors America showed the most improvement, making March its best month yet for U.S. sales. The South Read on! →


Mini John Cooper Works, a division of BMW AG, says it plans to debut the new hard-top John Cooper Works GP II in May. It is intended to be an improved sequel to the much-coveted 2006 Mini Cooper S John Cooper Works GP, or the Mini Cooper GP, which had a very limited run. To Read on! →


General Motors, the world’s leading automaker, said Tuesday that it will hold back production of Chevrolet’s plug-in hybrid hatchback Volt for three weeks this summer. This is in addition to the current hold on production, which continues until April 23. Business as usual, in part This is business as usual, at least in part. Many Read on! →


Earlier this year, Porsche announced that a diesel version of the Cayenne SUV, already being sold in Europe, is coming to the U.S. The Cayenne diesel is being released in September. The trickle of new diesels American automakers have been selling diesel pickup trucks for a long time, but diesel cars have not quite caught Read on! →


The 2013 Buick Enclave was recently revealed ahead of the 2012 New York International Auto Show, reports the Detroit Free Press. The automotive press has noted that the mid-size crossover, which is Buick’s second-best selling model vehicle, has received its most significant facelift since it made its debut in 2007. Advancing an award-winning design The Read on! →