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! →


A pair of new studies have found that the largest reason that teenagers get into car crashes isn’t alcohol, drugs or even texting. It’s that innate human need to fit in to a group: peer pressure. ‘Thrill seekers’ love company The first study, by insurance giant State Farm and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, surveyed Read on! →


The California State Assembly is set to consider a bill in the next few days that would green-light “Digital Electronic License Plate” technology. These digi-plates would turn any license plate into a mobile advertising space, flashing ads if the car sits still for more than four seconds. With no formal opposition ready to debate these Read on! →


Ready for more basic maintenance tips that’s make your car care routine a breeze? Here are some detailing- and maintenance-related tips for dealing with tires, wheels and brakes. If you take care of these systems, you and your car won’t be on the road to nowhere. Tires, wheels and brakes basic maintenance tip No. 1: Read on! →


When it comes to finding cheap auto parts, nothing beats the junkyard. It helps to know a few things first in order to maximize your experience and ensure your safety, however. CLICK HERE if you missed the beginning of this article. Finding auto parts Keep in mind that junkyards for auto parts are divided in 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! →


There may be hope yet for parking ticket procrastinators to get out from under that pile of unpaid citations. Much like the IRS and its forgiveness program for some tax cheats, traffic ticket amnesty programs have been popping up in regions across the nation. The programs allow longtime-abusers to pay off that burden at a Read on! →


Ford is releasing a lineup of high-power models in coming years, and instead of just calling them Fords, Dearborn has declared a new line called “Ford Performance.” It’s odd, because they already had a team called SVT but whatever – new Fords with gusto! So it’s called Ford Performance now Apparently just selling the damn Read on! →


October was a banner month for GM and Ford sales. General Motors and Ford Motor Co. both posted large profits thanks to strong October auto sales. The adjusted sales rate for October was in the double digits, and domestic automakers are reaping huge benefits. The initial public offering for GM stock is inching closer still, Read on! →


Sunday’s assault on Tripoli and the subsequent overthrow of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi could translate into lower gas prices here and abroad in the months to come. The extent of the rebel victory, however, remains uncertain. Prices could drop if supply restored The oil supply in Europe, which provides about half of the U.S.’s 40 Read on! →