The West Coast Electric Highway initiative is a plan to set up charging stations for plug-in vehicles along the West Coast, from San Diego, Calif., to Vancouver, British Columbia. The hope is to encourage the sales of EVs by relieving driver’s “range anxiety.” Tuesday, the first AeroVironment EV charging stations opened along I-5 in Southern Read on! →


A new breed of used car dealerships offering in-house financing, often to people with poor credit, are coming under increasing scrutiny. Dealerships called Buy Here Pay Here lots are becoming known for shady practices in the car business. Los Angeles Times investigates An investigative series is currently under way in the Los Angeles Times about Read on! →


The Korea-based automaker Hyundai is having a spate of airbag troubles. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the automaker will recall more than 220,000 Santa Fe and Sonata vehicles over separate problems with the crash protection devices. Santa Fe recall According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 199,118 Santa Fe SUVs from Read on! →


Contrary to popular belief, Toyota used to make sports cars, some of which are remembered fondly. Toyota is said to be mulling a decision to resurrect one of them, the Supra, to slot between the Scion FR-S and the Lexus LFA. Not those rumors again Some wouldn’t associate Toyota with sports cars, but anyone who Read on! →


For six years, traffic fatalities in the U.S. have been on the decline. Suddenly, researchers are finding they have risen in the first half of 2012. Traffic fatalities increase mysteriously At the start of the year, traffic death statistics were at a 60 year low. The decline is generally thought to be because of seat Read on! →


You’re back for more of the best car jokes around. They’re funny, and they’re also clean enough to share with young children. So get going – there will be time enough for other things. Jokes must be told! CLICK HERE if you want in on the ground floor of this party, unless you’re looking for Read on! →


For more than 150 years, tires for cars, bicycles and other vehicles have had one thing in common. No, not just that they are round, but that in some fashion, the tires are filled with air. However, a number of companies are working on airless tires that use space-age materials that could make flats a Read on! →


Car Deal Expert Helps Military Members Get Auto Loans It’s important to work with someone you trust when it comes to securing an auto loan, whether it is a new auto loan, used auto loan or auto refinance loan. There are countless lenders out there, and it takes a great deal of work to locate Read on! →


Five classic cars were turned to twisted steel in a Kansas garage fire in late July. Exactly a week later, 17 more classics were incinerated in an unrelated conflagration in Massachusetts. It’s enough to make a gear head weep. Kansas classic cars conflagration Steven Terry of Haysville, Kansas experienced his own worst nightmare just after Read on! →


Some New Jersey lawmakers want to mandate seat belts for pets that travel by motor vehicle. That has the state split, nearly down the middle. Law mandates seat belts for pets Rather than letting it roam freely in the cabin, Mitt Romney once famously strapped his dog to the roof of his car while on Read on! →