U.S. safety regulators are conducting a preliminary probe into consumer complaints of side door fires in Toyota Camrys, Camry Solaras and RAV 4s. However, no recall has been issued at this time. Over 800,000 vehicles affected The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that 830,000 2007 model year Toyota Camry sedans, Camry Solara coupes and Read on! →


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is no fan of the Obama administration’s handling of the auto bailouts, reports Automotive News. His recent 30-second TV commercial, “Dream,” speaks harshly of the auto bailouts and President Obama’s decision to force General Motors and Chrysler dealerships to shutter their doors in 2009. Auto dealerships in Ohio object According Read on! →


In December, Honda announced it was going to introduce a four-cylinder model of the Crosstour crossover wagon. The Accord-based wagon is now available with a smaller motor and a smaller price to boot. Dismal sales prompt economy option Prior to December 2011, Honda’s Accord-based crossover utility vehicle or CUV, the Crosstour, had been selling but Read on! →


Electronic, self-extending antennas look fancy. Unfortunately, these telescoping car radio antennas are prone to breakage, for example when your car goes through a car wash with the antenna extended. Knowing how to repair a retractable antenna is useful in these circumstances. Step No. 1 – Remove the broken pieces of your car antenna The first Read on! →


Honda has unleashed its own electric vehicle, the Fit EV, an electric version of the Fit compact sedan. To help spur sales, the company wants to give people an incentive to buying the Honda Fit EV, free insurance. With six of the Honda Fit EV, free insurance also comes with egg roll Honda is releasing Read on! →


It’s expensive enough just to keep your car in gas these days, and a costly and unexpected repair can really hurt a person’s finances. Sometimes it can make you go broke. The most costly repairs are generally not covered by auto insurance, except in the case of an accident. But there are simple things one Read on! →


Until now, anyone who uses a wheelchair or mobility device has been faced with a tough choice when it comes to driving. Getting an accessible vehicle means buying an after-market conversion car or buying a conversion kit. The Vehicle Production Group announced today that its MV-1, a vehicle built to comply with the Americans with Read on! →


Since “infotainment” consoles became a thing, tech giants are getting into cars, such as Google’s Android Auto, a version of the Android OS for cars. This begs the question if my car will also crash if someone sends me an MMS, despite how much I paid for the damn thing and was assured it was Read on! →


The EV Project, managed by the firm ECOtality, has announced that it will now provide free Blink smart charging stations for green motorists and firms in Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia. The EV Project The United States has been slow in adopting plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles as a method of cutting down on harmful vehicle Read on! →