There are knock-off brands of all sorts of things made in all sorts of countries. For instance, China is known for producing knock-off car brands like the recently debuted JAC pickup truck, which is a near carbon-copy of a Ford F150. Work truck for masses copied from work truck for masses According to AutoBlog, the Read on! →

A video was recently posted to YouTube showing a Bugatti Veyron hitting 225 miles per hour on public roads in Arizona. Police in the state are fuming, as the driver in the viral video has thumbed his nose at the law in $1.7 million supercar. Seven speeds A recently posted video which has since gone Read on! →

A jury in Alabama awarded an Iranian-born car dealer $7.5 million on Tuesday. Shawn Esfahani won the damages in a lawsuit against a competitor in Florida who he says painted him to be a terrorist. Originally asked for $28 million Esfahani, who owns Eastern Shore Toyota in Daphne, Ala., originally asked for $28 million in Read on! →

Many of us agonize over the gas mileage of our vehicles and what the greenest car purchase may be. The kind of repair shop we take our vehicles to, however, could have a huge environmental impact. Green repair Green auto repair shops can be difficult to find and even more difficult to define. Auto repair Read on! →

After an operating loss of $665 million last year, Ford automaker has announced first-quarter earnings of $2.1 billion in 2010. The only automaker to not take government money, Ford is still working on paying off borrowed money. Three of the top 10 sellers in the United States in 2010 were Ford vehicles. Ford is No. Read on! →

In an age where automotive safety devices are as sophisticated as they’ve ever been, some distressing things have happened on U.S. highways in 2012. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, traffic deaths in the first quarter of 2012 jumped a whopping 13.5 percent, to the highest fatality rate since 2008. Sources indicate this Read on! →

The automotive industry has had its share of embarrassments. Some of them have come in the form of cars whose time never was. With thanks to Popular Mechanics and an apologies to the Ford Pinto, here are the 10 cars that most deserved to burn in the ash bin of history. BMW Z3 (E36/4), 1996–2002 Read on! →

Ford has announced a recall for more than 140,000 Focus units because of a fault in the windshield wiper motors. The motor can develop a leak, causing the wiper motor to fail and thus pose a risk of reduced visibility to drivers. Ford out to wipe defect from the Focus The Ford Motor Company, according Read on! →

Drivers, fall is in full swing, which means winter isn’t far away. Icy conditions in northern climes equate to very dangerous roadways, which in turn require special defensive driving techniques. Here are some tips for how to drive on ice so you won’t find yourself in the unenviable position of being β€œon ice.” Driving on Read on! →

Sales of the Fiat 500 Abarth were sluggish until the Italian automaker took a page from the tried and true “sex in advertising” playbook. The ongoing Fiat Abarth commercial campaign featuring Romanian supermodel Catrinel Menghia, which debuted during the 2011 Super Bowl broadcast, has helped propel the brand to record sales through March 2012. Parent Read on! →