The automotive wing of German holding company Porsche Automobil Holding SE is poised for a big sales year in 2012. According to the brand’s top sales and marketing executive Bernhard Maier, Porsche Zwischenholding GmbH expects significant growth in new car sales in 2012. That growth will be only partially dependent upon sales from Volkswagen AG, Read on! →

You know that your car’s engine needs clean motor oil to function properly. It helps transfer engine heat; seals gaps between piston rings and cylinder walls; and soaks up system contaminants and soot from the combustion process that can gum up an engine. If oil is left to sit for too long, it becomes saturated Read on! →

Both the new Subaru BRZ and the Scion FR-S are having the same issue in the engine control unit (ECU), causing some rough idling. However, Subaru and Toyota are handling the issue in different ways. Same rough idling problem It isn’t as surprising as it might seem that the two sporty coupes, both from different Read on! →

While the term “suicide doors” makes the auto industry cringe somewhat at the grisly connotations, the rear-hinged doors are seriously cool. While there have been some furtive attempts at revival, they have not unfortunately made the kind of comeback they really deserve – because they’re awesome. Suicide doors are a pillar of great car design Read on! →

Recently, Car Deal Expert shared information regarding how to deal when your car has trouble with its power locks. Assessing such things may require removing the inside car door panel to take a closer look. While this may sound like a daunting task, the reality is that when it comes to fixing car door problems, Read on! →

For good or ill, governments and a good cross section of people want to diminish the “carbon footprint” or emissions of carbon dioxide, of human civilization. It isn’t so much that cars aren’t contributing, but some information about cars carbon footprint might be surprising. Study suggests a dog is equal to a cars carbon footprint Read on! →

Like fishing stories or tales of when Uncle Zed fought during the zombie invasion, there are plenty of bizarre collector car stories around and in that series of tubes that is the Interwebs. For your automotive pleasure, here are some of the m0st bizarre collector car stories, as suggested by the forums. The $250,000 Read on! →

The first half of this year has been the warmest on record for more than 100 U.S. cities, according to the National Climatic Data Center. The extreme summer heat is not only harmful to people and animals; it can also take a big toll on your car. Here are some tips on how you can Read on! →

Gas prices traditionally go up in the spring time, but it is only March and the nation’s pump numbers are at near-record highs. It sure makes it hard for a driving enthusiast to enjoy feeling the asphalt rushing underneath the tires. Still, it is clear that adjustments need to be made in favor of fuel Read on! →

The Toyota Mirai, Toyota’s hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, is officially debuting at the Los Angeles Auto Show ahead of going on sale next year. It’s the first FCV one can actually buy, though it’s only available in California for the moment. Toyota Mirai first FCV to go on sale A lot of people have high Read on! →