For some time now, Ford has been saying that it will start selling a three-cylinder engine in the Fiesta, the Ford subcompact. The motor is actually from Ford’s European lineup, which slots in nicely with the “One Ford” strategy. Return of the three-cylinder engine Ford has been saying since 2011 that it would be bringing Read on! →


According to reports from Ward’s Auto, Ford and Toyota have already started work on a collaboration to build a hybrid version of the popular F-150 pickup truck. Ford and Toyota share the drawing board The Ford, Toyota collaboration could give GM a run for its money, should the Silverado 1500 Hybrid pickup continue on to Read on! →


Reports are emerging of Jaguar cutting prices and adding more stuff to entice more buyers. Jaguar, the British luxury car brand, has not been selling too well in these United States and the company is expanding its range of engines and adding all-wheel-drive, a first, to certain models. Jaguar cutting prices to completely unaffordable, but Read on! →


The semi truck delivers nearly everything you buy to your favorite grocery, hardware and department stores. For that reason alone, it’s interesting to know what’s going on beneath the hood. CLICK HERE if you missed the beginning of this article. Semi truck fact No. 6 – Maximum weights Down Under In the U.S., a semi Read on! →


Whether it’s Peterbilt, Freightliner, Kenworth, Volvo, Mack or Western Star, a semi truck is an 18-wheel, 80-foot, 40-ton, double-clutch machine of U.S. interstate highway commerce. For a quarter-million dollars, you can get your hands on a new bobtail truck and trailer. Here are 10 things that you didn’t know about semis, for those who don’t Read on! →


Have a need for speed but a budget for the bargain bin? Here are some fast, cheap cars that will run you $10,000 or less. Be aware that there are some surprises in this list, sandwiched in amongst some old favorites of the auto modding community. Are they cheap cars that are fast, or fast Read on! →


The “50 Shades of Grey” book series has become a big thing lately, and a few products mentioned in the tawdry tomes have been treated to a “50 Shades of Grey” sales boost. One such company is Audi, the preferred car brand of the book’s protagonist. Audi naughtily enjoying “50 Shades of Grey” sales boost Read on! →


The much-hyped Scion FR-S is getting mixed reviews from the automotive press. But everyone seems to agree that a buyer will get his or her money’s worth. Scion FR-S out of the starting gate Toyota has produced the Scion brand for the North American market since 2002. It is designed to appeal to younger motorists Read on! →


There’s an old wives’ tale that claims that if you shift an automatic transmission into neutral while the car is in motion, the engine will explode, or at least become a screeching, bellicose little person. But as experienced driving instructors can attest, a shift to neutral at speed will not only not destroy the engine, Read on! →


The federal government is set to require all automakers to install an event data recorder or EDR, also known as a “black box,” in all cars, though in most cars, black boxes are already there. Despite various objections, the devices will become mandatory standard equipment starting September 1. NHTSA declines delay for cars black boxes Read on! →