The Hyundai Equus seems to be the luxury sedan that people never look at. However, Hyundai has sold more of them than the company expected, so it has been decided the car is going to receive a bonus in the form of a bigger V-8. Other sales prize was steak knives Unbenownst to many, Hyundai Read on! →


About a decade ago, Chevrolet launched the Avalanche, a half-truck, half-SUV that created a segment all its own: family haulers that doubled as utility vehicles. GM is pulling the plug on the model but is giving it a send-off with a Black Diamond trim. Created a craze Around the turn of the century, Chevrolet launched Read on! →


A very popular type of sports car from the past few decades has been the “hot hatch,” or small hatchbacks tuned to deliver speed with fuel economy. A fast version of the Fiat 500, the Abarth 500, is set to debut in America in the near future. Tribute to Fiat racing history Italian auto firm Read on! →


For the most part in automotive media, the test drive is an avenue for entertainment; it is wish fulfillment. The floor of reviews makes it nearly impossible for consumers to pick out individual points of insight that will guide them toward a more fulfilling automotive purchase. Playboy 55th Anniversary cover model Irina Olhovskaya certainly won’t Read on! →


As automakers vie to meet ever-increasingly stringent fuel economy standards, they are introducing a greater number of diesel cars. People are buying them, too, as sales of diesel cars have been picking up in recent months. Oil burners in vogue as sales of diesel cars increase More people are trying to squeeze every inch of Read on! →


A new kind of police siren, made by the Whelen company, is making its presence felt on the nation’s streets and highways. And that’s not figurative. The Howler emits a low-frequency vibration that can be felt as well as heard. Felt 200 feet away The Howler, or Rumbler as it is called in some areas, Read on! →


Your car’s alternator is a generator. It’s the link between the gas tank and battery, converting mechanical energy from the serpentine belt into electrical energy that tops off the battery and powers on-board devices. It is important that your alternator works correctly, or the battery charge will run out more rapidly. Rather than becoming stranded, Read on! →


BMW has announced a recall of more than 32,000 cars in North America for an issue that could pose a fire hazard. The problem is with a component that can smolder; it’s found in models┬ámade between 2008 and 2011 equipped with turbocharged 8- and 12-cylinder engines Water pump circuit boards going kaput BMW, according to Read on! →


Swedish automaker Saab has been on the ropes for years, but the firm may have been saved by two Chinese auto firms. A last minute agreement by Zhejiang Youngman Lotus and Pang Da to purchase Saab appears to have saved it from liquidation. Possible end to Saab story Earlier this year, it was announced that Read on! →


Parents the world over have bestowed the Nintendo DS, a handheld game console, upon their children. However, there may be a reason to confiscate the portable game system on road trips, partially because they are noisy and because the Nintendo DS can be used as a satellite navigation system. Defeat Bowser then turn left in Read on! →