2010 Ford Fusion

Ford Posts First Quarterly Profit In North America Since 2005

Slowly but surely the indicators are beginning to swing back up from the industry's trough of 2008 and early 2009. Ford appears to be leading the way in North America with today's release of a pre-tax $357 million quarterly profit--the first in the region since 2005. There is a counterstroke to the... read more

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2010 Buick Enclave

Cadillac, Buick In-Car WiFi Hotspots Coming Soon

Soon families will be able to hit the road and stay connected to the 'net in GM vehicles. Other carmakers, including BMW, Chrysler and VW, have already released similar... read more October 27, 2009 by 

BMW X5 Parking Fail

WTF Video: BMW X5 Parking Fail

Some things are too ridiculous, too horrendous or just too stupid to bear full explanation with words alone. The case of one North Toronto BMW X5 driver is a bit of all... read more October 27, 2009 by 

2009 Hummer H3

Report: HUMMER To Resume H3, H3T Production In November

If one thing is certain, these are uncertain times, especially when it comes to the sale of former GM brands. While the HUMMER-Tengzhong deal doesn't look to be headed to the... read more October 16, 2009 by 

2009 BMW 3-Series

Study: Luxury Car Buyers Downsizing

The United States has long been a bastion of the large luxury car. Even in Europe, where many of the world's top luxury carmakers make their home, economic and government... read more October 14, 2009 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate Mega-Gallery

While we in the U.S. will only likely see the E350 4matic version of the 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate--no rip-snorting 525-horsepower E63 AMG Estate, sadly--it's still... read more October 14, 2009 by 

2009 Hummer H3

HUMMER And Tengzhong Sign Sale Agreement

Back in June we brought you the lowdown on HUMMER's talks with Chinese firm Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co., and since then the updates on the deal's... read more October 9, 2009 by 

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid development prototype, October 2009

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid Preview

An all-new Touareg is due from Volkswagen next year as a 2011 model. Following later in 2011 as a 2012 model, VW is planning a hybrid version of the SUV to take its place... read more October 7, 2009 by 

Saab 9-5

Saab Sale To Koenigsegg Gets $610 Million Backing From Sweden

Koenigsegg's purchase of Saab had been rumored to be in trouble due to financing issues, but the Swedish government's decision to guarantee the $610 million loan sought from... read more October 6, 2009 by 

2010 Lexus ES 350

Toyota, Lexus Floor Mats Now Recalled: 3.8M Vehicles Affected

Last week Toyota issued a safety advisory on a number of Lexus and Toyota-brand vehicles for a problem with the floor mats that could potentially cause the accelerator to... read more October 6, 2009 by 

2010 Volvo C30

Report: U.S. Group New Contender For Volvo

Just about a month after China's Geely Automotive officially announced its interest in buying Volvo from Ford, a new contender has thrown its hat in the ring. This time, it's... read more October 5, 2009 by 

2012 Jaguar XF Estate preview rendering

Jaguar XF Estate Back On The Table For 2012?

Earlier this year, rumors began to emerge of a Jaguar XF Estate for the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. We already previewed the car last April, but development was thought to be... read more October 2, 2009 by 

2010 Volvo XC60

2010 North American Car Of The Year Short List Announced

Car show season and time to pick the best vehicles of the year is upon us again, and in the midst of the rush, a select handful of automotive journalists--including our own... read more October 1, 2009 by 

Tesla Model S Sedan

Tesla Reaffirms Plans for Model S-Based Crossover, Minivan

Thirteen months ago we brought you news that Tesla was planning more models based on the Model S sedan platform, including a crossover SUV, and today Tesla has reaffirmed... read more September 29, 2009 by 

2009 Hummer H2

Report: Hummer Buyers Feel Morally Justified

Whether you're a fan or a foe, chances are you feel strongly about the Hummer range of vehicles. Ever since Arnold Schwarzenegger popularized the military vehicle for... read more September 25, 2009 by 

2010 Volvo C30 R-Design

Goldman Sachs Investment Strengthens Geely's Volvo Bid

Earlier this month Geely Automobile Holdings announced its intent to purchase Volvo, which is expected to be offered for sale by current owner Ford Motor Company in the near... read more September 23, 2009 by 


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