Tips for Traveling Business Men

Traveling can be stressful on its own, even when it is for a vacation. However, when you add business into the mix, it can add a whole new layer to the planning required for your trip. Business does not stop because you forgot something and need to run to the store, or even worse you […]

Toyota First Landed on American Shore 56 Years Ago This Halloween

It was October 31, 1957 when a pair of old-school, gangster-style sedans were offloaded onto a California dock marking the first time that a Toyota car was on American ground. Though those two cars failed to sell in the Hollywood, Ca. Rambler dealership, they provided a toehold that the Japanese automaker has since used to […]

Recall Alert: 405,000 Honda Vehicles for Faulty Airbags

Maybe it’s just me, but it sure seems as if recall numbers these days are awfully large. The most recent example of massive recalls is Honda Motor Co.’s announcement that it is recalling around 405,000 vehicles in America and three other countries for possibly faulty airbag systems. Specifically, the recall for 63,400 Acura MDXs from […]

The Fastest Selling Cars in the USA

We all know that the cars are selling at the quickest clip they have since the recession hit the US five years ago. But, do we know which cars are selling the fastest in America? Probably not. But, now you can. They are:     The seventh fastest selling vehicle in the US is the Ram […]

U.S. Auto Sales Jump 12 Points in August

The good news just keeps on rolling in for the American auto industry with August sales figures jumping a full 12 points year-over-year, according to J.D. Power & Associates. Close to 1.5 million new light trucks and cars were sold in the month bringing the annualized rate to a silky-smooth 16 million. This adjusted annualized […]

Recall Alert: Toyota, Lexus Nearly 400,000 Cars

Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. has announced that it is voluntarily recalling close to a total of 400,000 vehicles in two recalls due to possible safety issues. One of the recalls is for about 102,000 Lexus IS 350, IS 350C, and GS 350 cars from the model years 2006 to 2011. The carmaker says the […]

Ford Drops Fuel MPG Ratings for C-Max Hybrid

Ford Motor Co. has voluntarily knocked three miles off of the 2013 C-Max hybrid’s mile per gallon rating to drop it to a depressing 43 mpg combined. The American carmaker has also said that it will make goodwill payments to those who have already bought the misrepresented vehicle. This is not the first time that […]

Recall Alert: GM Recalling Close to 300,000 Cruzes for Faulty Brakes

General Motors has announced that it is recalling around 293,000 Chevrolet Cruzes due to the possibility of power-assisted brake failure. The American carmaker says that the recall is for compact cars from 2011 and 2012 model years that were made in Lordstown, Ohio. According to GM, the cars’ power brake boosters may stop functioning, which […]

Fiat 500e EV Recall

Chrysler Group has announced that it is recalling more than 270 Fiat 500e battery-electric cars from the model year 2013 to fix some bolts within the vehicles that may be faulty. Chrysler says that the bolts secure the cars’ half shafts, the part that bring the motor’s torque from the gearbox to the wheels and […]