This spring, the Ford F-150 is finally getting a diesel engine. It’s the first time the best-selling truck in the country has sported a diesel and Ford made sure it’s something to get truck buyers excited. Under the hood is a 3.0-liter V6 Power Stroke diesel with 250 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. It’s […]
A December 11 article in the Washington Post about electric cars, hybrids and the concerns of local mechanics is a misleading mess. It’s nothing new when traditional media outlets try to write about cars. The problem is that the average newspaper reporter has no idea how a car works, nor how to report a trend […]
Ever think about who has to make those giant bows you see in commercials and in new car showrooms? They’re the specialty of a company in California. They supply the trademark bows you see in Lexus commercials, but they’ve produced the festive knots for a dozen other manufacturers, too.
Automakers have shifted focus from products to services. Prepare for a major shift in the way we pay for automobile usage.
The first thing you notice about a car is how it looks. That’s a lot of what draws you into buying one car over another, but when it comes time to take it for a drive, seat comfort takes priority. Ford is making sure its seats are comfortable with a specially built robot butt.
The Electric vehicle fanbase is in an uproar over a possible end to a special tax credit. Why they should look at the numbers before hitting the panic button.
The Ford Mustang gets a refresh for 2018 with more power and better fuel efficiency. It also gets a new Performance Pack Level 2 to fill the slot between the GT Performance Pack and the GT350.
Minivans aren’t generally thought of as cool cars. They’re versatile, great for families and cargo, and have cubbies galore for holding all your stuff, but cool they are not. Chrysler aims to change that with a new appearance package for its Pacifica minivan. The Chrysler Pacifica gets its bad attitude for 2018 with the addition […]
Following two massive storms, residents replacing vehicles are turning to pickups in huge numbers.