2015 Toyota Sienna: no more minivan stigma

Minivans get a bad rap. They're boxes on wheels. They're only for soccer moms. Neither criticism seems fair to me, and one reason is...
The 2016 Scion iM is a new sub-compact hatchback.

2016 Scion iA, iM: worthy new underdog sub-compacts

It seems like only a few years ago when Scion joined the automotive community and touted its edgy, inexpensive cars. They were geared toward...
The 2015 Toyota Highlander is midsize SUV segment leader.

2015 Toyota Highlander: Comfortable, versatile SUV

Fifteen years after its debut at the New York Auto Show, the Toyota Highlander is in the second year of its third generation as...
The Lime Green 2015 Chevy Spark wasn't even the brightest color at the LA Auto Show.

2014 LA Auto Show: Tech madness; Youthful colors rock

As the first major international automotive industry gathering of the year, the LA Auto Show annually attracts a full spectrum of carmakers and automotive...
Wild exterior color for Toyota Prius concept car.

The Family of Prius, hybrid cars still dominate

The Toyota Prius wasn't the first hybrid vehicle in the United States. That honor belongs to the Honda Insight. But the Prius, which debuted...
Overhead views of the Elio Motors concept vehicle.

Elio Motors: To reserve or not? Nearly 12,000 say yes

Interest in the yet-unnamed Elio Motors' $6,800 three-wheel vehicle, scheduled for delivery in 2015, continues to steadily increase. According the the company's website, nearly 12,000...
Elio Motors has again delayed its debut - now until 2017.

Will the $6,800, 84 mpg Elio change the auto industry?

Paul Elio, founder of Elio Motors, has stressed his soon-to-be manufactured three-wheel Elio priced at $6,800, will change how consumers think about their daily...
The newly designed 2014 Toyota Tundra.

2014 Toyota Tundra: spacious, lots of stuff, lousy mileage

Manufactured since 1999, the Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup restyled for the first time in seven years for its 2014 editions. It's offered in...
Mercedes-Benz will debut is first electric car in early 2014.

NEW CAR PREVIEW: 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric

Mercedes-Benz has waited a long time to enter the electric car business, but it will early next year with 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class. It's all-electric...
The two-tone exterior of the 2014 Fiat 500L makes it look like a saddle shoe.

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2014 Fiat 500L: Utilitarian, Italian flair

The new 2014 Fiat 500L sedan is roomy and has some Italian flair, but isn't much fun to drive. The new also sedan doesn’t...
Car dealer Cal Worthington and one of his many animals named "Spot."

Cal Worthington, car salesman, animal lover, comedian, dies at 92

Cal Worthington, the iconic car dealer and commercial pitchman who shared the television spotlight for decades with a variety of animals all named Spot,...
Smart concept car at LA Auto Show.

LA Auto Show, 2013: dozens of global debuts await

Chevrolet, Ford, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, MINI, Porsche, Subaru and Volkswagen have all confirmed representation among more than 50 global debuts at the 2013 LA...