Renault's rear-engine Twingo isn't the only little French city car launching at the Geneva Motor Show. Peugeot has launched its new 108 as a more conventional front-engine, front-wheel-drive competitor. The 108 is being offered as a three- or five-door hatchback with either a conventional fixed roof or retracting soft-top. Show More Summary
New Toyota subcompact to be based on Mazda2 platform, built in Mexico.
Vehicles Affected: About 7,067 model-year 2014 Toyota Highlander SUVs manufactured between Nov. 20, 2013, and Jan. 18, 2014. The Problem: The third-row middle seat belt assembly may not have been properly secured to the vehicle floor anchorage. This could increase...
Digital currency enthusiasts are thrilled to learn that Newsweek's Leah McGrath Goodman has contacted Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto. Reportedly worth north of $400 million, Nakamoto lives a modest life. Some highlights from Goodman's...Show More Summary
You're not crazy if you think all of the fantastic small cars this year are French this year. This is the new Toyota Aygo, and it's great that it's a lot more French than the logo on its hood indicates. Even if it's built in the Czech Republic. Read more...
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Welcome to Must Read, where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond. Today we have reports from Quartz, BetaBoston and The New York Times. Read more...
VFACTS NEW CAR SALES DATA With its best February on record, Mazda Australia has moved into number two spot in the Australian market behind Toyota. Significantly, it is now - for the first time ever - into double figures for market share, holding 11.0 percent of the Australian market year-to-date (YTD) and 10.6 percent for February. Show More Summary
Coughlin Will Drive No. 55 JEGS Toyota for Venturini Motorsports in ARCA Series Huntersville, NC (March 5, 2014) – Joe Gibbs Racing ( JGR ) announces today that it has signed Cody Coughlin to its driver development program. The Coughlin...Show More Summary
After nearly a decade, the Aygo's successor is here.
Fans of super-small city cars should be enjoying our Geneva Motor Show coverage, as the flashy Toyota Aygo, the Peugeot 108 and this new Citroën C1 are all making their introductions. We already told you about its polarizing eyelashes over the headlamps, and we'll admit, they're a dominant feature in the front of the car. Show More Summary
Toyota Prius is suffering from slowing sales and stiff competition. Will the fully redesigned hybrid be able to maintain its lead over peers?
TweetSeems that this would be easy to wire up, you know, wipers on = headlights on. (My aging Toyota has Daytime Running Lights but they don’t cut the mustard in CA when it’s raining.) Anyway, just asking, beleaguered SF cab industry… V C Section 24400 Headlamps on Motor Vehicles Headlamps on Motor Vehicles 24400. (a) A [...]
The Houston Rockets (41-19) doused the Miami Heat (43-15) 106-103 at the Toyota Center on March 4, ending Miami’s seven-game series winning streak. Both teams penetrated the paint and were quick in transition, but the Rockets provedShow More Summary
Ford hasn't done too bad with its Focus line. In 2012, it surpassed the Toyota Corolla as the world's best selling car model and, according to Ford, it still holds the crown with 12 million sold worldwide. The economical all-round commuter...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard posted 22 points and 16 rebounds, James Harden tallied 21 points and 11 assists and the Houston Rockets held off the Miami Heat, 106-103, at the Toyota Center on Tuesday night, snapping the Heat's eight-game winning streak. The...Show More Summary
How about a Volkswagen Golf that emits less CO2 than a Toyota Prius and makes as much power as a GTI? Enter the VW Golf GTE. Officially a concept for now, the GTI hits 62 mph in 7.6 seconds, thanks to its 1.4L TSI 4-cylinder engine making 148 horsepower, along with a 108 horsepower electric […]
East Coast powerhouse meets Western Conference contender when the Miami Heat (43-14) and Houston Rockets (40-19) square off Tuesday night at the Toyota Center. The reigning champions travel to Houston after winning eight straight and 11 of their last 12. Show More Summary