2006-2011 Toyota Camry Used Car Review

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2006-2011 Toyota Camry Used Car Review
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Vehicle Overview The 2007 model year saw the introduction of the sixth generation Toyota Camry. Styling was a departure from previous Camrys, but Toyota continued to sell this car in large numbers. Continue Reading...

Gas Demand Falls To 10-Year Low In July

Gas Demand Falls To 10-Year Low In July
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The American Petroleum Institute has reported that total petroleum deliveries fell by 0.5 percent in July, compared to the same month one year ago. This was the first time deliveries have decreased for any month this year. As well, gasoline demand hit a ten-year low for the month of July. John Felmy, API chief economist,… Continue Reading...

One Billion Cars Are On The Road

One Billion Cars Are On The Road
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In 2010, the world’s vehicle population hit one billion which works out to be roughly one car for every seven people. Reports conclude that China fueled half of the global growth, as it passed Japan for the world’s second largest vehicle population, with 28 million cars on the road. India’s vehicle population has increased by… Continue Reading...

NHSTA Furthers Ford Fusion Investigation

NHSTA Furthers Ford Fusion Investigation
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The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration has upgraded their investigation into consumer complaints that the 2010 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan vehicles are affected by wheel stud fractures that cause the wheels to come off. The initial investigation of 317,315 Ford mid-sized sedans has been upgraded to an engineering analysis after more than 29 complaints and… Continue Reading...

Auto Sales Up 17 Percent In March, Ford Outsells General Motors

Auto Sales Up 17 Percent In March, Ford Outsells General Motors
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Despite higher gas prices and panic over Japan’s earthquake, and its subsequent effect on auto production, March 2011 was a positive month for the industry, with sales up 17 percent compared to the previous year. Among the Big 3, Ford managed to outsell General Motors for the first time in a year, with a 16… Continue Reading...

NHTSA Says 2010 Was A Banner Year For Recalls

NHTSA Says 2010 Was A Banner Year For Recalls
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With 20.3 million vehicles recalled last year, 2010 was a record year for voluntary recalls, according to data released by the National Highway Traffic Saftey Association. While nearly 31 million vehicles were recalled in 2004 (the peak year on record), 2009 only saw 16.6 million cars recalled. In addition, 3 out of 5 vehicles recalled… Continue Reading...

Big Three Set To Add Market Share

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Big Three Set To Add Market Share
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After a dismal 2009 , American automakers look set to gain market share in 2010, despite fewer brands, a drastically reduced dealer network. The last time the Big 3 gained market share was in 1995. The strong profitability of the domestic automakers has been linked to lower manufacturing costs, a reduced debt load and careful… Continue Reading...

Hennessey Venom GT to Debut at the 2010 SEMA Show

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Now if you were just begging for a reason to head over to Las Vegas next week for the SEMA Show, and just really couldn’t find yourself one, we understand. Maybe modified versions of the Honda CR-Z, Chevy Camaro, Ford Mustangs and Hyundai Equus, are just not your thing. If you’re going to have to… Continue Reading...

Report: Toyota To Post A Profit This Fiscal Year

Report: Toyota To Post A Profit This Fiscal Year
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Between sticking accelerator pedals and rollover-prone SUVs, this year has not been kind to Toyota. However the Japanese automaker is poised to return a handsome $532 million profit, despite expectations to the contrary. Toyota had initially forecasted a loss of $213, but a weak yen and a series of cost-cutting measures meant that Toyota is… Continue Reading...

Geneva Preview: Volkswagen Polo GTI Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut

Geneva Preview: Volkswagen Polo GTI Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut
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Volkswagen has released three images of the 2010 Polo GTI, which will be introduced at the 2010 Geneva Auto Show in March. The 2010 Polo GTI will be powered by a 1.4 liter TSI engine, claiming 178 bhp, and a seven-speed DSG transmission. The GTI version stands 0.6 inches lower and uses stiffer suspension than… Continue Reading...