March 2015 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

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March 2015 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers
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With another March in the history books so is winter, arguably the most deplorable season of all, especially if you live in an area that receives all manner of weather. Luckily for the car business unpredictable conditions didn’t keep new-vehicle shoppers at bay, quite the contrary actually. Continue Reading...

2016 smart fortwo Makes North American Debut

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2016 smart fortwo Makes North American Debut
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Daimler’s redesigned smart car made its North American debut in Manhattan on the eve of the New York Auto Show. Continue Reading...

New smart ED Delayed for at Least a Year

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New smart ED Delayed for at Least a Year
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Daimler’s much-maligned smart car has received a desperately-needed overhaul for the 2016 model year but unfortunately the brand’s entire lineup has not been redesigned just yet. Continue Reading...

2015 smart fortwo ‘Edition Flashlight’ Shows up in Detroit

2015 smart fortwo ‘Edition Flashlight’ Shows up in Detroit
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With an all-new fortwo on the way, smart is sending off the current car with a limited edition model. Continue Reading...

10 Older Vehicles We’re NOT in Love With

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10 Older Vehicles We’re NOT in Love With
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A few weeks ago we published a Top 10 list focusing on some of our favorite in-production vehicles that are getting on in years. In spite of their geriatric status these cars and trucks are aging gracefully, still capable of plastering a big ol’ grin across the lower portion of your face. Continue Reading...

10 Cars That Are More Efficient Than a Prius

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10 Cars That Are More Efficient Than a Prius
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Toyota’s Prius has become the go-to vehicle for people looking to save money at the gas pump. Sure, it looks like an alien science project gone wrong and its driving dynamics are less fun than a trip to the ER, but this car’s groundbreaking combination of high technology, phenomenal fuel economy and unimpeachable reliability have… Continue Reading...

Which Automakers Own Which Car Brands?

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Which Automakers Own Which Car Brands?
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At times the auto industry can feel overwhelming, with all the different products, brands and stories to keep straight. There’s always something going on in this business, from breaking news to vehicle reviews. Continue Reading...

10 German Vehicles NOT Actually Built in Germany

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10 German Vehicles NOT Actually Built in Germany
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Cultural stereotypes aside, Germany is known for its advanced technology, engineering prowess and top-quality manufacturing. The land of beer, bratwurst and BMW is especially famed for its automobiles, which are renowned the world over for their driving dynamics and Autobahn-proven performance. Continue Reading...

August 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

August 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers
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Like memories of band camp August is dead and buried. Regrettably the eighth month of the year didn’t go quietly; it took summer down with it. Sure, the season’s not officially over but we’re too emotionally devastated about the loss to care. At least new-vehicle sales in the U.S. were strong. Continue Reading...

2016 smart fortwo, forfour Debut With Dual-Clutch

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2016 smart fortwo, forfour Debut With Dual-Clutch
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Smart just debuted its new fortwo and forfour city cars at an event in Berlin marking the return of a four-seat car to the brand. Continue Reading...

April 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

April 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers
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After one of the worst winters in recent memory America’s northern extremities are finally starting to thaw out. In addition to longer days, spring is also bringing warmer temperatures as the sun wakes up from hibernation. But were April car sales as nice? Did better weather get more people in the mood… to buy a… Continue Reading...

smart fourjoy Concept Unveiled in Frankfurt, Still Not Wothy of Capital Letters

smart fourjoy Concept Unveiled in Frankfurt, Still Not Wothy of Capital Letters
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The folks at Daimler’s smart division revealed a new concept car at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Supposedly their forjoy design study is a forerunner to a next-generation car. Continue Reading...

Smart FourJoy Concept Revealed Ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show Debut

Smart FourJoy Concept Revealed Ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show Debut
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The 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show is just days away and more automakers are teasing what they’re going to be revealing at the event. Getting in on the action, smart released photos of and information about an electric concept they’ll be unveiling in Germany next week. Continue Reading...

Commute, Toy and Destroy – Cadillac Escalade EXT vs Smart fortwo vs Chrysler 200 Convertible

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Commute, Toy and Destroy – Cadillac Escalade EXT vs Smart fortwo vs Chrysler 200 Convertible
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We are back with the latest installment of ‘Commute, Toy or Destroy’ where this week the choices will make you cringe with indecision. Continue Reading...

Smart ForTwo Celebrates 1.5M Units Produced

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Smart ForTwo Celebrates 1.5M Units Produced
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Prior to beginning its summer break at its Hambach, France factory, Smart achieved the milestone of building its 1.5-millionth ForTwo vehicle. Continue Reading...