eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new
(Photo Credit: Stan Honda/Getty Images)

GM Issues Third Recall On SUVs That Can Catch Fire

GM is telling customers to park the SUVs outdoors because they could catch fire when left unattended.

08/13/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Auto Sales Soar On Risky Behavior

Auto sales – lead by trucks and SUVs – have been booming but If gas prices spike or the economy hiccups, many consumers may again be out on a limb with too much car and too little cash!

08/09/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Car Colors Are Getting Bolder

Better economic times prompt buyers to like more expressive colors.

08/07/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Stable Gas Prices, Younger Buyers, Expected To Push Car Sales Higher

Experts at Traverse City Conference predict continued growth, but raise some concerns about the impact of new trends.

08/06/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

(Photo Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Hyundai Recalls 883K Sonatas To Fix Gear Shifters

Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.

07/31/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag Performance

The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.

07/30/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Plug-In Car Sales Charging Ahead

Plug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.

07/30/2014

Accident in southbound lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard near Ridge Avenue. (credit: CBS)

Multi-Vehicle Crash On Roosevelt Boulevard

A multi-vehicle crash is snarling traffic along a heavily-traveled road in Philadelphia.

07/24/2014

Recall Generic

GM Issues 6 More Recalls

The largest is for faulty seats in just over 475,000 cars and small SUVs. Other problems include incomplete welds on seat brackets, turn signal failures, power steering failures and more.

07/23/2014

(credit: Jaguar Land Rover Limited)

Land Rover Makes Astounding Comeback

The comeback of Land Rover from its fussy and expensive foster child years bouncing from BMW to Ford ownership, is nothing less than astounding.

07/19/2014

teen-driver-lg

Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

By Jim Donovan: Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. Teenage males (+92%) are much more expensive […]

07/17/2014

Starting Price: $25,790 (Credit: Volkswagen)

3 On Your Side: Safest Cars For Teen Drivers

A national safety organization has compiled a list of cars that are reasonable in price and reliable in safety. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

07/16/2014

Recall Generic

Faulty Airbags Force Auto Makers To Issue Recalls

By Jim Donovan: Faulty air bags which have already led to the recall of millions of cars worldwide are blamed for a new round of recalls in the U.S. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, […]

06/24/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From Tomatoes

In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.

06/13/2014

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 32,468 other followers