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US Auto Sales Accelerate While Others Slow

Though sales tallies show a number of major carmakers posting year-over-year sales declines in May, the US auto sector continues its steady growth


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Popularity Contest For Small SUVs And Crossovers

The emergence of the small SUV and crossover as the hottest segment in the US auto market has created a vortex of competition.


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Ford Recalls 850,000 Cars/SUVs For Short Circuit Concerns

By Jim Donovan: Ford announced a big recall today. The automaker is recalling about 850,000 cars and SUVs because of a problem that could stop the air bags from working in a crash. The recalled […]


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Officer’s Stolen SUV, With Gun Inside, Recovered In Germantown

Philadelphia police believe they have recovered an SUV that was stolen from outside the home of an off-duty officer. The vehicle contained the officer’s service weapon.


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BLOG: Ford, Honda, Acura Recall 2012/13 Vehicles

By Jim Donovan: There are a few big auto recalls that I wanted to let you know about today. First up, Ford is recalling 11,500 small SUVs because the fuel lines can crack and leak […]



3 On Your Side: High Tech Car Confusion

Summer is always a busy time for car dealers. Last month auto sales jumped 22 percent compared to a year ago. Many of these new cars are loaded with new technology. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, learning how to use it can take you down a bumpy road.


“I love the open road and the wind in my hair.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Ashley In Edgemont

“I wanted something that could take me far that I would be comfortable in.” – Ashley and her Ford Escape


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BLOG: Ford Recalls Half Million Minivans and SUV’s

By Jim Donovan: Ford is recalling nearly half a million minivans and SUVs because of a pair of mechanical issues. The first recall involves 205,896 Freestar and Mercury Monterey minivans made during the 2004 and […]