CAMDEN, N.J. — Subaru marketing has its dogs. And the brand has its history of owners keeping their vehicles for a long time. To promote the Crosstrek subcompact crossover, Subaru of Am- erica plans to combine the two. An ad that was to launch Monday, Aug. 19, on TV and digital video in 30-second and
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From three-row crossover SUVs to shapely mid-size sedans, the 2019 New York International Auto Show had an important new-car introduction for just about every kind of buyer Wednesday.  The show opens to the public Friday and highlights include the 34-mpg 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid, the shapely 2020 Cadillac CT5 sedan, the luxo-laden 2020 Lincoln Corsair,
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There’s a big difference between Ford and FORD. One is a 116-year-old automaker that’s worth about $36 billion. The other is a Florida company that makes medical monitoring systems and has a market cap of just $10 million. But careless investors can confuse the two entities because “FORD” is the NASDAQ ticker symbol for Forward
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Ford has all but reduced its definition of cars to one word: Mustang. That philosophy extends to the racing world as Ford has worked to replace its race car fleet with Mustangs. That continues with this week’s reveal of the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series Mustang race car which will start competing next February. Ford Performance
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The federal government accuses the former president of the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association of defrauding four banks and credit unions as well as General Motors by using fake vehicle sales and fraudulent loan applications to pocket millions of dollars in a four-year scheme. Andrew Gabler, 50, of Harborcreek, Pa., who owned the now-closed Lakeside
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Ahead of the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Infiniti announced a new addition to its SUV lineup, the QX55. Based on the teaser sketch that Infiniti released, the QX55 appears to be a coupe-like variant of the recently released QX50, which means it’s got the BMW X4 and Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe in its sights. “The
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Earlier this year the “Forza” racing series for the Microsoft Xbox console let racing fans live out their childhood fantasies by introducing “Forza Horizon 4 Lego Speed Champions,” an expansion pack for the popular video game that gave players the opportunity to drive some of their favorite cars in brick form. Forza’s initial lineup of
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Electric vehicles are bringing profound changes in the automotive industry, battery technology, our driving habits, and possibly the Oxford English Dictionary. Jaguar says it’s leading a camping calling for the Oxford English Dictionary and Oxford Dictionaries to update their online definitions of the word “car” since the current version only defines a car as being
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Japanese car giant Nissan has said it will cut 12,500 jobs around the world, more than double the amount previously announced. It will reduce its production capacity and the number of models it produces by 10% by the end of 2022, but it did not say where the cuts will fall. It comes as the
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Bugatti is again turning to its history for design inspiration. The Centodieci, unveiled Friday at Monterey Car Week, is a tribute to the EB110, Bugatti’s sports car from the 1990s, before Volkswagen Group acquired the exclusive French brand. The resemblance to the EB100 is prominently seen at the front of the Centodieci with similar lines
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With an empty airstrip and eleven of the best driver’s cars in the world, we put on the world’s greatest drag race. Read the entire 2011 Best Drivers Car story here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/1109_2011_motor_trend_best_drivers_car/index.html Also find Motor Trend on: Tweets by MotorTrend http://facebook.com/MotorTrendMag Shot by: Jim Gleason, Gordon Green, Duane Sempson, Corey Denomy Directed by: Mike Suggett
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Nissan thinks that it’s found the solution to the problem of distracted driving: a new and improved armrest. “New and improved” are relative terms in this case, because the technology behind Nissan’s armrest is nearly 200 years old. Of course, distracted driving isn’t a new problem, either: eating, drinking, smoking, and talking to passengers have
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