Expert says this year's discounts on cars are deeper than ever
Deals can range anywhere from $6,000 to $8,000 off new cars.
Rams WR Stedman Bailey out of surgery after being shot in head
St. Louis Rams third-year wide receiver Stedman Bailey is out of surgery and resting in the intensive care unit after being shot in a car in Florida on Tuesday night, the City of Miami Gardens Police Department said Wednesday. Police did not describe the nature of Bailey's injuries, but a source
Rams WR Stedman Bailey in critical but stable condition
St. Louis Rams third-year wide receiver Stedman Bailey is in critical but stable condition after being shot in a car Tuesday night, the City of Miami Gardens Police Department said Wednesday. Police did not describe the nature of Bailey's injuries, but a source confirmed to ESPN's Josina Anderson
Hands-Free Tech Can Distract Drivers Up to 27 Seconds After Use, Study Says
Even though it's designed to make the roadways safer, hands-free technology that's included in cars can still distract drivers, even when their eyes are on the road and their hands on the wheel, a new study says. Even more worrisome, that distraction can linger up to 27 seconds after the driver has
Save 20 Percent by Betting on a 'Dark Horse Car'
"Dark horse" is an old horse racing term that describes an unlikely winner. And you know what happens when you bet on an unknown horse and it wins the race? YOU win big money! That's also the idea behind "dark horse cars," a term coined by auto website edmunds.com. The Edmunds editors define them
New York Firebombing Suspected Arrested
A man suspected of five New York City fire bombings was arrested today by cops who staked out a vehicle overnight awaiting the return of the vehicle's owner. The attacks, which took place Sunday evening targeted an Islamic center, a Hindu temple, a bodega, and two private homes. According to law
Remake of Toyota Camry slams into fierce midsize market
When Robert McCurry confronted his bosses at Toyota headquarters in Japan with the blunt, "No more origami cars," he overhauled the definition of the Camry, and boosted its success, more dramatically than even the hard-charging chief of Toyota Motor Sales USA could have imagined. McCurry was
A Buick with a stick shift: Bold and sporty or silly?
Buick is taking this sporting thing seriously, beefing up its Regal sedan with a turbocharged engine that can be had with a manual transmission. Manual transmission? A Buick with a stick shift … a stick shift? Keep repeating it. You'll need reinforcement to believe it. In fact, the turbo's just as
Not all rental cars safe, USA TODAY analysis finds
Frequent business traveler Barry Maher avoids Chrysler PT Cruisers because "they seem so flimsy," but he otherwise doesn't consider safety ratings before choosing a rental car. Though Maher's intuition may be sound — the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rates the 2010 PT Cruiser's protection
Review: Turbo seems too much for Buick Regal CXL
The 2011 Buick Regal CXL turbo has a bad case of "good enough." The executives who signed off on this hypothetically sporty version of the appealing Regal premium sedan dialed in an extra 86 pounds-feet of torque and 38 horsepower but didn't upgrade the car's suspension and steering enough to match