Get to know the 2015 Jeep Renegade. What's it all about?

When the idea of the all-new Renegade began floating around Auburn Hills, Jeep executives asked the development and design teams in charge of the program a single question: "Can we really do a B-segment crossover?" Following the lukewarm—at best—reception of the brand's Patriot and Compass compact crossovers, the question was legitimate. But the Renegade's debut at the Geneva auto…

Explore The 2014 Dodge Journey SE

Dodge's seven-passenger Journey comes with features like 17-inch wheels, four-wheel disc brakes with ABS, seven airbags, 4.3-inch touchscreen, Keyless push-button start and power-heated mirrors.Under the hood, the Journey SE sports Dodge's 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, which delivers 283 hp with 260 lb-ft of torque. The V6 is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission; helping deliver…

Nissan Said To Be Studying Battery Performance Improvements

With electric vehicles and hybrids gaining in popularity, Nissan asked itself: can the battery performance of electric vehicles be improved by observing electrons? Nissan sought an answer to this question through an advanced research project in partnership with universities in Japan. The result: Nissan Motor Company and its affiliate Nissan Arc Ltd. announced March 13…

Top Ten Best Cars For Female Drivers

Top Ten Best Cars For Female Drivers     Women tell us they prefer a car that's agile, has good visibility, and isn't a chore to drive. Many like to sit higher and most rightly insist on plenty of storage space, reasonable prices and low running costs. Space for growing families is essential in many cases and…

Extended warranty buying guide

Getting Started You might be tempted to buy a service plan--also known as extended warranty--on your next laptop, dishwasher, or a new or used car. But chances are that what you spend will be money down the drain. Retailers may push hard to get you to buy these plans because they're cash cows for them.…

Consumers Poised to Buy More Cars in 2014, Huntington Bank Reports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Huntington Bank’s Second Annual Midwest Economic Index reveals that 22% of consumers in Ohio, Michigan, West Virginia, Indiana and Western Pennsylvania are considering buying or leasing a vehicle in 2014. That’s enough for a one percentage point increase over last year, as analysts predict 2014 will be one of the best years…

2014 Spark EV Rated Most Affordable

    The all-electric Spark carries the highest sticker price of all the cars on this list, but a $7,500 federal tax credit and zero appetite for gasoline help make it themost affordable car of 2014 from a 5-Year Cost to Own perspective.    

Hyundai Motor to launch first battery-powered electric car in 2016

    (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Co plans to sta  rt selling its first battery-powered electric vehicle (EV) in 2016 as South Korea's champion of fuel-cell cars hedges its bets in next-generation green technology.Hyundai has leant toward engines which turn hydrogen into electricity in response to stricter emissions regulations in markets such as the United States. Research and…

Rumors Of Ford F-150 Diesel Not True

Ford’s revelation that the new F-150 will use aluminum, not steel, for its body panels was enough news to overshadow nearly everything else about America’s next favorite vehicle. But in the wake of its debut, we’re beginning to hear the more-standard questions—the ones that start with “Why” and end with “Get real.” You know the kind.…