Blog
Toyota Settles Acceleration Lawsuits Worth More Than $1.2 Billion  Dec 27th, 2012 

LOS ANGELES | Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving unintended acceleration problems in its ...  
 
 
Toyota settles billion euro class action lawsuit  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota has agreed to pay out more than a billion euros to settle a class action lawsuit launched by car owners affected by a series of mass recalls. The company has agreed to compensate motorists ...  
 
 
Volvo cars explores possibility of setting up plant in India  Dec 27th, 2012 

The company operating on completely built-up model (importing cars) is eyeing a 15 per cent share in the projected 150,000 units luxury car market of India by ...  
 
 
Toyota reaches $1bln deal to settle cases over acceleration problems in vehicles  Dec 27th, 2012 

Japanese automaker Toyota has said that the firm has reached a settlement worth over 1 billion dollars in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems in its vehicles. The ...  
 
 
White Rock man says Toyotas announcement of settlement made at wrong time  Dec 27th, 2012 

12/27/2012 A White Rock man who claims his son was killed due to an unintended acceleration problem in a Toyota vehicle says he's fuming at Toyota's timing. Ron Eves says the ...  
 
 
Patent Illustrations Basically Reveal Final Design of 2014 Chevrolet Corvette  Dec 27th, 2012 
Earlier this month at the launch of the 2013 Buick Encore crossover, we were told by a General Motors employee two things about the upcoming 2014 Chevrolet Corvette: 1) It might offend traditionalist and 2) it would be a radical departure from the sixth-generation Corvette. Early indications show the employee wasn’t kidding. Earlier today, a [...] 
 
 
Hot Or Not? Honda Shows S2000 Modulo Climax Concept At Tokyo Auto Salon  Dec 27th, 2012 
Most of Honda’s show cars for this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon are fairly typical – a gussied-up Kei car here, a tricked-out N-ONE there, and so one. One, however, stands out from the crowd of decked-out microcars, and for good reason: it’s an S2000. Meet the new S2000 Modulo Climax. We’re not exactly sure how [...] 
 
 
How slide in yen can give Toyota an edge over Hyundai  Dec 27th, 2012 

Akio Toyoda visited northern Japan in July last year and announced a $24 million engine plant expansion, some analysts saw it as evidence of a flawed strategy that put patriotism above profitability. ...  
 
 
Toyota to pay up to $1.4B to settle recall suit  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota has agreed to pay $1.1 billion in the settlement of a lawsuit over complaints about unintended accelerations in its cars. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty ...  
 
 
Details of Toyota sudden acceleration settlement  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp. and attorneys representing people who claim their Toyota vehicles are prone to sudden, unexplained acceleration announced a settlement Wednesday worth more than $1 billion. Some of ...  
 
 
Toyota Aims To Settle Sudden Acceleration Claims Once And For All  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota Motor fought vigorously in recent years to defend itself against claims that its vehicles were prone to speeding out of control with no warning. And for the most part, it succeeded: no ...  
 
 
Toyota settles recall case for more than $1 billion  Dec 27th, 2012 

MODEL: 2010 Toyota Corolla | RECALL YEAR: 2009-2011 | THE PROBLEM: A gas pedal defect in the 2010 Corolla and other models (some 9 million cars in total) would cause them to stick in the down ...  
 
 
Toyota reaches US$1.1b deal with US owners over recalls  Dec 27th, 2012 

CHICAGO: Toyota has agreed to pay about $1.1 billion to settle a class action lawsuit launched by US vehicle owners affected by a series of mass recalls, the Japanese automaker said Wednesday.Toyota ...  
 
 
Toyota settlement will top $1 billion  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota has recalled more than 14 million vehicles worldwide due to acceleration problems in several models and brake defects with the Prius hybrid. Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay as much as ...  
 
 
Toyota plans to sell 9.7 million vehicles in 2012  Dec 27th, 2012 

TOKYO -; Toyota says it expects to sell 9.7 million vehicles this year, bouncing back by 22 percent from a disaster-struck 2011. It has set an even higher target of 9.91 million vehicles for ...  
 
 
Toyota to pay big to settle suits  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp. , moving to put years of legal problems behind it, has agreed to pay more than $1 billion to settle dozens of lawsuits relating to sudden acceleration. The proposed deal, filed ...  
 
 
Toyota Reaches $1B+ Settlement In Stuck Accelerator Suit  Dec 27th, 2012 

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) –Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving unintended acceleration problems in its vehicles. The ...  
 
 
Toyota Announces Settlement in Unintended Acceleration Lawsuit  Dec 27th, 2012 

Toyota announced today that it has come to a tentative settlement in an ongoing class-action lawsuit, one which claimed owners were negatively impacted in the value of their cars due to Toyota's ...  
 
 
Mercedes-Benz CLA images leak  Dec 27th, 2012 

The production CLA retains the grille that looks like it’s been designed by Tiffany’s, and the lower front bumper is similarly aggressive. The production headlights are shorter and ...  
 
 
Massive settlement reached in Toyota acceleration cases  Dec 27th, 2012 

Enlarge Photo Associated Press - FILE - In this photo taken June 25, 2011, file photo, Toyota keys sit in a fish bowl at the Toyota of Tampa Bay dealership in Tampa, Fla. A ...  
 
 
BMW sold 1.8 mln vehicles in 2012  Dec 27th, 2012 

Luxury carmaker BMW has sold about 1.8 million vehicles in 2012, the firm's financial officer has said. Friedrich Eichiner, told German newspaper Die Welt that the firm's goal was to increase ...  
 
 
Toyota agrees to settle accelerator suit for $1.1B  Dec 27th, 2012 

DETROIT - Toyota Motor said Wednesday that it would spend $1.1 billion to settle a sweeping class-action lawsuit by owners of millions of vehicles that were recalled for problems with unintended ...  
 
 
Land Rover German brands taking more notice of us  Dec 27th, 2012 

Australia says Germany's three powerhouse luxury brands are taking more notice of the premium British SUV manufacturer today than ever before. Jaguar Land Rover Asia Pacific managing director ...  
 
 
Toyota Owners Wondering How Settlement Affects Them  Dec 27th, 2012 

CHICAGO (CBS) – It all started with hundreds of lawsuits against Toyota, but tonight, it is ending with a billion dollar payout and the Toyota-owners are asking how much of that billion ...  
 
 
Toyota agrees to $1.1 billion settlement over acceleration problems  Dec 27th, 2012 

DETROIT -- Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday, Dec. 26, that it would spend $1.1 billion to settle a sweeping class-action lawsuit by owners of millions of vehicles that were recalled for problems ...  
 
 
Land Rover Tata boss contributes to JLR designs  Dec 27th, 2012 

parent company Tata Group has personally influenced the design of a number of the premium British marques' vehicles, including the all-new Range Rover. Australian-born engineer and director of ...  
 
 
Mazda CX-3 preview of new baby SUV  Dec 27th, 2012 

Mazda CX-3 in a world exclusiv e in February 2012, with a Mazda insider telling us that Mazda had ';to develop this vehicle, whether we call it CX-2, CX-3 or ...  
 
 
Mercedes-Benz Reveals Production-Ready CLA-Class Sedan  Dec 26th, 2012 
Mercedes-Benz resuscitated the “four-door coupe” designation in 2005 with the introduction of the CLS-Class. Now, it wants to downsize it with an entry-level sedan, er, coupe that’s bound for the U.S.Called the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class, the small four-door is based on the new front-wheel-drive A-Class hatchback that is sold overseas. Here is our first look at [...] 
 
 
Honda Reveals Lineup for 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon  Dec 26th, 2012 
 
 
 
Ford Experiments With In-Car Sensors To Predict Driver Behavior, Cut Stress  Dec 26th, 2012 
 
 
 
Rare 1961 Ford Gyron Model Fetches $40,000 at Auction  Dec 26th, 2012 
 
 
 
2013 Toyota Crown Royal and Crown Athlete Launch in Japan  Dec 26th, 2012 
 
 
 
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-class Photos Posted Early  Dec 26th, 2012 
Mercedes-Benz has high hopes for its upcoming compact CLA sedan. Based on the brand’s new front-wheel-drive platform, it is a close relative of the third-generation A-class. The CLA’s looks aren’t a huge surprise, as it was previewed by the Concept Style Coupé, our spy photographers snapped a few shots of an undisguised CLA earlier in [...] 
 
 
Boxing Day Surprise: 2014 C7 Corvette Drawings Slip Out  Dec 26th, 2012 
Sitting there sullen and alone with nothing but a rock-hard fruitcake and a mug of day-old eggnog to keep you company? Maybe these leaked images of the soon-to-be-revealed 2014 C7 Corvette will restore your holiday cheer. Although now removed, the images were originally posted on Corvette Forum by user Blue Ox, then deleted shortly thereafter. Alas, [...] 
 
 
Volvo’s “Little Red” Commercial: Good Example of the Tail Wagging the Wolf [The Ad Section]  Dec 26th, 2012 
Award-winning ad man-cum-auto journalist Don Klein knows a good (or bad) car commercial when he sees one; the Ad Section is his space to tell you what he thinks of the latest spots. The ad’s rating is depicted via the shift pattern at the bottom, but everyone has an opinion when it comes to advertising, [...] 
 
 
We Hear: Maserati Building A 911-Fighter Off Alfa Romeo 4C Platform  Dec 26th, 2012 
Rumors continue to swirl about a Porsche 911-fighter from Maserati, with the latest news suggesting such a vehicle has been approved for production. The new car is expected to be named GranSport and offer buyers a choice of the same new engines available in the new2014  Quattroporte sedan: a twin-turbo 404-hp 3.0-liter V-6 or a [...] 
 
 
We Hear: Leaked Renderings of 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Show All  Dec 26th, 2012 
The final countdown until the official reveal of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is upon us. Despite there being just mere weeks until we see the car, more information continues to leak out – like these patent renderings of the C7 Corvette that give is a good look at the final car. We’ve already spied the [...] 
 
 
Lexus Execs: New Halo Car Will Replace LFA, Brand to Implement 4-Point Plan to Lure Younger Buyers  Dec 26th, 2012 
The last Lexus LFA rolled off the production line last week, leaving the brand without an exciting supercar atop its lineup. Lexus, however, is already pondering its next halo car as well as future plans to bring more emotion to the brand. Automotive News recently interviewed Lexus Executive Vice President Kazuo Ohara who said “if [...] 
 
 
Paint an Acura NSX Concept Obnoxious Colors in New Facebook App  Dec 26th, 2012 
We’ve told you all about the Acura NSX concept, how the revival of one of Honda’s most famous creations might lead to a “baby NSX,” and even explained how significant the upcoming car is to the U.S. Now Acura is putting you in control, giving us all a great way to waste a few minutes [...] 
 
 
We Hear: 2013 Bentley Continental GTC Speed Leaks Ahead of Detroit  Dec 26th, 2012 
With the debut of the Bentley Continental GT Speed earlier this year, we knew that it was only a matter of time until the GTC Speed broke cover. Now, we have our first look at the convertible prior to its Detroit debut. Despite the deep shade of Barney purple, the 2013 GTC Speed still looks [...] 
 
 
Toyota Poised to Regain Crown as Worlds Biggest Carmaker  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Co., poised to regain its title as the world's biggest carmaker this year, said its vehicle sales may rise 2% next year to a record amount, led by demand from overseas markets. ...  
 
 
AAA Warns New Years Day Is Worst for Drunk-Driving Deaths  Dec 26th, 2012 

Planning to head out for New Year's Eve? Make sure you get home safe. New Year's Day is the worst day for alcohol-related traffic fatalities, AAA warned today. The group threw its support ...  
 
 
Toyota agrees to $1 billion settlement  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 25, 2012. The company offered to settle its acceleration case for more than $1 ...  
 
 
Toyota To Pay $1.1 Billion  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motors agreed to pay $1.1 billion to install new safety features and reimburse owners who claim they suffered economic loss because of unintended acceleration in its ...  
 
 
Toyota settles class-action suit WSJ  Dec 26th, 2012 

+1.32% has agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit related to a malfunction that caused unintended acceleration in as many as 16 million of its vehicles, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. ...  
 
 
Cop blind eye to cars with window film  Dec 26th, 2012 

According to an estimate by the traffic police, about 350,000 cars ply in the city proper and a quarter of them have dark films pasted on the ...  
 
 
Toyota reaches $1.4B settlement over recalls  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota has recalled more than 14 million vehicles worldwide due to acceleration problems in several models and brake defects with the Prius hybrid. Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay as much as ...  
 
 
Toyota Settlement The Largest In U.S. History Involving Automobile Defects  Dec 26th, 2012 

LOS ANGELES - Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems in its vehicles. The ...  
 
 
Attorney Toyota agrees to settle recall case for $1B  Dec 26th, 2012 

LOS ANGELES Toyota said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems in its vehicles.The company said in a ...  
 
 
Toyota agrees to settle U.S. litigation for over $1-billion  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay more than $1-billion (U.S.) to settle U.S. litigation over claims that its vehicles suddenly and unintentionally accelerated, according to court filings made ...  
 
 
Analysis Japans yen offensive may give Toyota an edge over Hyundai  Dec 26th, 2012 

1 of 2. Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 25, 2012. Analysts say a continued slide in the Japanese currency could tip the competitive balance ...  
 
 
Toyota to pay customers up to $1.4 billion total to settle unintended-acceleration claims  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota said today it has agreed to settle a class action related to its 2010 recalls for unintended acceleration that is valued at between $1.1 billion and $1.4 billion.The automaker said it plans to ...  
 
 
Toyota in $1.1 billion settlement  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motors agreed to pay $1.1 billion to install new safety features and reimburse owners who claim they suffered economic loss because of unintended acceleration in its ...  
 
 
Class-action lawsuit disputes Ford on C-Max Fusion hybrid mileage claims  Dec 26th, 2012 

A California-based law firm has filed a class-action lawsuit against Ford Motor Co., alleging the company has led a "false and misleading" marketing campaign for its 2013 C-Max and Fusion ...  
 
 
Looking back at Free Press Car and Truck of the Year winners  Dec 26th, 2012 

What we expect from our cars and trucks has changed unimaginably in the 10 years ...  
 
 
Deal in US Toyota recall case lawyer  Dec 26th, 2012 

A plaintiffs' lawyer says Toyota Motor Corp has reached a settlement in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over accelerations problems.Steve Berman said on Wednesday the settlement, which ...  
 
 
Low and slow in the U-T TV Lounge at the San Diego International Auto Show  Dec 26th, 2012 

There will be five gleaming lowriders in the U-T TV Lounge at the San Diego International Auto show, running through tomorrow in the downtown convention center. Xavier the X-Man, radio DJ from 92.5 ...  
 
 
Toyotas 2013 Output Expected to Reach 9.94 Million Vehicles  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday that global automobile production by the company and two units-- Hino Motors Ltd. and Daihatsu Motor Co. --is expected to reach a record high of 9.94 million ...  
 
 
General Motors Is Better Off at No. 2  Dec 26th, 2012 

A General Motors dealer displays a banner promoting a staying in business sale. In Detroit, it felt like a mournful moment when Toyota first outsold General Motors in 2008, after GM had spent 77 ...  
 
 
Toyota to pay $1.1 billion to consumers for acceleration problem  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to about 16 million consumers to settle a class-action lawsuit dating back to 2009. The lawsuit, one of the largest ever filed against the automotive industry, ...  
 
 
Toyota Agrees To Settle Class Action Lawsuit For $1.4 Bln.  Dec 26th, 2012 

Quote ) on Wednesday agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to settle a U.S. class action lawsuit by owners whose vehicles were prone to abrupt and unexplained acceleration. The settlement, which is the ...  
 
 
General Motors to Honor Saab Warranties at 179 North American Facilities  Dec 26th, 2012 
If you’re one of the New England college professors who purchased a Saab and are a little miffed that the brand went belly-up just as you put down your hard-earned dollars, both the defunct Swedish automaker and General Motors have quite the holiday news for you: GM will be honoring warranty claims for Saab vehicles [...] 
 
 
2013 SRT Viper GTS Is More Refined Beast, Still Bonkers  Dec 26th, 2012 
For the 47th episode of Motor Trend‘s “Ignition” YouTube series–and last episode of 2012–we’re treated to perhaps the most anticipated car of 2012: the 2013 SRT Viper. After a two-year hiatus, the Viper returns under the SRT brand for the first time instead of Dodge. It also returns lighter and more powerful–now packing 640 horsepower in [...] 
 
 
2013 Ford Flex SEL Road Test  Dec 26th, 2012 
The 2013 Ford Flex is the best station wagon you'll never know. 
 
 
2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible Photos Leaked!  Dec 26th, 2012 
This, ladies and gentlemen, is the 2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed convertible. No, there is no further information on it at present, and yes, we do expect it to be available in colors other than Purple People Eater. READ MORE ›› 
 
 
CarMax Reports Higher Sales  Dec 26th, 2012 

carmax_logo-1CarMax, Inc. reported significant improvement for used-vehicle sales in the quarter ended Nov. 30.

Total sales of used units climbed 16 percent and comparable store sales were up 12 percent. The comparable store used unit growth was driven by improved conversion, which CarMax executives say resulted in part from more compelling credit offers from third-party finance providers and its own CarMax Auto Finance, increased inventory selection, improved customer sentiment and continued strong in-store execution.

 
 
 
IIHS Announces Safety Picks  Dec 26th, 2012 

acuratlThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is awarding the new Top Safety Pick+ accolade to 13 cars. All earn good or acceptable ratings in the new IIHS small overlap test as well as top marks in other IIHS evaluations.

 
 
 
Firm Recalls Vans with Wheelchair Lifts  Dec 26th, 2012 

wheelchair_liftCreative Bus Sales Inc. is recalling certain model year 2006-2011 Chevrolet and GMC C5500, and Ford E450, and Econoline 350 vehicles equipped with Braun wheelchair lifts.

 
 
 
Westlake Unveils New Website  Dec 26th, 2012 

westlake_logoWestlake Financial Services announced a major update to its DealerCenter (www.dealercenter.net) website.

DealerCenter is operated by Nowcom Corp., Westlake's sister company under the Hankey Investment Group umbrella.

 
 
 
Talking with Honda’s CEO About F1, Sports Cars, Stability Assist vs. Stability Control  Dec 26th, 2012 
While visiting Honda R&D headquarters in Japan’s Tochigi prefecture to test-drive the new Acura RLX’s drivetrain systems, we sat down with Honda CEO Takanobu Ito. Covering everything from Honda’s return to Formula 1 to the new infotainment systems, Ito-san took advantage of our short time together by sharing many of his intentions for Honda in [...] 
 
 
From Asimo to the NSX-R: The Honda Collection Top 10  Dec 26th, 2012 
The drive alone may be worth visiting Honda’s Collection Hall at Twin Ring Motegi in Japan’s stunning Tochigi Prefecture. After following along the gently twisting river that dictates the roads course through the mesmerizing foliage covering the pavement; friendly cartoon mascots point in the direction of the track. At the top of the hill is [...] 
 
 
Car sales are poised to set a sales record this year  Dec 26th, 2012 

This could turn out to be a record year for car sales in Canada. The Canadian Automobile Dealers Association says new car purchases are up 9.9 percent from a year ago, as reported by the Toronto ...  
 
 
California lawmakers drove less saved money without state-paid cars  Dec 26th, 2012 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Requiring legislators to drive their personal cars for legislative business saved taxpayers nearly $240,000 in the past year, according to records reviewed by The Sacramento Bee. ...  
 
 
VW races with GM for 13 sales crown in China as Toyota struggles  Dec 26th, 2012 

Volkswagen AG will vie with General Motors Co. for the sales crown among foreign automakers in China next year, gaining share as Japanese carmakers, led by Toyota Motor Corp., struggle to recover ...  
 
 
Mercedes-Benz Joins Clean Diesel Campaign  Dec 26th, 2012 

Mercedes-Benz is one of six German automakers that have joined a campaign that outlines the advantages of diesel powertrains in passenger cars over gasoline engines in terms of cleanliness, ...  
 
 
How driverless cars will navigate into the mainstream  Dec 26th, 2012 

previous post , have been under development at least since the 1960s. Initially the focus was on external direction of the vehicle, for example, from a cable buried in the highway. With developments ...  
 
 
Toyota ups 2012 sales forecast  Dec 26th, 2012 

JAPAN'S Toyota group has forecast a 22 per cent jump in worldwide sales this year to 9.7 million units, driven by surging demand which may help it regain the top spot in the global auto ...  
 
 
Toyota forecasts record 13 sales on overseas auto demand  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor Corp., poised to regain its title as the world's biggest carmaker this year, said its vehicle sales may rise 2 percent next year to a record, led by demand from overseas ...  
 
 
Toyota improves globally despite setbacks in China  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota is poised to reclaim the title of worlds biggest automaker this year even as it struggles to hold its position in China, the worlds biggest auto market. Volkswagen AG and General Motors Co. ...  
 
 
Toyota sales up 22 percent  Dec 26th, 2012 

Tokyo – Toyota said Wednesday that it expects to sell 9.7 million vehicles globally this year, up 22 percent from 2011 as Japan's biggest automaker accelerates a recovery after last ...  
 
 
Toyota Looks To Continue Comeback In 2013  Dec 26th, 2012 

economy and significant backlash against its cars in China next year, maintaining its production outlook to take advantage of a weaker yen.The Japanese automaker expects sales to increase about 2 ...  
 
 
Toyota set to reclaim top car maker spot from GM  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor is set to overtake General Motors and reclaim "the world's biggest car maker" title for 2012, after a bumper year of sales at home and ...  
 
 
Chrysler museum in Norfolk closing for $24 million renovation  Dec 26th, 2012 

The museum is hosting a free party for the public Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. to celebrate the project and thank the community for its ...  
 
 
Scripps offer health tune-ups at auto show  Dec 26th, 2012 

We can all take a health lesson from auto enthusiasts who give their cars meticulous attention and make routine maintenance a high priority. Scripps Health will be at the San Diego International Auto ...  
 
 
Toyota Headed For No. 1  Dec 26th, 2012 

Toyota Motor is set to overtake General Motors and reclaim "the world's biggest car maker" title for 2012, after a bumper year of sales at home and ...  
 
 
2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 convertible review notes: The and#8220;tamerand#8221; supercharged convertible pony car  Dec 26th, 2012 
EXECUTIVE EDITOR BOB GRITZINGER: Talk about your major hoots. I'm not sure anybodyand#8212;anybodyand#8212;needs this much power at hand for their day-to-day drives. It could only lead to trouble. 
 
 
The Rising Number of Bicycle Riders in New York City Has Resulted in a Concomitant Increase the Number of Serious Injuries and Fatalities from Bicycle-Motor Vehicle Collisions  Dec 26th, 2012 
Suit was filed in Supreme Court, New York County, for wrongful death and conscious pain and suffering this week in a case involving the death of a woman who was struck by a tractor trailer while riding her bicycle in Brooklyn, New York. 
 
 
Russia’s Desire for Cars Grows Creating Boom  Dec 26th, 2012 

sedans creep off the assembly line here. They are as new as cars can get. And so is the assembly line, where the first test cars emerged this month.Even as G.M. is scaling back elsewhere in Europe, ...  
 
 
Toyota eyes 9.9 mln global auto sales in 2013  Dec 26th, 2012 

Tokyo, Dec. 26 (Xinhua-ANI): Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday that it expects to achieve 9.9 million global auto sales in 2013, up 2 percent from the figure expected this year. The company also ...  
 
 
Toyota sold 9.7 million vehicles this year  Dec 26th, 2012 

Previous company figures showed Toyota, whose brands include Lexus, Daihatsu and Hino, topped the global carmakers' table in the first half of 2012, accelerating past US-based GM and the German ...  
 
 
Azerbaijan imported 92828 cars for over $1 bn  Dec 26th, 2012 

The State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan has estimated volumes of car import in 2012. The SCC reports that 92,828 cars for $1.04 bn were imported in the country for ...  
 
 
From Russia with Love for New Cars  Dec 26th, 2012 

Sleek and glistening, the General Motors sedans creep off the assembly line here. They are as new as cars can get. And so is the assembly line, where the first test cars emerged this month. Even ...  
 
 
Toyota sees 2013 output at 8.7 million vehicles  Dec 26th, 2012 

7203.T ) expects its global production under the Toyota and Lexus brands to hit 8.7 million vehicles in 2013, nearly the same as the 8.74 million vehicles it expects to have produced in 2012, the ...  
 
 
Lionel Richie gifts himself seven Mercedes cars  Dec 26th, 2012 

Singer Lionel Richie has gifted himself seven Mercedes cars for Christmas. And the shocked salesman didn't recognise the famous singer. "I decided to buy myself a Mercedes - or two! In ...  
 
 
Government base overtaken in Sudan  Dec 26th, 2012 

A battle in Central Darfur between Sudanese government and revolutionary troops has resulted in the capture of a government military base in Golo, Sudan. The Sudan Revolutionary Forces claimed ...  
 
 
Bomb deactivated outside Spanish brothel  Dec 26th, 2012 

A bomb found in a car outside a La Jonquera, Spain, brothel was deactivated before it could explode, officials said. Four men, armed with machine guns and wearing disguises, pulled up to the ...  
 
 
12 ways Toyota had fun in 2012  Dec 26th, 2012 

Was 2012 a year like no other for Toyota in the Philippines? Toyota Motor Philippines replied a resounding "yes," and gave Inquirer Motoring 12 ...  
 
 
Dogs behind the wheel hilarious photos show dogs at ease in owners cars  Dec 26th, 2012 

They seem perfectly at ease behind the wheel, but are sure to turn the eyes of fellow drivers. These hilarious pictures show dogs appearing to drive around streets in their owner's cars - ...  
 
 
Program to help homeless living in cars off to slow steady start  Dec 26th, 2012 

In the year since Seattle launched the Safe Parking pilot project for homeless people living in their cars, just two churches have opened their parking lots, providing a total of seven spaces. But ...  
 
 
Mitsubishi Chemical eyes Qualicaps  Dec 25th, 2012 

Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp. is considering acquiring the world's second-largest pharmaceutical capsule maker from a U.S. investment fund to bolster its drug business, sources said ...  
 
 
First Prev 36181 Results, Page 351 of 362, Page Size Next Last