Published on July 20, 2017 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I’ve changed my own oil for many years now (less and less as I get older and when the outside temperature is cold). It’s one of the...
Published on July 20, 2017 - Page 15
ELKHART, Ind. — Many old cars change owners over the years. For one car at the Elkhart Area Career Center, it hasn’t left the auto shop’s possession...
Published on July 20, 2017 - Page 15
The top-selling Honda, the CR-V SUV, is a bit bigger for 2017 and offers its first turbocharged engine for stronger performance. The 2017 CR-V...
Published on July 20, 2017 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $24,045 for 2WD LX; $25,345 for AWD LX; $26,795 for 2WD EX; $28,095 for AWD EX; $29,295 for 2WD EX-L; $30,595 for AWD EX-L; $32,495 for...
Published on July 13, 2017 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $22,200 for Blue; $23,950 for SEL; $27,500 for Limited. AS TESTED: $31,335. TYPE: Front-engine, front-wheel-drive, five-passenger,...
Published on July 13, 2017 - Page 13
DETROIT — A certified pre-owned vehicle costs more than a regular used car, but it can give buyers some peace of mind in an often murky market....
Published on July 13, 2017 - Page 13
DEAR CAR TALK: When I was a young lad learning to drive in Pennsylvania in the winter, I was always told that the best way to warm up a car on a...
Published on July 13, 2017 - Page 13
The 2017 Ioniq Hybrid is Hyundai’s fuel-efficient challenger to the Toyota Prius, America’s best-selling gasoline-electric hybrid. With a base...
Published on July 6, 2017 - Page 13
DEAR CAR TALK: I own a beautiful 1985 Mercedes 280SL. At my last hose changeover, I was informed that there were only 43 of the “molded” radiator...
Published on July 6, 2017 - Page 13
RACINE, Wis. — Mechanical engineering students from University of Wisconsin-Madison are taking their book work off the page and onto the track for an...
Published on July 6, 2017 - Page 13
Honda has brought its first five-door Civic hatchback to the U.S. from England, and it comes with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the passenger...
Published on July 6, 2017 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $19,700 for LX manual; $20,500 for LX CVT; $21,300 for Sport manual. AS TESTED: $22,175. TYPE: Front-engine, front-wheel-drive, five-...
Published on June 29, 2017 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I like using cruise control, for a couple of reasons: It makes for more relaxed highway driving, and it improves fuel economy....
Published on June 29, 2017 - Page 15
Toyota’s Sienna van adds a more powerful and more fuel-efficient engine for 2017 and now ranks at the top in gas mileage ratings with competing...
Published on June 29, 2017 - Page 15
LIBERTY, Miss. — After Larry Forman finished restoring his World War II-era Jeep, you might think he’d go mudding, or at least ride the scenic...
Published on June 29, 2017 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $29,750 for L; $32,540 for LE FWD; $35,080 for LE AWD; $36,110 for SE; $36,310 for XLE FWD; $38,520 for XLE AWD; $39,505 for XLE Premium...
Published on June 22, 2017 - Page 15
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — In a 30 by 30 square foot workshop built in a large warehouse, the Mater Dei super mileage team wields blowtorches, repairs wheels...
Published on June 22, 2017 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2003 BMW 325 with 158,000 miles that suffers from SOBS (sudden-onset billows of smoke). It happens only maybe once a month...
Published on June 22, 2017 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $25,600 for L; $26,900 for LX FWD; $28,700 for LX AWD; $29,200 for LX V-6 FWD; $31,000 for LX V-6 AWD; $31,700 for EX FWD; $33,300 for EX...
Published on June 22, 2017 - Page 15
The Kia Sorento adds connectivity and safety features for 2017 while remaining one of the most affordable SUVs of its size. With a length of 15.6...