Wheels

Published on April 23, 2015 - Page 15
Toyota’s Sienna, the best-selling family van in the country this year, has refreshed styling, stiffened vehicle structure, more safety equipment and...
Published on April 23, 2015 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $28,600 for L FWD; $31,330 for LE FWD; $33,860 for LE AWD; $34,900 for SE FWD; $39,680 for SE Premium FWD. PRICE AS TESTED: $41,164....
Published on April 23, 2015 - Page 15
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Mercedes-Benz Vans will build a new assembly plant for its Sprinter vans in South Carolina, investing a half-billion...
Published on April 23, 2015 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2002 Mazda Protege, and it has been fairly reliable all these years. A little more than a year ago, I was driving home from...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 15
DETROIT (AP) — Sport utility vehicles are unstoppable — and automakers hope to cash in on the boom with some updated models coming to this year’s...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 15
Cadillac’s first compact two door, the 2015 ATS Coupe, is a stylish, rear- and all-wheel drive performer with nimble handling, standard rearview...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $37,995 for base RWD; $40,445 for base AWD; $41,920 for RWD Luxury; $44,935 for RWD Performance. PRICE AS TESTED: $48,255. TYPE: Front...
Published on April 16, 2015 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: We live in the Southwest and have a 1992 Lincoln Town Car, which is much loved by my husband. The only problem is that it likes to...
Published on April 9, 2015 - Page 15
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A small, green, vintage-looking motorcycle is perched on the second floor of a garage in downtown Goshen, towering over Richard...
Published on April 9, 2015 - Page 15
Thank you, Yutaka Katayama. Katayama, who died last week at age 105, was the executive who renamed the sports car Nissan exported to the United...
Published on April 9, 2015 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $29,990 for base with manual; $31,290 for base with automatic; $33,570 for Sport manual; $34,870 for Sport auto; $37,070 for Sport Tech...
Published on April 9, 2015 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: My husband always talks about how taking a long vacation by car puts too much wear and tear on a car. He thinks renting a car (at...
Published on April 2, 2015 - Page 13
MANTENO, Ill. (AP) — Manteno auto body specialist Mike Dumas knows what he’s doing around yesterday’s muscle cars. He lovingly restores them, with...
Published on April 2, 2015 - Page 13
For 2015, Volkswagen’s best-selling vehicle, the Jetta compact sedan, builds on its fine road handling character and adds a nicer interior, freshened...
Published on April 2, 2015 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $17,325 for base 2.0L S manual; $18,425 for base 2.0L S automatic; $18,995 for 1.8T SE manual; $20,095 for 1.8T SE auto; $20,895 for 1.8T...
Published on April 2, 2015 - Page 13
DEAR CAR TALK: Is it possible to drive with a parking brake on? I was driving, and then all of a sudden my brakes failed (I was going about 50 mph...
Published on March 26, 2015 - Page 15
BRADLEY, Ill. (AP) — Agnes Gresen doesn’t hesitate to fire up her 1985 Buick Regal and head out for the ingredients she’ll need for a big batch of...
Published on March 26, 2015 - Page 15
The Subaru Outback, one of the best vehicles at gracefully blending car and sport utility characteristics, is revamped for 2015 with more interior...
Published on March 26, 2015 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $24,895 for 2.5i; $26,995 for 2.5i Premium; $29,995 for 2.5i Limited; $32,995 for 3.6R Limited. PRICE AS TESTED: $36,040. TYPE: Front-...
Published on March 26, 2015 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: On Friday, I heard a horrible grinding coming from the right rear wheel of my 2000 Subaru Impreza, along with a feeling of a flat...