Wheels


Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $49,700 for base model; $54,600 for HSE. PRICE AS TESTED: $59,475. TYPE: Front-engine, four-wheel drive, five-passenger, mid-size,...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 15
Land Rover’s capable and rugged LR4 mid-size sport utility vehicle is more fuel efficient for 2014 and has refreshed exterior front styling and new...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 15
Dear Tom and Ray: We have a 2005 Toyota Sienna with 52,500 miles on it (I don’t get out much, I know). I drive like an old lady, and it’s been a...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 15
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) —Germany’s Daimler AG unveiled a new version of its tiny, two-seat Smart model recently in hopes the car won’t just get...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 13
Dear Tom and Ray: Today my question is about safety. My husband, who has not had an accident in the 20 years I’ve known him, drives in a way that...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 13
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several years ago, a friend told Minneapolis furniture designer Bert Taylor he should look up “teardrop campers” on the Internet...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $14,100 for S sedan manual; $15,195 for S sedan automatic; $15,580 for SE sedan manual. PRICE AS TESTED: $17,690. TYPE: Front-engine,...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 13
There’s a new little secret under the hoods of some 2014 Ford Fiesta small cars. Added as an optional selection for Fiesta buyers during the model...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $29,900 for 1.8 TFSI Premium; $32,450 for 1.8 TFSI Premium Plus; $32,900 for 2.0 TFSI Premium; $35,450 for 2.0 TFSI Premium Plus; $38,350...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 15
After just a few months on the U.S. market, Audi’s new, entry luxury 2015 A3 sedan is on track to make the German brand fashionable with a new group...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 15
Dear Tom and Ray: My wife and I purchased a 2013 Prius in July 2013. We were parked at a mall when we had an unusual problem: I started the car and...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 15
CINCINNATI (AP) — No trophies? No problem! Eric Hansford won’t be disappointed if his 1949 Packard Super 8 Deluxe never wins a car show award. “I...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 15
Mazda, the car company that gave the world the nimble, two-seat Miata roadster, makes a commendable seven-seat crossover sport utility vehicle, too...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $29,985 for Sport FWD; $31,575 for Sport AWD; $32,480 for Touring FWD; $34,070 for Touring AWD; $35,035 for Grand Touring FWD; $36,625...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 15
Dear Tom and Ray: Our grandson, Matthew, is now driving our old ’92 Honda. It’s a stick shift. Recently, it wouldn’t go into gear, so we took it to...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 15
VANCE, Ala. (AP) — The first Mercedes C-Class that bears the claim “made in the USA” ceremoniously rolled off the assembly line at Mercedes-Benz U.S...