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Enjoying Your Shiny New SUV? (My Junk Heap Will Bury It)

Peter Mandel | Posted 09.08.2014 | Fifty
Peter Mandel

Everyone nowadays seems to enjoy new-car interior air. But give me a whiff, any time, that brings back memories of adventures and interesting trips over a bunch of years. Here's a look at a few automobiles that I'd pick in a second over a Lexus, that I would drive again with pride -- if only they were still here.

PROFIT TUMBLES 85 PERCENT

Associated Press | Posted 07.25.2014 | Business

(Adds Breakingviews link, updates share price) By Ben Klayman DETROIT, July 24 (Reuters) - General Motors Co reported ...

Meet Ford's New CEO

Reuters | Ben Klayman | Posted 07.01.2014 | Business

DEARBORN, Mich., May 1 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Thursday that its chief operating officer, Mark Fields, will succeed Alan Mulally as chief ...

Not Without My American Car

Hani Almadhoun | Posted 11.28.2012 | Detroit
Hani Almadhoun

We cannot always look for what's best for ourselves, like better car mileage, and ignore the ghost towns around the county. When I finally passed my driving test, it was important to me to have an American-made car.

America's Most Frequently Stolen Cars

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.24.2012 | Business

Better be extra careful if you own a 1994 Honda Accord. That car model was the most frequently stolen in the U.S. last year, according to the Natio...

American Car Reputation Moves Ahead Of Asian Autos

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CINCINNATI — Buy American? That's suddenly a good idea again to more car buyers. Toyota's safety problems and a buffed-up lineup of offerings fr...

American Car Quality Tops Foreign Car Quality, Finds J.D. Power And Associates

AP | STEPHEN MANNING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — U.S. automakers have surpassed foreign brands for the first time in a survey that measures the quality of new cars and trucks. J.D...

The U.S. Government Controls GM; Do They Have the Guts to Go After Toyota?

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Adam Hanft

Toyota's massive recall is an unprecedented opportunity for GM to paint a stark contrast between its commitment to making great cars and Toyota's sloppiness in pursuit of global dominance.