Topic: Hyundai Sonata
Electric cars like the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt and hybrids like Toyota's Prius C and Camry are selling better than ever. Automakers sold a record 52,000 hybrids, electric cars in March.
Owners complain that some hybrid-car batteries conk out early. What is the lifespan of a hybrid battery?
2012 Camry: Toyota plans to introduce the Camry at events in California, Michigan and Kentucky on Tuesday. It will arrive at dealerships next month.
08/23/2011 10:50 am
Fuel-efficient cars – like Chevy's Cruze, Hyundai's Elantra, and Ford's Focus – led an estimated 19 percent car sales increase in April. GM says rising gas prices started pushing drivers into fuel-efficient cars in March.
05/03/2011 11:33 pm
Gas prices have risen above $3.50 a gallon in most of the US. With gas prices rising, Americans are cutting back on trips to the pump.
04/11/2011 02:29 pm
Car of the year is awarded to the Chevy Volt, GM's cutting-edge hybrid.
01/10/2011 02:11 pm
A total of 66 cars were designated the 2011 safest cars, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced Wednesday. They include 40 cars, 25 SUVs, and one minivan, which “do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover, and rear crashes,” the institute says. Here are the 2011 safest cars, listed alphabetically by automaker. Did your dream car make the cut?
12/23/2010 10:24 am
Retirement funds are all with one company. Should I diversify? One of 10 reader questions answered in this reader mailbag.
12/08/2010 01:59 pm
Hyundai Sonata recall involves 139,500 sedans from 2011 model year.
09/27/2010 02:13 pm
Auto sales in the US fell sharply in August, compared with numbers that were juiced a year ago by the federal "cash for clunkers" incentive program. But when you compare sales so far this year with the first eight months of 2009, industry sales have at least moved in a positive direction. Here are the top-gaining models for each of the seven biggest car sellers.
09/01/2010 10:29 pm