As Troubles At Home Hit Subaru’s Bottom Line, Americans Do Their Duty and Hand the Brand Another Record

Subaru reported an operating loss in its most recent fiscal quarter, with recalls and regulatory scandals in its home market dragging the company into the red. The company said it lost $ 22 million in the quarter ending September 30th, a departure from last year’s $ 816.3 million operating profit. Meanwhile, global volume fell 6 […]

How Hyundai lost momentum, and will 'take a few years' to recover

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Design/Style,Earnings/Financials,Hyundai It lost market share in China, U.S. with wrong products, wrong prices Continue reading How Hyundai lost momentum, and will ‘take a few years’ to recover How Hyundai lost momentum, and will ‘take a few years’ to recover originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 05 Nov 2018 […]

Junkyard Find: 1999 Acura SLX

Even though we’ve just had two Japanese Junkyard Finds in a row, I’ve been searching for a discarded Acura SLX for so long that I had to share this ’99 in Denver immediately. As the 1990s progressed, it became clear to vehicle manufacturers who did business in North America that they had to sell luxury […]

What is dealer invoice?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Car Buying,Car Dealers Here’s your guide to understanding this nebulous term. Continue reading What is dealer invoice? What is dealer invoice? originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 04 Nov 2018 09:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments

Toyota Introducing Blacked Versions of Camry and Highlander

Toyota will be unveiling blackened versions of the Camry and Highlander at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, indicating that we’re one step closer to the trend ending. Factories started adopting the “murdered-out” look a few years ago after the movement gained steam in the aftermarket. Now it’s cropping up on the most mainstream of models. […]

You Can Now Legally Invest Into Faraday Future…

Faraday Future’s path to glory has been complicated to say the least. A series of ludicrously ambitious moves have been plighted with failure, followed by renewed hopes that were ultimately dashed. Incredibly, the aspiring automaker still exists and intends to begin production of its first electric vehicle once its money troubles are over. Unfortunately, the […]

Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Motorsports,Racing Voice of ‘start your engines,’ from family that saved the Speedway. Continue reading Mari Hulman George, Indy’s quiet pioneer, dies at 83 Mari Hulman George, Indy’s quiet pioneer, dies at 83 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 04 Nov 2018 14:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for […]

Rare Rides: Soar Like an Eagle With the 1988 Renault Medallion

The Rare Rides series has featured a few Renaults from the Eighties and Nineties previously, and even one sporty coupe which shared a showroom with today’s Rare Rides subject. It’s the family-friendly Renault Medallion, in comfortable grey wagon guise. Let’s take a look. The Medallion started its life out in France as the Renault 21. […]

Motorcycles sculpted from spoons

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Continue reading Motorcycles sculpted from spoons Motorcycles sculpted from spoons originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 03 Nov 2018 19:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments

Side-stepping Tariffs: Tesla Sets Chinese Target of 3,000 Model 3s Per Week

Due to China’s increased tariffs on U.S.-manufactured vehicles, Tesla’s sales have taken a moderate beating there. Like any automaker hoping to move metal within the region, it wants a solution and seems to have come up with one. While there appears to be little hope of the brand’s larger vehicles circumventing the nation’s 40 percent […]