FRANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen's CEO says he apologized in person to President Barack Obama for the carmaker's emissions scandal, in which it rigged its cars to cheat diesel engine pollution tests.
To say Kia's compact Sportage is all new for 2017 is underselling what is a dramatic makeover. While it wasn't bland in its previous incarnation, neither did it stand out in the sea of similar-looking SUVs. Well, no more.
I grew up in Pittsburgh. I was saving money for a few years to buy a new car. In 1955, I bought a brand-new 1955 two-tone green Plymouth. The rage back then was custom cars, so in three months I tore the car down. My mom was upset with me. She said, "Why are you destroying …
WOLFSBURG, Germany — It's been a bad week for German automakers.
TOKYO — In most of the world, few consumers even know microcars exist. But in Japan, the tiny vehicles, whose fuel consumption is as small as their price tags, are a crucial battleground for automakers.