Honda Accord

The Best Family Sedan for Every Kind of Dad

The only thing better than have a great car is having a great car suited to your lifestyle.<p>By<p>Jan 17 2018, 5:25 PM<p>Sedans were once the bland, …

Shopping

Ford is cutting back on sedans to build more SUVs — and it could mean a boom for its business

• <b>Ford announced that it's reducing its commitment to passenger cars.</b>• <b><br>For over a year, the auto industry has been grappling with a market shift toward pickup trucks and SUVs.</b>• <b><br>Ford hasn't followed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in deciding that passenger cars are all-but dead in the US market.</b><p>Fiat Chrysler …

Business

Florida driver died because of faulty air bag, report says

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a woman died because a faulty air bag ruptured and fired shrapnel into her head during a crash she should have survived.<p>The report Wednesday says Nichol Barker of Holiday, Florida, was struck by metal pieces that burst through the Takata …

Business

Are You Paying Extra on Car Insurance for Driving a Red Car?

Do you think you know a lot about car insurance? Do you struggle with knowing what is true or false when talking about car insurance with family and …

Insurance

Cars get bigger to compete with SUVs, meet demand for roomier interiors

CLOSE<p>The 2018 Lincoln Navigator, Volvo SC60 and Honda Accord are the North American Car, Truck, Utility Vehicle of the year.<p>They're called …

Trucks

Best Cars of the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Trucks, a hot hatch, holographic taillights, and more<p>It’s a good time to be in the market for a new truck—not long after the refreshed 2018 Ford F-150 became the 2018 <i>Motor Trend</i> Truck of the Year, the 2018 Detroit auto show hosted the debuts of the new 2019 Ram 1500 and 2019 Chevrolet Silverado …

Trucks

SUVs and Crossovers From the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

The hottest segment has some of the biggest takeaways from the Detroit Auto Show<p>SUVs and crossovers aren’t just surging in popularity — the vehicles are becoming flagship models and often garner more excitement than sedans. Some SUV concepts even preview the future design direction for automakers, …

Trucks

Qualcomm in 2018: 5 things to expect and what they actually mean for you

<b>Qualcomm took to the stage at CES 2018 to make a range of announcements from connected cars and AI speakers to smart home products, mobile phones,</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Three injured in three-vehicle accident in Pierrefonds

Three people received minor injuries in a three-car collision in Pierrefonds, Jan. 11.<p>Montreal Police Constable Daniel Maheu from Station 3 said …

Dow futures soaring 200 points in a continuation of Wall Street's best yearly start since 2003

Congressional aides reportedly said they are expecting a short-term deal funding the government for a few weeks. GOP and Democratic leaders want a …

Dick Durbin

Acura is getting back into the performance game

It's getting an exclusive engine and adding sporty trims<p>Acura has had a tough time over the last few years determining its identity, but it seems that the brand is now settling on providing performance. At the Detroit Auto Show, Acura announced an expansion of the A-Spec trim, the revival of the …

Autos

Honda, Volvo and Lincoln Take North American Best Vehicles of the Year

The North American Car, Truck and SUV of the Year annual awards handed out annually at the Noirth American International Auto Show in Detroit each year recognized Detroit, Europe, Japan and China all at once.<p>The annual awards, voted on by a jury of North American automotive journalists representing …

Trucks

Honda Accord named North American Car of Year

Money

Detroit's big debuts

Auto makers are rolling out new and refreshed models in Detroit during press preview days<p><i>Shopping for a new car? Check out the new Globe Drive Build and Price Tool to see the latest discounts, rebates and rates on new cars, trucks and SUVs. Click here to get your price.</i>

Autos (Canada)

Honda, Volvo, Lincoln are North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year winners

The winners were announced at the Detroit Auto Show.<p>The Detroit Auto Show has officially kicked off, as it always does, with the announcement of the North American Car, Utility Vehicle and Truck of the Year winners. For 2018, those are the Honda Accord, Volvo XC60 and Lincoln Navigator, …

Personal Finance

And the North American Car of the Year is ...

The Honda Accord was named the North American Car of Year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Monday.<p>The Accord shared the …

Transportation

Report: Off-duty cop 'over the legal limit of alcohol' in crash that left man with brain injury

An off-duty Hub officer involved in a near-fatal New Year’s Day crash was “over the legal limit of alcohol” while behind the wheel during a collision …

Policing

Company Gives Employees $5,000 Annual Vacation Stipend

<i>CHICAGO (CBS)</i> — One company pays its employees thousands to go on vacation.<p>Business Insider reports that Basecamp gives its employees a $5,000 annual …

Aziz Ansari

3 men charged in killing near Hope, B.C.

Three men accused of killing an Alberta man near Hope, B.C., have been charged with first-degree murder.<p>On April 20, 2017, police found the body of …

Crime

Honda introduces new 2019 Acura RDX at Detroit auto show

• A full remake of the entry-level premium SUV adopts Acura’s design language.<br>• The Acura platform is re-engineered for a lighter, stiffened body.<br>• A new 10-speed transmission is paired with a 2.0-litre, 16-valve DOHC VTEC turbo engine. The rear differential boosts torque 40 per cent over the outgoing …

Autos (Canada)

Comedian Aziz Ansari Responds To Sex Misconduct Allegations

<i>LOS ANGELES (AP)</i> — Comedian Aziz Ansari has responded to allegations of sexual misconduct by a woman he dated last year.<p>Ansari said in a statement …

Aziz Ansari

Auto show and downtown Detroit share identical tech-happy future

CLOSE<p>The 2018 Lincoln Navigator, Volvo SC60 and Honda Accord are the North American Car, Truck, Utility Vehicle of the year.<p>Downtown Detroit and its …

Detroit

Son Kills Mom After Video Game Argument, Police Say

<i>CERES, Calif. (AP)</i> — Police have arrested a Northern California man they say fatally shot his mother after an argument that erupted as he was playing …

Honda Accord wins Car of the Year

The Honda Accord won Car of the Year on Monday at the Detroit Auto Show.<p>The Accord beat the Toyota Camry and the Kia Stinger.<p>Honda rolled out a completely new car for the 2018 model year. It's powered by a choice of two different four-cylinder turbocharged engines. Hybrid and high-performance …

Trucks

made Honda Accord effort at Detroit auto show (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- It's that time of the year when the auto world descends upon Detroit for the North American International Auto Show.<p>This year, …

Cleveland

All-new 2019 Veloster introduces Hyundai’s performance arm to the U.S.

It’s a busy start of the year for Hyundai. The South Korean company introduced a hydrogen-powered crossover named Nexo at the 2018 Consumer …

Autos

Detroit Auto Show: Fiat Chrysler CEO Marchionne says won't break up company

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Monday tamped down on speculation that his company could be split into pieces as part of a sale.<p>The notion gained steam last year as various Chinese companies were said to be interested in acquiring the iconic Jeep brand, which has been a major …

Business

2018 NACTOY award winners – the details

Marc Lachapelle<p><b>DETROIT, Michigan –</b> The Honda Accord, Volvo XC60 and Lincoln Navigator were announced as the latest winners of the North American Car, …

Autos (Canada)

Detroit auto show: Nissan Xmotion Concept has Japanese flavor

CLOSE<p>The 2018 Lincoln Navigator, Volvo SC60 and Honda Accord are the North American Car, Truck, Utility Vehicle of the year.<p>If you’re wondering what …

Trucks

2018 midsize sedans stage a comeback

Trucks