Lincoln Continental

Meet one of Canada's most unlikely car collectors

The cops are set up about 100 feet ahead of where the speed limit jumps up to 80 km/h on South West Marine Drive in Vancouver. On a sunny day, …

Classic Cars

Ugly Proportions Versus Ugly Details

Let’s talk about ugly vehicles. No, we’re not going to pick on the dead horses (read: Pontiac Aztek). I’d like to discuss the two types of …

Land Rover Range Rover

5 Stars: The Most Popular Luxury Cars

These days, Americans want it all in a car: good performance, fuel efficiency and top safety features. Supple leather, heated seats and the latest …

Luxury Lifestyle

These new cars rank the best for quality and reliability

J.D. Power, a provider of consumer insights, advisory services and data and analytics, published its 2018 US Initial Quality Study (IQS), showing …

Ford Motor Company

It's Time for Lincoln to Resurrect Its Signature Big Coupe

We haven't had a Mark coupe in almost 20 years. That's too long.<p><i>(The above photo is of Lincoln's Mark 9 concept from the 2001 NAIAS.)</i><p>I don't know about you, but I'm excited about the new Lincoln Continental. I'm excited about the way it looks, which is properly regal and country-club compatible. …

Red Carpet

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Cradling her four-month-old daughter, Nour Obeid scans the car showroom and heads to the mid-sized SUVs.<p>In the past, a woman looking to buy a car in Saudi Arabia would focus on the features in the back, but Obeid is checking out the driver's seat, picturing herself doing …

News (U.S.)

This yellow Camaro and other weird/wonderful cars at Mecum Auctions Portland

A choice selection of those being auctioned off this weekend<p>Mecum Auctions is stopping into Portland, Ore., this weekend (June 22-23), and before I stop by to check out the lots, I figured I'd do some Internet shopping before hand to see what sort weird and wonderful four-wheeled treasures will be …

Classic Cars

Cornelius Bennett remembers what Ray Perkins, others did for him

College Football Hall of Famer Cornelius Bennett was the guest speaker at the Palmer-Williams Group's annual fundraiser in Mobile on Friday night.

College Football

2019 Chevrolet Blazer First Look: Reinventing the SUV for a CUV World

Five-passenger Blazer slots between the Equinox and Traverse<p>We knew it was coming. Chevrolet made the Equinox smaller so there would be a midsize hole in the crossover lineup between it and the full-size Traverse. And talk about bringing back the Blazer name has been rampant for a while.<p>General …

4G LTE

Exploring America's Forgotten Border

<i>Northland: A 4,000-Mile Journey Along America’s Forgotten Border</i> (available for preorder now) offers searing portraits of the people and places that live on the line between the United States and Canada. Author Porter Fox, who also wrote <i>Deep: The Story of Skiing and the Future of Snow</i>, spent three …

Rocky Mountains

J.D. Power names highest rated new car, truck models for quality

Here are the top-ranked vehicles in the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study for 2018, starting with top small car: Kia Rio Kia<p>Top small premium car: Acura ILX Acura<p>Top compact car: Toyota Corolla Toyota<p>Top compact premium car: BMW 4 Series Fabian Kirchbauer<p>Top midsize car: Nissan Altima Nissan<p>Top …

Money

Motor Mouth: The Koreans are coming! The Koreans are coming!

Listen to the experts and the Koreans don’t have a hope in H-E-double-hockey-sticks in launching a luxury automotive brand in North America. Oh, …

Autos (Canada)

8 cars that are heating up but can still be had for less than $10k

One of the many great things about the collector car hobby is that there’s not only something for every taste, there’s something for nearly every …

Classic Cars

This Whippet Is One of the World's Great Athletes

One of the most heralded dogs around at the moment is a five-year-old whippet who answers to the name of Spitfire. Spitty, as he’s also known, is not one of those uppity dogs that stands stock-still on a block at Kennel Club competitions as judges eye the line of his stiffle. Nor does he bound into …

Pets

Next Lincoln MKC could be called Corsair

The next-generation Lincoln MKC is expected to arrive in 2020, and when it does, it might have a new name. At a meeting in Orlando recently, Ford and Lincoln dealers were reportedly shown the new model, which is said to be called Corsair.<p>Corsair, as Automotive News reports, was the name of a World …

Autos

8 Classic American Cars Perfect for Electric Supercar Conversion

The quickest production car on the road these days is a Tesla Model S. Zombie 222, the quickest Mustang of all time and the quickest street car on …

Sports Cars

Bill Ford explains why Ford is serious about reviving Detroit

DETROIT – Day after day, Bill Ford drove his Mustang GT along Michigan Avenue between Dearborn and Detroit, past the graffiti-covered train station that had become the symbol of this city's decay.<p>And he started to wonder about his legacy, his family’s legacy and the future of Ford Motor.<p>“I kept …

Money

Top 12 Old Classic Vintage Cars For Men

1. 1955-1963 MERCEDES-BENZ 300SL GULLWING<p>This Mercedes-Benz model is a classic sports car. It’s also a 2-door coupe, which means it’ll work perfectly …

Classic Cars

8 Awesome Discontinued Cars That We Want Back

Automotive history is littered with great cars. They’re the ones that make us say “they don’t make ’em like they used to,” and trick us into thinking …

Ford GT

8½ years after Philly man was accused of killing stepfather and 64-year-old woman, jury clears him

A Philadelphia jury ruled that Theo Berry was not guilty of killing his stepfather, Duane Bell, and 64-year-old Cotneita Hanchard in Mantua in 2007.

Crime

Trump Tariff Paradox Glimpsed in China’s Abyss

A trade war will only exacerbate the imbalances both sides aim to solve.<p>China’s economic growth appears to be coming off the boil. That makes the prospect of a trade war more, not less risky.<p>Data out Thursday came in unexpectedly weak, with retail sales rising at their slowest annual pace since the …

Opinion

LAT Archive: Le Mans, the most prestigious race in the world

Seminal moments and stunning photography from motorsport's greatest race – AutoClassics and LAT reflect on the magnificence of Le Mans

Classic Cars

Documentary unravels mystery of Hong Kong’s abandoned classic cars

Classic car enthusiast Michael Tracy was shocked to discover a fourth generation Lincoln Continental — what he calls a “dream car” — on the back …

Hong Kong

Audi A3 Cabriolet: Do Convertibles Make Sense in a City Like Delhi? No, Maybe and Yes

You've seen convertible cars in the movies, you've seen them in bedroom posters, but what happens when you actually drive one in the hustle and …

Cabriolets

St. Amant man killed in collision with dump truck in Ascension Parish Tuesday, state police say

GALVEZ — A 24-year-old St. Amant man died from injuries sustained in a crash on La. 431 east of La. 931 shortly after noon Tuesday, according to …

Baton Rouge

Long McArthur, Inc Used Car Inventory

Premium Listings<p>Certified 2015 Ford F-150 SuperCrew XLT Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup<p>Salina, KS<p>Certified Pre-Owned<p>Compare<p>$49,900<p>25,391 mi<p>Used 2016 Lincoln Navigator Select Sport Utility<p>Salina, KS<p>Compare<p>$48,995<p>22,050 mi<p>Certified 2014 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup<p>Salina, KS<p>Certified …

Ford F-150

A Car To Reconsider: The Mid '90s Buick Riviera

Sometimes—not that often, but sometimes—I’ll encounter a car I haven’t seen for years and suddenly see it in a new light, or, maybe more accurately, …

Muscle Cars

1958 Ford Fairlane For Sale in Denver, Colorado

<b>Interior Color:</b> Red<p><b>Exterior Color:</b> Black<p><b>Drive Train:</b> Unknown<p><b>Doors:</b><p><b>Description:</b><p>Worldwide Vintage Autos is pleased to present this 1958 Ford …

Classic Cars

The Absolute 10 Coolest Fords Of All Time

Ford’s made some great cars over the years. We looked them all over and picked what we thought were the coolest (not always the fastest or most …

Sports Cars

Quick Spin: 2018 Lincoln Continental

The Lincoln brand was in trouble. The products were nothing but rebadged Fords or aging rebadged Fords. Lincoln had a choice: die or step-up. Ford …

Luxury Lifestyle