2018 Hyundai Accent Completes Puberty, Becomes Full-Grown Car

It looks like the awkward years are over for the subcompact Hyundai Accent. Our first glimpse of the next-generation Accent comes courtesy of leaked photos from China, where the model goes by the name Verna. In them, the Accent appears all grown up, adopting a large grille and styling reminiscent of its bigger brother, the […]

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Tiny Econoboxes Head to Big Sky Country for Tiny Festival

It’s like Woodstock, but for fans of 1990s econoboxes that make double digit horsepower. This weekend, the eighth annual “Westiva” gathering will take place in the rugged foothills of Kananaskis Country, Alberta, drawing proud Ford Festiva enthusiasts from far and wide. Heads up, Montana — if you’re a resident with a passion for slow acceleration and […]

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Jeep Turns 75 Today: Get Out Your Sunscreen, Fatigues and Small American Flags

Jeep turns 75 years old today, and its birthday promises to be a lot more upbeat than, say, Plymouth’s. The storied brand, which started life producing a hastily built battlefield runabout, is now a sales juggernaut for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, which could be its reward for suffering through so many ownership changes over the years. To mark […]

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GM Loses Georgia Lemon Law Hearing, Sues Victorious Owner

An owner of a 2013 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon that won a lemon law case against General Motors is now on the receiving end of GM’s legal department. According to WSB-TV in Georgia, the vehicle’s owner, Patrick Morse, won his lemon-law case in 2014. General Motors, instead of abiding by the arbiter’s ruling, is leveraging a little-known law […]

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