Displaying items 85-96 of 306 » View ktuu.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-26 Next >
Money & CompanyHere's your faster-than-a-speeding-bullet Friday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: -- The U.S. auto industry may be showing signs of life again, but there's new trouble on the horizon. The auto pricing site TrueCar.com tracked the brands and.....
L.A. Times Tech BlogAutomakers these days are all abuzz about interactivity, integrating voice-activated calling functions, personalized Internet radio access and a slew of other fancy telematics into the dashboards of their vehicles. Meanwhile, Toyota’s busy gazing...
Money & CompanyFord Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. announced they would work together to develop an advanced hybrid drivetrain system for light truck and SUV customers. The two automakers have signed a memorandum of understanding on the product development...
Try as it might, Toyota Motor Corp. can't seem to put its safety woes behind it. Two weeks ago, the Japanese automaker trumpeted the results of a NASA study that cleared its vehicles of having electronic defects that could cause sudden acceleration. But...
The speed with which Chrysler Group recalled 25,000 Dodge Caliber and Jeep Compass vehicles demonstrated how wary automakers have become of repeating the public relations debacle experienced by Toyota Motor Corp. over a series of large recalls and quality...
General Motors Co. says it will raise prices by an average of $123 per vehicle to make up for higher oil and metal costs. The company says the increase will go into effect in the U.S. starting May 2. Spokesman Tom Henderson says the increase affects...
The only Mercedes hatchback on the U.S. market, the 2011 B-Class F-Cell, wouldn't be recognizable as a Benz if it weren't for its premium badge. Its small, pragmatic silhouette is more Japanese than German. But the B-Class F-Cell is more notable for...
Tags: Vehicles, Passenger Cars, General Motors Corp., Prius, Nissan
Associated PressTOKYO -- Toyota recalled nearly 1.7 million cars worldwide Wednesday for fuel leaks, the latest in a ballooning number of quality problems that could add another dent to its tarnished reputation in the crucial U.S. market. Toyota's latest recalls are...
TOKYO (AP) — Toyota is recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles worldwide for various defects that may cause fuel leakage and other problems — the latest in quality control woes for the Japanese automaker. Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it...
Japan's need to raise huge amounts of money for reconstruction after the disastrous earthquake raises the prospect of higher U.S. costs to finance its own budget deficit and ultimately higher costs to American consumers on financing everything from houses...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government has cleared Toyota Motor Corp. in its investigation of electronic problems in the Japanese automaker's vehicles. Now the company needs to convince consumers that its safety recalls are in the rear view mirror....
About 40 miles west of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, another kind of crisis may be unfolding — this one striking at the heart of the world's multibillion-dollar market for smartphones, portable music players and other cutting-edge...
Tags: Computer Hardware, Prius, Chemical Industry, Ford, Education
Jul 8, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Jul 23, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Aug 22, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Feb 25, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jun 10, 2010 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Apr 18, 2011 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Apr 21, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 26, 2011 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Jan 26, 2011 |Story| AP Broadcast
Mar 14, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 9, 2011 |Story| AP Broadcast
Apr 6, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Original site for Toyota Motor Corp. topic gallery.