Problems with Toyota cars are cropping up faster than the automaker can deal with them. Following two different recalls for problems involving accelerator pedals on various models comes the revelation of braking problems in the iconic Prius.
With better crash safety engineered into passenger vehicles and front airbags now required equipment, side impacts account for more driver deaths than frontal impacts in newer cars, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The Toyota Prius is the car that makes its owners happiest, according to a survey by Consumer Reports, but the Chevrolet Corvette is a close second.
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n. Shop used and that same $30,000 can move you up to a serious luxury model, such as a Lexus GS 430. Yes, it's three years old, but with Lexus' certified plan (see below), all you really give up is the depreciation. --LAWRENCE ULRICH ...
NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - When CNN/Money asked readers how rising gas prices are affecting them, our in-box was flooded with stories of budget cutting, tried and true gas-saving strategies, car switching and even changing jobs to cut down on the commute.
The Chrysler PT Cruiser is the favorite "premium compact car" and the Toyota Avalon is the favorite "premium midsized car" among women, according to a survey in the current issue of Good Housekeeping magazine.