Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability ScoresLexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
Google Building Car With No Steering WheelGoogle will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.
Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Hottest Convertible?Which convertible is hotter? The highly acclaimed and luxurious Lamborghini Gallardo or the more affordable Fiat 500? You decide!
No Charges In Crash That Killed Girl, 5, In Highland ParkThere is no word of any charges yet in a horrifying accident that killed a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park Monday afternoon.
Family Of Train Wreck Victims Sues Railroad; Cleanup HaltedThe family of a Glenview couple killed in a train derailment and bridge collapse has filed a wrongful death suit against Union Pacific Railroad over the incident, and a judge has ordered cleanup of the wreck halted to preserve evidence in the case.
Police: Teen Girls Charged With Stealing, Crashing SUV Also Beat Up Girl, 10 Two teenage girls charged with helping steal and crash a Lexus in River North are in even more trouble, now facing charges for attacking and beating a 10-year-old girl in the old Cabrini-Green neighborhood last week.
Police: Teen Was Texting Before Crashing Into HomeA northwest suburban teenage girl was apparently text messaging just before she lost control and smashed the Lexus she was driving into a home Sunday afternoon.
Toyota, Honda, Ford Vehicles Focus Of RecallsTwo automakers are issuing recalls involving millions of vehicles due to concerns about braking and engine fires.