Used Cars

Officials warn that cars that were submerged during Hurricane Sandy, or otherwise suffered water damage in the storm, could end up for sale in the Chicago market. (Credit: CNN)

Waterlogged Cars From Hurricane Sandy Could Make Way To Chicago Market

If you think Hurricane Sandy was a problem only for people on the East Coast, think again.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2012

This man was caught on tape robbing a bank in Lockport. (Credit: FBI)

66-Year-Old Businessman Arrested For Robbing Banks

A 66-year-old man from Indiana has been arrested, accused of robbing two suburban banks after his used car dealership went out of business.


File Photo of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (Chip Somodevilla/ Getty Images)

Madigan: Beware When Buying Used Cars

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is hoping to educate people regarding the potential to get taken for a ride when buying a used car.

WBBM Newsradio–06/05/2012

Bruce and Myrna Newman tried to sell their BMW convertible online, but the $34,000 check they were given they got for it turned out to be fake. Luckily, authorities tracked the car to a Mount Prospect dealership, where it had been put up for sale. (Credit: CBS)

Car Sellers Should Be Wary Of Online Scams

A suburban couple says they gave up the keys to their convertible BMW and were left holding a fake check for 34-thousand-dollars. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez has their story and tips to protect you from falling for the same scam.

CBS 2–06/21/2011

Terrelle Pryor's car

Pryor’s Cars Now Focus Of NCAA Investigation

On Monday, head coach Jim Tressel resigned as the Ohio State head football coach. The resignation stemmed from his cover up of players receiving improper benefits. On Tuesday, the NCAA turned it’s focus to one of those player, Terrelle Pryor, and his cars.


Car Sticker Price (Credit: CBS)

Used Car Market No Longer A Bargain-Hunter’s Paradise

While the cost of homes is dropping, the cost of used cars is going up. As CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports, there aren’t many bargains in what was once a bargain shopper’s paradise.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011