Summer deals, demand for SUVs and luxury vehicles keeps US auto sales hot in July

...pass them over for small SUVs, so automakers enticed buyers with zero-percent financing deals on the Toyota Camry, Ford Fusion, Nissan Altima and other sedans. It worked. Altima sales rose 27 percent and set a new July record.Another big...

Chrysler, GM post US sales gains in November as Black Friday deals, low gas prices draw buyers

...were also hot; sales of the eight-passenger Lincoln Navigator were up 88 percent.Cars struggled to get noticed. Ford Fusion sales dropped 11 percent, while Nissan Altima sales were down 7 percent. For the most part, only new cars like Volkswagen's...

Business news

...Taurus vehicles, in addition to the Lincoln MKS and MKT from the 2011 through 2013 model years. Also covered are the Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ from 2011 through 2012 and some 2011 Mercury Milans.Ford says an intermittent electrical connection...

Auto recalls

...and heat shields. The recalls include:? 2013-15 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ midsize sedans and 2015 Ford Edge crossovers...the vehicle could stall or not start.? 2013-14 Ford Fusions and Lincoln MKZs and 2011-14 Ford Fiestas to fix...

Fort Gordon transitions to fuel-efficient vehicles

...a low-speed electric vehicle that averages 20 mph on flat terrain and 15 going uphill.The other is a 2013 hybrid Ford Fusion that's so quiet it's hard to tell whether it is even running.Ronald Price, the transportation chief at Fort Gordon...

North Augusta man killed in I-20 crash

...was driving a 2008 Lexus that struck the back of a 2012 Ford Fusion while driving on Interstate 20 near mile marker 5, according...not been located.The driver and two occupants of the Ford Fusion were not injured, Carlton said.Polite, who was traveling...

Volvo's entry car, S60, gets more power, plus fuel economy

...tag, there was not a power trunk lid.The exterior is not visually distinctive; some passers-by thought it was a Ford Fusion.With Volvo's history as a safety leader, it was disappointing to see that a rearview camera is not standard equipment...

Brad Keselowski completes New Hampshire sweep

...a 20-pounder caught off the coast of New Bedford, Massachusetts.And Keselowski won driving the Redd's Apple Ford Fusion, truly making the win a Redd Lobster photo opp.Keselowski keeps pilling up wins and has proved he may be even better...

Camry, Outback, XC90 get new style for 2015

Toyota has reshaped its popular Camry because Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata and Nissan Altima have been nipping at its heels.

Investment in solar panels can pay off with gas-free driving

...electricity to power an electric or plug-in gas-electric hybrid vehicle. The panels aren't cheap, nor are the cars. A Ford Fusion Energi plug-in sedan, for example, is $7,200 more than an equivalent gas-powered Fusion even after a $4,007...