Big Toyota Recall, While Corollas Conquer Afghanistan

Big Toyota Recall, While Corollas Conquer Afghanistan

Toyota just issued a recall for 1.33 million Corollas, Matrix hatchbacks, and Pontiac Vibes of the 2005-2008 model years (2007 Corolla above). The problem is in an engine control module that can cause stalls or failure to start. NHTSA has reported six crashes and no deaths, and is stepping up its investigations into Corollas. Some 1.13 million of these cars are...

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Of trunks and tires: The real reason every ’37 Buick came with sidemounts

Of trunks and tires: The real reason every ’37 Buick came with sidemounts

The 1937 Buick Limited owned by Lee Gurvey. Since he purchased this 1937 Buick Limited off the lawn at Hershey in 1999, owner Lee Gurvey has driven it all over the West. “We’ve taken it to Colorado, to the Adirondacks, all over the West Coast, to Crater Lake, all over the place,” he tells us. “I could drive it from Scottsdale to Chicago and not think twice.”...

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