Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 4:41 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

The auto giant has announced another air bag recall in order to meet safety standards.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 7:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Subaru is tops among new-car buyers, according to Kelley Blue Book’s 2016 Brand Image Awards, where it was ranked highest in three categories.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 10:28 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Consumer Reports 2016 Annual Brand Report Card provides insight into who makes the best cars.

Monday, August 17, 2015 5:22 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Lexus is removing the price negotiation stress from the car buying experience by introducing no-haggle pricing.

Saturday, August 08, 2015 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Lexus has proved that a hoverboard, a skateboard-like device that floats above the ground, can be a reality — and it has the video to prove it.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 2:30 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

GM is establishing Cadillac as a separate business unit and moving its headquarters to New York City next year.

Saturday, August 16, 2014 10:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

While new cars are dramatically higher in quality than years ago, the number of problems experienced by new car owners has increased recently. J.D. Power’s 2014 Initial Quality Study found a 3 percent increase in problems experienced by new car owners in the first 90 days of ownership, averaging 116 problems per 100 vehicles. The

Monday, December 30, 2013 3:15 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Holiday car travel can generate $50 or more for a good cause, thanks to Lexus.

Tags: car, Cars, Lexus
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 12:40 pm
By Claes Bell ·

Toyota recently corrected the electronic stability control problem in its Lexus GX 460 SUV that drew a “Do Not Buy” rating from Consumer Reports. The defect had previously made the SUV vulnerable to roll over in Consumer Reports tests. What’s interesting about this fix is that it shows off one of the strengths of the