Latest by Tom Krisher

Published on August 18, 2022 - Page 5
PONTIAC, Mich. —Thundering gas-powered muscle cars, for decades a fixture of American culture, will be closing in on their final Saturday-night...
Published on May 13, 2022 - Page 5
DETROIT — The dollars-and-cents counter on the gas pump seems to be spinning faster these days with U.S. prices hitting another record high on...
Published on March 17, 2022 - Page 10
DETROIT — Any motorist who has had to fill up lately could be forgiven for wincing in disbelief. Fueled largely by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, gas...
Published on February 22, 2022 - Page 8
DETROIT — Anyone who has ever been temporarily blinded by high-beam headlights from an oncoming car will be happy to hear this. U.S. highway safety...
Published on January 14, 2021 - Page 9
DETROIT — Electric vehicle fires pose safety risks to first responders and guidelines from manufacturers about how to deal with them have been...
Published on October 19, 2020 - Page 5
DETROIT — It cost a whole lot more to buy a used SUV, car, truck or van last month than it did before the coronavirus hit, and that almost...
Published on May 16, 2020 - Page 6
DETROIT — Defying a wave of layoffs that has sent the U.S. job market into its worst catastrophe on record, at least one major industry is making a...
Published on April 26, 2020 - Page 10
Those lightly traveled freeways and streets could be putting a few dollar bills into your wallet. With most states under stay-at-home orders from...
Published on February 2, 2020 - Page 12
The average sale price of a new vehicle hit a record of just over $39,000 late last year, a figure that chased many buyers out of the market and into...
Published on January 9, 2020 - Page 18
The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled its most recent round of guidelines for autonomous vehicle makers that rely on voluntary standards...