Monday, December 21, 2015

Top-Selling Vehicles Of 2015

The 2015 Ford Mustang: If it was cool enough for Steve McQueen, it’s cool enough for everybody. It’s the top-selling sports car in the U.S.

Are the best movies the ones with the longest lines? The best Broadway shows the ones that you can’t get a discounted ticket for? The best restaurants the ones where you can’t get a table on a Saturday night?

The truth is that “the best” is in the eye of the beholder, and varies from person to person and household to household. Frank Sinatra recorded a song called “Nothing but the Best,” in which Ol’ Blue Eyes suggests that a Lincoln is the best ride. With a few weeks of the year left, though, the best-selling cars in the U.S. in the 10 categories we’ve examined are pretty clear based on sales volumes through November.

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Monday, September 14, 2015

New-Car MPG Drops To 25.3

After holding steady for two months, the average fuel economy for new cars sold in August dropped to 25.3 mpg, according to researchers Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle of the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Top 10 Motorcycle Truisms

Every form of endeavor probably has its truisms and clich├ęs.  Some are worth remembering; some not so much. But either way, here is RideApart’s anthology of selected motorcycle truisms, not necessarily ranked in any order or included based on any profound underlying truth.  In fact, it's often the case that truisms just aren’t always true.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Monday, January 5, 2015

Ferrari Sets Record At Auction

2014 is coming to a close and it has been a record year for collectable cars: not only did it feature the highest ever winning bid of 38.115 million dollars for a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold by Bonhams, in Monterey, but also the total for sales in the United States – the biggest market for rare cars – went from 1.2 billion dollars in 2013 to 1.3 in the current year.

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