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    Video: Moto Merry-Go-Round yields both disaster and hilarity
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    Motorcycle-powered merry-go-round – click above to watch the video after the jump
    Say you and three of your closest buddies find yourselves out for a leisurely Sunday cruise on your motorbikes, when you stumble upon the old schoolyard merry-go-round. Following an intense session of ...

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    Volvo S60 crashes during safety demonstration with cameras rolling
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    Click above to watch video after the jump
    Safety is expected when you're Volvo, and when something goes wrong it's particularly embarrassing. Such was the case this week when media were invited to a demonstration of one of Volvo's latest latest safety technologies. The collision warning system ...

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    Nearly 12,000 Volvo S80, XC60, and XC70 models recalled over stall concerns
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    2010 Volvo XC60 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    A software glitch is responsible for 11,993 Volvo models being recalled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The campaign includes model year 2008-2010 S80 models, 2010 S60 models, 2009-2010 XC70 models, and the ...

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    Repercussions of failed automaker bailout spreading quickly
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    Nekkei index plumments, GM retains the services of bankruptcy advisorsLate Thursday evening, the U.S. automaker bailout bill failed to pass through the Senate. The legislation is dead and there are no plans for another bill to go through the process until the end of the year. To quote Senate ...

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    Cerberus gives reasons why Chrysler could flop
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    Cerberus Capital Management shot off a nine-page letter to investors outlining ways that Chrysler could sink, while also pointing out that they believe Chrysler's on the track for success. Some of the possible failure scenarios include a nasty recession, an extreme slowdown in the car market, or a ...

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    Mercedes admits R-Class was a failure
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    click above to view more images of the Mercedes-Benz R-Class That the R-Class has not been the most successful vehicle in the history of Mercedes-Benz is no big secret, but after staunchly espousing its virtues for year, the automaker has finally admitted it. And as any recovering addict could ...

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    Engine problems lead Honda to recall 165,000
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    Not long after announcing the largest vehicle recall in Chinese history, Honda announced today that it won't be leaving the U.S. out of its recall roundup. The Japanese automaker revealed a new recall for the United States that affects 165,000 vehicles that could develop engine problems from a ...

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    Ford earns poor marks on own internal report card
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    We're getting mixed signals from Ford. One week ago the automaker announced it was distributing bonuses to every single one of its salaried and hourly workers, just to say thanks for helping the company reduce costs, improve quality and reduce the ranks. Today we learn that Ford President of the ...

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