What is new in the auto loan industry that we need to know about? Mellody: You may have already heard that the auto industry is booming. Last year, auto sales broke records. And in november, U.S. auto sales rose 3.7% compared with a year ago. Wage growth, consumer confidence, and cheap gas have all contributed […]

One man’s attempt to hide from police failed miserably when he tried to spray paint his face and blend into “the background” after stealing a…

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A truck driver who won a $380,000 Lamborghini in a convenience store contest crashed the sports car six hours after he got it, and he now plans to sell the 640-horsepower convertible because he can’t afford the insurance or taxes. SEE ALSO: Man Acquitted Of Sexual Assault Charges Because Of […]

While America’s economic turmoil has impacted the entire nation, Black businesses seem to be some of the most severely affected. Today, in the U.S., there are half as many Black-owned car dealerships than there were three years ago. Automotive News details the industrywide decline. Black dealers have taken a disproportionate hit — “drastic” in the […]

VIA WTOP: When it comes to you and your car, does the District want to keep you out? “To be honest, trying to squeeze as many cars as we try to squeeze into our city streets isn’t working,” says Gabe Klein, director of the D.C. Department of Transportation. The city simply wasn’t designed with the […]

VIA WTOP: WASHINGTON – Drivers in the District will have one less inspection to do for their cars starting next month. The city is dropping its safety inspection program for most private cars under a new law taking effect Oct. 1. Only commercial vehicles, such as taxicabs and buses, will have to pass inspection. The […]