Category: Automotive

’18 Camry adds power, mpg

DALLAS — Toyota Motor Corp. is giving the re-engineered Camry a big bump in fuel economy and horsepower, especially with a new standard four-cylinder engine. The fuel efficiency of the 2018 Camry’s new 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine is estimated by the EPA at 29 mpg in the city, 41 mpg on the highway and 34 combined.

Store upgrades make a difference

TO THE EDITOR: I take exception to Keith Crain’s view of facility requirements and the current appearance of many dealerships (“Just when it seemed to be over,” June 12). I worked in our industry for over 50 years, and brand identification with a specified facility image has been around for at least that long, not

A Model 3 for the world to see

Photo credit: WATTLOL VIA REDDIT An undisguised Tesla Model 3, which goes into production next month, was photographed charging outside a restaurant near Coalinga, Calif., and posted on a social media site. The preproduction Model 3 featured duct tape and wide body gaps that are expected to be tightened up when the car goes on

Bosch aims for a top spot in EVs

Denner: Sees opportunities The internal combustion engine has made Robert Bosch GmbH the world’s largest auto parts supplier. Now the company hopes to use that position to become the leading supplier of zero-emission components for electric vehicles. Bosch plans to invest about 400 million euros ($448 million) a year in electromobility. It may also compete