On National Name Your Car Day, We Share Our Auto Aliases

By Matt Schmitz on October 2, 2018

Americans love their cars. They love them so much, in fact, that you'll often hear people refer to their ride as their "baby." And what's one of the very first things we do wit... Read More
Driving Smart Video: The 5 Biggest Recalls of 2017

By Matt Schmitz on March 2, 2018

CARS.COM — Automotive recalls have made big headlines in recent years — and with good reason. Since 2014, the massive ongoing Takata airbag crisis — involving faulty airba... Read More
Ford Resists New Takata Recall, Honda Death Reported

By Fred Meier on July 24, 2017

CARS.COM — Ford is pushing back on a potential new recall of more than two million vehicles equipped with a different type of airbag inflator from those already part of the massive Takata ... Read More
Recall Alert: 2010-2012 Ford Escape, 2010-2011 Mercury Mariner

By Matt Schmitz on October 26, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 329,000 model-year 2010-12 Ford Escape SUVs manufactured between Feb. 26, 2009, and April 29, 2012, at the automaker's Kansas City Assembly Plan... Read More
Where Have All the Grands Gone?

By Aaron Bragman on June 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Some nameplates last a long, long time. Witness the Ford Mustang, around since 1964. Or the Chevrolet Suburban, the longest running nameplate in the world at 81 years old. But s... Read More
Ford Adds 1.9 Million Vehicles to Takata Recall

By Jennifer Newman on June 1, 2016

CARS.COM — Ford is recalling eight models from its Ford, Lincoln and Mercury brands as part of the Takata recall expansion that was announced in May 2016 by the National Highway Traffic Sa... Read More
Recall Alert: 2009-2012 Ford Flex; 2008, 2010-2012 Taurus; 2008-2009 Taurus X; 2008 Mercury Sable; 2009, 2011 Lincoln MKS

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 24, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 700 model-year 2009-12 Ford Flex SUVs, 2008 and 2010-12 Taurus sedans, 2008-09 Taurus X sedans, 2008 Mercury Sable sedans, and 2009 and 2011 Lincoln... Read More
Recall Alert: 2007-2012 Ford Flex, Taurus, Lincoln MKS and Mercury Sable

By Tom Torbjornsen on April 27, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 200 model-year 2007-12 Ford Flex SUVs, Taurus sedans, Lincoln MKS sedans and Mercury Sable sedans manufactured between Dec. 13, 2007, and Oct. 6, 20... Read More
Recall Alert: 2003-2005 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis

By Matt Schmitz on December 22, 2015

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 300,000 model-year 2003-05 Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis sedans manufactured between Oct. 3, 2001, and Aug. 2, 2005, at Ford's S... Read More
2010-2011 Mercury Milan, Lincoln MKZ Taillights Out

By Tom Torbjornsen on December 11, 2015

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2010 Mercury Milan* 2011 Mercury Milan* 2010 Lincoln MKZ** 2011 Lincoln MKZ** *Built in Hermosillo, Mexico... Read More