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GM offering customers more help with touch screens and audio systems

DETROIT (AP) - New car smell? Check. Shiny paint job? Check. Complex touch screens and audio systems you can't figure out how to use? Check.

September 19, 2012 | | On The Road

Mercedes SL550: High-tech and fast

The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550 roadster is faster, more fuel efficient, bigger and yet significantly lighter than its predecessor and aggressively styled on the outside to evoke SLs of the 1950s.

September 19, 2012 | The Associated Press | On The Road

Enjoy cabin resort living in Hope Valley

MARKLEEVILLE - It's not often that a resort gets put on a map just as if it were a town, but there it was on our Rand McNally map: Sorensen's, a little berg near the intersection of Highways 89 and 88, deep in the Sierras southeast of Lake Tahoe.

September 19, 2012 | By CARY ORDWAY | On The Road

Dodge Dart offers sleek economy

Paul Richardson just joined the sales staff at Cabral Motors.

September 12, 2012 | Vince Rembulat | On The Road

Nissan's commercial van looks big, drives small

I found my inner bus driver after a few days with the Nissan NV passenger van and also found that tooling around in this monstrous-looking rig wasn't as scary as it may look.

September 12, 2012 | By MARK MAYNARD Autoword | On The Road

Niagara-on-the-Lake: Wineries, theater

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ontario (AP) - Mention Niagara and most travelers think of the famous falls, which deserve their reputation as the mother of all tourist attractions. But there's another place with Niagara in its name just a half-hour drive from the falls that should be part of any visit to the area: Niagara-on-the-Lake, a lovely town known for wineries, an annual theater festival and a charming downtown.

September 12, 2012 | | On The Road

McDonald's new menu item: Calorie counts

NEW YORK (AP) - McDonald's restaurants across the country will soon get a new menu addition: The number of calories in the chain's burgers and fries.

September 12, 2012 | | On The Road

Finland chef open 'pop-down' restaurant in limestone mine

LOHJA, Finland (AP) - An award-winning chef has opened a new restaurant in Finland that turns the idea of "pop-up" eateries upside down: it's located 80 meters (260 feet) underground.

September 12, 2012 | | On The Road

Kraft scares up 'Candy Corn Oreos' at Target

NEW YORK (AP) - Here's a scary snack for trick-or-treaters: Candy Corn Oreos.

September 12, 2012 | | On The Road

Hawaii tourism goes authentic: What's not Hawaiian

HONOLULU (AP) - Walk along the shops in Waikiki and it isn't hard to come across vendors selling knickknacks of a fake Hawaii - no, the Aloha State doesn't have wild monkeys or parrots. Lei aren't plastic and don't cost 99 cents - they're supposed to be made of real flowers.

September 12, 2012 | | On The Road

Santa Monica: The cool hot spot in SoCal

If you're looking for cool factor on your next California getaway, it would be hard to beat Santa Monica, a playground for L.A. TV and movie people that is all neatly compressed into 8.3 miles strategically bordered by the Santa Monica Mountains on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other.

September 12, 2012 | By CARY ORDWAY | On The Road

Oregon wine country: Go for the pinot noir

CARLTON, Ore. (AP) - Driving southwest from Portland an hour or so through the suburbs, you hit the heart of Oregon's wine country rather suddenly. Here the mountainous Coast Range slopes to the Willamette Valley floor, which is smothered with vineyards that produce some of the best pinot noir on earth.

September 05, 2012 | | On The Road

Modern life, ancient ruins coexist in Southwest

SECOND MESA, Ariz. (AP) - A road trip to the Four Corners region of the Southwest offers a window into Native American culture, from ruins older than any other man-made structure in the U.S., to glimpses of contemporary life amid the Navajo and Hopi. Named for the spot where the borders of four states - Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Arizona - intersect, the Four Corners region is also home to surreal landscapes like the Painted Desert and Monument Valley.

September 05, 2012 | | On The Road

Study: Is organic food really better?

WASHINGTON (AP) - Patient after patient asked: Is eating organic food, which costs more, really better for me?

September 05, 2012 | | On The Road

More pets missing, but Web comes to the rescue

LOS ANGELES (AP) - More owners are reporting lost or stolen pets, but the online nation is coming to the rescue.

September 05, 2012 | | On The Road

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