In ritzy East Hampton, beware the deadly tire boot!
August 6, 2009, 5:50 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
There's trouble in paradise on Long Island's exclusive south shore: Besides awful summer tourist traffic, there are private companies that immobilize your car -- then demand $150 or more to set it free.
Nissan's Leaf EV will be affordable -- and easy to plug in
August 3, 2009, 12:49 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Nissan isn't waiting for others to build charging stations. Its new Leaf can plug into the company's global EV network.
Buying a used car in troubled times: Beware the depreciation monster
July 20, 2009, 4:41 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Used cars are more than an option for many these days, but there are sharks in the water. Here are some tips for smart shoppers. (And it's a great time to consider a used hybrid, too.)