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ABC7 Eyewitness News

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Dodge brings muscle-car power to sedan, SUV in a more family-friendly package

If you think having a family and driving a muscle car don't go hand-in-hand, Dodge says otherwise. → Read More

Toyota killing off Land Cruiser SUV after 2021

The Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the longest-running names in the SUV market. But now after decades of faithful service, the Land Cruiser is heading off into the sunset - 2021 is the end of the line. → Read More

Gas-saving hybrid power coming to pickup trucks, Jeep models

It's been 20 years since hybrid cars like the first-generation Toyota Prius started showing up on the roads. These days, hybrids are everywhere. Now, get ready for hybrid power in a bigger way - literally - in a full-size pickup truck. → Read More

Upstart luxury brand Genesis adds first SUV model for 2021

In a relatively short time, the upscale Genesis brand - an offshoot of Hyundai - had come up with an impressive lineup of cars. Now it's adding a luxury SUV. → Read More

Ford Bronco returns for 2021, starting with the compact Bronco Sport

After being off the market for the past 25 years, the Bronco is coming back, initially with the smaller Bronco Sport model. → Read More

'Coupe' no longer just a two-door model in today's new-car market

As two-door cars have declined in popularity, manufacturers have started using the word "coupe" to describy sporty vehicles - even if they have four doors. → Read More

SUVs dominating auto market in 2021, but mid-size sedans won't stay far behind

It might seem like no one's buying sedans these days amid the SUV craze, however, many mid-sized sedans are becoming popular thanks to makeovers. Toyota, Honda, and Mercedes have released new versions of fan favorites for 2021. → Read More

Aston Martin adds new DBX SUV model to line of upscale sports cars

It's one of those brand names that's famous worldwide: Aston Martin. Now, that famous brand joins a growing trend among upscale auto brands. The newest Aston model is an SUV. Meet the DBX. → Read More

Land Rover brings back off-road Defender model, will compete with Jeep, Bronco

Looking for a rugged SUV? Ford made quite a splash this year by announcing the return of the Bronco. Jeep also recently introduced the Gladiator. If you're looking for an SUV brand with heritage, Land Rover just reintroduced the Defender. → Read More

Nissan revamps Rogue SUV to be more competitive in hot crossover market

For 2021, Nissan has fully revamped its Rogue SUV. It's a wise move, as the compact crossover segment is red hot right now. → Read More

Toyota introduces less expensive Supra sport coupe for 2021

Sports car enthusiasts rejoiced last year when Toyota brought back the Supra after a long absence, but the sticker shock left some younger customers out of luck. Toyota has responded with the 2021 Supra 2.0 with a lower price. → Read More

Next Nissan Z sports car pays tribute to original Datsun 240Z

You can say goodbye to the Nissan 370Z, the two-seater that recently helped the company celebrate 50 years of sports car performance. → Read More

OC Fair offers 'fair food drive-thru' after COVID-19 prompts cancelation

Like most large events, the COVID-19 pandemic canceled the 2020 Orange County Fair. But organizers came up with a way to still offer a way for popular food vendors to serve up their various treats, while customer remain safely in their cars. → Read More

Popular Chevy Suburban gets major overhaul

The king-size SUV Chevy Suburban undergoes a makeover that includes new safety technology, a smoother ride and even more interior space. → Read More

Italian car brand Alfa Romeo celebrates 110 years, continues US comeback

When it comes to vehicles in the premium segment, there are lots of choices. One fairly new choice in the U.S. is Alfa Romeo, which came back a few years ago. → Read More

New 2020 SUVs are road trip ready, thanks to features, good fuel economy

When it comes to SUVs these days, small is good, as far as a lot of buyers are concerned. Many gravitate to the compact size classes, with models like the Toyota CH-R. It's gotten some updates for 2020, which should keep it a strong seller. → Read More

Mini Cooper: Newest model is fully electric, geared toward city driving

You might find this new car's shape instantly familiar as the modern Mini Cooper, but it is a little different, as it runs purely on electricity. → Read More

Petersen Automotive Musuem reopens in LA; first-week visitors will see Tesla Cybertruck

The doors are once again open at the Petersen Automotive Museum in the Mid-Wilshire district of Los Angeles. → Read More

Mobile car repair service offers contact-free work right at your home

When your car needs service or repair, you typically have to take it somewhere. But not necessarily, anymore. Local business Repair Smith is offering no-contact car repair right at your home. → Read More

Auto repair shops, car dealership service departments changing procedures amid COVID-19 pandemic

Your car needs to be serviced, but you're worried about getting exposed to the coronavirus. What do you do? Most auto repair shops are playing it very safe now to reassure customers. → Read More