Chris Woodyard, Detroit Free Press

Chris Woodyard

Detroit Free Press

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Chris:

Kia leads J.D. Power quality survey; Detroit's 3 shows improvement

Once again, Kia has taken the No. 1 spot in one of the auto industry's most closely watched quality surveys,. → Read More

Nation's most popular police car is now an SUV

Ford's Police Interceptor SUV now has more than half of all law enforcement sales → Read More

Just Cool Cars: A 'Sweet Pea' of a Plymouth Barracuda

The car originally owned by a little old lady from Pasadena → Read More

Honda hopes clever seats that slide apart will sell new Odyssey minivan

Honda is about to show if it can sway buyers with a fresh take on second-row seats → Read More

Just Cool Cars: This '65 Pontiac is wide-track heaven

It's long, low and wide -- and Johnny Steur wouldn't want it any other way. → Read More

Review: Toyota goes fun, sporty with C-HR

In a segment full of oddballs, the newest Toyota stands apart with classy styling. → Read More

Review: Toyota goes fun, sporty with C-HR

In crossover segment full of oddballs, newest Toyota stands apart with classy styling. → Read More

Nissan pledges to go big on automatic emergency braking

More than 1 million Nissans will be equipped with the feature beginning next year. → Read More

Just Cool Cars: '72 Opel Manta is a gem of a rally car

It took about a year, but Chris Alviani restored this Opel to perfection → Read More

Local RadioShack part of massive closures

Zane Plaza store was completely vacant by the end of Memorial Day weekend. → Read More

RadioShack closes 1,000 stores in a week, these 72 left

The electronics retailer once boasted more than 7,300 stores across in the U.S. → Read More

RadioShack, closing 1,000 stores, leaves only these 70

At one point, the electronics retailer boasted more than 7,300 stores across the U.S. → Read More

RadioShack closes 1,000 stores in a week, these 72 left

The electronics retailer once boasted more than 7,300 stores across in the U.S. → Read More

RadioShack closes 1,000 stores in a week, these 72 left

The electronics retailer once boasted more than 7,300 stores across in the U.S. → Read More

RadioShack closes 1,000 stores in a week, these 72 left

The electronics retailer once boasted more than 7,300 stores across in the U.S. → Read More

RadioShack closes 1,000 stores in a week, these 72 left

The electronics retailer once boasted more than 7,300 stores across in the U.S. → Read More

Review: Topless Range Rover Evoque a sexy beast

The compact luxury SUV with gorgeous, swoopy lines that now is a droptop turns heads. → Read More

Just Cool Cars: '61 VW Westfalia camper is a marvel

VALENCIA, Calif. -- John Tanner has the answer to combining a love of the outdoors with an appreciation for nostalgia. It's his 1961 Volkswagen SO-23 Westfalia, a beautifully designed camper bus. In the Westy, the cabinetry is real wood. And there are inventive touches, like the ability to turn the front seat into bunk beds. (The seat is one bed, the seatback raises to become the second).… → Read More

Ford shakeup goes much deeper than just a CEO switch

The automaker is taking its changes far deeper into the organization → Read More

Review: This topless Range Rover Evoque is a sexy beast

Turning an SUV into a convertible is dicey, but remaking the Range Rover Evoque worked → Read More