A 2014 BMW 428i convertible is shown during media preview days at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The LA Auto Show was founded in 1907 and is one of the largest with more than 20 world debuts expected. The show will be open to the public November 22 through December 1.  (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

New Cars, Concept Vehicles To Debut At 2013 LA Auto Show

More than 20 world debuts, including vehicles from Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Nissan and Subaru, are expected at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show, which opens to the public this Friday.


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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Hottest Convertible?

Which convertible is hotter? The highly acclaimed and luxurious Lamborghini Gallardo or the more affordable Fiat 500? You decide!


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Police Arrest Student, 17, In Suspected Shooting Of Reserve Deputy, 50

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly shooting of his father, an Orange County Reserve Deputy Sheriff.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/22/2013

A motorcycle officer was injured Thursday in a hit-and-run crash in Long Beach. (credit: CBS)

CHP Officer Hurt In Long Beach Hit-And-Run Crash

A CHP motorcycle officer was injured Thursday afternoon in a hit-and-run crash in Long Beach.


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CHP To Investigate Apparent Freeway Beating Caught On Tape

Authorities Wednesday are expected to speak out about a viral video of an apparent beating along Interstate 5.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/20/2012

Child actor Max Page (credit: CBS)

‘Mini-Darth Vader’ Child Actor ‘Doing Very Well’ After Heart Surgery

A child actor best known for portraying Darth Vader in a Volkswagen commercial was recovering from successful heart surgery on Thursday.


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Mini Darth Vader To Undergo Heart Surgery At Children’s Hospital

A 7-year-old actor who portrayed Darth Vader in a 2011 Super Bowl ad is hoping to channel “the force” when he undergoes heart surgery.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2012

Michelle Wie Kia Soul special guests

Car Lover’s Heaven – the 2011 LA Auto Show

The holiday season starts early for car buffs each year in the Southland, when the Los Angeles Auto Show comes to the Convention Center.

CBS Los Angeles–11/18/2011

“You have more of a connection with a standard transmission.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Jeff At Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

“It takes me to places that public transportation won’t take me.” – Jeff and his Volkswagen GTI Autobahn Edition


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Volkswagen Debuts The ‘New’ Beetle

In its 73-year history, the Beetle has evolved from the hippie ride of choice to a cute chick car. Now Volkswagen is reinventing it again.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/18/2011

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Volkswagen Recalls 2010 Routan Minivans

Volkswagen is recalling 12,600 minivans because the ignition key could move while driving and cause the engine to shut off.


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2 Hospitalized After Covina Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash

A 45-minute pursuit from Pasadena across the San Gabriel Valley ended with a violent collision in Covina just before midnight Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2011