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6:33 am on Monday May 11, 2015

Volvo to build factory in South Carolina

The Swedish automaker will build will build its first U.S. car factory, and it will be in Berkeley County. More than 4,000 could see employment.
4:44 am on Tuesday July 9, 2013

Items stollen from several unlocked cars in Shell Point

Many vehicles in the Shell Point area were looted Sunday night, and all appear to have been unlocked.
10:00 am on Wednesday August 15, 2012

Charleston Auto Expo & Car Show rolls back in to town this September

Image by Flickr user Desert BugThe Charleston Auto Expo and Car Show is rumbling back in to Blackbaud Stadium for another exciting Sunday of fun on September 23. The Charleston Auto Expo and Car Show will showcase many automotive shops that...
8:03 am on Tuesday August 7, 2012

Speed up to Second Sunday on King to see this year's Jaguars

Baker Motor Company’s Jaguar West Ashley dealership will showcase a three-vehicle Jaguar display at the Second Sunday on King Street on August 12. Shown will be a 2012 Jaguar XKR convertible, a 2012 Jaguar XJL and a 2012 Jaguar XF. The Jaguar XKR...
4:43 am on Thursday July 26, 2012

Goose Creek bad checks and auto shop incidents shock community

Image by Flickr user CarbonNYC Christopher Felber was running his family's auto repair shop, EMI, at a Howe Hall Road building in Goose Creek.  But an alleged pile of bad checks and alleged broken auto repair promises have landed Felber in court...
10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
8:22 am on Friday April 6, 2012

Car Event on Kiawah Island Showcases Classic, Antique & Collectibles Autos

Are you a car enthusiast, or do you simply enjoy the beauty of automobiles past and present? Admire over 100 pristine cars at the 4th annual Kiawah Island Motoring Retreat on Saturday, April 21.  Car connoisseurs will gather from 1:30 until 4:30 p....
7:18 am on Friday January 27, 2012


2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S ready to conquer the hearts and minds of Charleston sports car enthusiasts  The new Porsche 911 Carrera S has arrived in the Baker Motor Company Porsche showroom located at 1511 Savannah Highway in Charleston. The latest...
12:15 pm on Wednesday January 11, 2012


Tommy Baker (L) Bill Gironda (R) Tommy Baker creates substantial new position in his 24-year-old company   Tommy Baker, owner and president of Baker Motor Company in West Ashley and Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Baker Cadillac in Mt. Pleasant announced...
2:43 am on Sunday November 6, 2011

North Charleston company turns regular cars into armored protection

Image by Flickr user 905bosun Stopping things like this: Bullet resistant glass. With 32,000 square feet of space, Streit USA Armoring is stripping down and remaking about a dozen cars a month — adding bullet resistant glass and hidden steel plates...