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2013 Dodge Dart: More Details, First Look Inside All-New Compact Sedan
2013 Dodge Dart: More Details, First Look Inside All-New Compact Sedan

The Dodge Dart is back. Well, almost; next year, Dodge will resurrect the Dart model name in an all-new compact sedan set to replace the unlovely Caliber hatchback. And from the couple of pictures that Dodge had already revealed, we knew that this new model—a compact sedan aimed at mainstream...Read More»

2013 Dodge Dart Compact Sedan
2013 Dodge Dart: New Sedan, Old Name To Debut At Detroit Auto Show

Digging deep into its past, back to the year 1960, in fact, Chrysler Group has resurrected the name of the Dart as its moniker for the new 2013 compact sedan that will debut at the Detroit Auto Show on January 9, 2012. Though the Dodge Dart, which came out for the 1960 model year, endured for 16...Read More»

2013 Dodge Dart Compact Sedan
2013 Dodge Dart: 2012 Detroit Auto Show Preview

Dodge's new take on the compact sedan is here, and it's wearing an old name, but on new, Alfa Romeo-derived hardware, and it will be built in the U.S. Previewed today ahead of its official debut at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show, the Dart seeks to hit a trifecta of small-car goals, with unique styling...Read More»

Japanese travel poster
Japan’s Design And Tech Prowess Remerge At Tokyo, As Trade Woes Worsen

By all accounts, 2011 has been a very hard year for the Japanese auto industry. With the natural disaster of the March 11 earthquake and resulting tsunami, as well as the Fukushima catastrophe and energy crisis that followed, muddled later in the year by supplier issues related to flooding in...Read More»

2013 Subaru BRZ
2013 Subaru BRZ Live Photos And Video: 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

Though many have found the production versions of the Subaru-Toyota joint sports coupe to be somewhat less thrilling than hoped, the 2013 Subaru BRZ is certainly the better of the two, aesthetically speaking. These live images show it carries the staged, studio-shot presence through to reality as...Read More»

2013 Lincoln MKT
2013 Lincoln MKT: Full-Size Luxury Crossover Gets A Refresh

With its recent debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2013 Lincoln MKT full-size luxury crossover may not look all that different, but there are actually quite a few changes inside and out. As hinted in TheCarConnection coverage of the 2013 MKT, the automaker is undoubtedly counting on this...Read More»

2013 Lincoln MKS
2013 Lincoln MKS: Facelifted Full-Size Luxury Sedan Bows At 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

Anyone expecting a major overhaul of the Lincoln MKS for 2013 will likely be disappointed, but Lincoln has made some major changes in the 2013 MKS that should continue to attract buyers. As MotorAuthority reports, although the company is in the process of reinventing the Lincoln brand, we...Read More»

2013 Volkswagen CC
2013 Volkswagen CC: Mid-Size Luxury Sedan Debuts At 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

Now that the 2013 Volkswagen CC mid-size luxury sedan has officially made its debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, we’re pleased to note that the actual four-door coupe looks even better up close and personal. MotorAuthority was all over the scene at the show, and the live photos from the...Read More»

2012 Honda CR-V live reveal at Los Angeles Auto Show, Nov 2011
2012 Honda CR-V: Redesigned Compact Crossover Bows At The 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

Fans and prospective family buyers of the Honda CR-V compact crossover won’t be disappointed with the redesigned 2012 CR-V just unveiled at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show. What the 2012 Honda CR-V continues to offer is what family car buyers appreciate most: versatility, spaciousness...Read More»

2013 Ford Escape
2013 Ford Escape Debuts At 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

For Ford, the all-new 2013 Escape compact crossover is ready to take on the perennial best-selling small CUV in the segment, the Honda CR-V, itself sporting a fresh redesign for 2012. This isn’t just a mild makeover for the Escape, mind you, but a new-from-the-ground-up redesign, as our...Read More»

2013 Cadillac XTS
2013 Cadillac XTS: New Luxury Sedan Debuts At 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

With the debut of the 2013 Cadillac XTS large luxury sedan at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, General Motors executives may now have one more product to compete against BMW. At least, that’s what GM President Mark Reuss has said in recent media interviews from the show floor. The XTS, though...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Spark  -  in lilac metallic
As Bright Colors Rock Auto Shows, Black And White Reign At Dealerships

If you've managed to follow our ongoing coverage of the Los Angeles Auto Show, you might have noticed a trend: While the cars themselves are practical, inexpensive, and more compact this year, for smaller or sportier cars, bright and pastel colors are very much back in vogue on the auto-show floor...Read More»

2013 Ford Escape
At The L.A. Auto Show, It's SUVs and Sedans--Not Sportscars--That Rule

L.A. is the epicenter of luxury-car sales. But if you're looking for exotic roadsters, super-luxury saloons and hand-built sportscars at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, you'll have to look to find them. For the most part, they're tucked away in a sunken gallery, under the walkway that connects the...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Spark shown at Los Angeles Auto Show, Nov 2011
2013 Chevrolet Spark: New Details, Live Pics From The L.A. Auto Show

From its stand at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, General Motors revealed new details about the 2013 Chevrolet Spark, the brand's upcoming minicar that will slot below the new Sonic in both size and price. With this first appearance of the U.S.-spec Spark (a somewhat different version is already...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Azera
2012 Hyundai Azera Preview: 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

There aren't many Hyundai vehicles left untouched by the company's rapid transformation into a top-tier automaker. The Accent was all-new earlier this year--and now, the big Azera gets its day in the sun, appropriately enough, at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show. The 2012 Azera now wears Hyundai's...Read More»

2013 Cadillac XTS leaked
2013 Cadillac XTS Rolls In At The 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

Following an earlier online reveal of the new 2013 Cadillac XTS on GM’s website, the big luxury sedan has been presented in the metal today at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show. The XTS was first shown in concept form at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show as the XTS Platinum Concept, and to our eye, the...Read More»

2013 Ford Escape
2013 Ford Escape: All-New Crossover Unveiled At LA Auto Show

Today at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford takes the wraps off one of its most significant new vehicles, the 2013 Ford Escape compact crossover. It's the first new-from-the-ground-up Escape in more than 10 years, and the 2013 model brings a sleeker and more aerodynamic look, plus a pair of new...Read More»

2013 Ford Mustang GT Convertible
2013 Ford Mustang Gets New Styling And Tech: 2011 L.A. Auto Show

Like a fine wine, the Mustang just gets better with age. Okay, lame clichés notwithstanding, Ford has made a raft of significant updates on its iconic muscle car despite this possibly being the last model year for the current generation Mustang. Coming into the 2013 model year with fresh new...Read More»

2013 Cadillac XTS leaked
2013 Cadillac XTS: First Official Photo

Just one week before its world debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, General Motors has revealed the first official photo of the 2013 Cadillac XTS luxury large sedan. As our sister publication MotorAuthority points out, this image of the production version looks leaner and shows more creases...Read More»

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