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Design Students: Opel Wants You To Create A 'Lounge In Motion'

Design Students: Opel Wants You To Create A 'Lounge In Motion'

Like Whitney Houston, Opel believes that children are the future -- of cars. The German subsidiary of General Motors has just launched a contest for design students, with the goal of creating a concept car that could one day roam the roads. The contest rolls out in two stages. Stage one centers on... read more

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2010 Prius vs. 2007 Prius

Toyota Prius Passion Contest Is Ending

In the U.S. the Toyota Prius has been around for ten years. Arising out of a Toyota document called the Earth Charter, the Prius went through five years of planning and... read more August 12, 2010 by  0


 
2010 Ford Transit Connect

Passenger Van Review: 2010 Ford Transit Connect

It's difficult to put the Ford Transit Connect into one particular category. It has a small 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that gets a mere 136 horsepower, and is more based... read more August 10, 2010 by  0


 
2010 Volvo C30

Smart Car Shopping: Who's In Control Here? Part II

Car dealers train their sales staff to stay in control of a customer’s buying process at all times. There is a well established sequence of events that begins when... read more August 1, 2010 by  0


 
2009 Honda FCX Clarity

Top 5 Japanese Car Ads

You live on a crowded island, you tend to lack a few things. Like a proper perspective on the world, or a diversified gene pool. Or perhaps you begin to do crazy things like... read more July 15, 2010 by  1


 
2007 Subaru Impreza 4-door H4 MT i Side Exterior View

Subaru Could Be In For An Extreme Makeover

Subarus are many things: sporty, reliable, fun to drive, and a favorite among tuners. But there's one thing Subarus aren't, at least by conventional standards: pretty. One... read more July 14, 2010 by  1


 
gm direct injection technology 021

The Benefits Of Direct Injection

Modern direct injection systems use a high pressure design, though some of the earlier models used a low pressure system. There are a couple of benefits to using a high... read more July 1, 2010 by  0


 
Carbon Motors E7

Has The Cop Car Gone Soft? Carbon Motors Says No

How many times have you seen a police car, especially a Ford Crown Vic, not the Mercedes E-Class or BMW 5 Series you see over in Germany (lucky Polizei!) and thought... read more June 30, 2010 by  0


 
2009 Nissan Altima 4-door Sedan I4 CVT S Open Doors

Auto Insurance Coverage Explained

Auto insurance is a necessity. Picking the right car insurance coverage protects you if you cause an accident, or if a tree limb lands on your car. It’s important to... read more June 25, 2010 by  0


 
Pirelli P-Zero Super Trofeo tire

How Safe Can An Old Tire Be?

Tire aging has surfaced as an issue in a civil trial that has two huge automotive names defending themselves in a Montana courtroom. Ford and Firestone are two of the... read more June 13, 2010 by  0


 
2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck Wheel Cap

Tire Aging: The Unseen Danger

Most car owners think that the best way to measure how safe their tires are is by using a tread depth gauge (or Abe Lincoln’s head on a penny), but maybe you should be... read more June 8, 2010 by  0


 
2006 HUMMER H1 Alpha

Man Versus Hummer (And A Brief History)

In 1985, AM General began production on the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV), or Humvee. After the vehicle received considerable positive attention during... read more June 1, 2010 by  0


 
2002 Mercury Cougar Sport Premium

Have You Driven A Hideous Mercury Lately?

I read today that Ford may well be winding down Mercury a brand that once had a brand image, a car line and products that people once bought. And for the life of me, when I... read more May 28, 2010 by  0


 
2008 Lamborghini Gallardo

Volkswagen Takes Controlling Stake in Italdesign Giugiaro

On Tuesday the Volkswagen Group announced, at a joint press conference with Italdesign Giugiaro, it will take a 90.1 percent stake in the Italian design firm, with the... read more May 27, 2010 by  1


 
2005 Buick LaCrosse 4-door Sedan CXS Dashboard

Do You Need a Bill of Sale To Sell Your Car Privately?

More Americans are selling their cars on their own instead of trading them in. It’s another consequence of the economic downturn. Yet most of us only sell a handful of... read more May 17, 2010 by  0


 
2010 Ford Transit Connect

Ford Transit Connect: Truck Of The Year

At the 2008 Chicago Auto Show, the Ford Transit Connect was revealed, a truly revolutionary automobile for the North American market. The Transit Connect brings a... read more May 11, 2010 by  1


 

 
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