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Sustainability a 'Talking Point' for Lincoln

Sustainability a 'Talking Point' for Lincoln

The Lincoln MKT wagon (or crossover, depending on how you see it) unveiled this morning by Ford's president of the Americas, Mark Fields, and design director Peter Horbury wasn't a complete surprise. But the over-the-top use of sustainable, environmentally friendly materials was. The MKT's body... read more

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2008 Cadillac CTS Coupe Concept

2008 Cadillac CT Coupe Concept

Cadillac's award-winning CTS sedan will likely get a coupe companion in mid-2008, and the two-door version of the luxury four-door has been previewed at the 2008 Detroit auto... read more January 14, 2008 by 

2008 Lincoln MKT

2008 Detroit Show: TCC’s Top Picks

2008 Detroit Auto Show Coverage by TCC Team (1/9/2008)Ford F-150, Hyundai Genesis and Corvette ZR1. TCC Team Best Concept: Lincoln MKT This is a close one, but I am leaning... read more January 14, 2008 by 


Truckin' Like it's 1999

There's one trend that just about everyone who follows and is within the auto industry agree on: Old-style body-on-frame sport-utility vehicles are on the decline. Especially... read more January 13, 2008 by 


Coming Soon: 'More American' VWs

The Passat CC that new Volkswagen of America president and CEO Stefan Jacoby introduced this afternoon will be a good fit for American drivers' tastes and American roads, he... read more January 13, 2008 by  9


Benz GLK Gets Townside, Too

While Mercedes finally seems to have a handle on the C-Class wagon most Americans would like to drive -- in the form of the new GLK crossover -- they're certainly hedging... read more January 13, 2008 by 


Ford Verve Coming in 2010

For Jim Farley, a new arrival at Ford and late of Toyota’s Scion brand, the new Verve subcompacts offer a second chance to launch a new small car into an American... read more January 13, 2008 by  4

2008 Mitsubishi Concept-RA

2008 Mitsubishi Concept-RA

Mitsubishi has unveiled a new coupe concept at the Detroit auto show, one with a drivetrain lifted largely from the rally-driven Lancer Evolution. The Concept in fact uses... read more January 13, 2008 by 

2008 Audi R8 V12 TDI concept

2008 Audi R8 TDI Concept

Last year at Detroit Audi rolled out a Q7 SUV ‘concept’ powered by a V-12 Bluetec turbodiesel making 500 horsepower and 738 pound-feet of torque. Now it’s bringing... read more January 13, 2008 by 


Take That, GM Style: Mercedes Does Weimar Decadence

While across town, General Motors rang in the auto show with hip-hop goddess Mary J. Blige, Mercedes-Benz took their opening press event of the 2008 Detroit auto show in an... read more January 12, 2008 by 


Chinese Brands Not Ready for America Yet

No less than five different Chinese automakers are making an appearance at the 2008 Detroit auto show this week, but according to analysts from PriceWaterhouseCoopers... read more January 12, 2008 by  1


Chevy’s Corvette ZR1 Inspiration Was...BMW?

General Motors’ Powertrain Group set out some tough goals when it laid out the fundamentals of the new Corvette ZR1’s engine. But rather than look at Vipers and... read more January 10, 2008 by  6


Because Corvette News Never Goes Stale..The Indy Pace Car

With all the Detroit auto show embargoes and leaks wafting in and out of our earbud reality (mac/itunes/winehouse/love_is_a_losing_game.aac), we filed away these pics of the... read more January 10, 2008 by 


IIHS Is Head Over Heels for Cadillac CTS

While Cadillac prepares in earnest for the 2008 Detroit auto show--there’s a Provoq fuel-cell-powered crossover and the 550-horsepower CTS-V to see--it’s also... read more January 9, 2008 by 

2004 Detroit Auto Show

2008 Detroit Auto Show: Getting There

Despite the griping about the weather, Detroit draws crowds downtown the North American International Auto Show. Hosted, as always (almost) at Cobo, the show dates for this... read more January 9, 2008 by 

2008 HUMMER HX Concept - Jabonski

2008 HUMMER HX Concept

General Motors is known to have had its eye on the niche occupied by the Jeep Wrangler. And at the Detroit auto show next week, it will reveal more of its intentions to field... read more January 8, 2008 by  2


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