Detroit

Week of December 27, 1999
Week of December 27, 1999

CLINTON SETS NEW EMISSIONS RULESGM, HONDA JOIN HANDSFORD SNIFFS AROUND DAEWOOFEDS: DON’T FRET Y2K GAS SUPPLIESFORD ZIPS ALONG WITH POST OFFICECHRYSLER BLASTS OLD RECORDSFORD GRADES ON THE CURVEGM GETS LONG-AWAITED HUMMERHARLEY USURPS HONDAVIRGIN DOES PLANES, SODAS, AND NOW, CARSLIGHTS OUT AT NEW...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Ramblings for Dec. 20, 1999

The kurz Benz roadster gets even smaller With every other manufacturer aiming at the prestigious but low-volume super luxury niche, Mercedes-Benz is going in that and the opposite direction. They will unveil an intriguing roadster at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show based on the European A-Class...Read More»

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Ramblings for Sept. 20, 1999

Art and Science Lots of times we hear slogans and kind of snicker at their message, finding it inappropriate to the company or product. Cadillac has been touting "Art and Science" as its mantra, and it fits the company like a glove. With a completely new product line on the horizon and a worldwide...Read More»

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1999 Woodward Dream Cruise, Part ll

Rub-a-dub-dub, two men (and a woman) in a tub. This custom trailer may be the ultimate timesaver, a way to combine your daily ablutions with your morning commute! The community bathtub on wheels (with a working showerhead) was just one of the more, um, unusual modes of transportation to show up for...Read More»

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1999 Woodward Dream Cruise, Part l

This year, it is even more obvious that the appeal of the Dream Cruise is not limited to those who grew up during the rise of hot rodding. Larry Garrison of Southgate, Michigan bought this 1969 Pontiac Firebird convertible shortly before last year's Dream Cruise. He recently purchased a Plymouth...Read More»

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1999 Woodward Dream Cruise

Think of it as a rolling time capsule, a way to turn the clock back to another era when the term "cruising" had nothing to do with the Internet. Indeed, there wasn't an Internet, and not that many superhighways. In Detroit, long before they cut the jagged scar that became Interstate 75, there was...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Week of June 16, 1999

AIRBAGS WON'T MEET NEW STANDARDS GM ARMS TRUNKS AGAINST LOCK-INS AMERICANS WANT TOUGHER SUV EMISSIONS FORD TO PASS GM? GM EXPECTS TO REGAIN SHARE MITSU RECALLS A HALF-MILLION SATURN EXTENDS ENGINE WARRANTIES MITSU, FIAT TO UNITE? FORD EXECS ON THE MERRY-GO-ROUND FORD BUYS INTO EXTENDED WARRANTIES...Read More»

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Week of April 19, 1999

FUEL CELLS HIT THE ROAD GM, FORD EARNINGS UPESCORT STAYS ON CALLGM WANTS UNIVERSAL SIDE-BAG TESTSTOYOTA SHUFFLES EXEC DECKPEARCE NEXT GM HEAD?GM SADDLES UP FOR MORE TRUCKSA NEW PLANT FOR HONDA?GM SETS DELPHI FREEFORD SNAPS UP BRIT REPAIR CHAINGM FUNDS STRIKE WAR CHESTSATURN STICKS IT OUT IN JAPAN...Read More»

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