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Is Ford Trying To Tell Us Something?

Is Ford Trying To Tell Us Something?

The philosopher George Santayana once said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it". Frankly, we're feeling a little déja vû. Twenty-one years ago, America was edging toward an economic downturn -- one that eventually spelled ruin for George H. W. Bush. Also: the Cold War... read more

February 10, 2010 by  - 3
 
Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept

Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept: Pictures and Video Interview With Interior Designer

Cadillac's big news yesterday at the Detroit Auto Show was the introduction of the Cadillac XTS Platinum Concept.  To view live photos of the XTS concept taken from the auto... read more January 14, 2010 by  0


 
Fiat 500 Abarth

2010 Detroit Auto Show: Fiat 500 EV

There's been a lot of excitement about the Fiat 500, which is expected to arrive in the U.S. later this year or in early 2011. While the convertible and the sporty Abarth... read more January 6, 2010 by  0


 
2009 GMC Envoy 2WD 4-door Denali Front Exterior View

GMC To Show Off New Model at the Detroit Show

    When GM previewed what models it plans to show at the Detroit Show to the press, a new GMC model was previewed. However, this new model is nothing like what GMC has... read more December 31, 2009 by  0


 
Lancia Delta

Rumor: Chrysler To Unveil Lancia-Derived Model At NAIAS

Chrysler is in a tough spot these days: not only is the company still recovering from bankruptcy and adjusting to the habits of its new lifepartner, Fiat, but Chrysler is... read more December 22, 2009 by  5


 
Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson

Seven Best Quotes From BBC Top Gear and Jeremy Clarkson

The BBC's Top Gear television show is an endless source of entertainment, debate, and amusement for car fans all over the world. As is its tall, acerbic, and frequently... read more December 21, 2009 by  1


 
2009 Nissan Maxima 4-door Sedan SV Open Doors

How To Deal With the Dealer - Ten Do's and Don'ts for Car Buyers

So you have decided to single handedly save Detroit, not to mention, Nagasaki, Seoul, Stuttgart, and Milan by purchasing a new car. Before you put yourself and your... read more December 15, 2009 by  2


 
Japanese travel poster

Detroit Cries Foul On Japan's Cash-For-Clunkers Program

As congress planned the controversial Cash-for-Clunkers program over the spring and summer of this year, there was some discussion of limiting new car subsidies to American... read more December 11, 2009 by  0


 
2010 Dodge Challenger 2-door Coupe SRT8 Angular Front Exterior View

Consumer Reports' Annual Auto Survey Sees Gains For Detroit

A couple of weeks ago, Nelson Ireson reported on Consumer Reports' latest Reliability Survey, which put Ford and Lincoln at the head of the reliability pack. Now Consumer... read more December 8, 2009 by  1


 
The Triac, by San Jose's Green Vehicles

We're Gonna Walk Down To 'Electric Avenue' (With Earplugs)

Halloween is done and Thanksgiving is looming, so that can only mean one thing: just two more months until the 2010 Detroit auto show! This year's gathering will see a new... read more November 13, 2009 by  0


 
Plymouth logo

Muscle Car Flashback: The 1970 Plymouth Duster

With all of the recent merging and downturns for the Chrysler Motor Company, its time we looked back to the glory days of this once prominent automaker. It was 1970 in... read more October 28, 2009 by  0


 
Rusty car [via oldrustycars.com]

For Automakers, Brand Loyalty Hits The Skids

Not so long ago, brand loyalty played a major role in keeping the auto industry healthy. Many of our parents bought vehicles from one particular manufacturer, and they often... read more October 22, 2009 by  1


 
The New Auto Industry Breakdown words only

Must-See Graphic: Cheat Sheet For Today’s New Auto Industry

Over the past eighteen months or so, the auto industry has been going through one of the most pronounced periods of change ever. While the Japanese and South Korean auto... read more September 22, 2009 by  0


 
Transormers special edition Camaro

2010 Chevrolet Camaro Outsells Ford Mustang Again

When comes to Detroit's Big Three, Ford is the belle of the ball these days: the company never accepted bailout dough from the U.S. government, and as a result, Ford's brand... read more September 2, 2009 by  2


 
Mark Fields

Five Questions: Ford EVP Mark Fields

Ford is in by far the best shape of the Detroit Three right now. Their sales are up compared to GM and Toyota, and their 2009 Ford Focus and 2009 Ford Escape were two of the... read more August 28, 2009 by  2


 
'Feral House' by James D. Griffioen

Off-Topic Friday: Detroit Draws Artists

We can't say for sure, but many analysts are predicting sunnier skies for Detroit's auto industry. Chrysler and GM got new leases on life, Ford's doing fine on its own, and... read more August 7, 2009 by  0


 

 
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