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GM Sells Saturn; Penske Becomes A Virtual Automaker

GM Sells Saturn; Penske Becomes A Virtual Automaker

General Motors has been shopping Saturn to potential buyers for months, and rumors recently began circulating that the company had found one in Penske Automotive Group. In a win-win-win for GM, Saturn, and Saturn fans, those rumors have now come true. Penske will purchase the soon-to-be-orphaned... read more

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2009 Pontiac G8

GM Cuts Pontiac and 21,000 Jobs

GM has announced it will cut 21,000 jobs and Pontiac will be shut down next year, as the company tries to avert a bankruptcy proceeding by the end of May. The new plan for... read more April 27, 2009 by  4


 
2007 Audi Cross Coupe Concept

2012 Audi Q3 Confirmed

The 2012 Audi Q3 sport-ute is on the way--and it's making a nest in Martorell, Spain. Audi announced this morning that the Q3 would be built at Martorell, and would enter... read more April 22, 2009 by 


 
2009 Toyota Camry

Toyota Execs Root For GM Sales Recovery

Speaking of GM's horrendous sales numbers, Toyota senior managing director Yasuhiko Ichihashi said: "We don't see it as an opportunity." He stated very clearly that he and... read more April 2, 2009 by  1


 
2009 Ford F-150

Ford And Chevy Unite For Joint Duramax Diesel Project

Proving that the threat of bankruptcy proceedings makes for the unlikeliest of bedfellows, we found out from folks at PickupTrucks.com that the Blue Oval and the Bow Tie are... read more April 1, 2009 by  3


 
2008 Ford Explorer America Concept

Car-Based 2011 Ford Explorer Rumored For Chicago Assembly

It's looking like the 2011 Ford Explorer will be produced at the same Chicago factory that assembles the Ford Taurus X. This has fueled speculation that the next-gen Explorer... read more March 30, 2009 by 


 
Tesla Model S unveiling

Tesla Model S Electric Sedan Unveiled Today In LA Rocket Factory

Tesla motors has talked and teased its all-electric Model S sedan to death. But today at noon, Pacific Time, the official unveil goes down in Los Angeles. Location: "a... read more March 26, 2009 by 


 
2007 Mercedes-Benz GL450

Mercedes To Expand GL-, R-, and M-Class Alabama Factory

Inexplicably, Mercedes-Benz looks to be preparing an expansion of its Vance, Ala. factory that currently produces its M-, GL-, and R-Class vehicles. Mercedes posted a steep... read more March 22, 2009 by 


 
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Jaguar Leaps To First In J.D. Power Rankings; Buick Ties Jag

The British marque Jaguar, once infamous for being in the shop more than on the road, has risen to the unlikely spot of first place in a J.D. Power vehicle dependability... read more March 19, 2009 by  2


 
2009 Mercury Mariner Hybrid

Ford Celebrates Production Of 100,000th Hybrid SUV

Further proving that Ford is the one domestic carmaker that understands the brave new world of automaking, today its Kansas City assembly plant spit out their 100,000th... read more March 10, 2009 by  5


 
Daniel Simon concept for Cosmic Motors

Link Love From The Car Connection: Spacecar Concepts, Active Wheel Gets Real, And Hot Robot Action

Like a highly trained ninja or some straight-to-video Disney crapfest, Monday snuck up on us again. How does this happen? Space racing -- Daniel Simon has cranked out designs... read more March 9, 2009 by 


 
2007 TH!NK

TH!NK Thinks 112-Mile Range, 62 mph Max Will Resonate in U.S.

Sister site All Cars Electric today announced that Norwegian automaker TH!NK, purveyor of the TH!NK city electric car, is planning an aggressive move into the U.S. market... read more March 6, 2009 by  6


 
Carbon Motors E7

Ultimate Cop Car Manufacturing RFP Sent To GA, IN, MI, NC, & SC

We told you about the strange, cool, and rather unbelievable Carbon Motors E7 police cruiser last fall: aluminum spaceframe, 50/50 weight distribution, four-wheel independent... read more March 4, 2009 by  3


 
Volkswagen New Mid-size Sedan

Germans Have Arrived in Chattanooga

A delegation of the big wigs from Germany, a delegation of Lower Saxony including the former Minister of Economics, Labor and Transport, Walter Hirche, have dropped in to... read more February 26, 2009 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Cruze

Chevrolet Cruze And Volt 'Family 0' engines Share Space

Yesterday General Motors announced that despite massive cutbacks, it will still be investing $250 million to make the 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine that will power (or help... read more February 25, 2009 by 


 
2010 Chevrolet Camaro Early Production

Early Production 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS And LT Driven

Early production (as in a couple tweaks away from standard issue) 2010 Chevrolet Camaros have been delivered to lucky buyers Scott Settlemire, Cheryl Pilcher, and John... read more February 23, 2009 by  5


 
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