March

2002 Paris Auto Show, Part I
2002 Paris Auto Show, Part I

The Paris Auto Show press days are over, but you can revisit our 2002 Paris Show index of coverage for all the news from the City of Lights. CHRYSLER TRYING EUROPE AGAINThe U.S. arm of DaimlerChrysler AG has spent years trying to find a way to build demand for its brand in Europe, but so far with...Read More»

New York Auto Show logo
2002 NY Auto Show Preview

sponsored by Toyota While you’re snug in your cubicle this week, TheCarConnection is taking on New York’s annual auto show. That’s right — in between the off-Broadway prequel to The Producers and the fabulous pre-dinner theater available on the #9 train, our team of reporters will be...Read More»

2016 Kia Optima
2002 Geneva Show, Part IV

Index: 2002 Geneva Motor Show by TCC Team (3/5/2002) SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE “This is neutral country,” noted Bruno Lurati, manager of the Geneva Motor Show. Among the top five global motor shows, the March event is the only one to occur in a country where there is no automotive manufacturing...Read More»

2007 Ford Fusion 4-door Sedan V6 SEL FWD Side Exterior View
WJR: Minicars, Maxi Hopes?

Where do small cars fit in…in a country where big sedans, full-size pickups and massive sport-utes dominate the road? This year’s Geneva Motor Show actually provides a hint. With crowded streets and gasoline running upwards of $4 to $5 a gallon, Europeans need small cars, but that doesn’t...Read More»

2002 Toyota Tundra Stepside concept
2002 Chicago Show, Part II

2002 Chicago Show, Part I by TCC Team (2/5/2002) 2002 Chicago Show, Part III by TCC Team (2/7/2002) sponsored by Toyota TRUCK WARS: THE BATTLE FOR CHICAGO U.S. motor vehicle sales may be on the decline, but you wouldn’t know it from the demand for pickup trucks, especially full-size models. And...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
Consumer Car News: 2/11/02

TCC DOES CHICAGO AUTO SHOWThe 2002 Chicago Auto Show is over for the media -- but if you missed the big news from last week you can find it here today at TheCarConnection.com. We have the complete story from the show floor, including the new wave of products for Pontiac and the 390-hp Mustang to...Read More»

2002 Detroit Auto Show logo
2002 Detroit Show, Part V

2002 Detroit Auto Show by TCC Team (1/7/2002) sponsored by Toyota DODGE GETS SRT-10 RAMAs if the Los Angeles show’s 205-hp Neon RT weren’t enough, Dodge took the Detroit opportunity to show off the Ram SRT-10, a fierce full-size truck with Viperesque performance credentials. It sports the 2003...Read More»

Ford Intelligent Vehicles preview
Consumer Car News: 1/14/02

TCC TOPS OFF DETROIT SHOW COVERAGEThe Detroit show opens to the public on Saturday, and before you brave the crowds at Cobo, get the first look at what you’ll see at the 2002 North American International Auto Show today at TheCarConnection.com. Click into our five galleries of news and photos and...Read More»

2001 Jeep Wrangler Sahara
2001 Tokyo Show, Part III

2001 Tokyo Motor Show Index by TCC Team (10/22/2001) PERFORMANCE AT ANY PRICE? Volkswagen’s new CEO is giving all-but official confirmation the automaker will put its W-12 supercar into production. “I love it, but the question is whether customers will love it,” cautioned Bernd Pischetsrieder...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
TCC's Daily Edition: 10/16/01

TODAY’S TOP STORIES VW UNVEILS D1 LUXURY FOUR-DOOR Can the company that made its name selling cheap and basic transportation find a niche in the luxury car market? Volkswagen is clearly set to give it a try. The company is showing just what its D1 upmarket sedan is going to look like when it...Read More»

54715 a vol
Weekly News: May 21, 2001

OPTIMAS RECALLED Kia is recalling Optima models for a wiring problem that could prevent the airbag system from functioning properly. The seat adjustment mechanism on the cars might pinch the airbag system's wiring, potentially causing a malfunction. The recall affects 9461 vehicles. ROLLERS...Read More»

2008 cadillac sts review 007
Weekly News: February 19, 2001

DC MAY EDGE VOLVO OUT OF MITSUBISHI VENTURE Volvo and Mitsubishi may soon end their joint venture operations due to DaimlerChrysler interest in Mitsubishi's car and truck operations, according to Reuters and London's Financial Times. A Mitsubishi alliance would give the automaker a doorway into the...Read More»

Audi Q8 concept, 2017 Detroit auto show
2000 Paris Auto Show, Part I

Click image for larger view WE ARE THE WORLD—CAR. The first-generation Mondeo was supposed to usher in a new era of world cars for Ford Motor Co. But it never quite lived up to expectations. Now Ford’s trying again and the second-generation Mondeo is roomier, sleeker and more technically...Read More»

2000 Porsche 911 Carrera
Week of April 24, 2000

VISTEON FREE AT LASTFORD'S SWEET SIXTEENDAIMLERCHRYSLER MIXED BAGIN-CAR PRODUCTIVITY PARTNERSTOPLESS LEXUSNISSAN'S BIG TRUCKHONDA INCREASES INSIGHT AVAILABILITYPREORDER PRIUS ONLINEPORSCHE RECALLS 911C4ANOTHER BID FOR ROVERBMW AND MERCEDES-BENZ COMPACTS VISTEON FREE AT LAST Ford Motor Company...Read More»

Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV II  -  2015 Geneva Motor Show live photos
Los Angeles Auto Show

The Greater Los Angeles Auto Show will be the first major international auto show of 2000. When it opens to the public on January 8, visitors will get a chance to view the world debuts of at least 17 vehicles. This week at The Car Connection, we’re offering you this special sneak peek of a...Read More»

2000 Nissan Pathfinder
2000 L.A. Auto Show Preview

The Greater Los Angeles Auto Show will be the first major international auto show of 2000. When it opens to the public on January 8, visitors will get a chance to view the world debuts of at least 17 vehicles. This week at The Car Connection, we’re offering you this special sneak peek of a...Read More»

New Volvo XC90 safety and convenience features
Week of November 8, 1999

SEMA SHOWS OFF THE AFTERMARKETCURTAINS FOR PLYMOUTHFORD, GM SUPPLIERS GO ONLINEECLASSICS.COM COMING TO THE NETFORD TURNING TO CUSTOM CENTERSOCTOBER SALES FIND DOMESTICS DOWNTOP 20 SELLERSNHTSA MODIFIES AIRBAG STRATEGYGM CARS TO HOOK INTO INTERNETMAZDA TO SELL CARS ONLINEDELPHI AND HARLEY HOOK...Read More»

1999 Bugatti Chiron
1999 Frankfurt Show, Part I

One only has to look at a map of the Frankfurt Motor Show to get an idea of its importance. The event, which takes place every other year, fills more than a dozen convention halls and sprawls over nearly a square mile. The Motor Show coincides with what is on line to become a record-breaking year...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Week of July 12, 1999

M-CLASS, RX300 GET TOP CRASH HONORS NHTSA LEAVES DC MINIVANS ALONE GM SAYS CRASH TESTS SHOULDN’T APPLY GM SOCKED WITH $5 BILLION VERDICT RECALL ROUNDUP VW TO TAKE ON BENZ, BMW, AUDI? FIAT, MITSU TO BUILD SUV BENZ SLR GETS GREEN LIGHT GM, ISUZU DO A DIESEL FOR TRUCKS BENZ SUED OVER V-6 HEADS GM...Read More»

The Car Connection Daily Headlines
I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.
Thank you! Please check your email for confirmation.