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2013 Honda Accord, 2013 Toyota Corolla, Dodge Leaves NASCAR: Car News Headlines
2013 Honda Accord, 2013 Toyota Corolla, Dodge Leaves NASCAR: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Dodge announced it's leaving NASCAR and Honda revealed the new 2013 Accord. We take a look at California's gas prices and Toyota said changes are coming to the next Corolla. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Fiat wants to send you on...Read More»

2013 Nissan Altima 3.5SL
2013 Nissan Altima, Fisker Expands, Volvo Teases S60 Polestar: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, the Nissan Altima officially became the most fuel-efficient mid-size sedan in the U.S. and Texas might become the first state with an 85-mph speed limit. Infiniti priced the 2013 IPL G Convertible and Penske Automotive helps expand Fisker's dealer network. All this and...Read More»

Martin Truex Jr led the most laps and finished second - NASCAR photo
NASCAR Partners With Twitter

Twitter and NASCAR are no strangers to each other. Many drivers tweet updates throughout the week, and many teams tweet updates throughout races. But now Twitter and NASCAR have made their relationship official with a new partnership. The first race that will take advantage of this new partnership...Read More»

2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
2013 Shelby GT500, Lexus HS 250h Dead, Apple Patent: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, we've reviewed the 2013 Chevy Silverado--it's carried over for the new model year--and Jay Leno's driven some interesting new electrified Fords. A 2013 Ford Mustang raised money for charity and Subaru may have previewed the next-generation WRX. All this and more in today's...Read More»

2012 Ford Focus Electric, New York City, April 2012
Mercedes SLC Confirmed, 2012 Ford Focus Electric, Recalls: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Chevrolet created a weird ad for the Volt and the 2012 Ford Focus Electric will be the pace car for a NASCAR race. Nissan prepared the 2013 GT-R for the Nurburgring 24 Hour race and Nissan tries to prevent traffic jams. All this and more in today's car news, right here on...Read More»

2012 Toyota Camry SE
Buick Recall, 2012 Toyota Camry Reviewed, NASCAR: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, we reviewed both the 2012 Fisker Karma and the 2012 Toyota Camry. Chevrolet is ditching the Impala nameplate in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series and Buick announced a recall. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We now have proof that women...Read More»

2012 BMW 6-Series convertible first drive
2012 BMW 6-Series, Lamborghini Sales, Geneva Motor Show: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Ayrton Senna's race helmet gets sold at auction and GM forms an alliance with PSA Peugeot Citroen. Automakers gear up for the Geneva Motor Show and NASCAR fined team number 48. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Ferrari released video...Read More»

The 2013 Nissan Altima, sans disguise.
2013 Nissan Altima, Volt Gun-Rack Guy, Daytona 500: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Volvo revealed the new V40 hatchback and Chevrolet released new sales numbers for the the Camaro during 2011. Nissan and Infiniti issue a recall, and seat warmers can be bad for you. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We spoke...Read More»

2012 Jaguar XKR-S
2012 XC70 Reviewed, Jaguar XKR-S Driven, Porsche Crashed: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, the Daytona 500 has been postponed and the first 2012 Porsche 911 has been crashed. The Volvo V40 and Jaguar XF Sportbrake leak out before the Geneva Motor Show, and we review the 2012 Volvo XC70. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection...Read More»

2012 Fisker Karma EcoSport
2012 Fisker Karma, 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Ferrari FF: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Kyle Busch won at Daytona this weekend while Nissan issued a recall. We drove the new 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe and spotted the Ferrari 599 replacement. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. New rules have been proposed to combat...Read More»

Tony Stewart in Goody's vs. BC commercial
Five NASCAR Drivers Say "No Thanks" To White House Invite

When the President of the United States asks you to drop by for lunch, you generally find a way to re-arrange your schedule to fit him in. At least that’s how it was previously, back in the days when athletes considered a White House invitation to be an honor. Get our daily email newsletter...Read More»

Pixar Cars Hudson
Cars 2: There Will Be More Cars

The car, as we all know, is the greatest invention ever. It has been praised in print, music, on the web and particularly in film. There have been so many movies about cars that it’s hard to pick one that has had the most influence on viewers, but you can gauge which movie about cars has a)...Read More»

Academy Awards
Toyota, Honda Sweep ThinkLA Interactive Awards

This year Los Angeles has taken it upon itself to recognize the digital superstars local digital superstars. The event is called ThinkLA, and is the first Interactive Awards Gala in LA. This year both Honda and Toyota took top honors in multiple categories. The Toyota Sienna Family was named Best...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Volt
NASCAR Driver Juan Pablo Montoya Drives... A Chevy Volt?

In the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Juan Pablo Montoya is known for his take-no-prisoners driving style, and his aggressive on-track behavior recently landed him (and fellow Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman) on probation. Prior to NASCAR, Montoya spent six years driving Formula One cars for McLaren and...Read More»

2011 Dodge Journey
Today at High Gear Media: First Drives, Social Hooks, and GPS

Another trio of first drives are fresh off the production line: we're checking in with the 2011 Dodge Journey, Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country. [TheCarConnection, TheCarConnection, FamilyCarGuide] In other first drives, we go for a spin in the Wheego Whip LiFe, but only after sorting...Read More»

Carl Edwards
NASCAR Driver Carl Edwards Auctions Memorabilia for Charity

Roush Fenway Racing driver Carl Edwards is selling off some of his personal racing memorabilia to support a charity that supports orphans in countries including Mexico, Nigeria and India. The auction is being held on November 15th, by Copart, a leading online auction company. Interested fans and...Read More»

2011 BMW X3
Today in Car News: BMW X3, Ford Ranger, Toyota Supra and BP

BMW says it could build a fourth vehicle in its South Carolina plant; it's already building the 2011 X3, which we'll bring you in first-drive form tomorrow at 6 p.m. [Detroit News] The new Ford Ranger is here! On the Web. Not in the U.S. Not that we needed it or anything since we still have the...Read More»

Trace Adkins, Richard Petty in a commercial for BC and Goody's Powder
Things Every Southerner Knows (Maybe): Country Music, Headache Powder, And NASCAR

If you grew up in the South, you probably had an uncle or a cousin or a grandmother who swore by BC Powder. When you slept over on Christmas Eve, you'd rifle through their medicine cabinet looking for toothpaste (you left yours at home), and you'd see the tell-tale blue and white box and laugh...Read More»

Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Revs Up The Social Web, But He Knows When To Hit The Brakes

There are a lot of misconceptions about social media. For example, we -- meaning a general We, the People -- often assume that everyone under 40 uses Facebook, and that they all use it the same way. However, we now know that certain populations came to Facebook late, and that it's not the be-all...Read More»

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