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New York Auto Show: 2011 Nissan Quest A Minivan No More?
New York Auto Show: 2011 Nissan Quest A Minivan No More?

The 2011 Nissan Quest is on the move. This week at the 2010 New York Auto Show, the Japanese car company will show this sketch of the new Quest. But whether or not the new vehicle is a direct replacement for its current minivan, or a crossover vehicle more along the lines of the Ford Flex, remains...Read More»

Sarah Silverman
2010 New York Auto Show: Lexus Hosts Global Warming Debate, Sarah Silverman Moderates

Most debuts at auto shows are fairly simple affairs. A little hip hop, a couple of smoke machines, a stray dancer or two, and voila -- a new ride is launched. But Lexus is taking a different route for the Lexus CT 200h's appearance at the 2010 New York Auto Show: to celebrate the hot, hybrid hatch...Read More»

Kia 'Hamsters' commercial
Video: Nielsen Announces Nominees for 2010 Automotive Ad Awards

Hollywood celebutantes and big-shot producers aren't the only folks enjoying awards shows these days: auto industry types (and their ad agencies) are also getting in on the fun with Nielsen's annual Automotive Ad Awards. Nielsen has just announced its slate of nominees for the 2010 awards, which...Read More»

Mitsubishi RVR
Confirmed: 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport To Debut At NY Show

The press-day reveals of the New York Auto Show are still nearly six weeks away, but we can already pencil in another important debut: an all-new Mitsubishi hatchback (or crossover) that might help awaken the brand from a sales slumber. The RVR, which we previewed a few months ago, will be sold in...Read More»

2011 BMW X5
Preview: 2011 BMW X5

BMW has enhanced its X5 SUV for the 2011 model year, updating the vehicle’s powertrain and styling to keep it fresh in what has become one of the most closely fought segments in the industry. Originally launched back in 1999, the BMW X5 helped change the SUV segment by showing that the...Read More»

2010 Detroit Auto Show, with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi inspecting a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze
Surprise: Auto Shows Really Do Sell Cars, Says NY Auto Show Owner

Sometimes we get a press release that makes us scratch our heads. Take this morning's little epistle from the 2010 New York Auto Show, the nation's largest, which opens to the public on April 2. According to the findings of a "third-party research group," 72 percent of last year's New York Auto...Read More»

2010 New York International Auto Show banner
The New York Auto Show: Now On Your iPhone

The Detroit Auto Show doesn't officially end until January 24, but our attention has already shifted to another major North American event: the 2010 New York International Auto Show, which kicks off on April 2. Fueling our interest is the upcoming launch of an mobile app that will offer additional...Read More»

2010 Hyundai Equus
Start Spreadin' The News: Hyundai Equus Slouches Toward The States

When you're in the news biz, your ears tend to perk up when you hear phrases like "off the record" or "just between us". That's why we got a little giddy when we came across this nifty quote about the Hyundai Equus from an "inside source": "You didn't hear it from me... But you wouldn't be far off...Read More»

2010 Subaru Outback
Subaru Gives 2010 Outback World Premiere At NYC Show

Subaru's one of the few automakers who enjoyed sales increases for 2008. Today at the New York International Auto Show they introduced their new 2010 Outback, which is based on the completely redesigned 2010 Legacy chassis. It's fitting Subaru chose the U.S. for the 2010 Outback's release; many of...Read More»

2009 Hyundai Nuvis concept
2009 New York Auto Show: Hyundai Nuvis Concept

Hyundai has a new concept for the world--one plugged into the future of gas-electric hybrids. The Nuvis concept makes its North American debut at the 2009 New York auto show today, though it's leaked all over the Web like an excited puppy. These are the first official photos, along with the...Read More»

2010 KIA Forte Koup
New York Auto Show: First Pic Of 2010 KIA Forte Koup

Laptops are dying left and right at the Javits Center, so getting info from the floor of the New York Auto Show is trying at best. However, we just got this intriguing pic via the TCC hotline (i.e. our personal cell phones) and this cryptic sentence: "2010 KIA Forte Koup. Yes: 'Koup'. 2.4 liter...Read More»

Nuvis Concept
First Real Photo: Hyundai Nuvis Concept

We're back for Day Two from the 2009 New York auto show at the Javits Center. Over a Starbucks and some quiet time, we looked over at the Hyundai stand, where they're practicing for their lunchtime press conference--and snapped this uncloaked, distant shot of the Nuvis Concept set to go live in a...Read More»

2009 Scion iQ Concept
2009 New York Auto Show: Scion iQ Concept Drops By

Scion always does things differently. This year, they revealed their latest concept by dropping it from the ceiling of the Javits Center in a splash of lurid green lighting and blasting music. The Scion iQ concept is a tricked-out, amped-up version of the well-received Toyota iQ micro-subcompact...Read More»

Honda Dog Friendly Element
Honda Element Says 'Bow Wow Wow Yippie Yo Yippie Yay'

Honda today kept things fun in New York, announcing Dog Friendly components fitted to its 2009 Element small SUV. Changes were made to a 2009 Element in order to make it a safer place for you pooch as well as lessening the chances of you colliding with your canine in the cabin. The Dog Friendly™...Read More»

Bentley Continental Super Sports
Bentley Shows Continental GT Supersports In New York

Even the purveyor of the gas hog six-and-three-quarters-liter V-8 is now joining the green movement. The Bentley Continental Supersports you see here is powered by E85 (a blend of 85 percent ethanol, 15 percent gasoline), thus Bentley Motors' one and only claim to eco-friendliness thus far. Here...Read More»

2010 Porsche 911 GT3
Porsche Shows Off 2010 911 GT3 At New York Auto Show

Today at the New York Auto Show, Porsche showed its new 2010 911 GT3 for the second time since its debut at the Geneva Motor Show. The U.K.'s AutoCar calls the GT3 "the hardest ever 911." A bigger flat-six spits out more power, and a host of electronic chassis aids help the driver play hero in this...Read More»

2010 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
2009 New York Auto Show: 2010 Mercedes-Benz GL Goes Nip/Tuck

  The 2010 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class SUV doesn't look a lot different, but the standard-bearing sport-ute gets small nips and tucks for the new model year, to carry it gracefully through its middle years. Outside, the GL gets new bumpers and grille, daytime running lights and new fog lamps. Newly...Read More»

2010 GMC Terrain
GMC Terrain Debuts In New York: But Can It Trump CR-V?

We wrote last weekend about GMC's 2010 Terrain small crossover, meant to do battle with the likes of the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4. At 30 mpg highway with its base 2.4-liter four-cylinder, the Terrain trumps the former by 3 mpg highway, the latter by 2. We're especially interested to see how this...Read More»

2010 Land Rover LR4
2009 New York Auto Show: 2010 Land Rover Lineup Adds LR4, New Engines

Land Rover is taking the stage at this year's 2009 New York Auto Show with a completely revamped lineup of SUVs--including a renamed entry-level sport-ute. The trio of Land Rover models now includes the 2010 LR4, the replacement for the outgoing LR3, as well as the Range Rover and the Range Rover...Read More»

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