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VW Jilting Detroit for L.A.

VW Jilting Detroit for L.A.

VW will be shifting its interests from the Detroit show to the Los Angeles auto show, now set for November on the show-circuit calendar. VW has struggled with location inside Detroit’s Cobo Hall, in some years resorting to staging press conferences in a cramped basement area to accommodate... read more

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The Week in Reverse

DaimlerChrysler let some driving students in California take the test in fuel-cell cars. In a related story, most of TCC's staff took their driving tests on horseback. Scion... read more June 4, 2006 by  0


Smart Rethinks ZA Billboard

The blog world wins another victory: last week, TCConfidential showed you the smart billboard that referenced “American nothing” in what seems to be a derogatory way... read more May 23, 2006 by  1

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Lithuanian Dude Drinks, Drives, Enters Urban Legend

Yes, former frat boy, you drank and partied like it was 1999, unironically, when it really was 1999, and you got, like, so wasted. But you have nothing on Vidmantas Sungaila... read more May 23, 2006 by  0


The Week in Reverse

Smart ass. The state of Georgia can't catch a car break. It loses on Saturn, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz, then saw its Ford and GM plants get shuttered. And now Kia's plant is on... read more May 20, 2006 by  1


Smart: The Anti-American Minicar?

Smart’s on-again, off-again relationship with America seems to be off again—at least, by the sentiments in what purports to be a billboard found on the side of... read more May 18, 2006 by  2

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Miami Tops for Road Rage

Miami drivers flip out into road rage way more often than those in Seattle or Atlanta. Or so a new survey from AutoVantage says, contrary to TCC’s personal observations... read more May 16, 2006 by  1


Britney Behind the Wheel: Did She Do It Again?

As if the child of Britney Spears and Kevin Federline didn’t have bad celebrity-child karma already on its shoulders! Now apparently little Sean Preston Spears has... read more May 16, 2006 by  1


Padilla Gets Sweet Parachute Deal

When Bill Ford Jr. wasn’t being chastised by an irate stockholder during the company’s recent annual shareholders meeting in Delaware, he took time to acknowledge... read more May 15, 2006 by  0


Flooded Cars Are Election Hot Button in New Orleans

In the slow-moving recovery underway in the city of New Orleans, post-Katrina, flooded cars have become an unexpected hot button in the coming mayoral runoff election that... read more May 12, 2006 by  0


Ford Designer Checks In With “Extreme Makeover”

The stylist who penned the Ford GT supercar had a different job on this week’s run of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Camilo Pardo joined shouting head Ty Pennington... read more May 9, 2006 by  0


The Week in Reverse

Don't look now, but the guy in the picture above wants you in an Audi Q5 and an Audi Nuvolari. He's just really good at hiding his enthusiasm. Saturn's new Sky - hey, at... read more May 7, 2006 by  1

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Tonight, You Scoot with the Fishes

Time for a little mental art. Okay, first, picture a scooter. Then picture a guy on the scooter. Then ram the scooter in the taxi. Funny? Wait, it gets better. Make sure the... read more May 5, 2006 by  0

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S.C. lawmaker uses golf cart to reinforce rich-guy stereotypes

South Carolina state representative Todd Rutherford doesn’t care what the world thinks of rich white guys. He has a golf cart with a stereo and a 15-inch flat-screen... read more May 4, 2006 by  0

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Domino’s Delivers Hot, Fresh…and Dead

You can get pizza in 30 minutes or less — and in Philadelphia, no surprise, you can also get a dead body if you know the right people. In this case, the right person is... read more April 30, 2006 by  0


The Week in Reverse

President Bush's embrace of ethanol and CAFE boosts: is it just us, or does it feel like the hug you get from a nephew who really wants to be in your will? Ford wants a piece... read more April 30, 2006 by  0


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