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2 Million Toyota & Scion Vehicles Recalled: Camry, Corolla, Highlander, RAV4, Sequoia, Tundra, More

2 Million Toyota & Scion Vehicles Recalled: Camry, Corolla, Highlander, RAV4, Sequoia, Tundra, More

This morning, Toyota issued a massive recall affecting 2,000,000 U.S. Toyota and Scion vehicles from the 2007 to 2011 model years. According to a statement from the automaker, a manufacturing problem with the power window master switch could in some cases cause a fire. The problem stems from a lack... read more

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2012 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Open Doors

TCC's Most Popular Reviews for November 2010

We're plowing through the list of 255-plus vehicles on sale in the 2011 model year here at High Gear Media--and as we cull our latest drives into full reviews, we're watching... read more December 2, 2010 by  0

2010 Nissan Cube 5dr Wagon I4 CVT 1.8 S Angular Rear Exterior View

Don't Call Them Box Cars

Consumers are a finicky lot. We like what we like--and we don’t like some monikers attached to our preferred set of wheels. On the other hand, many of the target-market... read more October 12, 2010 by  0

2011 Infiniti G37 Coupe IPL

Today at High Gear Media: Infiniti IPL, GM IPO, And More Acronyms

GM's CEO, Ed Whitacre, is calling it quits. He's the company's third CEO in 18 months, which makes Daniel Akerson the company's fourth CEO in 18 months. [TheCarConnection]... read more August 12, 2010 by  0

2011 Scion xB

Preview: 2011 Scion xB

• What is it? The first major update to the Scion xB since 2007 • The basics: A boxy body and economical four-cylinder power • On sale: Now • Price... read more March 17, 2010 by  3

2010 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Front Exterior View

2010 Scion xB And 2010 Toyota Corolla Are Top Safety Picks

We have some good—actually some excellent, award-worthy—Toyota-related news! Both the 2010 Toyota Corolla and 2010 Scion xB have earned the Insurance Institute for... read more March 2, 2010 by  0

2010 GMC Granite Concept

General Motors May Skip TV Ads For Youth-Oriented Vehicles

In case you hadn't noticed, General Motors has been pretty quiet on the advertising front lately. The company hasn't launched any snazzy new-media campaigns like the highly... read more January 19, 2010 by  0

GMC Urban Utility Concept teaser

The Future Is Smaller: GMC Teases The Urban Utility Concept

GMC isn't known for making small anythings, but that reputation may change after the 2010 Detroit Auto Show. The brand associated with behemoths like the Suburban has just... read more January 7, 2010 by  0

Limited-edition Kia Soul 'Ignition'

Limited-Edition 2010 Kia 'Ignition' Soul Rolls Into Showrooms

Here at TCC, we've done a good bit of fawning over the 2010 Kia Soul, and in his expert review, Marty Padgett gave it an impressive 8.2 rating. Like most vehicles in its... read more December 21, 2009 by  2

2010 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Engine

Quick Review: The New 2010 Scion xB

The new 2010 Scion xB has been redesigned with a larger engine for a quicker get up and go from its previous model, and a much roomier interior that makes you say "wow!" even... read more November 19, 2009 by  0

2010 scion iq concept 015

Scion To Energize Its Lineup In The 2011 Model Year

2009 has been a dismal year for automakers, but Scion has taken an especially rough hit, with sales down by nearly 58% compared to last year. That's blamed largely on Scion's... read more September 1, 2009 by  3

Kia VG rendering

Rendered: Kia's New Premium VG

Korean automaker Kia seems to be on a roll these days -- at least on the design front. Its boxy Scion xB/Nissan Cube competitor, the Kia Soul, has held its own in the face of... read more July 30, 2009 by  0

2009 Smart fortwo

New Study: Minicars Ranked By Fender-Bender Repair Bill

If you live in a crowded urban environment, you understand the value of minicars. No, they can't haul sheetrock, and trips to the grocery store become more like social calls... read more June 11, 2009 by  1

Journalist Sarah Lacy, via Wired

Link Love From The Car Connection: $2.30 Summertime Gas, Plus Vids Of Maserati GranTurismo MC, Electric Racecars, And Crazy Lady Drivers

He said, she said-- Remember when Tesla's Elon Musk called that New York Times reporter "a douchebag...and an idiot"? Remember the journalist who was interviewing him at the... read more April 16, 2009 by  0

James Bond's Lotus Esprit

Link Love From The Car Connection: 2009 Scion xB Walkaround, Man Defeats Lambo Diablo, Plus The Fast And The Bi-Curious

Another gift shop for you -- James Bond fans have reason to celebrate: a collector in Cumbria, England has just opened a James Bond Museum, featuring Bond's Mustang from... read more April 7, 2009 by  0

2009 Nissan cube Krom

Pricing Announced For 2009 Nissan cube (No, not 'Cube')

The 2009 Nissan cube hits dealerships in May, and pricing has just been announced. The base model will run an affordable $13,990, with various custom packages pushing that... read more February 11, 2009 by  0


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