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Airbags, Firsthand

Airbags, Firsthand

Q--In your January 16th column you received a few questions from “P.D., Portland , Ore. ” asking about airbag warning lights. (SRS light) Your reply, among other things, indicated that in the event of a collision, the airbags might not deploy. And that is true. That’s what the owner’s...

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2007 Opel Flextreme Concept

Flint: Hydrogen, to the Back Burner

Everybody is working on new ways to improve fuel economy and to go green. That's the news out of theFrankfurt auto show. But if you take it a step further, it likely means... read more September 17, 2007 by  0


 
2009 Jaguar XF

Jaguar Losing its Own Name?

The word “Jaguar” will start to be ditched from the back of production cars within two or three years, the firm’s design boss has confirmed. Speaking in late June as he... read more August 27, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione

2008 Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Preview

After a more than decade-long absence, Alfa-Romeo is ready to make its return. The Italian automaker pulled the wraps off its 8C Competizione, on Tuesday, the limited-edition... read more July 31, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Mazda MX-5 Power Retractable Hard Top

2008 Mazda MX-5 Miata: What’s New

Mazda’s quintessential roadster, the MX-5 Miata, adds new audio and comfort features to its soft-top and hardtop models for the 2008 model year. Both Miatas are powered by... read more July 25, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Jaguar C-XF Concept

Flint: Sell Jaguar? No, Not Now!

Most of us think the idea in business is to keep the winners and sell off the dogs. At Ford the idea seems to be to sell off successes, or car lines on the edge of success... read more June 16, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Audi RS4 Cabriolet

2008 Audi RS4 Cabriolet: What’s New

Audi has reversed itself – the RS4 Cabriolet will be offered in the U.S. for the 2008 model year. Audi had said the 420-hp Cabriolet would not make the trip Stateside, but... read more June 6, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Ford Expedition Funkmaster Flex Edition

Funkmaster Flex Returns in Car Wars

Ford’s go-to DJ, Funkmast Flex, is taking the reins at a new TV show that will challenge four teams’ customizing skills. The show, Car Wars with Funkmaster Flex, will air... read more May 17, 2007 by  0


 
An Inconvenient Truth

Cargirl: On CO2, Something’s Gonna Give

An irresistible force, the belief in global warming, is meeting the immovable object, which is the rising cost of oil. Something’s got to give. “I never thought I’d pay... read more May 9, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Audi A5

Audi A5 Gets S-line Treatment

Audi’s new A5 coupe (pictured here) will bring with it an S-line edition when it goes on sale in theU.S. The A5, introduced at the recent Geneva auto show, will be offered... read more April 12, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Audi R8

Audi Prices R8 North of $100K

Audi’s priced the new R8 sportscar from $109,000, making it one of the brand’s most expensive cars ever sold in theU.S. The $109,000 R8 comes with a manual transmission... read more March 28, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Cadillac CTS

Cadillac Lights the Way with New CTS

Think of Cadillac and the image you’re most likely to come up with is that of the classic, finned Eldorado, with its long, lean taillights. Lighting has played an important... read more March 28, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Jaguar XKR Portfolio

XKR Gets Portfolio Treatment

It’s only been around less than a year, but Jaguar’s XKR is getting the Portfolio treatment as its XJ sedan sibling did last year. As a Portfolio-ed model, the XKR stays... read more March 6, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Chevrolet Malibu

New Chevy Malibu, CTS Coming to Detroit

General Motors is rebuilding its once strong position in mid-size cars, according to Troy Clarke, the president of GM North American Operations. “GM needs to have a strong... read more November 21, 2006 by  0


 
2008 Hyundai Tiburon 2-door Coupe Auto GT Limited Engine

2006 SEMA In Pictures, Part IV

2006 SEMA Show by TCC Team (10/30/2006) All our coverage from the Las Vegas aftermarket extravaganza. by Rex Roy Photos by Rex Roy Two automakers elected to use SEMA to make... read more November 8, 2006 by  0


 
2005 Scion xA 4-door Sedan Auto (Natl) Rear Seats

Scion xA, xB Also Retiring

Scion xA, xB Also Retiring The first two models fromToyota's Scion division are on their farewell tour. But unlike Cher, Toyota really means it: the Scion xA and xB will end... read more September 17, 2006 by  0


 

 
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