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Spy Shots: Toyota  Hatchback Coupe

Spy Shots: Toyota Hatchback Coupe

Spy Shots: Toyota Hatchback Coupe A crude disguise made of cardboard, yellow mesh cloth, and duct tape makes this prototype look like a high-school project to build a car from discarded materials. But it's not - it's actually a prototype of a new Toyota hatchback coupe photographed recently in the...

July 31, 2006 by 
 
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TCC's Top Picks: Big American Sedans

For a while, it seemed as if big American sedans with equally big V-8s were resigned to history’s Dumpster. But the traditional (and affordable) V-8 “roller” is making... read more July 22, 2006 by  0


 
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TCC Tip: Exhausting Choices

More Car Shopping Tips from TCC You’ve probably noticed the recent trend in automotive advertising: There’s been a newfound interest in emissions bragging rights, with... read more July 21, 2006 by  0


 
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Toyota Says It's Leaning Toward Plug-In

Toyota Says It's Leaning Toward Plug-In Toyota is working on a way to boost its green-machine credentials via a plug-in hybrid, the company's U.S. president told reporters on... read more July 19, 2006 by  0


 
Ford Focus FCV

All About Green Machines: A Primer

All About Green Machines by TCC Team (7/15/2006) The basics - and more - about earth-friendly vehicles. Fuel prices are hovering near record levels, while turmoil in the... read more July 15, 2006 by  0


 
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All About Green Machines: Glossary

All About Green Machines by TCC Team (7/15/2006) The basics - and more - about earth-friendly vehicles. Can’t tell an EV from an FCV? Wondering why that sedan is only a... read more July 15, 2006 by  0


 
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Great Drives: Lake Placid, N.Y.

By Farhad Heydari The grass is apple green, the water is translucent, and the birds are chirping. Hardly the image most people associate with Lake Placid, New York — host... read more July 15, 2006 by  0


 
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TheCarConnection Trivia: July 14, 2006

byMurray Jackson 1. Name the 1970s TV series in which detective Dan Tanna drove a 1950s Thunderbird convertible. 2. Which U.K. sports-car maker used the ad motto “Safety... read more July 14, 2006 by  0


 
Volvo production site in Chengdu, China

Spy Shots: '08 Cadillac CTS

Spy Shots: '08 Cadillac CTS Cadillac's CTS sedan will be new for the 2008 model year. The next-generation CTS will be built on GM's rear-wheel-drive Sigma platform. This... read more July 10, 2006 by  0


 
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TCC’s Gadgets for the Long Haul

More new car gadgets and products Be prepared. That’s our advice if you decide to head out on a Great American family road trip this summer. Cross-country driving requires... read more July 9, 2006 by  0


 
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Letters to the Editor: July 2006

More Letters to the Editor Run, Rabbit, run I totally blanched at the sight of the “Rabbit” sign at the N.Y. Auto Show in April. Oh, hey guys, let’s call it a name that... read more July 9, 2006 by  0


 
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Yoostabees: Speed Laws And Me

I don’t expect much challenge from car enthusiasts when I argue that enforcement of speeding laws constitutes the greatest wholesale miscarriage of justice known to most... read more July 9, 2006 by  0


 
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TheCarConnection Trivia: July 7, 2006

Get more TCC Trivia 1. In which country was the 1960s Sabra sports roadster produced? 2. In Australia , you can see several semitrailers being pulled by one tractor. What are... read more July 7, 2006 by  0


 
2000 Chrysler Cirrus LX

Chrysler Leans on “Dr. Z” In New Ads

Dodge Lays Down Challenger to Mustang by TCC Team (7/2/2006) Retro coupe confirmed for 2008; will it beat Camaro? If you hadn’t noticed, it’s getting tough for an... read more July 2, 2006 by  0


 
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Cargirl: On The Not-So-Legal Uses of Interstates

Special Report: 50 Years of Interstates A look back at the impact of America’s highways from TheCarConnection. My flight fromTucson was due in Albuquerque after one in the... read more June 26, 2006 by  0


 
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Yoostabees: How the Interstates Were Born

Special Report: 50 Years of Interstates A look back at the impact of America’s highways from TheCarConnection. You’re cruising down the Interstate, speed control on 75... read more June 26, 2006 by  0


 

 
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