2016 Buick Cascada, VW U.S. Strategy, Mercedes C-Class Coupe: What’s New @ The Car Connection

January 15, 2015

From The Car Connection:          

2016 Buick Cascada Preview

It’s already been 25 years since Buick’s last convertible, the hand-crafted Buick Reatta, aimed to be the long-aspiring GM premium brand’s ‘halo car.’ This time it’s looking to drop the top with something a little more attainable: the 2016 Buick Cascada.

Beyond The Cross Coupe, Volkswagen's Plan To Take Over America Involves Adding 100 Dealers

In most parts of the world, Volkswagen is a top-selling auto brand, but America isn't like most parts. Sadly, unless more U.S. consumers start swilling VW's Kool-Aid, the German car company will never achieve its goal of dominating Planet Earth's auto market by the year 2018.

Once Again, Ford Owners Are The Most Loyal In America Says IHS Survey

Competition between automakers may be stiffer than ever, but brand loyalty isn't dead -- at least not among Ford fans. Research firm IHS analyzed 12 months of data and determined that when it comes to repeat customers, Ford is doing fab.

2016 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG (Euro-spec) - 2014 Paris Auto Show

2016 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG (Euro-spec) - 2014 Paris Auto Show

From Motor Authority:

New Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe To Debut At 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show: Report

Mercedes-AMG has just unleashed its new C63 sedan and wagon, in both regular and more potent S trim. The car goes on sale in March and while we’ll only get the sedan here in the U.S., we can look forward to at least one additional bodystyle in the not too distant future: a coupe.

2016 Ferrari FF M Spy Video

In Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ five-year strategy announcement for Ferrari, it was revealed that the Italian maker of some of the finest supercars on the planet planned to give its cars a lifespan of about eight years, with a significant update—Modificato in Ferrari-speak—after the first four years.

Watch The Ford GT Supercar Start, Rev Its Twin-Turbo V-6, And Drive: Video

For a handful of lucky (and persistent) show goers at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, the debut of the Ford GT supercar was even more eventful than for the rest of us. A few lucky visitors got to see and hear the car as it was moved to the Cobo Hall show floor from Joe Louis Arena. Now, you can too.

2016 Acura NSX live photos, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

2016 Acura NSX live photos, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

From Green Car Reports:

Acura NSX Supercar Unveiled In Detroit: This Time It's a Hybrid!

The 2015 Detroit Auto Show saw the return of a fan-favorite supercar, with a new twist. First shown as a concept way back in 2012, the 2016 Acura NSX arrives with a hybrid all-wheel drive powertrain.

Honda FCV Concept: Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicle Coming In 2016 (Live Photos)

We've now got live photos of the updated Honda FCV hydrogen fuel-cell concept, which made its North American debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show this week. A design evolution of 2013's FCEV concept, the Honda FCV was first unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show back in November.

2016 Chevrolet Volt: Celebrities Come Out For LA Launch Party

By this point, the 2016 Chevrolet Volt launch at this week's Detroit Auto Show may feel like old news to followers of GM's plug-in hybrid compact hatchback. The evening of the same day that GM CEO Mary Barra showed the 2016 Volt, it was revealed to a different crowd as well: Los Angeles celebrities.


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