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Jaguar Backs Out Of CTS-V Challenge, Fisker Buys Old GM Plant: Today’s Car News
Jaguar Backs Out Of CTS-V Challenge, Fisker Buys Old GM Plant: Today’s Car News

This Thursday Bob Lutz will get down and dirty with a handful of auto journalists as well as a few well-heeled ‘civilians’ at a race track in Monticello, N.Y. One noteable absentee will be the 2010 Jaguar XFR, which has been pulled out because of fears its brakes will overheat over the five lap...Read More»

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Toyota Creates New Plant Species, CTS-V Challenge Draws Closer: Today’s Car News

The new MkVI Volkswagen Golf has just hit local showrooms but over in Europe the car has been on sale for almost a whole year and now it’s being updated with a super-efficient 1.2-liter TSI engine packing a 105-horsepower power. The same unit is also available in the Polo and could even...Read More»

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The Smallest Cadillac Ever?

The great thing about covering cars is its randomness. There you are, cranking out road tests, when a Tweet leads you to a site that leads you into YouTube ... and before you know it, there's another story that just fell in your lap. We were doing a little piece on the "Electric Car" video from...Read More»

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Driven: 2009 Cadillac CTS-V

While crawling along in traffic or responsibly setting the cruise on a pockmarked Interstate, it's quite possible to forget that you're in the fastest American sport sedan ever, with more than 550 horsepower on tap. That's a huge compliment, as most high-performance cars let themselves be known in...Read More»

2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon
First Drive: 2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon

The 2010 Cadillac Sport Wagon may be the GM brand's first car with a built-in family-planning moment. "Honey, do we really want more than one kid?" Still, it's far from the horrifying prospect that, say, a Chevrolet Venture might have been, back in the days when GM wasn't very serious about...Read More»

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2011 BMW 5-Series Touring Wagon Rendered

The past 48 hours have been big for wagons. Apart from the buzz surrounding the 2011 Mercedes Benz E-class Wagon, there's also been news of the Cadillac CTS-V SportWagon and Honda's likely U.S. launch of an Acura wagon based on the popular Acura TSX. Now comes a new rendering of the next-generation...Read More»

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Cadillac ATS: A New Small Family of its Own

A new Cadillac small car family will join the GM brand's lineup sometime after 2012, according to executives on hand at a media briefing today in Detroit. TheCarConnection saw an early mockup of the two-door Cadillac ATS, as it's dubbed in concept form. That three-letter name hasn't been made...Read More»

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2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe Comes Next May

The delayed two-door version of the Cadillac CTS is coming in May, and when it arrives, the 2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe will be joined right away by a V-8 CTS-V Coupe, too. A spokesman confirmed to TheCarConnection that the two-door would get the 2011 model year designation, and that it would share...Read More»

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Restructuring Plans: Caddies, 300s, And Grand Cherokees, Oh My

If you've got nothing better to do on a Wednesday morning, we highly recommend you flip through the restructuring plans Chrysler and GM submitted yesterday. (And really, what could you possibly have to do that's more important than that?) Among all the legalese and financial statistics, there's...Read More»

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TheCarConnection.com's Holiday Giveaway Grand Finale!

We've been rewarding you all week for kicking in comments on our blog--and today we're firing off 10 fabulous prizes in our Holiday Giveaway so we can ship them out tomorrow in time for Christmas. But first, yesterday's winner is JKD, who had an unfortunate experience with another iGo: Yes, it’s...Read More»

2009 Cadillac CTS-V
2009 Cadillac CTS-V: What's Inside Counts

We recently brought you some up-information and driving impressions on Cadillac’s world-class, 556-horsepower CTS-V sport sedan. But it’s worth another better look inside the V Series. It borrows heavily from the standard CTS’s stunning interior, and that’s great; it already felt a class...Read More»

2009 Cadillac CTS-V
2009 Cadillac CTS-V: First Drive

Just one hot lap with Chris Berube, the lead development engineer of the CTS-V, and I was seeing Cadillac’s completely redesigned sport sedan in a new light. After taking a few laps of the road course at the brand-spanking new Monticello Motor Club, in Monticello, N.Y., and feeling like I’d...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Volt
2011 Chevrolet Volt: Is This the Interior?

This could be a car interior designed by a group of rogue Apple engineers, trying to woo their way back into Steve Jobs' heart--or it could be the cockpit of the 2011 Chevrolet Volt. The stray image, with no details or claims to its veracity, is posted on the forums over at MotiveMag, where the...Read More»

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2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe Heading to L.A. Show

Last January, we showed you the Cadillac CTS Coupe Concept, a stunning two-door take on the new-for-2008 Cadillac CTS sedan. This weekend at the Pebble Beach Concours, Cadillac spilled the beans on the new CTS Sport Wagon--and though we can't show the final version to you now, they also showed...Read More»

2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon
2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon Bows

The Cadillac CTS lineup is fleshing out this weekend at the Pebble Beach Concours with the announcement of a new 2010 CTS Sport Wagon, due next spring in showrooms. The new wagon has a "dynamic presence," Cadillac says, and its striking shape is an unusual fastback form that's aimed at European...Read More»

2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe Spy Shot
Spy Shots: 2010 Cadillac CTS Coupe

It took a long-range spotting scope to get it, but we just caught the 2010 Cadillac CTS coupe without its heavy camouflage covering.  Now all that separates from the production styling of the CTS coupe is some checkerboard tape--and about a half-mile of distance between the camera and the...Read More»

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Is GM Walking Away from Motorsports?

With all the news coming out of yesterday's big General Motors news conference, at least one significant topic managed to slip under the radar. And it leaves us wondering whether the increasingly downsized giant of an automaker will be walking away from its long-standing involvement in motorsports...Read More»

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More Big Cuts: Can GM Hang On?

Barely a month after announcing massive cuts, notably on the truck side of the business, General Motors today revealed a new plan aimed at coping with the "dramatic" rise in fuel prices and the steady downturn in the American auto market. The numerous steps outlined by GM CEO Rick Wagoner at the...Read More»

Saab 9-X BioHybrid
Are These the Year's Best Hybrids?

Whether you think of them as "fantasies in chrome," in the words of former Ford chief designer Jack Telnack, or as the shape of things to come, concept cars have traditional been a favorite of show-goers, industry insiders, and the automotive media alike. And the best of the year's breed were...Read More»

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