Daily Edition: Nov. 29, 2005
Daily Edition: Nov. 29, 2005

Delphi Says GM Talks Progressing Delphi Corp. said on Monday that talks with General Motors on a bailout were making progress, as the bankrupt supplier tries to slash its way out of Chapter 11. One key result to emerge from the talks thus far is a pledge by GM to suspend the price reductions for...Read More»

2005 Hyundai Santa Fe 4-door LX 4WD 3.5L Auto Side Exterior View
Daily Edition: Nov. 23, 2005

Hyundai Shows '07 Santa Fe, Prices Azera Hyundai HQ in South Korea has released the first photos of the new Santa Fe online at its Korean-language Web site. The new Santa Fe hasn't yet been shown for U.S. journalists or shoppers, and as such, there's precious little information about the new SUV...Read More»

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Daily Edition: Nov. 14, 2005

Ghosn Defends Move to Tennessee Surveys already indicate that Nissan North America will lose relatively few senior managers as it starts to shift its headquarters from Southern California to Tennessee, says Carlos Ghosn, Nissan's chairman and chief executive officer. "Almost all of them will come,"...Read More»

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Strategic Vision Puts Toyota, Honda On Top

Toyota Motor Co. handily dominated Strategic Vision’s tenth annual Total Value Index, which is designed to measure which cars, trucks and crossovers provide the best value for the dollar. But while Toyota captured the most individual product segments, Honda was the top-rated, full-line automaker...Read More»

Chevrolet Corvette production at Bowling Green Assembly plant
Daily Edition: Nov. 22, 2004

Theodore Retires at Ford Ford Motor Co. said Friday that its head of advanced product development Chris Theodore will retire December 1, to be succeeded in the job by Hua Thai-Tang who led the development of the 2005 Mustang. Theodore, 54, has worked at Ford since 1999, having previously worked at...Read More»

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2004 Woodward Dream Cruise, Part I

2004 Woodward Dream Cruise (8/22/2004) Return with us to another era... Rain, rain, go away Mother Nature hasn’t been very kind to Detroit this Summer. It’s been raining almost every weekend, which isn’t the sort of weather you look forward to if you own a classic cruiser. Yet the soggy...Read More»

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2004 Woodward Dream Cruise

They called it cruising. And in the ‘50s and ‘60s, it was one of the favorite pastimes of American youth. It was an era of innocence and high octane gasoline, fast cars and poodle skirts, burgers and “hole shots.” No place had the action found in the northern suburbs of Detroit , where the...Read More»

2004 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4-door LS Open Doors
Daily Edition: Jul. 27, 2004

GM CVT Is DOA The continuously variable transmission installed in some Saturn models and an Opel model inEurope, will be discontinued after a short, recall-flagged history. The transmission first became available in the 2002 Saturn ION Coupe and VUE SUV, as well as a version of the Opel Astra. GM...Read More»

2020 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study results
Daily Edition: Jul. 16, 2004

Freep: Q2 Profits Should Be Good inDetroit Despite increasing inventories and rising interest rates, Detroit's automakers could report stronger second-quarter profits when the numbers come in next week. The Detroit Free Press reports that the April-June financial period could show Big Three...Read More»

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Daily Edition: Jul. 7, 2004

GM and Ford to Up Spiffs Today Smarting from slow June sales and sweating out a potentially lean summer, General Motors upped its lease deals following the holiday weekend and is expected to jack up rebate cash on slow selling models today as well. Ford is expected to increase its offers as well...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: Mar. 15, 2004

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Mar. 15, 2004 Lundberg Says Gas Hits Record High The biannual Lundberg Survey of gas prices nationwide reports that the current price of $1.77 a gallon is a new record. Prices have risen about 26 cents per gallon this year, the survey reports. The previous high price was set in...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: Feb. 4, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Feb. 3, 2004 January Sales Sluggish for GM, Ford While Japanese companies and Chrysler Group posted sales gains in the first month of the new year, General Motors and Ford slumped. According to wire reports, total vehicle sales fell by about 0.7 percent in January, with General...Read More»

Porsche’s U.S. headquarters and Experience Center in Atlanta, Georgia
DAILY EDITION: Jan. 8, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Jan. 8, 2004 Detroit Show: When Paparazzi Attack! Downtown Detroit came alive this week when automotive media and industry executives flooded in from all over the world for the 2004 North American International Auto Show. And despite a brief snowstorm and punishingly low...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: Oct. 15, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Oct. 15, 2003 Spy Shots: 2005 Chevy Corvette Don’t look for a carbon-fiber body and aluminum hydroformed frame on the new C6 Corvette — they’re reserved for the Le Mans effort. But shown here is the latest spy photo of the C6 Corvette coupe, photographed just hours ago...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: Sept. 25, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Sept. 25, 2003 Honda Sells 20 Millionth Vehicle American Honda Motor Co. has reached a milestone in sales — the company has sold its 20 millionth vehicle in the U.S. The company first landed in the States in 1959, but sold its first vehicles in 1970, moving swiftly in...Read More»

Ford Intelligent Vehicles preview
DAILY EDITION: Sept. 17, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Sept. 17, 2003 Millions Drive Under the Influence of Drugs A new study compiled by the Department of Health and Human Services finds that about 11 million Americans, and almost 20 percent of 21-year-olds, have driven while under the influence of illicit drugs. The study, based...Read More»

2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada SE 2WD Angular Front Exterior View
DAILY EDITION: Sept. 2, 2003

Mitsu Ousts Gagnon, Takes On O’Neill Mitsubishi Motors Corp. said Sunday it replaced CEO Pierre Gagnon with Hyundai's U.S. chief Finbarr O'Neill. Gagnon resigned to "pursue other opportunities," but, in fact, was ousted because of Mitsubishi's suddenly bleak results in North America brought about...Read More»

2003 Woodward Dream Cruise
'03 Dream Cruise Short Circuited

2003 Woodward Dream Cruise Index by TCC Team (8/18/2003) Since its modest beginning just nine years ago, the now famous Woodward Dream Cruise (WDC) had never been dampened by serious rain. Nor had it suffered a complete electrical blackout along its storied sixteen-mile route through the suburbs of...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: May 27, 2003

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