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Racing Results: April 11, 2005
Racing Results: April 11, 2005

By John Gardner The action was far-flung this past weekend on the motorsports front. NASCAR’s Nextel Cup and Craftsman Truck series were at Martinsville, Va.; the Champ Car World Series kicked off its season with the traditional street race in Long Beach, accompanied by the Trans-Am and Formula...Read More»

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG003S, 2015 Geneva Motor Show
2005 New York Auto Show, Part I

2005 New York Auto Show Index by TCC Team (3/21/2005) Lutz Shoots the Messenger Times are tough at General Motors, but while the automaker had to shell out $2 billion to pay off former partner, Fiat, cancel product and platform programs, idle plants, increase project losses 50-fold and boost...Read More»

Chevrolet Corvette C7R race car  -  live photos, 2014 Detroit Auto Show
2005 New York Auto Show Preview

Scion t2b Concept Auto show season is just halfway through — and next up is New York's auto show, which opens to the media on March 23. Among the introductions set for the New York show is a new concept from Toyota's Scion arm. The concept, dubbed t2b, shows off the brand's "style, versatility...Read More»

2005 BMW 7-Series 745Li 4-door Sedan Rear Exterior View
2005 Geneva Motor Show, Part VIII

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) BMW 3-Series TCC has driven the completely renewed BMW 3-Series, but the model’s official debut for the public didn’t happen until Geneva . The fifth generation of the highly successful compact sports saloon offers more interior space and...Read More»

2005 Rolls-Royce Phantom
2005 Geneva Motor Show, Part V

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) Citroën C1 and C6 Citroën's PR people were proudly informing the press that they were offering something that few manufacturers, and possibly none, had done before — that is to introduce brand new cars at the top and the bottom of its range...Read More»

Nissan BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Concept  -  2013 Tokyo Motor Show
2005 Geneva Motor Show, Part VI

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) Audi RS4 Last week Audi celebrated the 25th anniversary of the quattro with the unveiling of the new RS4 at their headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany. During quattro night, Audi showed its famous rally cars; many of the drivers that brought the...Read More»

John Tulloch, Chrysler CHicago Track 2005
Inside Chicago's Mega Test Track

2005 Chicago Auto Show Index by TCC “So, how fast do you have to be going to launch this puppy into the air?” This is not the question the test driver wants to hear as he pulls a Wrangler up to the 20-foot peak that is the highest point on the Chrysler Group display at the Chicago auto show. He...Read More»

Nissan IDx Nismo Concept  -  2013 Tokyo Motor Show live photos
SPECIAL REPORT: 2005 Detroit Auto Show

300C, Escape Win North American Car/Truck Of the Year Chrysler's 300 series sedan and Ford's Escape Hybrid concept vehicle captured top honors in this year's North American Car- and Truck-of-the-Year awards. The NACTOY presentation, which served to open this year's Detroit Auto Show, is closely...Read More»

2005 Ford Fairlane concept
Ford Revives Past with Fairlane

 2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005) Everything old is new again, or so goes the old adage. In the case of the new Ford Fairlane concept vehicle, it’s the name that’s back again, but Ford is betting that this segment-buster is an entirely new — and better — approach to the...Read More»

2005 Volkswagen Ragster concept
2005 Detroit Auto Show, Part II

2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005) Lexus LF-A Rushes to 200 MPH More pictures: Lexus had a lot of news up its sleeves at Detroit. Over the next fifteen months the luxury brand will crank out 22 revised and new models. Denny Clements, vice president and general manager of the Lexus...Read More»

2005 Kia Mesa concept
2005 Detroit Auto Show, Part VII

2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005)VW Sees New Losses in U.S. Fresh new products such as the Jetta and the Passat won't be enough to wipe out the red ink at Volkswagen of America. Hans Dieter Poetsch, Volkswagen AG's chief financial officer, confirmed in an interview at the North...Read More»

2005 Jeep Gladiator concept
2005 Detroit Auto Show, Part I

2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005) 300C, Escape Win North American Car/Truck Of the Year Chrysler’s 300 series sedan and Ford’s Escape Hybrid vehicle captured top honors in this year’s North American Car- and Truck-of-the-Year awards. The NACTOY presentation, which served to...Read More»

VW Jetta, 2005 Los Angeles Auto Show
2005 Los Angeles Auto Show, Part II

Related Articles: 2005 Los Angeles Auto Show Index by TCC Team Jetta Jumps Out in L.A. An all-new Volkswagen Jetta took its bows during the opening press day at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show, and according to company officials, the operative adjective is “more.” As in more room, more...Read More»

2014 Ford Fusion 4-door Sedan SE FWD Rear Seats
GM, DC Team for Dual-Stage Hybrids

Related Articles: Challenge Bibendum: The Green Test by TCC Team (10/18/2004) Putting environmentally friendly ideas to the road – in China. Slow to accept the concept of hybrid powertrains, DaimlerChrysler and General Motors are taken a bold step that they insist could “leapfrog” existing...Read More»

2005 Mercury Meta One concept
2005 Detroit Show Preview I

Related Articles: 2005 Detroit Show Preview II (12/9/2004) All the import brands. 2005 Los Angeles Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/5/2005)2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005) TCC Previews Los Angeles/Detroit Auto Shows If you’re even only vaguely connected to the auto industry...Read More»

2006 Volkswagen GTI 2-door HB 1.8T Auto *Ltd Avail* Rear Seats
Paris Auto Show: The Highlights

Paris Auto Show: The Highlights Get all our Paris coverage here: 2004 Paris Auto Show, Part I (9/23/2004) Chevy goes global, S3X slips under Freudian radar, Opel Astra GTC clears the air, and Ford's new Focus takesaim. 2004 Paris Auto Show, Part II (9/23/2004) BMW goes 185 mph on H2, the GTI makes...Read More»

2005 Bugatti Veyron
2004 Paris Auto Show, Part IV

Related Articles: 2004 Paris Auto Show by TCC Team (9/20/2004) The well-loved lights of the City of Light take the stage. Bugatti Sets Sights On First Sale The buzz around the Bugatti booth at this year’s editions of the Paris Mondial De L’Automobile is that the luxury car maker expects to...Read More»

Nissan Sway Concept  -  2015 Geneva Motor Show live photos
2004 Paris Auto Show, Part II

Related Articles: 2004 Paris Auto Show by TCC Team (9/20/2004)The well-loved lights of the City of Light take the stage. BMW H2R HUMMER may have the H2 initials locked up, but BMW’s favorite H(2) these days is hydrogen — and that’s the fuel it used to propel a new experimental race car to a...Read More»

2004 Peugeot 907 concept
2004 Paris Auto Show, Part III

Related Articles: 2004 Paris Auto Show by TCC Team (9/20/2004)The well-loved lights of the City of Light take the stage. Peugeot 907 The stunning 907 concept has few antecedents, according to the loosely translated French dialogue we heard on the floor of the Paris Expo. In fact Peugeot says this...Read More»

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