Racing Results: June 24-26, 2005
Racing Results: June 24-26, 2005

By John Gardner It was a busy weekend on the motorsports front. NASCAR’s Nextel Cup went road-course racing atSears Point (Infineon), while the Busch and Truck series were at historic Milwaukee. IRL was at the Richmond bullring, while the Champ Cars were strafing the runways at Cleveland’s Buke...Read More»

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Racing Results: June 4-6, 2005

By John Gardner Racing got back to normal this past weekend, with all the hoopla of Memorial Day weekend fading in the rear-view mirror. NASCAR had all three of its top classes at Dover Downs’ Monster Mile, while Champ Car conducted one of its two oval races of the season at the historic...Read More»

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Racing Results: May 9, 2005

By John Gardner It was a pretty quiet weekend on the motorsports front, as most of the series don’t even attempt to compete with Mother’s Day. The NASCAR lads were down in Darlington , S.C. , and wrapped up by Saturday night in order not to incur Mama’s wrath, while in Barcelona , Spain ...Read More»

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Racing Results: April 18, 2005

By John Gardner All the open-wheel series were off this weekend, leaving the spotlight for stock cars, sports cars and drag racing. NASCAR was at Texas Motor Speedway with the Nextel Cup and Busch series, accompanied by the International Race of Champions. Meanwhile, on the east coast, the American...Read More»

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

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) GM’s Big Tease Anyone who has visited Europe knows that folks on the continent can be a lot more relaxed about things libidinous. But even in a town with a well-established red-light district, eyes were being raised by the unexplained...Read More»

2004 Ford Shelby GR-1 concept
2005 Detroit Auto Show: Making Sense

2005 Detroit Auto Show Index by TCC Team (1/8/2005) The turnstiles at Detroit’s Cobo Center are spinning like tops. Over the coming days, at least 700,000 people will head for the riverfront convention center to get a look at all the new cars, trucks, concepts and crossover vehicles comprising...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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2004 Geneva Show Preview II

2004 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/22/2004) The mists are beginning to clear over plans for the Geneva Auto Show. Once again, it looks like there will be a good crop of concepts and new production cars to make sure the only major auto show held in a country with no indigenous manufacturers...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
INDUSTRY REPORT: Jan. 25, 2004

Kerkorian Not Lying Down Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian on Wednesday challenged findings by a court-appointed official in the investigation of an evidence snafu that halted the trial of his lawsuit against DaimlerChrysler AG last month. Kerkorian's lawyers filed papers in the Delaware court...Read More»

2004 Mini S  MC40
2004 Detroit Show, Part VIII

2004 Detroit Auto Show Coverage (1/4/2004) Kappa Architecture Sure to Spawn More In a show with plenty of strong offerings, few vehicles have scored such solid reviews as the Chevrolet Nomad concept. And that’s generating increasingly open interest among the General Motors executives who would...Read More»

2010 LA Design Winner: Cadillac Aera
2003 Tokyo Motor Show, Part I

2003 Tokyo Motor Show Index (10/21/2003) Dollar Versus Yen The opening of the Tokyo Motor Show was almost overshadowed by the long-festering argument over the value of the U.S. dollar. The Big Three have complained for more than two years that the Japanese competitors have gained an unfair...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: June 26, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: June 26, 2003 Chevy Confirms “Cobalt” Chevrolet will indeed be calling its new entry-level car the Cobalt. Mary Larson, marketing director for Cavalier and Cobalt, said in a release that the Cobalt will compete against the likes of the Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic...Read More»

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Racing Results: 6/23/03

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX Next Race: 6/29 Grand Prix of Europe, Nürburgring, Germany (60 Laps; 7:30 a.m. ET; SPEED) NASCAR WINSTON CUP 6/22 Dodge/Save Mart 350, Infineon Raceway, Sonoma, CA (1.949-Mi. Road Course; 110 Laps) Try as he did Jeff Gordon and the #24 DuPont Refinishes/ Hendrick...Read More»

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Racing Results: 6/9/2003

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX Next Race: 6/15 Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal, Canada (70 Laps; 4.361 KM Circuit Length; 305.270 KM Race Distance; 7:30 a.m. ET; SPEED) NASCAR WINSTON CUP 6/8 Pocono 500, Pocono Raceway, Long Pond, PA (2.5-Mi. Tri-Oval; 200 Laps) Tony Stewart, in Joe Gibbs' #20 Home Depot...Read More»

Volvo production site in Chengdu, China
Power Results Show No Gain

DETROIT — Japanese and German auto manufacturers still dominate a leading measure of quality by J.D. Power and Associates, and most of the industry remains below average in things gone wrong during the first 90 days of ownership. Toyota topped Power's Initial Quality Survey, released Tuesday, for...Read More»

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Racing Results: 4/14/03

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX Next Race: 4/20 San Marino Grand Prix, Imola (4.933 KM Track Length; 305.609 KM Race Distance; 62 Laps; TV Coverage To Be Announced; SPEED) NASCAR WINSTON CUP 4/13 Advance Auto Parts 250, Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA (0.526-mi. Oval; 500 Laps) Jeff Gordon, in the...Read More»

2002 Paris Auto Show logo
2002 Paris Show, Part IV

The Paris Auto Show press days are over, but you can revisit our 2002 Paris Show index of coverage for all the news from the City of Lights. Quite a crowd was gathered around the Delphi display at the biannual Paris auto show this year. It’s pretty unusual for a supplier to attract a crowd at one...Read More»

BMW 1-Series M Coupe MotoGP safety car
DAILY EDITION: Sept. 4, 2002

Subscribe and get e-mail news FREE! CHEVY SETS EQUINOX FOR 2004 Chevrolet says it will market its first crossover vehicle, the Equinox, in the 2005 model year. The new vehicle is based on the company’s Theta architecture — that’s the Saturn VUE to those of us outside the Renaissance Center...Read More»

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