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Daily Edition: Nov. 23, 2005
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»

John Krafcik
Daily Edition: Nov. 22, 2005

Dodge Has Challenger Coupe for Detroit A new concept coupe to be shown at the Detroit auto show in January will take the name of Challenger. The long-expected two-door will take on the Ford Mustang directly with a chassis derived from Chrysler's 300C/Magnum twins, along with a 425-hp version of...Read More»

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 2WD Double Cab 147" Trunk
Industry Report: Nov. 21, 2005

"Red Tag" Prices Come to GM Through Jan. General Motors is turning to discounted prices once more to clear inventories of 2005 and 2006 models from its lots. The company's new "Red Tag" promotion, dealers will put maximum prices on vehicles that will reflect reductions on prices of anywhere from a...Read More»

2021 Chevrolet Traverse in IIHS testing
Daily Edition: Nov. 16, 2005

Audi Approves R8 for Production Audi confirmed this morning that it will build a production version of theLe Mans quattro concept. In production the car will be known as the R8, and the new model will issue forth from Audi's Neckarsulm plant starting in the winter of 2006. U.S. sales are expected...Read More»

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton 4-door Sedan V8 6-spd Auto Open Doors
Daily Edition: Nov. 15, 2005

Phaeton Dumped from VWoA Lineup The $70,000 Phaeton sedan will exit Volkswagen'sU.S. sales lineup early next year as the German automaker realigns its future product plans with the vision of its new leader, former Chrysler exec Wolfgang Bernhard. The Phaeton move will also reconcile VW's lineup...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
Daily Edition: Nov. 10, 2005

Ford Has New V-6 For Crossovers, More Ford will officially pull back the curtain on a pair of new crossovers at the upcoming Detroit auto show, the automaker has confirmed. The next-generation Lincoln Aviator and the new Ford Edge will be powered by an equally-new powertrain. Barb Samardzich, vice...Read More»

Porsche Mission E Concept  -  2015 Frankfurt Auto Show live photos
Live From Vegas: 2005 SEMA Show

2005 SEMA Show, Part II (11/2/2005) Subaru spec.B, Honda's hardcore Civic, Hyundai's new Accent hatch. SEMA Making Warranty Pledge It’s the era of customization, and the numbers show that American motorists are spending record amounts to personalize their vehicles. Retail spending on products...Read More»

2016 Nissan Maxima  -  2015 NY Auto Show live photos
SPECIAL REPORT: 2005 SEMA Show

SPECIAL REPORT: 2005 SEMA Show Live From Vegas: 2005 SEMA Show (11/2/2005) The aftermarket meets the OEMs in Vegas. 2005 SEMA Show, Part II (11/2/2005) Subaru spec.B, Honda's hardcore Civic, Hyundai's new Accent hatch.  SEMA Making Warranty Pledge It's the era of customization, and the numbers...Read More»

2005 Nissan GT-R concept
2005 Tokyo Show: Last Words

TCC's Auto Show Index by TCC Team (10/3/2005) Our coverage of the world's major auto shows, year to year. 2005 Tokyo Motor Show Index by TCC Team (10/18/2005) Best New Concept: I have a handful of concepts that really impressed me, amidst all of Tokyo ’s traditional goofy-mobiles. There was the...Read More»

2005 Nissan GT-R concept
2005 Tokyo Motor Show

2005 Tokyo Motor Show Index by TCC Team (10/18/2005) Nissan GT-R Nissan's eagerly-awaited GT-R sports car has come a long way since CEO Carlos Ghosn promised to put it back into production during the 2001 Tokyo Motor Show. Four years later, a new show car, dubbed the GT-R Proto is back on the...Read More»

2005 Honda Civic Coupe EX AT SE Rear Seats
2005 Tokyo Motor Show, Part VII

TCC's Auto Show Index by TCC Team (10/3/2005)Our coverage of the world's major auto shows, year to year. 2005 Tokyo Motor Show Index by TCC Team (10/18/2005) Giugiaro’s Ferrari Celebration One of the most striking cars on display at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show was also among the most difficult...Read More»

2005 Nissan GT-R Proto concept
2005 Tokyo Motor Show, Part I

2005 Tokyo Motor Show Index by TCC Team (10/18/2005) Nissan GT-R Nissan’s eagerly-awaited GT-R sports car has come a long way since CEO Carlos Ghosn promised to put it back into production during the 2001 Tokyo Motor Show. Four years later, a new show car, dubbed the GT-R Proto is back on the...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
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»

2005 Ford iosis concept
Ford Takes New Design Direction

2005 Frankfurt Auto Show Index by TCC Team (9/12/2005) Is the iosis the shape of things to come from Ford? The sleek and muscular gull-winged concept car Ford unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show last week isn’t likely to hit showrooms anytime soon, company officials caution, but it’s likely to...Read More»

2005 BMW 3-Series Touring
2005 Frankfurt Auto Show, Part III

2005 Frankfurt Auto Show Index by TCC Team (9/5/2005) MINI Traveller Concept Despite some time confusion on the floor of the MINI stand – could it really be 4 p.m. in Buenos Aires and 8 p.m. in New York, as the logo beneath would have it? — there’s no confusing the future of the MINI Traveler...Read More»

2007 Ford Fusion 4-door Sedan V6 SEL FWD Angular Front Exterior View
August Sales Run Slower at GM

Katrina Shatters Auto World, Too by Mike Davis (9/5/2005) Automotive losses underscore the human ones. Asian carmakers continued to post big sales gains in August as the employee discounts for all from domestic manufacturers began running out of steam. Overall, the sales were essentially flat...Read More»

2017 Ford Fusion Energi SE Sedan Front Exterior View
GM Has a Hard Sell - Even to Itself

GM Has a Hard Sell - Even to Itself Considering all its quality problems, it's not surprising so many once-loyal General Motors buyers abandoned the brand over the last few decades. Recent studies show GM now catching up to the best of the imports. Three of the giant automaker's brands actually...Read More»

Nissan Hi-Cross Concept  -  2012 Geneva Motor Show
2005 New York Show: Top Picks

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2016 Ferrari 488 GTB  -  Live Photos, 2015 Geneva Motor Show
2005 New York Auto Show, Part III

2005 New York Auto Show Index by TCC Team (3/21/2005) Porsche Goes to the Dogs Carmakers have often been accused of staging dog-and-pony shows at auto shows, but while Porsche had no horses on hand during its event at Javits Center , there were plenty of hounds. The automaker announced a new...Read More»

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