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2005 New York Auto Show, Part II
2005 New York Auto Show, Part II

2005 New York Auto Show Index by TCC Team (3/21/2005) Hyundai Celebrates Azera Not many carmakers can celebrate 2005 the way Hyundai is, with a sales increase in January of ten percent, in February of 19 percent, a good-looking month of March, and today’s unveiling of their all new Azera flagship...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»

2007 Honda Civic Si 4-door Sedan Manual w/ST Mirror
2005 Geneva Show: TCC’s Top Picks

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) Best New Concept: Okay, there were plenty of really good concepts in Geneva, like the Dodge Caliber, Honda Civic Concept, and Peugeot’s 407 Concept Coupe, but most were just thinly-disguised production vehicles. Nothing compared with...Read More»

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept  -  2014 Paris Auto Show
2005 Geneva Motor Show, Part II

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/28/2005) Toyota Aygo There’s no question, Toyota is on a roll, having just scored its eighth consecutive year of record car sales in Europe. And the Asian automaker is pushing to keep the momentum going — in part by following the lead of Scion...Read More»

2005 BMW 7-Series 745Li 4-door Sedan Angular Front Exterior View
2005 Geneva Motor Show, Part III

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/13/2005) GM Launching Three-Day Test Drives in Europe General Motors will make 35,000 Opel vehicles available for three-day test drives through dealerships in 40 countries across Europe, announced GM Europe chairman Fritz Henderson. Potential customers...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»

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»

2016 Ferrari 488GTB Spider  -  2015 Frankfurt Auto Show live photos
2005 Geneva Motor Show Preview

2005 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/13/2005) A mini-MPV concept from Hyundai, the first Lexus diesel, an all-new luxury Citroen and the convertible version of the Ferrari F430 are the latest additions to the list of new cars to be unveiled at the Geneva Auto Show, which opens to the public...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»

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

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

Related Articles: 2004 Paris Auto Show by TCC Team (9/20/2004)The well-loved lights of the City of Light take the stage. Chevy Going Global Aiming to leverage its global resources, General Motors rolled out a series of products that will be used to support the launch of its Chevrolet brand in...Read More»

2004 Volvo XC90
2004 Paris Auto Show Index

2004 Paris Auto Show Preview by Henny Hemmes (9/20/2004) Avant que l'exposition commence, nous vous apportons tous les premieres. Drôle, non? 2004 Paris Auto Show Preview II by Henny Hemmes (9/20/2004) Part II, mon Dieu! 2004 Paris Auto Show, Part I by TCC Team (9/23/2004) Chevy goes global, S3X...Read More»

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Industry Report: Sept. 6, 2004

Power Stifles PIN Data With Media J.D. Power and Associates is readying a letter to reporters covering the auto industry that the firm will no longer provide manufacturer, brand or model specific data for news stories. The new policy, say executives familiar with the change, was brought about by...Read More»

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Daily Edition: Aug. 6, 2004

Detroit Incentives Hit $4k Detroit is spending a whopping $4011 in incentives per vehicle sold in July on average, according to Edmunds's True Cost of Incentives report. That figure remains significantly higher than the record industry average $2885 per vehicle. GM remains the biggest spender of...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Daily Edition: Jun. 21, 2004

L.A. auto show to shift seasons In the long-running battle between Detroit and Los Angeles, the folks out West have finally blinked. Bowing to industry pressure, the Los Angeles Auto Show is shifting to November, and will no longer go head-to-head with the bigger North American International...Read More»

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Industry Report: June 14, 2004

GM announces $3 billion expansion in China General Motors will invest roughly $3 billion for a massive expansion of its Chinese production capacity, which will be accomplished by a major new-product assault. GM will take its production capacity from a current 550,000 to 1.3 million units by the...Read More»

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2004 Beijing Motor Show: Part IV

Beijing Motor Show Index Bigger plans for Chinese Focus concept? At the Beijing Motor show, Ford is showing a concept version of its Focus sedan that it says was heavily influenced by the needs and tastes of the booming Chinese market. “This concept was done for China,” asserts the show car’s...Read More»

Beijing Motor Show crowds
2004 Beijing Motor Show, Part II

Beijing Motor Show Index Whose show is this, anyway? There were plenty of news conferences at Auto China 2004’s opening media day. The challenge was finding them. That wasn’t easy at an event that has two competing organizers (or was it four? Or five?) Some carmakers decided to skip the slots...Read More»

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