2008 Audi R8 TDI Concept
2008 Audi R8 TDI Concept

Last year at Detroit Audi rolled out a Q7 SUV ‘concept’ powered by a V-12 Bluetec turbodiesel making 500 horsepower and 738 pound-feet of torque. Now it’s bringing forth another ‘concept’ that’s even more fit for this rip-roaring oil-burner: the mid-engine R8 sports car. It’s more fit...Read More»

2007 Subaru Exiga Concept
2007 Subaru Exiga Concept

The Tokyo Motor Show is known for its outlandish and often excessive designs, but look closely and you may catch a glimmer of what’s really in store from manufacturers like Subaru. The maker’s Exiga is being billed as a concept, but it has the look of a production-ready model, perhaps a...Read More»

2007 Suzuki Kizashi concept
Kizashi is Suzuki’s Frankfurt Concept

By its own admission, in car terms Suzuki has only ever been a manufacturer of compact vehicles and 4x4s. But all that could be about to change. At next month’s Frankfurt Motor Show, the Japanese firm will unveil a concept version of a D–segment family sedan. Called Kizashi — which means...Read More»

2007 Kia Rondo SX Concept
2007 Kia Rondo SX Concept

A sporty version of the new Kia Rondo crossover just going on sale at dealers nationwide makes its debut at the Chicago auto show. The Rondo SX, Kia says, “features an aggressive front and rear treatment as well as a tuned suspension and other performance modifications. A unique interior...Read More»

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2007 Chicago Auto Show

NEWS New Highlander Coming to Chicago by Marty Padgett (1/20/2007)Hybrid version on the agenda at McCormick Place, too. New Scions To Bow in Chicago by Marty Padgett (1/19/2007)Second-gen xB, new xD coming to Feb. show. Titan Facelift Coming to Chicago Show by Joseph Szczesny (1/15/2007)Big trucks...Read More»

2007 Suzuki Flix
At Suzuki, Time Out For Flix

TheDetroit auto show puts the media to the test – not in how much coverage they can generate, but in how long their feet will hold out against Cobo Hall’s concrete floors. Suzuki’s solution to low back pain came in the form of the Flix concept wagon, a version of the XL7 crossover turned into...Read More»

2007 MINI Cabrio Sidewalk
The Week in Reverse: December 15, 2006

Question: it’s called the MINI Cabrio Sidewalk, so why won’t they let you drive it on one? Pedestrians, look out! So, this is what happens when they don’t ask me to join in the voting. (If I were on the jury, we’d have also voted to impeach the Aztek for high crimes and misdemeanors.)...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe
RELEASE: 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe U.S. Ski Team

2006 SEMA Show by TCC Team (10/30/2006)All our coverage from the Las Vegas aftermarket extravaganza. Chevrolet and the U.S. Ski Team are strong partners, and the uniquely outfitted U.S. Ski Team Tahoe is an extension of this relationship. The all-new 2007 Chevy Tahoe is an ideal winter activity...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
TCC Trivia: Jan. 27, 2006

by Murray Jackson Get more TCC Trivia 1. Which Beach Boys song contains the words "competition clutch with the 4-on-the-floor"? 2. License plates in Canada's Northwest Territories have this distinctive feature. 3. Which vehicles were racing in Chuck Berry's song "Maybellene"? 4. Name the Dodge...Read More»

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2002 Dream Cruise Day One

by Mark Phelan Get all the 2002 Dream Cruise coverage here: 2002 Woodward Dream Cruise (8/16/2002) The annual Woodward Dream Cruise, which draws classic cars and car buffs from around the world to Detroit, officially begins Saturday. Woodward Avenue was crowded with cruisers getting an early start...Read More»

Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix
Racing Results for October 9, 2000

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX 10/8 Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka, Japan (192.995 miles - 33 laps) Michael Schumacher, Marlboro Ferrari (Victory Margin: 4.2 secs.) Schumacher wins 1st World Driver's Championship in 21 yrs. for Ferrari! Next Race: 10/22 Malaysian Grand Prix, Sepang, Malaysia (189.42 miles -...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
Racing Results for Sept. 25, 2000

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX 9/24 U.S. Grand Prix, Indianpolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN (73 laps) Michael Schumacher, Marlboro Ferrari (Victory Margin: 12.118 secs., 1:36:30 Race Time) Next Race: 10/8 Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka, Japan (3:00 p.m.; 192.995 miles - 33 laps) NASCAR WINSTON CUP...Read More»

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