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Cost Cuts Squeeze SAE Show Again
Cost Cuts Squeeze SAE Show Again

Related Articles: Burns Ready for Dana Challenge by Joseph Szczesny (3/13/2004) Cost cutting and lost business fail to dismay former GM exec. The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) meeting in Detroit last week reflected the continuing effort across the automobile industry to trim costs. Indeed...Read More»

2016 Porsche Cayman GT4  -  2015 Geneva Motor Show Live Photos
2004 Geneva Motor Show, Part II

2004 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/22/2004) Concept 100EX Is Ready to Rolls To mark the centennial of the company, Rolls-Royce lifted the covers off the 100EX, the latest in a long-running series of experimental automobiles that date back nearly to the day when Charles Rolls and Henry...Read More»

2004 Mini S MC 40 - Interior
2004 Geneva Motor Show, Part I

2004 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/22/2004) Switzerland Shows It Off Switzerland — you can set your watch by the trains, and you can count the number of major car companies native to the nation on no fingers. And that’s what makes the Swiss show a major hit with automakers, who throng...Read More»

2004 Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT
2004 Geneva Motor Show, Part IV

2004 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/22/2004) Maserati Feeding Need for Speed Even as it prepares to launch the third new model in its lineup, the Quattroporte sedan, Maserati has rolled out a fourth product, though getting one won’t be easy. The MC12 is the name chosen for both the new...Read More»

2004 Audi A6 4-door Sedan 2.7T S-Line quattro Auto Angular Rear Exterior View
2004 Geneva Show Preview III

2004 Geneva Motor Show Index by TCC Team (2/22/2004) Corvette Convertible Breaks Cover Next week, Chevrolet will unveil the Corvette Convertible at the Geneva Auto Show. The big news is that the C6 roadster will be available with a power folding top for the first time. The Corvette team has really...Read More»

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DAILY EDITION: Feb. 10, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Feb. 10, 2004 MINI Cooper Convertible Bows at Geneva It took some time, but next month, the MINI Convertible will debut at the Geneva Auto Show and will hit the road this summer. The Convertible will be one of the eye catchers at the Geneva show that opens for the public on...Read More»

Holden vehicle plant in Elizabeth, South Australia
DAILY EDITION: Jan. 20, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Jan. 20, 2004 Automakers Anxious for a Better 2004 The consensus around the auto industry is that 2004 is going to be a good year. The basic assumption is that the economy will grow at a 4-percent or 4.5-percent rate this year and consumer confidence, another necessary...Read More»

Herbert Diess
DAILY EDITION: Jan. 14, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Jan. 14, 2004 New STS Coming in 2005 Cadillac has just released the first photos of its 2005 STS, the replacement for today's Seville sedan. The new vehicle is, Cadillac promises, new from the ground up, though it shares some Sigma architecture with the SRX crossover vehicle...Read More»

2003 HUMMER H3T concept
2004 Detroit Auto Show Preview

You could be at home preparing for the holidays. Or you could be wondering who you'll rent out your 6x8 "spider hole" to, now that the last tenant has taken a very public powder (he won't be getting his security deposit back, you seethe). But if you're even only vaguely connected to the auto...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Racing Results: December 1, 2003

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 Formula 1 World Drivers Champion – Michael Schumacher (6X) • 2003 Formula 1 Manufacturers Champion – Ferrari NASCAR WINSTON CUP FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion – Matt Kenseth, #17 DeWalt Tools/Roush Racing Ford • 2003...Read More»

Chumpcar at Hallett 2010
Racing Results: Nov. 24, 2003

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 Formula 1 World Drivers Champion – Michael Schumacher (6X) • 2003 Formula 1 Manufacturers Champion – Ferrari NASCAR WINSTON CUP FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion – Matt Kenseth, #17 DeWalt Tools/Roush Racing Ford • 2003...Read More»

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Chrysler Shows ’04, ’05 Models

Related Articles: DC, Kerkorian Get Day in Court by Joseph Szczesny (11/23/2003) Judge rules merger lawsuit will see a trial. Chrysler Group, struggling under the weight of a stalled restructuring plan, divulged its full lineup of calendar-year 2004 new product launches along with several features...Read More»

New MINI Cooper's safety and convinience features
Racing Results: Nov. 17, 2003

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 Formula 1 World Drivers Champion – Michael Schumacher (6X) • 2003 Formula 1 Manufacturers Champion – Ferrari NASCAR WINSTON CUP 11/16 Ford 400, Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL (1.5-mi. oval; 267 laps) A blown tire on the last lap cost Bill...Read More»

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Chrysler Shows ’04, ’05 Models

Chrysler Group, struggling under the weight of a stalled restructuring plan, divulged its full lineup of calendar-year 2004 new product launches along with several features and pricing details. Chrysler CEO Dieter Zetche has been on a multi-city tour talking up the new products to dealers. Zetche...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
DAILY EDITION: Nov. 13, 2003

TCC'S DAILY EDITION: Nov. 13, 2003 Ford Credit Rating Cut; ’04 Profits Improving? Standard & Poor’s on Wednesday cut Ford’s debt ratings to the lowest level above junk bonds — to which the company responded by promising better profits in 2004. S&P cast $180 billion of Ford’s...Read More»

DIY Hoverwing. Image via The Nelson Mail.
Racing Results: 11/10/2003

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX FINAL RESULTS: • 2003 Formula 1 World Drivers Champion – Michael Schumacher (6X) • 2003 Formula 1 Manufacturers Champion – Ferrari NASCAR WINSTON CUP 11/9 Pop Secret Microwave Popcorn 400, North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham, NC (1.017-Mi. Oval; 397 Laps) -- Starting...Read More»

Soviet-era ekranoplan
Racing Results: 10/27/2003

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX • 2003 Formula 1 World Drivers Champion – Michael Schumacher (6X; Schumacher has surpassed Juan Manuel Fangio in F1 World Drivers Championships) • 2003 Formula 1 Manufacturers Champion – Ferrari NASCAR WINSTON CUP 10/26 Bass Pro Shops MBNA 500, Atlanta Motor Speedway...Read More»

 2011 Wiesmann Spyder Concept
2003 Tokyo Motor Show, Part III

2003 Tokyo Motor Show Index (10/21/2003) Cartoon Characters As reporters enter Makuhari Messe, the convention center housing the biennial Tokyo Motor Show, they’re greeted by the ear-splitting road of 20 road racing simulators. Along the side aisles, auto parts makers and aftermarket vendors...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»

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