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Monday, September 10, 2007

MITSUBISHI CONCEPT cX - Frankfurt Auto Show

It seems that a disproportionate amount of new concepts wish to be different things to different people. That's fine; it's good. S...

KIA KND-4 - Frankfurt Auto Show

Kia doesn't really expect you to look at the KND-4 concept and then walk away thinking about its engine, or techy features, or Blu-ray p...

FORD VERVE - Frankfurt Auto Show

Debuting the Verve in Europe does not a Europe-only car make. Ford will likely rebody this concept's underpinnings to display at a cou...

CITROEN'S C-CACTUS - Frankfurt Auto Show

Could the C-Cactus be a future Citroen product? Well, probably not for us North Americans, considering Citroen's absence from our mark...

Sunday, September 9, 2007

THE WORST CARS EVER?

Worst , or worse, or as some 5-year olds and Shakespeare say, "worser", are very harsh words. TIME magazine, that paragon of week...

Friday, September 7, 2007

CONTRARY TO CONSPIRACY THEORIES, GAS MILEAGE IS RISING

Based on preliminary sales estimates, the Transportation Department in the US of A has declared that 2007 will be a very efficient year, fue...

KIA BUZZ REPAIRS & OTHER AUTOMOBILIA

The editor responsible for Kia BUZZ, as talked about on GCBC yesterday , is atte mpting to fix the problems on that site as soon as possible...

Thursday, September 6, 2007

LEXUS SPARES THE GS V8 FROM EMBARRASSMENT

Ad mit it. Your compassionate inner being was beginning to feel an inordinate amount of, er... compassion toward the poor V8 engine in Lexu...

FORD MAKES A KUGA WORTH CRAVING

Ford's new European design philosophy has been complemented on GCBC bef ore, even in the most recent Auto Olympic showdown. The new ...

KIA ENTERS THE BLOGOSPHERE

Sim ilar to the theory GM Europe used with its Social Media Newsroom , but not nearly as well executed or in-depth, Kia has launched www.k...

GM EUROPE OPENS SOCIAL MEDIA NEWSROOM

General Motors European arm is swinging for the proverbial fence. An unseen techno fence, that is. The online presence of GM Europe has gr...

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

EXTREME SPORTS CARS YOU MAY NEVER SEE.....

In this world of ever-tightening regulations, ever-dwindling derestricted highways, ever-increasing traffic, and ever-decreasing oil reser...

Monday, September 3, 2007

ACROSS THE POND - RENAULT

International delight, national pride, importing nightmares. Apply any or all of these terms to Renault's interesting history. Histor...

Friday, August 31, 2007

PRICE HIKES ARE EVERYWHERE

Yes , pr ice hikes on the models you know and love (and hate) are popping up everywhere. But it's not all bad news. Think percentages ...

YOUR CAR WAS DEVELOPED HERE

It is becoming increasingly likely that your next car is being developed at one of the most famous racetracks known to man. The Nurburgrin...

FAST FACTS FROM THE CAR WORLD

Mercedes-Benz smallest coupe/convertible, the SLK, is available with a few different engines. The most extreme example of th e SLK hardtop...

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

LETTER FROM HONDA TO CANADIANS

Recently noticed the following at www.hond a.ca in a not-so-prominent positio n. Big news, however. Rather righteous, considerate, and r...

ACROSS THE POND - SKODA

Europe has in its repertoire a whole host of weaponry that the new world of North America will never lay claim to. Tourists flock to Europ...