The 2009 Chicago Auto Show, the nation's largest, is about to get underway with manufacturers displaying the cars they hope will sell well in 2009.But what are the best and worst cars on display at this year's Chicago Auto Show?Today, let's continue with the best cars.
365 horsepower.That's the jaw dropping number that Ford sprung on the automotive press at the Chicago auto show when it unveiled the new Taurus SHO (for super-high output).Ford is reviving the SHO this year to showcase its performance and technology know how. The new SHO features:
The 2009 Chicago Auto Show , the nation's largest, is about to get underway with manufacturers displaying the cars they hope will sell well in 2009.But what are the best and worst cars on display at this year's Chicago Auto Show?Today, let's start with the worst cars.
The $838 billion stimulus package that is slowly working through congress includes about $2 billion to help stimulate the sales of hybrid and new cars.
You've heard the stories of old, rare, and forgotten cars found in barns that fetch astronomical sums at auction.
This weekend the mother of all "barn finds" sold in Paris at Bonhams Retromobile auction for 3.5 million euros ($4.53 million). To be fair, the car was discovered in a garage
The current generation of fossil fuel powered cars are really efficient at returning things. Be it:- carbon into the atmosphere- pollution into the air and/or- you and your books to the library.
$4,196 per vehicle, that's the average amount that new Chrysler car buyers can potentially save in manufacturer rebates.A recent report by Edmunds.com estimates that the average rebate for new cars last month was $2,714.
"Automakers need to clear out leftover inventory from the 2008 model year, and that effort is boosting
In an attempt to pass his economic stimulus package President Obama was recently quoted as saying, "I don’t care if you are driving in a hybrid or an SUV, if you are driving toward a cliff you’ve got to change directions."It could be construed that his statement was meant to
Yesterday the internet was abuzz with the news that a Lexus Hybrid SUV malfunctioned and exploded.The tragic news turned out to be incorrect. The Lexus SUV did explode, but not because of a malfunction, but because of a bomb that severely injured Dr. Trent Pierce of West Memphis, Arkansas.But some
A new bill in Congress, the FREEDOM Act of 2009, bill S271, would expand electric car tax credits from 250,000 vehicles 500,000 vehicles.For automotive enthusiast a new bill working its way through Congress is about as exciting as a new Chinese plug in car, but wait. According to CNN
The news on the automotive business front is dismal. The latest numbers indicate that in January car sales tumble more than expected. In fact, car sales last month were the worst in 26 years.Just about a year go Paul Shippey purchased Automotive Media Solutions in Denver and overnight Shippey went
The New Mazda MX-5 is all smiles, and ready to meet the public at the Chicago Auto Show.This newest take on what used to be more commonly known as the Mazda Miata will zoom zoom out into the crowds on February 13, when the 2009 Chicago Auto Show opens to
Don't get me wrong.I love cars and I love reading about them, but all too often I find the car reviews about a million miles from useful, relevant, and meaningful to my life.All too often the car companies roll out their cars for the herds of automotive journalist
Ladies and gentlemen start your voting!Here all the best of this year's Super Bowl XLIII car and truck commercials.After you view them please vote for your favorite, and you'll see the results of the current poll immediately.
Do you have about 1.9 million dollars of crazy money that you need to blow on something today.Last year Lamborghini rolled out a handful of these Reventons for the super rich who just have to impress their neighbors with the "best" and "most expensive" Lamborghini ever produced.
Chrysler, along with the rest of the world wide automotive industry, is driving into a very gusty and unforgiving economic headwind.New car sales are down to about 10 to 12 million vehicles per year in North America, and many consumers have lost trust in the quality and ingenuity of the