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  • It's Official: Goodbye, Saab. (1006 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 18, 2009 9 a.m.

    General Motors has announced that, after a deal to sell the brand to Spyker Cars, Saab will be “wound down.”

  • New Electric Smart ForTwo Begins Deliveries In Berlin (567 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 17, 2009 2:45 p.m.

    The first new Smart ForTwo EV was delivered to a customer in Germany. It will also become available to Italy, Spain, England, France, Switzerland, U.S., and Canada.

  • Plug It In, Plug It In: Volvo C30 EV Coming To Detroit Auto Show (651 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 17, 2009 2:14 p.m.

    Volvo initially debuted an all-electric C30 hatchback in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show, but a more evolved version of this EV will be making an appearance at the Detroit Auto Show next month. Why? Volvo is planning to build fifty units of the EV C30 and will start doing real-world road tests in 2011.

  • GMC Acadia Gets The Denali Treatment For 2011 (1331 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 17, 2009 1:15 p.m.

    If you really like the GMC Acadia but feel that you need a bit more luxury and out of your Lambda-platform crossover, your ship has come in. GMC will be selling the all-new Acadia Denali in the third quarter of 2010, and though the high-zoot Acadia is no different (mechanically) than the lower-end models, it features a whole lot more in the way of interior refinement and, um, "style."

  • BMW ActiveE Concept Is An Electric 1-Series (1540 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 17, 2009 10:06 a.m.

    Today, BMW offers images and information about its ActiveE concept, an all-electric version of the 1-Series coupe.

  • Report: All-New Chevrolet Aveo To Debut At Detroit Auto Show (848 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 17, 2009 9:31 a.m.

    General Motors held a small event last night in Detroit (we weren't in attendance) where new products were shown and detailed, and while no official information or product specifications have broke from that event, information has leaked out suggesting that we'll see the next-generation Chevrolet Aveo in January at the North American International Auto Show. Additionally, Chevrolet re-confirmed that the global Spark minicar will be coming to America, slotted underneath the Aveo in the automaker's product line.

  • Video: British Beauty Michelle Heaton Falls For Ford Fiesta (588 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 17, 2009 9:11 a.m.

    British pop singer and sometimes glamour model, Michelle Heaton, like the Ford Fiesta, is “slick, stylish, and attractive.” Apparently the floor is slick too.

  • Lamborghini Reventon On eBay (67550 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 16, 2009 3:30 p.m.

    A Lamborghini Reventon is for sale on eBay. It is number three of 20 units made. It has 78 miles on the odometer. Buy it now for only $1,495,000.

  • Finalists Announced For North American Car And Truck Of The Year (1402 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 16, 2009 2:37 p.m.

    The 2010 North American International Auto Show is only a few weeks away, and the final ballots are being tallied for the North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards, one of the most prestigious honors that a U.S.-market car can achieve.

  • Report: BMW 740i With Six-Cylinder Power Coming In 2011 (2949 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 16, 2009 1:14 p.m.

    The BMW 7-Series is already a pretty potent performer with either the twin-turbo V-8 (750i) or the range-topping V-12 (760i). But a new report shows that BMW will be adding six-cylinder power to the 7 lineup in 2011, by way of the 740i and 740iL sedans.