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  • 2010 Detroit Auto Show Preview (8200 views)

    By Jeremy Cargill on December 22, 2009 3:44 p.m.

    It’s a special time of the year here at Winding Road, when we think not only of the holiday season, but also the much-anticipated 2010 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. These are the cars that we think will steal a lot of the attention at the show, which we’ll be covering January 11 – 12. Don’t miss out on your chance to get down to Cobo, too—NAIAS opens to the public on January 16 and runs through January 24.

  • Driven: 2011 Toyota Sienna (28887 views)

    By Seyth Miersma on December 22, 2009 12:53 p.m.

    The select automakers that are still competing in the minivan segment seem to be facing a challenge that becomes more difficult, model year after model year. Put simply, minivans aren’t particularly cool, and nobody really wants to drive one. That “nobody” part might be a bit hyperbolic, but it’s certainly closer than ever to being really true.

  • Report: Chrysler-Badged Lancia To Appear At Detroit Auto Show (927 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 22, 2009 9:49 a.m.

    Chrysler will not be holding an official press conference during the Detroit Auto Show media preview, but a report from Bloomberg suggests that there will be something rather special sitting out on the show floor. A Chrysler-badged Lancia will be on hand to give show-goers a taste of what future offerings from the new Fiat partnership could bring to our shores.

  • List: The Ten Most Beautiful Cars Of The Decade (42649 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 22, 2009 9:22 a.m.

    As 2009 comes to a close, we've been reflecting on the many cars that have stood out over the past decade. And though many cars are revered for their great levels of performance or their overall presence in the automotive marketplace, a car's design is easily the most recognizable trait that lingers in our minds. Here, we present to you, the most beautiful cars of the last decade.

  • Cadillac Bringing All-New Concept, Production CTS-V Coupe To Detroit Auto Show (823 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 22, 2009 8:25 a.m.

    Cadillac's Art & Science design language will be heightened at this January's Detroit Auto Show. GM's non-Buick luxury division will be previewing an entirely new concept car, and we're told it's nothing we've seen before, so go ahead and rule out any possibility of a production ATS sedan to rival the C-Class and 3-Series.

  • BMW To Launch Race-Ready Z4 GT3 In 2010 (962 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 21, 2009 3:56 p.m.

    While BMW did just release details about the showroom-ready Z4 sDrive35is (pictured above), individual racers will be getting a hotter new offering next year—the Z4 GT3, which will be poised to compete in the FIA GT3 European Championship, International GT Open, and ADAC GT Masters, as well as other twenty-four-hour endurance races.

  • Video: Why We Dream Of The Porsche GT3 (2757 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 18, 2009 2:57 p.m.

    The Porsche 911 GT3 makes a beautiful rally car. This video shows the GT3 jumping, sliding, carving, climbing, squealing, spinning, and flying in various races in Germany, Spain, and Belgium. Enjoy, and don’t forget to breathe.

  • Embargo? What Embargo? Details Leak Out About Mustang GT's New 5.0-Liter V-8 (1844 views)

    By Steven J. Ewing on December 18, 2009 2:49 p.m.

    The details about Ford's new 5.0-liter Mustang GT were supposed to be kept under wraps until closer to the official announcement at this year's Detroit Auto Show, but reports have leaked out confirming that the Pony Car will be getting an all-new 412-horsepower V-8 for the 2011 model year.

  • Who Will Adopt Saab's Orphans? (1001 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 18, 2009 2:40 p.m.

    Saab is done for. So it goes. But, what of the brand loyalists? What will they do when they’re done swallowing sadness and it’s time to buy a new car? Who will offer a new home to the Saab orphans? Here are the top ten brands.

  • Kia Ignition Soul Offers An Even More Unique Look At A Value (1138 views)

    By John Beltz Snyder on December 18, 2009 2:08 p.m.

    Kia announced this week the arrival of a special edition of the Kia Soul, called Ignition.