The Truth About Cars » blue http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:54:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » blue http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Piston Slap: The Last Insane Interior Color? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/piston-slap-the-last-insane-interior-color/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/piston-slap-the-last-insane-interior-color/#comments Mon, 27 Aug 2012 11:53:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=457902 TTAC commentator econobiker writes: Related to my comment here, the Japanese makers were early on this common car interior colors. But when did the US makers kill the goof-ball color combos? Like the white Cornithinan leather seats in a brown interior Cordoba posting the other day. Regards, econobiker Sajeev answers: Porno Red velour.  Deep Blue […]

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TTAC commentator econobiker writes: Related to my comment here, the Japanese makers were early on this common car interior colors. But when did the US makers kill the goof-ball color combos? Like the white Cornithinan leather seats in a brown interior Cordoba posting the other day. Regards, econobiker Sajeev answers: Porno Red velour.  Deep Blue […]

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Welcome To The Electrolux Segment http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/the-electrolux-segment/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/the-electrolux-segment/#comments Mon, 21 Feb 2011 12:58:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=384516 How many people do you think called their neighborhood Rolls Royce dealer and asked: “Do you have a plug-in Phantom?” Never mind. BMW-owned Rolls Royce shows one anyway at the Geneva Autoshow. Don’t worry, they don’t really mean it, it’s a prototype only. According to Automobilwoche [sub], the nearly 20 foot long Phantom require a […]

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How many people do you think called their neighborhood Rolls Royce dealer and asked: “Do you have a plug-in Phantom?” Never mind. BMW-owned Rolls Royce shows one anyway at the Geneva Autoshow. Don’t worry, they don’t really mean it, it’s a prototype only. According to Automobilwoche [sub], the nearly 20 foot long Phantom require a […]

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Hyundai Turns Blue http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/hyundai-turns-blue/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/hyundai-turns-blue/#comments Fri, 12 Mar 2010 13:34:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=348716 Volkswagen’s range of BlueMotion cars are their flagship “Look at us! We’re bluegreen!” vehicles. They employ techniques like a remapped engine, longer gear ratios and better aerodynamics to wring the last bit of mpg out of an ICU. The Blue Oval of Ford has the EcoBoost systems which are engines with a turbocharger or direct injection. […]

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Volkswagen’s range of BlueMotion cars are their flagship “Look at us! We’re bluegreen!” vehicles. They employ techniques like a remapped engine, longer gear ratios and better aerodynamics to wring the last bit of mpg out of an ICU. The Blue Oval of Ford has the EcoBoost systems which are engines with a turbocharger or direct injection. […]

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