The Truth About Cars » chicago auto show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +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 » chicago auto show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com CHICAGO: Ford Will Introduce Four All-new SUVs http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/chicago-ford-will-introduce-four-new-suvs/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/chicago-ford-will-introduce-four-new-suvs/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:00:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1283994 Mark LaNeve, Ford Motor Company vice president of Marketing, Sales and Service, told attendees of a media breakfast at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show that his company will be introducing four completely new SUVs to its global portfolio. The new SUVs will compete in market segments where the automaker currently has no product. LaNeve based Ford’s enthusiasm about […]

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Mark LaNeve, Ford Motor Company vice president of Marketing, Sales and Service, told attendees of a media breakfast at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show that his company will be introducing four completely new SUVs to its global portfolio. The new SUVs will compete in market segments where the automaker currently has no product. LaNeve based Ford’s enthusiasm about […]

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Vellum Venom Vignette: Peak Emblem http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/vellum-venom-vignette-peak-emblem/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/vellum-venom-vignette-peak-emblem/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:40:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=997690   Most design students don’t consider Peak Oil in their studies, but The Reckoning was on my reading list back then. While Peak Oil is tangentially connected to car design, we clearly reached Peak Emblem. It cannot get any worse than what’s being introduced in Chicago this week. Emblem size, just like wheel size and body/firewall (versus glass) height has […]

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  Most design students don’t consider Peak Oil in their studies, but The Reckoning was on my reading list back then. While Peak Oil is tangentially connected to car design, we clearly reached Peak Emblem. It cannot get any worse than what’s being introduced in Chicago this week. Emblem size, just like wheel size and body/firewall (versus glass) height has […]

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The Chicago Auto Show Wayback Machine http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/the-chicago-auto-show-wayback-machine/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/the-chicago-auto-show-wayback-machine/#comments Wed, 26 Feb 2014 02:24:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=753145 Courtesy of TTAC reader Bryan comes these photos from the 1989, 1990 and 1991 Chicago Auto Shows. A truly glorious era of cigarette advertising in motorsports, interesting concepts from Mitsubishis, plastic paneled import fighters and a body-on-frame small block sedan crowned as Car of the Year. Cars may get 5-stars in a crash test, 30 […]

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Courtesy of TTAC reader Bryan comes these photos from the 1989, 1990 and 1991 Chicago Auto Shows. A truly glorious era of cigarette advertising in motorsports, interesting concepts from Mitsubishis, plastic paneled import fighters and a body-on-frame small block sedan crowned as Car of the Year. Cars may get 5-stars in a crash test, 30 […]

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BMW Uses Olympics, Chicago Auto Show to Market i Series in U.S., Offers Loaners to Offset Range Anxiety http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/bmw-uses-olympics-chicago-auto-show-to-market-i-series-in-u-s-offers-loaners-to-offset-range-anxiety/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/bmw-uses-olympics-chicago-auto-show-to-market-i-series-in-u-s-offers-loaners-to-offset-range-anxiety/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:30:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=738289 BMW has reportedly spent billions of dollars so far on developing various aspects of its carbon fiber intensive and electric powered i series of cars. The Bavarian automaker obviously wants to get that money back and more so it is now using high profile events to launch the i subbrand in North America, including buying […]

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BMW has reportedly spent billions of dollars so far on developing various aspects of its carbon fiber intensive and electric powered i series of cars. The Bavarian automaker obviously wants to get that money back and more so it is now using high profile events to launch the i subbrand in North America, including buying […]

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Chicago 2014: Deep Dive with the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/chicago-2014-deep-dive-with-the-2015-chevrolet-colorado/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/chicago-2014-deep-dive-with-the-2015-chevrolet-colorado/#comments Thu, 06 Feb 2014 10:54:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=734601 A few short hours ago, I was in McCormick Place with a handful of auto journalists and GM’s 2015 Chevy Colorado team. It was a lucky break- a last-minute invitation to meet with some GM brass before the hectic onslaught of the 2014 Chicago Auto Show’s press days and ask them the questions that my […]

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A few short hours ago, I was in McCormick Place with a handful of auto journalists and GM’s 2015 Chevy Colorado team. It was a lucky break- a last-minute invitation to meet with some GM brass before the hectic onslaught of the 2014 Chicago Auto Show’s press days and ask them the questions that my […]

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Ken Lingenfelter: New LT1 Engine A Challenge for Tuners http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/ken-lingenfelter-new-lt1-engine-a-challenge-for-tuners/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/ken-lingenfelter-new-lt1-engine-a-challenge-for-tuners/#comments Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:30:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=477084 General Motors’ powertrain engineers have undoubtedly demonstrated with the LS family of V8 engines that pushrods still have a place in the 21st century. As successful and popular as the LS has been, I don’t think it’s much of stretch to assume that the new LT1 V8 in the all new seventh generation Corvette will […]

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General Motors’ powertrain engineers have undoubtedly demonstrated with the LS family of V8 engines that pushrods still have a place in the 21st century. As successful and popular as the LS has been, I don’t think it’s much of stretch to assume that the new LT1 V8 in the all new seventh generation Corvette will […]

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Chicago Auto Show: Best cutaways of the show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-best-cutaways-of-the-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-best-cutaways-of-the-show/#comments Fri, 08 Feb 2013 22:06:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476871 What is the best part of a modern auto show? It’s not the constant running from one press release to another. It certainly isn’t fighting your way to the front of the throng to get some blurry photos of the latest sports car. It isn’t even the airport-grade lunches and cheap booze. No, it’s the […]

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What is the best part of a modern auto show? It’s not the constant running from one press release to another. It certainly isn’t fighting your way to the front of the throng to get some blurry photos of the latest sports car. It isn’t even the airport-grade lunches and cheap booze. No, it’s the […]

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Chicago Auto Show: The Highlights http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-the-highlights/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-the-highlights/#comments Fri, 08 Feb 2013 16:34:53 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476929 With the Chicago Auto Show behind us, automakers readying new trim levels and minor engine revisions will have to wait until next year’s Chicago Auto Show, which – aside from wordy Internet press releases – has become the official place for such unveilings. Pitched as a mini Detroit Auto Show but really more like a major […]

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With the Chicago Auto Show behind us, automakers readying new trim levels and minor engine revisions will have to wait until next year’s Chicago Auto Show, which – aside from wordy Internet press releases – has become the official place for such unveilings. Pitched as a mini Detroit Auto Show but really more like a major […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Nissan NV200 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nv200/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nv200/#comments Fri, 08 Feb 2013 16:21:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476920    If the Transit Connect isn’t your bag but you’re looking for a small cargo carrier (or a New York Taxi), Nissan is finally bringing their NV200 to the USA. The small cargo hauler has been on sale in Japan and Europe since 2009 but due to the success of the Transit Connect Nissan has […]

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   If the Transit Connect isn’t your bag but you’re looking for a small cargo carrier (or a New York Taxi), Nissan is finally bringing their NV200 to the USA. The small cargo hauler has been on sale in Japan and Europe since 2009 but due to the success of the Transit Connect Nissan has […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-ford-transit-connect-wagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-ford-transit-connect-wagon/#comments Fri, 08 Feb 2013 15:50:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476907 If you were an early adopter of Ford’s compact cargo hauler, news of the 2014 Transit Connect may upset you. Rather than letting the old baby-Transit languish in America like Ford did once upon a time with thee Focus, the new Euro van is coming to America later this year. With new engines, new transmissions […]

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If you were an early adopter of Ford’s compact cargo hauler, news of the 2014 Transit Connect may upset you. Rather than letting the old baby-Transit languish in America like Ford did once upon a time with thee Focus, the new Euro van is coming to America later this year. With new engines, new transmissions […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Cadillac ELR http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-cadillac-elr/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-cadillac-elr/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 23:39:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476841 TTAC writers will stoop to any trick to get access to cars. This may be my last post at TTAC because I bribed my way into the ELR and may be removed for ethics violations (a Diet Pepsi was involved.) Fresh off its début in Detroit the ELR may be old news, but since none […]

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TTAC writers will stoop to any trick to get access to cars. This may be my last post at TTAC because I bribed my way into the ELR and may be removed for ethics violations (a Diet Pepsi was involved.) Fresh off its début in Detroit the ELR may be old news, but since none […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Fiat 500L http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-fiat-500l/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-fiat-500l/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 23:21:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476829 What happens when foreigners have been in America for a few years? They start getting fat like Americans. And so it is with the 2014 Fat 500L which has gained mass, two doors and a plumper overall visage. We found a red model strutting its chunky stuff at the back of the Chicago Auto Show […]

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What happens when foreigners have been in America for a few years? They start getting fat like Americans. And so it is with the 2014 Fat 500L which has gained mass, two doors and a plumper overall visage. We found a red model strutting its chunky stuff at the back of the Chicago Auto Show […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 RAM ProMaster Cargo Van http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-ram-promaster-cargo-van/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-ram-promaster-cargo-van/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 20:26:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476806   Car guys with a commercial leaning seem to usually wax poetic about the old Dodge Ram vans. Chrysler’s four speed automatic transmission may not have been the most reliable cog-swapper ever built, but the 318 engine will run forever. Chrysler gave up on the van market in the middle of the last decade to […]

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  Car guys with a commercial leaning seem to usually wax poetic about the old Dodge Ram vans. Chrysler’s four speed automatic transmission may not have been the most reliable cog-swapper ever built, but the 318 engine will run forever. Chrysler gave up on the van market in the middle of the last decade to […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Chevrolet Impala http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-chevrolet-impala/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-chevrolet-impala/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 18:56:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476783 So you want a Cadillac XTS but think the price tag is too dear? Chevrolet has an answer with the 2014 Impala, the Caddy’s kissing cousin. By all appearances, the main-stream model is the more attractive and sensible model as well. In between stuffing my maw with leftover breakfast muffins and a Kia sponsored mimosa I tripped across […]

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So you want a Cadillac XTS but think the price tag is too dear? Chevrolet has an answer with the 2014 Impala, the Caddy’s kissing cousin. By all appearances, the main-stream model is the more attractive and sensible model as well. In between stuffing my maw with leftover breakfast muffins and a Kia sponsored mimosa I tripped across […]

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Chicago Auto Show: Ford Transit 250 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-ford-transit-250/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-ford-transit-250/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:47:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476767 Ford’s commercial booth is very quiet at the Chicago Auto Show despite having on display the biggest news in commercial vehicles at the show. OK, so a new cargo van isn’t that exciting, I’ll give you that. While Ford had their cargo hauler locked, I was able to get a few impressions. First off, my […]

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Ford’s commercial booth is very quiet at the Chicago Auto Show despite having on display the biggest news in commercial vehicles at the show. OK, so a new cargo van isn’t that exciting, I’ll give you that. While Ford had their cargo hauler locked, I was able to get a few impressions. First off, my […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Nissan Nismo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nismo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-nissan-nismo/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:37:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476741    Nissan’s motorsports division doesn’t think it has enough brand awareness in America. To counter this perception, Nissan tossed out a few NISMO (NISsan MOtorsports) models at the Chicago Auto Show. First up we have the Juke NISMO which is Nissan’s oddly shaped small crossover vehicle. The NISMO treatment makes the Juke look even more conspicuous on American roads with shapes and […]

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   Nissan’s motorsports division doesn’t think it has enough brand awareness in America. To counter this perception, Nissan tossed out a few NISMO (NISsan MOtorsports) models at the Chicago Auto Show. First up we have the Juke NISMO which is Nissan’s oddly shaped small crossover vehicle. The NISMO treatment makes the Juke look even more conspicuous on American roads with shapes and […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Kia Forte 5-Door http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-kia-forte-5-door/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-kia-forte-5-door/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:09:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476694   Kia has officially entered the traditional hot hatch market today at the Chicago Auto Show with the 2014 Kia Forte 5-door. Based on, you guessed it, the redesigned Kia Forte sedan, the four-door-plus-hatch seems to have Volkswagen’s Golf in its sights with an optional 1.6L direct-injection turbocharged engine good for 201 horsepower. Kia has […]

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  Kia has officially entered the traditional hot hatch market today at the Chicago Auto Show with the 2014 Kia Forte 5-door. Based on, you guessed it, the redesigned Kia Forte sedan, the four-door-plus-hatch seems to have Volkswagen’s Golf in its sights with an optional 1.6L direct-injection turbocharged engine good for 201 horsepower. Kia has […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Kia Cadenza http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-kia-cadenza/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-kia-cadenza/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:06:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476721 Kia slipped their new Cadenza sedan into their booth in Chicago. Our launch invitation apparently got lost in the mail because this is the first time a TTAC writer has seen one in the flesh. Based on the Hyindai Azera the Cadenza isn’t the RWD Kia flagship so any have been drooling over. Instead it is one step up […]

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Kia slipped their new Cadenza sedan into their booth in Chicago. Our launch invitation apparently got lost in the mail because this is the first time a TTAC writer has seen one in the flesh. Based on the Hyindai Azera the Cadenza isn’t the RWD Kia flagship so any have been drooling over. Instead it is one step up […]

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If You’ve Got 115 Years To Spare, The Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Makes Sense http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/if-youve-got-115-years-to-spare-the-chevrolet-cruze-diesel-makes-sense/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/if-youve-got-115-years-to-spare-the-chevrolet-cruze-diesel-makes-sense/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 16:11:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476648   Some rough, back of the napkin calculations based on available information suggest that the Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel has a break-even point fit for Methuselah Rather than blindly buy into the “rah-rah Europe” hype that surrounds so much of the diesel discourse, we decided to analyze just what kind of cost savings can […]

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  Some rough, back of the napkin calculations based on available information suggest that the Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel has a break-even point fit for Methuselah Rather than blindly buy into the “rah-rah Europe” hype that surrounds so much of the diesel discourse, we decided to analyze just what kind of cost savings can […]

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Diesel Citroen With Brembo Brakes Debuts At Chicago Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/diesel-citroen-with-brembo-brakes-debuts-at-chicago-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/diesel-citroen-with-brembo-brakes-debuts-at-chicago-auto-show/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 06:05:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476643 Behold, the Citroen Jumper…err, the Fiat Ducato. Ok, it’s the Ram Promaster. Instead of the Mercedes-based Sprinter, this is the new commercial van from Chrysler. It can be equipped with a Pentastar V6 or a 3.0L diesel four-cylinder. It has two-piston Brembo brakes and, horror of horrors, it’s front-drive. I’m not sure that really makes […]

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Behold, the Citroen Jumper…err, the Fiat Ducato. Ok, it’s the Ram Promaster. Instead of the Mercedes-based Sprinter, this is the new commercial van from Chrysler. It can be equipped with a Pentastar V6 or a 3.0L diesel four-cylinder. It has two-piston Brembo brakes and, horror of horrors, it’s front-drive. I’m not sure that really makes […]

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Chevrolet Cruze Diesel: Where’s The Value Proposition? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chevrolet-cruze-diesel-wheres-the-value-proposition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chevrolet-cruze-diesel-wheres-the-value-proposition/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 05:55:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476639 In a few hours, we’ll have live shots of the Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel (what a mouthful), but in the mean time, here’s a preview of the long awaited oil-burning Chevy. The heart of the diesel Cruze is a 2.0L 148 horsepower engine that puts out 258 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is expected […]

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In a few hours, we’ll have live shots of the Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel (what a mouthful), but in the mean time, here’s a preview of the long awaited oil-burning Chevy. The heart of the diesel Cruze is a 2.0L 148 horsepower engine that puts out 258 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is expected […]

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Kia Track’ster Gets 250 Horsepower, AWD: 2012 Chicago Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/kia-trackster-gets-250-horsepower-awd-2012-chicago-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/kia-trackster-gets-250-horsepower-awd-2012-chicago-auto-show/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2012 17:27:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=429987 Subtract two doors and a back seat from the Kia Soul and add a 250 horsepower and all-wheel drive and you have the Kia Track’ster concept. The initial sketches of the Track’ster were pretty underwhelming, but this car looks much better in photographs. A one inch longer wheelbase and a Brembo brake system with 14 […]

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Subtract two doors and a back seat from the Kia Soul and add a 250 horsepower and all-wheel drive and you have the Kia Track’ster concept. The initial sketches of the Track’ster were pretty underwhelming, but this car looks much better in photographs. A one inch longer wheelbase and a Brembo brake system with 14 […]

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GMC Acadia Live On The Floor http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/gmc-acadia-live-on-the-floor/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/gmc-acadia-live-on-the-floor/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:57:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=429942 2011 was the best sales year yet for the Acadia. No explanations were offered for this surprising statistic, but GMC was happy to talk about the “class-leading fuel economy”, center airbag, and LED headlamps… The 288-hp direct-injection V6 which debuted in the Traverse continues here in the Acadia, matched to a revised transmission. The “ColorTouch” […]

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2011 was the best sales year yet for the Acadia. No explanations were offered for this surprising statistic, but GMC was happy to talk about the “class-leading fuel economy”, center airbag, and LED headlamps… The 288-hp direct-injection V6 which debuted in the Traverse continues here in the Acadia, matched to a revised transmission. The “ColorTouch” […]

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible Good For “Only” 155 MPH: 2012 Chicago Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-ford-shelby-gt500-good-for-only-155-mph-2012-chicago-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-ford-shelby-gt500-good-for-only-155-mph-2012-chicago-auto-show/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:45:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=429938 Hang on to your hairplugs. The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 has the same 650 horsepower supercharged 5.8L V8 making 600 lb-ft of torque. But unlike the 200 mph coupe, the ‘vert will only top out at 155 mph. The vert does get 6-piston Brembo brakes, a carbon fiber driveshaft, an upgraded clutch, electronically adjustable Bilstein shocks […]

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Hang on to your hairplugs. The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 has the same 650 horsepower supercharged 5.8L V8 making 600 lb-ft of torque. But unlike the 200 mph coupe, the ‘vert will only top out at 155 mph. The vert does get 6-piston Brembo brakes, a carbon fiber driveshaft, an upgraded clutch, electronically adjustable Bilstein shocks […]

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2013 GMC Acadia: 2012 Chicago Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-gmc-acadia-2012-chicago-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-gmc-acadia-2012-chicago-auto-show/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:39:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=429934 The 2013 GMC Acadia gets a pretty mild update, with cosmetic changes playing the biggest role here. A new “center airbag”, which inflates via the right side of the driver’s seat (to protect passengers from an opposite-side impact) is also featured. The two changes are not quite the major redesign that was expected. We’ll have […]

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The 2013 GMC Acadia gets a pretty mild update, with cosmetic changes playing the biggest role here. A new “center airbag”, which inflates via the right side of the driver’s seat (to protect passengers from an opposite-side impact) is also featured. The two changes are not quite the major redesign that was expected. We’ll have […]

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