The Truth About Cars » french car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:02:53 +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 » french car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Dispatches do Brasil: Renault Celebrates 30 Years Of The Minivan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/dispatches-do-brasil-renault-celebrates-30-years-of-the-minivan/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/dispatches-do-brasil-renault-celebrates-30-years-of-the-minivan/#comments Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:34:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=836833 Who invented the minivan? Americans may be surprised to hear that Europeans place that honor firmly in Renault’s lap. To them, the Renault Espace, which celebrates 30 years of production this June, will always be the epitome of the minivan and no Dodge Caravan or Chrysler Town and Country can touch it. To add to […]

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Who invented the minivan? Americans may be surprised to hear that Europeans place that honor firmly in Renault’s lap. To them, the Renault Espace, which celebrates 30 years of production this June, will always be the epitome of the minivan and no Dodge Caravan or Chrysler Town and Country can touch it. To add to […]

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The Twingo Turns 20 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/the-twingo-turns-20/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/the-twingo-turns-20/#comments Sat, 14 Dec 2013 15:15:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=679554 Our friends at Jalopnik have an interesting history on the Renault Twingo, a car that is about to celebrate its 20th birthday, and has arguably entered the “small car hall of fame” alongside cars like the Mini and the Volkswagen Golf. You can read about its origins as a Polish people’s car and see how […]

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Our friends at Jalopnik have an interesting history on the Renault Twingo, a car that is about to celebrate its 20th birthday, and has arguably entered the “small car hall of fame” alongside cars like the Mini and the Volkswagen Golf. You can read about its origins as a Polish people’s car and see how […]

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Junkyard Find: 1989 Peugeot 405 S http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/junkyard-find-1989-peugeot-405-s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/junkyard-find-1989-peugeot-405-s/#comments Sat, 13 Jul 2013 13:00:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=494968 Peugeot gave up on the North American market after the 1991 model year, thanks to poor sales of their new 405. I haven’t seen one of these cars on the street for at least 15 years, and junkyard sightings have been correspondingly rare. When I spotted this car at a Northern California self-serve yard a […]

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Peugeot gave up on the North American market after the 1991 model year, thanks to poor sales of their new 405. I haven’t seen one of these cars on the street for at least 15 years, and junkyard sightings have been correspondingly rare. When I spotted this car at a Northern California self-serve yard a […]

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Peugeot 208 GTI Adds Lightness As Well As Power http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/peugeot-208-gti-adds-lightness-as-well-as-power/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/peugeot-208-gti-adds-lightness-as-well-as-power/#comments Wed, 22 Feb 2012 17:24:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=432028 A hot hatch that’s up on power and 220 lbs lighter than the model it replaces? What a novel concept! The Peugeot 208 GTI you see here is officially a “concept”, but the 208 itself is very real, and will replace the outgoing 207 model. The premium hot hatch segment is growing in Europe, with […]

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A hot hatch that’s up on power and 220 lbs lighter than the model it replaces? What a novel concept! The Peugeot 208 GTI you see here is officially a “concept”, but the 208 itself is very real, and will replace the outgoing 207 model. The premium hot hatch segment is growing in Europe, with […]

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