The Truth About Cars » Overseas http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 02 May 2016 15:00:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Ford’s in the Money: Automaker Posts Record Profits Because You Love Trucks http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fords-money-automaker-posts-record-profits-love-trucks/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fords-money-automaker-posts-record-profits-love-trucks/#comments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:00:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1333162 News from Dearborn this morning will please recent purchasers of F-150s, Transits, and Fiestas — Ford Motor Company is absolutely on fire financially, earning $2.5 billion in a very large first quarter. Ford’s pre-tax profit of $3.8 billion was a record for the company. Net income at the Glass House more than doubled from last year’s $1.2 billion, translating into […]

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News from Dearborn this morning will please recent purchasers of F-150s, Transits, and Fiestas — Ford Motor Company is absolutely on fire financially, earning $2.5 billion in a very large first quarter. Ford’s pre-tax profit of $3.8 billion was a record for the company. Net income at the Glass House more than doubled from last year’s $1.2 billion, translating into […]

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China Resurrects a Great Nameplate for a New Chevy: ‘Cavalier’ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/china-resurrects-a-great-nameplate-for-a-new-chevy-cavalier/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/china-resurrects-a-great-nameplate-for-a-new-chevy-cavalier/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 17:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1332858 No matter who you are or what status you hold in society, at some point in the past 34 years you did something in a Chevrolet Cavalier, and it was probably a lackluster experience (barring anything in the backseat, though even then…). For reasons unknown, the nameplate that once summed up everything that was wrong […]

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No matter who you are or what status you hold in society, at some point in the past 34 years you did something in a Chevrolet Cavalier, and it was probably a lackluster experience (barring anything in the backseat, though even then…). For reasons unknown, the nameplate that once summed up everything that was wrong […]

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Acura Unveils Baby SUV in China; Are its North American Odds Slim or Nil? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/acura-unveils-baby-suv-in-china-are-its-north-american-odds-slim-or-nil/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/acura-unveils-baby-suv-in-china-are-its-north-american-odds-slim-or-nil/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:30:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331122 Honda’s Chinese subsidiary is proud of the upcoming Acura CDX compact SUV, as it’s the first Acura designed for, and built in, that expanding car market. Based on the Honda HR-V, the CDX tries to erase all signs of its body donor’s identity. Among other things, the new model adds shapelier flanks, conventional rear door handles, […]

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Honda’s Chinese subsidiary is proud of the upcoming Acura CDX compact SUV, as it’s the first Acura designed for, and built in, that expanding car market. Based on the Honda HR-V, the CDX tries to erase all signs of its body donor’s identity. Among other things, the new model adds shapelier flanks, conventional rear door handles, […]

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GM Profits Soar, and Volkswagen is the Anti-GM http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/gm-profits-soar-and-volkswagen-is-the-anti-gm/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/gm-profits-soar-and-volkswagen-is-the-anti-gm/#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1330377 There’s happy faces inside the Renaissance Center today. General Motors saw its first-quarter pretax profit rise 28 percent, despite continuing trouble in foreign markets, Automotive News has reported. A net income of $1.95 billion means investors will reap $32.66 a share, a 1.5 percent increase. Revenue was up four percent in the first quarter, at $37.27 billion. […]

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There’s happy faces inside the Renaissance Center today. General Motors saw its first-quarter pretax profit rise 28 percent, despite continuing trouble in foreign markets, Automotive News has reported. A net income of $1.95 billion means investors will reap $32.66 a share, a 1.5 percent increase. Revenue was up four percent in the first quarter, at $37.27 billion. […]

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Reinvest in Russia? Ford Motor Company Says “Da!” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/reinvest-russia-ford-motor-company-says-da/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/reinvest-russia-ford-motor-company-says-da/#comments Thu, 14 Apr 2016 20:30:53 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1324578 After partnering with the Russian company Sollers for the past five years and investing more than $1 billion into car and engine factories, Ford Motor Company is betting on a Russian rebound and still sees the beleaguered country as a long-term play. Amid GM’s retreat from Russia, Ford stuck to its game plan by spending […]

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After partnering with the Russian company Sollers for the past five years and investing more than $1 billion into car and engine factories, Ford Motor Company is betting on a Russian rebound and still sees the beleaguered country as a long-term play. Amid GM’s retreat from Russia, Ford stuck to its game plan by spending […]

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Sorry, No Impala Production For You, GM Tells Korea http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/sorry-no-impala-gm-tells-gm-korea/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/sorry-no-impala-gm-tells-gm-korea/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 18:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1319402 There are a lot of unhappy union executives in South Korea today after General Motors announced it won’t green light Chevrolet Impala production in the surging Asian market. The model will continue to be imported from GM’s Hamtramck assembly plant, despite the popularity it has shown since going on sale in September of last year. […]

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There are a lot of unhappy union executives in South Korea today after General Motors announced it won’t green light Chevrolet Impala production in the surging Asian market. The model will continue to be imported from GM’s Hamtramck assembly plant, despite the popularity it has shown since going on sale in September of last year. […]

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Volkswagen Beetle Lets Out A Cry in the Dark, Killed Off in Australia http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/beetle-departs-from-down-under/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/beetle-departs-from-down-under/#comments Sat, 05 Mar 2016 15:15:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1296858 Aussies are clearly not in love with the Volkswagen Beetle. The company will scrap sales of the slow-selling vehicle in Mel Gibson’s homeland later this year. According to Caradvice, Australian sales of the Beetle fell to just 240 units in 2015, a small fraction of what Volkswagen enjoyed when the first-generation New Beetle arrived on its shores in 2000. […]

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Aussies are clearly not in love with the Volkswagen Beetle. The company will scrap sales of the slow-selling vehicle in Mel Gibson’s homeland later this year. According to Caradvice, Australian sales of the Beetle fell to just 240 units in 2015, a small fraction of what Volkswagen enjoyed when the first-generation New Beetle arrived on its shores in 2000. […]

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Italy Seizes Gaddafi’s Stake In Fiat http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/italy-seizes-gaddafis-stake-in-fiat/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/italy-seizes-gaddafis-stake-in-fiat/#comments Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:51:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=436968 A year ago nearly to the day, I was investigating the connection between Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi and Fiat. With an American-led intervention in Libya underway, Reuters had reported that a Wikileaked State Department document revealed that the Libyan Government owned a two-percent stake in the automaker Fiat as recently as 2006. When I contacted […]

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A year ago nearly to the day, I was investigating the connection between Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi and Fiat. With an American-led intervention in Libya underway, Reuters had reported that a Wikileaked State Department document revealed that the Libyan Government owned a two-percent stake in the automaker Fiat as recently as 2006. When I contacted […]

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Never Mind The Showcars, Here’s How Daihatsu Gets It Done http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/never-mind-the-showcars-heres-how-daihatsu-gets-it-done/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/never-mind-the-showcars-heres-how-daihatsu-gets-it-done/#comments Thu, 10 Nov 2011 02:05:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=417438 Since the Tokyo Auto Show and some Scion scuttlebutt have us on something of a Daihatsu theme here, I thought I’d show a bit of what the small car specialists are up to these days. The truth: despite the brand’s futuristic showcar image projections, Daihatsu mostly plays in the rough-and-tumble entry-level segments of emerging markets, […]

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Since the Tokyo Auto Show and some Scion scuttlebutt have us on something of a Daihatsu theme here, I thought I’d show a bit of what the small car specialists are up to these days. The truth: despite the brand’s futuristic showcar image projections, Daihatsu mostly plays in the rough-and-tumble entry-level segments of emerging markets, […]

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Chevrolet Global Colorado Debuts In Thailand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevrolet-global-colorado-debuts-in-thailand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/chevrolet-global-colorado-debuts-in-thailand/#comments Mon, 10 Oct 2011 19:09:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=414323 Editor’s note: GM has officially confirmed what the UAW already let slip: Chevy’s new midsized Colorado pickup will be built at the Wentzville, MO plant and sold in the US. More details on that decision are forthcoming, but in the meantime, here’s Edd Ellison’s report from the global launch of the Colorado in Bangkok, Thailand. […]

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Editor’s note: GM has officially confirmed what the UAW already let slip: Chevy’s new midsized Colorado pickup will be built at the Wentzville, MO plant and sold in the US. More details on that decision are forthcoming, but in the meantime, here’s Edd Ellison’s report from the global launch of the Colorado in Bangkok, Thailand. […]

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Costa Rica Unveils Most Burdensome Speed Camera Program Yet http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/costa-rica-unveils-most-burdensome-speed-camera-program-yet/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/costa-rica-unveils-most-burdensome-speed-camera-program-yet/#comments Fri, 07 Oct 2011 14:17:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=413990 Since September 8, motorists in Costa Rica have been racking up speed camera fines worth 308,295 colones (US $600) each. Sixteen speed cameras have been flashing around the city of San Jose at a rate of a thousand per day as part of the brand new program. Those fines — among the world’s highest — […]

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Since September 8, motorists in Costa Rica have been racking up speed camera fines worth 308,295 colones (US $600) each. Sixteen speed cameras have been flashing around the city of San Jose at a rate of a thousand per day as part of the brand new program. Those fines — among the world’s highest — […]

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“In many ways, the marriage between the Indian middle class and the automobile culture has been disastrous.” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/in-many-ways-the-marriage-between-the-indian-middle-class-and-the-automobile-culture-has-been-disastrous/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/in-many-ways-the-marriage-between-the-indian-middle-class-and-the-automobile-culture-has-been-disastrous/#comments Fri, 30 Sep 2011 16:31:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=413053 The NYT’s opinion page has a provocative piece by Siddhartha Deb today. It explores the role that automobiles play in the class dynamics of a modernizing India. Deb writes Until the mid-1990s, cars had been mainly available in two models in India: the unglamorous, onion-shaped, sturdy Ambassador and the more aerodynamic Maruti 800. Both were produced by state-run companies (though […]

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The NYT’s opinion page has a provocative piece by Siddhartha Deb today. It explores the role that automobiles play in the class dynamics of a modernizing India. Deb writes Until the mid-1990s, cars had been mainly available in two models in India: the unglamorous, onion-shaped, sturdy Ambassador and the more aerodynamic Maruti 800. Both were produced by state-run companies (though […]

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Fun With Youtube: Woman Drives Car. Gets Beaten. http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/fun-with-youtube-woman-drives-car-gets-beaten/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/fun-with-youtube-woman-drives-car-gets-beaten/#comments Thu, 29 Sep 2011 19:25:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=412977 [Editor’s note: I want to be clear that, despite the unconventional, somewhat light-hearted tone of this post, the editors of TTAC take the right to drive very seriously. Sometimes, however, the absurdity of injustice can only be captured with more absurdity] Najalaa Harriri lives in a sad little world where women are still forced to dress like Halloween ghosts. Besides spending a miserable […]

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[Editor’s note: I want to be clear that, despite the unconventional, somewhat light-hearted tone of this post, the editors of TTAC take the right to drive very seriously. Sometimes, however, the absurdity of injustice can only be captured with more absurdity] Najalaa Harriri lives in a sad little world where women are still forced to dress like Halloween ghosts. Besides spending a miserable […]

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Review: 2011 Chevrolet Spark 1.2 (Global-Spec) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-chevrolet-spark-1-2-global-spec/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-chevrolet-spark-1-2-global-spec/#comments Fri, 12 Aug 2011 17:25:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=406924 If you have a pulse and a willful ignorance of the local speed limit, you’re probably not interested in the Chevrolet Spark. If you’re a media-savvy hipster who’s on Facebook sixteen hours a day, you’re probably not interested in the Spark, either. If you’re a techno-geek or an eco-geek, you’re probably still not interested in the Chevrolet […]

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If you have a pulse and a willful ignorance of the local speed limit, you’re probably not interested in the Chevrolet Spark. If you’re a media-savvy hipster who’s on Facebook sixteen hours a day, you’re probably not interested in the Spark, either. If you’re a techno-geek or an eco-geek, you’re probably still not interested in the Chevrolet […]

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Trekka: Skoda Meets Land Rover In New Zealand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/trekka-skoda-meets-land-rover-in-new-zealand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/trekka-skoda-meets-land-rover-in-new-zealand/#comments Sat, 30 Jul 2011 16:57:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404832 Each weekend, TTAC turns its attention to some of the more obscure news and stories from around the world, taking you from Jakarta to Haiti to Monaco… and now to New Zealand. Hungarian Skoda blog stipstop.com takes us to New Zealand in 1966, when Auckland-based Motor Lines were able to adapt a Jowett Bradford-based utility […]

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Each weekend, TTAC turns its attention to some of the more obscure news and stories from around the world, taking you from Jakarta to Haiti to Monaco… and now to New Zealand. Hungarian Skoda blog stipstop.com takes us to New Zealand in 1966, when Auckland-based Motor Lines were able to adapt a Jowett Bradford-based utility […]

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Live From Jakarta: Indonesian International Auto Show Coverage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/live-from-jakarta-indonesian-international-auto-show-coverage/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/live-from-jakarta-indonesian-international-auto-show-coverage/#comments Sat, 30 Jul 2011 16:18:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404803 The 19th Indonesian International Motor Show (IIMS) is currently taking place at the JIExpo in the capital city, Jakarta, with almost all the world’s major automakers represented at a show which is quite simply bigger, bolder and brasher than ever before. There is a real spring in the step here as this huge, underdeveloped nation […]

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The 19th Indonesian International Motor Show (IIMS) is currently taking place at the JIExpo in the capital city, Jakarta, with almost all the world’s major automakers represented at a show which is quite simply bigger, bolder and brasher than ever before. There is a real spring in the step here as this huge, underdeveloped nation […]

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Launch Report: Toyota HiLux and Fortuner http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/launch-report-toyota-hilux-fortuner/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/launch-report-toyota-hilux-fortuner/#comments Sun, 17 Jul 2011 16:20:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=403341 An extravagant ceremony at Bangkok’s Impact Arena has seen the launch of Toyota’s new Hilux and Fortuner – key models in its developing market portfolio. The pair are products with big, tough reputations, and importantly, the profit-generating ability to match. The Hilux has unrivalled street cred as one of the workhorses of Asia, Africa and […]

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An extravagant ceremony at Bangkok’s Impact Arena has seen the launch of Toyota’s new Hilux and Fortuner – key models in its developing market portfolio. The pair are products with big, tough reputations, and importantly, the profit-generating ability to match. The Hilux has unrivalled street cred as one of the workhorses of Asia, Africa and […]

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Is Toyota Losing the Market for “Technicals” to China? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/is-toyota-losing-the-market-for-technicals-to-china/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/is-toyota-losing-the-market-for-technicals-to-china/#comments Tue, 05 Jul 2011 21:03:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=393257 You’ve seen them before, photos from some godforsaken place of insurgent warfare. A half dozen rag tag soldiers, if you can call them soldiers, bristling with Chinese Kalishnikov knockoffs, piled into a Toyota Hilux with a heavy machine gun or some other armament like a recoil-less rifle or ack-ack gun mounted on the roof or […]

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You’ve seen them before, photos from some godforsaken place of insurgent warfare. A half dozen rag tag soldiers, if you can call them soldiers, bristling with Chinese Kalishnikov knockoffs, piled into a Toyota Hilux with a heavy machine gun or some other armament like a recoil-less rifle or ack-ack gun mounted on the roof or […]

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Chevy Beats The Gas Prices Blues In India With LPG, EV City Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/chevy-beats-the-gas-prices-blues-in-india-with-lpg-ev-city-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/chevy-beats-the-gas-prices-blues-in-india-with-lpg-ev-city-car/#comments Mon, 27 Jun 2011 21:21:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400640 Speaking of GM’s future lineup, there’s no sign in GMI’s 2013 projected lineup of the on-again-off-again Spark city car (A-Segment) that we had heard would be here now. Hell, they’ve had the cupholders ready since 2009. So what’s the Spark up to? It’s already on sale in much of the world, but in India (where […]

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Speaking of GM’s future lineup, there’s no sign in GMI’s 2013 projected lineup of the on-again-off-again Spark city car (A-Segment) that we had heard would be here now. Hell, they’ve had the cupholders ready since 2009. So what’s the Spark up to? It’s already on sale in much of the world, but in India (where […]

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Pimpin’ Number 39: A Tale From Afghanistan’s Nascent Car Culture http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/pimpin-number-39-a-tale-from-afghanistans-nascent-car-culture/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/pimpin-number-39-a-tale-from-afghanistans-nascent-car-culture/#comments Wed, 15 Jun 2011 16:23:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398816 The confrontation between modern, Western societies and deeply traditional lifestyles in Afghanistan creates a healthy supply of fascinating car stories, as we’ve already heard about such uniquely Afghan manifestations of car culture as the Taliban’s Toyota Hilux-inspired maple leaf tattoos. And now here’s another one, fresh off the Reuters wire: Afghans are reportedly in a […]

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The confrontation between modern, Western societies and deeply traditional lifestyles in Afghanistan creates a healthy supply of fascinating car stories, as we’ve already heard about such uniquely Afghan manifestations of car culture as the Taliban’s Toyota Hilux-inspired maple leaf tattoos. And now here’s another one, fresh off the Reuters wire: Afghans are reportedly in a […]

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Saudi Arabia Doesn’t Want You To See This Video http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/saudi-arabia-doesnt-want-you-to-see-this-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/saudi-arabia-doesnt-want-you-to-see-this-video/#comments Tue, 24 May 2011 19:03:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=395993 The NY Times reports: Manal al-Sharif, one of the organizers of an online campaign encouraging Saudi women to drive en masse on June 17, was arrested on Sunday, days after she posted video of herself flouting the kingdom’s ban on female drivers on YouTube. Traces of Ms. Sharif’s campaign also started to disappear from the […]

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The NY Times reports: Manal al-Sharif, one of the organizers of an online campaign encouraging Saudi women to drive en masse on June 17, was arrested on Sunday, days after she posted video of herself flouting the kingdom’s ban on female drivers on YouTube. Traces of Ms. Sharif’s campaign also started to disappear from the […]

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Does The New Malibu Trade Interior Space For Trunk Room? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/does-the-new-malibu-trades-interior-space-for-trunk-room/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/does-the-new-malibu-trades-interior-space-for-trunk-room/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2011 21:36:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=391042 When I reviewed the current Chevrolet Malibu, I was generally impressed with GM’s effort in a highly competitive segment, but I had a few complaints. One of those complaints had to do with the ‘bu’s back bench, which prompted me to note the rear seats seem like almost an afterthought compared to the well-appointed front […]

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When I reviewed the current Chevrolet Malibu, I was generally impressed with GM’s effort in a highly competitive segment, but I had a few complaints. One of those complaints had to do with the ‘bu’s back bench, which prompted me to note the rear seats seem like almost an afterthought compared to the well-appointed front […]

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Parts Paralysis Daily Digest: April 7 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/parts-paralysis-daily-digest-april-7/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/parts-paralysis-daily-digest-april-7/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2011 02:26:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=390450 We’ve already asked the cui bono question about Japan’s post-tsunami parts paralysis, and though opinions vary about precisely cui will be doing the bonoing, it’s clear that some are already doing better than others. For more clarity on the developing picture, hit the jump for TTAC’s roundup of the latest parts paralysis news. Honda has […]

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We’ve already asked the cui bono question about Japan’s post-tsunami parts paralysis, and though opinions vary about precisely cui will be doing the bonoing, it’s clear that some are already doing better than others. For more clarity on the developing picture, hit the jump for TTAC’s roundup of the latest parts paralysis news. Honda has […]

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The Mystery Of The Fiat-Gaddafi Connection http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/03/the-mystery-of-the-fiat-gaddafi-connection/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/03/the-mystery-of-the-fiat-gaddafi-connection/#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2011 17:40:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=389096 Back in 1976, the Italian automaker Fiat had been badly battered by a global energy crisis and the resulting malaise infecting the global auto industry. In what Time Magazine described at the time as “a devastatingly ironic example of petropower,” Col. Muammar Gaddafi instructed his Libyan Arab Foreign Bank to invest some $415m into the […]

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Back in 1976, the Italian automaker Fiat had been badly battered by a global energy crisis and the resulting malaise infecting the global auto industry. In what Time Magazine described at the time as “a devastatingly ironic example of petropower,” Col. Muammar Gaddafi instructed his Libyan Arab Foreign Bank to invest some $415m into the […]

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Ask The Best And Brightest: Which Automaker Will The UAW Target? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/03/ask-the-best-and-brightest-which-automaker-will-the-uaw-target/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/03/ask-the-best-and-brightest-which-automaker-will-the-uaw-target/#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2011 23:09:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=388986 The WSJ gets a little closer to the truth about the UAW’s incredible disappearing transplant organizing campaign, reporting On Tuesday, UAW leaders meeting here described plans to reach out to foreign unions and consumers in what would be their first major campaign since failed efforts in the last decade at Nissan Motor Co. and auto-parts […]

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The WSJ gets a little closer to the truth about the UAW’s incredible disappearing transplant organizing campaign, reporting On Tuesday, UAW leaders meeting here described plans to reach out to foreign unions and consumers in what would be their first major campaign since failed efforts in the last decade at Nissan Motor Co. and auto-parts […]

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