The Truth About Cars » swag http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:15:07 +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 » swag http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com 2014 NAIAS: Profits And Shrimp Might Be Back But Swag Still Sparse http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/2014-naias-profits-and-shrimp-might-be-back-but-swag-still-sparse/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/2014-naias-profits-and-shrimp-might-be-back-but-swag-still-sparse/#comments Mon, 20 Jan 2014 13:00:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=699993 When we asked our readers what you wanted us to cover at the 2014 NAIAS media preview, one of the requests was about swag and perks. There was a time, maybe 10 or 12 years ago, when automotive press kits and related items distributed to members of the media at major auto shows were special enough […]

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When we asked our readers what you wanted us to cover at the 2014 NAIAS media preview, one of the requests was about swag and perks. There was a time, maybe 10 or 12 years ago, when automotive press kits and related items distributed to members of the media at major auto shows were special enough […]

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TTAC Gives, And TTAC Taketh Away; Blessed Be Thy Name Of TTAC http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/ttac-gives-and-ttac-taketh-away-blessed-be-thy-name-of-ttac/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/ttac-gives-and-ttac-taketh-away-blessed-be-thy-name-of-ttac/#comments Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:51:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=449787 A TTAC contributor who shall remain nameless recently raised an issue at our secret conclave regarding the free gifts that automakers sometimes give out to journalists during press trips. Said writer was due to receive a very big ticket item (less expensive than a Rolex, but more than an iPod) and wanted to know if […]

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A TTAC contributor who shall remain nameless recently raised an issue at our secret conclave regarding the free gifts that automakers sometimes give out to journalists during press trips. Said writer was due to receive a very big ticket item (less expensive than a Rolex, but more than an iPod) and wanted to know if […]

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Tesla Model S Customer Blog: Delivery… But Still No Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/tesla-model-s-customer-blog-delivery-but-still-no-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/tesla-model-s-customer-blog-delivery-but-still-no-car/#comments Mon, 12 Jul 2010 16:06:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=360719 Tesla has finally acknowledged the existence of its Model S customers–and it’s about freaking time. It’s been more than a year  since I plunked down a $5,000 deposit  and officially joined the Tesla family as Model S customer No. P 717. (Projected delivery date: early 2012.) At first, the bennies of Model S ownership were pretty […]

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Tesla has finally acknowledged the existence of its Model S customers–and it’s about freaking time. It’s been more than a year  since I plunked down a $5,000 deposit  and officially joined the Tesla family as Model S customer No. P 717. (Projected delivery date: early 2012.) At first, the bennies of Model S ownership were pretty […]

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The Challenges Of Automotive Journalism http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/the-challenges-of-automotive-journalism/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/the-challenges-of-automotive-journalism/#comments Tue, 08 Dec 2009 18:29:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=338577 The following is a piece called “What We Wear” by Alex Law, reprinted from the Automobile Journalist Association of Canada’s November 27 “Mini Newsletter.” Word that AJAC has actually launched a set of branded clothes struck me as quite meaningful, since the long history of the auto writing trade is to wear clothes with other […]

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The following is a piece called “What We Wear” by Alex Law, reprinted from the Automobile Journalist Association of Canada’s November 27 “Mini Newsletter.” Word that AJAC has actually launched a set of branded clothes struck me as quite meaningful, since the long history of the auto writing trade is to wear clothes with other […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: The Price of Optimism Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-price-of-optimism-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-price-of-optimism-edition/#comments Tue, 10 Nov 2009 20:18:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=334892 While reading through some of our analysis of Chrysler’s five-year plan, you may have found yourself wondering “what did the Pentastar boyz do to convince you of their company’s viability plan besides flash PowerPoint slides at you for seven hours?” To fully comply with TTAC’s stringent disclosure standards, we present Chrysler’s material compensation for the […]

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While reading through some of our analysis of Chrysler’s five-year plan, you may have found yourself wondering “what did the Pentastar boyz do to convince you of their company’s viability plan besides flash PowerPoint slides at you for seven hours?” To fully comply with TTAC’s stringent disclosure standards, we present Chrysler’s material compensation for the […]

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