Tag Archives: Auto

These auto show hotties know way more about cars than you do

Taylor Clayton and Alyse Madej at the New York International Auto Show This column will be about car models and their high cost. But not Chevy Camaros, Maseratis or even the Lamborghini Centenario. This is about models with names like Nicole, Sara, Caroline, Meghan and hundreds more who last week wore very tight dresses and high heels and talked about ... Read More »

These auto show hotties know way more about cars than you do

This column will be about car models and their high cost. But not Chevy Camaros, Maseratis or even the Lamborghini Centenario. This is about models with names like Nicole, Sara, Caroline, Meghan and hundreds more who last week wore very tight dresses and high heels and talked about one of the roughly 1,000 cars at the New York International Auto ... Read More »

Five most anticipated SUVs to be showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo 2016

The much anticipated Delhi Auto Expo 2016 will have host of car companies making a beeline to showcase their vehicles. As has been the pattern, sport utility vehicles (SUV) have always garnered a lot of attention during auto expo and automobile shows. These are five SUVs that are most likely to be showcased at the Auto Show in February. Mahindra ... Read More »

This Weeks Top Photos the 2017 Shanghai auto show edition

Mercedes-Benz used this past week’s 2017 Shanghai auto show to unveil a concept destined to spawn a new A-Class compact sedan. The concept also shows the latest evolution of the Sensual Purity design language currently employed by Mercedes. Lynk & Co 03 concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show Lynk & Co, the new brand from Chinese automaker Geely, also previewed a ... Read More »

Top Cars of the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show

The Shanghai auto show is a good look at where the car world is headed: small, space-efficient, energy-efficient, electrified or plug-in — plus honking big SUVs for the elite who can afford the taxes. The US may get a four-year respite under the Trump administration, but by 2021 we’ll be back to concerns about efficiency and climate change. Shanghai is ... Read More »

Bask in the Glory of the Horsepower-Happy New York Auto Show

IN THE WIDE world of the auto industry, auto shows don’t just display the latest offerings—they provide a window into the peculiarities of a given place. Geneva is the supercar show, for the super wealthy. Detroit is a showcase for homegrown, American metal (and lots of trucks); Paris is a collection of European quirk. Los Angeles wants to be the new ... Read More »

New York Auto Show: Horsepower Wars in Full Swing

A model pulls the sheet to reveal the Maserati Levante SUV during the 2016 New York International Auto Show media preview in Manhattan, New York, March 23, 2016. (REUTERS/Brendan McDermid) The horsepower wars will be in full swing at this week’s New York International Auto Show, as automakers inject more power into everything from muscle cars to SUVs. Fiat Chrysler ... Read More »

Auto show Its goodbye small and hello big in New York

The auto industry has always had a knack for rolling out new models at just the wrong time. Some fear that’s about to happen again. When gas prices spiked past $4 a gallon in 2008, automakers realized they lacked smaller, more efficient cars like hybrids that embraced gas-saving technologies. In the past few years, automakers bet that midsize and compact sedans ... Read More »

Auto show causes cases of new car fever

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Staff Photographer Jesse Randall often sprang for a new Dodge pickup in the boom years, when he drove more than 10,000 miles a month hauling drilling equipment to oil fields. His odometer didn’t move much last year as he scrambled for work in the depths of the bust, giving him little reason to trade in his truck. ... Read More »

Lexus teases refreshed NX for Shanghai auto show

As much as we like to think we’re the center of the universe, plenty of automakers reserve new vehicle announcements for auto shows beyond the US and Europe. Case in point, Lexus. It will introduce a refreshed version of the NX crossover at Auto Shanghai 2017. A refresh typically takes place halfway through a vehicle’s lifecycle, and the changes are ... Read More »