We've Come A Long Way Baby

A Ford Model T paces a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG at the Woodward Dream Cruise. Considering a stretch of Woodward was amongst the first concrete-paved road in the world, a more perfect illustration of automotive progress couldn't be asked for. » 8/21/10 9:30pm 8/21/10 9:30pm

Hey Kiddo, Who Said You Could Wear That Color?

A Plum Crazy Purple Roadrunner looks on as a Plum Crazy Purple Challenger approaches. Somehow, we suspect the old-timer wishes its relative was a little more of a wild child. » 8/21/10 9:00pm 8/21/10 9:00pm

Garbage Truck Acts As Mafia PR Play

Waste Management hauls out their Dream Cruise » 8/16/08 1:20pm 8/16/08 1:20pm garbage truck every year, often filling the back-end with Chinese-made trinkets to throw to the kiddies. Garbage, in other words. The pristine truck is always a crowd-pleaser, though, and no doubt engenders goodwill toward an industry better known for mob ties and…

2009 Chrysler PT Dream Cruiser Series 5 Debuts, Blinds Us With Gleaming…

Chrysler revealed its latest special edition vehicle ahead of this Saturday's Woodward Dream Cruise this morning at Duggan's Irish Pub on Woodward Avenue — the 2009 Chrysler PT Dream Cruiser Series 5. As the name suggests, it's the 5th version of the PT Cruiser to be revealed at the Woodward Dream Cruise. And, like… » 8/12/08 10:00am 8/12/08 10:00am

NextCruise To Drag Woodward Dream Cruise Kicking And Screaming Into…

At a press event earlier this morning, representatives from Ford, GM and Chrysler, along with reps from The Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix and event chairman (and TheCarConnection.com guru) Paul Eisenstein announced details on the first inaugural "NextCruise." Billed as a "Lean, Mean, and Green" element to the Dream… » 7/23/08 2:20pm 7/23/08 2:20pm

2008 Woodward Dream Cruise Expands To Include Nine Days of Unofficially…

The Woodward Dream Cruise is a perennial favorite here at the house of Jalop and we're happy to see the joy of the event is spreading. For the first time in the Cruise's history, the festivities will be extending below 8 mile, though not by way of the official organizers of Woodward Dream Cruise Inc, but through the… » 4/18/08 4:40pm 4/18/08 4:40pm