Companies Are Racing To Sell Cars In Iran

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 11/27/13 9:30am 11/27/13 9:30am

The ultimate guide to Iranian car culture

There is more to Iran than pistachios, nukes, and ayatollahs. It’s a country of voluptuous racing drivers, abandoned Bizzarrinis, epic traffic jams, smoke-spewing Paykans, and a very laissez-faire approach to traffic control. Deranged world traveler Dániel Belényi has been going to Iran for over a decade and he’s… » 4/11/11 3:30pm 4/11/11 3:30pm

The Shah of Iran’s Amazing Treasure Trove of Supercars

Thirty-one years after Reza Pahlavi was ousted in the Iranian Revolution, most of his epic car collection still gathers dust in a warehouse-like museum 30 miles from Tehran. Here’s a very recent sneak peek at the madness. » 7/22/10 3:30pm 7/22/10 3:30pm

Iran's Khodro Working On Ladies-Only Car

Unless you live in Iran, you've probably never heard of the Khodro brand, but it's Iran's state-backed manufacturer of automobiles. Apparently, they're working up a car specifically for the ladies. The car will be based on the existing Samand line but will offer brighter colors, softer lines in the interior, a… » 10/08/08 10:40am 10/08/08 10:40am