Shia LaBeouf's Passenger During Alleged DUI-Related Accident Was…

The name of the passenger in Shia LeBeouf's alleged DUI accident in LA this weekend wasn't initially released: Turns out it was Transformers 2 co-star and Aussie hottie Isabel Lucas. If you happen to be Shia "The Beef," and find yourself inexplicably famous after last summer's Transformers movie and this summer's … » 7/29/08 4:40pm 7/29/08 4:40pm

2009 Pontiac Solstice GXP Coupe Revealed Live In New York

We saw it in the flesh a couple weeks ago and were sworn to secrecy, we revealed the explosion of pics and press release at midnight today, but now we've got live and in the flesh shots of the 2009 Pontiac Solstice Coupe. The targa-topped coupe sure is sleek in its fine new enclosed coupe styling, and there was a… » 3/19/08 11:43am 3/19/08 11:43am

2009 Pontiac Solstice Coupe Brings Transformer Back To Life

You knew him as Jazz before he was so handily destroyed — ripped asunder, really — by Megatron. You also knew him as the Pontiac Solstice. But that never quite fit, did it — because he wasn't a convertible in the movie. Well, now he's been truly revealed as a production model, and most importantly as a coupe —… » 3/19/08 12:01am 3/19/08 12:01am

2009 Pontiac Solstice Coupe Revealed Early On Pontiac Web Site

Maybe they'll be changing the name of the "GM display" at the New York Auto Show this week to the "Pontiac display." All we know is they'll be doing a lot of driving excitement at the show. We've already revealed the 2009 Pontiac G8 GXP and more importantly, the 2010 Pontiac G8 "El Camino" sport truck. Now they've… » 3/17/08 6:47am 3/17/08 6:47am

Transformers Movie Update: We Have An Exclusive Robogasm With Ironhide,…

The General took four robots in disguise to the GM Riverwalk this afternoon to show them off in all their vehicular glory and gave us the exclusive look at all of them — before they're sent out west to californicate with the stars at the premiere. Although we weren't allowed to drive or even touch the GMC TopKick… » 6/22/07 4:55pm 6/22/07 4:55pm

Transformers Movie Update: Pontiac Builds Excitement With High-Res Pics…

Yesterday's shotgun blast of shots wasn't quite enough to sate the PR machine, as it seems the marketing blitz surrounding the new live-action Transformers movie continues unabated with new shots via Maxim and their three-way promotional deal with General Motors and Paramount. They're the first high-res shots of the… » 5/16/07 3:30pm 5/16/07 3:30pm

Transformers Toys For Tots: Barricade, Brawl, Jazz And...Wreckage?

Well, it's Friday and we're feeling a bit of a hankering for some Transformers action, and our fave fan-boy site on all things 'formers is all about the toys today, scoring not only pictures of the Pontiac Solstice-bodied Jazz, the Saleen Mustang-bodied Barricade and the Abrams Battle Tank-bodied Brawl — but also… » 2/02/07 11:52am 2/02/07 11:52am

Transformers Live-Action Movie Update: Jazz Is Driving Excitement And…

Well, it's been a while since we last updated folks on what the interwebs have been abuzz with — Transformers movie leakage. We're more than happy to give you folks an update courtesy of the nice young fan-boys over at TFW2005 — who've come up with some great sketches of two Autobots — Jazz and Ratchet. We've… » 12/03/06 6:18pm 12/03/06 6:18pm

Ad Watch: Tetrisized! German Honda Jazz Ad Jams To Nintendo Game

We still remember getting that Game Boy when we were just a wee lad. We still remember those 8-bit graphics, the green and darker green colors and the non-background lit screen. When we first lay our hands upon that brick of a portable game system, we knew we were in love. That's because it represented freedom… » 9/12/06 2:15pm 9/12/06 2:15pm

Exclusive Transformers Update: On-Set Footage Of Jazz And Ratchet, And…

Looks like we got to find out what kind of sweetness the Pontiac Solstice could have been if it had a hard-top, and a huge-ass Superbird-like spoiler on the ass — that's right, it'd be the alt-form of Autobot super-stud and former Porsche 935 Turbo, Jazz. And with him on film, the boys at TMZ.com have picked up… » 9/03/06 6:32pm 9/03/06 6:32pm

A Look At the New, Small Cars Coming to North America

Treehugger is so pleased Japanese carmakers have decided to ship some of their smallest specimens to North America — and, in some cases, all the way to the US — that they've devoted column inches to examining some of the models on the way, like the Toyota Yaris and Honda Fit (both of which are bound for the states).… » 9/09/05 12:48pm 9/09/05 12:48pm