Thursday! Thursday! Thursday! Hyundai Veracruz Reveal this Week

I'm assuming the graphic to the left, which appeared on Hyundai's pre-launch microsite for its new Veracruz crossover, means the official unveiling is tomorrow, October 12. And the company is apparently scheming to build an updated version of the Chevy Luv pickup of the 1970s, or could be appropriating Chevrolet's… » 10/11/06 7:04am 10/11/06 7:04am

Profiles in Co-badge: Pontiac Launches Minisite for G5

Some call it a rebadged Chevy Cobalt, some call it a baby Pontiac G6, but GM just hopes the new Pontiac G5 will mean green. The company launched a new microsite to promote the new US entry, which has been available in Canada as the Pursuit since the 2005 model year. The G5 will come with lots of check boxes on its… » 5/22/06 4:00pm 5/22/06 4:00pm

Skoda's Roomster Attracts Online Attention

Damn, sometimes we love ugly cars as much or more than attractive ones — and it looks like we're not alone. A press missive released today indicates a new microsite promoting the Skoda Roomster — the VW brand's awkwardly named, awkwardly envisaged wagon-ute — has seen 46,260 users since it went online this week.… » 3/09/06 2:34pm 3/09/06 2:34pm

Audi Launches 2007 TT Microsite; Unveiling Next Month

Those sneaks at Audi launched a microsite to promote the wired launch of the 2007 TT. Spurning Geneva and pre-empting Paris, the company will unveil the TT coupe online on April 6 — just ahead of the New York Auto Show, which starts the following week. The microsite offers a PC-executable screensaver and lets those… » 3/08/06 6:53am 3/08/06 6:53am