The Top Ten Worst Car Names

After investing time and money into developing a new vehicle to meet consumer's needs you'd think that coming up with a name would be the easy part. Whether because of mistranslation, cultural misunderstandings or just plain mistakes, these names prove it's not as easy as you'd think. Culled from our automotive… » 8/15/08 3:30pm 8/15/08 3:30pm

Tiguan Not Marrakesh: AutoBild Readers Devise Name for New Volkswagen…

Looks like Volkswagen's leanings toward badging its new models for the world's nomatic tribesmen are over (sorry Chiefs of the Penan). Rather than pay an identity agency to come up with a name for its upcoming Golf-based SUV, the company asked readers of Germany's AutoBild to come up with a name. The winner? It's… » 7/20/06 2:11pm 7/20/06 2:11pm