2009 Cadillac XLR Roadster, Revealed!

There's a lot of metal getting the official reveal this morning, isn't there? After showing off the new 2009 Porsche 911 just a few minutes ago, we're now seeing the upgraded 2009 Cadillac XLR taking its first baby steps into the morning sun. The General's luxe brand's taking the Art & Science design to new, more… » 6/06/08 8:25am 6/06/08 8:25am

Platinum Tops $1900 Per Ounce, Catalytic Converter Suppliers in For…

Problems with the South African power grid and the ever dwindling value of the dollar are conspiring to make those troublesome catalytic converters very expensive. If you had the foresight to purchase an ounce of platinum four weeks ago, you'd be standing on the opportunity to make about a thirty percent return on your … » 2/13/08 10:30am 2/13/08 10:30am

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Ford F-150 Live And In The Flesh

We have the first shots of the 2009 Ford F-150 and, if you're a "Ford Truck Man" you'll certainly enjoy them. And if not, with 35 variations ranging from the entry level XL to the pre-pimped luxo Platinum Edition if you can't find one you like you're just not trying hard enough. Live shots below and the in-person… » 1/13/08 10:15am 1/13/08 10:15am

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Ford F-150 Official Pics and Details

The 2009 Ford F-150 has arrived and, for potential buyers, there are two major stories here other than the new frame and exterior: more standard/available features and more model variations. Now standard is the AdvanceTrack with Roll Stability Control (RSC), Trailer Sway Control, the new Tailgate w/ box side steps and… » 1/13/08 12:01am 1/13/08 12:01am

LA Auto Show Preview: 2008 Cadillac Escalade Platinum


We're going to attempt the impossible by writing about the 2009 Cadillac Escalade Platinum without using the B-word. Let's just say that with its 22-inch wheels, humongo-LED headlights, magnetic ride control, and three LCD screens it makes the base Escalade look like a Saturn Vue. The premium guzzler comes in either… » 11/13/07 12:30pm 11/13/07 12:30pm

LA Auto Show Preview: Cadillac Drops A Limited-Edition Trio Of…


Right before the LA Auto Show begins, Cadillac's gone and released the embargoed doors on pictures and a press release for three of their show vehicles — and guess, what — although the press release claims Caddy's "extending its luxury tradition with limited-edition versions of XLR Roadster, and STS, DTS Sedans" — in… » 11/28/06 12:37pm 11/28/06 12:37pm