Mid-Year Cadillac CTS-V Could Make up to 500-HP

Cadillac May Build CTS-V to Match Future BMW M5s Power Cadillacs ultra-hot 2004 CTS-V, that sports a 400-hp 5.7-L LS-6 V8 pulled directly out of the wild and wooly Corvette Z06, just might get a mid-year engine upgrade to nothing less than 500-hp. At least thats the rumor running around GM circles lately. The modified […]

Canada Gets Toyota Echo Hatchback But U.S. Doesnt

Echo Hatch Only Available in Canada – Pity! On a rare occasion Canada, not always the recipient of the variety of new vehicle models and brands available to Americans due to their smaller population (about 30 million), is getting a new car specific to its jurisdiction. The fact that the car in question is Japanese […]

Ford Begins Producing New F-150 Pickup

Fords Bottom Line Rides on Profitability of New F-Series Tuesday marked the first day of production of the all-new 2004 F-150 pickup in Norfolk, VA, easily the most important vehicle in the beleaguered 100 year old companys lineup. Fords F-Series, the top-selling new vehicle in the U.S. for more than twenty years, is responsible for […]

New Cadillac XLR Breaks $75K Price Barrier

Cadillac Confidently Prices its XLR Roadster $13,000 Higher than the Similarly Equipped Lexus SC 430 On Thursday, June 12, General Motors announced the pricing of the entirely new 2004 Cadillac XLR. Setting a precedent for the luxury brand the two-seat luxury roadster will break the illusive $75,000 price barrier, the first Cadillac to do so […]

Detroit Report: Ford Motor Companys Centennial Celebration Day 1

Fun for the Whole Family, Fords Celebration Had Something for Everyone DEARBORN (Mich.)–Day one of Ford Motor Co.s centennial celebration was soggy, thanks to steady rain all day, but that didnt dampen the spirits of those arriving to see a parade of Model Ts or their favorite NASCAR champions on the grounds of the “Glass […]