Toyota Investigating Radical Lotus Seven-Style Sports Car?


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Toyota raked in $18.1 billion in profit last year on the back of a reliable albeit somewhat dull lineup. We could now see some of those funds invested in building excitement in the brand. The automaker, run by performance-loving president Akio Toyoda, is keen to turn around the rather staid image and is investing heavi...Read more

GM Spends $439 Million On Corvette Plant Upgrades


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General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] will spend $439 million in upgrades for its Corvette plant located in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Most of the funds will go into a new 450,000 square-foot paint shop that will be roughly half the size of the current Bowling Green assembly plant once complete. ALSO SEE: Ford Just Received A...Read more

Zagato Mostro Concept, Carroll Shelby’s Last Car, Audi Q8 Confirmed: Today’s Car News


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Zagato’s latest coachbuilt special is a V-8-powered GT called the Mostro, Italian for “Monster”. It’s been built to both celebrate Maserati’s centenary as well as honor the original Maserati 450 S Coupe Zagato race car that Sir Stirling Moss drove in the 1957 24 Hours of Le Mans. Before hi...Read more

2015 Fiat 500, 2015 Jeep Renegade, Zagato Mostro Concept: What’s New @ The Car Connection


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From The Car Connection: 2015 Fiat 500 Review The 2015 Fiat 500 minicar is a cheerful blend of practical fun and cute quirkiness, each quality chosen in just the right amount to win over urban commuters and those who want a small but distinctive second or third car. It's an excellent city car for fitting into tiny park...Read more

2015 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix Weather Forecast


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Monaco’s favorable Mediterranean climate seems to have taken leave for the 2015 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix this weekend, with overcast conditions and some rain predicted for both Saturday and Sunday. A mild high of 68 degrees F (20 degrees C) is forecast together with a very mild easterly wind of 8 mph. We alr...Read more