It's been 30 years since the very first Volkswagen Scirocco GTS rolled off the assembly line. Featuring little more than a slightly reworked front valance and some trippy decal work, the original Scirocco GTS was likely most notable for the fact that it was the first in the family to rock a blacked-out B-pillar. Now Volkswagen is paying homage to the machine with a new Scirocco GTS.
Cars.com has updated its American Made Index, and the list has flip-flopped some models right off, while others have hopped onto the top ten. Cars.com uses the parts origin information from the window sticker, along with the location the vehicle is manufacture at and sales numbers to determine which vehicles have the most US-based content. Ford's F150 and Explorer are the chocolate wafer to the rest of the list's cream filling, sandwiching everyone else between their respective #1 and #10 rankin
The irreverent monthly car magazine MPH is reportedly road kill. The move by publisher American
Media Inc. comes as Chairman David Pecker restructures the company, doing away with the upstart publication less than a
year after its September launch. The changes at AMI will also see the demise of Celebrity Living (read: MTV’s
‘Cribs’ in print) and Shape en Español. The National Enquirer, an AMI mainstay will move its offices
back to Boca Raton, Florida and change editors.