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    LA 2009: Lawsuit-happy U.S. kills chances for Lotus Exige Scura, but we'll get something similar

    Lotus Exige Stealth - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We had a chance to chat with Lotus USA spokesman Kevin Smith at the LA Auto Show and he shared a bit of news with us. He confirmed that while we unfortunately won't be getting the limited edition Exige Scura/Stealth that debuted at the ...

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    LA 2009: MINI Coupe & Roadster Concepts are so LA

    MINI Coupe and Roadster Concepts - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mini brought its birthday presents to itself out to the LA Auto Show for their North American debut today. The Cambden and Mayfair were there, but we spent a lot more time ogling the Coupe and Roadster. As you may recall, ...

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    LA 2009: 2011 Toyota Sienna could wear a Lexus badge

    2011 Toyota Sienna SE - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When the new third-generation 2011 Toyota Sienna shows up in dealerships next February, parents should head straight to their closest dealer after dropping the kids at soccer. Notice we didn't say "Moms." We said "parents." Although ...

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    Event Alert: December Calendar of Automotive Events

    As we slowly emerge from our Thanksgiving food comas, we can start gearing up for more holiday food, family, and fun in December, with an automotive twist. We can also look forward to the real beginning of the auto show season with the first major American show, the LA Auto Show. There are also ...

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    LA Preview: 2011 Chevy Cruze finally unveiled in U.S.-market trim

    2011 Chevrolet Cruze - click above for high-res image gallery
    More than a year after first showing us a styling buck and nearly as long since launching it overseas, General Motors is finally showing off the production Chevy Cruze for North America. Set to be shown publicly this week at the LA ...

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    LA Preview: Mazda2 to make its North American debut

    2011 Mazda2 - click above for high-res image gallery
    Mazda has finally made it official this morning: it will be bringing its B-segment Mazda2 to the North American market late next year. As you are likely aware, the current generation Mazda2 has been sale in Europe and elsewhere for two years, ...

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    LA Preview: Toyota set to debut 2011 Sienna minivan

    Soccer moms, NASCAR dads and empty-nesters rejoice! It looks like Toyota is going to debut its 2011 Sienna minivan in Cali next month at the 2009 LA Auto Show. Although the minivan market doesn't get a lot of playtime on enthusiast websites, the segment remains an important (if shrinking) one ...

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    LA Preview: Porsche reveals new lightweight Boxster Spyder [w/VIDEO]

    Porsche Boxster Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're less than a month away from the LA Auto Show, which means that automakers are starting to dribble out some of what we'll be seeing there. The gang from Zuffenhausen will be rolling out a new lightweight edition of the Boxster ...

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    LA 2008: Mitsubishi shows a pair of '70s novelties

    Click above for high-res gallery of these fun '70s Mitsubishis
    We might have skipped the Mitsubishi booth altogether this year at the LA Auto Show if it hadn't been for this pair of eye-catching cars from the '70s. While checking out the neighboring Audi booth we spotted a toad-green FTO and then ...

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    LA 2008: PWM offers adult Erector Set to build work benches

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the American Modular Tooling by PWM
    While heading out to our first press conference of the morning here at the LA Auto Show, we spotted this... this... thing. It sort of looks like a car, but is actually an adult Erector Set of sorts. Paul W. Marino Gages ...

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    LA 2008: Lexus unveils the third generation RX350 and RX450h

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2010 Lexus RX350 and RX450h
    Lexus dropped the third-generation RX on the world today here at the LA Auto Show. As before, the RX luxury crossover comes in two forms, the standard issue RX350 and the hybrid RX450h. The 3.5L RX350 gets a power bump to 275 hp ...

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    LA 2008: Honda surprises with FC Sport fuel cell sports car concept

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the Honda FX Sport fuel cell
    var digg_url = ''; The first real surprise at the LA Auto Show today came from Honda in the form of its FC Sport fuel cell design study. The ...

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    LA 2008: Porsche to debut freshened Boxster and Cayman with PDK

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2010 Porsche Cayman
    Porsche is going to unveil its newly freshened Boxster and Cayman models at the LA Auto Show today. As you can see in the galleries below, their noses and tails have been redone with a touch of Carrera GT, but each car now has a ...

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    LA 2008: Redesigned 2010 Ford Fusion

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2010 Ford Fusion
    At the preview for the 2010 Ford Fusion, Frank Davis, Executive Director of North American Product Programs described Ford's goal as combingin best-in-class fuel economy with a much bolder appearance. The mid-size C/D segment in which ...

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    LA 2008: Live reveal of the MINI E in Beverly Hills

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the MINI E
    BMW board member Dr. Friederich Eichiner unveiled the first MINI E this afternoon at a press event in Beverly Hills, California. The company has built 500 of the battery-powered cars that will be leased to customers in Southern California and ...

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    Officially Official: 2010 Ford Mustang!

    Click above for high-res gallery of the 2010 Ford Mustang
    When the 2005 Ford Mustang debuted, it thoroughly reinvigorated the pony car segment that it created four decades earlier. After 25 years of being assembled on the archaic rear-wheel-drive Fox platform, the Mustang finally had an all-new ...

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    2010 Ford Mustang GT pricing and options leak out

    Click above for a high-res gallery of 2010 Ford Mustang teasers
    We're less than a day away from hearing all the official details on the new 2010 Mustang and bits of information are still dribbling out on the interwebs. The latest is that we now have some purported pricing and option information on ...

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    LA Preview: Lexus confirms debut of 2010 RX450h and RX350

    Our friendly neighborhood Toyota/Lexus spokesman, Curt McAllister, dropped us a note with an official announcement of what's coming to the Lexus booth at next week's LA Auto Show, and as expected, the big reveal will be the reworked RX luxury crossover. Like the current crossovers, the RX will come ...

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    LA Preview: Saab to unveil 25th Anniversary special edition 9-3 convertible

    Click to enlarge the Saab 9-3 convertible anniversary edition
    When car makers don't have anything truly new to offer, they often make special editions. Such is the case right now with Saab. General Motors' Swedish brand is putting out its second limited run version of the 9-3 convertible this ...

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    GM scraps LA Auto Show press conference

    General Motors' ongoing financial problems mean that the company Gulfstream won't be shuttling executives to the LA Auto Show next week. After canceling plans to unveil the new Buick LaCrosse and the production version of the Cadillac CTS coupe, it became clear that there really wasn't anything ...


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