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    2010 Woodward: I'm ready for my close-up, Mr. Dream Cruise

    Close-ups: 2010 Woodward – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Woodward Dream Cruise is all about classic, unique and nostalgic vehicles spanning over 100 years of automotive history, but sometimes even more can be seen by zooming in and studying the details of these fabulous ...

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    2010 Woodward: The Weird, Wild and Not-So-Wonderful

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    Nestled between the classic and muscle cars at the Woodward Dream Cruise are vehicles that turn heads for very different reasons. At some point in the history of the Dream Cruise, the fleet of quirky ...

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    2010 Woodward: Muscled up in Motown

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    Every year, the muscle car is the most well-represented vehicle type at the Woodward Dream Cruise. And with good reason: These burly V8-powered steeds reinforce Detroit's legend as the Motor City. As we discussed in our ...

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    2010 Woodward: Classics make Dream Cruise worth the weather

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    There's no doubt that classic cars make up the bulk of what keeps us coming to Detroit to cover the Woodward Dream Cruise year after year. But what makes a car a classic? That question is as debatable as ever, but for the ...

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    2010 Woodward: Vanity plates that make you double-take

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    We aren't the biggest fans of most vanity plates. At the Woodward Dream Cruise, however, there are plenty of witty, snappy and mildly inappropriate plates to be seen, and we can't help but laugh (or ...

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    2010 Woodward: Rides that aren't from around here

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    Not everything that trawls the potholes of Woodward Ave. during the Dream Cruise was made in America. A lot of the cars aren't from around here; they're imports. We're not just talking about Japanese cars, either. The imports ...

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    2010 Woodward: Smoke on the Woodward

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    What do you do at the Woodward Dream Cruise when it's raining cats and dogs? Well, we were keeping dry up on the second floor of an office building looking through the windows at the few cruisers left when we finally found ...

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    2010 Woodward: Chrysler represents!

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    First thing we did after arriving at the 2010 Woodward Dream Cruise was head out to the various automaker displays on Woodward Avenue. And, as you can see, that includes Chrysler. Included amongst the normal and ...

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    2010 Woodward: Ford display takes over 9 Mile and Woodward

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    Ford always comes strong at the Woodward Dream Cruise, and this year the corner of 9 Mile and Woodward is a packed as ever. And of the dozens and dozens of vehicles on display, most every model was of the Mustang variety. Ford ...

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    2010 Woodward: 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 makes its Motor City debut

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    We may have gotten our first glimpse of the 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 at this year's festivities in Monterey, but the Blue Oval folks quickly hot-footed the new 'Stang back home to Detroit for a showing at this year's ...

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    2010 Woodward Dream Cruise: Autoblog's Livestream starts Saturday, 10AM EST

    1.5 million people. 40,000 cars. 16 miles of famous Woodward Ave. It's that time of year again to cover our favorite event near the city of Detroit (we love the Detroit Auto Show, but c'mon, it happens in the dead of winter): the Woodward Dream Cruise. Like years prior, we'll be on-hand for the ...

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    Event Alert: August 2010 Calendar of Automotive Events

    August is here, meaning it's time for our annual pilgrimage to Monterey for the smorgasbord of classic and collectible cars that awaits. Events there include Gordon McCall's Motorworks Revival, The Pebble Beach Tour, Concorso Italiano, The Quail, the auctions, The Rolex Monterey Motorsports ...

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    Google Maps gets down with the Woodward Dream Cruise

    You have to drive something really special to stand out from the crowd at the Woodward Dream Cruise – something like a Google Street View Chevrolet Cobalt. When we spotted the Street View crew at last summer's cruise, we wondered if any shots of the vintage metal rolling around Detroit ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: 1987 Ford RancheroStar

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    The last time that we spotted today's eBay find of the day, it was cruising along Woodward Ave in Birmingham, MI this past summer. The RancheroStar immediately caught our attention, but evidently the For Sale sign in the window ...

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    Motorsports Hall of Fame welcomes seven new inductees

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    Talk to most gearheads about induction and they'll be picturing turbos and superchargers. But at this year's Woodward Dream Cruise, seven legendary figures from American racing were chosen for ...

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    Woodward 2009: The Weird and the Wonderful

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    Everybody has their own definition of cool, and the Woodward Dream Cruise may be the ultimate microcosm for the wide-ranging tastes of auto enthusiasts. While most cruisers show up with classic muscle cars or perfectly ...

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    Woodward 2009: License plates - They're the original Twitter!

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    These days, Twitter is all the rage as a means for the digitally inclined to communicate their thoughts in bursts of 140 characters or less. However, that 140 character limit is positively verbose compared to an older and more ...

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    Woodward 2009: Muscle cars of the Motor City

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    As we've come to expect from the Woodward Dream Cruise, the vast majority of the vehicles taking part are classic muscle cars from Detroit's heyday in the 1960s and 1970s. Naturally, we had no trouble filling our memory ...

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    Woodward 2009: Capturing the classics

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    What exactly determines if a car is a "classic?" That's probably an infinitely debatable subject that could spark any number of answers from a given group of enthusiasts. For the purpose of this post, a classic ...


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