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2013 New York Auto Show - Part I

 

The big show in New York is the last major show before the 2014 model year begins and manufacturers took advantage of this timing to introduce a huge slew of new and redesigned models. From the 74 horsepower 3-cylinder Mitsubishi Mirage to the 624 horsepower V12 Rolls Royce Wraith, the NYAIS had over 20 world or U.S. premieres.

 
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2017 LA Auto Show

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Our most in-depth and complete coverage of the LA Auto Show from themes (Star Wars, Autonomous Cars, Hamsters), Customs, Concepts and all the real-world new car debuts.

 
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2017 Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise

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In Motor City, the practice for years was to cruise in your best car with your best girl up and down, up and down Woodward Avenue, waiting to see and be seen by the rest of the Motor City cruisers and their girls (or their boys). Flashing chrome, blacked-out grilles, white-walls, redlines, and the occaisional spontaneous drag race.

The Arab oil embargo put an end to that, with city fathers outlawing crusing. The Woodward Dream Cruise is the annual revival of the practice, a concession to cruisers angry at being grounded. Over the years it has become a week-long festival, drawing about a million participants and spectators from all over the world.

The 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise: Hotrods, dragsters, classics, antiques, imports and even crazier stuff!

 
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Happy Mardi Gras from Car Chat

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Happy Mardi Gras to Car Chat followers and fans! You may not know this, but we at Car Chat are mostly native New Orleanians. Today in New Orleans we are celebrating the very old tradition of Carnival. I was on my way to the family home, right in the heart of the Mardi Gras mayhem when I came across a 1958 Chevrolet Bel Air Impala...

 

 
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