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Top 10 Cars and Trucks of the 2018 Detroit Auto Show - ExtremeTech

By on January 19, 2018 at 12:40 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>DETROIT — Trucks, trucks, …

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B.C. motor club hit by sexual-harassment allegations

For its members and occasional guests, the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit is a dreamlike playground.<p>Nestled among the trees in British Columbia's Cowichan Valley, the exclusive club ushers visitors in by helicopter before inviting them to speed some of the finest performance vehicles available …

Vancouver Island

1985 Alfa Romeo Spider

This 1985 Alfa Romeo Spider shows 87k miles and is powered by a 2.0L inline-four backed by a 5-speed manual gearbox. Since acquiring the car, the …

Classic Cars

Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV 6 2.5, 1983

<b>Alfa Romeo history</b><p>The marque Alfa Romeo is one of the most important names in the history of the automobile."Alfa" (Sociètà Anonima Lombardo Fabbrica …

Classic Cars

Sell Jeep? We need it to pay the bills, says FCA boss

Company boss Sergio Marchionne says he has no plans to sell Jeep off to a Chinese firm.

Jeep

Don't worry: Ferrari's SUV will 'drive like a Ferrari'

FCA boss Marchionne on electric supercars, brand importance and the mooted 'utility vehicle'<p>We’re in a huge ante room with horrible carpet in …

Sergio Marchionne

Following F1 Entry, Fiat Chrysler Looking To Put Alfa Romeo In IndyCar

1,730<p>Photo via Fiat Chrysler Automobiles<p>With Alfa Romeo having successfully re-established itself in the United States as a premium automaker, Fiat …

Motorsport

The origin of Ferrari’s prancing horse

Where did the Italian stallion come from?<p>It has become one of the most recognised logos in the world and a symbol of high performance. Ferrari’s …

Classic Cars

‘The Graduate’ Soundtrack Turns 50: How ‘Mrs. Roosevelt’ Became No. 1 Hit ‘Mrs. Robinson’

After the soundtrack album for Mike Nichols’ comedy/drama “The Graduate” was released on Jan. 21, 1967, it quickly vaulted to No. 1 on the American …

Music

Alfa Romeo Giulia: can it compete with the Germans?

<b>By Nick Hodgson</b><p>One of our most hotly anticipated vehicles in recent memory, the car with a rather difficult name to spell from that Italian …

Classic Cars

Does This Alfa Romeo Beauty Have What It Takes To Challenge Germany's Best?

When the Alfa Romeo Giulia burst onto the scene last year, it became the new standard in sports sedans as it went head to head with the best from Germany. Its sleek looks, thrill a minute performance and Italian pedigree made this sedan a stand-out machine to the extent that it snatched numerous …

Trucks

Alfa Romeo "Thinking About" Rejoining Indycar - The Drive

Alfa Romeo 'Thinking About' Rejoining IndyCar<p>Sergio Marchionne, head honcho of Alfa's parent company, posits the brand could join America's premiere …

Motorsport

Who I Was in 1968 and Other Confessions: an interview with Rossana Rossanda

<i>First published in</i> Il Venerdì di Repubblica<i>. Translated by Bethan Bowett.</i>An intimate and surprising confession. Coming out from Rossana Rossanda's …

Feminism

No Reserve: 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider Project

This 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 is one of fewer than 3500 Touring-bodied Spiders built between late 1958 and 1961 and is a project car in need of full …

Classic Cars

Actor Rowan Atkinson auctions off two modern classic super saloons

The British comedian Rowan Atkinson, who is possibly best known for his portrayal of the Mini-driving eccentric Mr. Bean or the conniving nobleman Blackadder, is also a well-known automobile enthusiast. Stories of his McLaren F1 and other fantastic cars have often graced automotive media, and it's …

Trucks

Ferrari boss: 2018 F1 car will either be a 'monster' or 'garbage'

Sergio Marchionne thinks it's possible Ferrari has put together a "monster" of a Formula 1 car for 2018.<p>Or it could be garbage.<p>The Italian …

Formula One

Fiat-Chrysler sales: Good year for Alfa Romeo and Jeep

<b>NEWEST JEEP UNVEILED IN DETROIT:</b> The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is unveiled during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. <i>Image: AP/ Carlos</i> …

Trucks

1967 Alfa Romeo Giulia GT 1300 Junior

This 1967 Alfa Romeo Giulia GT 1300 Junior was produced on April 26, 1967 finished in Nero over dark red vinyl. It was exported to California later …

Classic Cars

These 13 Slow-Selling Cars Will Be Future Classics

Last week, Road & Track published a list of ten slow-selling cars that they love, noting that each inclusion is a massive bummer for enthusiasts like …

Autos

Behold: The fastest cars at this year’s Detroit Auto Show

DETROIT — Despite all the hype surrounding auto shows, let’s get real for a moment: The majority of the vehicles on display will end up ferrying kids to soccer practice, embarking on road trips and commuting between work and home each day.<p>That’s understandable. Most vehicles don’t get off the lot …

Trucks

Marchionne: We have made a crap car or a real beast!

<b>Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne believes his team have produced a most excellent Formula 1 car for 2018 or an extremely poor one because by his own</b> …

Auto Racing

European Car Sales Rise to 10-Year High on Peugeot, Renault SUVs

European car sales reached a 10-year high last year as widening economic growth boosted consumer confidence, with SUVs from French manufacturers …

Economy

Sergio Marchionne selling Ferrari?

The latest mind blowing rumour to come out of Italy yesterday, that Ferrari would be sold was put to Sergio Marchionne, boss of Ferrari and Fiat / …

Formula One

Bigger Alfa CUV, Pacifica-based CUV, Ferrari SUV All in the Works

Marchionne also updates us on Wrangler pickup, five-year plan, and his successor<p>Sergio Marchionne is on his victory lap as CEO of FCA with plans to retire in 2019. It was a more laid-back Marchionne answering questions over two days at the North American International Auto Show. Product updates are …

Trucks

Ferrari – heavy, expensive, wasteful, dangerous and addictive

Stephen Bayley wonders whether there's ever been a more beautiful machine<p>Has a more beautiful machine in all of mankind’s fretful material endeavours ever been made than a ’60 Ferrari 250 Granturismo? Go to the Design Museum and decide.<p>I have driven many Ferraris and the experience is always …

Formula One

Ferrari SUV To Arrive By 2020 According To CEO Sergio Marchionne

If the latest comments from Ferrari chairman and Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne are to be believed, then 2020 will finally see the arrival of a …

Sergio Marchionne

Meet the Detroit Auto Show award winners

The new Lincoln Navigator was named the North American Truck of the Year at the Detroit Auto Show, beating out the Ford (NYSE:F) Expedition and …

Business

Alfa Romeo Production Reportedly Jumped 62 Percent in 2017

U.S. sales for Alfa Romeo reportedly shot up more than 2,000 percent.<p>YouTube/Car TV<p>With the introduction of two hot new models, Alfa Romeo production …

Supercars

Detroit Auto Show 2018 highlights: Any car you want, as long as it's a truck

The Paris Motor Show had the limited edition LaFerrari Aperta convertible. Geneva had Aston Martin's dramatic Valkyrie. Frankfurt had a futuristic …

Trucks

European car sales increase for 4th straight year

MILAN – Car sales in Europe rose for the fourth straight year in 2017, topping 15 million units for the first time in a decade.<p>The ACEA association of European carmakers said Wednesday that car sales rose by 3.4 percent last year, from 14.6 million in 2016.<p>Italy and Spain tallied the strongest …

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