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  1. Motor trend s comparison of ford mustang gt versus camaro SS is in. A good read

    Mustang Discussion Both are great pony cars! Both offer outstanding performance and good looks. What's your opinion?
  2. Motor Trend did it again: Cadillac ATS-V vs Mercedes-Benz C63 S vs BMW M3

    Competition News
    Every once in a while a muscular middleweight rose up to challenge the Bavarian champ—Audi's exquisitely lunatic B7 RS4 springs to mind—but then BMW's boffins would tweak the formula and wind up back on top. Mercedes' in-house gang of maniacs (aka AMG) has done admirable work on the previous...
  3. small but mighty engines "trend" - FreeP

    Automotive Industry News
    kind of a rambling, disjointed article imho but this posted part I found interesting... New auto trend picks up speed: Small but mighty engines - Detroit Free Press By Alisa Priddle April 12, 2015 Smaller engines, better transmissions, electronic wizardry and lightweight materials in new cars...
  4. 2015 Chevrolet Colorado is the 2015 Motor Trend Truck of the Year

    Automotive Industry News
    By Scott Burgess | Photos By Jessica Walker | From the February 2015 issue of Motor Trend What was good for Texas was good for pickups. So full-size pickups got bigger, and midsize trucks began to vanish. Gone were the Ford Ranger, the Dodge Dakota, and, most recently, the GMC Canyon and Chevy...
  5. Motor Trend pits Camaro 1LE vs Mustang with Performance Pack, surprises ensue

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  6. Motor Trend First Drive: 2015 Lincoln MKC

    Lincoln Brand News
    Motor Trend First Drive:2015 Lincoln MKC Motor Trend New MKC Breathes Life Into Concept of American Luxury By Scott Burgess | June 10, 2014 | The 2015 Lincoln MKC is not merely a little luxury crossover -- it is the future of a luxury brand that has withered for decades. Now, like the...
  7. Trend: Ford Sales Lead in Utility Vehicle Sales Rising

    Ford SUV/Crossover Discussion
    DEARBORN – Ford’s leadership in utility vehicle sales in North America is well documented. In fact, a 10 percent rise in sales from 2012 to 2013 made Ford North America’s top-selling utility vehicle brand for the seventh-consecutive year. What is notable however, is the rise in popularity of...
  8. 2014 Motor Trend Car of the Year: Cadillac CTS

    General Motors Discussion
    2014 Motor Trend Car of the Year: Cadillac CTS A Car for All Seasons By Scott Evans Examine our 2003 Car of the Year competition, if you will. The Infiniti G35 won by offering an unbeatable combination of style, refinement, handling, and value. We put BMW on notice: The Japanese have done it...
  9. Ford Looks Ahead to 2013, Inaugural Trend Report Revealing Key Consumer Insights

    Ford Corporate News
    Ford Looks Ahead to 2013, Publishes Inaugural Trend Report Revealing Key Consumer Insights - • Ford publishes first-ever trend report, Looking Further with Ford, exploring 13 consumer trends expected to shape the world for 2013 and beyond • New Ford trend report reveals brands...
  10. Motor Trend and USA Today MKZ blurbs

    Lincoln Discussion
    MT here, and USA today here. Important info from both is it looks like Monday's event was a "webcast," no ride and drive (in fact, the MT blub makes specific mention of the fact that they haven't driven it yet :( ) Other info include confirmation that the MKZ's grille is more or less the...
  11. 2012 Motor Trend Car of The Year: Volkswagen Passat

    Automotive Industry News
    2012 Motor Trend Car of The Year: Volkswagen Passat By Frank Markus MT
  12. 2012 Motor Trend SUV of the Year: Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

    Automotive Industry News
    2012 Motor Trend SUV of the Year: Land Rover Range Rover Evoque By Scott Evans December, 2011 issue MotorTrend In the enthusiast's dream, all sports cars have manual transmissions and all SUVs are body-on-frame. But as so often is the case, reality does not intersect with our fantasies...
  13. Motor Trend against Ford Explorer: chapter 2: The Explorer is a bad vehicle

    Ford SUV/Crossover Discussion
    Last time we had our hands on the new Ford Explorer, it finished sixth out of six in our three-row SUV comparison test. Yes, friends, dead last. But that car was a preproduction vehicle, and quite literally fell apart on us. This time around, by dint of its new 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine, I think...
  14. Motor Trend comparo: 6 three row seats SUVs. Ford Explorer the worst?

    Ford SUV/Crossover Discussion
    Here a comparo from Motor Trend. The Explorer, an inexplicable pre-production model with some quality problems, with an optional and expensive secon-row captain chairs, and full equiped, classified last in the comparo. But the half of the votes in the Poll (which of the 3 row SUV you would buy)...
  15. Alan Mulally tops Motor Trend's 2011 Power List

    Ford Corporate News
    Alan Mulally tops Motor Trend's 2011 Power List From the February, 2011 issue of Motor Trend By Todd Lassa Alan Mulally (CEO, Ford) - The leader every automaker wants -- and needs Ferdinand Piëch (Chairman of Supervisory Board, Volkswagen AG) Carlos Ghosn (President/CEO, Nissan/Renault)...
  16. Motor Trend: 2011 V6 Pony Car Comparo Test

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    Comparison: 2011 Chevrolet Camaro vs 2011 Dodge Challenger vs 2011 Ford Mustang vs 2011 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Motor Trend Six Appeal: Finding the People's Pony Car From the February, 2011 issue of Motor Trend By Carlos Lago / Photography by Daniel Byrne WINNER: FORD MUSTANG Ponycar King The...
  17. Motor Trend Selects 2011 Chevrolet Silverado HD as 2011 TOTY

    General Motors Discussion
    MOTOR TREND MAGAZINE CHOOSES SILVERADO HD AS 2011 TRUCK OF THE YEAR FORD AND FORD FANS ASK...WHAT HAPPENED..WE BEAT YOU ON PAPER, RIGHT? GM CEO Dan Akerson being presented Motor Trend's 2011 Truck of the Year award Motor Trend Magazine has made some great and some controversial picks over the...
  18. Chevy Volt: Motor Trend Car of the Year!

    Competition News
    Volt is Motor Trend Car of the Year and Automobile magazine car of the year, too!!. here the link: This magazine car of the year have good choices and some mistakes, like the Chevy...
  19. 2011 Motor Trend Sport Utility of the Year: Porsche Cayenne

    Competition News
    2011 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year: Porsche Cayenne By Frank Markus 2010 issue We realize this looks bad. A bunch of unabashed car-loving adrenaline junkies invite a high-clearance sports car to an SUV contest and go all wobbly-kneed with excitement, crowning it...
  20. MT tags along to Truck Trend Ultimate Test. Declares Silverado Numero Uno

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