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Buick, Cadillac, Chrysler, Concept Cars, Coupes, Hyundai, Jaguar, Lexus, Lincoln, Luxury Cars, Mazda, Mercedes, Opinions, Volkswagen »

10 Jul 2010 | No Comment | 6,427 views
Design Opinion: That’s a Lovely Lexus, er, Buick..or is it…Lincoln?

For ages, the auto industry has been afflicted with ‘me too syndrome” when it comes to styling and design.

Just as soon as one car company launches a successful styling departure from the norm, eve4ryone rushes to copy it, and before long, we are awash in designs that look an awful lot like each other.

During the 1960s,. everybody clamored for a two door coupe with a “Thunderbird” roofline. The 1970s heralded a race to opera window heaven. The 1980s brought us …

Compact Cars, Sports Sedans, Volkswagen »

19 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 2,153 views
Looking for something special? Volkswagen has it.

Back in the day—say, the 1950s and 1960s—car companies would routinely introduce new colors on existing models, or special versions—to stimulate buyers during cold winter months, and to begin to rev up the old sales machine for the coming spring.

After a long absence, it looks like the practice is back, only with one heck of a lot of fun because the cars in question are all from Volkswagen, purveyors of cool wheels with attitude.

The three all-new 2010 models are the  …

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