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  • Hip to be Square

    As the SUV craze sputters to a halt, automotive designers are learning to provide space and ? exibility in cool box-shaped vehicles, all without, um, cutting corners. Honda led the way with the Element (said to be fashioned after a… [ read more ]

    09/03/09
  • Crossover Time

    The immense changes in the economy (we’re all broke!) and the environment (we’re all doomed!) have shifted what we want in a car. Translation: It’s time to get over our passion for large, spacious SUVs and embrace the more practical… [ read more ]

    09/03/09
  • Little Brutes

    We’re all starting to do the right thing by dumping gas-chugging SUV s, but is it for all the wrong reasons? Sure, making the switch helps the environment, but these days, driving an overpowered little monster is as fashionable as… [ read more ]

    09/03/09
  • Muscle & Flow

    The most prolific era of the American muscle car started in 1970, when growling engines, screeching tires, and acrid blue smoke were lit in the night by the glow of a thousand red taillights. 1970 was also the year the… [ read more ]

    09/03/09
  • Shifting Gears

    West Coast Customs Corona, CA, 951-284-0680, westcoastcustoms.com Established: 1993Video may have killed the radio star, but reality TV has downright annihilated the reputation and cred of more than a rising luminary or two. That could have been the story of… [ read more ]

    08/05/09