2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK350 Roadster

Choose between a 3.5-liter V6 or 2.5-liter inline 4 cylinder Blackberry Farm-Walland, TN ? Mercedes-Benz just introduced one model of their third generation SLK Roadster to U.S. journalists in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee ? the SLK350 naturally aspirated, direct injection V6. A four-cylinder turbocharged model will follow early next year, and perhaps after…

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?Maserati To Unveil New GranTurismo Convertible Sport?

Maserati Droptop to preview In Geneva Maserati will preview their latest Granturismo Convertible Sport (known as the GranCabrio Sport outside of North America) at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, taking it to a new level of performance and handling, offering more driving pleasure, by providing improved overall vehicle dynamics, more horsepower from a more responsive…

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Test Ride: 2009 Harley-Davidson Cross Bones

?Harley-Davidson?s FLSTSB Softail? Cross Bones?? No, it?s not a Pirates of the Caribbean theme bike ?The design team at the Motor Company seems to be on a roll of late with the reinvention of elemental images from the past. Harley has long been associated with skeletal graphic themes ? skulls and cross bones have adorned…

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Test Ride: 2009 Honda DN-01

A stylish V-Twin automatic (or not) Crossover First off, the DN-01 designation comes from ?Dream New Concept 1?, and despite its Continuously Variable Transmission (which Honda refers to as a Human Friendly Transmission) with a six-speed manual mode and Sport automatic mode, and the fact that it sounds kind of like one; it?s definitely not…

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Test Drive: 2010 Ferrari California

The California moniker returns to Ferrari?s Prancing Horse stable? The Ferrari?s California GTB 250 Short Wheelbase of the late 50?s and early ?60?s is now a highly prized collector car, with limited availability and a lofty price tag if and when you are even able to find one. A 1961 example recently sold for a…

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Test Drive: 2011 Nissan Leaf

Nissan turns over a new Leaf: It’s the world?s first affordable zero emission hatchback The Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has launched what they are claiming to be the world?s first affordable, zero-emission car in the form of the new 2011 Leaf, which is a 4-door, medium-size, lithium-ion battery powered, plug-in electric hatchback, capable of comfortably…

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