2007 chicago auto show

Volvo to Make HD Radio Standard for 2009 Models


In manufacturers’ constant arms race to include better perks for drivers, Volvo will make HD radio receivers standard in almost all of its models beginning in the second half of 2008. Still in relative infancy, HD radio promises better sound

Volvo to Make HD Radio Standard for 2009 Models

By Stephen Markley  on November 27, 2007

In manufacturers’ constant arms race to include better perks for drivers, Volvo will make HD radio receivers standard in almost all of its models beginning in the second half of 2008. Still in relative infancy, HD radio promises better sound

2007 Chicago Auto Show: Scion xB and xD Video

By David Thomas  on February 12, 2007

Last week, Cars.com Senior Editor Joe Wiesenfelder spent some up-close-and-personal time with the all-new Scion xB and xD subcompacts, and we got it all on film. Well, digital film anyway, and the video is now live on our Chicago Auto

Pontiac's New Experimental Logo

By David Thomas  on February 11, 2007

We’ve gone a few days without talking about the Pontiac G8, so it should be safe to bring it up again, right? OK, we promise not to talk about the G8 itself, but instead the new Pontiac emblem GM unveiled

Pontiac G8 Interior Up Close

By Mike Hanley  on February 9, 2007

Pontiac's new G8 performance sedan was one of the most significant debuts at the Chicago Auto Show, and any enthusiast going to the show should check it out. If you can't make it, no problem; this photo blog of the

2007 Chicago Auto Show: Winners and Losers

By David Thomas  on February 8, 2007

It’s about that time. The media preview is over and the doors to the 2007 Chicago Auto Show have opened to the public. Cars.com’s Mike Hanley, David Thomas and Joe Wiesenfelder spent the past two days walking the 1.3 million

2007 Chicago Auto Show: Pontiac G8 Video

By David Thomas  on February 8, 2007

We don’t normally point to enthusiast sites, but Worldcarfans.com posted via YouTube this video of the new Pontiac G8 that debuted in Chicago on Wednesday, and we just had to put it up. There’s nothing quite like seeing a car

2008 Scion tC Gets Standard iPod Integration, New Grille

By David Thomas  on February 8, 2007

The tC coupe doesn’t get the radical redesign that the 2008 xB did, but it does get a few touches to keep the 2008 model fresh when it arrives this summer. A new black grille with varying sizes of circles,

Maserati Joins Certified Pre-Owned Business

By Mike Hanley  on February 8, 2007

With the launch of the Maserati Trident Discoveries Certified Pre-Owned Program at the 2007 Chicago Auto Show, the Italian luxury brand joins Bentley and Ferrari as yet another ultraluxury brand with a CPO program. Maserati’s program ensures that the odometer

2007 Chicago Auto Show: More on the 2008 Scion xD, Arriving in August

By David Thomas  on February 8, 2007

Scion is calling the xD an all-new vehicle, but really it’s a logical replacement for the outgoing xA subcompact hatchback. We’re guessing that because the xA never lived up to expectations, a new name was in order. The xD is

2007 Chicago Auto Show: More on the 2008 Scion xB, Arriving in April

By David Thomas  on February 8, 2007

News this morning is that the all-new 2008 Scion xB will go on sale this April. No prices have been announced. After seeing it in person, we can say it has a lot of room in the cabin for passengers,