2009 Detroit Auto Show

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster: Through Ian's Lens

By Ian Merritt on April 13, 2009

With round hips and flared wheelwells, the new Nissan 370Z Roadster carries on the longstanding design tradition of Z cars. With its sharp front and back light clusters contrasting with the curvy ... Read More
2010 Cadillac SRX vs. 2010 Lincoln MKT Video

By Mike Hanley on January 28, 2009

Some of the press conferences at the Detroit auto show focused on technologies that won't be available in the U.S. in the near future, but two luxury crossovers debuted at the show that will go ... Read More
2010 Chevrolet Equinox Video

By Stephen Markley on January 28, 2009

GM rolled out its 2010 Chevrolet Equinox at the 2009 Detroit auto show, and Cars.com’s Kelsey Mays breaks down the vehicle’s attractions and missteps. As it did with the Chevy Malibu, GM hopes to ... Read More
2010 Toyota Prius Video

By Stephen Markley on January 26, 2009

Plug-in hybrids are all the rage right now in the press, but the king of the road when it comes to efficiency is still Toyota’s vaunted Prius. The third-generation 2010 Prius was one of the most s... Read More
Detroit's Optimism: A Search for a Silver Lining

By David Thomas on January 23, 2009

While the dozens of new cars on display were the main focus of the 2009 Detroit auto show, everyone at the media preview had their minds elsewhere. Instead of excitement about advances in hybrid... Read More
CarsCast Weekly: 1.23.09

By Stephen Markley on January 23, 2009

 There’s still a lot of wrapping up to do from the 2009 Detroit auto show which runs through Sunday. This week, Lindsay and Stephen comb through all the videos from both concept and productio... Read More
2010 Lincoln MKT Video

By Stephen Markley on January 22, 2009

Lincoln wants to make a splash in the luxury crossover segment with the 2010 MKT. Cars.com’s Mike Hanley took some time at the 2009 Detroit auto show to check the MKT from all angles, and found ... Read More
2010 Lincoln MKT vs. Ford Flex: Suburban Dad

By Suburban Dad on January 21, 2009

I've been a fan of the Flex ever since it won top honors on our Vacation Blogging trip last summer. My family and I found it roomy, nicely appointed and filled with lots of tech features to make... Read More
CSI Detroit: Stacking Up The Center Stacks

By Kelsey Mays on January 21, 2009

Witness the center stack — that area on the dash that houses A/C, stereo and navigation controls. It draws plenty of scrutiny, and for good reason. The best designs have top-notch mat... Read More
Cars.com Podcast: 2009 Detroit Auto Show

By David Thomas on January 20, 2009

The editors took some time to reflect on this year’s industry showcase in Detroit in our latest podcast. Joe Wiesenfelder, David Thomas, Kelsey Mays and Mike Hanley discuss what won them over an... Read More