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Chicago Auto Show Tease: Kia e-AWD Concept

Jan 29 2015 04:35 PM | Chicago Auto Show
Kia has released a teaser for their upcoming concept car that will be shown at Chicago. The concept will feature an electric all-wheel drive system and be aimed at "city dwellers seeking the ultimate urban escape." From what we can tell from the teaser shot, it looks like a Soul with a few more inches of ground clearance and body cladding.

We'll have more information and live shots from Chicago Auto Show in a couple of weeks.

Source: Kia

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More From The Trademark Office: Chevrolet Spark Activ

Jan 29 2015 01:50 PM | Chevrolet News
Our intrepid trademark investigator Blake Nobel has uncovered two new filings from General Motors. Filed on January 21, the two filings are for the Chevrolet Spark Activ. So what could this possible Spark model be? We have a couple of guesses:An even smaller crossover in Chevrolet's lineupMore fuel efficient version of the SparkNow we should say that even though GM has trademarked Spark Activ, it doesn't mean they will actually use it.

What do you think? Let us know in the comments.

Source: US Patent Office

Rumorpile: More On GMC's Wrangler Competitor

Jan 28 2015 03:45 PM | GMC News
A few months back, we reported on a story dealing with possible future products for GMC. One of those products being bandied about was a competitor to the Jeep Wrangler. Well it seems this idea has some legs at GM as a report from the Wall Street Journal says GM has spoken to its dealers about this.

Speaking with a several sources, the Journal reports that GM talked to its dealers about the possibility of a GMC product that would borrow cues and off-road credentials from the defunct Hummer brand. Dealers were asked to provide feedback and do some research to help the company make a decision of whether or not to go forward with it.

“The idea is being kicked around real hard,” said a source.

Why is GM consi...

Marchionne Comments On U.S. Fuel Economy Standards

Jan 28 2015 10:35 AM | William Maley in Industry News

FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is known to speak his mind and tell it like it is. During the Automotive News World Congress, Marchionne questioned the U.S. Government's mandate of 54.5 MPG by 2025. "There is not a single carmaker that cannot make the 54 nu...

2014 Review Wrap-Up; 2014 Toyota Sienna XLE

Jan 28 2015 08:05 AM | William Maley in Quick Drive

Oh Toyota. I’m not sure who was it at the company who decided to market the Sienna with ‘Swagger Wagon’ tagline, because at first I thought it was kind of crazy. The tagline first appeared in an ad featuring the van and two parents rapping. At first I...

Trivia Tuesday: January 27, 2015

Jan 27 2015 09:12 AM | balthazar in Trivia Tuesday

In last week's Trivia Tuesday, we learned some interesting facts about the evolution of the Buick Riviera. The Riviera has an encore in this week's quiz. Can you answer the following trivia? The answers to last weeks Trivia Tuesday are below. 1.) Wh...

Nissan To Change Focus From Cutting Edge To Volume Stuff

Jan 27 2015 08:15 AM | William Maley in Nissan News

For awhile, it seem Nissan was going a bit crazy with exciting, performance-focused concepts. Recent examples include the IDx concept, the distinctive electric BladeGlider concept, and the Formula One inspired Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge concept. Executives...