new york auto show 2009

435 Horsepower Porsche GT3 Makes U.S.-Debut in New York

435 Horsepower Porsche GT3 Makes U.S.-Debut in New York
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With a notable absence at many auto shows this year, Porsche did make it to New York and finally got around to giving the reworked GT3 a proper U.S. debut. The engine’s new output is up 20hp for a total of 435hp, thanks to an increase in displacement from 3.6 to 3.8-liters. The engine also… Continue Reading...

GMC Terrain Brings Bold New Look to NY Auto Show

GMC Terrain Brings Bold New Look to NY Auto Show
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One of the two GMC debuts at the NY Auto Show was the 2010 Terrain crossover. (The other was the Yukon Denali Hybrid). The new Terrain comes with a bold and stylish new look, as well as some fuel-efficient new engines. Much like the Chevy Equinox (also new for 2010), the Terrain will come with… Continue Reading...

2010 Subaru Legacy Lands in New York: As Promised

2010 Subaru Legacy Lands in New York: As Promised
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As promised, Subaru debuted its 2010 Legacy model at the New York Auto Show and there’s a lot to talk about.  The car is based on an entirely new platform that has a 3.2-inch longer wheelbase than the previous model for a total of 108.3-inches. Height and width are also up by 3.2-inches and 3.6-inches… Continue Reading...

Hyundai Nuvis Concept Revealed With Hybrid Powertrain

Hyundai Nuvis Concept Revealed With Hybrid Powertrain
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As promised, Hyundai drew back the cover on the Nuvis HCD-11 Concept at the New York Auto Show. As the name suggests, the Nuvis is the 11th concept to come from the company’s North American design center. The Nuvis, which follows closely in the footsteps of the ix-onic Concept, which debuted in Geneva, is further… Continue Reading...

Kia Forte Koup Headed For Production

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Kia Forte Koup Headed For Production
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Today at the New York Auto Show, Kia unveiled the Forte Koup. Based on the Koup Concept which made its first appearance at last year’s New York show, the Forte Koup is the first ever two-door from Kia. The sporty-looking new model is based on the same platform as the sedan and will be offered… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype First Photos

Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype First Photos
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As promised, Mistubishi pulled back the cover on the Outlander GT Prototype at the New York Auto Show, a concept car that will influence the next generation Outlander “compact” SUV. Prior to the show, Mitsu teased us with blurry images of the new vehicle and now we can see more clearly what we saw then… Continue Reading...

2010 Outback Unveiled: Subaru Surprise

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2010 Outback Unveiled: Subaru Surprise
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With news of the new Subaru Legacy already out, it was a safe assumption that it would be the focal-point of the company’s press conference at the New York Auto Show. The company did unveil that model, but also had a Subaru surprise in store, in the form of the 2010 Outback. The new Outback… Continue Reading...

The New Volkswagen Golf Awarded World Car of the Year

The New Volkswagen Golf Awarded World Car of the Year
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The new Volkswagen Golf has been named the World Car of the Year (WCOTY) by the International Motor Press Association. The group, comprised of journalists from twenty-five countries picked the new Golf over the other two finalists, the Ford Festiva and the Toyota iQ micro-car. But the WCOTY awards are about more than just one… Continue Reading...

Corvette GT1 Z06 Not Competing in New York

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Corvette GT1 Z06 Not Competing in New York
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General Motors used the New York Auto Show to stage the official first showing of its GT1 line of special edition Corvettes. The car wasn’t competing for the spotlight, however, as GM generally ignored the car and instead decided to focus on its new SUVs – like the GMC Terrain and Yukon Denali Hybrid. The… Continue Reading...

U.S.-Spec MazdaSpeed3 Makes Official U.S Debut

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U.S.-Spec MazdaSpeed3 Makes Official U.S Debut
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It’s now official, the 2010 MazdaSpeed3 has made it to U.S. shores. On display at the New York Auto Show the new model isn’t drastically different than the old one, it even keeps the same 2.3-liter direct-injection four-cylinder engine. Power is rated at 263 and 280 ft-lbs of torque. This is enough for a 0-62 mph run… Continue Reading...
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