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Tesla Model S awarded Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year

The new Tesla Model S has been named Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year. To take the award, the Model S had to receive a unanimous vote from the panel of Motor Trend judges and guest judges. It also had to beat out the 11 finalists including the Porsche Boxster, BMW 3-series, Lexus GS, […]

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2013 Motor Trend’s SUV of the Year Award

Mercedes-Benz GL-Class wins 2013 Motor Trend’s SUV of the Year Award

The all-new 2013 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class has won the 2013 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year award. This marks the second time the GL has won the prestigious Motor Trend award. “We’re honored that the GL-Class has once again been awarded Motor Trend’s Sport/Utility of the Year,” said Steve Cannon, President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA. […]

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Behind the scenes of World’s Greatest Drag Race Part 2

Video: Behind the scenes of World’s Greatest Drag Race Part 2

A little over a week ago, the guys at Motor Trend released the video of their World’s Greatest Drag Race Part 2, with the Lamborghini Aventador taking the crown. Have you ever wondered what goes into making the World’s Greatest Drag Race or how that drag race sounds with no background music? Well, Jessi Lang […]

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2011 Porsche Cayenne wins 2011 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year

Motor Trend magazine just announced that the 2011 Porsche Cayenne has won its 2011 Sport/Utility of the Year Award. “It’s that breadth of performance capability, combined with the Cayenne’s roomy and comfortable interior and reasonably capacious cargo hold, that helped it nail our performance of intended function criteria,” Motor Trend said. “With strong showings in […]

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2010 Ford Fusion chosen as Motor Trend’s 2010 Car of the Year

The 2010 Ford Fusion sedan was chosen as MOTOR TREND’s 2010 Car of the Year. “Ford has proven its resilience in these tough times by delivering to market a car with broad appeal to a broad range of consumers,” said Angus MacKenzie, MOTOR TREND editor-in-chief. “The Fusion range has matured into a competitive roster of […]

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2010 Subaru Outback wins 2010 Motor Trend SUV of the Year

Subaru of America announced today that its 2010 Subaru Outback has won the Motor Trend’s 2010 SUV of Year award. That’s two consecutive wins for Subaru, which also won the Motor Trend’s 2009 SUV of Year with its Forester model. “The 2010 Subaru Outback offers a unique combination of comfort, efficiency, versatility and value,” said Motor […]

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2010 Motor Trend SUV of the Year Contenders revealed

It’s that time of the year again – when Motor Trend picks the “Motor Trend SUV of the Year” for the year 2010. Last year’s award went to the 2009 Subaru Forester. It seems as though this year, Motor Trend has focused most of its attention on luxury SUVs. Either way, stay tuned for the winner who […]

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Motor Trend released 2009 Best Driver’s Car feature

Remember Motor Trend’s Best-Handling Car multipage feature? Well, the publication announced today that from here on out, the feature will now be known as Motor Trend’s Best Driver’s Car. “Motor Trend is not looking for the quickest car over the quarter mile, the car that pulls the highest lateral g through a turn, or even […]

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Video: Motor Trend pits the Corvette ZR1 against an F/A-18 Hornet Jet

We love our Top Gear – a lot. We’ll do anything to watch the most recent episodes whether it means jumping on YouTube and sorting our search results by “Relevance” or doing the whole bit torrent thing. One of our all time favorite segments was when Hammond raced a Bugatti Veyron against a fighter jet. […]

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Ford F-150 awarded 2009 Motor Trend Truck of the Year

No big surprise here (well at least to us) – Motor Trend has awarded the 2009 Ford F-150 the 2009 Motor Trend Truck of the Year. While rivals Dodge Ram and Toyota Tundra are really strong pickups, the rules have been changed this time around. “Fuel prices skyrocketed, the economy tanked, consumer confidence evaporated, and folks […]

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Handy car hints, Motor Trend's  by Rodger Darling  1958 picture
Handy car hints, Motor Trend's by Rodger Darling 1958
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2016 CHEVROLET CAMARO GM DEALERSHIP SALES BROCHURE MOTOR TREND CAR OF THE YEAR
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1976 Dodge Aspen R/T Motor Trend Car of Year MOPAR print car ad gift 1975 1977
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Motor Trend Magazine Basics Auto Repair Manual Vintage 1972 Edition #6765A
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New Motor Trend Safety Tools 12V 1 Watt Rechargeable Flashlight with 2 Usb Ports