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Marc Carter is the Editor-in-Chief and founder of Diabetesss. When he's not writing news or reviews for Diabetesss, he also contributes to Inhabitat.com.

2008 Nissan Skyline GT-R Will Make its First Official US Debut at the LA Auto Show

According to a post on the North American GT-R Owner's Club forum, Nissan is going to display the new GT-R at the LA Auto Show this November. The car is going to make its official debut at the Tokyo Auto Show in October, but its first official US debut will be in Los Angeles. The supercar is going to be...

Full Specs and Official Photos of the 2008 Honda Accord Sedan and Coupe!!

2008 Honda Accord

Ok after months of looking at spy photos of the 2008 Accord coupe and sedan we finally have the official photos and the specs. The top engine will be a 3.5L V6 that puts out 268 horsepower and the 2.4L 4-cyl has either 177-hp or 190-hp. Here are the highlights: -3.5L V6 with 268hp and 248 lb-ft. of torque achieves 19/29mpg. -2.4L...

15 Minutes in the All-New 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class…Better Than BMW or Lexus?

Mercedes-Benz has recently introduced the all-new 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan. The new sedan boasts a sexier exterior, new engines and more interior room than the outgoing model. Are these changes enough to win over would be BMW or Lexus buyers? To celebrate the launch of the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes is holding what they call "The C-Drive", which is basically...

Acura Wants to Rival Bentley and Maybach…Why Not Start With BMW and Lexus First?

Acura has had a hard time trying to win customers from Lexus and BMW due to the fact that the Acura lineup lacks a V8 or a rear-wheel-drive platform. Acura's SH-AWD system has helped on the RL sedan, but the fact that it still lacks a V8 engine has turned off potential customers. It is being rumored that...

2008 Volvo C30 Efficiency Achieves 52.26 MPG

Volvo is going to unveil its new C30 Efficiency car next month at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The car only consumes 4.5L of fuel per every 100 kilometers (52.26 mpg). Volvo employed quite a few different strategies to raise the efficiency of the car. The transmission oil was switched out with low-friction oil. The 3rd, 4th and 5th gears are...

2008 Honda Accord Coupe Gets Accessorized…UGLY!

The all-new 2008 Honda Accord hasn't even been officially unveiled yet, but someone has captured a photo of the new coupe with a whole bunch of aftermarket ad-ons. The Accord coupe in this photo was probably part of a photo shoot that is meant to focus on the many different dealer installed accessories that are available for the coupe. All...

BMW 335i Coupe Gets All-Wheel-Drive…It's Now Faster Than the RWD Version

BMW has announced that the BMW 335i coupe will have all-wheel-drive as an option. The 328i coupe already has the AWD option. Audi's success with their Quattro AWD systems has promted BMW to add AWD to more of their vehicles. The 335i coupe will still have the same 300 horsepower as the RWD version, but due to the added traction,...

The Chrysler PT Cruiser May Die After 2009…Good News?

Chrysler execs have confirmed that the aging PT Cruiser is going to stay in production until at least the end of 2009. The automaker has made no promises that the car will be built after 2009 nor if there will be a next-generation model. When the PT Cruiser first launched in 2000 it was a sales success, but since then...

New 2008 Infiniti M Sedan Gets a Facelift and More Options

The 2008 models are right around the corner. Infiniti has released the full specs and photos of the 2008 Infiniti M sedan. The car receives refreshed styling and the M45 will have an all-wheel-drive option. Other noteworthy changes are revised front and rear fascias, rear fender panels, rear decklid and taillights and new 18" and 19" wheels. Infiniti is also...

Full Specs and Photos of the 2008 Aston Martin DBS…It's Nothing Short of Spectacular!

Yesterday I posted info and specs on the upcoming 2008 Aston Martin DBS. Today Aston Martin released all the specs and a plethora of photos. The DBS is the "ultimate luxury sports car" according to Aston Martin. It has a V12 engine with 510 hp and 420 lb-ft. of torque. In order to keep the weight down Aston used carbon...

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