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2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe Offers Big Luxury In A Pint-Sized Package

It was January of 2012, and I had just arrived in Detroit for the North American International Auto Show. At the hotel, I hung up my assortment of (mostly) wrinkle-free shirts, plugged in my ailing iPhone, and slapped some water…

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2015 Mercedes-Benz S550: A Tool For Uncompromised Travel

In a former life, I flew on company jets for trade shows and factory visits.  There was nothing better than returning to the airport at the end of a long day, with many miles still ahead, and seeing the plane…

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Homophobes Vow To Discriminate Against LGBT Texans As Toyota Breaks Ground On New Plano Headquarters

Yesterday, representatives from Toyota gathered in Plano, Texas to break ground on the automaker’s new U.S. headquarters. It was a beautiful day full of blue skies, prepared speeches, and hokey formalities. None of the speakers mentioned that, just down the…

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2015 Detroit Auto Show Recap: 5 Best Cars, 3 Running Themes

The media preview of the 2015 North American International Auto Show has come to an end, and most of us have returned home to reflect on what we saw. After a day of recuperation (including some much-needed cuddle time with…

Buick Avenir concept at the 2015 North American International Auto Show

2015 Detroit Auto Show: Highlights From Day 2

It’s funny how, when you’re away from home, time moves differently. You can take the briefest three-day beach trip, and on the way home, you’ll think, “It feels like we’ve been away forever”. The same is true at conventions like…

Maserati Gran Turismo at the 2015 North American International Auto Show

2015 Detroit Auto Show: Highlights From Day 1

Visiting the North American International Auto Show — or any auto show, for that matter — can be a challenge. The days are long. The crowds are dense. The elbows are sharp. And in Detroit, the winter weather can be…

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG Is Mercedes’ New, Homemade Particle Accelerator

Twenty years ago, Mercedes-Benz introduced the C36 AMG, its first fully sanctioned model with the aftermarket tuner it now wholly owns.  An advertisement created for the Detroit Auto Show snickered, “If this were the fifth grade science fair, we’d be…

2015 Mercedes-Benz ML400

2015 Mercedes-Benz ML400 Is Mother-Approved

My mother is not easily impressed.  She drove my grandmother in her Mercedes for years, so she knows what a world-class German car is like.  But, she married my father, who worked at General Motors for over 30 years before…

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Ten Hard and Fast Rules for Picking the Color Combination for your next New Car

Now, before you start writing letters about us stereotyping ourselves in the LBGT community as always being more color, style and fashion conscious understand that this is not why we feel qualified to offer up these admonishments to people looking…

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Gaywheels’ Top Posts Of 2014

Tomorrow is January 1, a day for looking ahead and pondering the promise of a new year. December 31, however, is reserved for retrospection, and like many other websites, we’re taking a moment to reflect on your favorite articles from 2014. We published more…