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

2008 Nissan Maxima Starts at $28,120

Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2008 Nissan Maxima, which is currently on sale. The Nissan Maxima 3.5 SE Xtronic CVT starts at $28,120 and the 3.5 SL will start at $30,380. With the exception of a new Platinum package there are not any changes to the 255hp Maxima. Related Stories: Next-Generation 2011 Nissan Z Will Get the 330 HP...

2009 Jaguar XF Spy Photos…The New Jag is Almost Uncovered

We've seen so many spy photos of the new 2009 Jaguar XF testing all over the world. Brenda Priddy even auctioned off a piece of the tape that was used to camouflage one of the prototypes. Now we have our first look at the car almost completely uncovered. These two photos of the new car were taken right before it...

Is This What Hyundai's New G37 Wannabe RWD Coupe is Going to Look Like?

We've seen several spy photos of Hyundai's new RWD Tiburon coupe in the past few months. Now we have an "official" photo rendering of the new coupe. The rendering looks very close to test mules that have been spotted, but it gives us a glimpse of what the front end may look like. The upcoming rear-wheel-drive coupe that may or...

More Spy Photos of the 2009 Dodge Challenger…These are the Best Yet!

We've seen many spy photos of the upcoming Dodge Challenger muscle car. Most of those photos were from guys with handy camera phones that didn't show that much detail. There new photos from the show more details of the car that others have missed. These photos show closer detail of the front end of the car through the mesh camouflage....

More Info On the Return of the Toyota AE86 aka RWD Corolla

According to Automotive News, Toyota and Subaru are hard at work on plans to co-develop a sports car under the Toyota brand. The new car will be priced under $16,900 and have an engine smaller than 2 liters. Last week Best Car Plus magazine broke the news that Toyota is working on a new AE86 type car. In that report...

Spy Photos of the Upcoming Kia Mesa SUV…Want a Bland SUV with Bad MPG?

Spy photographers have caught the upcoming Kia Mesa SUV testing with the front-end exposed. What has been revealed is a very bland SUV that looks no better than any of the other body-on-frame SUVs in its class. Unfortunately the production version of the Mesa SUV is a lot more conservative than the concept version. The Kia Mesa, which is about...

Suzuki is Going to Unveil the Kizashi Concept Sedan at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Next month Suzuki is going to unveil a new mid-level sedan concept car labeled the Kizashi. A production version of the sedan is expected to be released by 2010. Suzuki released this official sketch of the car. Too bad the production version will look nothing like this. Currently Suzuki only has small budget vehicles and SUVs, but if this model...

Saab is Going to Unveil the Saab High-Performance Turbo X in Frankfurt

Saab is going to unveil a new "Turbo X" model of the new 9-3 at the Frankfurt Motor Show that will draw inspiration from Saab's 99 and 900 "Black Turbo" models. The release of the "Turbo X" marks the anniversary of the 30th anniversary of Saab's first turbo model that was unveiled at Frankfurt Show in 1977. Details about the...

Volvo Wants to go After the BMW 3-Series…Is it Possible?

According to Autocar, Volvo is going to re-position its S40 and S60 models by 2010. The fate of the Volvo S60 has been questionable for quite sometime as it was rumored that Volvo was planning on discontinuing the model. Now it is being rumored that Volvo is going to position the S60 as more of a BMW 3-Series and Audi...

Ford Offers Sync System for $395…Now You Can Connect All Your Gadgets!

Ford has announced the pricing for it's new Sync system that was co-developed with Microsoft. Ford Sync offers the ability to connect digital media players such as the iPod and Bluetooth cell phones to your car, which then can be controlled using your voice and steering wheel mounted controls. The first Ford vehicles to get the Sync option will be...

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