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“H-Cars” Renew Clash

The Dueling Hs - photos courtesy autoguide.com

DETROIT-In a repeat of the harsh feelings that marched Hyundai’s successful entry into the global market, an American Honda executive vice-president issued a pointed attack on Hyundai’s overstatement of its MPG averages in his NAIAS press conference. John Mendel, the Honda V-P, speaking at the Automotive News World Congress, decried Hyundai and its sister brand […]

Malibu A Midsize Bargan

2013 Chevy Malibu

DETROIT-Detroit and Ontario autowriters stole a gold medal away from rivals at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) by awarding a top honor to decibels, making the 2013 Malibu a top contender and GM’s ‘quietest car ever.’ Recognizing the importance of sound as a category in new-car construction, the jury gave the aero-styled Malibu […]