models for 2004 -- There's new ... and there's brand new.
Here are the never-before-seen additions to the automotive scene.
most-anticipated cars of 2004 -- They're getting all the
buzz, the hype, the ballyhoo. Reminiscent of a long-gone ketchup commercial, anticipation
over these highly publicized 2004 models are keeping us waiting.
green in environmentally smart cars -- There's more choices
as demand increases and technology improves.
that go zoom -- Forget fuel economy. Foget taking kids
to soccer. You want a real muscle car, and you're in luck: 2004 is the year for
cars that fill your need for speed.
the golden auto color? Try silver -- What's hot inside
and outside your automobile this year.
features: What they cost, how they work -- Today's auto manufacturers offer
a slew of gadgets designed for safety.
and worst of the new options -- What you want, what you need and what you
can get along without.
best buys on options -- Which options represent the best values and which
your auto find its way -- In-car navigational systems show promise, but do
they enhance your driving experience enough to justify the price?
Should it twinkle for you? -- A massive advertising campaign is making OnStar
a household name. What, exactly, does it do? How does it work and how much does
your car talk too much? -- Technological advances such as black box recorders
collect information. But whose is it?
radio comes from a satellite near you -- Satellite radio is rapidly finding
its way into new cars as standard or optional equipment. What is it, and how much
does it cost?
sounds for cool cars -- Short of investing a year's salary in an after-market
sound system, what's available as standard and optional new car equipment? Here
are your good-better-best choices at various price levels.
hot in headlights? -- The old sealed-beams are rapidly fading into the darkness
as a new generation of beacons lighs the way. We take a look at new advances in
auto lighting systems.
wheels are on a roll -- Once just the provenance of teenagers, these shiny
accessories are catching on.
-- Posted: Dec. 9,