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Dodge Viper Was a Bold Dream Car, Turned Into Reckless Sports Car When It Became Real
Dodge Viper Was a Bold Dream Car, Turned Into Reckless Sports Car When It Became Real

22 Nov 2021, 13:47 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / Dodge Viper was born at the will of one man, and ended up as one of the most spectacular vehicles built by a car company

 
This VLF Force 1 V10 Inspired by the Dodge Viper Is a Rare Gem
This VLF Force 1 V10 Inspired by the Dodge Viper Is a Rare Gem

11 Aug 2020, 08:47 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / VLF Automotive only built five Force 1 V10s back in 2016, despite the initial plan of producing 50 units, and one of them was recently listed at an auction

 
Bob Lutz Would Like Chevrolet To Make A Corvette SUV
Bob Lutz Would Like Chevrolet To Make A Corvette SUV

25 Jun 2019, 20:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Bob Lutz may know a thing or two about the automotive industry, but a Corvette SUV sounds like a bad idea in every respect

 
Bob Lutz Blasts 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For the Cheap Interior
Bob Lutz Blasts 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For the Cheap Interior

24 Jun 2019, 19:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Bob Lutz knows a thing or two about the automotive industry, and having spent some years at General Motors, he's not happy with the interior of the new 'Rado

 
Bob Lutz's VIA Motors to Partner Geely in Developing All-Electric Pickup Truck
Bob Lutz's VIA Motors to Partner Geely in Developing All-Electric Pickup Truck

25 Jan 2018, 09:42 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The U.S.-Chinese partnership looks to boost the number of options for those few looking for an environmentally clean pickup truck

 
Tesla "Is Going Out of Business" According to Ex-GM Exec Bob Lutz
Tesla "Is Going Out of Business" According to Ex-GM Exec Bob Lutz

19 Nov 2017, 10:25 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The former General Motors Boss picked the worst time possible to predict Tesla's doom right after the company unveiled its most exciting product ever

 
Bob Lutz Likes the Kia Stinger GT, He Says It Has an Outstanding Design
Bob Lutz Likes the Kia Stinger GT, He Says It Has an Outstanding Design

12 Jan 2017, 17:24 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Road & Track asked Bob Lutz to provide his opinion on the new Kia Stinger. Apparently, the former VP of General Motors admires the new Kia

 
Ex-GM Boss Bob Lutz Thinks Autonomous Vehicles Will Be the End of Car Brands
Ex-GM Boss Bob Lutz Thinks Autonomous Vehicles Will Be the End of Car Brands

16 Dec 2016, 12:31 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / In a rather apocalyptic prevision, the former vice president of GM thinks autonomous cars will spell the end for car brands. We think he skipped his pill

 
Bob Lutz: “Neither Chevrolet nor Cadillac Need a Mid-Engine Car”
Bob Lutz: “Neither Chevrolet nor Cadillac Need a Mid-Engine Car”

30 Aug 2016, 12:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The next generation of the Corvette is still a mystery to us mortals. A mid-engine Corvette is fine and all, but does it make sense to put it into production?

 
The First Corvette-Engined Reincarnation Of The Fisker Karma Has Been Delivered
The First Corvette-Engined Reincarnation Of The Fisker Karma Has Been Delivered

8 Jun 2016, 17:45 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / VLF Destino, the Corvette-engined rebirth of the Fisker Karma, has begun production and deliveries. The company is founded by Bob Lutz, former GM executive

 
Bob Lutz Asks Whether Tesla Is Doomed, Seems to Have His Mind Made Up Already
Bob Lutz Asks Whether Tesla Is Doomed, Seems to Have His Mind Made Up Already

27 Oct 2015, 09:44 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / You know who Bob Lutz is, and I'm sure we can agree he is a man who's opinion deserves to be listened to. Maybe not this time, though

 
Former GM Exec Bob Lutz Named Chairman at VIA Motors
Former GM Exec Bob Lutz Named Chairman at VIA Motors

21 Feb 2014, 15:43 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Bob Lutz, the former vice president of General Motors, has been named chairman of the board at VIA Motors, the company that’s been putting electric powertrains into Chevrolet trucks, van and S...

 
Fisker Karma-based Destino Concept Gets Katzkin Interior, Debuts in Detroit
Fisker Karma-based Destino Concept Gets Katzkin Interior, Debuts in Detroit

10 Jan 2014, 17:10 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / VL Automotive’s Fisker Karma-based Destino concept will be showcased at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show next week with an ultra-premium interior designed by famed specialist Katzkin. The news co...

 
The Chevrolet Volt Should Have Been a Pickup Truck, Says Bob Lutz
The Chevrolet Volt Should Have Been a Pickup Truck, Says Bob Lutz

3 Jan 2014, 10:10 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Back in 2008, while serving as president of Global Product Development for GM, Bob Lutz said that the electrification of the automobile “is inevitable”. Shortly after, he pushed for the ...

 
Bob Lutz Joins Katzkin as Senior Advisor
Bob Lutz Joins Katzkin as Senior Advisor

11 Dec 2013, 10:32 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Bob Lutz, former chairman of General Motors North America, has been appointed as Senior Advisor by vehicle interior customization specialist Katzkin, the California-based company announced yesterday...

 
Who Killed Pontiac? Bob Lutz Says the Government Did!
Who Killed Pontiac? Bob Lutz Says the Government Did!

28 Oct 2013, 17:03 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Drop Pontiac or the fat lady gets it, see? Replace fat lady with General Motors and you have the same scenario of what happened in 2009, when GM decided, under the government’s pressure, that ...

 
Corvette-powered Fisker Karma Set for 2014 Launch
Corvette-powered Fisker Karma Set for 2014 Launch

21 Oct 2013, 09:22 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / We bet a lot of people have dreamed about driving a cool looking Fisker Karma with a powerful gasoline engine under its hood. Well, there’s some good news for you as Detroit-based company VL A...

 
2013 Automotive Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
2013 Automotive Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

14 Jun 2013, 15:12 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Former Chrysler and GM executive Bob Lutz and former Formula One driver Jackie Steward were nominated among this year’s Automotive Hall of Fame inductees. Known for his career with several ...

 
Bob Lutz Joins VIA Motors EV Company
Bob Lutz Joins VIA Motors EV Company

26 Sep 2011, 15:17 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / It seems that Bob Lutz just can’t stay away from General Motors. As you probably know, instead of spending his retirement time on an island, he has chosen to remain an adviser for GM, but this...

 
Bob Lutz Gives Lotus a 60% Chance of Success
Bob Lutz Gives Lotus a 60% Chance of Success

16 Dec 2010, 10:42 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The international auto press was found gasping for air when Lotus revealed a total of five sportscar concepts and one for a small city car a few months ago at the Paris Auto Show. But many questione...