Welcome to TV4 Autos TV4Autos.com high quality multimedia website geared for the Weekend Racer, Auto Club, or Car Colletors featuring Forums, Videos, and Image Galleries. http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=frontpage Fri, 26 May 2017 18:45:32 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Photo Galleries Online http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=55:photo-galleries-online&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=55:photo-galleries-online&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 TV4Autos proudly announces the addtiion of our Online Photo Galleries with thousands of pictures of rare, exotic, and Supercars online. In addition to the many varieties of car photos online, we claim to have the single largest collection of pictures of the powerfully engineered automobiles of Callaway Cars (Corvette, Camaro, Speedster, C7, C12, and C16). Please visit Our Photo Galleries today.

luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Fri, 19 Mar 2010 02:42:35 +0000
100% Satisfaction http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=64:100satisfaction&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=64:100satisfaction&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 The sales side of the Auto industry is often plagued with misconceptions which can be primarily traced back to the days before the internet where there was less information and transparency about new vehicle pricing, trade-in value, and financing, and further complicated by sales quotas and the occasional aggressive "slick talking" salesman. I too have been jarred by those experiences but then there are companies which break the stigma and provide you with an exceptional experience which can be characterized by good pricing, integrity, and complete customer satisfaction. That is the case with AutoNation! AutoNation

I have just completed by 5th purchase at AutoNation (Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram) of Pembroke Pines, FL by trading in my 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT for a new 2014 Ram 1500 Sport. The team there is exceptional and they are highly recommended. Some people think that good pricing and customer service are only available at family dealerships but I have found that this large company has and continues to do the best for me every time. My last 5 vehicle purchases have been at AutoNation Dealerships and If you are in the market for a new Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or Ram, I would urge you to try AutoNation in Pembroke Pines, Fl. I have also had great sales experiences at AutoNation Nissan (ask for Earl Marks 954-290-3806) or Pembroke Pines and AutoNation Chevrolet of Pembroke Pines (ask for Mo Tavakoli 954-803-5070).

I want to thank the entire team at AutoNation Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram of Pembroke Pines, FL for doing right by me.

Am I happy? You bet I am.

… and ask for "Mo" or "Al Dimurro"

luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Sat, 04 Jan 2014 14:53:10 +0000
The essence of cool http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=63:happy-to-be-here&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=63:happy-to-be-here&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 I’m very happy to be here and want to thank TV4Autos for giving me the opportunity to discuss all things automotive. As noted in my introduction, I’m primarily a Corvette person, but I’m not blind to the “coolness” of other exciting cars, trucks or motorcycles. We’ll use this opportunity to take a look at whatever makes noise, goes fast, or is otherwise “cool”.

First, I guess we need to determine what “cool” is. Dictionary.com defines “cool” as slang which means: a) great, fine, excellent; or b) characterized by great facility, highly skilled or clever. These definitions may suit the crossword puzzle fans, but defining a subjective word such as “cool” with other subjective words doesn’t really help us out here.

Trying to define “cool” brings to mind Justice Potter Stewart’s oft quoted comment about hard core pornography: “…it is almost impossible to define, but I know it when I see it.”

“Cool” is also virtually impossible to define, but we know it when we see it. Some things/people are undeniably “cool”—’63 Corvette coupes are “cool”; Steve McQueen was “cool”; Paul Newman was “cool”. Other things/people, such as Camrys and Richard Nixon, will never be “cool”. Between these polar extremes lies a vast gray area in which “coolness” is determined solely by the eyes of the beholder.

We’ll take a look at vehicles that are “cool”, or ones that are made so by the “coolness” of their owners. One upcoming article will be about the special Valentino Balboni edition of the Lamborghini Gallardo. Mr. Balboni spent his entire forty year career at Lamborghini test driving just about every Lambo that came off the production line. How “cool” is that?

cbtroxell@verizon.net (Bruce Troxell) frontpage Sat, 12 Feb 2011 21:52:14 +0000
Member Published Books http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=53:books&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=53:books&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 Books published by members of TV4Autos

(click book image to purchase from the publishers website)


The 1991 Callaway Corvette

by Luis Suau

The Callaway Twin Turbo Corvette was a low production, very fast, special order edition of Chevrolet's 4th generation Corvette. Produced from 1987 to 1991, it was the first and to date, the only factory authorized, post-production program to modify the Corvette. Using my 1991 Callaway Twin Turbo Corvette as an example, this book provides some history about the program, a description of the unique features of these cars, pertinent documentation, ownership experiences, and pictures.


C16 Picture Book

The Callaway C16: A Powerfully Engineered Automobile

by Ely Reeves Callaway III

The inside story of the Callaway C16 Series of automobiles.

C16 Book 2

The Callaway C16: An Owner's Perspective

by Luis Suau

The Callaway C16 is a rare, low production Luxury Supercar based on the chassis of a Corvette which is elevated to Supercar status with re-engineering of most aspects at the heart of the car: Engine, Suspension, Wheels, Brakes, Tires, and restyled to the luxury and looks of an exotic Supercar. Built to the tastes of its owner, this is no car that could be purchased off a lot. These cars are in the hands of Executives, Celebrities, Collectors, and Royalty. This book documents the components of the Callaway C16, details the story of how my car was built; and shares some of my ownership experiences along the way. It is by far the most special and fun car that I have ever owned.

luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Thu, 14 Jan 2010 00:11:57 +0000
TV4Autos Welcomes: Bruce Troxell http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=62:tv4autos-welcomes-bruce-troxell&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=62:tv4autos-welcomes-bruce-troxell&catid=58:blog&Itemid=79 Bruce TroxellTV4Autos proudly welcomes the creative Automotive writings of Bruce Troxell. Bruce lives in Annandale, VA and has been a "car guy" for most of his life. While an avid Corvette fan, he is passionate about his enthusiasm in a variety of different types of cars and has participated in many vintage car rallies, concours', cruise-ins, tours, and shows. He gladly shares his passion and experiences with the TV4Autos Community and look forward to his varied Articles here.

lsuau@cisco.com (Luigi) frontpage Tue, 08 Feb 2011 02:16:15 +0000
TV4Autos Forums http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48:tv4autos-forum&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48:tv4autos-forum&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 Since its invention, the world has been in love with the Automobile. Automotive Transportation has played an essential role in the ecomonic development of Nations, allowing for the movement of people, goods, and resources. We are mesmerized with the notion that we are able to travel great distances, quickly, safely, and reliably. We are intrugued by the design of the Automobile and stimulated to watch them in competitive environments and continue to push the envelope of speed and performance. And we are entertained in talking, learning, and sharing information about what makes a particular Automobile special or valuable.

Car ShowsTV4Autos is in the process of establishing one of the largest and most varied online discussion forums for the Automotive Community. No matter whether you are an owner, enthusiast, collector, weekend racer, or simply curious, we plan to offer the deepest and broadest place for you to talk about your favorite Automobile, Part and Accesories, or Auto related events. Follow this link to our Forums and enjoy.

Membership has its privileges! As a member of TV4Autos, you will also have access to one of the largest high resolution galleries of pictures and video. Best of all there is no cost to join our Forums. Simply follow the link to our Forums on the Tab at the left and click on Register under the TV4Autos logo on the top left of the page.

Do you think you have what it takes to be one of our Moderators? TV4Autos is currently looking to expand our team. Let us know.

luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Sat, 10 Jan 2009 05:41:54 +0000
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Bruce Troxell: Interesting articles about Corvettes and Corvette people at The Examiner
luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Fri, 16 Apr 2010 15:29:10 +0000
Supercar Experience 2010 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52:supercar-experience-exclusive-coverage-planned&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54 http://www.tv4autos.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52:supercar-experience-exclusive-coverage-planned&catid=34:advertisers&Itemid=54

Exclusive Coverage

(West Palm Beach, FL) TV4Autos provided our Forum Members exclusive coverage of the 2010 Palm Beach Supercar Experience which will took place February 27th, in downtown West Palm Beach, Fl. We were there with our cameras and crew to provide you exclusive coverage of the supercars, owners, and special guests on hand.

Various albums of the 2010 (and 2 previous years) Supercar Experience event are now online on our Image Gallery.

TV4Autos - your cars, your videos, your fun

luigi@tv4autos.com (Administrator) frontpage Mon, 12 Jan 2009 00:17:34 +0000