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04-12-2006, 09:26 PM
<IMG SRC="http://a332.g.akamai.net/f/332/936/12h/www.edmunds.com/media/roadtests/roadtest/06.chevrolet.corvette.z06/06.chevrolet.corvette.whl.500.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Ice Cube, Three 6 Mafia, & Camp Freddy Rock Downtown Las Vegas in Spike TV's Annual Auto Celebration<p>Spike TV honored and celebrated America's passion for the automobile from the Fremont Experience in downtown Las Vegas with a special celebration featuring awards for the best cars in 2006, live performances from some of music's biggest names, and a special moment honoring one of the industry's true legends.<p>AutoRox premieres on Spike TV on Tuesday, April 18 (10:00-11:30pm<br>ET/PT).<p>Hosted by Ice Cube, the night culminated with the <B>Chevrolet Corvette<br>Z06 driving off with the night's biggest honor of "Car of the Year." </B>The<br>Corvette <B>also cruised away with "Best Sports Car" and "Deal of the Year."</B><p>Ice Cube did double-duty as he not only hosted, but for the first time<br>ever, performed "Chrome and Paint" and "Why We Thugs?" live to the packed crowd at the Fremont Experience. Academy Awards winners Three 6 Mafia performed "It's Hard Out Here For A Pimp" for the first time live since winning their prestigious award at the Oscars a few weeks back. One of music's hottest groups, rock royalty super-group Camp Freddy performed<br>Cheap Trick's "Surrender."<br> <br>Former Chrysler Chairman and CEO <B>Lee Iacocca received the "Icon Award"</B> honoring a living individual whose remarkable contribution in the<br>automotive arena has become legendary the world over. <B>Kiefer Sutherland of Fox's mega-hit series, 24, presented the award to Iacocca</B>.<p><B>CAR OF THE YEAR</B><br>Chevrolet Corvette Z06<p><B>BEST TRUCK</B><br>Honda Ridgeline<p><B>BEST LUXURY CAR</B><br>Audi A8<p><B>BEST SUV</B><br>Land Rover Range Rover Sport<p><B>HOTTEST EXOTIC</B><br>Bugatti Veyron<p><B>BEST SPORTS CAR</B><br>Chevrolet Corvette Z06<p><B>BEST TUNER</B><br>Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX<p><B>DEAL OF THE YEAR</B><br>Chevrolet Corvette Z06<p><B>BEST CONCEPT CAR</B><br>Chevrolet Camaro<p><B>BEST MUSCLE CAR</B> (viewers' choice)<br>Dodge Charger SRT8</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Seen the inaugural 2005 awards. Its a cruel joke made up of voters & judges who read too much Motor Trend & women who dance around a car then places an award statue on top of it. Cant wait to watch it again however so i can get a good laugh<p><A HREF="http://www.prnewswire.com/cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/04-08-2006/0004336562&EDATE=" TARGET="_blank">PRNewsWire</A><br> <br>

Nurburgring
04-13-2006, 06:48 PM
Wow, how many awards is that for the Ridgeline?