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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Driving Value in the Digital Era: Smart Mobility Disrupts the Traditional Dealer Model

Driving Value in the Digital Era: Smart Mobility Disrupts the Traditional Dealer Model

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 24, 2017 -- As consumers demand greater transparency, influence, and efficiency from the auto purchasing process, most also wish to minimize time spent at a dealership. ... Continue reading

Sikorsky - PZL Mielec Prepares Multirole M28® Airplane for Transatlantic Leg of Latin American and Caribbean Tour

Sikorsky - PZL Mielec Prepares Multirole M28® Airplane for Transatlantic Leg of Latin American and Caribbean Tour

STRATFORD, Conn., Feb. 23, 2017 -- Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company and its affiliate PZL Mielec are finalizing an M28 short takeoff and landing airplane for its transatlantic flight from southeast Poland to Latin America and the Caribbean. ... Continue reading

BEST OF SHOW RESULTS -- CONSUMERS PICK THEIR FAVORITE VEHICLES AND EXHIBIT AT THE 2017 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

BEST OF SHOW RESULTS -- CONSUMERS PICK THEIR FAVORITE VEHICLES AND EXHIBIT AT THE 2017 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

CHICAGO (Feb. 24, 2017) - For the twelfth consecutive year, consumer voters selected their favorites in five categories in the Chicago Auto Show's ... Continue reading

Embraer Phenom 300 is the world's most delivered business jet for fourth year in a row

Embraer Phenom 300 is the world's most delivered business jet for fourth year in a row

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, Feb. 23, 2017 -- Embraer Executive Jets delivered 63 Phenom 300 light jets in 2016, the highest volume of any business jet model for the year, according to a report made by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA). This is the fourth consecutive year that the Phenom 300 achieve ... Continue reading

HARMAN Pioneers First-Ever Integration of Apple CarPlay Through Wireless Connectivity

HARMAN Pioneers First-Ever Integration of Apple CarPlay Through Wireless Connectivity

HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated , the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today announced the successful commercial implementation of Apple CarPlay integration through a wireless connection, a first for the connected car industry. Through HARMAN’s end- ... Continue reading

New Top Gear Premiere Date - New Trailer Released

New Top Gear Premiere Date - New Trailer Released

NEW TOP GEAR TRAILER ANNOUNCES NEW BBC AMERICA PREMIERE DATE New Season Launches on New Night – Sunday, March 12 Watch Trailer: NEW DATE AND NIGHT: Announced today, BBC AMERICA will premiere the new season of Top Gear on a new date and night – Sunday, March 12, at 8/7c followed by after show Extra Gear. H ... Continue reading

Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Carlos Ghosn to continue to serve as Chairman of Nissan’s Board of Directors YOKOHAMA, Japan February 23, 2017; At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief ... Continue reading

KPMG Global Automotive Executive Survey 2016 Connected Car Results

KPMG Global Automotive Executive Survey 2016 Connected Car Results

“The road to success is always under construction.” This simple sentence, from actor Lily Tomlin, captures the current state of the automotive industry. With disruption arising from a new digitalized and connected world, it seems the center of gravity of the customer relationship in a connected car is rapidly movin ... Continue reading

F-150 Dependability Award Underscores Built Ford Tough

F-150 Dependability Award Underscores Built Ford Tough

•F-150 builds on its renowned toughness as truck is recognized for top dependability among large light duty pickup pickups in the J.D. Power 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study •Truck shoppers prioritize F-150 quality above all other attributes, and consistently say it is a differentiator, according to internal Ford r ... Continue reading

Methanol Made From Coal For Liquid Auto Fuel Has Grown Rapidly In China Since 2000 (But Not In USA)

Methanol Made From Coal For Liquid Auto Fuel Has Grown Rapidly In China Since 2000 (But Not In USA)

Methanol News Archive Washington DC February 23, 2017; China is the global leader in methanol use and has recently expanded methanol production capacity. ... Continue reading

The Countdown Has Started: The New VW Arteon Celebrates Its World Premiere at 2017 Geneva Motor Show

The Countdown Has Started: The New VW Arteon Celebrates Its World Premiere at 2017 Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen is enhancing its model line-up with an avant-garde gran turismo: the new Arteon. The fastback model, positioned above the Passat, will be presented to the public for the first time at the Geneva International Motor Show (9 to 19 March). Combining avant-garde design with a high level of versatility was the ke ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Cars at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show +VIDEO

Mercedes-Benz Cars at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show +VIDEO

The focus of Mercedes-Benz's presence at this year's Geneva Motor Show lies squarely on the world premiere of the E-Class Cabriolet. The open-top four-seater is the latest member to join the successful E-Class family, which has been completely renewed over the past year and includes the E-Class Sedan, E-Class Wagon, E- ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Typically for a car in the middle of its product cycle, Ford’s popular Fusion gets a styling freshening this year. It’s so subtle that you may not notice, but given this generation of Fusion’s good looks, that’s g ... Continue reading

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy ... Continue reading

2017 Cadillac XT5 Review By Steve Purdy

2017 Cadillac XT5 Review By Steve Purdy

2017 Cadillac XT5 Review By Steve Purdy ... Continue reading

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