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A Concours Unlike Any Other...The La Jolla Concours Is Back April 7-9

A Concours Unlike Any Other...The La Jolla Concours Is Back April 7-9

Kick Off Your World Class Concours Weekend In Style: Rolls-Royce Contemporary Classic Cocktail Party Friday, April 7th, at The LOT La Jolla ... Continue reading

Beats, Eats and Seats: Summer in Denver Brings New International Events, Hundreds of Festivals and Blockbuster Exhibitions

Beats, Eats and Seats: Summer in Denver Brings New International Events, Hundreds of Festivals and Blockbuster Exhibitions

DENVER, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Denver is known for its 300 days of sunshine and the abundance of urban adventure that comes along with its Rocky Mountain backdrop. This summer, The Mile High City will be home to new international events, blockbuster exhibitions, family-friendly festivals and plenty o ... Continue reading

Michelin Sweeps Most Respected Survey of Consumer Satisfaction, Winning Four J.D. Power Original Equipment Tire Awards

Michelin Sweeps Most Respected Survey of Consumer Satisfaction, Winning Four J.D. Power Original Equipment Tire Awards

GREENVILLE, S.C., March 29, 2017 -- Michelin has been awarded top honors in all four segments of the 2017 J.D. Power Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study. The four new awards in 2017 raise Michelin's win total to 84 all-time since the J.D. Power tire study began in 1989. ... Continue reading

Another Reason To Give Your Wife To Justify Your Decision To Buy a 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

Another Reason To Give Your Wife To Justify Your Decision To Buy a 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Wins Best ‘Bang for the Buck’ at Atlanta International Auto Show Yokohama March 29, 2017; With a starting MSRP[1] from $31,555, the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF makes it possible to have everything you’d want in a sports car without spending a fortune. So it’s no wonder why the 2017 MX-5 RF ... Continue reading

Refreshed Lexus NX to Make Its World Premiere at Auto Shanghai 2017

Refreshed Lexus NX to Make Its World Premiere at Auto Shanghai 2017

BEIJING, China (March 29, 2017) Lexus announced today the refreshed NX luxury compact crossover will make its global debut at the upcoming Auto Shanghai 2017. As the nimble, urban crossover of the Lexus lineup, NX has exceeded customers’ expectations globally since the model’s launch three years ago. ... Continue reading

Ford Issues Three Safety Recalls and One Safety Compliance Recall in North America

Ford Issues Three Safety Recalls and One Safety Compliance Recall in North America

DEARBORN, Mich., March 29, 2017 – Ford Motor Company is issuing three safety recalls and one safety compliance recall in North America. Details are as follows: Ford issues safety recall for certain 2013-15 Ford Escape, Ford Fiesta ST, Ford Fusion and Ford Transit Connect 1.6-liter GTDI vehicles for under-hood fire ri ... Continue reading

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The Auto Channel – A “Focused Content Channel” Provides Web Users and Web Advertisers A Safe Efficient Place To Accomplish Their Tasks The Auto Channel offers automotive advertisers a 100% Relevant and Safe Environment for their brands advertising, and offers web surfers the means to eliminate information glare a ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Review - 2017 Ford Escape By Larry Nutson

2017 Ford Review - 2017 Ford Escape By Larry Nutson

2017 Ford Review - 2017 Ford Escape By Larry Nutson with 16 year model comparison ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Review - Kia Cadenza Limited By John Heilig

2017 Kia Review - Kia Cadenza Limited By John Heilig

2017 Kia Review - Kia Cadenza Limited By John Heilig ... Continue reading

Bridgestone Unveils "Our Way To Serve" And Focuses Scale And Expertise On Advancing Global CSR Work

Bridgestone Unveils "Our Way To Serve" And Focuses Scale And Expertise On Advancing Global CSR Work

World Challenges Around Mobility, People and Environment Serving as Priority Areas TOKYO, March 29, 2017 -- Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) today unveiled a refined global corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitment, "Our Way to Serve," centered around three priority areas: Mobility, People and Environment. ... Continue reading

Future Mobility Arthur D. Little Report: Government In Charge, Car Dealers and Mfgs Buh-Bye, Freedom of Movement Buh-Bye, Driving Buh-Bye

Future Mobility Arthur D. Little Report: Government In Charge, Car Dealers and Mfgs Buh-Bye, Freedom of Movement Buh-Bye, Driving Buh-Bye

LONDON—Arthur D. Little (ADL) today released a new study, “The Future of Automotive Mobility.” Based on a global survey of 6,500 participants, including customers, industry players and regulators, the report examines how the megatrends of electric mobility, car sharing and autonomous driving are likely to impact ... Continue reading

Get Your Spring off to a Great Start with Perfect Tyres

Get Your Spring off to a Great Start with Perfect Tyres

Mytyres.co.uk recommends an all-over vehicle and tyre check in plenty of time for the new season. ... Continue reading

Global Light Electric Vehicle Sales are Expected to Generate $9.3 Billion in Revenue in 2017, According to Navigant Research

Global Light Electric Vehicle Sales are Expected to Generate $9.3 Billion in Revenue in 2017, According to Navigant Research

BOULDER, Colo.—A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for light electric vehicles (LEVs), providing a detailed analysis of the market opportunities, applications, drivers and challenges, and associated technology trends. Increasing urbanization and a desire to move away from full-sized cars fo ... Continue reading

Porsche starts web TV format "9:11 Magazine"

Porsche starts web TV format "9:11 Magazine"

ATLANTA, March 29, 2017 -- Nine minutes and eleven seconds of technology, lifestyle and sports: Porsche is expanding its online communication with the new web TV format "9:11 Magazine". At 911-magazine.porsche.com, the sports car manufacturer presents entertaining and useful information about everything relating to Por ... Continue reading

2018 Acura TLX To Make World Debut at New York Auto Show

2018 Acura TLX To Make World Debut at New York Auto Show

Acura will unveil the refreshed and significantly enhanced 2018 TLX performance sedan during the New York International Auto Show's 2017 Press Preview Week. The 2018 TLX will boast a more aggressive, sporty and alluring look inspired by the Acura Precision Concept that debuted earlier in the year, a design direction th ... Continue reading

2016 Was Daimler - Mercedes Most Successful Year So Far +VIDEO

2016 Was Daimler - Mercedes Most Successful Year So Far +VIDEO

"Daimler has had a lot of success in its history of more than 130 years, but our company has never been as successful as now," states Manfred Bischoff, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG, to an expected audience of approximately 6,000 shareholders at today's Annual Shareholders' Meeting at the CityCube in ... Continue reading

Toyota Prius Claims Top Honours as AJAC's 2017 Canadian Green Car of the Year

Toyota Prius Claims Top Honours as AJAC's 2017 Canadian Green Car of the Year

At the opening ceremonies of the Vancouver International Auto Show, the 2017 Toyota Prius claimed top honours from the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) as the 2017 Canadian Green Car of the Year (CGCOTY). The annual award was presented by Regina Chan, automotive journalist and AJAC member. ... Continue reading

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