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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

30 Years Of BMW M3

30 Years Of BMW M3

Munich. 2016 marks the 30th anniversary of a motoring icon, one which revolutionised the mid-size sports car segment when its production started in 1986. The very first BMW M3 set a new standard by which other carmakers would be measured – and, five model generations later, are still judged today. BMW Motorsport Divi ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz LIVE Press Conference at 2016 Paris Motor Show +VIDEO

Mercedes-Benz LIVE Press Conference at 2016 Paris Motor Show +VIDEO

Watch the complete press conference LIVE right here, Thursday 5AM ET, on TheAutoChannel.com PARIS - September 28, 2016: The design of the Mercedes-Benz stand at the Paris Auto Show already promises breaking news from Mercedes-Benz. Digital displays and interactive components set the tone for the world premiere of a sho ... Continue reading

The Twist Revolutionary Combination Child Safety Seat

The Twist Revolutionary Combination Child Safety Seat

The Twist by Be Cool Revolutionary combination child safety seat The TWIST from Be Cool is a revolutionary car seat that as the name suggests can be TWISTED round in either direction. The TWIST will allow you to keep baby rear facing up to 18kgs or approx. 4 years of age if the parents prefer. The Twist benefits from I ... Continue reading

Teens Still See Driver's License As Key to Independence

Teens Still See Driver's License As Key to Independence

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 28, 2016 -- Are teens so content relying on mom and dad for rides that they don't feel the need to get a driver license? Not the case, a new study by Aceable Drivers Ed finds. Although the overall number of young drivers has declined in the last 30 years, according to research by the University of ... Continue reading

Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Swedish bus manufacturer Volvo has introduced a new pedestrian and cyclist detection system that emits audible warnings of approaching vehicles. The system continuously monitors the bus’s vicinity and ttnb-volvo-buses-pedestrian-systemransmits a sound to warn other road-users when they get too near the bus. The drive ... Continue reading

International Truck and Van of the Year Winners

International Truck and Van of the Year Winners

Two of the most significant commercial vehicles introduced in the past 12 months have been named International Truck and International Van of the Year 2017. Scania’s brand new S-Series, with its flat floor cab, took the honour of International Truck of the Year 2017, while VW’s new Crafter won the prestigious Inter ... Continue reading

Despite Autonomous Vehicle Hype, Americans Want Control Behind The Wheel; Kelley Blue Book Study

Despite Autonomous Vehicle Hype, Americans Want Control Behind The Wheel; Kelley Blue Book Study

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 -- With new vehicle technologies being reported every day, autonomous (or self-driving) vehicles are capturing the attention of the automotive industry, consumers, dealers and developers alike. However, new research from Kelley Blue Book reveals that Americans are most comfortable with th ... Continue reading

British-built Cars More Popular Than Ever, UK Automotive Leaders Unite at Eiffel Tower Ahead of Paris Motor Show

British-built Cars More Popular Than Ever, UK Automotive Leaders Unite at Eiffel Tower Ahead of Paris Motor Show

PARIS, Sept. 28, 2016 -- Eight of the UK's major car brands united today at the Eiffel Tower in Paris on the eve of the key international motor show to demonstrate the diversity and quality of cars currently produced in the UK. Senior executives from British-based manufacturers, including Aston Martin, BMW MINI, Honda, ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Media Night LIVE at 2016 Paris Motor Show Today +VIDEO

Mercedes-Benz Media Night LIVE at 2016 Paris Motor Show Today +VIDEO

World Premiere Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster Watch the entire event today right here at 1:35PM ET PARIS - September 28, 2016: As a highlight of the Mercedes-Benz Media Night ahead of the Paris Auto Show on Sept 28, Mercedes-AMG will celebrate the world premiere of the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster. The open two-seate ... Continue reading

Volkswagen Press Conference - LIVE from 2016 Paris Motor Show +VIDEO

Volkswagen Press Conference - LIVE from 2016 Paris Motor Show +VIDEO

VOLKSWAGEN PRESENTS AN ELECTRIC CAR FOR A NEW ERA Watch the entire press conference LIVE right here at 2AM ET Thursday PARIS - September 28, 2016: The presence of Volkswagen at this year's Paris Motor Show is all about 'Think New.': in presenting the world premiere of a design study, Volkswagen introduces a new ambassa ... Continue reading

Renault Takes The Wraps Off TREZOR Concept Car at 2016 Paris Motor Show

Renault Takes The Wraps Off TREZOR Concept Car at 2016 Paris Motor Show

PARIS - September 28, 2016: In 2010, the DeZir concept car embodied the renewal of Renault’s brand identity by inaugurating a new styling signature founded on simple, warm and sensuous lines. As the worthy successor to the DeZir, TREZOR marks the beginning of a brand new design cycle. Groupe Renault Chairman and CEO ... Continue reading

Live From 2016 Paris Motor Show: Hyundai Debuts New Generation Hyundai i30 And RN30 +VIDEO

Live From 2016 Paris Motor Show: Hyundai Debuts New Generation Hyundai i30 And RN30 +VIDEO

LONDON - September 27, 2016: Hyundai Motor will livestream its press conference at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, allowing a wider audience to get insights on the New Generation Hyundai i30 and other new models. Media, fans and enthusiasts around the world can become part of the experience, thanks to the livestream broadca ... Continue reading

All-New Jeep Compass Makes Worldwide Debut In Brazil

All-New Jeep Compass Makes Worldwide Debut In Brazil

LONDON - September 28, 2016: In celebration of the start of production at FCA’s Jeep Assembly Plant in Goiana, Pernambuco, the Jeep brand introduced the all-new Jeep Compass today in Brazil. A truly global all-new compact SUV, the Jeep Compass will be produced with 17 fuel-efficient powertrain options for consumers i ... Continue reading

Jeep at The 2016 Paris International Motor Show

Jeep at The 2016 Paris International Motor Show

PARIS - September 28, 2016: Over the last 75 years, Jeep® vehicles have defined the authentic 4x4 driving experience, setting the benchmark for off-road capability and freedom since the first vehicle rolled off the production line in 1941. This year, the Jeep brand is celebrating its 75th anniversary, an important mil ... Continue reading

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Announces Sixth Showroom In Japan

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Announces Sixth Showroom In Japan

TOKYO - September 28, 2016: During a visit to Japan, Torsten Müller-Ötvös, Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, today announced plans for further network expansion in the region. In the first half of 2017, a new dealership in Hiroshima will become the sixth dealership in the country. The Rolls-Royce de ... Continue reading

British-built Cars More Popular Than Ever as UK Automotive Leaders Unite at Eiffel Tower Ahead of Paris Motor Show

British-built Cars More Popular Than Ever as UK Automotive Leaders Unite at Eiffel Tower Ahead of Paris Motor Show

PARIS - September 28, 2016: Eight of the UK's major car brands united today at the Eiffel Tower in Paris on the eve of the key international motor show to demonstrate the diversity and quality of cars currently produced in the UK. Senior executives from British-based manufacturers, including Aston Martin, BMW MINI, Hon ... Continue reading

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