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Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Cars of Donald Trump

The Cars of Donald Trump

It seems like virtually every aspect of Donald Trump’s life has been closely examined in the media in recent months. That’s inevitable really when you’re not only the US President-elect, but also an outspoken individual. ... Continue reading

NHTSA Ends Probe of Fatal Tesla Florida Crash: Blames Driver, Not 'Autopilot' Technology, Consumer Watchdog Says

NHTSA Ends Probe of Fatal Tesla Florida Crash: Blames Driver, Not 'Autopilot' Technology, Consumer Watchdog Says

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017-- In a last minute action by the outgoing administration, the National Highway Traffic Administration today ended its probe of the fatal crash of a Tesla in Florida last May by wrongly blaming the driver instead of the car's "Autopilot" technology, Consumer Watchdog said. ... Continue reading

California Advanced Clean Cars (ACC) Midterm Review

California Advanced Clean Cars (ACC) Midterm Review

When the California Air Resources Board (ARB) adopted the Advanced Clean Cars (ACC) program in 2012, the agency committed to conduct a comprehensive midterm review of three elements of the program - the zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) regulation, the 1 milligram per mile (mg/mi) particulate matter (PM) standard, and the li ... Continue reading

Ford To Auction One-of-One F-150 Raptor at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction to Benefit JDRF

Ford To Auction One-of-One F-150 Raptor at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction to Benefit JDRF

•All-new one-of-one 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, the last VIN produced, to be auctioned at 46th annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale event, with all proceeds benefiting JDRF •Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company president and CEO, to be joined on stage by team members involved in Raptor design and development, and JDRF executiv ... Continue reading

2017 Montreal International Auto Show - Subaru Crosstrek Concept Makes North American Debut

2017 Montreal International Auto Show - Subaru Crosstrek Concept Makes North American Debut

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 19, 2017 - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to announce the North American unveiling of the Crosstrek Concept at the 2017 Montreal International Auto Show. ... Continue reading

ECO Hybrid Platform - New 2017 Kia Niro Makes Quebec Debut

ECO Hybrid Platform - New 2017 Kia Niro Makes Quebec Debut

The all-new Kia Niro will: offer bold, crossover style and utility while providing exceptional fuel economy through an evolved hybrid system –up to 4.7 L/100km combined feature a 6-speed dual clutch automatic transmission with Sport Mode, providing a more dynamic and engaging driving experience than expected provide ... Continue reading

PREVIEW: 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door Makes Canadian Debut - 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

PREVIEW: 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door Makes Canadian Debut - 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

The all-New Rio will: feature Kia Canada's first available embedded telematics system – free for the first five years achieve a more balanced stance with a long bonnet, longer front overhang and shorter rear overhang and be 15 mm longer and 5 mm lower have more shoulder room and capacity in the second row and cargo a ... Continue reading

PREVIEW: Porsche introduces its all-new Panamera at 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

PREVIEW: Porsche introduces its all-new Panamera at 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

Second generation of the four-door sports car makes its Canadian debut MONTREAL, Jan. 19, 2017- The new 2017 Porsche Panamera reconciles two contrasting characteristics more than ever before: the performance of a genuine sports car and the comfort of a luxury sedan. ... Continue reading

2017 Genesis G90 The Next Level of Luxury Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Genesis G90 The Next Level of Luxury Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Genesis G90 Review By Larry Nutson Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_8809) The Eagles’ rock tune “New Kid in Town” comes to mind. However, although new, this kid is ready to fit in. ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Entry-luxury Kia? No, that’s not an oxymoron. It’s an accurate description of the Korean manufacturer’s Cadenza sedan, now in its second generation. ... Continue reading

Can We Trump Obama to Save Our Economy? +VIDEO

Can We Trump Obama to Save Our Economy? +VIDEO

Donald Trump must be reading The Auto Channel! By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL January 25, 2011: I happen to tune my car radio into Michael Savage's show yesterday afternoon -something I frequently do around my regular listening to Howard Stern - and heard a comment that riveted my a ... Continue reading

Millions of Brits Admit Being Bamboozled by Basic Car Maintenance

Millions of Brits Admit Being Bamboozled by Basic Car Maintenance

More than 4 in 10 motorists don't know how to change a flat tire, with 37% claiming they wouldn't be able to find the spare wheel. ... Continue reading

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