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Friday, January 20, 2017

PG&E Submits $250 Million Proposal Expanding Support for Electric Vehicles in California

PG&E Submits $250 Million Proposal Expanding Support for Electric Vehicles in California

SAN FRANCISCO—Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today submitted a proposal to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for projects aimed at accelerating widespread electric vehicle adoption and combatting climate change. For the seven proposed projects, PG&E is requesting a total budget of approximate ... Continue reading

Good Housekeeping Names Toyota Prius Two Eco ‘Best New Hybrid’

Good Housekeeping Names Toyota Prius Two Eco ‘Best New Hybrid’

NEW YORK January 18, 2017 – Good Housekeeping this week announced the winners of its Best New Car Awards for 2017, and selected the 2016 Toyota Prius Two Eco as the Best New Hybrid. The Awards appear in the February issue, on newsstands January 17. ... Continue reading

2017 Volvo S60 T5 AWD Dynamic Review By John Heilig

2017 Volvo S60 T5 AWD Dynamic Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2017 Volvo S60 T5 AWD Dynamic ENGINE: 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 TRANSMISSION: 8-speed Sportronic automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 240 hp @ 5,600 rpm/258 lb.-ft. @ 1,500 rpm WHEELBASE: 109.3 in. ... Continue reading

Tennessee Governor Pushes 7 Cent Hike in Gas Tax

Tennessee Governor Pushes 7 Cent Hike in Gas Tax

NASHVILLE, Tenn. January 20, 2017; Tennessee Gov. ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 21, 2017 7-9 AM

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 21, 2017 7-9 AM

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel ... Continue reading

A Gripping Success Story – Audi Produces Its Eight Millionth Quattro +VIDEO

A Gripping Success Story – Audi Produces Its Eight Millionth Quattro +VIDEO

Audi is quattro and quattro is Audi – the famous all-wheel-drive system has been a defining feature of the Vorsprung durch Technik brand for over 35 years, and proof of that enduring appeal has been provided this week by the eight millionth quattro-equipped model to leave the production line. Fittingly, the worthy re ... Continue reading

Volkswagen Golf GTI Named Good Housekeeping Magazine’s 2017 Best New Compact Car

Volkswagen Golf GTI Named Good Housekeeping Magazine’s 2017 Best New Compact Car

Good Housekeeping Institute engineers praised the sporty compact for its exceptional handling, value and practicality HERNDON, VA - January 20, 2017: Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Volkswagen Golf GTI has earned Good Housekeeping magazine’s 2017 Best New Car Award in the compact vehicle c ... Continue reading

The Best of CA Highway 1: The Whale Trail +VIDEO

The Best of CA Highway 1: The Whale Trail +VIDEO

The CA Highway 1 Discovery Route (H1DR) invites visitors to marvel at the Pacific Ocean's amazing marine life from the shore at six new Whale Trail sites. ... Continue reading

Kia Sportage Wins Used Car Of The Year In 2017 Diesel Car Awards +VIDEO

Kia Sportage Wins Used Car Of The Year In 2017 Diesel Car Awards +VIDEO

Less than a year after the all-new, fourth generation Kia Sportage was launched and quickly won the 2016 Diesel Car Car of the Year award, the third generation version of this hugely successful SUV has won another prestigious accolade, the 2017 Diesel Car Used Car of the Year award. The third generation Sportage which ... Continue reading

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

AUTO CENTRAL - May 14, 2016: Last year Jaguar celebrated achieving a world record with the F-Pace by driving through the worlds largest loop on the eve of the International Motor Show (IAA). Now we get to take our first look at the Jaguar F Pace S and the Jaguar F Pace Diesel. We took the new F Pace for a drive and wer ... Continue reading

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

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

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

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