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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Delivers Even More Technology for a Premium Driving Experience +VIDEO

2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Delivers Even More Technology for a Premium Driving Experience +VIDEO

HERNDON, VA - August 30, 2016: Audi of America’s refreshed A3 Sportback e-tron is poised to continue to bring new owners to the electric plug-in hybrid family. The compact vehicle in the A3 model-line combines performance with impressive efficiency, and now offers even more technology, for a premium driving experienc ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan Titan Crew Cab V-8 Preview By Steve Purdy

2017 Nissan Titan Crew Cab V-8 Preview By Steve Purdy

2017 NISSAN TITAN CREW CAB V-8 Preview by Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau While Nissan has heretofore been a minor player in the U.S. full-size pickup market the company continues to run hard just to keep their position and maybe improve it a bit. We reviewed the new version of the mid-capability XD with C ... Continue reading

McCall’s 25th Motorworks Revival

McCall’s 25th Motorworks Revival

Rob Eckaus, Editor The Auto Channel Gordon and Molly McCall celebrated the 25 th anniversary of the Motorworks Revival on Wednesday, August 17 th with a proper party that continues to evolve. It had all the requisite aircraft, cars, appetizers, and ambiance. This year a live DJ at 9pm was joined by a live drummer and v ... Continue reading

NHTSA: Traffic Fatalities Up Sharply in 2015

NHTSA: Traffic Fatalities Up Sharply in 2015

From NHTSA White House and DOT issue call to action to data scientists and public health experts as 2,348 more people died in traffic crashes compared to previous year WASHINGTON August 29, 2016; The nation lost 35,092 people in traffic crashes in 2015, ending a 5-decade trend of declining fatalities with a 7.2% increa ... Continue reading

Nat's Top 10 Sports Cars of the 1950s

Nat's Top 10 Sports Cars of the 1950s

>The 1950s were a new kind of Golden Era in the world of competitive racing. Following closely after WWII, many countries had automobiles on the road which predated the war and were in terrible condition. Restrictions on automobile production during the war meant that no new automobiles or parts were produced. But by 1 ... Continue reading

Galpin Motors Reveals Search and Reward for First-Ever "Galpinized" Vehicle

Galpin Motors Reveals Search and Reward for First-Ever "Galpinized" Vehicle

Southern California's Galpin Motors<http://www.galpin.com/>, home to some of the leading automotive brands and the world famous Galpin Auto Sports (GAS), announced that it is searching for its long lost 1952 Ford Convertible, the "Galpin Custom" - it's first custom car. Galpin's recent discovery of one of Ed "Big Daddy ... Continue reading

2017 Audi A4: Form and Function At Its Best-Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Audi A4: Form and Function At Its Best-Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Audi A4 Form and function at its best By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel (DSC_7176) For 2017 the Audi A4 is all-new with a refined exterior design and significantly changed interior. I had a brief drive in the new A4 earlier this year in May and was looking forward to a longer tim ... Continue reading

Lexus Top Luxury, Toyota Top Full Line - Harris Poll Auto Brands Of The Year

Lexus Top Luxury, Toyota Top Full Line - Harris Poll Auto Brands Of The Year

NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2016 -- For the first time, Lexus is the Luxury Automotive Brand of the Year, according to The Harris Poll® 2016 EquiTrend® Study. The 28th annual study awards the strongest brands in nearly 100 categories across the media, travel, financial, automotive, entertainment, retail, restaurants and house ... Continue reading

Get a Better Deal As A "Free-To-The-Dealer" Unencumbered Car Buyer

Get a Better Deal As A "Free-To-The-Dealer" Unencumbered Car Buyer

Auto Central July 25, 2016; Since the Auto Channel attracts car shoppers who care, we thought that they would like to save another $300-400 bucks on their next new car purchase. Although using a third-party new car lead aggregator like TruCar, Edmunds, KBB, Auto-by-Tel, Cars.com, AutoTrader and all of the others it is ... Continue reading

2017 Camaro ZL1 and 1LE Specs Prices and Close Look

2017 Camaro ZL1 and 1LE Specs Prices and Close Look

2016-08-08 Back Print Email Word Add This DETROIT – The 2017 ZL1, the most powerful production Camaro ever, and the track-bred 1LE are designed to deliver exhilarating performance on both the open road and the road course, at prices that leave the competition behind. When they go on sale later this year, the 2017 Cam ... Continue reading

Teen Driving, Not Sex, Drugs or Academic Performance, Tops Parents’ List of Concerns

Teen Driving, Not Sex, Drugs or Academic Performance, Tops Parents’ List of Concerns

2016-08-23 Back Print Email Word Add This DETROIT – In the month of August this year more than 360,000 teens will become eligible for a restricted driver’s license in most states – and with that, a lot of parents will experience new levels of stress. According to a Harris Poll survey commissioned by Chevrolet, mo ... Continue reading

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier Review By John Heilig

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel MODEL: 2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier ENGINE: 1.5-liter range extender plus Li-ion battery TRANSMISSION: Voltec electric drive unit HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 101 hp (gas engine) at 5,600 rpm/294 lb.-ft. torque WHEELBASE: 106.1 in. LENGTH X WIDTH X HE ... Continue reading

Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Dealer Direct Independent Car Shopper, How to buy a car correctly, hints and procedures so you buy it right...get smarter, car buyer New Cars Research - Tools for consumers that help them get smart not confused ... Continue reading

2016 Range Rover Sport 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy

2016 Range Rover Sport 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy

2016 Land Rover Range Rover 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy ... Continue reading

2017 Hyundai Elantra Review by Thom Cannell

2017 Hyundai Elantra Review by Thom Cannell

2017 Hyundai Elantra Review By Thom Cannell ... Continue reading

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