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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

GM Launches The EVI Electric Car

GM Launches The EVI Electric Car

GM Launches The EVI Electric Car ... Continue reading

Ford Driving Skills for Life Hosts Virtual Assembly on Dangers of Impaired, Distracted Driving

Ford Driving Skills for Life Hosts Virtual Assembly on Dangers of Impaired, Distracted Driving

New for 2017, Ford Driving Skills for Life will host a Virtual Assembly on YouTube for classrooms across the United States to learn about the dangers of impaired and distracted driving. Classrooms will incorporate “The Academy,” a web-based curriculum at www.drivingskillsforlife.com into their programs. ... Continue reading

Ford Edge Lineup Expands with SEL Sport Appearance Package

Ford Edge Lineup Expands with SEL Sport Appearance Package

Ford reveals Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package for 2018 at the Dallas Fort Worth Auto Show – giving customers a stylish new choice in the popular Edge lineup New Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package features a dark-accented exterior, unique 10-spoke 19-inch Magnetic Metallic-painted wheels, grille, mirror caps and rear ... Continue reading

Formula 1® launches F1 Experiences™ ahead of 2017 season opener

Formula 1® launches F1 Experiences™ ahead of 2017 season opener

LONDON, March 22, 2017 -- Formula 1 today announces the launch of F1 Experiences™, the organisation's Official Ticket and Travel Package Programme. F1 Experiences™ will provide fans with benefits and access not available anywhere else. ... Continue reading

Visteon to Showcase Latest Automotive Cockpit Electronics Technology for China Market at Auto Shanghai 2017

Visteon to Showcase Latest Automotive Cockpit Electronics Technology for China Market at Auto Shanghai 2017

SHANGHAI, March 22, 2017 -- Visteon Corporation – a technology leader at the epicenter of the fast-growing automotive cockpit electronics segment and a major supplier to automakers in China – will showcase its latest innovations for the connected car and beyond at the 2017 International Automobile Industry Exhibiti ... Continue reading

Shelby GT350 Mustang Owners File New Class-Action Lawsuit Against Ford

Shelby GT350 Mustang Owners File New Class-Action Lawsuit Against Ford

Class-action lawsuit says owners deserve reparation for Ford knowingly selling so-called “track-ready” cars with defective and dangerous powertrains MIAMI March 22, 2017; Consumers nationwide today sued Ford for knowingly selling allegedly defective Shelby GT350 models that while marketed as “track-ready” canno ... Continue reading

Brand-new OpenRoad Hyundai Boundary has opened its doors

Brand-new OpenRoad Hyundai Boundary has opened its doors

OpenRoad Auto Group has opened the first Hyundai Global Dealership Space Identity (GDSI) facility in downtown Vancouver and is the newest addition to Hyundai's expanding GDSI program The Dealership exceeds 30,000 sq-ft, the showroom displays 12 vehicles and has 18 service bays The state-of-the-art facility complements ... Continue reading

Center for Sustainable Energy to Administer "Charge" NY Drive Clean Rebate Initiative

Center for Sustainable Energy to Administer "Charge" NY Drive Clean Rebate Initiative

NEW YORK—The Center for Sustainable Energy (CSE) has been selected by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to administer the Charge NY Drive Clean Rebate initiative, which is aimed at increasing the adoption of electric vehicles by consumers and fleet managers in the state. Governor ... Continue reading

Crashes Avoided Thanks to Automation, New PTOLEMUS Report Finds

Crashes Avoided Thanks to Automation, New PTOLEMUS Report Finds

LONDON—Autonomous vehicles will have a considerable impact on safety and hundreds of thousands of lives will be saved, predicts PTOLEMUS Consulting Group. The firm’s new Autonomous Vehicle Global Study provides the most comprehensive analysis ever conducted of the timeline, volumes and impacts of the upcoming autom ... Continue reading

Freedom Autosport Earns Two Top Tens in Competitive Sebring 120

Freedom Autosport Earns Two Top Tens in Competitive Sebring 120

Freedom Autosport Earns Two Top Tens in Competitive Sebring 120* *The Mazda MX-5s faced numerous challenges at the historic circuit* ... Continue reading

Help Bogi from All Girl's Garage choose a color for her 1957 Montage +VIDEO

Help Bogi from All Girl's Garage choose a color for her 1957 Montage +VIDEO

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 22, 2017 -- BASF is hosting a contest with Bogi Lateiner (Bogi) from Velocity's All Girl's Garage, to select a paint color for her latest personal project -- an all-female truck build. Voting is now open, with fans selecting one of three colors: dark teal, sky blue or dark purple. ... Continue reading

Peterbilt Model 579 Achieves New Levels of Fuel Efficiency and Driver Comfort

Peterbilt Model 579 Achieves New Levels of Fuel Efficiency and Driver Comfort

Peterbilt Model 579 DENTON, Texas—Peterbilt has announced enhancements to the Model 579 EPIQ package that deliver an eight percent fuel economy improvement for the 2018 model year. Peterbilt’s Model 579 EPIQ is available with the fuel-efficient PACCAR MX-13 and MX-11 engines and is paired with the Fuller Advantage ... Continue reading

California Hydro Electric Generation Looks Good!

California Hydro Electric Generation Looks Good!

March 22, 2017 Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture Drought Monitor For the first time since 2011, California’s drought is significantly weakening—a result of one of the wettest winters on record. California has experienced record levels of precipitation this winter, and unlike last winter, cooler temperatures ov ... Continue reading

2017 Automotive Science Group Awards - Performance, Environmental, Economic, Social

2017 Automotive Science Group Awards - Performance, Environmental, Economic, Social

2017 Automotive Science Group Awards - Performance, Environmental, Economic, Social ... Continue reading

2017 Ram Laramie Longhorn New Colors

2017 Ram Laramie Longhorn New Colors

DALLAS, March 22, 2017 -- New color palette updates 2017 Ram Laramie Longhorn models RV Match Walnut Brown designed to match or complement RV trailer graphics Luxurious two-tone premium model displays distinctive design cues RV Match Walnut Brown reaches Ram dealers in 2Q 2017 Ram Laramie Longhorn is Texas Auto Writers ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Personal Assistant System Market to Showcase a CAGR of 32% Through 2021: Technavio

Global Automotive Personal Assistant System Market to Showcase a CAGR of 32% Through 2021: Technavio

Technavio has published a new report on the global automotive personal assistant system market from 2017-2021. ... Continue reading

Gone in 45 Seconds: GEICO Offers Tips to Help Protect Your Car from Theft

Gone in 45 Seconds: GEICO Offers Tips to Help Protect Your Car from Theft

WASHINGTON—GEICO investigators see it time and time again. You park your car, only to return later to discover it’s gone. ... Continue reading

Largest Electric School Bus Deployment in the United States

Largest Electric School Bus Deployment in the United States

First Priority Global collaborates with the Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District to deploy the largest fleet of electrified school buses in the US. ... Continue reading

Audi Tradition Takes Design Milestones To Techno Classica

Audi Tradition Takes Design Milestones To Techno Classica

The Swabian brand NSU was a ground-breaking company from the times of the German economic upturn following the Second World War and, in 1955, it became the world’s largest motorcycle manufacturer. In 1957 – after almost 30 years of absence from automobile construction – NSU presented their first new model on four ... Continue reading

Volvo Trucks Launches Integrated System For Services and Infotainment

Volvo Trucks Launches Integrated System For Services and Infotainment

An enhanced and safer driver experience, easier navigation and more efficient fleet management. These are the major benefits with Volvo Trucks’ new system for services and infotainment. ... Continue reading

New Model Year at Porsche: Comprehensive Innovations For All Porsche Model Lines

New Model Year at Porsche: Comprehensive Innovations For All Porsche Model Lines

Porsche is launching the new model year with a significantly expanded range of extras: Alongside an array of new colour variants for the interior and exterior of all model lines, notable is the greatly increased range of options for connectivity services that are available as part of Porsche Connectivity. In addition, ... Continue reading

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