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Toyota and Honda to Begin Demonstration Testing of a Fuel Cell Bus Mobile Power Generation

Toyota and Honda to Begin Demonstration Testing of a Fuel Cell Bus Mobile Power Generation

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Honda R&D Co., Ltd. (Honda) will create a mobile power generation/output system, Moving e, that consists of a fuel cell bus that can carry a large amount of hydrogen, portable external power output devices and portable batteries, and will begin demonstration testing of the system's ... Continue reading

Toyota Opens First Used Vehicle Online Store In Japan - Will This Become The Beginning Of The End Of Wall Street Created Digital Used Car Lots?

Toyota Opens First Used Vehicle Online Store In Japan - Will This Become The Beginning Of The End Of Wall Street Created Digital Used Car Lots?

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced today the launch of its Toyota Used Vehicle Online Store, a service for customers to order used vehicles online in Japan. The service provides everything customers need to complete the purchase of a used vehicle online, from quotation through to contracting, for select used v ... Continue reading

Vroom! Just One More Online Used Car Dealer Going Public HUH?

Vroom! Just One More Online Used Car Dealer Going Public HUH?

Vroom, Inc today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its common stock. Vroom is offering 9,000,000 shares of its common stock pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). Vroom expects to grant the underwriters a 30-da ... Continue reading

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Family Sports Sedan Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Family Sports Sedan Review By Larry Nutson

The Jetta GLI is now in its 36th year on the U.S. auto scene, having first appeared in 1984. This just four years after the Jetta nameplate itself first came to these shores. ... Continue reading

2020 Lexus LS 500 Review by Mark Fulmer

2020 Lexus LS 500 Review by Mark Fulmer

2020 Lexus LS 500 Review by Mark Fulmer Cruising in a Luxury Liner by Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel The 2020 Lexus LS 500 has the soul of a luxury liner. Everything elegant and smooth. ... Continue reading

Europe and North America EV Charging Infrastructure Report 2019-2020 & 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Europe and North America EV Charging Infrastructure Report 2019-2020 & 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "EV Charging Infrastructure in Europe and North America" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The number of connected EV charging points in Europe and North America reached an estimated 0.9 million units in 2019. ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Intelligent Park Assist System Market 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Automotive Intelligent Park Assist System Market 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Automotive Intelligent Park Assist System Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The automotive intelligent park assist system market is poised to grow by 10.48 mn units during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 16% during the forecast period. ... Continue reading

Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for Its Oracle Database Software to Include All Overseas Branches and Affiliates Worldwide

Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for Its Oracle Database Software to Include All Overseas Branches and Affiliates Worldwide

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Database Software To Include All Overseas Branches And Affiliates Worldwide (Photo: Business Wire) Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Database Software To Include All Overseas Bra ... Continue reading

Hyundai's Chief Communications Officer Dana W. White Named to Women in Automotive Board

Hyundai's Chief Communications Officer Dana W. White Named to Women in Automotive Board

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 8, 2020 -- Dana W. White, Chief Communications Officer, Hyundai Motor North America, has been named to the Women in Automotive board. ... Continue reading

Trump Recocgnizes Damage U.S. Biofuel Wavers Can Do To America And Its Farmers

Trump Recocgnizes Damage U.S. Biofuel Wavers Can Do To America And Its Farmers

U.S. President Donald Trump has instructed that dozens of oil refiner requests for retroactive waivers from U.S. biofuel laws be denied amid concerns the issue (Is Wrong For America - TACH) could cut into his support in the Farm Belt, three sources familiar with the decision said. The move, in the form of a direction t ... Continue reading

RV Motoring

RV Motoring

Thanks for finding the road to RVmotoring.com, a proud partner with TheAutoChannel.com - the web's most popular source for automotive news and information. RVmotoring's biggest and most popular section is the RV Buyer's Guide, featuring database technology previously used only for comparing automobile models. ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Biometric Market Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Automotive Biometric Market Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive Biometric Market: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The future of the biometric market looks promising with opportunities in the passenger car, light commercial vehicles, and electric vehicle markets. ... Continue reading

IMIS Takes a Closer Look at Morocco’s Automotive Industry

IMIS Takes a Closer Look at Morocco’s Automotive Industry

RABAT, Morocco--The Moroccan Institute of Strategic Intelligence (IMIS) (www.imis.ma) released on Monday September 7, a Policy Paper that includes a value chain analysis of Morocco’s automotive industry. Conducted by Hafsa El Bekri, IMIS expert; teacher/researcher in Global Economics, and Hicham Sebti, Professor/ Res ... Continue reading

LunaJets sees a perfect storm for the private jet industry

LunaJets sees a perfect storm for the private jet industry

GENEVA, Sept. 8, 2020 -- The industry enters a perfect storm. ... Continue reading

North America Automotive Smart Key Market to 2025: Continental, Denso, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Tokai Rika, and ZF Friedrichshafen AG Dominate - ResearchAndMarkets.com

North America Automotive Smart Key Market to 2025: Continental, Denso, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Tokai Rika, and ZF Friedrichshafen AG Dominate - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "North America Automotive Smart Key Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The North America Automotive Smart Key Market is anticipated to register a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025). Automotive smart key has ... Continue reading

Outlook on the Automotive Digital Key Global Market to 2024 - Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Outlook on the Automotive Digital Key Global Market to 2024 - Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Automotive Digital Key Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The automotive digital key market is poised to grow by 1.45 million units during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 6% during the forecast period. ... Continue reading

Sonic Automotive Continues EchoPark Expansion With Grand Opening of Second Location In Houston, Texas

Sonic Automotive Continues EchoPark Expansion With Grand Opening of Second Location In Houston, Texas

HOUSTON--Sonic Automotive, Inc. (“Sonic” or the “Company”) , a Fortune 500 Company and one of the nation’s largest automotive retailers, today announced the opening of its second EchoPark store in the Houston market, continuing to execute on its strategy to build a nationwide distribution network. The store w ... Continue reading

COVID-19 Recovery Analysis: Light and Heavy Duty Natural Gas Vehicle Market | Increasing Focus on Emission Reduction to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

COVID-19 Recovery Analysis: Light and Heavy Duty Natural Gas Vehicle Market | Increasing Focus on Emission Reduction to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

latest market research report titled Global Light and Heavy duty Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2020-2024 environment. ... Continue reading

Good Sam to Launch New RV and Outdoor Consumer Platform

Good Sam to Launch New RV and Outdoor Consumer Platform

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.--Good Sam, the world's largest organization of recreational vehicle (RV) owners, today announced that it is launching a new fully comprehensive digital platform, RV.com, supported by a new publication title, RV Magazine. “As the RV and outdoor industry continues its rapid growth, we are investing h ... Continue reading

Iteris Unveils Next-Generation Traveler Information Services Solution

Iteris Unveils Next-Generation Traveler Information Services Solution

ClearRoute™, the company’s next-generation traveler information services solution. The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT), which has now deployed ClearRoute, will provide the traveling public who rely on the state’s 511 traveler information service a significantly enhanced user experience. ... Continue reading

How Much Wood Could A Woodchuck Chuck If...? “C’mon, man.” You Know The Rest

How Much Wood Could A Woodchuck Chuck If...? “C’mon, man.” You Know The Rest

In an unprecedented challenge, SEAT’s largest SUV tests the capacity of its 760-litre bootThe boot of the Tarraco holds 8,500 golf balls without exceeding the load limit of the rear parcel shelfThe SEAT Tarraco has been chosen as the “Ideal Car” by golf players and professionals of the sector in SpainMartorell, 0 ... Continue reading

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-Spec Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-Spec Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

Here Comes The Snow - Go In Snow - Although the infotainment controls give us pause, The roughly $47,000 sticker price buys a lot of car, and the RDX is a solid contender for a midsize luxury crossover, more than holding its own against its upscale competitors. ... Continue reading

2020 Toyota Corolla XSE Review by David Colman + VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

2020 Toyota Corolla XSE Review by David Colman + VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

Automotive analysts have bemoaned the death of the sedan ever since the first SUV appeared more than 30 years ago. But somehow, Toyota still manages to sell 300,000 Corollas every year. ... Continue reading

Kia Soul GT-Line 1.6 Turbo Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

Kia Soul GT-Line 1.6 Turbo Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

Driving the Soul is fun - no other word for it. It darts around nicely, with great visibility; it’s small size makes for easy lane changes and simple navigation of suburban parking lots. When pushed, it darts around corners with ease. But not all is perfect - the double-clutch transmission is quick to upshift, slow t ... Continue reading

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