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2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

When it comes to cars, it’s my job to nitpick. I’m here to tell you, the reader, the good and the bad about a particular car - its strengths and weaknesses, what it might be like to live with on a daily basis. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

Back in the Spring in this year of the pandemic I drove Toyota’s 2020 RAV4. In closing out my review I wrote “a bit more excitement is coming in the form of the 302-horspeower Toyota RAV4 Prime, a 2021 model that will arrive in summer 2020. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE AWD Review by David Colman + VIDEO

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE AWD Review by David Colman + VIDEO

The RAV4 PRIME is the best version yet of Toyota's most popular SUV. Hybrid architecture has matured so fully that high performance and ultra fuel efficiency can coexist in the same attractive package. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE Review by Mark Fulmer The Joy of EV Torque by Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel When the 2021 RAV4 Prime arrived my first impression was "cool colors (red and black) and sporty lines". But the best was yet to be. Press the Start button. ... Continue reading

Experts discuss future mobility at the digital MQ! Innovation Summit

Experts discuss future mobility at the digital MQ! Innovation Summit

And how can it be measured? How will we define sustainable mobility in the future? How can customers’ needs best be integrated into product development? These are just a few of the questions that 1,500 participants from 70 countries, as well as external and internal experts, considered in various digital formats over ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - Hyundai Palisade Deep In The Hears Of Texans

The Auto Channel - Hyundai Palisade Deep In The Hears Of Texans

2021 Hyundai Palisade Wins Mid-Size SUV of Texas Category Award at Annual Texas Truck Rodeo Palisade Calligraphy Named Best Mid-size SUV As Voted on By the Texas Auto Writers Association FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. Nov. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - Lamborghini celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Jarama GT

The Auto Channel - Lamborghini celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Jarama GT

The Jarama, whose name derives from an area north of Madrid famous for breeding fighting bulls, was the latest evolution of the company’s 2+2 grand touring sedan concept, with a V12-cylinder, 4-liter front-mounted engine. ... Continue reading

Vroom Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

Vroom Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

By doing the things we said we would do -- adding vehicle inventory, increasing marketing, relying on data to drive decision making, and enhancing our customer experience -- we increased the velocity of the Vroom flywheel, drove conversion and increased GPPU. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - Official Rules - Honda “Traffic Jam Pilot” Level 3 Autonomous Car Control To Temporarily Best Tesla - Leave The Driving To Them

The Auto Channel - Official Rules - Honda “Traffic Jam Pilot” Level 3 Autonomous Car Control To Temporarily Best Tesla - Leave The Driving To Them

“Honda is planning to launch sales of a Honda Legend (above) equipped with the newly approved automated driving equipment” before the end of March 2021, Honda said in a press release. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - UK Viewers, Buying A Used Car Online?- Be Careful

The Auto Channel - UK Viewers, Buying A Used Car Online?- Be Careful

With the likes of Cinch and Cazoo omni-present on lockdown TV screens, GoCompare looks at the insurance cover provided as part of the deal As car showrooms close, GoCompare warns online car buyers to get full annual insurance and breakdown cover as soon as possible after buying; Breakdown cover is basic, time-limited a ... Continue reading

2021 Acura NSX Celebrates Motorsports and Heritage in Long Beach Blue Pearl

2021 Acura NSX Celebrates Motorsports and Heritage in Long Beach Blue Pearl

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2020 -- Celebrating its own colorful history, the 2021 Acura NSX will debut a reformulated version of Long Beach Blue, one of the rarest colors from the first-generation NSX palette. ... Continue reading

$5.83 Bn Automotive Radar Market to 2030 - Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Radars to Generate Higher Revenue - ResearchAndMarkets.com

$5.83 Bn Automotive Radar Market to 2030 - Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Radars to Generate Higher Revenue - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive Radar Market Research Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global automotive radar market, which valued $5,839.0 million in 2019, is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.4% between 2020 and 2030 (forecast period). This is because most of the advanced systems being ... Continue reading

Africa Two Wheeler Tires Market Report 2020: Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2015-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Africa Two Wheeler Tires Market Report 2020: Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2015-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Africa Two Wheeler Tires Market, By Vehicle Type, By Tire Type, By Demand Category, By Country, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The African Two Wheeler Tire Market is projected to grow from an estimated $ 194 million in 2020 to $ 260 ... Continue reading

American Public University System Honors U.S. Military Veterans for Their Service and Sacrifices on Veterans Day

American Public University System Honors U.S. Military Veterans for Their Service and Sacrifices on Veterans Day

CHARLES TOWN, W.V., Nov. 11, 2020 -- American Public University System (APUS) is proud to provide accessible and affordable higher education to over 17,500 veteran students as we observe Veterans Day this year. ... Continue reading

Automotive Power Window Motor Market: Post-Pandemic Recovery Analysis | Rising Adoption of Power Window System to Boost Growth | Technavio

Automotive Power Window Motor Market: Post-Pandemic Recovery Analysis | Rising Adoption of Power Window System to Boost Growth | Technavio

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Automotive Power Window Motor Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire) Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Automotive Power Window Motor Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire ... Continue reading

China Automotive DMS (Driver Monitoring System) Market Report, 2019-2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

China Automotive DMS (Driver Monitoring System) Market Report, 2019-2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive DMS (Driver Monitoring System) Research Report, 2019-2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. 10,170 units of active DMS were installed in new passenger cars in China in 2019, surging by 174% on an annualized basis. ... Continue reading

Copart Announces New Location in Lumberton, North Carolina

Copart Announces New Location in Lumberton, North Carolina

DALLAS, Nov. 11, 2020 -- Copart, Inc. , a global online vehicle auction company opened its sixth location in Lumberton, North Carolina, consisting of 89 acres. ... Continue reading

DealerPolicy Now Offers Car Buyers Auto Insurance Within Digital Retailing

DealerPolicy Now Offers Car Buyers Auto Insurance Within Digital Retailing

BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 11, 2020 -- DealerPolicy, the leading insurance marketplace solution for dealers, and FRIKINtech, a leading auto retail desking and CRM tool provider, have teamed up to provide online car shoppers with a better experience. ... Continue reading

Online car buying websites: =?UTF-8?B?wqBMb2NrZG93bg==?= warning on packaged breakdown cover and temporary insurance

Online car buying websites: =?UTF-8?B?wqBMb2NrZG93bg==?= warning on packaged breakdown cover and temporary insurance

[Go Compare<http://cdn.prgloo.com/media/607c7473eeda484ca2e4a78cddd11437.png>]11 November 2020, 10:13 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Online car buying websites: Lockdown warning on packaged breakdown cover and temporary insurance <https://press.gocompare.com/news/online- ... Continue reading

Polaris Off Road and Zac Brown Band Partner on Exclusive Concert to Support Veterans

Polaris Off Road and Zac Brown Band Partner on Exclusive Concert to Support Veterans

MINNEAPOLIS--Polaris Off Road, the world leader in powersports and off-road innovation, teamed up with Zac Brown Band and Camp Southern Ground for the Proud American Thank You initiative to honor veterans and active military personnel. The initiative kicks off on Veterans Day and culminates with an exclusive performanc ... Continue reading

TrueCar, DAV and AutoNation Award Injured Veteran with New Retrofitted Vehicle through 4th Annual DrivenToDrive Program

TrueCar, DAV and AutoNation Award Injured Veteran with New Retrofitted Vehicle through 4th Annual DrivenToDrive Program

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 11, 2020 -- TrueCar, Inc., , the most efficient and transparent way to find a car, and AutoNation, America's largest and most recognized automotive retailer, and DAV (Disabled American Veterans) today announced the awarding of a vehicle to medically retired Air Force Senior Airman Karah Behre ... Continue reading

United Arab Emirates Transmission Repair Market, Forecast & Opportunities, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

United Arab Emirates Transmission Repair Market, Forecast & Opportunities, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "UAE Transmission Repair Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Cars, Light Commercial Vehicles and Heavy Commercial Vehicles), by Repair Type (Transmission General Repair and Transmission Overhaul), by Component, by Company and by Geography, Forecast & Opportunities, 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMa ... Continue reading

Vehicle Acquisition Network Announces New Integration with Accu-Trade Vin-Dow Application

Vehicle Acquisition Network Announces New Integration with Accu-Trade Vin-Dow Application

CHICAGO, Nov. 11, 2020 -- Vehicle Acquisition Network (VAN) is pleased to announce that it now has integration with the Accu-Trade Vin-Dow software directly through the VAN system. ... Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Project Brings Together Americans with Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

Wounded Warrior Project Brings Together Americans with Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 11, 2020 -- Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP), a nonprofit dedicated to supporting and empowering injured veterans, celebrated Veterans Day a little differently today. ... Continue reading

McCluskey Chevrolet Earns Two GM Awards: Dealer of the Year and #1 Volume New Car Chevy Dealer in the World!

McCluskey Chevrolet Earns Two GM Awards: Dealer of the Year and #1 Volume New Car Chevy Dealer in the World!

The Dealer of the Year award honors 60 Chevy dealers from across the country based on exceptional performance in sales, service and customer satisfaction. “The Dealer of the Year program honors our dealer partners who have done an exceptional job toward our collective goal of earning customers for life,” said Steve ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - DOE Funds Cummins and German Truck Company Navistar $ 7 Million to Collaborate on Heavy-Duty Class 8 Truck Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

The Auto Channel - DOE Funds Cummins and German Truck Company Navistar $ 7 Million to Collaborate on Heavy-Duty Class 8 Truck Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

-Global power leader Cummins Inc. and Navistar International Corporation will work together on the development of a class 8 truck powered by hydrogen fuel cells. The project will be funded in part through an award from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) previ ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel - Fuel Cell Cars: A Commercial Failure, IDTechEx Reports

The Auto Channel - Fuel Cell Cars: A Commercial Failure, IDTechEx Reports

The Auto Channel -- The IDTechEx report "Advanced Electric Cars 2020–2040" forecasts fuel-cell cars globally through 2040, and finds they continue to be a commercial failure for the next two decades. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel- FORD PROUD TO HONOR PROGRAM WILL DONATE $3.5 MILLION TO MILITARY CHARITIES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

The Auto Channel- FORD PROUD TO HONOR PROGRAM WILL DONATE $3.5 MILLION TO MILITARY CHARITIES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Ford Motor Company and Ford dealers nationwide are donating $3.5 million to military charities as an extension of the company’s Proud to Honor program through Dec. 31, 2020 Proceeds will benefit the seven Ford Proud to Honor military charities including Blue Star Families, Guitars for Vets, DAV (Disabled American Vet ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel- Hyundai to Expand Electrified, Eco-focused Line-up to Ten Models in 2022

The Auto Channel- Hyundai to Expand Electrified, Eco-focused Line-up to Ten Models in 2022

Hyundai today announced its commitment to offer ten electrified, eco-focused vehicles by the end of 2022, including seven SUVs and three car models. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel- First Official Look - 2022 BMW Electric SUV iX PRE-view

The Auto Channel- First Official Look - 2022 BMW Electric SUV iX PRE-view

With a year still to go before its market launch at the end of 2021, the BMW Group is providing a first look ahead to the future BMW iX, which is currently still in the series development phase. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Kona Ultimate Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2020 Hyundai Kona Ultimate Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2020 Hyundai Kona Ultimate Review A Snazzy Subcompact Crossover with a Lime Twist by Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel Even if, with your hands full of bags, you've forgotten where you parked in a mall parking lot, this "Lime Twist" colored Kona is easy-peasy to spot. And that's not the only thing you're going to like about ... Continue reading

2020 Volvo V60 T8 E-AWD Polestar Review by John Heilig

2020 Volvo V60 T8 E-AWD Polestar Review by John Heilig

2020 Volvo V60 T8 E-AWD Polestar ENGINE: 2.0-liter turbocharged 4 TRANSMISSION: HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 328 hp @ 6,000 rpm (total 415 hp)/295 lb.-ft @ 2,200-4,800 rpm WHEELBASE: 113.1 in. LENGTH X WIDTH X HEIGHT: 187.4 x 72.8 x 56.4 in. ... Continue reading

2020 Mazda CX-30 Premium Package AWD Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Mazda CX-30 Premium Package AWD Review by David Colman +VIDEO

If you want a Japanese built Mazda, the CX-30 crossover, newest addition to the model line, isn't the one to buy. Its engine is constructed in Mexico, its transmission is from Thailand, and final assembly takes place in Salamanca, Mexico. ... Continue reading

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