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Volkswagen Group & Audi Accelerate Fuel Cell Technology Solutions Program With Ballard

Volkswagen Group & Audi Accelerate Fuel Cell Technology Solutions Program With Ballard

VANCOUVER and INGOLSTADT, Germany, Sept. 26, 2016 - Ballard Power Systems today announced that automotive OEM Audi AG has issued purchase orders to Ballard to accelerate certain key development activities under the current long-term Technology Solutions program that Volkswagen Group has with Ballard. As announced by Ba ... Continue reading

2017 Cadillac XT5 SUV Earns TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award +VIDEO

2017 Cadillac XT5 SUV Earns TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award +VIDEO

ARLINGTON, Va. — The 2017 Cadillac XT5, a new midsize luxury SUV, qualifies for the top award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The XT5 earns good ratings in all five of the Institute's crashworthiness evaluations. When equipped with optional front crash prevention, it earns a superior or advanced rati ... Continue reading

Ford Performance Models Sales 200,000+ In 2016

Ford Performance Models Sales 200,000+ In 2016

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 26, 2016 – Younger, more affluent car buyers are choosing Ford for its growing lineup of performance vehicles – particularly cars – that get them where they need to go with added thrill. Performance car customers view driving as an absolute emotional, positive experience and relish getting ... Continue reading

Geely to be Lead Partner for The BLOODHOUND Project (1000 MPH Car) +Video

Geely to be Lead Partner for The BLOODHOUND Project (1000 MPH Car) +Video

BRISTOL, England, September 26, 2016 -- Team announces its most substantial sponsorship deal Geely to take BLOODHOUND Inspiration Programme across Asia Watch the launch here: The BLOODHOUND Project today announced Zhejiang Geely Holding Group (ZGH) as its prime sponsor and Official Automotive Partner in a 3-year agreem ... Continue reading

Global Connected Car Market - Analysis & Trends - Forecast to Reach $80.3 Billion by 2025 - Research and Markets

Global Connected Car Market - Analysis & Trends - Forecast to Reach $80.3 Billion by 2025 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Connected Car Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. The Global Connected Car Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 11.4% over the next decade to reach approximately $80.3 billion by 2025. This indust ... Continue reading

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $250,000 Research Grant To MD Anderson Cancer Center In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $250,000 Research Grant To MD Anderson Cancer Center In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

HOUSTON, Sept. 26, 2016 -- Hyundai Hope On Wheels® (HHOW) and Houston-area Hyundai dealers will present MD Anderson Cancer Center with a $250,000 Scholar Grant to be used to improve care and increase treatment options for kids with cancer. MD Anderson Cancer Center was one of 24 recipients across the country selected ... Continue reading

September New-Vehicle Retail Sales Decline; Incentives Reach Highest Level Ever

September New-Vehicle Retail Sales Decline; Incentives Reach Highest Level Ever

DETROIT, Sept. 26, 2016 -- For the fifth time in the past seven months, U.S. new-vehicle retail sales are expected to drop in September, falling 1.4% from a year ago, according to a monthly sales forecast developed jointly by J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales are on pace to reach 1,185,500 units in September, ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP - Sept 19-28, 2016: BMW, Land Rover, Hyundai, Ford, Audi, Maserati, Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Trucks, Trailers and RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP - Sept 19-28, 2016: BMW, Land Rover, Hyundai, Ford, Audi, Maserati, Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Trucks, Trailers and RV's

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. Safety defects must be repaired by a dealer at no cost to you.Why am I getting this email? What is a recall? When a manufacturer or t ... Continue reading

Peugeot Gears Up For SUV Offensive at the 2016 Paris Motor Show

Peugeot Gears Up For SUV Offensive at the 2016 Paris Motor Show

PEUGEOT to present the latest 2008, 3008 and 5008 SUVs at this year’s Paris Motor Show LONDON - September 26, 2016: PEUGEOT presents three world premieres at this year’s Paris Motor Show as it continues to strengthen its SUV and technology offering. Alongside the much anticipated arrival of the all-new 3008 SUV and ... Continue reading

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Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

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British Actor Nicholas Hoult Takes On Unique Driving Challenge In New Jaguar Xf All-Wheel Drive

British Actor Nicholas Hoult Takes On Unique Driving Challenge In New Jaguar Xf All-Wheel Drive

LONDON - September 26, 2016: British actor Nicholas Hoult, known for his roles in blockbuster films including Mad Max and the X-Men series, has become the second Jaguar ambassador to tackle the ‘Smart Cone challenge’ after F1 driver Romain Grosjean set the score to beat earlier this year. It comes as Nicholas’ br ... Continue reading

2016.5 Mazda CX-5 Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson

2016.5 Mazda CX-5 Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson

2016.5 Mazda CX-5 Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 19-27, 2016

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 19-27, 2016

* Gasoline station lines are back. A massive pipeline leak in Alabama caused widespread gasoline shortages and significant price hikes on the East Coast of the United States. Though the leak reportedly posed no danger to the public, officials said it affected drivers all along the I-95 corridor from Florida to Maine. C ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO: Pricing Announced at U.S. Debut

2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO: Pricing Announced at U.S. Debut

NASHVILLE, TN - September 25, 2016: Nissan today announced pricing of $174,9901 USD for the new 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO in conjunction with its North American debut at the Japanese Classic Car Show at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. The annual JCCS is regarded as the largest gathering of Japanese heritage enth ... Continue reading

A Must Read: Edwin Black's Non-Fiction Book THE PLAN - Review

A Must Read: Edwin Black's Non-Fiction Book THE PLAN - Review

Only read this book if you want to understand the energy crisis and find a solution. If you want to remain ignorant, selfish, and in support of American-hating foreign oil producers and domestic rapacious gasoline companies you should avoid Edwin Black's THE PLAN. International release scheduled for Tuesday, September ... Continue reading

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