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2017 DODGE CHALLENGER T/A 392 Review By Steve Purdy

2017 DODGE CHALLENGER T/A 392 Review By Steve Purdy

2017 DODGE CHALLENGER T/A 392 Review by Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau The Dodge marketing folks call the Challenger a “1970s era throwback,” and that certainly is a major part of its charm and personality. But I can definitively say, as one who drove the muscle cars of the 70s, it is much more than t ... Continue reading

Automotive Industry Veterans Keller & Mercer Form Alliance Advising Automotive Startups and Investors

Automotive Industry Veterans Keller & Mercer Form Alliance Advising Automotive Startups and Investors

STAMFORD, Conn., June 26, 2017 -- Automotive industry veterans Maryann Keller and Glenn Mercer have formed an alliance targeting automotive startups and the investors funding them. The collaboration is intended to help selected startups maximize their opportunities within the automotive industry by leveraging the knowl ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL WRAP-UP - June 26, 2017; BMW; Chevrolet; Newmar

NHTSA RECALL WRAP-UP - June 26, 2017; BMW; Chevrolet; Newmar

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. ... Continue reading

Takata Files For Bankruptcy

Takata Files For Bankruptcy

Japan's Takata Corp the firm at the center of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall, will file for bankruptcy protection in Japan on Monday with liabilities of more than 1 trillion yen ($9 billion), a source said. The decision came at a special meeting of the air-bag maker's board, public broadcaster NHK said ... Continue reading

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor First Drive Report By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor First Drive Report By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor First Drive Report By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

2017 Honda Ridgeline AWD RTL-E Review By John Heilig

2017 Honda Ridgeline AWD RTL-E Review By John Heilig

The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2017 Honda Ridgeline AWD RTL-E ENGINE: 3.5-liter SOHC V6 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 280 hp @ 6,000 rpm/262 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm WHEELBASE: 125.3 in. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Automotive News Summary June 19-25, 2017: Quality Up; Volvo Challenge; 280 MPH Bugatti Chiron; Most Appreciating In Value Vehicles; RIP "Akron" Arlen Vanke

Nutson's Automotive News Summary June 19-25, 2017: Quality Up; Volvo Challenge; 280 MPH Bugatti Chiron; Most Appreciating In Value Vehicles; RIP "Akron" Arlen Vanke

If you are a car and driving fan like we all are here at The Auto Channel, you can easily "catch up" or put these stories in context by searching the past 25 year's 2,019,398 pages of automotive news, automotive stories, articles, reviews, archived news, video, audio, rants and raves accessible from The Auto Channel's ... Continue reading

The New Audi RS 5 Coupé +VIDEO

The New Audi RS 5 Coupé +VIDEO

In the second generation of the Audi RS 5 Coupé, Audi Sport is presenting its first model to feature the current RS design idiom. Its all-new 2.9 TFSI bi-turbo engine produces 331 kW (450 hp) and delivers 600 Nm (442.5 lb-ft) of torque. ... Continue reading

New PEUGEOT Pick Up : A Returns to the Pick-Up Market

New PEUGEOT Pick Up : A Returns to the Pick-Up Market

The new PEUGEOT Pick Up signals the return of PEUGEOT to the pick-up market within the African continent to accelerate the internationalization of the Brand. Benefiting from a remarkable level of roominess and equipment, the new PEUGEOT Pick Up fulfills the fundamental needs for robustness, endurance and 4x4 drivetrain ... Continue reading

2017 Honda CR-V 1.5T AWD Touring by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Honda CR-V 1.5T AWD Touring by Carey Russ +VIDEO

Major changes to chassis and powertrain keep Honda’s ever-popular CR-V compact crossover at the head of the class DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Compact crossovers are hot items at all levels in the automotive marketplace, from entry to luxury. Honda is positioned well to fight the competition, with its all-ne ... Continue reading

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE BY John Heilig Senior Editor Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD ENGINE: 2.5-liter DOHC I-4 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 194 hp @ 6,300 rpm/190 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 102.5 in. ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA REVIEW

I drove a 2017 Chrysler Pacifica with a 287-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 engine and a nine-speed automatic transmission. Available in a base LX, Touring, Touring (with Plus and L Packages), Limited and Hybrid (with Premium or Platinum packages), my Pacifica Limited trim came with the following standard features: upgraded Na ... Continue reading

Ford Bus Service: The Mobility Paradox for Cities

Ford Bus Service: The Mobility Paradox for Cities

By John Kwant Vice President Ford City Solutions Here’s the reality: People keep moving to cities because they offer a wealth of cultural and entertainment options, places to eat, and a variety of ways to connect with others. It’s no surprise people want to move to places that provide fun and exciting things to do. ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO SATURDAY MORNING LIVE! - Auto Lab Call-In Radio LIVE Worldwide From New York City 7-9 AM Saturday June 24, 2017

AUTO LAB RADIO SATURDAY MORNING LIVE! - Auto Lab Call-In Radio LIVE Worldwide From New York City 7-9 AM Saturday June 24, 2017

Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, providing listeners with honest, practical and street-smart car ... Continue reading

2017 Ford F-250 SRW 4X4 Crew Cab Review By John Heilig

2017 Ford F-250 SRW 4X4 Crew Cab Review By John Heilig

We called it the BAT Mobile, for Big A** Truck Mobile. There’s no question that the Ford F-250 is, as Donald Trump would say, Yuge. It’s wheelbase alone is longer than a Fiat 500. With its outside rear view mirrors fully extended, it’s only two feet shorter than the Fiat is long. ... Continue reading

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