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Eric Brown Named President, Chief Product Officer of LotLinx

Eric Brown Named President, Chief Product Officer of LotLinx

CHICAGO, Feb. 22, 2017; LotLinx, a digital marketing solution for car dealers, today announced the appointment of Eric Brown as President, Chief Product Officer. ... Continue reading

FCA US World Class Manufacturing Academy Spreads Its Roots to Indiana

FCA US World Class Manufacturing Academy Spreads Its Roots to Indiana

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 21, 2017 -- FCA US and UAW make $2.1 million investment in two Indiana training facilities Fourth World Class Manufacturing Academy installment since 2012 FCA US has committed investments of more than $1.9 billion and added more than 4,100 new jobs to its Indiana transmission operations since ... Continue reading

Toyota and Shell Hydrogen Refueling Network in California

Toyota and Shell Hydrogen Refueling Network in California

Seven hydrogen stations and $16 million award proposed by the California Energy Commission Torrance, Calif., February 20, 2017 -- On February 17, The California Energy Commission (CEC) posted a Notice of Proposed Award (NOPA) outlining subsidies to support hydrogen refueling infrastructure in California. Shell, in part ... Continue reading

CloudCar's Strategic Differentiator: Connect to Content Not Apps

CloudCar's Strategic Differentiator: Connect to Content Not Apps

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 -- This year at CES, autonomous cars stole the show, but left auto manufacturers with limited options to take their vehicles into the next technological generation. ... Continue reading

Program Provides Instant New Vehicle Incentive Data for Dealers' Inventory

Program Provides Instant New Vehicle Incentive Data for Dealers' Inventory

Dominion Inventory Manager, industry leader in high-quality automotive inventory merchandising, has strategically partnered with AIS Rebates, a part of Cox Automotive, to provide incentive data to dealers nationwide. Dominion Inventory Manager will now have 90-95 percent incentive availability for new vehicles, giving ... Continue reading

Shell Selected as Exclusive Supplier of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Genuine Engine Oil

Shell Selected as Exclusive Supplier of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Genuine Engine Oil

Shell today announced that it has been chosen by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd as the exclusive manufacturer and supplier of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Genuine Engine Oil. Starting from December 2016, this engine oil will roll out to Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dealers around the world. ... Continue reading

Jaguar and Shell Launch World’s First In-Car Payment System

Jaguar and Shell Launch World’s First In-Car Payment System

Jaguar drivers can now use their car’s touchscreen to pay for fuel with a new cashless payment app. The Shell app is one of several new enhancements to Jaguar’s F-PACE, XE and XF models. ... Continue reading

2017 Best Vehicle Value in America Awards

2017 Best Vehicle Value in America Awards

Vincentric announces 2017 Best Value in America Awards; Toyota delivers strong performance BINGHAM FARMS, Michigan – February 14, 2017 – Vincentric, LLC announced its 13th annual Best Value in America Awards™ today, with Toyota delivering strong value throughout its product lineup, earning two Best Value brand aw ... Continue reading

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio On 2017 'Hot List' of Future Collectible Vehicles

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio On 2017 'Hot List' of Future Collectible Vehicles

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 13, 2017 -- Hagerty classic car experts select the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio to its annual "Hot List" Commemorates fourth year in a row Alfa Romeo has been recognized on Hagerty's "Hot List." Alfa Romeo has been honored every year since its return to the U.S. market. ... Continue reading

"WHAT DRIVES HER" LUNCHEON AND PANEL EVENT CELEBRATES WOMEN IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

"WHAT DRIVES HER" LUNCHEON AND PANEL EVENT CELEBRATES WOMEN IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

CHICAGO (Feb. 13, 2017) - The 2017 Chicago Auto Show kicked off its Media Preview with the inaugural "What Drives Her" luncheon and panel, a celebration of the integral role women play in the automotive industry as contributors, consumers and drivers of purchasing decisions. ... Continue reading

Ford Invests $1 Billion Real Dollars In New Silicon Valley Artificial Intellegence Company

Ford Invests $1 Billion Real Dollars In New Silicon Valley Artificial Intellegence Company

Ford is investing $1 billion during the next five years in Argo AI, combining Ford’s autonomous vehicle development expertise with Argo AI’s robotics experience and startup speed on artificial intelligence software – all to further advance autonomous vehicles Founded by former Google and Uber leaders, Argo AI wil ... Continue reading

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Auto Central January 8, 2016; After this past weeks onslaught of self-serving ulterior motivated Silicon Valley originated and paid for propaganda about the autonomous car at CES (Consumer Electronics Show), and the rolling stone momentum pushed along by the digital claque, including sycophants in the press (c/net,Hey ... Continue reading

SmartDrive Announces 5x Growth Over Prior Three Years, Proves Video Safety with Actionable Intelligence is the "Must Have" Investment for Fleets

SmartDrive Announces 5x Growth Over Prior Three Years, Proves Video Safety with Actionable Intelligence is the "Must Have" Investment for Fleets

SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced business results and operating highlights for its revised fiscal year reporting period now ended December 31, 2016. ... Continue reading

Unfolding American Automotive Landscape - The United States of China

Unfolding American Automotive Landscape - The United States of China

Chinese-built autos with American, 25% duty on American cars going into china ... Continue reading

Official FTC Volkswagen 3.0 Diesel Settlement Details: Class Action Settlements Require Volkswagen to Repair or Buy Back 3.0 Liter TDI Diesel Vehicles

Official FTC Volkswagen 3.0 Diesel Settlement Details: Class Action Settlements Require Volkswagen to Repair or Buy Back 3.0 Liter TDI Diesel Vehicles

Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement today that requires Volkswagen Group of America to fully compensate consumers who purchased 3.0-liter TDI diesel vehicles through a combination of repairs, additional monetary compensation, and buybacks for certain models. Under the federal court order, owners of older ve ... Continue reading

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