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

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

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 Car Industry Open Your Eyes, T ... Continue reading

Former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations Jim O'Sullivan Joins motormindz as Managing Partner

Former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations Jim O'Sullivan Joins motormindz as Managing Partner

DETROIT, May 24, 2017 -- motormindz, Inc., a global automotive professional services and technology accelerator, announced today that Jim O'Sullivan, former President and CEO Mazda North America Operations, will join their globally recognized team as a Managing Partner. Mr. O'Sullivan is recognized as a creative, strat ... Continue reading

Low Gas Prices Could Lead to More Summer Vacations - NACS

Low Gas Prices Could Lead to More Summer Vacations - NACS

​ALEXANDRIA, Va. May 23, 2017; – Low gas prices will likely lead to increased summer vacation spending but won’t lead to longer trips, per a new NACS consumer survey of gas customers. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel: Nothing Fake About TACH, 100% Relevant Editorial For Effective Brand Safe Advertising

The Auto Channel: Nothing Fake About TACH, 100% Relevant Editorial For Effective Brand Safe Advertising

The Auto Channel: 100% Brand Safe and effective Advertising Environment People want and need auto information and The Auto Channel will provide them with instant access to a massive editorially unbiased on-line multi-media library of automotive information and entertainment. ... Continue reading

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: May 20, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio cal ... Continue reading

Honda Begins Joint Research with Boston University in Information Security for Artificial Intelligence

Honda Begins Joint Research with Boston University in Information Security for Artificial Intelligence

TOKYO, May, 16 2017; Honda Research Institute (HRI), a Honda R&D subsidiary, and Boston University have agreed to begin joint research in the area of data security and privacy for artificial intelligence (AI) research. Since its foundation, with a passion to provide people everywhere with the joy of expanding their lif ... Continue reading

Still Crazy After All These Years

Still Crazy After All These Years

By Bob Gordon President and Co-publisher The Auto Channel Hello I am publishing this and value your opinion the below is a bit of a ramble, so I am looking for your input, I reserve the right to change this as mistakes are brought to my attention…no need for white out. After feeling like Don Quixote for the past ... Continue reading

First Drive Semi-Autonomous 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class +VIDEO

First Drive Semi-Autonomous 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class +VIDEO

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor The Auto Channel LISBON, March 2016. When the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class was unveiled at the Detroit auto show in January, there was already a lot written about its active and passive safety systems. Last summer, I joined a Mercedes-Benz tech-day where the new MB technologies were ... Continue reading

BMW India Signs an International Agreement With Aditya Birla Group

BMW India Signs an International Agreement With Aditya Birla Group

MUMBAI, April 27, 2017 -- BMW Group has entered into an international alliance with the Aditya Birla Group for preferred mobility solutions. The agreement spans globally across several countries such as India, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, France and UK. ... Continue reading

Vincentric Recognizes Three Hyundai Models In Best Fleet Value in America Awards For Their Low Cost Of Operation

Vincentric Recognizes Three Hyundai Models In Best Fleet Value in America Awards For Their Low Cost Of Operation

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 27, 2017 -- Hyundai's 2017 Elantra SE, 2017 Sonata Hybrid and 2017 Tucson models have been recognized as having the best fleet value in their respective categories by Vincentric, a trusted name in measuring and analyzing overall cost of vehicle ownership and operation. The Elantra led the ... Continue reading

Hyundai Mobis Succeeds In Developing 48V Mild HEV Core Technology

Hyundai Mobis Succeeds In Developing 48V Mild HEV Core Technology

Hyundai Mobis succeeded in developing the core technologies of the 48V Mild hybrid vehicle (hereinafter referred to as 48V Mild HEV), which will become one of the mainstays of future environment-friendly car trends, one after another. It’s creating tangible results in related markets. ... Continue reading

Dream or Nightmare? Terrifying Transit Future Clarified During 8-hour Snooze

Dream or Nightmare? Terrifying Transit Future Clarified During 8-hour Snooze

By Martha Hindes, Does one ever dream about cars? Here's the ... Continue reading

Additional 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Minivans to Waymo's (Nee Google) Self-driving Program

Additional 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Minivans to Waymo's (Nee Google) Self-driving Program

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 25, 2017 -- FCA US LLC announced today that Waymo will add 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to expand its self-driving program. FCA previously delivered 100 minivans, modified for self-driving, to Waymo during the second half of 2016. ... Continue reading

NASA's Super Pressure Balloon Takes Flight From New Zealand

NASA's Super Pressure Balloon Takes Flight From New Zealand

WASHINGTON, April 25, 2017 NASA successfully launched its football-stadium-sized, heavy-lift super pressure balloon (SPB) from Wanaka, New Zealand, at 10:50 a.m. Tuesday, April 25 (6:50 p.m. April 24 in U.S. Eastern Time), on a mission designed to run 100 or more days floating at 110,000 feet (33.5 km) about the globe ... Continue reading

Welburn and Goodman Presented With Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Degrees

Welburn and Goodman Presented With Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Degrees

College for Creative Studies Awards Automotive Designer Ed Welburn and Artist Brenda Goodman with Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Degrees Welburn and Goodman to receive recognition at the 2017 Commencement ceremony, where Welburn is also slated to speak DETROIT, April 24, 2017 – The College for Creative Studies (CCS) ... Continue reading

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