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Audi Launches Traffic Light Information - First Vehicle-to-Infrastructure technology in the U.S.

Audi Launches Traffic Light Information - First Vehicle-to-Infrastructure technology in the U.S.

HERNDON, VA - December 7, 2016: “The launch of this technology is another in a long list of firsts for Audi that have positioned us as the industry leader in connectivity solutions,” said Audi of America President Scott Keogh. “V2I applications and services like Traffic Light Information are essential components ... Continue reading

Rinspeed to Present Oasis at CES in Las Vegas and 2017 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

Rinspeed to Present Oasis at CES in Las Vegas and 2017 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

Garden plot on wheels for the urban jungle You can count on Swiss automotive visionary Frank M. Rinderknecht when it comes to reimagining mobility. With the Rinspeed concept vehicle “Oasis,” the ingenious self-driving electric vehicle for the city and surrounding areas, he refutes the deeply ingrained notion of the ... Continue reading

GAC Motor unveils its first smart electric concept car at Auto Guangzhou, highlighting R&D innovation in Global Outreach

GAC Motor unveils its first smart electric concept car at Auto Guangzhou, highlighting R&D innovation in Global Outreach

China's leading automobile manufacturer GAC Motor has released the first concept car EnLight on November 18 at the 14th China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition, marking a new milestone in the company's continuous path of innovation. ... Continue reading

Toyota Develops TNGA-based Powertrain Units

Toyota Develops TNGA-based Powertrain Units

Toyota Develops TNGA-based Powertrain Units for Smooth, Responsive, 'As Desired' Driving New Engines and Transmissions and Improved Hybrid Systems Also Reduce Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emissions Fundamental vehicle performance thoroughly reviewed in pursuit of better driving performance and better environmental performa ... Continue reading

TACH EXCLUSIVE: Instantly Find 2017 Cars and Trucks That Are Still Available With A Manual Transmission

TACH EXCLUSIVE: Instantly Find 2017 Cars and Trucks That Are Still Available With A Manual Transmission

In another web first, The Auto Channel makes it easier for new vehicle researchers to pare through the thousands of vehicles by body style, trim levels, prices, hundreds of specs, dimensions, capacities and now your choice of transmission type, manual, CVT and automatic. ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Nov 28-December 4, 2016; Car Sales, Barra and Chao Trumped; New Car Transaction Price UP!; Connected Car Privacy; Pacifica 84 eMPG;Ferrari Hybrid; Caddy Racer; Ford Recalls, Ford Fiesta Stouter

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Nov 28-December 4, 2016; Car Sales, Barra and Chao Trumped; New Car Transaction Price UP!; Connected Car Privacy; Pacifica 84 eMPG;Ferrari Hybrid; Caddy Racer; Ford Recalls, Ford Fiesta Stouter

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Nov 28-December 4, 2016; Barra and Chao Trumped; New Car Transaction Price UP!; Connected Car Privacy; Pacifica 84 eMPG;Ferrari Hybrid; Caddy Racer; Ford Recalls, Ford Fiesta Stouter ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Radio LIVE From NYC - Saturday December 3, 2016 7-9 AM (Eastern)

Auto Lab Radio LIVE From NYC - Saturday December 3, 2016 7-9 AM (Eastern)

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 Broadcast Date: December 3, 2016 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show ho ... Continue reading

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

By Bob Gordon Auto Central Louisville Bureau The Auto Channel Over the past 20 years I have tested many different cars, some practical, some luxurious, some thrifty, some extravagant, some too small, some too big some gas guzzlers others gas sippers. Some I couldnt remember without my notes others were seared into my g ... Continue reading

Fact vs. Fiction in Automotive IoT: New Research Clears the Air

Fact vs. Fiction in Automotive IoT: New Research Clears the Air

CAMPBELL, Calif., Nov. 30, 2016 -- Mobile Experts LLC has released a hard-hitting study that unapologetically draws a line between fact and myth in the developing automotive IoT market. ... Continue reading

Consumers Hesitant to Share Driving Data

Consumers Hesitant to Share Driving Data

BOSTON, Nov. 30, 2016 -- The ability to access smartphone apps in the car is becoming increasingly important. But consumers are concerned about the security of their information when their mobile device is paired to an in-car system. This is according to a recent survey from the In-Vehicle UX (IVX) group at Strategy An ... Continue reading

2017 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid Now At Acura Dealers

2017 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid Now At Acura Dealers

The 377 horsepower, electrified 2017 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD™ goes on sale tomorrow at Acura dealerships with a manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) starting at $59,9501. ... Continue reading

Ford Reveals Next-Generation Fiesta, Smart Mobility News and More at “Go Further” Event

Ford Reveals Next-Generation Fiesta, Smart Mobility News and More at “Go Further” Event

Ford Motor Company delivered the global debut of the next-generation Ford Fiesta at a special “Go Further” event in Cologne, Germany. Jim Farley, executive vice president and president, Europe Middle East and Africa, Ford Motor Company, was joined by Mark Fields, president and chief executive officer, Ford Motor Co ... Continue reading

Expansion of EV Sector Will Spur Demand for Automotive Wiring Harness Until 2020, Says Technavio

Expansion of EV Sector Will Spur Demand for Automotive Wiring Harness Until 2020, Says Technavio

Technavio publishes a new market research report on the global automotive wiring harness market from 2016-2020. ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles - Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, growing EV hype is not only strange and unsettling but good for Big Oil and very dangerous for America. Big Power has aligned itself with Big Oil to take American eyes off of a quick, easy and very doable solution to rid the United States' of its addiction to both foreign and domestic oil based fuels ... Continue reading

Arthur D. Little: “The True Economic and Environmental Costs of Battery Electric Vehicles in the United States – a 2015 Review and 2025 Forecast”

Arthur D. Little: “The True Economic and Environmental Costs of Battery Electric Vehicles in the United States – a 2015 Review and 2025 Forecast”

BOSTON—A new study of the real impact of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) compared to internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEVs), in terms of both total cost of ownership (net of public subsidies) and environmental impact, reveals no easy choice for eco-minded consumers. Do BEVs truly offer an environmental advantag ... Continue reading

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