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HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW ... Continue reading

HARMAN Pioneers First-Ever Integration of Apple CarPlay Through Wireless Connectivity

HARMAN Pioneers First-Ever Integration of Apple CarPlay Through Wireless Connectivity

HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated , the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today announced the successful commercial implementation of Apple CarPlay integration through a wireless connection, a first for the connected car industry. Through HARMAN’s end- ... Continue reading

KPMG Global Automotive Executive Survey 2016 Connected Car Results

KPMG Global Automotive Executive Survey 2016 Connected Car Results

“The road to success is always under construction.” This simple sentence, from actor Lily Tomlin, captures the current state of the automotive industry. With disruption arising from a new digitalized and connected world, it seems the center of gravity of the customer relationship in a connected car is rapidly movin ... Continue reading

When Is You Car More Than Your Car?

When Is You Car More Than Your Car?

YOUR CAR COULD BECOME VIRTUAL PERSONAL ASSISTANT -- AND EVEN KNOW WHEN YOU'VE HAD A BAD DAY AT THE OFFICE With nearly all new cars expected to offer voice recognition by 2022, future systems may evolve to interpret tone of voice, facial expressions Ford’s in-car connectivity system SYNC 3 already enables voice contro ... Continue reading

2017 Subaru Impreza Earns IIHS 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award

2017 Subaru Impreza Earns IIHS 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 21, 2017 -- Impreza equipped with EyeSight received a 'Superior' rating in front crash prevention testing Impreza equipped with EyeSight and LED Steering Responsive Headlights received Top Safety Pick+ Award Only small car to earn top ratings in all 2017 IIHS evaluations Subaru of America, Inc. ... 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

Nervous About NAV?

Nervous About NAV?

By Maureen McDonald Senior Editor Michigan Bureau The Auto Channel Nervous about navigation systems? We pull up to a liquor store in Riviera Beach, just beyond West Palm Beach, and ask directions to Lake Park from a man with a strong stench of liquor and leathery skin. Nothing else was open and we'd driven round and ro ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday February 18, 2017 7AM- 9AM

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday February 18, 2017 7AM- 9AM

Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused LIVE 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 ... Continue reading

NASCAR Becomes First Sports League to Launch DeskSite Video App

NASCAR Becomes First Sports League to Launch DeskSite Video App

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 15, 2017 -- Just in time for the 2017 DAYTONA 500®, NASCAR and DeskSite jointly announced today the official launch of the NASCAR DeskSite, an interactive and personalized video app that delivers premium, high-definition video content on-demand to NASCAR fans – for free. ... Continue reading

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review by Henny Hemmes

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review by Henny Hemmes

First Drive Review: 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class By Henny Hemmes ... Continue reading

TomTom Scoops Automotive Innovation Award For Street Parking Element +VIDEO

TomTom Scoops Automotive Innovation Award For Street Parking Element +VIDEO

TomTom's innovative On-Street Parking service helps drivers to find a parking space in busy city centres ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 6-12, 2017; Chicago, Pacifica, Durango, Superbowl Ads Sans Cars, Recalls, VW Diesel, Jaguar Engines Stolen

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 6-12, 2017; Chicago, Pacifica, Durango, Superbowl Ads Sans Cars, Recalls, VW Diesel, Jaguar Engines Stolen

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 6-12, 2017; Chicago, Pacifica, Durango, Superbow Ads Sans Cars, Recalls, VW Diesel, Jaguar Engines Stolen ... Continue reading

Autonomous Driving May Kill The Automobile Industry And Our Freedom Of Mobility

Autonomous Driving May Kill The Automobile Industry And Our Freedom Of Mobility

Without Performance Differentiation Say Goodbye To The Public's Love Affair With The Automobile By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL In his opening remarks at September's Frankfurt Motor Show, Dieter Zetsche (Mercedes-Benz CEO), prophesized: "The Mercedes of the future will drive not only ... 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

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday February 11, 2017 7AM- 9AM

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday February 11, 2017 7AM- 9AM

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: February 11, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radi ... Continue reading

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