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Auto Lab LIVE From NYC - Saturday October 1, 2016; 7-9 AM (EDT) Radio Call-in Show

Auto Lab LIVE From NYC - Saturday October 1, 2016; 7-9 AM (EDT) Radio Call-in Show

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast Saturday's 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel Broadcast Date: October 1, 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 hosted ... Continue reading

Ford Names Rajendra “Raj” Rao as Ford Smart Mobility LLC CEO

Ford Names Rajendra “Raj” Rao as Ford Smart Mobility LLC CEO

Ford Motor Company is announcing today the appointment of Rajendra “Raj” Rao as chief executive officer of Ford Smart Mobility LLC, Ford’s subsidiary working to design, build, grow and invest in emerging mobility services. (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail ???pagination.previous??? ???pagin ... Continue reading

Robb Report Special 40th Anniversary Collector's Edition

Robb Report Special 40th Anniversary Collector's Edition

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2016 -- Robb Report is celebrating 40 years as the leading voice in global luxury with its largest October issue in nearly a decade. The special collector's edition of the magazine—now on newsstands—remembers past moments, products, and pioneers whose status as luxury icons has been cemented thr ... Continue reading

Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Swedish bus manufacturer Volvo has introduced a new pedestrian and cyclist detection system that emits audible warnings of approaching vehicles. The system continuously monitors the bus’s vicinity and ttnb-volvo-buses-pedestrian-systemransmits a sound to warn other road-users when they get too near the bus. The drive ... Continue reading

Despite Autonomous Vehicle Hype, Americans Want Control Behind The Wheel; Kelley Blue Book Study

Despite Autonomous Vehicle Hype, Americans Want Control Behind The Wheel; Kelley Blue Book Study

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 -- With new vehicle technologies being reported every day, autonomous (or self-driving) vehicles are capturing the attention of the automotive industry, consumers, dealers and developers alike. However, new research from Kelley Blue Book reveals that Americans are most comfortable with th ... Continue reading

2017 Subaru Crosstrek: Compact Crossover Appeal Plus Outstanding Value

2017 Subaru Crosstrek: Compact Crossover Appeal Plus Outstanding Value

Outstanding value throughout the lineup Crosstrek Kazan Edition is available only in 2017 Subaru's Rear/Side Vehicle Detection System ensures all-around safety Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today announced the release of its 2017 Subaru Crosstrek, available in late September in Subaru dealerships across Canada. Combining e ... Continue reading

Nissan Develops Autonomous Chair +VIDEO

Nissan Develops Autonomous Chair +VIDEO

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan today unveiled the latest in a series of innovations designed to bring the benefits of its Intelligent Mobility blueprint to the daily lives of customers. Following the success of the Intelligent Parking Chair earlier this year, the newly developed ProPILOT Chair negotiates waiting in line on ... Continue reading

Global Connected Car Market - Analysis & Trends - Forecast to Reach $80.3 Billion by 2025 - Research and Markets

Global Connected Car Market - Analysis & Trends - Forecast to Reach $80.3 Billion by 2025 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Connected Car Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. The Global Connected Car Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 11.4% over the next decade to reach approximately $80.3 billion by 2025. This indust ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 19-27, 2016

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 19-27, 2016

* Gasoline station lines are back. A massive pipeline leak in Alabama caused widespread gasoline shortages and significant price hikes on the East Coast of the United States. Though the leak reportedly posed no danger to the public, officials said it affected drivers all along the I-95 corridor from Florida to Maine. C ... Continue reading

Auto Lab LIVE From NYC - Saturday Sept 24 7-9 AM (EDT) Auto Focused Radio Call-in Show

Auto Lab LIVE From NYC - Saturday Sept 24 7-9 AM (EDT) Auto Focused Radio Call-in Show

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast Saturday's 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel Broadcast Date: September 24, 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 host ... Continue reading

Autonomous Maritime Ecosystem Starts in Finland

Autonomous Maritime Ecosystem Starts in Finland

HELSINKI, September 23, 2016 -- New business ecosystem brings together global forerunners and agile ICT start-ups to develop first autonomous shipping solutions in the world. Empowering the digitalization and harvesting effectively its benefits is priority area in the Governmental Program of Finland. Digitalization has ... Continue reading

Argus Cyber Security Named One of LA Auto Show and AutoMobility LA's 2016 Top Ten Startups

Argus Cyber Security Named One of LA Auto Show and AutoMobility LA's 2016 Top Ten Startups

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 22, 2016 -- Argus Cyber Security, the world's largest, independent automotive cyber security company, announced today that it was named one of LA Auto Show and AutoMobility LA's Top Ten Automotive Startups. Top Ten winners were selected based on a combination of the following criteria: vision, i ... Continue reading

General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 -- General Dynamics Mission Systems featured the Bluefin Robotics hovering-autonomous underwater vehicle (H-AUV) at OCEANS 2016 in Monterey, California. The Bluefin Robotics H-AUV locates, identifies and maps structural issues on a ship's hull including large ocean going cargo ships, pe ... Continue reading

Financial Times Reports Apple Considering Buying Auto Maker McLaren

Financial Times Reports Apple Considering Buying Auto Maker McLaren

The Financial Times reported that Apple held talks on McLaren supercars takeover. Comments from Kelley Blue Book analysts regarding reports that Apple is considering buying automaker McLaren. ... Continue reading

BMW Turned Into a Real Life Driveable Transformer +VIDEO

BMW Turned Into a Real Life Driveable Transformer +VIDEO

If you thought that driverless vehicles were all the rage then you might have been mistaken. Turkish engineers have recently taken a BMW and turned it into a real life, driveable transformer. No, seriously. Research and development company Letrons built a real, full-scale, driveable BMW that can be remotely operated. S ... Continue reading

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