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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

Hankook to Become Original Equipment Supplier for Scania

Hankook to Become Original Equipment Supplier for Scania

NEU-ISENBURG and HANOVER, Germany, September 21, 2016 -- Hankook is to be the OE supplier for various Scania heavy-goods trucks and buses in the future. Scania, based in Södertälje in Sweden, is a part of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH - one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport ap ... Continue reading

Hyundai Mobis Develops Inter-Seat Airbag to Prevent Head Injuries Between Passengers

Hyundai Mobis Develops Inter-Seat Airbag to Prevent Head Injuries Between Passengers

SEOUL, South Korea—Hyundai Mobis (KRX 012330) announced that it completed the development of an inter-seat airbag, which reduces head injuries to passengers by more than 80% during a lateral collision. Due to the development of this airbag, Hyundai Mobis went a step further from preventing primary damages due to an e ... Continue reading

TomTom Maps and Navigation Software Power Subaru’s New Infotainment Platform

TomTom Maps and Navigation Software Power Subaru’s New Infotainment Platform

TomTom Maps and Navigation Software Power Subaru’s New Infotainment Platform (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail ???pagination.previous??? ???pagination.next??? TomTom Maps and Navigation Software Power Subaru’s New Infotainment Platform AMSTERDAM—TomTom (TOM2) has been chosen by Subaru to be ... Continue reading

Mobil 1 Asks Fans to Share Their “Normal” Drives

Mobil 1 Asks Fans to Share Their “Normal” Drives

ExxonMobil is asking fans of the Mobil 1 brand to share their “normal” drive stories on the Mobil 1 Twitter and Facebook pages. By using the hashtags #Mobil1Performance and #Sweepstakes, consumers will be automatically entered for a chance to win Mobil 1 products. (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thum ... Continue reading

Second Fatal Tesla Crash Shows Firm Can't Be Trusted, Need For Mandatory Safety Standards, Says Consumer Watchdog

Second Fatal Tesla Crash Shows Firm Can't Be Trusted, Need For Mandatory Safety Standards, Says Consumer Watchdog

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 ;The new revelation of a second fatal Tesla crash while the vehicle was likely on autopilot shows the company cannot be trusted to deal with deadly failures in its vehicles and underscores the need for enforceable federal safety standards covering autonomous vehicle technology, Cons ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 5-11, 2016; Buh Bye Dart and VW Diesels In US; Recalls Ford Mazda

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - September 5-11, 2016; Buh Bye Dart and VW Diesels In US; Recalls Ford Mazda

* The Dodge Dart is being dropped. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV confirmed its product plans for the 2017 model year will not include the Dart, making the 2016 model year the last. In July FCA announced plans to end production of the car in September but did not say that 2016 would be the final model year for the Dart. ... Continue reading

The Haartz Corporation and Wolfsteins Develop New Cleaning Brush Exclusively for Soft-Top Convertibles

The Haartz Corporation and Wolfsteins Develop New Cleaning Brush Exclusively for Soft-Top Convertibles

ACTON, Mass., Sept. 6, 2016 -- Care and maintenance is critical to extending the life of a vehicle – whether it's the engine or the exterior. The Haartz Corporation, the world's leading supplier of convertible soft-top material understands the importance, which is why they partnered with Wolfsteins, maker of RaggTopp ... Continue reading

Federal-Mogul Enters into Definitive Merger Agreement with Icahn Enterprises L.P.

Federal-Mogul Enters into Definitive Merger Agreement with Icahn Enterprises L.P.

Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation Federal-Mogul Enters into Definitive Merger Agreement with Icahn Enterprises L.P. Date(s): 6-Sep-2016 11:45 AM . ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 29-September 4, 2016: Buh Bye Z4, Caddy Future, Betty J France RIP, Higher Octane Needed (E85 Already 100+) VW Cash Call, Tesla Auto Pilot Fixes

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 29-September 4, 2016: Buh Bye Z4, Caddy Future, Betty J France RIP, Higher Octane Needed (E85 Already 100+) VW Cash Call, Tesla Auto Pilot Fixes

* August brought a slowed pace to new vehicle sales with the SAAR dropping below 17 million. Down 3.5% from a year ago, total volume was 1.51 million. The big players are all down although FCA was up 2.9%. Jaguar-Land Rover is up a huge 46.5%, Volvo up 30.9%, and Subaru up 14.7%. * Volkswagen AG is promising U.S. deale ... Continue reading

Auto Lab - Car Comment or Concern? Answers Here Saturday 7-9 AM (EDT

Auto Lab - Car Comment or Concern? Answers Here Saturday 7-9 AM (EDT

The Auto Lab is Broadcast Live Saturday's 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970<br> and Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Streamed Worldwide Here On The Auto Channel ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Gesture Recognition System Market Growth

Global Automotive Gesture Recognition System Market Growth

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Gesture Recognition System Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The global automotive gesture recognition system market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 55.44% during the period 2016-2020. The report covers the present scenario an ... Continue reading

Toyota Engineers Engineer Easier Child Safety Seat Mounts +VIDEO

Toyota Engineers Engineer Easier Child Safety Seat Mounts +VIDEO

New Design Results in Improved IIHS Child Safety Rating Ann Arbor, Mich., Sept. 1, 2016 -- Toyota already has more vehicles rated as Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick + by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) than any other automaker1, but now they have yet another rating to add to the list of accolades, ... Continue reading

Car Buyers Expecting Connected Service Experience, Satisfaction Rankings J.D. Power

Car Buyers Expecting Connected Service Experience, Satisfaction Rankings J.D. Power

TORONTO—“Connected car” is the buzz phrase for the auto industry, but connected service may soon be part of the nomenclature as well. From scheduling a service visit to amenities available while customers wait for their vehicle, technology and connectivity are becoming an increasingly important part of the servic ... Continue reading

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