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2017 Audi A4: Form and Function At Its Best-Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Audi A4: Form and Function At Its Best-Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Audi A4 Form and function at its best By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel (DSC_7176) For 2017 the Audi A4 is all-new with a refined exterior design and significantly changed interior. I had a brief drive in the new A4 earlier this year in May and was looking forward to a longer tim ... Continue reading

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy

2017 AUDI A4 2.0T QUATTRO S TRONIC - Review By Steve Purdy ... Continue reading

2017 J.D. Power (2014 Model Year) Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS)

2017 J.D. Power (2014 Model Year) Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS)

COSTA MESA, Calif.: 22 Feb. 2017 — While Lexus and Porsche nameplates lead the industry in vehicle dependability, owners of many high-volume vehicles are also rewarded with excellent long-term quality, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Vehicle Dependability StudySM (VDS), released today.The study, now in its 28th year ... Continue reading

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

THE 2017 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW READY TO OPEN ITS DOORS The Nation's Largest Auto Show Runs Feb. 11-20 CHICAGO (Feb. ... Continue reading

Hagerty Announces 2017 Vehicles Hot List of Future Collectibles

Hagerty Announces 2017 Vehicles Hot List of Future Collectibles

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Feb. 9, 2017 -- The age of driverless vehicles isn't here yet, so which new 2017 vehicles are expected to one day join the ranks of fully drivable classic collectibles? According to the valuation experts at Hagerty, 10 vehicles in the 2017 production run by major worldwide automakers stand out as ... Continue reading

SECRET SAUCE FOR SUCCESSFUL SUPER BOWL LI COMMERCIALS REVEALED

SECRET SAUCE FOR SUCCESSFUL SUPER BOWL LI COMMERCIALS REVEALED

Ace Metrix Names Lightheartedness the Key to Super Bowl LI Advertising Success by Marty BernsteinEditor-At-LargeThe Auto Channel America’s television audiences just want to be entertained. The biggest television event of the year attracts the biggest audience and huge numbers of TV critics. ... Continue reading

Attention Volkswagen Touareg TDI Owners - Compare 200 Dimensions, Capacities and Performance Of Your Soon To Be Bought VW TDI With Every SUV Available (1997-2017)

Attention Volkswagen Touareg TDI Owners - Compare 200 Dimensions, Capacities and Performance Of Your Soon To Be Bought VW TDI With Every SUV Available (1997-2017)

Attention Volkswagen Toureg TDI Owners - Compare The Dimension's, performance, Accessories and Safety capabilities Of Your Soon To Be Replaced Vehicle With Every SUV Available (1997-2017) and Compare before you waste your time and potentially buy a replacement that is not up to the TDI benefits. ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - January 30-February 5, 2017: Jan US Sales; Raptor To China!, Fuel Cell Partnership, Recalls, VW Buyback, Mulholland Speedster, Jeff Gordon Winner, RIP Jim Mateja

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - January 30-February 5, 2017: Jan US Sales; Raptor To China!, Fuel Cell Partnership, Recalls, VW Buyback, Mulholland Speedster, Jeff Gordon Winner, RIP Jim Mateja

* U.S. light vehicle sales took an expected dip in January, down 1.9% over last year to 1.14 million. However the seasonal rate was strong at 17.57 million, a slight drop from last year. ... Continue reading

Official FTC Volkswagen 3.0 Diesel Settlement Details: Class Action Settlements Require Volkswagen to Repair or Buy Back 3.0 Liter TDI Diesel Vehicles

Official FTC Volkswagen 3.0 Diesel Settlement Details: Class Action Settlements Require Volkswagen to Repair or Buy Back 3.0 Liter TDI Diesel Vehicles

Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement today that requires Volkswagen Group of America to fully compensate consumers who purchased 3.0-liter TDI diesel vehicles through a combination of repairs, additional monetary compensation, and buybacks for certain models. Under the federal court order, owners of older ve ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS - JANUARY 30, 2017:

NHTSA RECALLS - JANUARY 30, 2017:

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 23-29, 2017; Trump Meets Big Three, Wal-Mart A Birddog, F-1, NASCAR, Green, Auction i

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 23-29, 2017; Trump Meets Big Three, Wal-Mart A Birddog, F-1, NASCAR, Green, Auction i

*The CEOs of Ford, GM and FCA, Mark Fields met with the new President Trump, Wal-Mart becomes Birddog, F-1, NASCAR, speed limit raised, ... Continue reading

All-New 2018 Audi A5 and S5 Models Boast Sharpened Design and Enhanced Technology

All-New 2018 Audi A5 and S5 Models Boast Sharpened Design and Enhanced Technology

The all-new 2018 Audi A5 and S5 Coupe build upon the heritage and success of the first generation, while bringing reimagined design details to the new A5 family of vehicles. The A5’s design is backed by two powerful new engines to deliver a full range of driving experiences from efficient refinement to dynamic power. ... Continue reading

A Gripping Success Story – Audi Produces Its Eight Millionth Quattro +VIDEO

A Gripping Success Story – Audi Produces Its Eight Millionth Quattro +VIDEO

Audi is quattro and quattro is Audi – the famous all-wheel-drive system has been a defining feature of the Vorsprung durch Technik brand for over 35 years, and proof of that enduring appeal has been provided this week by the eight millionth quattro-equipped model to leave the production line. Fittingly, the worthy re ... Continue reading

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

By Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Here we go again – another gathering of the international motoring press in Detroit, still arguably the center of the universe for the U.S. auto business. While manufacturing, design, some engineering and marketing is spread out around the country and t ... Continue reading

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- A bright spotlight is shining on SUVs thanks to record retail sales in 2016, yet three of every four car buyers didn't even consider buying an SUV, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Auto Avoider Study,SM released today. ... Continue reading

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