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Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Washington DC August 12, 2016; The AIADA online newsletter reported that according to the website Priceonomics the Toyota brand and its gas-electric hybrid Prius are the winners in keeping maintenance costs low in the long run and luxury brands like BMW and Mercedes-Benz are on the high end of maintenance costs. Over t ... Continue reading

Americans Want Big Cars and Pickups... Detroit Wants to Build Big... So Let's Have Big...BUT! (Originally Published April 2009)

Americans Want Big Cars and Pickups... Detroit Wants to Build Big... So Let's Have Big...BUT! (Originally Published April 2009)

By Bob Gordon and Marc Rauch, Co-Publishers and owners of The Auto Channel. Spacious, roomy, profitable big vehicles; it’s what the people want and it’s what the American car makers want to build. According to all reports in recent years (before the depression really hit), GM, Ford and Chrysler made all t ... Continue reading

Japfest Celebrates Two More Iconic Models

Japfest Celebrates Two More Iconic Models

HORSHAM, England - April 14, 2016: A move to a bigger and better venue has allowed the organisers of Japfest 2016 to accommodate more cars and features than ever before, with over 3,100 Japanese performance models on display – that’s at least 500 more than in 2015. Among the special features for 2016’s J ... Continue reading

2016 World Car of the Year - Top Three Finalists In Five Categories Revealed in Geneva

2016 World Car of the Year - Top Three Finalists In Five Categories Revealed in Geneva

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor The Auto Channel GENEVA, Switzerland. March 2, 2016. During a press conference at the Geneva Auto Show on Tuesday, the top three finalists have been announced in five categories. The winners of the 2016 World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Ca ... Continue reading

SUV Buyers Research 1997-2017 (Still The Best)

SUV Buyers Research 1997-2017 (Still The Best)

SUV Buyers Research 1997-2017 ... Continue reading

GM Must Face Punitive Damage Possibility: Bankruptcy Judge Rules

GM Must Face Punitive Damage Possibility: Bankruptcy Judge Rules

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Nov. 9, 2015 -- Bob Hilliard, appointed by the Federal Judge in the GM MDL litigation to be the lead attorney for all personal injury and death cases caused by GM's defective ignition switch, comments on today's ruling from Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber that punitive damages can be sought agains ... Continue reading

HUMMER H3 Right-Hand-Drive Unveiled

HUMMER H3 Right-Hand-Drive Unveiled

DETROIT - Bob Lutz, GM vice chairman, global product development, unveiled a prototype right-hand-drive H3 during the opening ceremony of a new HUMMER facility in Manchester, UK. “HUMMER’s iconic design and unparalleled off-road capabilities appeal to a wide audience globally. We are determined to build upon ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP (33) - July 13, 2015 +VIDEO

NHTSA RECALL RECAP (33) - July 13, 2015 +VIDEO

recall 2004 BUICK / 2004 CHEVROLET / 2004 PONTIAC / Recall VOLKSWAGEN / 2015, Recall LAND ROVER / 2013-2016, recall JEEP / 2014-2015, recall CHEVROLET / 2011-2013 PONTIAC / 2008-2009 recall BUICK / 2008-2012 CHEVROLET / 2009-2012 GMC / 2007-2012 SATURN / 2007-2010 recall HUMMER / 2006-2010, recall FORD / 2015 Recall DO ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Recap July 6-12, 2015: 2016 BMW 7, GM Recalls, Sans Stick, VSA, MPG, More

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Recap July 6-12, 2015: 2016 BMW 7, GM Recalls, Sans Stick, VSA, MPG, More

* We saw the all-new 2016 BMW 7-series in-person along with a small group of BMW-invited auto writers. The global introduction of the new BMW flagship will be at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September and the car goes on sale in the U.S. this coming October 24. New body structure is composed of carbon fiber, aluminum and ... Continue reading

Most Popular Cars and Trucks USA in 2013

Most Popular Cars and Trucks USA in 2013

2013 was the year of the full-size truck, according to new car shoppers on AutoTrader.com®. Trucks made up nearly half of the top 20 most popular new vehicles on the site this year, including three of the top five. Aligning with its longstanding status as the best-selling vehicle in the U.S., the Ford F-150 retained i ... Continue reading

California's Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area Ok'd

California's Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area Ok'd

SEMA Praises Congressional Action to Save Johnson Valley OHV Recreation Area Diamond Bar, CA December 13, 2013; The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) strongly supports a provision to end a six-year clash over access to 189,000 acres of Southern California desert between the military and off-highway vehicle ... Continue reading

Forbes' Best New Cars for Snow (And Go)

Forbes' Best New Cars for Snow (And Go)

Washington DC October 3, 2013; The AIADA newsletter reported that with inter looming ahead, choosing a vehicle that delivers top traction in the snow can be paramount in many car and truck-shoppers’ minds. Which vehicles fare best under snowy conditions? According to Forbes, those living in remote areas within the ... Continue reading

Expert Vehicle Reviews 2014-1993

Expert Vehicle Reviews 2014-1993

Expert Vehicle Reviews 2014-1993 From The Auto Channel ... Continue reading

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