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Light Duty Plug-in Electric Vehicles Are Expected to Make up Half of the Global Electric Vehicle Market by 2024

Light Duty Plug-in Electric Vehicles Are Expected to Make up Half of the Global Electric Vehicle Market by 2024

BOULDER, Colo.—A recent report from Navigant Research details the global market for light duty vehicles, including light duty hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery electric vehicles (HEVs, PHEVs, and BEVs), or plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs), segmented by scenario, region, country, drivetrain, and automaker, through 2 ... Continue reading

ACSI: Car Buyer Satisfaction Rises as Mass-Market Autos Challenge Luxury Brands

ACSI: Car Buyer Satisfaction Rises as Mass-Market Autos Challenge Luxury Brands

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 23, 2016 -- Car buyer satisfaction rebounds as domestic and mass-market brands improve, according to new data from the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Customer satisfaction with automobiles is up 3.8 percent to 82 on ACSI's 100-point scale. Luxury cars have dominated the driver satis ... Continue reading

Being Near Rich Doesn't Change Taste In Cars

Being Near Rich Doesn't Change Taste In Cars

Affluent Car Buyers Are Surprisingly More Practical Than Indulgent Washington DC August 22, 2016; Forbes reports that new-vehicle buyers at all income levels are fast shifting away from conventional passenger cars and toward far burlier modes of transportation, regardless of the nameplate. Trucks and SUVs populate Edmu ... Continue reading

Value Pricing for 2017 Toyota Corolla, 2017 Toyota 86 and 2017 Toyota Corolla iM Models

Value Pricing for 2017 Toyota Corolla, 2017 Toyota 86 and 2017 Toyota Corolla iM Models

Value Pricing for 2017 Toyota Corolla, 2017 Toyota 86 and 2017 Toyota Corolla iM Models Since it first launched in 1966, more than 43 million Toyota Corollas have been sold world-wide, making it the best-selling nameplate of all-time. Toyota celebrates Corolla’s 50th anniversary with refreshed styling and, more signi ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 14-21, 2016; Woodward, Pebble Beach, Audi Talks, DOJ Talks To VW, GT Extended Engagement, And More

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 14-21, 2016; Woodward, Pebble Beach, Audi Talks, DOJ Talks To VW, GT Extended Engagement, And More

* This middle week in August is the traditional time for two of the most important car events in the country - the Woodward Dream Cruise in Detroit and the Monterey Car Week culminating in the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on Sunday. The former celebrates the automobile and motorcycle interests of everyman with ev ... Continue reading

Amazon Turns Into Bird Dog - Smells Out Customers For Hyundai "Prime Now. Drive Now."

Amazon Turns Into Bird Dog - Smells Out Customers For Hyundai "Prime Now. Drive Now."

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 19, 2016 -- Hyundai Motor America, in collaboration with Amazon, announces a limited-time, first-to-market on-demand vehicle test drive program, "Prime Now. Drive Now.," in which prospective buyers in the Los Angeles/Orange County areas can book 2017 Hyundai Elantra test drives at the loca ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Live - Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234 Saturday 7-9 AM (EDT)

Auto Lab Live - Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234 Saturday 7-9 AM (EDT)

Auto Lab Live - Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234 Saturday 7-9 AM (EDT)Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused 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 m ... Continue reading

2016 ROUSH F-150 SC A Hot Rod Pickup Review

2016 ROUSH F-150 SC A Hot Rod Pickup Review

2016 ROUSH F-150 SC A Hot Rod Pickup ReviewThis Roush F-150 is wild step beyond even the fancy pickups. Getting the Roush treatment means being massaged by a company infused with the chops of racing legend Jack Roush who once worked for Ford. Roush and his company are still tightly connected with Ford but he went off o ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan Pathfinder, Now Even More - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Nissan Pathfinder, Now Even More - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Nissan Pathfinder, Now Even More - Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

Ford Performance to Extend Production of All-New Ford GT Supercar an Additional Two Years

Ford Performance to Extend Production of All-New Ford GT Supercar an Additional Two Years

Ford Performance will offer the all-new Ford GT for two additional production years, bringing the production commitment of the carbon fiber supercar to a total of four years. Ford Performance will offer the all-new Ford GT for two additional production years, bringing the production commitment of the carbon fiber super ... Continue reading

Scania Trucks and Asko Test Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Propulsion

Scania Trucks and Asko Test Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Propulsion

SÖDERTÄLJE, Sweden—Asko, which is Norway’s largest convenience goods wholesaler, is continuing its investment in sustainable transport services. The company will together with Scania start testing trucks with an electric powertrain. Electrical energy is converted from hydrogen gas in fuel cells on board the vehic ... Continue reading

The Most Protected Vehicle of Its Kind, Plasan's Guarder Armored Carrier Is Helping to Secure the 2016 Rio Olympics

The Most Protected Vehicle of Its Kind, Plasan's Guarder Armored Carrier Is Helping to Secure the 2016 Rio Olympics

SASA, Israel, August 18, 2016 -- Working to maintain security during the 2016 Rio Olympics, police forces in Brazil are using a unique armored vehicle made by Plasan, a leader in the design, development and integration of advanced armored protection systems for all types of wheeled and tracked vehicles. The 4x4 vehicle ... Continue reading

For Lotus, Again, Light is Right

For Lotus, Again, Light is Right

· New Carbon Pack, Lithium Ion battery and titanium exhaust options · Lightweight options reduce the weight of the Lotus Evora 400 to 1,353 kg (2,983 lbs) · Available on Lotus Evora 400 from now Once again doing even more with even less, Lotus is pleased to announce a selection of new lightweight options, including ... Continue reading

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