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izmocars Says Content Will Be Determining Factor for Virtual Reality Success as Company Heads to NADA 2017

izmocars Says Content Will Be Determining Factor for Virtual Reality Success as Company Heads to NADA 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 17, 2017 -- izmocars, the only virtual reality provider in auto with a robust silo of VR content available now, will be sharing the future of retailing with dealers when they bring their virtual reality solution, izmoVR, to the National Automotive Dealer's Association (NADA) Conference, January 26-2 ... 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

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

* Media preview days at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit are over. Highlights include: Volkswagen’s I.D. Buzz, a small electric van based on the design of the classic Microbus; a concept large sedan from Nissan; Kia’s new rear-wheel drive sedan called Stinger; the beautiful Volvo V90 station wa ... Continue reading

Toyota's New Vehicles At Louisville Auto Show - See and Drive Them

Toyota's New Vehicles At Louisville Auto Show - See and Drive Them

Visitors Can Drive Most Popular Toyota Models on Area Streets LOUISVILLE, Ky., Jan. 13, 2017 – Toyota is bringing its rich product portfolio of cars, trucks and SUVs to the Kentucky Exposition Center next week for the Louisville Auto Show, Jan. ... Continue reading

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Vans Invests in Starship Technologies, Manufacturer of Delivery Robots

Mercedes-Benz Vans Invests in Starship Technologies, Manufacturer of Delivery Robots

Mercedes-Benz Vans Invests in Starship Technologies, Manufacturer of Delivery Robots ... Continue reading

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Wins Inaugural "Buyer's Choice Award for Best Sports Car"

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Wins Inaugural "Buyer's Choice Award for Best Sports Car"

Industry accolade comes courtesy of Autobytel as more sports car buyers shopped for the Alfa Romeo 4C on Autobytel.com than any other vehicle in the category Ultralight carbon fiber monocoque and aluminum chassis structures afford 4C an incredible power-to-weight ratio, weighing under 2,500 pounds (lbs.) Race-inspired ... Continue reading

2018 Kia Stinger Receives EyesOn Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence

2018 Kia Stinger Receives EyesOn Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- Kia Motors America's all-new 2018 Stinger fastback sedan has been honored with an EyesOn Design award for Production Car Design Excellence at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. At an event typically dominated by introductions from American auto companies, Kia ... Continue reading

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Auto Central January 8, 2016; After this past weeks onslaught of self-serving ulterior motivated Silicon Valley originated and paid for propaganda about the autonomous car at CES (Consumer Electronics Show), and the rolling stone momentum pushed along by the digital claque, including sycophants in the press (c/net,Hey ... Continue reading

2017 NAIAS China's GAC Motor Builds Future of Mobility with Revolutionary New Models

2017 NAIAS China's GAC Motor Builds Future of Mobility with Revolutionary New Models

DETROIT, Jan. 11, 2017 -- China's fastest growing auto brand GAC Motor has returned to the prestigious North America International Auto Show (NAIAS) for the third time with three new debuts including the first electric vehicle GE3, new SUV GS7 and concept car EnSpirit at the grand launch event hosted on January 9 at Co ... Continue reading

A Worth Waiting For Preview: 2018 Toyota Camry Revealed At 2017 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

A Worth Waiting For Preview: 2018 Toyota Camry Revealed At 2017 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2017 -- It almost isn't fair. Toyota Camry, the best-selling car in America for the past 15 years, is about to ruffle some feathers. ... Continue reading

Innovative 2017 Honda Ridgeline Wins "North American Truck of the Year" Award

Innovative 2017 Honda Ridgeline Wins "North American Truck of the Year" Award

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2017 -- The completely redesigned and reengineered 2017 Honda Ridgeline has been named the 2017 North American Truck of the Year (NATOTY) northamericancaroftheyear.org. ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 2-8, 2017; Drive Home II Home, Happy Car Makers and Dealers, Happy UAW, Chrysler Portal, Ford Goes Electric, 700 HP Bentley,

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 2-8, 2017; Drive Home II Home, Happy Car Makers and Dealers, Happy UAW, Chrysler Portal, Ford Goes Electric, 700 HP Bentley,

* With stronger than expected December sales, U.S. consumers bought a record number of new cars and trucks in 2016. U.S. vehicle sales totaled 17.55 million, beating the previous year's record of 17.47 million, according to Autodata Corp. That represents a 0.3 % increase over 2015’s record sales and the 7th consecuti ... Continue reading

2017 CES - Nissan's Ghosn Reveals Company's Holistic Approach To Intelligent Mobility

2017 CES - Nissan's Ghosn Reveals Company's Holistic Approach To Intelligent Mobility

During his CES keynote Nissan Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn announced several advancements as part of the Nissan Intelligent Mobility blueprint for transforming how cars are driven, powered, and integrated into wider society. Highlights included:  The launch of Nissan’ breakthrough ... Continue reading

Road America Official Carl Jensen Passes Away

Road America Official Carl Jensen Passes Away

CARL JENSEN PASSES AWAY ELKHART LAKE, Wis., January 5, 2017 - Carl Jensen, a profound racer and vintage racing event official for Road America, passed away on January 5. He was 74. ... Continue reading

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