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NISSAN XTREME COLLECTION Online Store Themed Around Its X-Trail Model

NISSAN XTREME COLLECTION Online Store Themed Around Its X-Trail Model

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Jan. 17, 2017 -- Nissan Motor Co Ltd (Headquarters: Yokohama, Japan, CEO: Carlos Ghosn) announced today the launch of "NISSAN XTREME COLLECTION", an online store themed around its X-Trail SUV Model, open for a limited period until February 28th. The store, based on the X-Trail "Tough Gear" concept, off ... Continue reading

First Drive Semi-Autonomous 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class +VIDEO

First Drive Semi-Autonomous 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class +VIDEO

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor The Auto Channel LISBON, March 2016. When the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class was unveiled at the Detroit auto show in January, there was already a lot written about its active and passive safety systems. Last summer, I joined a Mercedes-Benz tech-day where the new MB technologies were ... Continue reading

Brembo Displays Road and Race Technology at 2017 NAIAS

Brembo Displays Road and Race Technology at 2017 NAIAS

Detroit January 16, 2017; Brembo, the world leader and acknowledged innovator of brake technology, returns as a main floor exhibitor for Detroit’s North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Known for its high-performance braking systems, Brembo will highlight its products on the main floor in Cobo Center at this ... 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

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 14, 2017 7-9 AM

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 14, 2017 7-9 AM

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: January 14, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio ... Continue reading

EPA Notifies Fiat Chrysler of Clean Air Act Violations On 3.0 Diesel

EPA Notifies Fiat Chrysler of Clean Air Act Violations On 3.0 Diesel

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today issued a notice of violation to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. and FCA US LLC (collectively FCA) for alleged violations of the Clean Air Act for installing and failing to disclose engine management software in light-duty model year 2014, 2015 and 2016 Jeep Grand Cher ... Continue reading

Ford Expands North American Safety Recall for Vehicles Containing Certain Takata Airbag Inflators

Ford Expands North American Safety Recall for Vehicles Containing Certain Takata Airbag Inflators

DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 12, 2017 – As part of the planned expansion of vehicles included in the Takata inflator recalls described in National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Takata Coordinated Remedy Order, Ford is expanding its safety recall on vehicles with certain passenger frontal airbag inflators after T ... Continue reading

2018 Preview: All-New Ford GT Supercar's Digital Instrument Display Is Ford's Vision Of The Dashboard of the Future +VIDEO

2018 Preview: All-New Ford GT Supercar's Digital Instrument Display Is Ford's Vision Of The Dashboard of the Future +VIDEO

Like the glass cockpit in airplanes and race cars, the all-new Ford GT features an all-digital instrument display in the car’s dashboard that quickly and easily presents information to the driver, based on five special driving modes. Ford GT features an all-digital instrument display in the car’s dashboard that qui ... Continue reading

2017 NAIAS - The EV Charging System of Tomorrow

2017 NAIAS - The EV Charging System of Tomorrow

MIDDLETOWN, Pa.—Visitors to the first-ever AutoMobili-D at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) can get a preview of the high power charging (HPC) system at the Phoenix Contact E-Mobility booth (#24). Phoenix Contact is one of the companies leading the development of the CCS plus standard, which wi ... Continue reading

Autotrader Study Finds 48 Percent of Car Buyers Prioritize In-Vehicle Technology Over Brand or Body Style

Autotrader Study Finds 48 Percent of Car Buyers Prioritize In-Vehicle Technology Over Brand or Body Style

Jan. 8, 2017 – Nearly half of consumers — 48 percent — prioritize in-vehicle technology over brand or body style, according to the 2017 Autotrader Car Tech Impact Study. ... Continue reading

CARnet Technology : BMW i pilots augmented reality product visualiser powered by Tango, Google’s smartphone AR technology

CARnet Technology : BMW i pilots augmented reality product visualiser powered by Tango, Google’s smartphone AR technology

Munich. BMW i is the first automotive brand in the world to offer customers an interactive, 3-D augmented reality experience of their products in a pilot programme which is being rolled-out from today. ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 7, 2017 7-9 AM (Eastern)

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 7, 2017 7-9 AM (Eastern)

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday January 7, 2017 7-9 AM (Eastern) ... 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

2017 CES: Google Uconnect System Concept Powered by Android

2017 CES: Google Uconnect System Concept Powered by Android

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 2, 2017 -- Collaboration focuses on the next generation of connected car systems, using the Android open-source platform Google and FCA will showcase the seamless integration of Android with the award-winning Uconnect 8.4-inch connected system Android offers automakers user interface customiza ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 2, 2017; Porsche, Honda, Land Rover, Mercedes, Nissan, Buick, Ford, Lincoln, Sterling Truck, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 2, 2017; Porsche, Honda, Land Rover, Mercedes, Nissan, Buick, Ford, Lincoln, Sterling Truck, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 2, 2017; Porsche, Honda, Land Rover, Mercedes, Nissan, Buick, Ford, Lincoln, Sterling Truck, RV's ... Continue reading

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