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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

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

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 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

NHTSA RECALLS WEEKLY INDEX - January 9, 2017

NHTSA RECALLS WEEKLY INDEX - January 9, 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 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

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

THE DRIVE HOME II Another Intrepid Journey in Vintage Detroit Iron By Steve Purdy Potos by William Hall and Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Why do you suppose this courageous group of vintage car enthusiasts would liberate 3 old cars from a west coast museum and drive them thousands of miles in often-treac ... 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

American Drivers Surpass 500 Million Miles Powered By E15

American Drivers Surpass 500 Million Miles Powered By E15

WASHINGTON, DC January 4, 2017; Growth Energy announced that the most tested fuel in history, E15, has reached a remarkable milestone. Based on sales and consumption data reported over the past 12 months by major gasoline retailers, drivers across the United States have more than 500 million miles driven on E15, highli ... 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

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - December 26 - Jan 1, 2017; CES, Recalls, Awards, Ford, VW, and Honda

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - December 26 - Jan 1, 2017; CES, Recalls, Awards, Ford, VW, and Honda

* Happy New Year and here's wishing you a great 2017! The week between Christmas and New Years Day is usually a slow news week in the auto industry since all the auto makers are closed. However, there's' still some news. ... Continue reading

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday December 31, 2016 7-9 AM (Eastern)

Auto Lab Radio Talk - LIVE From NYC Saturday December 31, 2016 7-9 AM (Eastern)

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 Broadcast Date: December 31, 2016 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show h ... Continue reading

Honda Canada Has Voluntarily Recalled 52,710 2011-2016 Odyssey Minivans

Honda Canada Has Voluntarily Recalled 52,710 2011-2016 Odyssey Minivans

Dec. 30, 2016 Honda Canada has voluntarily recalled 52,710 Odyssey minivans from the 2011-2016 model years to install additional springs and brackets onto the slide mechanism for the outer second row seats, free of charge. ... Continue reading

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