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2016 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid SEL Premium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2016 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid SEL Premium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

The Jetta Hybrid is the most fun-to-drive way to save fuel DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS If the fuel economy potential of a hybrid is appealing but you also actually like driving and have so far seen hybrids as boring transportation appliances for people who hate cars, Volkswagen has something that might be of ... Continue reading

F-1 Notes: The Summer’s Over – Back To Work Boys!

F-1 Notes: The Summer’s Over – Back To Work Boys!

Nicholas Frankl Senior Editor and Motorsports Correspondent. The drivers and teams are all back from the enforced summer break, when the teams shut off their emails and send staff packing! It’s a great way to recharge the batteries when ‘you don’t have homework’ as Alonso commented upon arriving at SPA, where t ... Continue reading

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

AUTO CENTRAL - May 14, 2016: Last year Jaguar celebrated achieving a world record with the F-Pace by driving through the worlds largest loop on the eve of the International Motor Show (IAA). Now we get to take our first look at the Jaguar F Pace S and the Jaguar F Pace Diesel. We took the new F Pace for a drive and wer ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL : Taiga M/T tires, size LT225/75R16

NHTSA RECALL : Taiga M/T tires, size LT225/75R16

NHTSA Campaign ID Number : 16T010 Synopsis : Vee Tyre and Rubber Co., Ltd (Vee) is recalling certain Taiga M/T tires, size LT225/75R16, manufactured January 8, 2015, to March 1, 2015. The sidewall of the affected tires may blister and the interliner may separate, compromising the integrity of the tires at high speeds. ... Continue reading

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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) ... Continue reading

Canine Companions Matter when Buying a Car

Canine Companions Matter when Buying a Car

ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2016 -- Autotrader is honoring National Dog Day—celebrated August 26—for the third consecutive year with "pawsome" insights on dogs and cars, as well as expert recommendations for Fido-friendly auto accessories and vehicles. Autotrader recently conducted a survey to understand the relationship bet ... Continue reading

MichBio Responds to Flawed University of Michigan Research Study on Biofuels and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

MichBio Responds to Flawed University of Michigan Research Study on Biofuels and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

ANN ARBOR, Mich.—MichBio, the biosciences industry association in Michigan, issued the following statement today regarding the release of a University of Michigan research study that claims the rising use of biofuels in the U.S. has led to a net increase in carbon dioxide emissions associated with global warming. Pro ... Continue reading

Get a Better Deal As A "Free-To-The-Dealer" Unencumbered Car Buyer

Get a Better Deal As A "Free-To-The-Dealer" Unencumbered Car Buyer

Auto Central July 25, 2016; Since the Auto Channel attracts car shoppers who care, we thought that they would like to save another $300-400 bucks on their next new car purchase. Although using a third-party new car lead aggregator like TruCar, Edmunds, KBB, Auto-by-Tel, Cars.com, AutoTrader and all of the others it is ... Continue reading

First Drive: 2016 Mini Clubman Cooper S Review by Henny Hemmes +VIDEO

First Drive: 2016 Mini Clubman Cooper S Review by Henny Hemmes +VIDEO

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor STOCKHOLM - September 2015: Never before, there has been a Mini as large as the new Clubman. Nor has there been one that would fall within the term "premium." But with the arrival of the 2016 Mini Clubman more things have changed. The new generation Clubman is based on the new 5-d ... Continue reading

Chase Launches First End-to-End Digital Car-Buying Service for Customers

Chase Launches First End-to-End Digital Car-Buying Service for Customers

Chase Auto Direct NEW YORK—Chase today announced the launch of Chase Auto Direct, a new digital offering that lets Chase customers shop for a car and secure financing through their computer or smartphone, and then close at a dealership served by Chase. This new service is now available to existing Chase customers in ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expo

2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expo

The 2016 AltCar Expo will showcase the West Coast debut of the new Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid with free ride and drives open to the public. Representatives from Kia will be on hand to answer any questions. The 11th Annual AltCar Expo, is the region's premier car show dedicated to alternative fuel vehicles and transporta ... Continue reading

Roxanne Quimby and Family Gifts $80 Million of Land and Support for New Park in Celebration of National Park Service Centennial

Roxanne Quimby and Family Gifts $80 Million of Land and Support for New Park in Celebration of National Park Service Centennial

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2016-- Today, President Obama announced the designation of Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument as America's 413th unit of the National Park System. The new national park unit was made possible through a generous donation of 87,500 acres by Roxanne Quimby and her family. The gift has been fa ... Continue reading

Princess Cruises Presents Majestic Princess

Princess Cruises Presents Majestic Princess

Designs and Key Features Unveiled For Newest Ship in the Growing Fleet SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Aug. 24, 2016 -- Princess Cruises today unveiled designs and announced key features of Majestic Princess, the newest and most luxurious ship in the global fleet. Departing April 4, Majestic Princess will sail on her inaugural ... Continue reading

Hyundai Partners with Fountain Valley Historical Society to Preserve the Courreges Ranch Tank House

Hyundai Partners with Fountain Valley Historical Society to Preserve the Courreges Ranch Tank House

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 24, 2016 -- In an effort to preserve a local landmark, Hyundai Motor America has contributed a two-for-one match, up to $25,000, to The Fountain Valley Historical Society in order to help preserve Fountain Valley's oldest building, the 118 year old Courreges Ranch Tank House. The Fountain ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 LEXUS ES 350 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 LEXUS ES 350 REVIEW

In regards to the Lexus sedan lineup, the ES 350 is the more affordable mid-sized luxury choice while still offering loads of style and convenience and a smooth ride – however, a bevy of optional packages are available to give it additional interior gloss. ... Continue reading

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