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Thursday, February 22, 2018

THIS WEEK AT EIA

THIS WEEK AT EIA

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (02/20/2018) Presents average weekly retail on-highway diesel fuel prices for the U.S., 8 regions, and the State of California and average weekly retail gasoline prices at the national and regional levels, and for selected cities and States. ... Continue reading

Genesis G70 Receives 2018 iF Design Award

Genesis G70 Receives 2018 iF Design Award

The iF Design award honors the G70 for excellence in automotive design. The G70 expands the brand’s appeal in a performance-driven direction, with sporty character lines and strong, sculpted surfacing. Its main character line, the “Parabolic Line,” carves along the side leaving constant tension across its muscula ... Continue reading

Tight oil remains the leading source of future U.S. crude oil production

Tight oil remains the leading source of future U.S. crude oil production

February 22, 2018 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Energy Outlook 2018 EIA’s recently released Annual Energy Outlook 2018 (AEO2018) Reference case projects that U.S. tight oil production will generally increase through the early 2040s, when it will surpass 8.2 million barrels per day (b/d) and a ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB TALK RADIO LIVE FROM NYC SATURDAY MORNING! 7-9 AM FEBRUARY 24, 2018

AUTO LAB TALK RADIO LIVE FROM NYC SATURDAY MORNING! 7-9 AM FEBRUARY 24, 2018

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 million people, providing listeners with honest, practical and street-smart car ... Continue reading

Monster Moto Recalls Mini Bikes Due to Fire Hazard

Monster Moto Recalls Mini Bikes Due to Fire Hazard

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2018 Monster Moto Classic 212cc mini bikes Hazard: The fuel tank venting system can leak, posing a fire hazard. ... Continue reading

Northwest drivers blame others for blocking intersections - but few admit to it themselves

Northwest drivers blame others for blocking intersections - but few admit to it themselves

SEATTLE, Feb. 22, 2018 -- It's gridlock on your commute and cars are backed up on all sides of the intersection. ... Continue reading

ROAD TRIP: Orlando Unveils Spring Break Deals and Special Events

ROAD TRIP: Orlando Unveils Spring Break Deals and Special Events

Orlando's clear blue skies and year-round sunshine invite travelers to escape frostier climates for an unforgettable Spring Break in the Theme Park Capital of the World®. Named the No.1 Spot for Spring Break by AAA, the destination's great weather, seasonal events and high-value deals are the perfect recipe for a spri ... Continue reading

2018 is Year of the Tractor at Smithsonian's National Museum of American History

2018 is Year of the Tractor at Smithsonian's National Museum of American History

WASHINTON, Feb. 22, 2018 The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will mark 2018 as the Year of the Tractor with two new displays on the past, present and future of agriculture. ... Continue reading

Automotive Edge Computing Consortium Shifts Connected Car Market into High Gear

Automotive Edge Computing Consortium Shifts Connected Car Market into High Gear

The Automotive Edge Computing Consortium (AECC) today announced it has formally launched operations as a cross-industry alliance. The AECC calls upon technology and solutions providers to join the consortium’s efforts to ensure that new technologies and standards will meet the future needs of the connected car value ... Continue reading

Iteris Announces Agreement to Distribute TAPCO Intelligent Warning Systems in Texas

Iteris Announces Agreement to Distribute TAPCO Intelligent Warning Systems in Texas

SANTA ANA, Calif.--Iteris, Inc. , the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, today announced an exclusive agreement with Traffic & Parking Control Co., Inc. (TAPCO), a manufacturer of solar, wireless and eco-friendly intelligent transportation systems products, to distribute its Intell ... Continue reading

All-New 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Arrives in the United States

All-New 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Arrives in the United States

This initial delivery represents Mitsubishi’s second all-new vehicle to arrive to the United States for the 2018 model-year. ... Continue reading

Ford Shakeup: Appoints Senior Leaders; Galhotra to Lead North America, Falotico to Head Lincoln, Marketing; McClelland to lead Ford Credit

Ford Shakeup: Appoints Senior Leaders; Galhotra to Lead North America, Falotico to Head Lincoln, Marketing; McClelland to lead Ford Credit

DEARBORN, Mich.--Ford Motor Company today announced key changes to its senior management team as it continues to strengthen its automotive business, improve the company’s operational fitness, and accelerate a strategic shift to capitalize on emerging opportunities. In announcing the leadership changes, Ford President ... Continue reading

The New PEUGEOT 508: the radical saloon!

The New PEUGEOT 508: the radical saloon!

The Geneva Motor Show will see PEUGEOT raise the bar in the D-class segment with the world reveal of its all-new 508, sporting a radical new aerodynamic design. Breaking the mold of the traditional, four door saloon silhouette this exciting new model combines a bold new low coupé design with the enhanced practicality ... Continue reading

Celebrate International Margarita Day with a YankeeRita - Made with 100% American Whiskey (Ethanol)

Celebrate International Margarita Day with a YankeeRita - Made with 100% American Whiskey (Ethanol)

Several years ago, I kicked off my speech at the annual American Coalition of Ethanol by toasting all the attendees with my margarita concoction that used Catdaddy Spiced Moonshine. ... Continue reading

New Rolls-Royce Cullinan Promises Best Seat in the House

New Rolls-Royce Cullinan Promises Best Seat in the House

GOODWOOD, England - February 22, 2018: As the arrival of Cullinan nears and final preparations are made, Rolls-Royce this week offers a glimpse into what will undoubtedly be the best seat in the house. So much more than an SUV, Crossover or Off-roader, Rolls-Royce Cullinan will be Effortless, Everywhere, delivering eff ... Continue reading

TomTom Launches New Navigation for Motorbike Riders: the TomTom RIDER 550

TomTom Launches New Navigation for Motorbike Riders: the TomTom RIDER 550

TomTom today announced a new navigation device created for motorbike riders. The TomTom RIDER 550 has several new features to make it faster, smarter and better connected. ... Continue reading

2018 Genesis G80 Sport Review

2018 Genesis G80 Sport Review

On the outside the G80 Sport has a black mesh grille and a restyled front fascia with large air inlets. ... Continue reading

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