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Tire Rack strengthens support of Grassroots Motorsports with champcar title sponsorship

Tire Rack strengthens support of Grassroots Motorsports with champcar title sponsorship

TireRack.com, America’s largest independent tire tester and consumer-direct source for tires, wheels and performance accessories, today announced its expansion into the world of endurance racing with the title sponsorship of the TireRack.com ChampCar Endurance Series. Entering its 10th season with 29 events scheduled ... Continue reading

NADA End Of Day Automotive News Recap - January 17, 2019

NADA End Of Day Automotive News Recap - January 17, 2019

NADA End-of-Day Automotive News Recap •U.S. officials are debating ratcheting back tariffs on Chinese imports as a way to calm markets and give Beijing an incentive to make deeper concessions in a trade battle that has rattled global economies. Source: The Wall Street Journal •Declining auto sales could be a very g ... Continue reading

Launch of All-New Honda Talon Side-by-Side Highlights Growth, Enhanced Capabilities at Honda of South Carolina Mfg.

Launch of All-New Honda Talon Side-by-Side Highlights Growth, Enhanced Capabilities at Honda of South Carolina Mfg.

Associates at Honda of South Carolina Mfg., Inc. (HSC) today celebrated the start of mass production of the all-new Talon sport side-by-side. HSC, which marked its 20th anniversary in 2018, makes all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and is the exclusive global production source for Honda side-by-side (SxS) vehicles. ... Continue reading

AAA: Winter Crashes Account for Nearly Half of All Crashes

AAA: Winter Crashes Account for Nearly Half of All Crashes

Different seasons bring different challenges for motorists across the country, and wintertime driving can be one of the most trying times for even the most skilled motorists. According to research by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, about 46 percent of all crashes involving bad weather take place during the win ... Continue reading

AFC Energy Powers Up World’s First Hydrogen Electric Vehicle Charger

AFC Energy Powers Up World’s First Hydrogen Electric Vehicle Charger

AFC Energy (AIM:AFC), the industrial fuel cell power company, today announced the successful deployment of CH2ARGETM, the world’s first electric vehicle charger based on hydrogen fuel-cell technology. The breakthrough by the UK-based energy technology company could enable 100% clean electricity for future EV charging ... Continue reading

Iconic Red Line Synthetic Oil Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary in 2019

Iconic Red Line Synthetic Oil Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary in 2019

ICONIC RED LINE SYNTHETIC OIL CELEBRATES ITS 40th ANNIVERSARY IN 2019 BENICIA, California (January 17, 2019) – Red Line Synthetic Oil, a leading supplier of high-performance synthetic lubricants and additives, is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2019. Evolving from its roots in racing, the company now offers ... Continue reading

C.A.R. Opinion: Year of reckoning for autos in 2019

C.A.R. Opinion: Year of reckoning for autos in 2019

U.S. light vehicle sales ended 2018 on a surprisingly strong note, and the 2019 outlook is mostly positive for the industry. Most forecasters expect companies to continue to post healthy profits and for U.S. sales and production to remain high, though down a few percentage points from the levels achieved in 2016 – th ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO Saturday January 19, 2019 WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM - Helping You Enjoy Your Drive

AUTO LAB RADIO Saturday January 19, 2019 WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM - Helping You Enjoy Your Drive

Car Question or Concern? Automotive Career Opportunity, Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 To Speak With An Auto Lab Expert ... Continue reading

Chinese health care company to buy 51% stake in Swedish EV maker NEVS

Chinese health care company to buy 51% stake in Swedish EV maker NEVS

Automotive News China | 2019/1/18 Chinese health care services provider Evergrande Health Industry Group agreed to acquire 51 percent interest in Swedish electric vehicle maker National Electric Vehicle Sweden. The $930 million (6.3 billion yuan) deal, signed Tuesday, will be closed at the end of January, Evergrande He ... Continue reading

Who Is Buying EVs in China? - Not Retail Customers

Who Is Buying EVs in China? - Not Retail Customers

Sales of electrified vehicles have been surging in China for years. But until recently, it remained unknown who was buying many of the vehicles. ... Continue reading

SDK Group Develops Ultralight Laminate-type Radiator for EV Battery Modules

SDK Group Develops Ultralight Laminate-type Radiator for EV Battery Modules

TOKYO, Jan, 15 2019; Showa Denko K.K. and its subsidiary Showa Denko Packaging Co., Ltd. (SPA) have cooperatively developed next-generation laminate-type heat radiator designed for application to lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) for use in electric vehicles (EVs) whose market is rapidly expanding. ... Continue reading

2019 NAIAS - THE BIGINNING OF THE END?!?

2019 NAIAS - THE BIGINNING OF THE END?!?

It’s hard to believe but this will be my 24th Detroit Auto show, aka The North American International Auto show. When it was re-branded and re-positioned it grew in size and stature and was the Mt. ... Continue reading

Continental Technology Powers Jeep® Wrangler’s New eTorque Mild-Hybrid System

Continental Technology Powers Jeep® Wrangler’s New eTorque Mild-Hybrid System

Continental's industry-first, liquid-cooled 48-volt Eco Drive delivers eTorque, contributing to the Wrangler's legendary performance, while simultaneously improving fuel efficiency.LLC eTorque mild-hybrid technology to the all-new Jeep® Wrangler. ... Continue reading

China Automotive : Which Way Next?

China Automotive : Which Way Next?

China’s Light Vehicle market finished 2018 in negative territory, with a decline of 3% on the previous year. This disappointing result was the first year-on-year decline this century for the world’s largest vehicle market. ... Continue reading

News: REV Group Named Title Sponsor for NTT IndyCar Series Event at Road America

News: REV Group Named Title Sponsor for NTT IndyCar Series Event at Road America

REV Group a Milwaukee-based manufacturer of industry-leading specialty vehicle brands and provider of parts and services, has signed on to be the title sponsor of the June 20-23, NTT IndyCar Series event at Road America, the race on June 23 will be known as the REV Group Grand Prix and will be televised on NBC beginnin ... Continue reading

2019 Lexus LS 500h Review by Mark Fulmer

2019 Lexus LS 500h Review by Mark Fulmer

Lexus LS 500h with Executive Package by Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel This year the Lexus brand has its 30th birthday, and its LS flagship is all dressed up and ready to celebrate. The traditional conservative design has been remade into a slinky, eye-catching and bold inside and out. ... Continue reading

2019 Lexus ES Review, Intersect with Luxury By Larry Nutson

2019 Lexus ES Review, Intersect with Luxury By Larry Nutson

2019 Lexus ES Review; 2019 New car Review, the ES is Lexus’ highest volume sedan and third biggest volume seller behind the RX and NX crossover SUVs. And now for 2019 the seventh generation Lexus ES midsize sedan has arrived. ... Continue reading

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS is a rough-and-tumble, no holds-barred examination of the ethanol vs. gasoline issue. ... Continue reading

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