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Monday, July 24, 2017

Grab The Car Keys Before A Drunk Gets On The Road

Grab The Car Keys Before A Drunk Gets On The Road

By Maureen McDonald Senior Editor Michigan Bureau The Auto Channel An impaired driver recently zoomed out of a downtown Detroit casino and barreled onto the Bagley ramp to U.S. 10 going the wrong way. He forced two cars off the road and zoomed onto the expressway before a Michigan State Trooper. ... Continue reading

New 460 HP 10 Speed AT 2018 Ford Mustang GT 0-60 <4 Seconds +VIDEO

New 460 HP 10 Speed AT 2018 Ford Mustang GT 0-60 <4 Seconds +VIDEO

The car’s 5.0-liter V8 now features dual-fuel, high-pressure direct injection and low-pressure port fuel injection technology for increased power and efficiency. The engine’s 460 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque represent improvements over the current model’s 435 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. The result is an en ... Continue reading

Intel: The Road To Driverless Future Runs Straight Through the City

Intel: The Road To Driverless Future Runs Straight Through the City

I get to visit many metropolises for my job – Munich, Detroit, San Francisco, Tel Aviv – and I absolutely love the hum of the big city. ... Continue reading

"Totally Tell Not Sell" Amazing Single Auto Brand New Model Year Research Sites

"Totally Tell Not Sell" Amazing Single Auto Brand New Model Year Research Sites

mobile friendly, new car research,: Totally Acura; Totally Audi; Totally Bentley; Totally BMW; Totally Buick; Totally Cadillac; Totally Chevrolet; Totally Chrysler; Totally Dodge; Totally Fiat; Totally Ford; Totally GMC; Totally Honda; Totally Hyundai; Totally Infiniti; Totally Jaguar; Totally Jeep; Totally Kia; Totall ... Continue reading

2017 Mazda Miata MX-5 RF - Fun Car Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Mazda Miata MX-5 RF - Fun Car Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

I began calling it the “transformer.” The MX-5 RF transformed from closed coupe to open-air convertible in just a few heartbeats. Actually more than a few, but it was just 13 seconds worth. ... Continue reading

FCA US Extends Officer Protection Package to 2018 Dodge Charger Pursuit

FCA US Extends Officer Protection Package to 2018 Dodge Charger Pursuit

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 24, 2017 -- Officer Protection Package designed to prevent ambush of officers from the rear when parked and working in their vehicle This safety technology first offered on the 2017 Dodge Charger Pursuit Enhancements made to package's capabilities for 2018 model year FCA US LLC has enhanced th ... Continue reading

2018 Honda Ridgeline: Love Talk and Specs

2018 Honda Ridgeline: Love Talk and Specs

For the new model year, Ridgeline's trims have been streamlined from 12 to nine, including all-wheel drive and two-wheel drive variants, to better suit the needs of midsize truck buyers and providing a more compelling value. The 2018 model comes with two additional exterior color choices for the Sport trim, with White ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner ... Continue reading

Open Letter Reply to Fool's Gold Criticism of Ethanol

Open Letter Reply to Fool's Gold Criticism of Ethanol

I had the opportunity to read your anti-ethanol article that was published yesterday titled "U.S. SMASHES RECORD: Highest Production Of Lowest Quality Fuel In The World." It really made me laugh, for two reasons.... no, make that three reasons. ... Continue reading

Filling up with Premium Fuel Electrons, PG&E and the Next Generation of Energy and Vehicles - Chevrolet Bolt Review by Jon Rosner

Filling up with Premium Fuel Electrons, PG&E and the Next Generation of Energy and Vehicles - Chevrolet Bolt Review by Jon Rosner

The first electric car fleets poured onto the streets of London in 1897 and because of their ease of use they grew in popularity with just under 34,000 vehicles registered for street use in 1912. But with the improvement in roads, the discovery of vast amounts of oil and hydrocarbon fuels - combined with American wande ... Continue reading

2018 KIA NIRO Review By Steve Purdy

2018 KIA NIRO Review By Steve Purdy

The new 2018 Kia Niro has much to admire and should be on your shopping list. 2018 KIA NIRO The Newest Little Hybrid Review by Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Looking for a really small, efficient crossover? Well, here’s a brand new one just out of the box – the 2017 Kia Niro, a hybrid subcompact, fron ... Continue reading

Why G-Vectoring In The Mazda CX-5 Is So Cool - Review by Jon Rosner

Why G-Vectoring In The Mazda CX-5 Is So Cool - Review by Jon Rosner

Every year the Members of Western Automotive Journalists make the pilgrimage down to Monterey to drive over designated backroads and at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The idea, and the ideal, is that we drive back-to-back-to-back in competitive vehicles to get a real world sense of the subtle and less than subtle differenc ... Continue reading

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