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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

FORGELINE MOTORSPORTS RELEASES ZH1 MONOBLOCK WHEEL

FORGELINE MOTORSPORTS RELEASES ZH1 MONOBLOCK WHEEL

"Monoblock wheels are some of the most popular products in our line here at Forgeline," said Dave Schardt, President of Forgeline Motorsports. "The goal when designing and creating the ZH1 wheel was to bring our customers another one-of-a-kind design. We pride ourselves on superior craftsmanship, quality and performanc ... Continue reading

Automotive Marketplace Website Names 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Best of Best

Automotive Marketplace Website Names 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Best of Best

The highest honor, Best of 2018, went to the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas. ... Continue reading

Bridgestone Retail Operations Launches Contest Ahead of Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Bridgestone Retail Operations Launches Contest Ahead of Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 17, 2018 -- Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO), a subsidiary of Bridgestone Americas, today launched a new contest in advance of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 that celebrates the "clutch performances" of parents who support their young athletes. ... Continue reading

Diesels "Pickup" New Life in Detroit

Diesels "Pickup" New Life in Detroit

Clean diesel technology got a major boost at the 2018 North American International Auto Show as six auto manufacturers announced new clean diesel options for passenger cars, SUVs and light trucks. ... Continue reading

PG&E Launches New Program to Sell More Electric By Accelerating Electric Vehicle Adoption

PG&E Launches New Program to Sell More Electric By Accelerating Electric Vehicle Adoption

SAN FRANCISCO--To help accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today launched its new EV Charge Network program. Partnering with business customers and EV charging companies, PG&E will install 7,500 EV chargers at condominiums, apartment buildings and wo ... Continue reading

Third-party Classified Automotive Web Site Names Top Certified Pre-Owned Deals for January 2018

Third-party Classified Automotive Web Site Names Top Certified Pre-Owned Deals for January 2018

ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2018 -- It's officially 2018 and what better way to start the new year than to snap up some of the best incentive deals that January has to offer? While many car shoppers tend to see their purchasing options as black and white, new or used, a certified pre-owned (CPO) vehicle can be the perfect blend ... Continue reading

2018 Toyota Camry, Camry With a New Attitude Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Toyota Camry, Camry With a New Attitude Review By Larry Nutson

For 2018 the Camry had been completely redesigned. We’re now up to the eighth generation Camry that rides on an all-new platform, Toyota’s New Global Architecture. It’s longer, lower and wider. The chassis is 30-percent more rigid and there’s new suspension geometry. Light-weighting is a big part of new vehicle ... Continue reading

Lead Gen Website Editors Name 2018 Honda CR-V and Honda Clarity - Most Innovative SUV and Car of the Year

Lead Gen Website Editors Name 2018 Honda CR-V and Honda Clarity - Most Innovative SUV and Car of the Year

Jan 17, 2018 - TORRANCE, Calif. Reflecting Honda's progressive approach to design and technology, the editors at Edmunds.com named the 2018 CR-V and all-new Clarity series the Most Innovative SUV and Car of the Year, respectively, in the 2018 Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards. ... Continue reading

Canada could be one of the first with self-driving vehicles

Canada could be one of the first with self-driving vehicles

Southern Ontario has a perfect ecosystem to support research and testing A new report from KPMG International shows Canada is well down the road to being ready for a world of self-driving vehicles. ... Continue reading

Mazda Leads Manufacturer Adjusted Fuel Economy in EPA Report for Fifth Consecutive Year

Mazda Leads Manufacturer Adjusted Fuel Economy in EPA Report for Fifth Consecutive Year

Japan-Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that the Light Duty Fuel Economy Trends Report,1 released by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Jan. 12, 2018, lists the company as having the highest overall Manufacturer Adjusted Fuel Economy for the 2016 model year. ... Continue reading

INFINITI To Go Electric Beginning 2021

INFINITI To Go Electric Beginning 2021

INFINITI Motor Company will introduce new vehicles with electrified powertrains from 2021, said Nissan Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa at the Automotive News World Congress today. Customers can expect beautifully designed vehicles like the Q Inspiration concept shown in Detroit, with a whole new level of electri ... Continue reading

2018 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring Rocky Mountain Review

2018 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring Rocky Mountain Review

With so many choices available in the tightly-packed compact-to-midsize crossover market, a manufacturer really has to be good; it’s not an easy segment in which to stand out. Mazda always brings their “A” game and we had high hopes for their 2018 CX-5 crossover. And while it’s great in a number of areas, bring ... Continue reading

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