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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

2019 Toyota Avalon Revealed At 2018 Detroit Auto Show

2019 Toyota Avalon Revealed At 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Designed and Assembled in the U.S.A., Five Generations Strong New V6 and Toyota Hybrid System Powertrains Offering More Power and MPG New TNGA K Sedan Platform with Multi-Link Rear Suspension and Available Toyota-First Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS) Standard Entune 3.0 with WiFi Hotspot, Qi Wireless Charging, Toyot ... Continue reading

2018 Honda Odyssey Wins Tech Website Cabin Tech of the Year Award

2018 Honda Odyssey Wins Tech Website Cabin Tech of the Year Award

Jan 16, 2018 - DETROIT: The all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey was recognized for Cabin Tech of the Year by CNET in its 2018 Roadshow Shift Awards. The all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey redefines family-friendly utility and connectivity with innovative features such as its available second-row Magic Slide™ seats, CabinWatch™ day- ... Continue reading

2018 Detroit Auto Show: Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept Unveiled

2018 Detroit Auto Show: Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept Unveiled

Like molten metal being forged into a fine Japanese sword, the lines of the Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept have the potential to shape the future of a flagship luxury crossover for Lexus.Lexus established the luxury crossover segment two decades ago with the global debut of the RX 300 at Detroit. ... Continue reading

New Volkswagen Jetta¸but not for Europe

New Volkswagen Jetta¸but not for Europe

VW claims improved fuel efficiency, better driving dynamics, while safety and infotainment technology have been improved. ... Continue reading

Ford Doubling Plans For More Electric Vehicles and Hybrids In Future

Ford Doubling Plans For More Electric Vehicles and Hybrids In Future

​DETROIT January 16, 2018; The NACS reported that Forbes wrote that Ford Motor is planning to invest $11 billion in electrified vehicles between now and 2022 by introducing 16 battery-electric cars (EVs) and 24 hybrids or plug-in hybrids globally. The news source notes that Ford is more than doubling its previous pla ... Continue reading

Detroit Auto Show Day 1 My First Hand Observations

Detroit Auto Show Day 1 My First Hand Observations

From Michael Bernstein Senior Editor Michigan Bureau The Auto Channel Each year the eyes of the automobile world and now many of the eyes from Silicon Valley turn to the Motor City, Detroit, Michigan for the annual North American International Auto Show to see the latest and greatest models; plus the technical innovati ... Continue reading

2019 Jeep Cherokee - First Look - Specs, Prices and Details

2019 Jeep Cherokee - First Look - Specs, Prices and Details

The new 2019 Jeep® Cherokee – the most capable mid-size sport-utility vehicle (SUV) – boasts a new, authentic and more premium design, along with the addition of an all-new, advanced 2.0-liter direct-injection inline four-cylinder engine that enhances performance and fuel efficiency. ... Continue reading

GM Forecasts Strong Earnings in 2018

GM Forecasts Strong Earnings in 2018

- Projects record 2017 EPS diluted-adjusted at the high end of the previously stated range of $6.00 to $6.50- Forecasts 2018 business performance to be consistent with expected 2017 results GM forecasts its 2018 results to be largely in line with expected 2017 results, benefiting from continued strength in North Americ ... Continue reading

Iteris Unveils Comprehensive Signal Performance Measures Solution

Iteris Unveils Comprehensive Signal Performance Measures Solution

today launched Iteris SPM, a comprehensive, cloud-based automated traffic signal performance measures (SPM) solution that expands the company’s growing “intersection-as-a-service” offering. With the proliferation of high-resolution traffic data from internet-of-things (IoT) devices, as well as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi ... Continue reading

Day 2, 2018 NAIAS - Press Conferences

Day 2, 2018 NAIAS - Press Conferences

Detroit was the world stage and global reveals were the star power as the second day of Press Preview unfolded with the introduction of trucks, crossovers and coupes as well as brand-defining concepts and prototypes. The day opened with the crowning of the Honda Accord, Volvo XC60 and Lincoln Navigator as winners of th ... Continue reading

India's Intelligence Company, Intuition Systems, Forays Into Automobile Business by Forming KAT Motors

India's Intelligence Company, Intuition Systems, Forays Into Automobile Business by Forming KAT Motors

Founded in 2013, Intuition Systems is a leading and fast-growing Artificial Intelligence (AI) company in India, now spreading wings across Asia-Pacific with IVE-POS line of POS and payment products. Made in India, Intuition systems was recently named by top tech magazines as top 5 POS and Top 30 preferred tech work pla ... Continue reading

CES Auto Show 2018 - Panasonic Automotive Exhibits

CES Auto Show 2018 - Panasonic Automotive Exhibits

Panasonic has delivered its in-vehicle infotainment equipment to major global automakers for more than 65 years. ... Continue reading

All-new 2019 Ram 1500 Pick Up Introduced at 2018 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

All-new 2019 Ram 1500 Pick Up Introduced at 2018 Detroit Auto Show +VIDEO

The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 becomes the benchmark for durability, technology, efficiency and convenience with features never before offered in a pickup. Overall weight for the Ram 1500 has been reduced by 225 pounds. ... Continue reading

NAIAS 2018: Schaeffler Showcases Environmentally Friendly Drive Systems

NAIAS 2018: Schaeffler Showcases Environmentally Friendly Drive Systems

- Electrification solutions integrate Schaeffler's 48-volt system into the engine-transmission unit and axle - Hybrid innovations for the next-generation high-voltage hybrid module and electric axle - Internal combustion engine developments include the second-generation thermal management module, electric camshaft adju ... Continue reading

Abex® Brand Introduces New Brake Rotors for Commercial Vehicle Market

Abex® Brand Introduces New Brake Rotors for Commercial Vehicle Market

"Abex rotors not only offer the quality that customers expect, but also address common complaints such as unsightly corrosion of the rotors and ease of installation." ... Continue reading

2018 Detroit Auto Show: Future Of Automotive Seating Shown On Adient AI18 Concept

2018 Detroit Auto Show: Future Of Automotive Seating Shown On Adient AI18 Concept

The innovative new concept was developed based on the findings of Adient's proprietary studies of automotive customers' seating needs in 2030 and beyond. The company focused in particular on new mobility alternatives such as ride sharing in urban environments. ... Continue reading

All-New 2019 Kia Forte World Debut at North American International Auto Show

All-New 2019 Kia Forte World Debut at North American International Auto Show

At the North American International Auto Show, Kia Motors America (KMA) hosted the global debut of the all-new 2019 Forte which enters its third generation with a more sophisticated design and desirable features that transforms one of Kia’s best-selling vehicles into something more than a compact car meant for gettin ... Continue reading

World Premiere of Completely New Volkswagen Jetta at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

World Premiere of Completely New Volkswagen Jetta at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen is kicked off the automotive year 2018 with the world premiere of the new Jetta in Detroit. On the occasion of the North American International Auto Show, Volkswagen presented its seventh generation of the global best-selling model to US car drivers and the international media. ... Continue reading

SEAT to Showcase the Present and Future of the Automobile at the Mobile World Congress 2018

SEAT to Showcase the Present and Future of the Automobile at the Mobile World Congress 2018

SEAT is presenting breakthroughs in Easy Mobility, its development strategy for future mobility One of the most recent advances is the SEAT Simulator, a fully customizable experience that provides firsthand insights into how cars, users, the environment and mobility interact. ... Continue reading

WATCH LIVE From 2018 NAIAS Detroit - Jeep Press Conference +VIDEO

WATCH LIVE From 2018 NAIAS Detroit - Jeep Press Conference +VIDEO

Watch the complete live broadcast of the Jeep Press Conference from the North American International Auto Show. Jeep's presentation will feature the unveiling of the 2019 Jeep Cherokee. ... Continue reading

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