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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Auto Dealers Support White House, Congressional Decision to Scrap the BAT

Auto Dealers Support White House, Congressional Decision to Scrap the BAT

"The framework released today by Congress and the Trump administration places the tax reform train squarely back on its tracks," said AIADA President Cody Lusk. "The border adjustment tax would have driven up costs on everyday goods and put Americans out of work. Now that it's off the table, and the business community ... Continue reading

Clear Auto Bra At 39th Annual Concours d’Elegance of America at the Inn at St. John’s

Clear Auto Bra At 39th Annual Concours d’Elegance of America at the Inn at St. John’s

XPEL ULTIMATE paint protection film while conducting demonstrations of the installation process on a Hennessey Ford Raptor. ... Continue reading

A Shunpiker’s Journal New Web Site; Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s

A Shunpiker’s Journal New Web Site; Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s

And . . . this weekend is the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s where I’ll be one of the artists in the Invitational Automobile Fine Art Show. Hope you’ll all stop by and say Hello! Friday 1PM to 4Pm and Saturday 10AM to 4PM we’ll be in the “Garden Gallery” on the east side of the Inn, and that ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC THIS SATURDAY (July 27 2017) MORNING! 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC THIS SATURDAY (July 27 2017) MORNING! 7-9 AM

Auto Lab In-Studio Auto Experts Discuss: Repairs, Second Opinions, Regular Maintenance, How To's, Safety, Used and New Car Buying, Ombudsmen Suggestions ... Continue reading

Germany Ordered Porsche To Pull Cayenne SUVs Off Their Roads

Germany Ordered Porsche To Pull Cayenne SUVs Off Their Roads

The German government has evidence that 22,000 Cayennes sold in Europe with 3.0-liter diesel engines use a defeat device to cheat on emissions testing, Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt told reporters in Berlin. ... Continue reading

THE NEW ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM

THE NEW ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM

From the moment Sir Henry Royce introduced the Rolls-Royce Phantom in 1925 it was judged ‘The Best Car in the World’ by the cognoscenti. As a result it has conveyed some of the world’s most influential and powerful men and women to the most defining historical moments over the last 92 years. ... Continue reading

Ford Issues Safety Recall for Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC Vehicles

Ford Issues Safety Recall for Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC Vehicles

DEARBORN, Mich., July 26, 2017 – Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall in North America. Details are as follows: Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall for approximately 117,000 Ford F-150, E-Series, Escape and Lincoln MKC ... Continue reading

US Auto Sales July 2017 - Down Down Down

US Auto Sales July 2017 - Down Down Down

Auto Sales Expected to Take the Biggest Hit of the Year in July, Edmunds Forecasts High inventory levels could bring compelling model-year-end deals as automakers attempt to kick life into sluggish market ... Continue reading

Ford's Chariot Shuttle Service Launching in New York City Aims to Reduce Hard-to-Access Transit Deserts

Ford's Chariot Shuttle Service Launching in New York City Aims to Reduce Hard-to-Access Transit Deserts

Ford Motor Company is launching its crowd-sourced shuttle service Chariot in New York City in August, aiming to provide new mobility solutions to consumers.. ... Continue reading

Michigan-Based Startup Backed by Former Ford Execs Launches Consumer Moving Service

Michigan-Based Startup Backed by Former Ford Execs Launches Consumer Moving Service

DETROIT, July 27, 2017 -- Walkboard Technologies, LLC is launching the public beta of a consumer moving platform that makes it easy to book customizable moving services at affordable prices. With a network of transportation providers and thousands of labor contractors making services available through the platform, cus ... Continue reading

Panasonic Develops Drowsiness-Control Technology by Detecting and Predicting Driver's Level of Drowsiness

Panasonic Develops Drowsiness-Control Technology by Detecting and Predicting Driver's Level of Drowsiness

NEWARK, N.J., July 27, 2017 -- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has developed a drowsiness-control technology for detecting and predicting a person's level of drowsiness prior to driving. This technology, which can help prevent drowsy driving, detects a driver's shallow drowsiness1 at the initial state by ... Continue reading

Sono Motors is Presenting the Solar Car "Sion" in Munich for the First Time

Sono Motors is Presenting the Solar Car "Sion" in Munich for the First Time

MUNICH, July 27, 2017 -- During their release event, the startup Sono Motors presented its solar car Sion. More than 700 guests from politics, industry and the press were invited. ... Continue reading

NO NEW GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLES IN THE U.S. BY 2014...Can It Be Done?

NO NEW GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLES IN THE U.S. BY 2014...Can It Be Done?

By Marc J. Rauch, Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher The world seems to be in the midst of an energy crisis, fueled (if you’ll pardon the pun) by issues related to petroleum oil and gasoline. Among the consequences of these issues are soaring prices of other consumer products and services; limited freedom of pers ... Continue reading

Britain To Ban Oil Fuel-Powered Vehicles in 2040

Britain To Ban Oil Fuel-Powered Vehicles in 2040

New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the U.K. by 2040 to curb air pollution. ... Continue reading

Card Skimming Devices At Fuel Pumps On Rise in Florida

Card Skimming Devices At Fuel Pumps On Rise in Florida

Many retailers use the NACS WeCare Tamper-Evident Decals to reduce the risk of skimming at fuel dispensers. The tamper-evident labels are placed on dispenser door entries, ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0 Limited Review By John Heilig

Car Review: 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0 Limited Review By John Heilig

In fairness, one expects a compact car to force you to make compromises - in comfort, ride quality and performance. After all, compacts usually aren’t your first choice (Ferrari, Jaguar and Mercedes-Benz might be), but economics can dictate where you go. However, the redesigned Subaru Impreza is, well, imprezzive. So ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan Armada Review - Room For Eight +VIDEO By Larry Nutson

2017 Nissan Armada Review - Room For Eight +VIDEO By Larry Nutson

It’s Nissan’s Year of the Truck. What does that mean? In short, by the end of 2016, nearly 85% of Nissan’s truck and SUV offerings will be new. That amounts to more than 500,000 sold vehicles annually. Nissan has already introduced a new full-size crew-cab 2016 Titan XD pickup. Now Nissan is rolling out an all-ne ... Continue reading

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Phoenix Children's Hospital With $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award To Support Center For Cancer and Blood Disorders

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Phoenix Children's Hospital With $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award To Support Center For Cancer and Blood Disorders

On July 26, 2017, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® presented Phoenix Children's Hospital with a $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award. Phoenix Children's is one of 25 recipients of this year's award, which is given to pediatric oncology departments at select children's hospitals nationwide. ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan Titan, The Every-Duty Truck, Reviewed By Larry Nutson

2017 Nissan Titan, The Every-Duty Truck, Reviewed By Larry Nutson

Titan is a must-be-shopped pickup if a pickup is what you are after. 2017 Nissan Titan The Every-Duty Truck By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel (DSC-7045) For 2016 Nissan introduced the new TITAN XD full size pickup that fits in a space between the traditional heavy-duty and light-duty/ ... Continue reading

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