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Nissan ProPILOT Assist Technology Reduces The Hassle Of Stop-And-Go Highway Driving, Ready For U.S. Launch

Nissan ProPILOT Assist Technology Reduces The Hassle Of Stop-And-Go Highway Driving, Ready For U.S. Launch

Earlier this week, for the first time on public roads in the U.S., Nissan put media behind the wheel to experience its ProPILOT Assist technology, which will be available to customers later this year. ProPILOT Assist reduces the hassle of stop-and-go driving by helping control acceleration, braking and steering during ... Continue reading

2018 Hyundai Lineup Changes And Specs For New Models

2018 Hyundai Lineup Changes And Specs For New Models

a summary of changes to the Hyundai lineup for 2018 model year. This document will be updated regularly, creating a one-stop shop for the most up-to-date Hyundai vehicle lineup news. ... Continue reading

Traffic Jam Assist Is Your Intelligent Chauffeur In Stop-And-Go Traffic

Traffic Jam Assist Is Your Intelligent Chauffeur In Stop-And-Go Traffic

Summer is the time for holiday travel. Unfortunately this also involves heavy traffic and long traffic jams, as the typical routes of travel are often overcrowded. ... Continue reading

Express Your Individuality With the New Volvo XC40 Small SUV

Express Your Individuality With the New Volvo XC40 Small SUV

With dozens of possible exterior and interior color combinations, the choice of the individual is at the center with the new colorful Volvo XC40, Volvo Cars' first ever entry in the small premium SUV segment. The highly anticipated XC40, set to be revealed shortly, will complete Volvo's SUV line-up with a distinctive c ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 GENESIS G80 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 GENESIS G80 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 GENESIS G80 REVIEW ... Continue reading

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE BY John Heilig Senior Editor Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD ENGINE: 2.5-liter DOHC I-4 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 194 hp @ 6,300 rpm/190 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 102.5 in. ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Escape SE FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 Ford Escape SE FWD Review By John Heilig

I know Ford Escapes are popular vehicles because I see a lot of them on the road. But, in my area of the world, we also see a lot of Subarus, and overall, they aren’t that popular. But I was surprised to learn that it sits only behind the F-150 among Ford’s vehicles in popularity. ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

The Auto Lab Radio Show LIVE every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: July 22, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in sh ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Forte Earns Top Safety Pick Plus Rating From Insurance Institute For Highway Safety

2017 Kia Forte Earns Top Safety Pick Plus Rating From Insurance Institute For Highway Safety

IRVINE, Calif., July 20, 2017 --The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has awarded its best rating possible, Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+), to the 2017 Kia Forte built after March 2017 when equipped with optional front crash prevention and high intensity discharge (HID) headlights with Dynamic Bending Light. T ... Continue reading

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - Fun and Smart Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - Fun and Smart Review By Larry Nutson

Not to confuse you, but the current 5-passenger Tiguan will continue to be offered for at least a couple years. Rebadged as the Tiguan Limited, the product program for this model will be simplified in terms of features and options, and pricing will reflect a strong value position for a buyer. ... Continue reading

2017 Genesis G90 Earns Total Quality Award From Strategic Vision

2017 Genesis G90 Earns Total Quality Award From Strategic Vision

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 20, 2017 -- The 2017 Genesis G90 won a Total Quality Award as the highest quality vehicle in the luxury car segment by car buyers in Strategic Vision's annual Total Quality Impact (TQI) report based on results from its New Vehicle Experience Study (NVES). In addition, the Genesis G90 recei ... Continue reading

Range Rover Evoque wins the Total Quality Award in the 2017 Near-Luxury Utility Vehicle Segment

Range Rover Evoque wins the Total Quality Award in the 2017 Near-Luxury Utility Vehicle Segment

(MAHWAH, N.J.) - July 20, 2017 – Land Rover is pleased to announce that the Range Rover Evoque Five-Door has received the highest Total Quality score in the Near-Luxury Utility Segment, according to the 2017 Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact™ (TQI) report released today. This recognition for the luxury compact ... Continue reading

The Case Against Ethanol Opponents: They Are Simply Incorrect +VIDEO

The Case Against Ethanol Opponents: They Are Simply Incorrect +VIDEO

By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL I can't say for sure, since I haven't done a count and compared it to a calendar, but it seems to me that the American oil industry has been ramping up its attacks on ethanol and trying to gain ground by adding in more <i>high-powered</i> lapdogs to pr ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport Family Sedan Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport Family Sedan Review By Larry Nutson

Ford says Fusion customers are 48 on average, while Fusion Sport buyers are a a bit younger with an average age of 45 years. ... Continue reading

2017 Fiat 124 Spider Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Fiat 124 Spider Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Fiat 124 Spider High sun and fun factor Fiat disappeared from U.S. shores back in 1983 and made its return in 2009 with the 2-door Cinquecento, the 500. Now adding to the coupes, cabrios and small crossovers sold here by Fiat, the sporty, Italian flair of Fiat has emerged again with the new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider. T ... Continue reading