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2019 Fiat 124 Spider - On A Street Or On A Track Review By Lary Nutson

2019 Fiat 124 Spider - On A Street Or On A Track Review By Lary Nutson

2019 Fiat 124 Spider On the street and on the track By Larry Nutson Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel The folks at Fiat whetted my whistle a bit with a week’s time behind the wheel of a 124 Spider. This tied in with an invite to attend the 1-day Fiat Track Experience at Autobahn Country C ... Continue reading

Toyota to Host 2018 Classic Car Festival at Meiji Jingu Gaien Park

Toyota to Host 2018 Classic Car Festival at Meiji Jingu Gaien Park

In the final year of the Heisei era--1989-2018 in the Japanese calendar--the festival takes a look back at the era's first year with the Japanese Vintage Year 1989 exhibition - The Toyota Automobile Museum will host the 2018 Classic Car Festival at Meiji Jingu Gaien Park in Shinjuku, Tokyo, on November 17. The goal of ... Continue reading

Production Start of Ford 2019 Ranger Midsize Pickup and a New Era for a Storied American Factory

Production Start of Ford 2019 Ranger Midsize Pickup and a New Era for a Storied American Factory

Ford today invited more than 3,000 employees and a cadre of journalists from The Auto Chanel (more from them later) from its newly transformed Michigan Assembly Plant to experience the best of the all-new Ranger on an on-site, off-road course Ford has invested $850 million in Michigan Assembly to retool the plant to bu ... Continue reading

Allison Gears Up for First-Ever Chevrolet Silverado Medium-Duty Truck

Allison Gears Up for First-Ever Chevrolet Silverado Medium-Duty Truck

Chevrolet Silverado’s new 4500HD/5500HD/6500HD medium-duty trucks will be paired with the reliable Duramax diesel engine – a Allison Automatics in Chevrolet Silverado’s new 4500HD/5500HD/6500HD medium-duty trucks will be paired with the reliable Duramax diesel engine – a legendary combination that has powered n ... Continue reading

New Study Shows How 16-24-Year-Olds Drive and Accessorize Their Cars

New Study Shows How 16-24-Year-Olds Drive and Accessorize Their Cars

What percentage of youth would rather give up their phone over their car? These questions and more are answered in the new 2018 SEMA Young Accessorizers Report. The research report was developed to help automotive parts companies understand how to connect with and provide products for this emerging consumer group. ... Continue reading

Kia and Hyundai Venture Into Robotics of the Future

Kia and Hyundai Venture Into Robotics of the Future

As a key part of Hyundai Motor Group, Kia Motors is innovating with robotics technology through development of the Hyundai Vest Exoskeleton (H-VEX) wearable industrial robots. Following the Hyundai Chairless Exoskeleton (H-CEX) demonstration conducted at the Hyundai-Kia North American factory last August, the company p ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - OCTOBER 22, 2018: Chevrolet, GMC, Honda, Volvo, Volkswagen, Cadillac, BMW, Jeep, Buses, Trucks and Trailers

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - OCTOBER 22, 2018: Chevrolet, GMC, Honda, Volvo, Volkswagen, Cadillac, BMW, Jeep, Buses, Trucks and Trailers

Recalls: Chevrolet, GMC, Honda, Volvo, Volkswagen, Cadillac, BMW, Jeep, Winnebago, Kenworth, Peterbuilt; Spartan, Keystone, Newmar, Lion, Dennis Eagle, Fontaine, Nova Bus ... Continue reading

2019 Hyundai Veloster R-Spec Review - Save The Manuals

2019 Hyundai Veloster R-Spec Review - Save The Manuals

Even Standing Still, the 2019 Veloster R-Spec with its Ultra Black exterior, 18-inch black-finished alloys and dual exhaust should get some nods at Chicago's Sunday Morning Rise & Drive. ... Continue reading

The Original Cool car Research Tools From The Auto Channel (TACH - The Automotive Content Hub)-

The Original Cool car Research Tools From The Auto Channel (TACH - The Automotive Content Hub)-

The Most Copied Cool car Research Tools To Help You get Smarter About Your Next Car Purchase; Cool Tool: Perfect New Car Match Use the Perfect New Car Match tool to instantly find vehicles that match your driving needs specs, desires and budget. Cool Tool; 4Car Comparagraph; Cool Tool; 22 Years Of Expert New Car Review ... Continue reading

Built Ford Proud’: New Ad Campaign Kicks Off New Vehicles Headed to Ford Dealers +VIDEO

Built Ford Proud’: New Ad Campaign Kicks Off New Vehicles Headed to Ford Dealers +VIDEO

Ford’s new “Built Ford Proud” U.S. ad campaign launches this weekend with TV commercials throughout NCAA college football Saturday as the company prepares to replace 75 percent of its U.S. lineup in the next two years, including all-new Ford Ranger, Escape and Explorer next year and an all-electric performance SU ... Continue reading

Failed Ethanol Critic Takes Another Shot... But Misses Once Again

Failed Ethanol Critic Takes Another Shot... But Misses Once Again

The Problem for Colin A. Carter is that facts and the real world keep getting in the way By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL ... Continue reading

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS is a rough-and-tumble, no holds-barred examination of the ethanol vs. gasoline issue. ... Continue reading

Cars, SUV's and Pick-up Trucks Ranked By Front Seat Head Room - Data From The Web's Original "Perfect New Car Match"

Cars, SUV's and Pick-up Trucks Ranked By Front Seat Head Room - Data From The Web's Original "Perfect New Car Match"

Exclusive Vehicle Research - The Auto Channel's Perfect New Car Match has selected results that match user criteria. ... Continue reading

2018 Ford Focus Titanium Review By John Heilig

2018 Ford Focus Titanium Review By John Heilig

Overall, the Ford Focus is a good compact car with several attributes. Buyers choice probably depends on brand loyalty and style choice. ... Continue reading