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Used Car Research, "When They Were New Reviews", Recalls, Crash Ratings, Service Bulletins 1995-2021, Auto Tempest Meta Used Car Search - All The Web's Used Cars In One Super Search

Used Car Research, "When They Were New Reviews", Recalls, Crash Ratings, Service Bulletins 1995-2021, Auto Tempest Meta Used Car Search - All The Web's Used Cars In One Super Search

Used Car Super Search - Used Car Research Tools Includes All Craigslist Used Vehicles and 14 Other Major Classified Used Car Listings ... Continue reading

Recent White House Grand-Stand Reduced U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Recent White House Grand-Stand Reduced U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve

White House announced plans to make 50 million barrels of crude oil available to the market through a combination of exchanges and accelerating previously announced sales. With these sales and several other legislated drawdowns, SPR inventories could decline from 618 million barrels (as of October 1, 2021) to about 314 ... Continue reading

What’s the Real Cost To A Retailer For EV Charging?

What’s the Real Cost To A Retailer For EV Charging?

EV owners save by charging at home but lose with fast chargers—and so do the businesses that offer those fast chargers. ALEXANDRIA, Va. ... Continue reading

Kick Start Your Holiday Celebrations with a Delicious E-NOG

Kick Start Your Holiday Celebrations with a Delicious E-NOG

As we head into American Thanksgiving and the start of the Christmas holiday season, we at The Auto Channel salute our readers, viewers, friends, associates, fellow automobile enthusiasts, farmers, and ethanol producers with a delicious ethanol-inspired drink ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS - Official Weekly Summary November 29, 2021 - Volkswagen, Porsche, Honda, Toyota, Trucks, And Others

NHTSA RECALLS - Official Weekly Summary November 29, 2021 - Volkswagen, Porsche, Honda, Toyota, Trucks, And Others

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2021 Honda Ridgeline - Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Honda Ridgeline - Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Honda Ridgeline Comfortable and versatile For many years the only midsize pickup entries were the Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma. ... Continue reading

2021 Genesis G80 Road Test Review by Larry Nutson

2021 Genesis G80 Road Test Review by Larry Nutson

Ask most any person familiar with the car market to name the premium, medium to large sedan that first comes to mind and they most likely will mention a model from BMW, Mercedes, Lexus or Audi. Few would say Genesis. ... Continue reading

The Inequities Of Electric Vehicles - Updated - Tax Avoiding EV Buyers Will Be Subsidized With Cash

The Inequities Of Electric Vehicles - Updated - Tax Avoiding EV Buyers Will Be Subsidized With Cash

The race to go green is heating up. President Joe Biden signed [1] an executive order calling for half of new auto sales in the US to be electric by 2030. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap-up - November 21-27, 2021

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap-up - November 21-27, 2021

New Vehicle November 2021 Sales * New-vehicle retail sales for November 2021 are expected to decline when compared with November 2020, according to a joint forecast from J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales of new vehicles this month are expected to reach 933,700 units, a 12.6% decrease compared with November 20 ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus ES 350 F SPORT Black Line - Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Lexus ES 350 F SPORT Black Line - Review by Mark Fulmer

This version of the 2021 Lexus ES 350 includes both the dynamics of the F SPORT system and the styling of the Black Line Special Edition. It surprises none of the numerous ES owners and fans that the additions to this tried and true midsize sedan follow the Lexus equation of design, power, comfort, and technology. ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus IS - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Lexus IS - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

For 2021 the compact IS sport sedan gets a freshened exterior styling, a reimagined interior, returned driving dynamics, more advanced driver-assistance safety features and an updated infotainment system. ... Continue reading

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line - Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line - Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

With new style elements and performance features, the 2022 edition of the Tiguan is beginning to make moves on the Honda and Toyota SUV fleets. ... Continue reading