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Stop Using Cruise Control: Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM Recall 4.8 million U.S. Vehicles For Cruise Control Problem

Stop Using Cruise Control: Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM Recall 4.8 million U.S. Vehicles For Cruise Control Problem

May 25, 2018 | Washington, DC The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) strongly encourages vehicle owners to follow a warning from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to stop using cruise control on the vehicles listed below until repaired. FCA is recalling approximat ... Continue reading

Quaker Steak & Lube® Invites Guests to ‘Round Up’ to Benefit Folds of Honor

Quaker Steak & Lube® Invites Guests to ‘Round Up’ to Benefit Folds of Honor

Quaker Steak & Lube®, is celebrating America’s most patriotic holidays with a campaign to garner donations for the Folds of Honor organization. Together with Budweiser, Quaker Steak & Lube will honor the sacrifices of fallen or disabled military service men and women by inviting restaurant guests to round-up their c ... Continue reading

Big Rig Have Lower Particulate Emissions Than Grilling a Burger

Big Rig Have Lower Particulate Emissions Than Grilling a Burger

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 24, 2018; While the arrival of summer brings vacation driving season, grilling and cookouts, it also brings concerns about summer air quality and ozone. This summer, some new information challenges conventional thinking about how different activities contribute to air pollution. ... Continue reading

Acura Recognized in Autotrader's 10-Best Luxury CPO Programs for 2018

Acura Recognized in Autotrader's 10-Best Luxury CPO Programs for 2018

TORRANCE, Calif., May 25, 2018 -- Autotrader has recognized Acura as one of its 10-Best Luxury CPO Programs for 2018. Acura's Certified Pre-Owned program was touted for its 7-year/100,000 mile coverage, its additional 1-year/12,000 mile bumper-to-bumper coverage, and for its transferability to future owners, and lack ... Continue reading

FCA Design to Host High-octane Cars and Coffee Event

FCA Design to Host High-octane Cars and Coffee Event

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 25, 2018 -- FCA Design Cars and Coffee returns on Sunday, June 3 to kick off the grassroots car show summer season, inviting all cars and automotive enthusiasts to FCA US headquarters for an informal show. The event is free of charge and all makes, models and eras are welcome. ... Continue reading

Media Advisory: Details of Ford Motor Company’s May 2018 U.S. Sales Conference Call

Media Advisory: Details of Ford Motor Company’s May 2018 U.S. Sales Conference Call

DEARBORN, Mich.--Ford Motor Company will release its May 2018 U.S. sales results at approximately 9:15 a.m. EDT Friday, June 1, 2018. At 10:00 a.m. EDT, Erich Merkle, Ford U.S. sales analyst, will host a conference call for the investment community and news media to discuss the results and related market trends. ... Continue reading

Trend Motors Volkswagen Achieves the 2017 No. 1 Volkswagen Sales Ranking in the Northeast

Trend Motors Volkswagen Achieves the 2017 No. 1 Volkswagen Sales Ranking in the Northeast

ROCKAWAY, N.J., May 25, 2018 -- Trend Motors Volkswagen recently earned the 2017 No. 1 Volkswagen Sales ranking in the Northeast. ... Continue reading

6 Water Safety Tips to Help Save a Life This Summer

6 Water Safety Tips to Help Save a Life This Summer

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 25, 2018 -- All 50 U.S. State Governors have proclaimed May as National Water Safety Month (NWSM) in recognition of the importance of implementing safer water practices during the summer months. As families converge on aquatic centers, pools, splash pads, waterparks and open bodies of water for rec ... Continue reading

It's AUTO LAB Talk Radio - LIVE from NYC This Saturday May 26, 2018 7-9 AM

It's AUTO LAB Talk Radio - LIVE from NYC This Saturday May 26, 2018 7-9 AM

Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234; Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York City based radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, ... Continue reading

New PEUGEOT 108 - What a star!

New PEUGEOT 108 - What a star!

PEUGEOT 108 has treated itself to a major Spring update: new technology, new 72 bhp engine, fresh new customised solutions all of which enable it to sparkle wherever it goes! Optimistic and optimised In the technology field, certain PEUGEOT 108 versions now enjoy Triple Play connectivity (Mirrorlink, Android Auto and A ... Continue reading

Genesis Essentia Concept Makes Concours Debut At Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este

Genesis Essentia Concept Makes Concours Debut At Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este

This weekend the Genesis Essentia Concept will make its summer 2018 concours debut at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. The car will take part in the concours parade on Saturday, May 26th as well as the celebration at Villa Erba on Sunday, May 27th. The all-electric, high-performance coupe will compete for the "Des ... Continue reading

2018 Mazda CX-9 Review - A Notch Above By Larry Nutson

2018 Mazda CX-9 Review - A Notch Above By Larry Nutson

From my view the CX-9 has an attractive overall exterior design and a very comfortable and refined as well as attractive interior. The Mazda name may not “wow” someone in social conversation as some of the luxury nameplates. However, seeing the various Mazda car and SUV models in person will usually bring out a “ ... Continue reading

2018 Ford Mustang GT; 10 Speed Automatic Review and Test Drive By Rob Eckaus

2018 Ford Mustang GT; 10 Speed Automatic Review and Test Drive By Rob Eckaus

First and foremost, the sound. The most common demonstration was the remote start and the explosion of rumbling, gurgling exhaust from the glorious naturally aspirated engine. Heard inside buildings, across parking lots, it was love at first sound pulse. Remote start just enhances the experience. How is this thing lega ... Continue reading

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