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10 Million Airbag Inflators Made By Takata For US Vehicles Recalled

10 Million Airbag Inflators Made By Takata For US Vehicles Recalled

January 8, 2020; David Shepardson reporting for Reuters said that Takata is recalling 10 million replacement air bag inflators in the United States, the largest ever auto safety recall in history, as U.S. regulators consider whether to make it even wider. The 10 million inflator recall made public Wednesday covers infl ... Continue reading

Toyota To Build Model City At Base Of Sacred Mountain

Toyota To Build Model City At Base Of Sacred Mountain

LAS VEGAS, NV, Jan, 07 2020; At CES, Toyota revealed plans to build a prototype "city" of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. ... Continue reading

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Ghosn Hits Out at Carmaker and Japan +VIDEO

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Ghosn Hits Out at Carmaker and Japan +VIDEO

BEIRUT January 7, 2020; Samia Nakhoul and Eric Knecht in Beruit, David Dolan, Linda Sieg, William Mallard and Maki Shiraki in Tokyo; reporting for Reuters said that that Carlos Ghosn, speaking publicly for the first since his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, told reporters in Beirut he had been treated “brutall ... Continue reading

CES 2020 : The Nissan Ariya Concept

CES 2020 : The Nissan Ariya Concept

LAS VEGAS – Nissan is bringing a touch of Japanese hospitality to CES 2020 with exhibits that show the brand's vision for the future of mobility, from the Ariya Concept electric crossover to a zero-emission ice cream van and a self-sinking golf ball. The Nissan Ariya Concept is making its North American debut at the ... Continue reading

Nissan’s twin-motor all-wheel-control e-4ORCE expands electric vehicle performance

Nissan’s twin-motor all-wheel-control e-4ORCE expands electric vehicle performance

Nissan is elevating the performance capability of electric vehicles with its new twin-motor all-wheel-control technology called e-4ORCE. The technology provides instant torque to all four wheels to deliver balanced, predictable power and handling on par with many premium sports cars. ... Continue reading

CES 2020: Hexagon, Hyundai and Valeo Unveil a High-Precision Vehicle Positioning System to Make Roads Safer

CES 2020: Hexagon, Hyundai and Valeo Unveil a High-Precision Vehicle Positioning System to Make Roads Safer

Hyundai, Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence Division- the leader in high-precision GPS technology, Valeo, the world number one in driving assistance systems, and a major mobile network operator will present a new technology capable of pinpointing a vehicle’s exact location while on the road. Using proprietary centi ... Continue reading

Automotive Adaptive Fog Lights Market Analysis & Trends, 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Automotive Adaptive Fog Lights Market Analysis & Trends, 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive Adaptive Fog Lights Market Size, Share, Outlook and Growth Opportunities 2019-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Automotive Adaptive Fog Lights strategic analysis research is a comprehensive market analysis of the Automotive Adaptive Fog Lights industry. ... Continue reading

CES 2020: News Recap through January 7

CES 2020: News Recap through January 7

LAS VEGAS--CES, the world’s largest gathering for the consumer technology industry, takes place January 7 – 10, 2020 in Las Vegas. Business Wire is the official news wire partner for CES. ... Continue reading

Ford Motor Company Declares Dividend for First Quarter 2020

Ford Motor Company Declares Dividend for First Quarter 2020

DEARBORN, Mich.--The board of directors of Ford Motor Company today declared a first-quarter regular dividend of 15 cents per share on the company’s outstanding Class B and common stock. The amount is identical to regular dividends paid by the company each quarter since 2016. ... Continue reading

NIU Launches the Future of Urban Electric Motorcycles - 5G Connected, Autonomous and Self-Balancing

NIU Launches the Future of Urban Electric Motorcycles - 5G Connected, Autonomous and Self-Balancing

LAS VEGAS--NIU Technologies, a global leader in smart urban mobility solutions, introduces two new electric vehicles, the RQi-GT and TQi-GT, to add to its extensive line-up at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The new RQi-GT is an urban performance electric motorcycle, allowing riders to reach the o ... Continue reading

Go In Snow Review - 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 eAWD Plug-in Hybrid By John Heilig

Go In Snow Review - 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 eAWD Plug-in Hybrid By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 Hybrid ENGINE: 2.0-liter turbocharged 4 TRANSMISSION: 8-speed Geartronic automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 310 hp @ 5,700 rpm/400 lb.-ft. WHEELBASE: 117.5 in. ... Continue reading

Strike Back at OPEC with Ethanol ... and Save Money, Too!

Strike Back at OPEC with Ethanol ... and Save Money, Too!

The petroleum oil industry is on a roller coaster ride, a roller-coaster ride that provides no safety belts for the consumers who are being taken on the ride. ... Continue reading

Gasoline vs. Ethanol - Ten Pictures That Tell The Story

Gasoline vs. Ethanol - Ten Pictures That Tell The Story

Undecided as to whether we should change over to higher ethanol-gasoline blends for use in our vehicles? Take a look at these photographs By Marc J. Rauch Exec. ... Continue reading

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