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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Preview

2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Preview

A thrilling 2017 Formula One season concludes with Round 20 from the Yas Marina Circuit Toto Talks Abu Dhabi Featured this Week: On Your Marks… Stat Attack: Abu Dhabi and Beyond Toto Talks Abu Dhabi We head to Abu Dhabi for the final race of the 2017 season with the same hunger and fire in our stomach that we took to ... Continue reading

$100,000 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout Finalists Announced

$100,000 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout Finalists Announced

- 12th Year For the Biggest Prize in Grassroots Road Racing - IRVINE, Calif. (November 22, 2017) – Mazda has confirmed four finalists for the 12th annual Mazda Road to 24 Shootout. ... Continue reading

TimkenSteel, United Steelworkers Reach Another Tentative Agreement for New Four-Year Contract

TimkenSteel, United Steelworkers Reach Another Tentative Agreement for New Four-Year Contract

CANTON, Ohio, Nov. 22, 2017 -- TimkenSteel and the United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1123 have reached a third tentative agreement on a four-year contract. ... Continue reading

Western Gas To Present At Upcoming Jefferies Energy Conference

Western Gas To Present At Upcoming Jefferies Energy Conference

HOUSTON, Nov. 22, 2017 -- Western Gas Partners, LP and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP today announced that Benjamin Fink, President and CEO, will present at the 2017 Jefferies Energy Conference, in Houston, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 1:50 p.m. CST.  The presentation materials and a link to the webcast presenta ... Continue reading

National Limousine Association Urges President Trump to Protect the American Worker

National Limousine Association Urges President Trump to Protect the American Worker

NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Limousine Association (http://limo.org) reaches out to President Trump to protect the American worker in regards to Uber's open push for autonomous vehicles. ... Continue reading

Toronto-Born Rideshare InstaRyde set to launch December 1st

Toronto-Born Rideshare InstaRyde set to launch December 1st

Pay less & keep money local, no surge pricing, only takes 99c from each driver's ride plus incentives TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Move over UBER, there is a new rideshare in town! InstaRyde was created right here in Toronto and is set to launch in Toronto on December 1st. "We have taken the time to listen to drivers ... Continue reading

2018 Mazda CX-5 Adds Numerous Upgrades After Being on Sale Just Nine Months

2018 Mazda CX-5 Adds Numerous Upgrades After Being on Sale Just Nine Months

New cylinder-deactivation technology and more features come in each trim level November 22, 2017 The 2018 Mazda CX-5 adds features at each trim level, with a starting MSRP[1] of $24,150 New cylinder-deactivation technology improves fuel economy; Mazda is the only automaker to offer this technology on a four-cylinder en ... Continue reading

NATSO, NACS and SIGMA Commend Environmental Protection Agency for Rejecting Petition to Alter Compliance Responsibility Under the RFS

NATSO, NACS and SIGMA Commend Environmental Protection Agency for Rejecting Petition to Alter Compliance Responsibility Under the RFS

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 22, 2017; NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, along with the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA) and the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) today commended Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruit ... Continue reading

Hainan Airlines' Beijing-Chicago transoceanic passenger flight using biofuels lands successfully

Hainan Airlines' Beijing-Chicago transoceanic passenger flight using biofuels lands successfully

CHICAGO, Nov. 22, 2017 -- At 12:55 am on November 21, 2017 local time, the maiden voyage of Hainan Airlines flight HU497 successfully landed at Chicago O'Hare Airport after spending 12 hours and 40 minutes in the air. ... Continue reading

New-Car Sales To Drop 1 Percent Year-Over-Year, Record Second Highest November On Record, According To Kelley Blue Book

New-Car Sales To Drop 1 Percent Year-Over-Year, Record Second Highest November On Record, According To Kelley Blue Book

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 22, 2017 -- New-vehicle sales are expected to fall 1 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.36 million units in October 2017, resulting in an estimated 17.1 million seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), according to Kelley Blue Book. ... Continue reading

2018 Detroit Auto Show Sponsors

2018 Detroit Auto Show Sponsors

November 21, 2017 - Four first-time Premier and Official Sponsors will join returning ones to play a key role in the upcoming NAIAS. All of these top-level sponsors will have an important presence at NAIAS, supporting key industry initiatives and providing invaluable marketing and promotional support. NAIAS welcomes ne ... Continue reading

Gasoline Prices Up Over Last Two Thanksgiving Travel Days

Gasoline Prices Up Over Last Two Thanksgiving Travel Days

U.S. retail regular-grade gasoline averaged $2.57 per gallon (gal), up 41 cents/gal from the same time last year. Although gasoline prices are higher than in both 2015 and 2016, the Thanksgiving 2017 gasoline price is still the third-lowest since 2008. ... Continue reading

Tata Motors Charts Out "Connecting Aspirations" As Its New Corporate Brand Identity in Global Markets

Tata Motors Charts Out "Connecting Aspirations" As Its New Corporate Brand Identity in Global Markets

As part of the company’s transformation journey undertaken in 2016, Tata Motors commenced a comprehensive project to articulate its corporate branding. Basis a thorough analysis of the existing and the desired future state of the Company, Tata Motors has defined its new brand identity as ‘Connecting Aspirations’ ... Continue reading

The Rise & Fall of General Motors and the Subjugation of the Industrialized World

The Rise & Fall of General Motors and the Subjugation of the Industrialized World

How the perfect storm of commercial forces created the world's largest corporation, enslaved us to gasoline, and ultimately brought the car maker to its knees By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL It was once said "If it's good for General Motors, it's good for the U.S.A." Have you wondere ... Continue reading

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