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Southwestern Christian College Named Grand Prize Winner of First Ford HBCU Drive2Greatness National Contest

Southwestern Christian College Named Grand Prize Winner of First Ford HBCU Drive2Greatness National Contest

DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 3, 2017 -- Culminating eight weeks of a nationwide competition where students, alumni and supporters of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) cast votes for their favorite school, Southwestern Christian College, located in Terrell, Texas has been named grand prize winner of the fir ... Continue reading

Boosting Cyber Security Competence: Continental Acquires Argus Cyber Security

Boosting Cyber Security Competence: Continental Acquires Argus Cyber Security

HANOVER, Germany and TEL-AVIV, Israel, Nov. 3, 2017 -- In order to further strengthen and enhance its capabilities in automotive cyber security, the technology company Continental is acquiring Argus Cyber Security (Argus), one of the global leaders in this domain. ... Continue reading

CarData Consultants Reviews the 5 Lowest States for Auto Insurance

CarData Consultants Reviews the 5 Lowest States for Auto Insurance

AMHERST, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2017 -- While insurance rates have been steadily rising across the country, states with lower premiums do still exist.  The 10 states that feature the lowest premium rates are listed below, starting with Iowa as the state holding the lowest premiums in the country. ... Continue reading

CDK Global Commits to PCG Google Analytics Specification for Automotive Dealers

CDK Global Commits to PCG Google Analytics Specification for Automotive Dealers

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.—CDK Global , a leading integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions provider, today announced that CDK websites will support the specification for Google Analytics (GA) that PCG Companies, an automotive data analytics and consultancy firm, published for automotive dealers in ... Continue reading

Discount Tire Joins As A Primary Sponsor For No. 2 Ford Fusion In 2018

Discount Tire Joins As A Primary Sponsor For No. 2 Ford Fusion In 2018

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Nov. 3, 2017 -- Team Penske and Discount Tire announced today that beginning in 2018, the world's largest independent tire and wheel retailer will build on its established and successful partnership with the motorsports team and become a primary sponsor of the No. ... Continue reading

Electric Bus Market Outlook to 2022 Reviewed in New Research Reports

Electric Bus Market Outlook to 2022 Reviewed in New Research Reports

PUNE, India, November 3, 2017 -- Electric Bus Market Global Industry report provides an exhaustive scenario of the Current market comprising of industry Trends, Share, Size and 2021 Forecast, added by DeepResearchReports to its vast research database. The report is based upon arduous data analysis carried out by indust ... Continue reading

News from Mercedes-Benz Vans - TOM Vehicle Rental trains for gains with Mercedes-Benz Vans

News from Mercedes-Benz Vans - TOM Vehicle Rental trains for gains with Mercedes-Benz Vans

[cid:image005.jpg@01D354A6.A86AEB40] Date: 3 November 2017 [cid:image006.jpg@01D354A6.A86AEB40] Hire power: TOM Vehicle Rental team members at their Mercedes-Benz Vans training event TOM Vehicle Rental trains for gains with Mercedes-Benz Vans Fast-growing TOM Vehicle Rental is aiming to provide an even higher quality o ... Continue reading

One of Axalta’s Premium Refinish Brands - Spies Hecker - Named Paint Brand of the Year 2018 in Irish Auto Trade Awards

One of Axalta’s Premium Refinish Brands - Spies Hecker - Named Paint Brand of the Year 2018 in Irish Auto Trade Awards

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail From left to right: Kellie McGrath, model; Martina Campion, Enterprise Rent-A-Car; David Dempsey, Vehicle Refinish Sales Manager Crown Paints Ireland, accepting the award on behalf of Spies Hecker; and JP Denker, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (Photo: Axalta) From left to right: Kellie McGrath, ... Continue reading

Recaro Automotive Seating Introduces the New Recaro Expert Houndstooth

Recaro Automotive Seating Introduces the New Recaro Expert Houndstooth

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 3, 2017 -- Recaro Automotive Seating today announced the limited-edition Recaro Expert Houndstooth at SEMA 2017. ... Continue reading

Women In Trucking and TranStrategy Partners Announce New Training Program

Women In Trucking and TranStrategy Partners Announce New Training Program

RIDGEFIELD, Wash.—TranStrategy Partners, Inc. (TSP), in partnership with Women In Trucking Association (WIT), announces the launch of the Professional Development Certification (PDC) program. The PDC has been developed over the last year as a tool to advance the development of WIT association members. ... Continue reading

Diesel Technology Forum Statement On The Approval Of California's Clean Air Action Plan For The Ports Of Los Angeles And Long Beach

Diesel Technology Forum Statement On The Approval Of California's Clean Air Action Plan For The Ports Of Los Angeles And Long Beach

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2017- The following is a statement from Allen Schaeffer, executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum: With yesterday's approval of the updated Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP), the leadership of the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach (POLA and POLB) took a positive step toward improving the air ... Continue reading

2017 Land Rover Discovery Td6 The Go-anywhere Disco Diesel - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Land Rover Discovery Td6 The Go-anywhere Disco Diesel - Review By Larry Nutson

The Land Rover Td6 is all about lots of torque for strong pulling power combined with low fuel consumption. The turbocharged V6 diesel is rated at 254HP and develops 443 lb-ft. of torque, much more than the gasoline V6. Mated to an eight-speed automatic and with Land Rover’s full-time four-wheel-drive there is plenty ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2017 Genesis G90 The Next Level of Luxury Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

Car Review: 2017 Genesis G90 The Next Level of Luxury Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Genesis G90 Review By Larry Nutson Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel The Eagles’ rock tune “New Kid in Town” comes to mind. However, although new, this kid is ready to fit in. ... Continue reading

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