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Mercedes-Benz Accessory Collection 2017 - Drive It Wear It Live It

Mercedes-Benz Accessory Collection 2017 - Drive It Wear It Live It

Stuttgart. The new collection catalogue of Mercedes-Benz Accessories GmbH displays some 500 items on 146 pages. ... Continue reading

BMW Motorrad USA Introduces The EnduroGuard Suit +VIDEO

BMW Motorrad USA Introduces The EnduroGuard Suit +VIDEO

Professional, Waterproof Adventure Suit For Men and Women Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April 3, 2017…Touring off-road in the elements just got easier thanks to BMW Motorrad’s new EnduroGuard Suit. The EnduroGuard suit is a professional, waterproof adventure suit with a new cut, new material, new colors and new features t ... Continue reading

Ford Performance, Gurney and Foyt to join in RRDC's Celebration of Fittipaldi

Ford Performance, Gurney and Foyt to join in RRDC's Celebration of Fittipaldi

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Judy Stropus, 203-438-0501; cell 203-243-2438; jstropus@earthlink.net Ford Performance, Gurney and Foyt to join in RRDC's Celebration of Emerson Fittipaldi HILLIARD, Ohio (April 3, 2017) - Ford Performance will support the RRDC Evening with Emerson Fittipaldi Presented by Firestone on Apr ... Continue reading

Axalta Coating Systems Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

Axalta Coating Systems Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

For the third consecutive year, Axalta was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors. (Photo: Axalta) Small Preview Thumbnail ???pagination.previous??? ???pagination.next??? For the third consecutive year, Axalta was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors. ... Continue reading

BorgWarner Continues Evolution; Gains Access to Global Startups through Investment in Autotech Ventures

BorgWarner Continues Evolution; Gains Access to Global Startups through Investment in Autotech Ventures

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 3, 2017 -- BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, has taken another step in the company's evolution through a $10 million investment in Autotech Ventures. Through this new investment, BorgWarner's Chief Strategy Of ... Continue reading

Cooper Tire Continues Sponsorship of Professional Baseball Teams

Cooper Tire Continues Sponsorship of Professional Baseball Teams

FINDLAY, Ohio—For the sixth consecutive year, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company will sponsor professional baseball teams across the country. The 2017 season will include sponsorship of 10 teams – the Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros, Kansas City Royals, Los Angeles Dodgers, Minnesota Twins, New York Yanke ... Continue reading

Dilawri Group of Companies Acquires Cadillac Chevrolet Buick GMC West Island

Dilawri Group of Companies Acquires Cadillac Chevrolet Buick GMC West Island

DOLLARD-DES-ORMEAUX, QC, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Dilawri Group of Companies, Canada's largest automotive group, today announced the acquisition of Cadillac Chevrolet Buick GMC West Island, for a combined total of nine dealerships in the province of Quebec. This acquisition brings Dilawri's total franchised dealership cou ... Continue reading

FCA US Tells 'Hole' New Story at WCX 2017

FCA US Tells 'Hole' New Story at WCX 2017

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 3, 2017 -- FCA US technical paper outlines new process to determine optimal size and dimension of weight-saving "lightening holes" – while preserving vehicle durability and performance Such optimization can help reduce frame-component weight by up to five percent One of 24 technical papers ... Continue reading

Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Aston Martins and Porsches Among Coveted Exotics Starring at Barrett-Jackson

Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Aston Martins and Porsches Among Coveted Exotics Starring at Barrett-Jackson

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Group 1 Automotive Appoints Leader of U.S. Operations

Group 1 Automotive Appoints Leader of U.S. Operations

HOUSTON, April 3, 2017 -- Group 1 Automotive, Inc. , an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced the appointment of Daryl Kenningham to the new position of President, U.S. Operations effective May 1, 2017. Currently, Kenningham serves as Regional Vice President, Western Region for the Company. ... Continue reading

Innovation Increasing in the Hybrid-Electric Commercial Vehicles Market, Says Infiniti Research

Innovation Increasing in the Hybrid-Electric Commercial Vehicles Market, Says Infiniti Research

Infiniti Research helps companies identify new market opportunities. (Graphic: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail ???pagination.previous??? ???pagination.next??? Infiniti Research helps companies identify new market opportunities. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Canada's Dealer Visit Program allows corporate employees to learn lessons from the dealership floor

Mercedes-Benz Canada's Dealer Visit Program allows corporate employees to learn lessons from the dealership floor

TORONTO, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - This spring, Mercedes-Benz Canada is encouraging corporate employees to experience another side of the company's business by working in a dealership for a day alongside their retail colleagues. Fifteen Mercedes-Benz dealerships across the Greater Toronto Area will welcome personnel from H ... Continue reading

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Approves 18 New State Historical Markers

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Approves 18 New State Historical Markers

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- African American Civil Rights leader Dr. Leon H. Sullivan; the Huber Coal Breaker, which used pioneering processing and waste disposal methods; the Repasz Band, one of the oldest continuously operating community bands in the nation; and noted soprano, Inez Mecu ... Continue reading

Puerto Rico Takes Top Spots at 2017 Human Exploration Rover Challenge

Puerto Rico Takes Top Spots at 2017 Human Exploration Rover Challenge

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has announced the winners of the 2017 Human Exploration Rover Challenge, held March 31 to April 1 at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Ramon Quinones Medina High School of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, won first place in the high school divisi ... Continue reading

Seaborn Networks and Grupo Werthein to build a new submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Argentina and Brazil, with onward connectivity to the US

Seaborn Networks and Grupo Werthein to build a new submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Argentina and Brazil, with onward connectivity to the US

ARBR cable is Argentina's first independent submarine cable system BUENOS AIRES, Argentina and BOSTON, April 4, 2017 -- Seaborn Networks (Seaborn), a leading independent developer-owner-operator of submarine cable systems, and Grupo Werthein (Werthein), a preeminent Argentine investment holding company with a track re ... Continue reading

Seaborn Networks and Grupo Werthein to build a new submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Argentina and Brazil, with onward connectivity to the US

Seaborn Networks and Grupo Werthein to build a new submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Argentina and Brazil, with onward connectivity to the US

ARBR cable is Argentina's first independent submarine cable system BUENOS AIRES, Argentina and BOSTON, April 3, 2017 -- Seaborn Networks (Seaborn), a leading independent developer-owner-operator of submarine cable systems, and Grupo Werthein (Werthein), a preeminent Argentine investment holding company with a track re ... Continue reading

Upcoming Airline Quality Rating Announcement to Reveal Best U.S. Carriers

Upcoming Airline Quality Rating Announcement to Reveal Best U.S. Carriers

DAYTONA, Fla., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When it comes to four key performance factors tied to customer satisfaction, American-based airlines appear to be heading in the right direction, according to preliminary results of the Airline Quality Rating (AQR), the longest running, most comprehensive study o ... Continue reading

West Central KY Gas Prices On The Move

West Central KY Gas Prices On The Move

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Kia Canada Inc. reports 6,346 vehicles sold in March 2017

Kia Canada Inc. reports 6,346 vehicles sold in March 2017

6,346 units represents a 6.1 per cent increase over March 2016 All-new Kia Niro sells 90 units in first full month of sales Best March ever for Kia Sportage and Kia Forte MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Kia Canada Inc. reported today 6,346 total vehicles sold for the month of March, a 6.1 per cent increase versu ... Continue reading

Nissan Group Reports March 2017 and 2016 Fiscal Year Total Canadian Sales

Nissan Group Reports March 2017 and 2016 Fiscal Year Total Canadian Sales

March 2017 March 2016 % Change Nissan Group Total Sales (units) 15,815 12,601 +25.5 Nissan Division sales 14,523 11,463 +26.7 INFINITI sales 1,292 1,138 +13.5 FY2016(April 1, 2016- March 31, 2017) FY2015(April 1, 2015- March 31, 2016) % Change Total sales (Units) 137,773 133,770 +3.0 Nissan Division total sales 125,659 ... Continue reading

Subaru US Auto Sales March 2017

Subaru US Auto Sales March 2017

CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 3, 2017 -- Record March - monthly sales increase 11.3 percent over March 2016 64 consecutive months of yearly month-over-month growth Best March ever for Outback, Forester and WRX/WRX STI 37 consecutive months of more than 10,000 Outbacks sold 44 consecutive months of more than 10,000 Foresters ... Continue reading

Volvo Car Canada Ltd. Reports March Sales

Volvo Car Canada Ltd. Reports March Sales

Swedish Brand Reports Eighteenth Consecutive Month-to-Date Sales Growth RICHMOND HILL, ON, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Volvo Car Canada Ltd. reported total sales of 576 units in March 2017 compared to 570 sales in March 2016, representing an increase of 1.1%. This marks the eighteenth consecutive month-to-date sales growth. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: April 3, 2017 : Mercedes-Benz, smart, Kia, Ford, Duck, Navistar, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: April 3, 2017 : Mercedes-Benz, smart, Kia, Ford, Duck, Navistar, RV's

Washington DC April 3, 2017; The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall. ... Continue reading

AAM Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

AAM Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

DETROIT, April 3, 2017 -- American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, March 31 in Orlando, Florida.  GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM's exp ... Continue reading

CCMP Capital to Acquire Truck Hero

CCMP Capital to Acquire Truck Hero

NEW YORK & ANN ARBOR, Mich.—CCMP Capital Advisors, LP (“CCMP”) and Truck Hero (“the company”) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which affiliates of CCMP will acquire a controlling interest in Truck Hero, a leading provider of highly functional aftermarket accessories for ... Continue reading

Demers Ambulances has named Interstate Emergency Vehicles Inc. as their new dealer for Northern Illinois

Demers Ambulances has named Interstate Emergency Vehicles Inc. as their new dealer for Northern Illinois

BELOEIL, QC, April 3, 2017 - Demers Ambulances is proud to announce it has signed Interstate Emergency Vehicles Inc. as their new dealer to cover the counties north of highway 72 of the state of Illinois including metropolitan Chicago. "We are very pleased to have Interstate Emergency Vehicles join our dealer network, ... Continue reading

Gerber Collision & Glass Opens Repair Location in Georgia

Gerber Collision & Glass Opens Repair Location in Georgia

CHICAGO, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group") today announced the March 31, 2017 opening of a collision repair location in Hinesville, Georgia. Hinesville is located on the Atlantic coast about 40 miles southwest of Savannah, Georgia. ... Continue reading

Injured Veterans Join Wounded Warrior Project for Motorcycle Ride

Injured Veterans Join Wounded Warrior Project for Motorcycle Ride

SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) motorcycle event, injured veterans shared their love of the open road and experienced what is possible at social events that get them out of the house and connect them with fellow service members and their community. Ri ... Continue reading

Lexus to support The Greater Boston Food Bank in second annual Strike Out Hunger program

Lexus to support The Greater Boston Food Bank in second annual Strike Out Hunger program

BOSTON, April 3, 2017 -- For the second year in a row, Lexus is teaming up with the New England Sports Network (NESN) to launch the Strike Out Hunger program in an effort to raise awareness and funds for hunger relief across Eastern Massachusetts. Strike Out Hunger is a fundraising campaign where Lexus donates $50 to ... Continue reading

Mercury Marine's new high-pressure die casting machine is now the largest in North America

Mercury Marine's new high-pressure die casting machine is now the largest in North America

FOND DU LAC, Wis., April 3, 2017 -- Mercury Marine, the world's leading manufacturer of recreational marine engines held an event today to officially announce commissioning of the largest high-pressure die casting machine in North America.  Since 2009, Mercury Marine has now invested more than $800MM in R&D and manufa ... Continue reading

News from Western Commercial - Mercedes-Benz Econic edges out the competition in Inverclyde

News from Western Commercial - Mercedes-Benz Econic edges out the competition in Inverclyde

[cid:image001.jpg@01D2AC9D.2D425310] Date: 3 April 2017 [cid:image002.jpg@01D2AC9D.2D425310] Mercedes-Benz Econic edges out the competition in Inverclyde Five years after setting its first examples of the acclaimed, low-entry Mercedes-Benz Econic on the road, Inverclyde Council has completed its transition to a fleet i ... Continue reading

Nexteer Automotive Schedules Q1 2017 Global Investor Conference Call

Nexteer Automotive Schedules Q1 2017 Global Investor Conference Call

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 3, 2017 -- Nexteer Automotive, a global leader in intuitive motion control, today announced that Mike Richardson, Executive Board Director and President, and Bill Quigley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call for investors on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 a ... Continue reading

Research and Markets Has Announced the Launch of their Nissan Motor Co. Market Research Portal

Research and Markets Has Announced the Launch of their Nissan Motor Co. Market Research Portal

DUBLIN—The new research portal will provide visitors with the opportunity to browse a comprehensive collection of company reports on Nissan Motor Co., as well as in-depth market research and analysis of their activities in the global automotive industry. Nissan is one of the leading players in the Global Vehicle to G ... Continue reading

Risi Competizione Grand Prix at Long Beach Preview - 2017

Risi Competizione Grand Prix at Long Beach Preview - 2017

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ RISI COMPETIZIONE LONG BEACH GRAND PRIX PREVIEW - 2017 A Race Engineers' Perspective Risi Competizione Ferrari 488 GTLM No. 62: Giancarlo Fisichella (ITA) Ton ... Continue reading

Top Things Drivers are Doing That Threaten Traffic Safety

Top Things Drivers are Doing That Threaten Traffic Safety

ITASCA, Ill., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With motor vehicle deaths increasing substantially, the National Safety Council identified some of the top driver behaviors and beliefs that put all roadway users at risk and increase the likelihood of being involved in a crash. Compiled through NSC surveys conduct ... Continue reading

TotalTrax Offers Market-Leading Advanced Telematics Platform

TotalTrax Offers Market-Leading Advanced Telematics Platform

NEWPORT, Del., April 3, 2017 -- TotalTrax, Inc. — a leading manufacturer of real-time vehicle, driver and inventory tracking products — announces the continued enhancement of its advanced telematics platform with the recently launched CommandPulseRX/DX dashboard and reporting add-ons. The fleet telematics software ... Continue reading

U-Haul Provides 30 Days of Free Self-Storage to Alexandria Storm Victims

U-Haul Provides 30 Days of Free Self-Storage to Alexandria Storm Victims

ALEXANDRIA, La., April 3, 2017 -- U-Haul Company of Northern Louisiana is offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box container usage to residents who were affected by the severe storms and tornadoes that caused damage throughout Central Louisiana on Sunday. Extensive damage was done to homes and businesses across ... Continue reading

Union Pacific is Safest US Railroad Second Year in a Row

Union Pacific is Safest US Railroad Second Year in a Row

OMAHA, Neb., April 3, 2017 -- Union Pacific became the safest U.S. railroad and achieved its best annual employee safety performance in the company's 154-year history in 2016. This marks the second consecutive year Union Pacific was the top-performing railroad in employee safety. ... Continue reading

AMSOIL Launches New Synthetic Brake Fluids, Adds Brake & Parts Cleaner to Product Line

AMSOIL Launches New Synthetic Brake Fluids, Adds Brake & Parts Cleaner to Product Line

AMSOIL Launches New Synthetic Brake Fluids, Adds Brake & Parts Cleaner to Product Line AMSOIL INC. has introduced three new products to better meet the needs of modern brake system maintenance and operation. New AMSOIL DOT 3 & 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid, AMSOIL DOMINATOR® DOT 4 Synthetic Racing Brake Fluid and AMSOIL B ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz US And First Quarter Sales March 2017

Mercedes-Benz US And First Quarter Sales March 2017

ATLANTA—Mercedes-Benz today reported record first quarter year-to-date volume at 79,141 units, up 4.5% from 2016. March sales of 29,092 increased 3.3% from the same month last year. ... Continue reading

Porsche US Sales March 2017

Porsche US Sales March 2017

ATLANTA, April 3, 2017 -- Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor in the United States of Porsche 911, Boxster, and Cayman sports cars, Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and the Panamera four-door sports sedan line-up, today announced March 2017 sales of 4,479 vehicles. This represents a 3.6 percent sal ... Continue reading

Mitsubishi Motors US Auto Sales March 2017

Mitsubishi Motors US Auto Sales March 2017

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) reported March 2017 sales of 11,766 an increase of 6.2 percent over March 2016. With a strong final month, Mitsubishi’s fiscal year 2016 sales closed with over 100,000 sales for the first time since 2007. ... Continue reading

Kia Motors America March 2017 US Sales

Kia Motors America March 2017 US Sales

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2017 -- Kia Motors America today announced March sales of 49,429 units, led by the Forte family of compact cars with 10,289 units sold. The month also saw sales of the all-new Niro[1] climb to 2,704 units in the crossover's second full month of availability. ... Continue reading

BMW Group U.S. March 2017 Sales

BMW Group U.S. March 2017 Sales

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.—Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 3.3 percent in March for a total of 31,015 compared to 30,033 vehicles sold in March, 2016. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is up 1.5 percent in the U.S. on sales of 71,682 vehicles compared to 70,613 sold in the first three months of 2016. ... Continue reading

Nissan Group March 2017 U.S. Sales

Nissan Group March 2017 U.S. Sales

March 2017 March 2016 % Change Nissan Group Total sales (units) 168,832 163,559 +3.2 Nissan Division sales 150,566 149,784 +0.5 Infiniti sales* 18,266 13,775 +32.6 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced U.S. sales in March 2017 set an all-time record at 168,832 units, an increase of 3 percent over the prior ... Continue reading

Lockheed Martin to Sustain the "Engine of the Air Operations Center"

Lockheed Martin to Sustain the "Engine of the Air Operations Center"

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 3, 2017 -- The joint battle management system used by all air wings of the United States military to plan and execute air operations will be sustained by Lockheed Martin . Under a contract worth approximately $38 million, Lockheed Martin will support the Theater Battle Management Core Sy ... Continue reading

GM US Auto Sales March 2017

GM US Auto Sales March 2017

DETROIT, April 3, 2017 -- General Motors , which grew its retail sales faster than any other full-line automaker in 2016, outpaced the industry once again in March. The company also gained retail share in the first quarter of 2017. ... Continue reading

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Christens Future USS Thomas Hudner

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Christens Future USS Thomas Hudner

BATH, Maine, April 3, 2017 -- On April 1, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works christened the U.S. Navy's newest guided-missile destroyer, Thomas Hudner (DDG 116). The ship is named for Capt. Thomas Hudner Jr., who intentionally crash landed his plane in an effort to save Ensign Jesse Brown, the nation's first African-Ame ... Continue reading

Time Inc.’s TheDrive.Com Gears up with New ‘Shop’ Platform to Serve Digital-First Car Enthusiasts

Time Inc.’s TheDrive.Com Gears up with New ‘Shop’ Platform to Serve Digital-First Car Enthusiasts

NEW YORK & DETROIT—Time Inc.’s The Drive boosts its digital experience with a new state-of-the-art research and shopping resource that gives users instant access to volumes of the latest car data and connects prospective buyers with local dealers for the best offers. Developed in collaboration with Detroit Trading, ... Continue reading

Toyota March 2017 US Sales

Toyota March 2017 US Sales

PLANO, Texas, April 3, 2017 -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Inc., today reported its U.S. March 2017 sales of 215,224 units, a decrease of 2.1 percent from March 2016 on a volume basis. With the same number of selling days in March 2017 compared to March 2016, sales were down 2.1 percent on a daily selling rate (D ... Continue reading

American Honda March 2017 US Sales

American Honda March 2017 US Sales

TORRANCE, Calif., April 3, 2017 -- American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported total March sales of 137,227 Honda and Acura vehicles, a decrease of 0.7 percent over March 2016. Honda Division was up 1.8 percent on sales of 125,531 units while Honda trucks set a new March record, gaining 12.6 percent on sales of 61,97 ... Continue reading

250,000 Shoppers And 1,400 Dealers Turn To AutoGravity

250,000 Shoppers And 1,400 Dealers Turn To AutoGravity

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2017 -- AutoGravity, the FinTech pioneer transforming car shopping and finance with advanced mobile technology, today revealed that over a quarter million users – more than half of whom are millennials – have downloaded AutoGravity iOS and Android apps for car shopping and financing. AutoGr ... Continue reading

AeroVironment Expands PosiCharge ProCore™ Charger Safety Capabilities With Advanced ConnectRx™

AeroVironment Expands PosiCharge ProCore™ Charger Safety Capabilities With Advanced ConnectRx™

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All Set for The 2017 Season With Moto-tyres.co.uk

All Set for The 2017 Season With Moto-tyres.co.uk

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Ally Introduces Online Auto Finance Marketplace, Clearlane

Ally Introduces Online Auto Finance Marketplace, Clearlane

DETROIT, April 3, 2017 -- Ally, a leading digital financial services company, today introduced an online marketplace called Clearlane, that connects consumers with leading auto finance providers to finance or refinance their vehicles with ease. Clearlane's simple and straightforward process provides customers with quot ... Continue reading

Axalta Welcomes Elizabeth Lempres to Board of Directors

Axalta Welcomes Elizabeth Lempres to Board of Directors

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Bekins Northwest Acquires Crown Moving Co, Inc.

Bekins Northwest Acquires Crown Moving Co, Inc.

TACOMA, Wash., April 3, 2017 -- Bekins Northwest has acquired the name and assets of Crown Moving Co, Inc. Crown currently has 3 locations including Tukwila, Spokane, and Boise. Bekins Northwest will continue to operate the Tukwila and Boise facilities, and service the Spokane area with its existing location. ... Continue reading

Equifax, NIADA Report: Independent Auto Dealers Optimistic, Expect Improved Economic Conditions in Q2 2017

Equifax, NIADA Report: Independent Auto Dealers Optimistic, Expect Improved Economic Conditions in Q2 2017

ATLANTA, April 3, 2017 -- Equifax Inc. , a global information solutions provider, and the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) announced today that nearly two-thirds of independent auto dealers feel the economy will improve in the second quarter of 2017, marking the first time in more than a year ... Continue reading

Global $5.2 Billion Automotive Torque Converter Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2016-2021 - Research and Markets

Global $5.2 Billion Automotive Torque Converter Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2016-2021 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Torque Converter Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts(2016 - 2021)" report to their offering. The global market for torque convertor had a value of $5.2 billion by the end of 2015, and the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.45% t ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Steering Market 2017 - Forecasts and Trends 2016-2021: Key Players Include Robert Boschi, ZF Freidrichschafen, JTEKT - Research and Markets

Global Automotive Steering Market 2017 - Forecasts and Trends 2016-2021: Key Players Include Robert Boschi, ZF Freidrichschafen, JTEKT - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Steering Market - Forecasts and Trends (2016 - 2021)" report to their offering. The Automotive Steering Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.34% by the year 2020 The strong sales in the United States Automotive Market will provide a ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Turbocharger Market Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2016-2021: Borgwarner, Cummins, Garnett are Some of the Key Vendors - Research and Markets

Global Automotive Turbocharger Market Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2016-2021: Borgwarner, Cummins, Garnett are Some of the Key Vendors - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Turbocharger Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts(2016 - 2021)" report to their offering. The global automotive turbocharger market is likely to grow at a steady pace with a CAGR of 10.06% during the forecast period. ... Continue reading

Helping Submarines "See": UTC Aerospace Systems Begins Production Of First Large Vertical Array For Virginia Class Subs

Helping Submarines "See": UTC Aerospace Systems Begins Production Of First Large Vertical Array For Virginia Class Subs

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 3, 2017 -- UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. , announced today that manufacturing has begun on the first Large Vertical Array (LVA) for Virginia Class submarines at its Aerostructures Engineered Polymer Products (EPP) division in Jacksonville, Florida. The start of produ ... Continue reading

Lyft Accelerates Chicago Driver's Art Business

Lyft Accelerates Chicago Driver's Art Business

CHICAGO, April 3, 2017 -- Today, Lyft announced the brand awarded Chicago-based bronze and glass artist and Lyft driver, Brittany Krawczyk with $5,000 to help her pursue her passion for making art. The donation was made through Lyft's new initiative—Project Lyft Chicago, which solicited stories of people driving with ... Continue reading

Marine Hybrid Propulsion Market Estimated to Reach US$ 5,252.5 Mn by 2024; Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

Marine Hybrid Propulsion Market Estimated to Reach US$ 5,252.5 Mn by 2024; Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

ALBANY, New York, April 3, 2017 -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled Marine Hybrid Propulsion Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2016 - 2024. According to this report, the global revenue for marine hybrid propulsion systems stood at US$ 2,653 ... Continue reading

Penske Truck Leasing Forms Onboard Technology Consulting Group

Penske Truck Leasing Forms Onboard Technology Consulting Group

READING, Pa., April 3, 2017 -- Penske Truck Leasing today announced it has established an onboard technology consulting group within its existing operations. The group was created as a value-added service to help Penske's customers to address the proliferation of technology choices and questions fleet operators have a ... Continue reading

Subaru Renews Partnership With The National Wildlife Federation For 2017 "Subaru Loves The Earth"

Subaru Renews Partnership With The National Wildlife Federation For 2017 "Subaru Loves The Earth"

CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 3, 2017 -- Subaru of America, Inc. is once again partnering with the National Wildlife Federation to help preserve wildlife and their habitats through the automaker's environmentally-focused philanthropic platform, Subaru Loves the Earth. With wildlife declining by over 58% percent due to habi ... Continue reading

Technical Reports on Auto Parts Equities -- Meritor, Lear, Autoliv, and Westport Fuel Systems

Technical Reports on Auto Parts Equities -- Meritor, Lear, Autoliv, and Westport Fuel Systems

NEW YORK, April 3, 2017 -- Stock-Callers.com today tracks the current performances of Meritor Inc. , Lear Corp. , Autoliv Inc. , and Westport Fuel Systems Inc. . According to an article on Seeking Alpha, the Auto Parts group has increased 493% over the last ten years compared to the 72% gain for the S&P 500. However, s ... Continue reading

TrueCar Nominates John Mendel for Election to Its Board of Directors

TrueCar Nominates John Mendel for Election to Its Board of Directors

SANTA MONICA, Calif.—TrueCar, Inc. today announced that John Mendel has been nominated for election to its board of directors. Mendel will stand for election as a Class III director at TrueCar’s annual meeting of stockholders on May 18, 2017. ... Continue reading

XTI Aircraft Company Receives Key Patent from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for TriFan 600 Vertical Takeoff Airplane

XTI Aircraft Company Receives Key Patent from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for TriFan 600 Vertical Takeoff Airplane

DENVER, April 3, 2017 -- XTI Aircraft Company (XTI) announced today that it received a written Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, stating that the USPTO will issue a utility patent for the TriFan 600 vertical takeoff airplane. "This is another important milestone for the company," said Robe ... Continue reading

CarGurus To Test First TV Ad Campaign In Select Markets

CarGurus To Test First TV Ad Campaign In Select Markets

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 3, 2017 -- CarGurus, a leading car research and shopping platform, today debuted two new TV spots to kick off the company's first mass-media awareness advertising campaign. The 30-second commercials will air on network and cable television in Nashville, Austin and Denver over the next 12 weeks, ... Continue reading

Good2Go Auto Insurance® Becomes a Member of the National Safety Council as of April, 2017

Good2Go Auto Insurance® Becomes a Member of the National Safety Council as of April, 2017

ATLANTA, April 3, 2017 -- Joe DeLago, CEO of Good2Go Auto Insurance, Inc., has announced the company will be joining the National Safety Council in its mission to make roads safer. Good2Go Auto Insurance, Inc. and Good2Go Auto Insurance® is a good fit for the National Safety Council, considering its ongoing commitment ... Continue reading

Preview: 2018 Subaru Crosstrek With All-New Styling, Performance, Safety, Capability and Comfort

Preview: 2018 Subaru Crosstrek With All-New Styling, Performance, Safety, Capability and Comfort

CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 3, 2017 -- All-new design language for exterior and interior Second model to use Subaru Global Platform 2.0-liter Boxer Engine with Direct Injection Active Torque Vectoring for improved handling Available X-Mode for off-road use New Driver Assist Technology New Multimedia system adds Android Au ... Continue reading

New-Car Transaction Prices Up Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year, Down From Last Month, According To Kelley Blue Book

New-Car Transaction Prices Up Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year, Down From Last Month, According To Kelley Blue Book

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2017 -- The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the automotive industry, today reported the estimated average transaction price (ATP) for light vehicles in the United States was $34,342 in March 201 ... Continue reading

March 2017 US Auto Sales Revenue to Hit $52 Billion

March 2017 US Auto Sales Revenue to Hit $52 Billion

SANTA MONICA, Calif.—ALG, the industry benchmark for determining the future resale value of a vehicle, projects U.S. revenue from new vehicle sales will reach $52 billion for the month of March, up 2.2 percent from a year ago. Higher than average transaction prices should help automakers post a $1.1 billion gain in r ... Continue reading

Mazda US Sales March 2017

Mazda US Sales March 2017

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2017 -- Mazda North American Operations today reported March U.S. sales of 24,549 vehicles, representing an increase of 4.9 percent versus March of last year. With an equal amount of selling days in 2017 as in 2016, year-to-date sales through March are up 6.8 percent versus last year, with 69,0 ... Continue reading

Ford US Auto Sales March 2017

Ford US Auto Sales March 2017

l DEARBORN, Mich.—Ford Motor Company today reported its March, 2017 sales results. Click here or visit media.ford.com to view the news release. ... Continue reading

FCA US Reports March 2017 U.S. Sales

FCA US Reports March 2017 U.S. Sales

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 3, 2017 -- Dodge brand sales up 10 percent; four Dodge brand vehicles post sales gains Ram Truck brand sales up 6 percent; Ram pickup sales increase 6 percent year over year Jeep® Grand Cherokee sales increase 22 percent compared with same month a year ago Fiat 500 sales up 12 percent for th ... Continue reading

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