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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

BMW Group to Produce Two Additional All-New Models at Plant Spartanburg USA

BMW Group to Produce Two Additional All-New Models at Plant Spartanburg USA

The Addition of the First-Ever BMW X3M and BMW X4M High Performance Sports Activity Vehicles Brings the Number of BMW Models Built at Plant Spartanburg to Nine. • Underscores Plant Spartanburg’s Role as the Global Center of Competence for BMW X Models in its 25th Year of Production. ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles - A Legitimate Alt-Fuel Solution? Or China Controlled Tulip-like Mania?

Electric Vehicles - A Legitimate Alt-Fuel Solution? Or China Controlled Tulip-like Mania?

Electric Vehicles, growing EV hype is not only strange and unsettling but good for Big Oil and very dangerous for America. Big Power has aligned itself with Big Oil to take American eyes off of a quick, easy and very doable solution to rid the United States' of its addiction to both foreign and domestic oil based fuels ... Continue reading

The first-ever 2020 BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M

The first-ever 2020 BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M

0-60 mph in 4.1 seconds with top speed up to 174 mph. 503 hp Competition models to be available with a top speed of 177 mph. Production begins in April 2019. ... Continue reading

Hyundai Kona Named Edmunds Choice Awards Best EV

Hyundai Kona Named Edmunds Choice Awards Best EV

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 12, 2019 – Adding to its recent list of prestigious awards including North American Utility Vehicle of the Year, the Hyundai Kona Electric is the 2019 Edmunds Editors’ Choice for Best EV. ... Continue reading

2019 Edmunds Editor's Choice Awards - Honda the Winningest Brand

2019 Edmunds Editor's Choice Awards - Honda the Winningest Brand

Web site Edmunds named the 2019 Honda Accord as "Best Sedan" and the CR-V as "Best SUV" in their inaugural "2019 Editors' Choice Awards," validating the quality and strength of Honda's passenger car and light truck lineup. With wins in two of the most important categories, Honda is the winningest brand for the new Edmu ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS Week Ending February 10, 2019

NHTSA RECALLS Week Ending February 10, 2019

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2019 Kia Forte Review By Larry Nutson

2019 Kia Forte Review By Larry Nutson

For 2019 the Forte is entirely new. This next-gen Forte is longer and wider while at the same time a bit taller. Styling cues from Kia’s Stinger fastback sport sedan have found there way onto the Forte. There’s a longer hood and shorter rear deck. It gets its own version of the tiger nose grille from the Stinger al ... Continue reading

2019 Jeep Renegade Review By John Heilig

2019 Jeep Renegade Review By John Heilig

It may carry the Jeep name, but the Renegade is really a Fiat 500X and as such serves only to detract from the classic Jeep name. ... Continue reading

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback XSE Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback XSE Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

For 2019, Toyota has added the Corolla Hatchback to its short list of completely revamped products based on the new TNGA global architecture program. This moves insures that the newest addition to the Corolla family offers the latest advances in platform strength, crash safety and packaging convenience. ... Continue reading

Mitsubishi Ready to Unveil 2020 Outlander Sport Compact SUV at Geneva Motor Show +VIDEO

Mitsubishi Ready to Unveil 2020 Outlander Sport Compact SUV at Geneva Motor Show +VIDEO

Mitsubishi will globally unveil the 2020 model year Outlander Sport at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show*1 to be held March 5-17. Since its launch in 2009, the Outlander Sport has sold around 1.32 million units globally in nearly 90 countries. ... Continue reading

2019 Lexus LS 500 - Living The Life Of Luxury Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

2019 Lexus LS 500 - Living The Life Of Luxury Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

The Lexus LS was made longer, lower and wider with the 2018 re-do. It now rides on 123-inch wheelbase and stretches out at 206.1 inches in overall length. The LS covers up a good bit of real estate but on the plus side there’s plenty of room in the cabin to travel in comfort. ... Continue reading

New Car Review: 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SE by Mark Fulmer

New Car Review: 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SE by Mark Fulmer

As I see it, there are three good reasons why SUVs currently outsell sedans by an almost 2-1 margin. ... Continue reading

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