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Monday, April 8, 2019

Car Dealers Add-On Services Emerge as Biggest Profit Generator - Duh!

Car Dealers Add-On Services Emerge as Biggest Profit Generator - Duh!

As dealers’ profit margins on new-car sales shrink, they are relying more on selling extended warranties, paint-protection plans, and other add-on services pushed by salespeople in the finance office, reports The Wall Street Journal. “Where dealers really keep their head up is boosting interest rates from the bank ... Continue reading

MB At 2019 Shanghai Auto Show

MB At 2019 Shanghai Auto Show

Stuttgart/Shanghai. April 8, 2019; At the 18th Auto Shanghai, the inventor of the automobile is presenting, in addition to the new Concept GLB, another version of the Mercedes-AMG A 35 Saloon in a world premiere. ... Continue reading

Bio-diesel Tax Credit Extension Proposed

Bio-diesel Tax Credit Extension Proposed

Fuel retailers, biodiesel producers applaud the proposal seeking a two-year extension. ... Continue reading

SEAT CNG Power Lineup (USA?)

SEAT CNG Power Lineup (USA?)

SEAT continues to spearhead the introduction of compressed natural gas (CNG) technology, giving customers the widest choice of vehicles that are cleaner, more sustainable and offer even greater efficiency.The brand’s range includes the Mii Ecofuel, Ibiza TGI, Arona TGI and Leon TGI, meaning there is a CNG-powered veh ... Continue reading

Eisai To Launch BB Sparkling Kiwi & Lemon Flavor - Brings Out Women's Beauty From Within

Eisai To Launch BB Sparkling Kiwi & Lemon Flavor - Brings Out Women's Beauty From Within

Start Your Day With a Sparkling Pop! Containing 75 Lemons Worth of Vitamin C and 50% Less Calories! TOKYO, Apr, 08 2019 ; Eisai Co., Ltd. will launch its new carbonated beverage Chocola BB Sparkling Kiwi & Lemon Flavor, classified as a Food with Nutrient Function Claims, in Japan on Tuesday, April 9. ... Continue reading

Hitachi Automotive Systems to Showcase New Technologies at Auto Shanghai 2019

Hitachi Automotive Systems to Showcase New Technologies at Auto Shanghai 2019

The 18th International Automobile Industry Exhibition, which will be held from April 16-25 in Shanghai, People's Republic of China. During this exhibition, the company will exhibit a wide range of automotive technologies and products that will support the next generation of advanced vehicles, with a focus on technologi ... Continue reading

OTTO Motors Announces Self-Driving Vehicle for Mid-Range Material Handling

OTTO Motors Announces Self-Driving Vehicle for Mid-Range Material Handling

CHICAGO--OTTO Motors, a division of Clearpath Robotics, today announced the launch of OTTO 750, the first self-driving vehicle for material handling with a payload of 750 kg. OTTO 750 is a powerful mid-range self-driving vehicle designed to move pallet-scale loads which would otherwise be manually moved by a pump truck ... Continue reading

Global 2-wheeler Fuel Tank Market Analysis & Forecast Report (2019-2024) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global 2-wheeler Fuel Tank Market Analysis & Forecast Report (2019-2024) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global 2-wheeler Fuel Tank Market (2019 - 2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The 2-wheeler fuel tank market is expected to reach a value of USD 4,030 million by 2024, at an estimated CAGR of 3.46%, during the forecast period, 2019-2024. ... Continue reading

Global Electric Transporters Market Analysis 2015-2018 and Forecast to 2027 - High Cost of Transporters has Given Rise to New Business - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Electric Transporters Market Analysis 2015-2018 and Forecast to 2027 - High Cost of Transporters has Given Rise to New Business - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Electric Transporters Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Electric Transporters Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. ... Continue reading

BMW Signs Agreement with DXC Technology to Accelerate Driverless Car Development

BMW Signs Agreement with DXC Technology to Accelerate Driverless Car Development

DXC Technology has signed an agreement to support BMW’s autonomous vehicle development via the High Performance D3 platform. DXC provides services that help deliver and simplify data analysis and algorithmic training to reduce the time and cost to develop autonomous vehicles. ... Continue reading

CASE Construction Equipment unveils methane-powered wheel loader concept – ProjectTETRA

CASE Construction Equipment unveils methane-powered wheel loader concept – ProjectTETRA

London, April, 8, 2019; CASE Construction Equipment, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V. today gave the public an insight into a sustainable, connected and technologically advanced future of construction at the Bauma trade show in Munich, Germany, with the unveiling of its methane-powered wheel loader concept – ProjectTET ... Continue reading

2019 Hyundai Kona Ultimate FWD Review by Mark Fulmer - It's E15 Approved

2019 Hyundai Kona Ultimate FWD Review by Mark Fulmer - It's E15 Approved

In a world full of labels, the Hyundai Kona gets tagged as a compact crossover SUV. That is a fairly apt description of its size and price, but only tells part of the story. ... Continue reading

2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by David Colman +Video

2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by David Colman +Video

The Mazda CX-5 is a sports car masquerading as an SUV. Let's say it's pouring again, just like it's done for three straight months now. You're facing another challenging road trip over pot holed roads in really bad weather. ... Continue reading

New Car Review: 2019 Acura MDX AWD A-Spec Review by David Colman - E15 Approved +VIDEO

New Car Review: 2019 Acura MDX AWD A-Spec Review by David Colman - E15 Approved +VIDEO

A top pick for a large family looking for all weather transport in high style. Acura expands the MDX model line with a stunning new addition for 2019: the A Spec model. Although you can buy a base model MDX for $45,500, the A Spec will set you back an extra ten grand. ... Continue reading

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