The Auto Channel
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
Official Website of the New Car Buyer

June 2019

Select Another Month

Monday, June 10, 2019

Weekly Auto News Wrap-up +VIDEO Week Ending June 9, 2019 - Compiled By Executive Producer Larry Nutson

Weekly Auto News Wrap-up +VIDEO Week Ending June 9, 2019 - Compiled By Executive Producer Larry Nutson

Weekly Auto News Wrap-up - May Auto Sales; Changes In Emissions and MPG?; Colorado EV Love; FCA Renault Kaput; EV Registration Raised In Illinois; Buick Envision Tariff-able; Toyota Goes Chinese Accelerates Electric; RAM Recall; NYC Ice Cream Truck Meltdown; Carlisle, PA LOVES Ford; Framing John DeLorean; Ford v Ferrar ... Continue reading

The Irrelevance Of BTU Rating - Big Oil's Gimmick To Hoodwink The Public

The Irrelevance Of BTU Rating - Big Oil's Gimmick To Hoodwink The Public

By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL The majority of passenger vehicles and light trucks on the road today are powered by gasoline internal combustion engines (ICE). The selection of gasoline as the primary engine fuel was not made because gasoline was the most effective or efficient fuel ... Continue reading

Audi Recalls Tesla Killer E-Tron Electric Vehicle

Audi Recalls Tesla Killer E-Tron Electric Vehicle

New York June 10, 2019; Bloomberg reported that Audi issued a voluntary recall of approximately 540 E-Tron SUV models sold in the U.S. because of a risk that moisture can seep into the battery cell through a wiring harness glitch, spokesman Mark Dahncke said. The company isn’t aware of any fires or injuries because o ... Continue reading

Ford's Dr. Derriere Cures Road Trip Butt Blues - AAHHH Feels Good!

Ford's Dr. Derriere Cures Road Trip Butt Blues - AAHHH Feels Good!

Ford's Dr. Derriere Cures Road Trip Butt Blues with Comfortable, Stylish Front Seats in All-New Ford Explorer With more families hitting the road for vacation and the average commute time for U.S. workers growing, Ford team develops sleek new front seats for 2020 Explorer to provide drive-time relief and our ultimate i ... Continue reading

Official NHTSA Safety Recalls Summary June 10, 2019

Official NHTSA Safety Recalls Summary June 10, 2019

Recalls: Ford, RAM, Airstream, Coachman, Smeal, Spartan, Indian, Kenworth, Peterbilt, Ford, Suzuki, MCI, Supreme, Jaguar, Mazda, Chevrolet, GNC, RAM ... Continue reading

Yes, Tin Lizzie Was An Alcoholic

Yes, Tin Lizzie Was An Alcoholic

SPECIAL FEATURE - Correcting Bad Revisionist History About Ford's Multi-Fuel Model T Automobile ... Continue reading

2019 Hyundai Tucson Limited FWD Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Hyundai Tucson Limited FWD Review by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

For 2019, horsepower is up but torque is down in the new 2.4 liter version of the Tucson. Hyundai has replaced the previous 1.6 liter turbocharged engine with a non-turbo straight 4 (Theta 2.4GDI) that makes 181 hp, 5 hp more than the old turbo motor. ... Continue reading

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid ENGINE: 2.0-liter Boxer 4 TRANSMISSION: Lineartonic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 123 hp @ 5,600 rpm (148 combined horsepower)/134 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 104.9 in. ... Continue reading

Search The Auto Channel

The Auto Channel content library (since 1996) has grown to become the world’s most extensive and complete interactive archive of automotive centric news, articles, reviews and intense event coverage, presented to viewers as Text, Video and Images.

The Auto Channel Content by Topic

Vehicle manufacturers and alt fuels.