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IIHS Crash Tests: 20 Small SUVs Tested, Only Mazda CX-5 Earns Good Rating - See Complete Results

IIHS Crash Tests: 20 Small SUVs Tested, Only Mazda CX-5 Earns Good Rating - See Complete Results

Only one out of 20 small SUVs earns a good rating The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is introducing a new, tougher side crash test to address higher-speed crashes that continue to cause fatalities. In the first tests of 2020-21 vehicles, only one out of 20 small SUVs, the 2021 Mazda CX-5, earns a good rating. ... Continue reading

2023 Kia Sportage Official Reveal and Close-up +VIDEO

2023 Kia Sportage Official Reveal and Close-up +VIDEO

Kia’s Longest Running Nameplate Debuts with Stylish and Trail-Ready Versions, with Electrified Versions on the Horizon 2023 Sportage upstages subcompact SUV segment with larger and more capable lineup featuring the all-new X-Line and Sportage X-Pro trims, as well as forthcoming electrified versions Debuts near-luxury ... Continue reading

New Car Depreciation Least and Most - Report From ISEECARS.COM

New Car Depreciation Least and Most - Report From ISEECARS.COM

Jeep Wrangler tops the list of vehicles with the lowest depreciation, at 9.2 percent over five years, compared to 40.1 percent average Nissan LEAF depreciates the most, losing 65.1 percent of its value, amounting to a $23,666 drop in value over five years Trucks and truck-based SUVs hold their value the best, while EVs ... Continue reading

Why Gas Prices Are Rising When They Should Be Falling

Why Gas Prices Are Rising When They Should Be Falling

By Jeff Lenard NACS Online Global issues are pushing oil prices higher—and that’s affecting gas prices at your local c-store. October 22, 2021 Historically, gas prices climb in the spring for a variety of reasons that include the switchover to summer-blend fuel. ... Continue reading

EVgo to Participate in Roth Capital and NGO Sustainability Inc.’s Climate Tech Webinar

EVgo to Participate in Roth Capital and NGO Sustainability Inc.’s Climate Tech Webinar

LOS ANGELES--EVgo Inc. (“EVgo” or the “Company”), the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles (EVs) and first powered by 100% renewable electricity, today announced that Cathy Zoi, Chief Executive Officer at EVgo, will be participating in Roth Capital and NGO Sustainability Inc.’ ... Continue reading

Faraday Future to Host Community Day on November 3rd and Job Fair for Its Manufacturing Facility on November 10th at the Hanford Civic Auditorium

Faraday Future to Host Community Day on November 3rd and Job Fair for Its Manufacturing Facility on November 10th at the Hanford Civic Auditorium

LOS ANGELES--Faraday Future Intelligent Electric Inc. (“FF”) , a California-based global shared intelligent electric mobility ecosystem company, today announced its upcoming Community Day and Job Fair at the Hanford Civic Auditorium on November 3 and November 10, respectively. Participants of Community Day will get ... Continue reading

Ford Fireside Chat: Company Leaders to Discuss Results for Third-Quarter 2021, Full-Year Outlook with Wolfe Research

Ford Fireside Chat: Company Leaders to Discuss Results for Third-Quarter 2021, Full-Year Outlook with Wolfe Research

DEARBORN, Mich.--Senior leaders from Ford will discuss the company’s financial results for the third quarter, which will be released on Wednesday, Oct. 27, and outlook for the full year during a fireside chat hosted by Wolfe Research autos analyst Rod Lache on Monday, Nov. ... Continue reading

Kia America Expands Exclusive Partnership With The NBA, WNBA And NBA G League

Kia America Expands Exclusive Partnership With The NBA, WNBA And NBA G League

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 26, 2021 -- Kia America and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced the multiyear extension of their exclusive marketing partnership, tipping off the 15th season of the relationship between the league and the automaker. ... Continue reading

Navistar Celebrates 40 Years of Supplier Diversity Program

Navistar Celebrates 40 Years of Supplier Diversity Program

LISLE, Ill., Oct. 26, 2021 -- Navistar today celebrates its Supplier Diversity Program's 40th anniversary. ... Continue reading

Sunnova and ChargePoint Partner to Create EV Charging Solutions for Homeowners

Sunnova and ChargePoint Partner to Create EV Charging Solutions for Homeowners

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Sunnova customer and dealer at ChargePoint install (Photo: Business Wire) Sunnova customer and dealer at ChargePoint install (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Sunnova customer with ChargePoint charger (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Full ... Continue reading

The Paley Center for Media Presents PaleyImpact: The Role of Entertainment and Social Media in Combating Antisemitism

The Paley Center for Media Presents PaleyImpact: The Role of Entertainment and Social Media in Combating Antisemitism

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 -- The Paley Center for Media announces its new program, The Role of Entertainment and Social Media in Combating Antisemitism to explore the importance of diverse and authentic portrayals of Jewish life on TV and social media. ... Continue reading

Electric truck maker ATLIS charges to completion of one of fastest $5 million crowdfunding raises

Electric truck maker ATLIS charges to completion of one of fastest $5 million crowdfunding raises

Atlis Motor Vehicles (ATLIS) has closed a heavily oversubscribed six-week $5 million crowdfunding raise. The Regulation CF campaign was one of the fastest crowdfunding campaigns of 2021 so far, attracting 4,123 new investors. ... Continue reading

EVgo and GM Energize New EV Fast Chargers at Regency Centers in Arvada, Colorado

EVgo and GM Energize New EV Fast Chargers at Regency Centers in Arvada, Colorado

ribbon to celebrate the launch of new EVgo station. (Photo: Business Wire) Colorado state and local government officials, alongside representatives from EVgo, General Motors and Regency Centers, cut ribbon to celebrate the launch of new EVgo station. ... Continue reading

Byron Allen's Allen Media Group Acquires The Free Streaming Service HBCUGo.TV

Byron Allen's Allen Media Group Acquires The Free Streaming Service HBCUGo.TV

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 26, 2021 -- Byron Allen's Allen Media Group, LLC (AMG) has acquired HBCUGo.TV from Symonds-Evans Media, LLC. ... Continue reading

CATL and Hyundai MOBIS sign CTP technology licensing and partnership agreement

CATL and Hyundai MOBIS sign CTP technology licensing and partnership agreement

CATL shares its CTP (cell to pack) technology with MOBIS through the agreement. The agreement also includes related CTP products supply in South Korea and the global market. ... Continue reading

El Car Wash Opens Fourteenth Location.

El Car Wash Opens Fourteenth Location.

MIAMI--El Car Wash, the leading car wash company in South Florida and the Official Car Wash of the Miami Heat, continues its expansion with the opening of their eleventh location in Miami-Dade and fourteenth location in South Florida overall. The new facility, the company’s second in the Pinecrest / Palmetto Bay trad ... Continue reading

EVgo Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Results and Conference Call

EVgo Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Results and Conference Call

LOS ANGELES--EVgo Inc. (“EVgo”), the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles (EVs) and first powered by 100% renewable electricity, today announced that it will release its third quarter 2021 financial results before market open on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021. This release will be f ... Continue reading

First commercial hydrogen-electric flight between London and Rotterdam The Hague Airport expected in 2024

First commercial hydrogen-electric flight between London and Rotterdam The Hague Airport expected in 2024

Partnership between ZeroAvia, Royal Schiphol Group and Rotterdam The Hague Innovation Airport KEMBLE, United Kingdom and ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 27, 2021 -- The aviation sector is planning zero emission commercial passenger flights between Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTHA) and London with a 19-seater aircraft in ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Filters Market Report 2021: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2015-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Automotive Filters Market Report 2021: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2015-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive Filters Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global automotive filters market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020. ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Inertial Measurement Unit Sensors Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring BorgWarner, Bourns and Continental Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Automotive Inertial Measurement Unit Sensors Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring BorgWarner, Bourns and Continental Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Automotive Inertial Measurement Unit Sensors Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The publisher has been monitoring the automotive inertial measurement unit sensors market and it is poised to grow by $4.48 billion during 2021-2025, decelerating at a CAGR of o ... Continue reading

GM Financial Reports Third Quarter 2021 Operating Results

GM Financial Reports Third Quarter 2021 Operating Results

FORT WORTH, Texas--GENERAL MOTORS FINANCIAL COMPANY, INC. (“GM Financial” or the “Company”) announced net income of $822 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2021, compared to $1.2 billion for the quarter ended June 30, 2021, and $893 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2020. Net income for the n ... Continue reading

GM Reports Third-Quarter 2021 Results

GM Reports Third-Quarter 2021 Results

DETROIT, Oct. 27, 2021 -- General Motors Co. ... Continue reading

India Electric Vehicle Market Report 2021: Market is Expected to Reach $152.21 Billion by 2030, Growing at a CAGR of 94.4% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

India Electric Vehicle Market Report 2021: Market is Expected to Reach $152.21 Billion by 2030, Growing at a CAGR of 94.4% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "India Electric Vehicle Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product (BEV, PHEV), By Vehicle Type (Passenger Cars, Commercial Vehicles), and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. India's electric vehicle market size is expected to reach USD 152.2 ... Continue reading

Motorcar Parts of America to Present at Gabelli Funds 45th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium

Motorcar Parts of America to Present at Gabelli Funds 45th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium

LOS ANGELES--Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. today announced it is scheduled for a fireside chat presentation at Gabelli Funds 45th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium being held in Las Vegas on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific time. The symposium coincides with the company’s participation at the A ... Continue reading

OTC Europe Hires Power Players To Launch European Ethanol Desk As Part Of Ion Energy UK Group

OTC Europe Hires Power Players To Launch European Ethanol Desk As Part Of Ion Energy UK Group

LONDON and HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2021 -- Leading independent interdealer broker OTC Global Holdings (OTCGH) continues to strengthen its leadership position in Europe with the launch of a specialized ethanol desk as part of their Ion Energy UK group. ... Continue reading

Ryder Authorizes New Discretionary and Anti-Dilutive Programs to Repurchase Shares

Ryder Authorizes New Discretionary and Anti-Dilutive Programs to Repurchase Shares

MIAMI--Ryder System, Inc. , a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, announced that its Board of Directors has authorized two new share repurchase programs. Under the new discretionary repurchase program, Ryder management is authorized to repurchase up to 2.0 million shares of ... Continue reading

Ryder Reports Third Quarter 2021 Results

Ryder Reports Third Quarter 2021 Results

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Ryder is a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions. (Photo: Business Wire) MIAMI--Ryder System, Inc. , a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, reported results for the three months ended September 30 a ... Continue reading

Ryder to Acquire Midwest Warehouse & Distribution System

Ryder to Acquire Midwest Warehouse & Distribution System

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Ryder to acquire Midwest Warehouse & Distribution System which operates 17 multi-client and dedicated-customer warehouses, primarily in the greater Chicago area. The multi-client warehousing capability will provide a new avenue for growth for Ryder and expands the 3PL's presence in a k ... Continue reading

Worldwide Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Industry to 2030 - by Vehicle Class, Car Type and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Worldwide Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Industry to 2030 - by Vehicle Class, Car Type and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Market, Forecast, Impact of COVID-19, Industry Trends, by Vehicle Class, Growth, Opportunity Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides a detailed analysis of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle. ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus RC F Sport - Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Lexus RC F Sport - Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Lexus RC F Sport Review by Mark Fulmer Of Power, Style, and Control in a Bright Yellow Rocket With an aggressively styled body that looks like a Flare Yellow hued whale shark in devour mode, the 2021 Lexus RC F Sport rides like a thoroughbred. The carbon fiber roof, exterior accents, and interior elements add an e ... Continue reading

2021 Volkswagen Golf TSI 1.4T - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Volkswagen Golf TSI 1.4T - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

It’s time to say goodbye to an old and faithful friend. 2021 marks the end of production for the base model VW Golf. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota Venza - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Toyota Venza - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

The Venza nameplate is back in the Toyota model mix for 2021. In case you missed it, the Venza went away in 2015 after a 7-year run. ... Continue reading

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