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Is It Still Wrongful Death If The Car Is Driving Itself?

Is It Still Wrongful Death If The Car Is Driving Itself?

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2022 Mercedes S-Class PHEV Preview (Official)

2022 Mercedes S-Class PHEV Preview (Official)

The plug-in hybrid is available to order in both short and long wheelbase versions, with price starting at 123,736 euros[2]. The range of engines has just recently been enhanced by the addition of the mild hybrid S 580 4MATIC (combined fuel consumption: 10.6-10.0 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 242-228 g/km)[3]. This ... Continue reading

10 Million Never Looked So Good!

10 Million Never Looked So Good!

Toyota Kentucky Celebrates Camry Milestone GEORGETOWN, Ky. (July 21, 2021) – Age really is just a number at Toyota’s first wholly-owned vehicle plant in North America. ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

The EV facts in this editorial provide evidence that Electric Vehicles were never, are not now, nor will they become a meaningful alternative to replace the nearly 300 million gasoline drinking vehicles on America's roads within the next 200 years, thus keeping America beholden to OPEC and the Big Oil mafia while China ... Continue reading

Fuel Additives Market worth $7.1 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Fuel Additives Market worth $7.1 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

CHICAGO, July 21, 2021 -- According to the new market research report "Fuel Additives Market by Type (Deposit Control, Cetane Improvers, Lubricity Improvers, Cold Flow Improvers, Stability Improvers, Octane Improvers, Corrosion Inhibitors), Application (Diesel, Gasoline, Aviation Fuel) - Global Forecast to 2026", publi ... Continue reading

Harley-Davidson Launches H-D1™ Marketplace

Harley-Davidson Launches H-D1™ Marketplace

MILWAUKEE, July 21, 2021 -- Today we are launching H-D1™ Marketplace on H-D.com. H-D1 Marketplace will provide consumers with the most comprehensive opportunity to search, experience, sell and purchase pre-owned Harley-Davidson motorcycles across North America. ... Continue reading

Nexar now 'sees' 130 million road miles per month to train autonomous vehicles for the most extreme driving situations

Nexar now 'sees' 130 million road miles per month to train autonomous vehicles for the most extreme driving situations

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 21, 2021 -- Nexar, makers of the popular Nexar dash cams and provider of crowd-sourced street-level visual data, announced today it has reached a new monthly coverage milestone, capturing 130 million miles of driving per month, reflecting 30% growth over the past six months. The data adds to Nex ... Continue reading

Single-Engine Denali Aircraft Joins the Legendary Beechcraft Turboprop Family as Program Progresses Toward First Flight

Single-Engine Denali Aircraft Joins the Legendary Beechcraft Turboprop Family as Program Progresses Toward First Flight

The single-engine Denali is a perfect complement to this legendary family of Beechcraft products, which are renowned for their versatility and reliability. (Photo: Business Wire) The single-engine Denali is a perfect complement to this legendary family of Beechcraft products, which are renowned for their versatility an ... Continue reading

2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line Review by Mark Fulmer

To make a solid sedan into a sporty sedan the process begins with the engine. Remove the 1.6-liter powerplant and put in a 2.5-liter inline-4 turbocharged gas engine. And voila, you now have gained 100 horsepower and 116 lb-ft in torque. Then put that power into an N-tuned 8-speed wet dual clutch transmission. And don' ... Continue reading

EV Motoring Scorecard

EV Motoring Scorecard

In the second quarter, total new-vehicle sales jumped by 49.5%, growing notably from the small base of Q2 2020 Pandemic Edition, but electrified vehicle growth was 201.1%, reaching beyond 375,000 combined EVs and hybrids. As we’ve said before, that’s a lot of batteries. <img loading= ... Continue reading

10 Millionth Camry rolls off line

10 Millionth Camry rolls off line

Below is a release highlighting the 10-millionth Camry produced at the Toyota plant in Georgetown, Ky. - Toyota's largest plant worldwide. ... Continue reading

ABI Research analyst comment: Lyft and HERE partnership

ABI Research analyst comment: Lyft and HERE partnership

    Hello, In case you are covering the partnership just announced by Lyft and HERE Technologies, find below comment from James Hodgson, Smart Mobility Principal Analyst at tech market advisory firm, ABI Research: Lyft held a market share of 31.7% in 1H 2020, representing the closest competitor the dominant Ube ... Continue reading

Argo AI and Ford to Launch Self-Driving Vehicles on Lyft Network by End of 2021

Argo AI and Ford to Launch Self-Driving Vehicles on Lyft Network by End of 2021

SAN FRANCISCO--In an industry-first collaboration, Argo AI, Lyft and Ford Motor Company are working together to commercialize autonomous ride hailing at scale. The unique collaboration brings together all of the parts necessary to create a viable autonomous ride hailing service, including the self-driving technology, v ... Continue reading

Automotive Data Logger Market Generated $3,218.5 Million Revenue in 2020: P&S Intelligence

Automotive Data Logger Market Generated $3,218.5 Million Revenue in 2020: P&S Intelligence

NEW YORK, July 21, 2021 -- According to the market research firm P&S Intelligence, global automotive data logger generated $3,218.5 million revenue in 2020, the increasing adoption of advanced electronic components in the automotive architecture, soaring investments being made in automotive technological advancements, ... Continue reading

CARS to Announce Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

CARS to Announce Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

CHICAGO, July 21, 2021 -- Cars.com Inc.  ("CARS" or the "Company"), a leading digital marketplace and solutions provider for the automotive industry, today announced that it expects to report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021. The Company will host a confere ... Continue reading

CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE WELCOMES THE MOST IMPORTANT ROLLS-ROYCE IN THE WORLD

CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE WELCOMES THE MOST IMPORTANT ROLLS-ROYCE IN THE WORLD

2021%20HCP%20Pegasus%20RGB%20Master%2050mm%20(1) CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE WELCOMES THE MOST IMPORTANT ROLLS-ROYCE IN THE WORLD · Built in 1907, ‘AX 201’ is the most significant Rolls-Royce ever built, giving birth to the ‘Silver Ghost’ name and the ‘best car in the world’ moniker ... Continue reading

COUNTRY Financial Partners With Cambridge Mobile Telematics to Empower and Reward Their Safe Drivers

COUNTRY Financial Partners With Cambridge Mobile Telematics to Empower and Reward Their Safe Drivers

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--COUNTRY Financial® has announced a partnership with Cambridge Mobile Telematics (CMT), the global leader in smartphone telematics, to launch COUNTRY Financial DriverIQ, an innovative program that pro ... Continue reading

Evaluate and Track Car Rental Services Market | Procurement Research Report| SpendEdge

Evaluate and Track Car Rental Services Market | Procurement Research Report| SpendEdge

NEW YORK, July 21, 2021 -- The Car Rental Services will grow at a CAGR of 8.96% by 2024. Prices will increase by 3.1%-4.3% during the forecast period and suppliers will have a moderate bargaining power in this market. ... Continue reading

Growth Opportunities in the Global Fuel Cell Trucks Market: Technological Competence Vital to be Competitive Against Battery Electric and Diesel Powertrains - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Growth Opportunities in the Global Fuel Cell Trucks Market: Technological Competence Vital to be Competitive Against Battery Electric and Diesel Powertrains - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Fuel Cell Trucks Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Globally, countries are increasingly adopting policies to increase the pace of transition toward zero emission. ... Continue reading

Lithia & Driveway (LAD) Reports Highest Second Quarter Earnings In Company History; Increases Revenue 118% And EPS 218%

Lithia & Driveway (LAD) Reports Highest Second Quarter Earnings In Company History; Increases Revenue 118% And EPS 218%

MEDFORD, Ore., July 21, 2021 -- Lithia & Driveway today reported the highest second quarter revenue and earnings per share in company history. Second quarter 2021 revenue increased 118% to $6.0 billion from $2.8 billion in the second quarter of 2020. ... Continue reading

Motus Research Anticipates All-Time High for New Vehicle Prices

Motus Research Anticipates All-Time High for New Vehicle Prices

BOSTON--Motus, the definitive leader in anywhere workforce solutions, today released its new report, 2021 Vehicle Trends: A Seller's Market. The report explores how the disparity between supply and demand forced a pricing bubble, amplifying residual values and costs, and what that means for consumers moving forward. ... Continue reading

Narae Special Vehicle Truck, a Korean Special-Purpose Vehicle & Trucks Manufacturer, is Expanding Abroad

Narae Special Vehicle Truck, a Korean Special-Purpose Vehicle & Trucks Manufacturer, is Expanding Abroad

ULSAN, South Korea, July 21, 2021 -- Narae Special Vehicle Truck, founded in 2009, supplies trucks for special purposes such as wing-body trucks, built-in trucks, special purpose box trucks, power gate trucks, and refrigeration trucks. Narae Special Vehicle Truck The korean wing-body model, which has openable side plat ... Continue reading

PICKUP Introduces Fusion Omni-Delivery Solutions to Create Exceptional Last Mile Delivery Experiences

PICKUP Introduces Fusion Omni-Delivery Solutions to Create Exceptional Last Mile Delivery Experiences

DALLAS--PICKUP, an enterprise-grade, last mile delivery solution provider for leading retailers, commercial and industrial businesses, today introduced PICKUP Fusion. Fusion is the end-to-end omni-delivery solution that supports PICKUP’s partners with the delivery of big, heavy and high-value items. ... Continue reading

Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Market Demand To Reach 60.1 Million Units By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.

Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Market Demand To Reach 60.1 Million Units By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, July 21, 2021 -- The global semi-autonomous vehicle market demand is anticipated to reach 60.1 million units by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 20.8% over the forecast period, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The rapid growth can be attributed to the rising adoption of driver-assisted te ... Continue reading

Average New-Vehicle Prices Hit All-Time High, According to Kelley Blue Book

Average New-Vehicle Prices Hit All-Time High, According to Kelley Blue Book

New-vehicle prices increased $2,527 (up 6.4%) from June 2020, while increasing $928 (up 2.2%) from May 2021. ... Continue reading

2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

Acura was the first Japanese luxury brand in the U.S. arriving on our shores 35 years ago in 1986. The first vehicle models they sold were two-door and four-door sedans. ... Continue reading

2022 Acura MDX-SH AWD Advance - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2022 Acura MDX-SH AWD Advance - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

A revamped and stiffened platform increases width and length by 2 inches, and stretches the wheelbase by 2.8 inches. That reconfiguration confers spacious luxury status on second-row passengers and makes the tilt-down third-row bench a more useful and attractive feature. ... Continue reading

2021 Volkswagen Golf TSI Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Volkswagen Golf TSI Review by Mark Fulmer

The 2021 Volkswagen Golf TSI continues its heritage as a good driving solid hatchback, and TSI version standardizes: a sunroof, 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, and heated front seats. ... Continue reading

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_7518) I just drove the new Tucson in Tucson. Yes, notwithstanding the Covid-19 pandemic, travel can be done with low risk. ... Continue reading

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