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Sunday, August 29, 2021

New Car Inventory: The Cupbard Was Bare

New Car Inventory: The Cupbard Was Bare

Forecast from J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales of new vehicles this month are expected to reach 987,100 units, a 14.3% decrease compared with August 2020, and a 21.6% decrease compared with August 2019 when adjusted for selling days. ... Continue reading

Kia Announces 2022 Sorento Pricing

Kia Announces 2022 Sorento Pricing

Kia's capable and premium Sorento SUV is one of the brand's longest standing nameplates. For model year 2022, the newly introduced Sorento PHEV joins the gas-powered and hybrid variants to round out the model range. ... Continue reading

Cutting-Edge Science Launches on NASA's SpaceX Cargo Resupply Mission

Cutting-Edge Science Launches on NASA's SpaceX Cargo Resupply Mission

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2021 -- The latest SpaceX Dragon resupply spacecraft is bound for the International Space Station after launching at 3:14 a.m. EDT Sunday on a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carrying more than 4,800 pounds of science experiments, crew supplies, ... Continue reading

Nissan To Launch Electric Mini Vehicle

Nissan To Launch Electric Mini Vehicle

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced that it plans to start sales of an all-new, all-electric minivehicle in Japan in early FY2022. ... Continue reading

Senate Testimony of Dr. Pierre Kory - Ivermectin - Miracle Drug To Treat Covid-19?; Why Doesn't Anyone But Us Gives A Darn...WTF?

Senate Testimony of Dr. Pierre Kory - Ivermectin - Miracle Drug To Treat Covid-19?; Why Doesn't Anyone But Us Gives A Darn...WTF?

Testimony of Pierre Kory, MD Homeland Security Committee Meeting: Focus on Early Treatment of COVID-19 December 8, 2020 I want to begin by thanking Senator Johnson and the Committee for this critically needed effort to bring attention to the importance and need for effective early treatment approaches to COVID-19. I am ... Continue reading

Nutson Weekly Auto News Wrap-up August 22-28, 2021

Nutson Weekly Auto News Wrap-up August 22-28, 2021

* Cox Automotive Forecast: In August, new light-vehicle sales in the U.S. are forecast to fall to 1.20 million units, or down 118,000 units, nearly 9% below last year. Compared to last month, sales are expected to fall 88,000 units, or almost 7%. The SAAR in August 2021 is estimated to be 14.3 million, down from last A ... Continue reading

The Inequities Of Electric Vehicles - Updated - Tax Avoiding EV Buyers Will Be Subsidized With Cash

The Inequities Of Electric Vehicles - Updated - Tax Avoiding EV Buyers Will Be Subsidized With Cash

The race to go green is heating up. A week ago, President Joe Biden signed [1] an executive order calling for half of new auto sales in the US to be electric by 2030. ... Continue reading

2021 Honda Ridgeline - Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Honda Ridgeline - Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Honda Ridgeline Comfortable and versatile For many years the only midsize pickup entries were the Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma. ... Continue reading

2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer AWD RS Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer AWD RS Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

Um What Can I Say? By Bruce Hotchkiss Special Correspondent West Coast Bureau The Auto Channel Sometimes I wonder if there really is a need to review new vehicles anymore. Let’s face it, there are no bad vehicles. ... Continue reading

2021 Genesis G80 Road Test Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Genesis G80 Road Test Review By Larry Nutson

Ask most any person familiar with the car market to name the premium, medium to large sedan that first comes to mind and they most likely will mention a model from BMW, Mercedes, Lexus or Audi. Few would say Genesis. ... Continue reading

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