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

September 2021

Select Another Month

Friday, September 17, 2021

BYD Launches e-Platform 3.0 with the New Concept Car Ocean-X

BYD Launches e-Platform 3.0 with the New Concept Car Ocean-X

Shenzhen, China – On September 8, BYD officially launched the e-platform 3.0 for pure electric vehicles. With outstanding advantages in intelligence, efficiency, safety, and aesthetics, the e-platform 3.0 aims to promote new energy vehicle’s (NEVs’) performance in safety and low-temperature driving range as well ... Continue reading

2021 Honda Ridgeline AWD Sport HPD – Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Honda Ridgeline AWD Sport HPD – Review by David Colman +VIDEO

Leave the rough riding, leaf spring, solid rear axle domestic pickups to Urban Cowboys. Honda has a better solution to taming bucking bronco truck behavior. ... Continue reading

Boeing Announces $1.4 Million to Support Afghan Allies and Military Veterans

Boeing Announces $1.4 Million to Support Afghan Allies and Military Veterans

CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2021 -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today announced a $1.4 million donation package to assist with humanitarian relief efforts for Afghan allies as well as grants and initiatives to support and honor U.S. military veterans and their families. ... Continue reading

Copart Announces the Addition of Carl Sparks to Its Board of Directors

Copart Announces the Addition of Carl Sparks to Its Board of Directors

DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2021 -- Copart, Inc. today reported that Carl Sparks has joined Copart's Board of Directors, effective September 10, 2021. ... Continue reading

Global Automotive Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) Market Report 2021: Aftermarket Industry will Witness a Slew Of M&As, Driven by the Evolution of the Market to 2025

Global Automotive Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) Market Report 2021: Aftermarket Industry will Witness a Slew Of M&As, Driven by the Evolution of the Market to 2025

DUBLIN, Sept. 15, 2021 -- The "Strategic Analysis of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) in the Global Automotive Industry" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

Global Commercial Vehicle Driver State Monitoring System Market 2021-2025: Market is Poised to Grow by a CAGR of 42.48% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Commercial Vehicle Driver State Monitoring System Market 2021-2025: Market is Poised to Grow by a CAGR of 42.48% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Commercial Vehicle Driver State Monitoring System Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The commercial vehicle driver state monitoring system market is poised to grow by 9962.71 thousand units during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 42.48%. The market is dr ... Continue reading

NASA Statement on National Aerospace Week

NASA Statement on National Aerospace Week

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2021 -- The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Bill Nelson on National Aerospace Week, hosted by Aerospace Industries Sept. ... Continue reading

New Vehicles More Appealing Than Ever, J.D. Power Finds

New Vehicles More Appealing Than Ever, J.D. Power Finds

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study (Graphic: Business Wire) J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study (Graphic: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Automotive Performanc ... Continue reading

Nissan Further Strengthens Manufacturing Operations With New Leadership Appointments in North America

Nissan Further Strengthens Manufacturing Operations With New Leadership Appointments in North America

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail David Johnson (left), currently vice president, Production Engineering and New Model Quality, is appointed vice president, Manufacturing, Nissan Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant. Jeff Younginer (right), currently vice president, Manufacturing, Nissan Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant, is appo ... Continue reading

Designing the Digital Future at Porsche with Executives Mattias Ulbrich and Dr. Oliver Seifert Top Highlight at the 2021 Global SAFe® Summit

Designing the Digital Future at Porsche with Executives Mattias Ulbrich and Dr. Oliver Seifert Top Highlight at the 2021 Global SAFe® Summit

Attendees of the online 2021 Global SAFe Summit will learn how one of the world's most iconic automakers is reimagining the sports car of the future and transforming into a digital-first pacesetter with SAFe BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 16, 2021 -- Scaled Agile, Inc., provider of SAFe®, the world's leading framework for bus ... Continue reading

All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Market for Tires Industry Expected to Accelerate at CAGR of (0.99)%| 17000 + Technavio Reports

All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Market for Tires Industry Expected to Accelerate at CAGR of (0.99)%| 17000 + Technavio Reports

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2021 -- According to Technavio, decremental growth of $ 7.11 mn is expected in the all-terrain vehicle (ATV) market for tires during 2021-2025. ... Continue reading

AMP Appoints Prominent Strategy and Engineering Executives, Expands Leadership in Battery, Charging and Cloud Solutions Across E-Mobility

AMP Appoints Prominent Strategy and Engineering Executives, Expands Leadership in Battery, Charging and Cloud Solutions Across E-Mobility

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2021 -- AMP – a world leader in connected battery management, charging and cloud technologies that power electric mobility worldwide – today announced the appointment of Colin McHugh (Chief Strategy Officer), Moritz Boecker (Vice President of Battery Systems) and Yoga Parthasarathy (Director ... Continue reading

Asian Hall of Fame Unveils New Inductees

Asian Hall of Fame Unveils New Inductees

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2021 -- Ten distinguished honorees from the United States, Korea, India, Hong Kong and Jamaica will be inducted into Asian Hall of Fame for their legacy, philanthropy, and advancement of equity. ... Continue reading

Auto Enthusiasts Take to the Track for the Ultimate Bragging Rights

Auto Enthusiasts Take to the Track for the Ultimate Bragging Rights

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 16, 2021 -- Earlier this year, Lexus launched its reimagined MY'21 IS sports sedan, proving the richest experiences come to those who go "all in" with their obsessions. ... Continue reading

Automated Parking Assist Will Drive Car OEM's Parking System Revenues to US$11 Billion in 2030

Automated Parking Assist Will Drive Car OEM's Parking System Revenues to US$11 Billion in 2030

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2021 -- According to ABI Research, a global tech market advisory firm, SAE L2 automated parking assist - enabling self-parking with the driver outside the vehicle but still in control remotely - will gain higher traction from 2026 and drive car OEM revenues for parking systems to reach US$11 billion i ... Continue reading

Ballard Announces Launch of FCmove™-HD+

Ballard Announces Launch of FCmove™-HD+

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 16, 2021 - Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLDP) today announced the launch of the FCmove™-HD+, designed for buses and medium and heavy-duty trucks, and is the latest product in Ballard's 8th generation heavy duty power module portfolio. ... Continue reading

BuyYourCar.com Launches in Houston- The Fastest, Hassle-Free Way To Sell Your Car with AI Technology

BuyYourCar.com Launches in Houston- The Fastest, Hassle-Free Way To Sell Your Car with AI Technology

MPEG-4 Video Loading media player... A new, seamless way for customers to sell cars has launched in North Houston, TX. Buy Your Car allows customers to get an offer in minutes. ... Continue reading

Chengdu Motor Show Witnesses Debut of New Models of GWM POER, With Sales of 200,000 Units Since Its Launch

Chengdu Motor Show Witnesses Debut of New Models of GWM POER, With Sales of 200,000 Units Since Its Launch

BAODING, China, Sept. 16, 2021 -- On August 29, several new models of GWM POER made their debut and the key of the 200,000th GWM POER was handed over to the user at the 24th Chengdu Motor Show. ... Continue reading

Energy Fuels Establishes the San Juan County Clean Energy Foundation with Potential to Contribute Millions to Local Communities

Energy Fuels Establishes the San Juan County Clean Energy Foundation with Potential to Contribute Millions to Local Communities

BLANDING, Utah, Sept. 16, 2021 - At its recent open house showcasing its uranium and rare earth businesses for local and national dignitaries and industry leaders, Energy Fuels Inc. ("Energy Fuels" or the "Company") announced the establishment of the San Juan County Clean Energy Foundation, a fund specifically design ... Continue reading

FLO provides EV charging stations as part of a CEC BESTFIT-funded pilot program in Los Angeles metro area

FLO provides EV charging stations as part of a CEC BESTFIT-funded pilot program in Los Angeles metro area

Project will help improve equitable access to EV charging in California QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 16, 2021 - FLO is pleased to announce it is part of a team awarded a California Energy Commission (CEC) BESTFIT grant for an innovative electric vehicle (EV) charging pilot program titled Unlocking Existing Utility Assets for Cu ... Continue reading

Global L2+ Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Market Technology and Competitive Landscape Report 2021

Global L2+ Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Market Technology and Competitive Landscape Report 2021

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2021 -- The "Global L2+ Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

Helbiz to Participate in the Benzinga Electric Vehicles Conference

Helbiz to Participate in the Benzinga Electric Vehicles Conference

NEW YORK--Helbiz Inc. (“Helbiz”) , a leader in micro-mobility and the first in its industry to be publicly listed on Nasdaq, today announced that management will participate in the Benzinga Electric Vehicles Conference. The conference will be held virtually on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, with a fireside chat ava ... Continue reading

Insights on the Automotive Software Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Ansys, Autodesk and Ford Motor Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Insights on the Automotive Software Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Ansys, Autodesk and Ford Motor Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Automotive Software Market Research Report by Vehicle, by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Automotive Software Market size was estimated at USD 22.70 Billion in 2020 and expected to reach ... Continue reading

Insights on the Automotive Suspension Global Market to 2026 - Increasing Disposable Income is Driving Growth

Insights on the Automotive Suspension Global Market to 2026 - Increasing Disposable Income is Driving Growth

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2021 -- The "Automotive Suspension Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

Japanese-brand Automakers are Investing in the Future of the American Workforce

Japanese-brand Automakers are Investing in the Future of the American Workforce

WASHINGTON--Today, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association U.S. office (JAMA USA) released its annual contributions update entitled, “Investing in the Future of the American Workforce.” Despite a challenging and unprecedented year, cumulative manufacturing investment increased to $55.8 billion, and employmen ... Continue reading

KCE Licenses Hydrogen Generators for Electric Vehicle Charging

KCE Licenses Hydrogen Generators for Electric Vehicle Charging

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail e1 & Kaizen Clean Energy executes license agreement. (Photo: Business Wire) e1 & Kaizen Clean Energy executes license agreement. ... Continue reading

Mopar Announces Accessories for All-new 2021 Jeep® Grand Cherokee L

Mopar Announces Accessories for All-new 2021 Jeep® Grand Cherokee L

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 -- New 21-inch wheels and new side steps highlight 75 factory-backed available accessories for the first-ever three-row Jeep® Grand Cherokee Across the entire Jeep lineup, Mopar offers more than 500 accessories; for more information, visit the Mopar eStore Mopar has announced its ne ... Continue reading

NASA to Announce Landing Site for Artemis Lunar Robotic Rover

NASA to Announce Landing Site for Artemis Lunar Robotic Rover

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 -- NASA will host a media teleconference Monday, Sept. ... Continue reading

Professional Insurance Agents Ask FEMA to Delay Start of Flood Insurance Risk Rating 2.0

Professional Insurance Agents Ask FEMA to Delay Start of Flood Insurance Risk Rating 2.0

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 -- The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to delay the implementation of the National Flood Insurance Program's (NFIP) new Risk Rating 2.0 (RR 2.0) methodology, which is scheduled to go into effect on October 1 ... Continue reading

Scania introduces new 13-litre gas engine for travel operations

Scania introduces new 13-litre gas engine for travel operations

SÖDERTÄLJE, Sweden, Sept. 16, 2021 -- Scania is renowned for its wide range of low-carbon powertrain options, and is now proud to add the all-new 13-litre gas engine that can run on natural gas and on biogas – regardless if the gas is in compressed or liquified form – as well as new tank options. ... Continue reading

SugarDaddyMeet Brings Picky Sugar Daddy Dating Rules To 45% of Applicants

SugarDaddyMeet Brings Picky Sugar Daddy Dating Rules To 45% of Applicants

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2021 -- SugarDaddyMeet.com, an exclusive sugar dating site for wealthy men and beautiful women has announced that all applicants must verify their phone number before complete the registration and enter via a waitlist. ... Continue reading

The Worldwide Off-Highway Vehicle Telematics Industry is Expected to Reach $3.8 Billion by 2030

The Worldwide Off-Highway Vehicle Telematics Industry is Expected to Reach $3.8 Billion by 2030

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2021 -- The "Global Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Telematics Market 2020-2030 by Component (Hardware, Platform, Network, Services), Connectivity (Cellular, Satellite), Industry Vertical, Sales Channel (OEM, Aftermarket), and Region: Trend Forecast and Growth Opportunity" report has been added to ResearchA ... Continue reading

United States Automotive Side View Camera System Market Forecasts to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

United States Automotive Side View Camera System Market Forecasts to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "United States Automotive Side View Camera System Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The country research report on United States automotive side view camera system market is a customer intelligence and compet ... Continue reading

Advertise Omaha Foreign Auto Parts for as little as $5 with a Local Deal

Advertise Omaha Foreign Auto Parts for as little as $5 with a Local Deal

Connect with new customers and start advertising to your neighborhood. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ... Continue reading

2021 European Wind Farms Database: On-shore and Off-shore Market Data across 39 Countries

2021 European Wind Farms Database: On-shore and Off-shore Market Data across 39 Countries

DUBLIN, Sept. 17, 2021 -- The "Europe Wind Farms Database" database has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

Fast-growing Car History Reporting Platform, carVertical to Double its Revenue Before the End of 2021

Fast-growing Car History Reporting Platform, carVertical to Double its Revenue Before the End of 2021

CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2021 -- carVertical, a fast-growing car history reporting platform, owned by IT company CV Group, expects to double its revenue by the end of this year. ... Continue reading

Global In-Vehicle Lithium-Ion Battery Market Trends Report 2021 Featuring BMW, CATL, Daimler, General Motors, NIO, Northvolt, SVOLT, Tesla, Volkswagen - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global In-Vehicle Lithium-Ion Battery Market Trends Report 2021 Featuring BMW, CATL, Daimler, General Motors, NIO, Northvolt, SVOLT, Tesla, Volkswagen - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "2021 Global In-Vehicle Lithium Ion Battery Market Trends" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report analyzes from a wide range of perspectives, including market updates on the efforts of related companies, differences in approaches to batteries in Europe and China, battery tec ... Continue reading

Jeep® Brand, Wallace Detroit Guitars and Cherrytree Music Company's DETROIT DREAMERS Join Forces to Launch Custom Guitar and New Song in One-of-a-kind Collaboration

Jeep® Brand, Wallace Detroit Guitars and Cherrytree Music Company's DETROIT DREAMERS Join Forces to Launch Custom Guitar and New Song in One-of-a-kind Collaboration

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 17, 2021 -- Jeep® brand and Wallace Detroit Guitars launch custom guitar sourced from old-growth wood from historic Detroit buildings. ... Continue reading

Stellantis and Jeep® Brand Lead the Motor City Pride Parade

Stellantis and Jeep® Brand Lead the Motor City Pride Parade

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 17, 2021 --  Rainbow-wrapped 2021 Jeep® Wrangler 4xe will serve as grand marshal vehicle for this year's parade Longtime support of Motor City Pride demonstrates the company's commitment to LGBTQ employees, customers, communities and issues A specially wrapped 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe will se ... Continue reading

Kia America Takes Over Primetime To Introduce All-Electric EV6 And The New Kia America Brand

Kia America Takes Over Primetime To Introduce All-Electric EV6 And The New Kia America Brand

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2021 -- The introduction of Kia America's first dedicated all-electric model – the all-new 2022 EV6 Crossover – continues as the brand once again partnered with the 73RD EMMY® AWARDS and NBC's "America's Got Talent". The initiatives follow the May 2021 launch of the EV6 in New York City's ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Toyota Avalon Hybrid A true big family sedan By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel Last year was tough on the auto industry due to the Covid pandemic. However, car brands are now enjoying sales increases in 2021. ... Continue reading

International Nameplate Dealers are Under Attack

International Nameplate Dealers are Under Attack

For months now a federal budget provision has been working its way through committee rooms, both in the Senate and the House of Representatives, which would offer consumers additional tax credits if they purchase an electric vehicle assembled in a union-represented plant. It’s a proposal so ludicrous, so offensive to ... Continue reading

How Can You Protect Your Motorcycle From Theft?

How Can You Protect Your Motorcycle From Theft?

Did you know that thefts of motorcycles in the United States of America are on the rise in the last couple of years? According to the famous National Insurance Crime Bureau, in 2016 there were more than 26,000 motorcycles reported stolen in the U.S., which was an increase of 2% from the previous year. The situation wor ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus GX460 Luxury Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Lexus GX460 Luxury Review by David Colman +VIDEO

If you're looking to go Road Warrior this vehicle will take you there ... Continue reading

2021 Kia Telluride SX Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Kia Telluride SX Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Kia Telluride SX Review by Mark Fulmer A 3-Row MiddleWeight Champ by Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel Any idea what a "telluride" is ? It is not a smartphone app where you talk about your car, nor is it a micro organism. If you guessed it's this old Colorado mining town turned ski resort, you are correct. ... 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.