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2020 Volvo XC90 Review by Mark Fulmer

2020 Volvo XC90 Review by Mark Fulmer

Lots to love about this 3 row seater This is the Alpha leader of Volvo SUVs, big, strong, smart, and silent. Big. ... Continue reading

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE Rocky Mountain Review by Dan Poler

When it comes to cars, it’s my job to nitpick. I’m here to tell you, the reader, the good and the bad about a particular car - its strengths and weaknesses, what it might be like to live with on a daily basis. ... Continue reading

Plumbing the Depths of Ethanol Ignorance

Plumbing the Depths of Ethanol Ignorance

Ethanol shouldn't be thought of as "the fuel of the future," it should be "The Fuel of Today That Meets the Needs of Tomorrow!" ... Continue reading

Nissan Goes Orange - Other Car Makers Green With Envy

Nissan Goes Orange - Other Car Makers Green With Envy

This stunning exterior color option is found on nine Nissan models, more than any other automaker. This is more than the preference of one designer, it’s also tied to heritage of Nissan sports cars. ... Continue reading

Are EV's The New Edsel? Study Shows Marketplace Not As Enthused As Car Makers And Wall Street Promoters

Are EV's The New Edsel? Study Shows Marketplace Not As Enthused As Car Makers And Wall Street Promoters

The Mobility Confidence Index for battery-electric vehicles remains neutral, decreasing among American drivers to 54 from 55 (on a 100-point scale) while increasing among Canadian drivers to 58 from 57. For self-driving vehicles, the index is still low, slipping to 34 from 35 in the United States, while holding steady ... Continue reading

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-SPEC Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD A-SPEC Review by David Colman +VIDEO

You remember how Clark Kent snucks into a phone booth for transformation to Superman? Well, the SH-AWD A-SPEC version of Acura’s RDX reprises that old Superman routine. Only this time around, the phone booth is the mild-mannered shape of this family SUV. ... Continue reading

2020 Audi A6 Allroad Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Audi A6 Allroad Review By Larry Nutson

Yes, this is not about another new SUV arriving in the market. It’s about a station wagon, can you believe. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Venue SEL Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Hyundai Venue SEL Review by David Colman +VIDEO

Too small? Not at all! By David Colman Special Correspondent to THE AUTO CHANNEL To give you a clear idea of just how small the new four door, four seat Venue is, compare it to Mazda's archetypal sports car, the two door, two seat MX-5 Miata. The Hyundai is just 5 inches longer, and 2 inches wider than the Miata. ... Continue reading

ATLIS Motor Vehicles Files For Six New Patents To Bring 500 Mile Range Electric Work Truck To Market

ATLIS Motor Vehicles Files For Six New Patents To Bring 500 Mile Range Electric Work Truck To Market

ATLIS Motor Vehicles (AMV), a start-up mobility technology company developing an electric work truck, and the batteries and motors to drive it, has filed six new provisional patents for protection of key technology related to its 100% electric XP vehicle platform and XT pickup truck. ... Continue reading

August Electric Demand and Wholesale Prices Hit Record High - Rolling Blackouts In California, Total Generation Down

August Electric Demand and Wholesale Prices Hit Record High - Rolling Blackouts In California, Total Generation Down

EIA has released the October 2020 Electricity Monthly Update with data for August 2020. The following are some highlights: Daily peak electricity demand hit 12-month highs in both California and Texas in August 2020. ... Continue reading

2020 Ford Edge ST Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Ford Edge ST Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Ford Edge ST Fast flexibility By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_6906) The midsize crossover SUV segment is the largest sales segment in the U.S. It offers something for everyone from a basic SUV to top performing sport models. Coming from the Ford Performance te ... Continue reading

Relevant Timely Advertising Messages And Expert Reviews Can Move Your Brand To TACH Viewer's Consideration List

Relevant Timely Advertising Messages And Expert Reviews Can Move Your Brand To TACH Viewer's Consideration List

The Auto Channel is web's first and cleverest interactive automotive web site. As the inventor of now ubequetous information delivery tools and interconnected digital data, “samplers” of relevant for decision making buckets of original, unbiased automotive content, delivered to ... Continue reading

Polaris Slingshot Partners With Minnesota Vikings’ Kyle Rudolph to Raise Funds for M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

Polaris Slingshot Partners With Minnesota Vikings’ Kyle Rudolph to Raise Funds for M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

-Polaris Slingshot today announced its partnership with Minnesota Vikings Tight End Kyle Rudolph to auction off his personal, Vikings-inspired custom Slingshot. All proceeds from the sale will benefit M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE AWD Review by David Colman + VIDEO

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE AWD Review by David Colman + VIDEO

The RAV4 PRIME is the best version yet of Toyota's most popular SUV. Hybrid architecture has matured so fully that high performance and ultra fuel efficiency can coexist in the same attractive package. ... Continue reading

2020 Cadillac CT4-V Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Cadillac CT4-V Review By Larry Nutson

I was looking forward to my CT4-V drive as I have read and heard many good things about this car. I did wonder if my previous CT5-V drive would now lead to a letdown. ... Continue reading

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