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NO NEW GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLES IN THE U.S. BY 2014...Can It Be Done?

NO NEW GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLES IN THE U.S. BY 2014...Can It Be Done?

By Marc J. Rauch, Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher The world seems to be in the midst of an energy crisis, fueled (if you’ll pardon the pun) by issues related to petroleum oil and gasoline. Among the consequences of these issues are soaring prices of other consumer products and services; limited freedom of pers ... Continue reading

Card Skimming Devices At Fuel Pumps On Rise in Florida

Card Skimming Devices At Fuel Pumps On Rise in Florida

Many retailers use the NACS WeCare Tamper-Evident Decals to reduce the risk of skimming at fuel dispensers. The tamper-evident labels are placed on dispenser door entries, ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0 Limited Review By John Heilig

Car Review: 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0 Limited Review By John Heilig

In fairness, one expects a compact car to force you to make compromises - in comfort, ride quality and performance. After all, compacts usually aren’t your first choice (Ferrari, Jaguar and Mercedes-Benz might be), but economics can dictate where you go. However, the redesigned Subaru Impreza is, well, imprezzive. So ... Continue reading

Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Challenger Lead Segments in J.D. Power 2017 APEAL Study™

Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Challenger Lead Segments in J.D. Power 2017 APEAL Study™

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 26, 2017 -- Chrysler Pacifica ranks highest among Minivans in its inaugural year Dodge Challenger ranks highest in Midsize Sporty Car segment for fifth time in seven years Dodge Durango and Charger rank second and third in segments respectively Chrysler brand is industry's most improved brand ... Continue reading

Consumers Find New Vehicles More Appealing Than Ever, J.D. Power Research Shows

Consumers Find New Vehicles More Appealing Than Ever, J.D. Power Research Shows

DETROIT, July 26, 2017 -- Car owners' love affair with new vehicles is stronger than ever, as evidenced by a 9-point increase in the APEAL index from last year—tied for the largest gain ever—according to the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study,SM released today. In this y ... Continue reading

JD Powers Loves Nissan Altima and Murano

JD Powers Loves Nissan Altima and Murano

Nissan Altima tops Midsize Car Segment, Murano tops Midsize SUV Segment in 2017 J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study‚Ą† Nissan Murano named most appealing Midsize SUV in prestigious industry study of new vehicle purchasers, scoring significantly higher than the segment average Popular N ... Continue reading

Partnership Between Turtle Wax And "America's Favorite Sponge"™

Partnership Between Turtle Wax And "America's Favorite Sponge"™

CHICAGO, July 25, 2017 -- In an ongoing effort by Turtle Wax to explore innovative new partnerships, the leading name in car care has joined forces with "America's Favorite Sponge"™ for its first co-branding deal. The passionate product developers at Turtle Wax and Scrub Daddy have combined their automotive and clean ... Continue reading

Spectacles to Remain in the City of Detroit With the Support of Lear Corporation

Spectacles to Remain in the City of Detroit With the Support of Lear Corporation

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 25, 2017 -- Lear Corporation [NYSE: LEA], a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, today announced that Spectacles, an independent retail boutique, located in the Harmonie Park district of Detroit will be completely renovated and remain at its present location on 2 ... Continue reading

Intel: The Road To Driverless Future Runs Straight Through the City

Intel: The Road To Driverless Future Runs Straight Through the City

I get to visit many metropolises for my job – Munich, Detroit, San Francisco, Tel Aviv – and I absolutely love the hum of the big city. ... Continue reading

THE CONCOURS OF AMERICA AT ST. JOHN’S

THE CONCOURS OF AMERICA AT ST. JOHN’S

The weekend of July 28/29/30 will see the 39th presentation of this amazing classic and collector car show where multiple events throughout the weekend draw automobile enthusiasts of all stripes to the Concours grounds where they can immerse themselves in multiple exhibits of cars, seminars on car collecting topics, so ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 17-23 2017: New Audi A8, Buick Regal, Yaris “GRMN"; Hall of Fame Inductees; Weedy Ford Fusions; New Yawk F1; Recalls Of Course

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 17-23 2017: New Audi A8, Buick Regal, Yaris “GRMN"; Hall of Fame Inductees; Weedy Ford Fusions; New Yawk F1; Recalls Of Course

* Washington State just implemented the most restrictive anti-distracted driving law in the country making it an offense to even hold a mobile device while driving - and not only while driving, but when stopped in traffic or at a signal as well. The first offense carries a $136 fine and subsequent tickets will cost $23 ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

The Auto Lab Radio Show LIVE every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: July 22, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in sh ... Continue reading

Together for Safer Roads Names David Braunstein As President

Together for Safer Roads Names David Braunstein As President

WASHINGTON—Together for Safer Roads (TSR), a coalition of global private sector companies, announced today that David Braunstein will join TSR as president on July 24. Braunstein is a seasoned business leader with deep global and emerging technologies experience within the private sector. ... Continue reading

Rogers Brings First Connected Car Device to Canadian Consumers

Rogers Brings First Connected Car Device to Canadian Consumers

New Device Gives Customers Safety Notifications, In-Car Wi-Fi, and Vehicle Diagnostics TORONTO, July 19, 2017 Want to make sure your teenager is driving safely to the cottage alone for the first time? Setting off on an epic cross-country road trip with the kids and need to keep them entertained? Today, Rogers launched ... Continue reading

Daimler Board Commits To Diesel Engine Recall and Repair Plan

Daimler Board Commits To Diesel Engine Recall and Repair Plan

Daimler Board of Management decides on a comprehensive plan for diesel engines ·Substantial expansion of voluntary service actions to over three million vehicles in Europe ·No costs will be involved for customers ·Rapid market launch of the new Diesel engine family Stuttgart July 18, 2017; The Daimler Board of Manag ... Continue reading

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