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GM Cancels Chevrolet Volt 500 MPG Gasoline EQ Electric Concept - VIDEO ENHANCED

GM Cancels Chevrolet Volt 500 MPG Gasoline EQ Electric Concept - VIDEO ENHANCED

DETROIT - At the 2007 North American International Auto Show today, General Motors' head honcho Rick Wagoner unveiled the Chevrolet Volt concept sedan and announced that production work has begun on a new generation of electric vehicles that could eliminate gas stations for Americans who live close to their workplaces. ... Continue reading

India Ethanol Market Size to Surpass Around US$ 6.83 Billion 2030, Recording a CAGR of 15.9% | Report by CoherentMI

India Ethanol Market Size to Surpass Around US$ 6.83 Billion 2030, Recording a CAGR of 15.9% | Report by CoherentMI

BURLINGAME, Calif., Feb. 16, 2024 -- According to CoherentMI, India Ethanol market was valued at US$ 2.43 Billion in 2023 and is anticipated to reach a value of US$ 6.83 Billion by 2030 at a CAGR of 15.9% during forecast period 2023 and 2030. ... Continue reading

United States Ammonia Crackers Industry Research Report 2023: Ammonia Crackers Supporting Fuel Cell Technology Advancements in the U.S. - Forecasts to 2032

United States Ammonia Crackers Industry Research Report 2023: Ammonia Crackers Supporting Fuel Cell Technology Advancements in the U.S. - Forecasts to 2032

DUBLIN, Feb. 16, 2024 -- The "U.S. Ammonia Crackers Market - Analysis and Forecast, 2023-2032" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

2024 Hyundai Ioniq 6 - Review by Larry Nutson

2024 Hyundai Ioniq 6 - Review by Larry Nutson

Hyundai pulled the wraps off the second model in its IONIQ dedicated all-electric-vehicle lineup brand in June 2022. The Ioniq 6 5-passenger 4-door midsize sedan follows in the path of the Ioniq 5 small crossover utility vehicle. ... Continue reading

Deposed Toyota President Akio Toyoda Said "Motorist Choice Is The Future, The Enemy is Carbon, Not Internal Combustion Engines (ICE)" Mr. Toyoda Supports The 25 Year Old Auto Channel Editorial Position (Originally Published Here 11/14/2020)

Deposed Toyota President Akio Toyoda Said "Motorist Choice Is The Future, The Enemy is Carbon, Not Internal Combustion Engines (ICE)" Mr. Toyoda Supports The 25 Year Old Auto Channel Editorial Position (Originally Published Here 11/14/2020)

Toyota Ammonia Engines, Akio Toyoda, then president of the world’s biggest car manufacturing Toyota, spent the weekend swerving around a racetrack in western Japan in a Corolla. But it’s no ordinary version of the bestselling car. ... Continue reading

2024 - 1993 Car and Truck Reviews - New and Used Car Prices Dropping To Proper Cost- Time To Shop!

2024 - 1993 Car and Truck Reviews - New and Used Car Prices Dropping To Proper Cost- Time To Shop!

Expert Car and Truck Reviews 1993-2024, Used Car Specs, Crash tests, Service Bulletins, Recalls, MPG, and Other Purchase Consideration Decision Making Research and Road Tests ... Continue reading

Fiat 500e Named 2024 Urban Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal

Fiat 500e Named 2024 Urban Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 14, 2024 -- Continue Reading Fiat 500e Named 2024 Urban Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal All-new Fiat 500e, Stellantis' first BEV offering in North America, awarded 2024 Urban Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal 42-kWh lithium-ion battery delivers a combined estimated electric ... Continue reading

Window Shopping at the Chicago Auto Show

Window Shopping at the Chicago Auto Show

By Larry Nutson Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel (IMG_0061) The 116th edition of the nation's largest auto show opened its doors to the public on Saturday, Feb. 10. ... Continue reading

The Oil Industry Has Been Poisoning Us For Decades, and They've Always Known It

The Oil Industry Has Been Poisoning Us For Decades, and They've Always Known It

Highly explosive gasoline, tetraethyl lead, MTBE, toluene, benzene, and the most deadly of all...WAR! These are some of the ways that the petroleum oil industry has killed us. ... Continue reading

2024 Jeep Prices, Images and Specs

2024 Jeep Prices, Images and Specs

Starting U.S. MSRP now available for the new 2024 Jeep® Wrangler lineup, which includes Sport, Sport S, Sahara, Willys, Rubicon, new Rubicon X, High Altitude and Rubicon 392 2024 Jeep Wrangler starts at a starting U.S. MSRP of $31,895 (all prices exclude $1,795 destination) New 2024 Wrangler delivers standard first- a ... Continue reading

As heavy EVs proliferate, their weight may be a drag on safety

As heavy EVs proliferate, their weight may be a drag on safety

How safe are electric vehicles? It’s a question that keeps coming up in different ways in my role overseeing our vehicle crashworthiness evaluations. When we first started testing electric vehicles in 2011, the question referred to fire risk. ... Continue reading

Vehicle Dependability Slumps as Rate of Deterioration Increases, J.D. Power Finds

Vehicle Dependability Slumps as Rate of Deterioration Increases, J.D. Power Finds

TROY, Mich.: 8 Feb. 2024 — Vehicle owners are experiencing lower levels of vehicle dependability after three years of ownership, according to the J.D. Power 2024 U.S. Vehicle Dependability StudySM (VDS), released today. ... Continue reading

NHTSA WEEKLY RECALL SUMMARY FEBRUARY 12, 2024

NHTSA WEEKLY RECALL SUMMARY FEBRUARY 12, 2024

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Wrap-up February 4-10, 2024

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Wrap-up February 4-10, 2024

Here are Larry's story picks from this past week's important to you, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy automotive news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy-to-understand automotive news nuggets. ... Continue reading

KIA EV9 NAMED 'BEST EV' IN 2024 MOTORWEEK DRIVERS' CHOICE AWARDS

KIA EV9 NAMED 'BEST EV' IN 2024 MOTORWEEK DRIVERS' CHOICE AWARDS

This marks the second year in a row that Kia received the "Best EV" honor from MotorWeek, following the Kia EV6 win in 2023 IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 9, 2024 -- Today, the 2024 Kia EV9 received the MotorWeek Drivers' Choice "Best EV" award for 2024. ... Continue reading

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