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HYUNDAI FUEL CELL VEHICLE NEXO - WORLD'S BEST DRIVING RANGE

HYUNDAI FUEL CELL VEHICLE NEXO - WORLD'S BEST DRIVING RANGE

Hyundai's Next-Generation Fuel Cell Vehicle NEXO Boasts World's Best Driving Range The next-generation fuel cell vehicle NEXO travels 609 kilometers on a single charge that takes less than five minutes Hyundai offers Level 4 autonomous driving technology experiences in NEXO vehicles and operate fuel cell-powered buses ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2018 TOYOTA CAMRY REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2018 TOYOTA CAMRY REVIEW

The 2018 Toyota Camry is rated by The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) as a Top Safety Pick with ratings of “Good” in all areas of testing. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2018 Toyota Camry a 5-Star Safety Rating. Safety equipment includes Toyota Safety Sense P (pre ... Continue reading

2018 Jaguar E-Pace Review By Steve Purdy +VIDEO

2018 Jaguar E-Pace Review By Steve Purdy +VIDEO

One of the newest in the luxury compact crossover class caught our attention recently – the Jaguar E-Pace. ... Continue reading

2018 Lexus LC 500 Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Lexus LC 500 Review By Larry Nutson

The LC 500 in its “Infrared” exterior color turned heads. The interior is a dream; a beautiful dream. The cockpit is welcoming with its Toasted Almond color Alcantara sport seats, a leather steering wheel, carbon fiber door sills, and an Alcantara headliner. The 13-speaker Mark Levinson Audio system surrounds you w ... Continue reading

2018 Chicago Auto Show Highlights From Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell

2018 Chicago Auto Show Highlights From Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell

2018 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW Highlights by Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell Photos by Thom Cannell The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Ah, Chicago, the “windy city,” where winter presides with authority this time of year and early February can be her wildest time. We arrived at the Chicago Auto Show, the largest consumer auto s ... Continue reading

Buyers Guides For Every Vehicle Sold In North America (2018-1997)

Buyers Guides For Every Vehicle Sold In North America (2018-1997)

Car Buyers Guides By Brand, Alfa Romeo Buyers Guide™; Audi Buyers Guide™; BMW Buyers Guide™; Bentley Buyers Guide™; Buick Buyers Guide™; Cadillac Buyers Guide™; Chevrolet Buyers Guide™; Chevrolet Truck Buyers Guide™; Chrysler Buyers Guide™; Dodge Buyers Guide™; Fiat Buyers Guide™; Ford Buyers Guid ... Continue reading

Modern Tulip Frenzy - Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

Modern Tulip Frenzy - Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, growing EV hype is not only strange and unsettling but good for Big Oil and very dangerous for America. Big Power has aligned itself with Big Oil to take American eyes off of a quick, easy and very doable solution to rid the United States' of its addiction to both foreign and domestic oil based fuels ... Continue reading

2018 Lexus RX450h L Three-Row RX Hybrid Pricing

2018 Lexus RX450h L Three-Row RX Hybrid Pricing

2018 Lexus RX 450hL Offers Expanded Seating and Improved Efficiency February 07, 2018 CHICAGO (Feb. 7, 2018) – Luxury buyers can now enjoy the confidence of all-wheel drive with the performance and efficiency of the RX 450hL. Set to go on sale at dealers in April, the new three-row crossover once again raises the bar ... Continue reading

Letter from Europe - To Snowy Squaw Valley In A Toyota Highlander, Buh-Bye Grid Girls

Letter from Europe - To Snowy Squaw Valley In A Toyota Highlander, Buh-Bye Grid Girls

Letter from Europe-Andrew Frankl European Bureau Chief The task was simple-drive to Squaw Valley, check out the new facilities, talk to the bosses and find out what we can expect in the future. I should point out that things are rapidly changing in the world of ski resorts. ... Continue reading

2018 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Review by Steve Purdy +VIDEO

2018 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Review by Steve Purdy +VIDEO

The Avalon’s design, in my view, could contend for “most improved” honors over its original in terms of just about every measure of styling, functionality, mechanical sophistication and user friendliness. ... Continue reading

Toyota Sells 1.52 Million Electrified Vehicles in 2017, Three Years Ahead of 2020 Target

Toyota Sells 1.52 Million Electrified Vehicles in 2017, Three Years Ahead of 2020 Target

Milestone puts Toyota on track to achieve its 2030 target of 5.5 million electrified vehicle sales per year as part of its "Environmental Challenge 2050" Toyota City, Japan, Feb, 02 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - When it comes to global environmental leadership, the number of vehicles that customers buy around the world have ... Continue reading

2018 Toyota Camry, Camry With a New Attitude Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Toyota Camry, Camry With a New Attitude Review By Larry Nutson

For 2018 the Camry had been completely redesigned. We’re now up to the eighth generation Camry that rides on an all-new platform, Toyota’s New Global Architecture. It’s longer, lower and wider. The chassis is 30-percent more rigid and there’s new suspension geometry. Light-weighting is a big part of new vehicle ... Continue reading

Nissan Group January 2018 U.S. Sales

Nissan Group January 2018 U.S. Sales

January 2018 January 2017 % Change Nissan Group Total sales (units) 123,538 112,319 +10.0 Nissan Division sales 112,903 100,761 +12.1 INFINITI sales* 10,635 11,558 -8.0 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for January 2018 of 123,538 units, an increase of 10% over the previous year. ... Continue reading

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Competitor For Lexus RX 450 At Dealers Soon

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Competitor For Lexus RX 450 At Dealers Soon

Jan 31, 2018 - TORRANCE, Calif. 2018 MDX Sport Hybrid features an upgraded user interface with standard Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration Two new sporty red exterior colors The 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid begins arriving at Acura dealerships tomorrow, boasting an upgraded user interface and additional in ... Continue reading

2018 JAGUAR E-PACE PREVIEW By Steve Purdy

2018 JAGUAR E-PACE PREVIEW By Steve Purdy

First hints of that market segment’s strength came when upstart luxury car company, Lexus, brought out the first RX300 crossover, an SUV on a car platform, one of the first of that configuration. Within just a couple years it was the brand’s best seller. We’ve seen the same at other Asian luxury brands and, of co ... Continue reading

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