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The changing U.S. energy trade balance is still dominated by crude oil imports

The changing U.S. energy trade balance is still dominated by crude oil imports

During the past decade, the U.S. trade gap for energy products has narrowed. From 2003 to 2007, the value of energy imports was about 10 times greater than the value of exports. ... Continue reading

Become a Smarter Buyer Use The Auto Channel's Research Tools Before You Begin Your Next Auto Research

Become a Smarter Buyer Use The Auto Channel's Research Tools Before You Begin Your Next Auto Research

How to buy a car correctly, hints and procedures so you buy it right...get smarter, car buyer New Cars Research - Tools for consumers that help them get smart not confused ... Continue reading

2018 GMC Terrain SLT Review By Thom Cannell

2018 GMC Terrain SLT Review By Thom Cannell

GMC’s 2018 Terrain is hardly an average family car, which is today a sports utility vehicle—an SUV. With diligence, perseverance, and clever marketing, GMC has created a luxury brand that maintains its heritage of rugged, dependable, hard-working trucks, now with refinement and elegance. ... Continue reading

Automotive News Digest; Week Ending September 29, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Automotive News Digest; Week Ending September 29, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Paris Auto Show Unveilings, Porsche Sans Diesel; ADAS Help Needs Help; Musk In Trouble Again, Cadillac Bye Bye NYC; Gov't Wake's Up Re E15; CARB; AUDI Horch Gestating; Tariff To-do; RIP Toni Swan (An Original TACh Journalist) New Pres. At NASCAR; Car Robbed Fro FCA Storage Lots ... Continue reading

New Car Review: 2019 RAM 1500 Plush and Capable - Review By Larry Nutson

New Car Review: 2019 RAM 1500 Plush and Capable - Review By Larry Nutson

If you’ve followed pickup truck news in the last couple years you know there has been lots of discussion on body materials. The new 2019 Ram has a new frame that features 98 percent high-strength steel. The body is steel, and to improve light-weighting and fuel efficiency, the new Ram has an aluminum hood and tailgat ... Continue reading

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Preview: Specs, Prices and Images

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Preview: Specs, Prices and Images

The new Mercedes-Benz GLE has a wealth of innovations. ... Continue reading

American Vehicle Buyers Choose Diesels

American Vehicle Buyers Choose Diesels

American consumers continue to display confidence in Diesel technology as a choice for powering their new cars, SUVs, trucks and vans, says new research and analysis from the Diesel Technology Forum.According to analysis by the Diesel Technology Forum of 2017 U.S. vehicles in operation data (Class 1-3) provided by IHS ... Continue reading

Global Diesel Vehicle Common Rail Injection System Market 2018-2022| Key Insights and Forecasts| Technavio

Global Diesel Vehicle Common Rail Injection System Market 2018-2022| Key Insights and Forecasts| Technavio

Technavio has published a new market research report on the global diesel vehicle common rail injection system market from 2018-2022. (Photo: Business Wire) Technavio has published a new market research report on the global diesel vehicle common rail injection system market from 2018-2022. ... Continue reading

Vehicle Buyers Guides (2019..1997) For Cars and Trucks Sold In North America

Vehicle Buyers Guides (2019..1997) For Cars and Trucks Sold In North America

Vehicle Buyers Guides For Cars and Trucks Sold In North America, Individual Make Vehicle Research and Buyers Guides ... Continue reading

BMW Group Diesel Recall

BMW Group Diesel Recall

BMW AG investigations have revealed that - similar to the current Korean situation - an Exhaust-Gas-Recirculation (EGR) module malfunction may, in rare cases, cause fires in some BMW diesel vehicles in the European market. The BMW Group has decided to carry out a technical campaign to check the EGR module and replace a ... Continue reading

Diesel Vs. Clean Diesel A Tutorial

Diesel Vs. Clean Diesel A Tutorial

Diesel has been the fuel of commerce around the world for more than a century. It powered the ships, trains and trucks that carried goods into new markets and helped businesses grow. ... Continue reading

SUV's and Big Cars with Choice of Fuel, Not Small Cars Without Choice, Is What's Good for America

SUV's and Big Cars with Choice of Fuel, Not Small Cars Without Choice, Is What's Good for America

By Bob Gordon President and Co-publisher The Auto Channel I have just returned from three days at the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Institute meeting held in Orlando. Three days with lots of people who believe that we need to change the way we have been doing thing for the past 100 years…here are some of my thoughts. ... Continue reading

Forbes Says There Is A "Pickup Problem" - TACH Asks What Problem? (originally Published 6/9/2010)

Forbes Says There Is A "Pickup Problem" - TACH Asks What Problem? (originally Published 6/9/2010)

Washington DC June 9, 2010; The AIADA newsletter reported that Jerry Flint at Forbes writes that the trouble with all the plans to improve fuel economy is that Americans still like pickups. Not small pickups, but big full-size pickups with four doors and fancy interiors. A standard V-8 pickup will get 16, maybe 18, mil ... Continue reading

Latest Auto News Digest, Week Ending August 4, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Latest Auto News Digest, Week Ending August 4, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Last Weeks Automotive News Headline Stories: July Auto Sales Down; No Old Diesel For Big Rigs; GM Tariff Complaints; FCA Complains Of Mahindra Jeep Look Alike; Another Audi EV; Electric Harley; NACTOY Cars Of The Year; Concurs of America Winners; Automotive Heritage Awards; Collector Car Crime; VW Recall; RAM Recall ... Continue reading

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