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Automotive News Digest; Week Ending December 8, 2018; Executive Producer Larry Nutson

Automotive News Digest; Week Ending December 8, 2018; Executive Producer Larry Nutson

This Weeks Important Auto News: Car Sales Down Pick-up SUV Sales Up; China Truce?; New NAFTA; Nissan Ghosn Troubles; German Car Makers Meet Trump; Waymo On Road; GM Barra Meets Congress; FCA Sales Up; NYC $17 Per Hour Uber and Lyft Driver Salary; VW Betting Against ICE Engines; French Fuel Tax Riots; Detroit Auto Show ... Continue reading

Nissan To Create Used Battery Electric Vehicle ‘Ecosystem’

Nissan To Create Used Battery Electric Vehicle ‘Ecosystem’

Under the plan, called Nissan Energy, owners of Nissan's electric vehicles will be able to easily connect their cars with energy systems to charge their batteries, power homes and businesses or feed energy back to power grids. ... Continue reading

Aston Martin Replaces Original Gas Engine With Drop-in EV Motor in Classic Models

Aston Martin Replaces Original Gas Engine With Drop-in EV Motor in Classic Models

Aston Martin Lagonda has pioneered a bold new plan: to future-proof these increasingly precious machines by creating the world’s first reversible EV powertrain conversion. Conceived as an integral part of the company’s wider EV strategy, the Heritage electrification concept has been led by Aston Martin Works at New ... Continue reading

2017 SUV's Now On Used Car Dealers Lots In North America

2017 SUV's Now On Used Car Dealers Lots In North America

This page give you a one click speed lane to used 2017 SUV's rated at 6-9 passengers with the largest cargo capacity and “when new” price no object. ... Continue reading

Nissan Unleashes All-New LEAF NISMO RC Electric Race Car

Nissan Unleashes All-New LEAF NISMO RC Electric Race Car

The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electric race car with more than double the maximum power and torque output of its predecessor, was unveiled in Tokyo at Nissan Crossing in the city's Ginza district. ... 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

Letter from Europe- Jag I-Pace, Dodge Charger And Just In Time For The Holiday's A Great Car Book Authored By A Great Car Guy

Letter from Europe- Jag I-Pace, Dodge Charger And Just In Time For The Holiday's A Great Car Book Authored By A Great Car Guy

Letter from Europe by Andrew Frankl European Bureau Chief I had the honor of being part of the CAR magazine team which presented the Car of the Year trophy to Sir William Lyons, boss of Jaguar back in 1969. Things have changed somewhat but my association to the great marque is as great as ever. ... Continue reading

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel" Read it FREE

THE ETHANOL PAPERS is a rough-and-tumble, no holds-barred examination of the ethanol vs. gasoline issue. ... Continue reading

Trump Opposition Finds Best Reason Yet To Impeach: His Failure to Design Successful Passenger Cars

Trump Opposition Finds Best Reason Yet To Impeach: His Failure to Design Successful Passenger Cars

The biggest automotive and business news yesterday was the announcement that General Motors will be closing several assembly plants in North America, laying off thousands of workers, and eliminating a handful of passenger cars - including the much vaunted Chevrolet Volt, the electric car that kick-started the modern er ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi Plug In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi Plug In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi ENGINE: 2.0-liter Atkinson Cycle I-4 Plug-in TRANSMISSION: ECVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 188 combined hp/129 lb.-ft. gasoline engine torque WHEELBASE: 112.2 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Kia Niro EV Crossover Utility makes North American Debut

2019 Kia Niro EV Crossover Utility makes North American Debut

New EV Delivers a Fantastic New Package State-of-the-art 64 kWh battery and 201-horsepower electric motorCombined Charging System (CCS) DC fast-charge is standard equipment: approximately 100 miles in 30 minutes or 80 percent battery capacity in 75 minutes2Multi-functional crossover format provides a vehicle for every ... Continue reading

EV Charging Infrastructure Build-out

EV Charging Infrastructure Build-out

In the last couple years, one by one automakers have begun spelling out their electric vehicle (EV) strategies. Ford, for example, revealed that it will invest $11 billion to develop EVs by 2022; GM plans to launch at least 20 EV models by 2023; and Toyota intends to add 10 new battery electric vehicles (BEV) worldwide ... Continue reading

Watch Live Today: BMW Group Press Conference at L.A. Auto Show 8:40AM PST +VIDEO

Watch Live Today: BMW Group Press Conference at L.A. Auto Show 8:40AM PST +VIDEO

BMW has a pageant of highlights in store for the Los Angeles Auto Show 2018, with world premieres for three new production models plus a Vision Vehicle that blazes a trail in more ways than one. The international motor show in the US state of California is hosting the first public reveal of the BMW X7 and BMW 8 Series ... Continue reading

NADA Automotive News Final Edition Recap November 27, 2018

NADA Automotive News Final Edition Recap November 27, 2018

Two of the biggest stories at this week’s Los Angeles auto show will be the no-shows: Nissan’s Carlos Ghosn and GM’s Mary Barra. An event that was primed to be a coming-out party for a Jeep pickup and all-new SUVs from Honda and Hyundai will be abuzz about Nissan’s shocking ouster of its longtime leader and Gen ... Continue reading

China EV Monopoly Aided By "Fairy Tale Believing" US Politicians And Car Execs

China EV Monopoly Aided By "Fairy Tale Believing" US Politicians And Car Execs

The plan includes more advertisements to promote these vehicles, ride-and-drive events and putting together a network of charging stations throughout the United States. The recommendations also seek to push hydrogen fuel cell cars. ... Continue reading

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