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New-Vehicle Initial Quality Improves Again, J.D. Power Finds

New-Vehicle Initial Quality Improves Again, J.D. Power Finds

COSTA MESA, Calif.: 20 June 2018 — New-vehicle quality has improved for the fourth consecutive year—by 4% from 2017—and has reached its best level ever, according to the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS).SM Initial quality is measured by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP100) d ... Continue reading

2018 BMW 640i xDrive GT Review Touring At It's Best By Larry Nutson

2018 BMW 640i xDrive GT Review Touring At It's Best By Larry Nutson

Coupe body styling on a 4-door sedan is somewhat popular these days with entries on the market from a number of brands. I happen to prefer those that are very car-like without some of the SUV attributes such as increased ride-height. I am also a big fan of station wagons. We’ve owned a number of them, even after our ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY JUNE 18, 2018; Mercedes-Benz; BMW; Land Rover Discovery; Range Rover; Chevrolet; Jeep; Maserati; Audi; Volkswagen; Freightliner; Thomas Built Bus; Spartan; Altec; Tiffin; Somerset; Forest River

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY JUNE 18, 2018; Mercedes-Benz; BMW; Land Rover Discovery; Range Rover; Chevrolet; Jeep; Maserati; Audi; Volkswagen; Freightliner; Thomas Built Bus; Spartan; Altec; Tiffin; Somerset; Forest River

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. ... Continue reading

2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe Unveiled - Prices, Specs, Love.

2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe Unveiled - Prices, Specs, Love.

Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey June 15, 2018; Today, BMW introduced the all-new 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe. Initially available as the BMW M850i xDrive variant, the coupe makes its return to the U.S. after 20 years and writes a new chapter in the luxury sports coupe’s story of outstanding performance, beautiful design and s ... Continue reading

2018 BMW 330e iPerformance Review By John Helig

2018 BMW 330e iPerformance Review By John Helig

Overall, the BMW 330e is a very nice car. Being a BMW defines that part. I was disappointed with the all-electric range, though. ... Continue reading

Remember When 'Foreign Cars" Cost More - Well They May Again

Remember When 'Foreign Cars" Cost More - Well They May Again

Trump Tariffs May Cost Carmakers at Least 1 Million Annual Sales Says Industry Predictor Washington DC June 12, 2018; The NADA newsletter reported that if President Donald Trump slaps a 25 percent tariff on imported vehicles, it may cost the U.S. auto industry 1 million annual vehicle sales -- and that’s just the low ... Continue reading

U.S. News & World Report Announces June's Best New Car Deals

U.S. News & World Report Announces June's Best New Car Deals

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2018 U.S. News & World Report, unveiled the list of June's Best New Car Deals. This month's list includes eight vehicles with excellent financing or cash back incentives. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS Week Of June 4-10, 2018; Ferrari; BMW; Volkswagen; Suzuki; Kia; MCI; International; Newmar; Kenworth; IC Bus; Plus Trucks, RV's and Trailers

NHTSA RECALLS Week Of June 4-10, 2018; Ferrari; BMW; Volkswagen; Suzuki; Kia; MCI; International; Newmar; Kenworth; IC Bus; Plus Trucks, RV's and Trailers

Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall. ... Continue reading

2016 New Car Reviews (278) - All Makes

2016 New Car Reviews (278) - All Makes

When They Were New Reviews; 2016 New Car Reviews, 2016 New Truck Reviews; Acura to Volvo ... Continue reading

"New Car Review - 2018 BMW M550i xDrive Review"

"New Car Review - 2018 BMW M550i xDrive Review"

Get The Auto Channel's Chicago Bureau Chief's Larry Nutson's expert review of the 2018 BMW 5 Series M550i xDrive to help enhance your car buying decision. ... Continue reading

2019 BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle Preview - Love, Specs, Prices and Options

2019 BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle Preview - Love, Specs, Prices and Options

June 6, 2018; Today, BMW launches the all-new 4th generation 2019 BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle with two variants, the X5 xDrive 40i and the X5 xDrive 50i. Since its introduction almost 20 years ago, the BMW X5 has been built exclusively in Spartanburg, SC. To date, more than 2.2 million X5’s have been sold worldwid ... Continue reading

"Cities in Progress" - the BMW Group and Cities Across Four Continents Discuss Sustainable Mobility

"Cities in Progress" - the BMW Group and Cities Across Four Continents Discuss Sustainable Mobility

MUNICH, June 6, 2018 The challenges and opportunities for urban mobility have never been greater than they are now. Understanding those challenges and developing opportunities for a new era of urban mobility - that is the role of the BMW Group Dialogues. ... Continue reading

Automotive News+ Archive (1995-Present) Indexed by Single Topics

Automotive News+ Archive (1995-Present) Indexed by Single Topics

The Auto Channel Automotive Content Library and Archive — Find a 23 year old archive of millions of articles: news, video, opinion, how-to's, reviews, database info for every pinpointed topic, all in one place all free all here on The Auto Channel. ... Continue reading

BMW Group U.S. Reports May 2018 Sales.

BMW Group U.S. Reports May 2018 Sales.

BMW Group sales increase 3.4 percent in May 2018. BMW brand sales increase 3.3 percent. ... Continue reading

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