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Automotive News Digest; Week Ending January 19, 2019 - Compiled By Executive Producer Larry Nutson

Automotive News Digest; Week Ending January 19, 2019 - Compiled By Executive Producer Larry Nutson

Detroit; NACTOY; EYE ON; Ford VW; AHOF Inductees; Chevrolet Commercial Pulled; Autobahn Slow-up; Tesla Layoff; Colorado Emissions; Hyundai and Kia Recall; Dakar; Glen Wood RIP ... Continue reading

The Best of the 2019 North American International Auto Show - Opinion From Tom Cannell and Steve Purdy

The Best of the 2019 North American International Auto Show - Opinion From Tom Cannell and Steve Purdy

The Best of the 2019 North American International Auto Show By Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau The North American International Auto Show in Detroit will never be the same. On that everyone agrees, including Rod Alberts, the show’s long-time director. ... Continue reading

The Last Detroit Auto Show in Winter - By Larry Nutson

The Last Detroit Auto Show in Winter - By Larry Nutson

The Last Detroit Auto Show in Winter By Larry Nutson Executive Producer and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC-4404) Yes, there will be no more sloshing through blizzards or single digit temperatures after this year. Beginning in 2020 the Detroit Auto Show, the North American International Auto Show (NAI ... Continue reading

2019 Detroit Auto Show LMC Recap

2019 Detroit Auto Show LMC Recap

Detroit January 18, 2019; The 2019 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit is historic for two reasons. Firstly, because this marks the final year that the show will be held in the winter. ... Continue reading

ONE DAY AT A TIME – 2019 DETROIT AUTO SHOW - OBSERVATION FROM MICHAEL BERNSTEIN

ONE DAY AT A TIME – 2019 DETROIT AUTO SHOW - OBSERVATION FROM MICHAEL BERNSTEIN

Oh what a difference a year makes. Just when I and many others thought this show had hit the low point last year, this year was even more troubling. ... Continue reading

Bill Ford Envisions Electric Pickups, EV Sales, Going the Last Mile

Bill Ford Envisions Electric Pickups, EV Sales, Going the Last Mile

Soft demand for electric vehicles and an unclear regulatory future were among the challenges facing the automotive industry debated during a variety of panel discussions at AutoMobili-D on Thursday at NAIAS. On one hand, automakers and suppliers are busy reinventing the future with the multi-billion dollar investments ... Continue reading

Interest in Autonomous Vehicles Slows

Interest in Autonomous Vehicles Slows

Car manufacturers are putting on the brakes on developing driverless cars after several crashes. Automotive supplier Aptiv employs a fleet of people, computers and video screens to monitor its 75 autonomous cars, showcasing just how complicated driverless cars are, the Wall Street Journal reports. ... 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

NADA End Of Day Automotive News Recap - January 16, 2019

NADA End Of Day Automotive News Recap - January 16, 2019

Final Edition: End-of-Day Recap Ford Motor Co. warned its 2018 profit will fall short of Wall Street expectations and declined to give a specific forecast for this year, illustrating the challenges ahead as it undertakes a major restructuring amid uncertainty in the global auto market. ... Continue reading

Ford Details Commitment to Global Redesign – Reshaping Overseas Operations and Strengthening North America

Ford Details Commitment to Global Redesign – Reshaping Overseas Operations and Strengthening North America

DEARBORN, Mich.--Ford Motor Company today highlighted its commitment to reinvent the future of mobility by transforming the company through operational fitness and allocating capital to high-growth and high-margin product segments and smart vehicles and services. Presenting at the Deutsche Bank Global Auto Industry Con ... Continue reading

2019 EyesOn Design Winners Announced

2019 EyesOn Design Winners Announced

The EyesOn Design Awards at the North American International Auto Show, the officially-sanctioned design awards of NAIAS, were presented on Tuesday, Jan. 15, to the following: Photo: Mike Rott, Dynasty Media Network Best Concept Vehicle - Infiniti QX 3 Inspiration Concept - Presented by Dassault Systèmes The judges sa ... Continue reading

Ford and VW Launch Non-Ownership Worldwide Alliance To Supply Pick-up, Vans and Transportation Appliances +VIDEO (Merger of Equals)

Ford and VW Launch Non-Ownership Worldwide Alliance To Supply Pick-up, Vans and Transportation Appliances +VIDEO (Merger of Equals)

Alliance leverages the two global automakers’ strengths to better compete, innovate and serve customers Alliance does not involve cross-ownership between the two companies Companies to first deliver medium pickup trucks for global customers, aiming to start in 2022, and intend to follow with commercial vans in Europe ... Continue reading

Most Powerful Street-Legal Ford in History: All-New Shelby GT500 is the Most Advanced Mustang Ever for Street, Track or Drag Strip +VIDEO

Most Powerful Street-Legal Ford in History: All-New Shelby GT500 is the Most Advanced Mustang Ever for Street, Track or Drag Strip +VIDEO

2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Click for the full 2020 GT500 press kit Arriving this fall, all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Ford ever with a supercharged 5.2-liter V8 producing more than 700 horsepower ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles; A Legitimate Alt-Fuel Solution? Anti-American Diversion? Or China Manipulated Tulip-like Mania?

Electric Vehicles; A Legitimate Alt-Fuel Solution? Anti-American Diversion? Or China Manipulated Tulip-like Mania?

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

Watch The Official Ford Field Introduction of the All-New Ford Explorer +VIDEO

Watch The Official Ford Field Introduction of the All-New Ford Explorer +VIDEO

Watch The Official Video Of The New Ford Explorer Exclusively Here On TheAutoChannel.com DETROIT - January 9, 2019: Ford Explorer is the all-time best-selling SUV in America. Almost 8 million have made their way into driveways and trails across the U.S. This sixth-generation of the Ford Explorer is the most advanced an ... Continue reading

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