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"2018 to 1993 Professional Car Reviews and Truck Reviews"

Professional Car Reviews, Car Reviews, New Car Reviews, 2017–1994 Acura Reviews 2017–2016, Alfa Romeo Reviews 2015–2005, Aston Martin Reviews 2018–1996, Audi Reviews 2016–2004, Bentley Reviews 2018–1994, BMW Reviews 2017–1993, Buick Reviews, 2017–1994 Cadillac Reviews, 2018–1993 Chevrolet Reviews, 201 ... Continue reading

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2019 VOLVO XC40 - FIRST DRIVE BY STEVE PURDY

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2019 VOLVO XC40 - FIRST DRIVE BY STEVE PURDY

Our introduction to the XC40 involved a circuit around Austin visiting a variety of craftspeople who helped the Volvo folks flesh out the story of its design philosophy. ... Continue reading

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The Auto Channel: 100% Brand Safe and effective Advertising Environment People want and need auto information and The Auto Channel will provide them with instant access to a massive editorially unbiased on-line multi-media library of automotive information and entertainment. ... Continue reading

Volvo Trucks Introduces First All-Electric Truck

Volvo Trucks Introduces First All-Electric Truck

Volvo Trucks now introduces its first all-electric truck for commercial use – the Volvo FL Electric for urban distribution and refuse operations, among other applications. Sales and series production of the new model will start in Europe next year. ... Continue reading

IIHS: Good ratings for 5 small SUVs in passenger-side small overlap crash test

IIHS: Good ratings for 5 small SUVs in passenger-side small overlap crash test

ARLINGTON, Va. — In a new round of evaluations, 5 of 7 small SUVs earn good ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety for occupant protection in a passenger-side small overlap front crash. ... Continue reading

AIADA Market Watch 04/04/18 - International Nameplate Auto Sales Scoreboard

AIADA Market Watch 04/04/18 - International Nameplate Auto Sales Scoreboard

International brands were led last month by Acura (up 15.7 percent from last March), Mitsubishi (up 21.7 percent), and Volkswagen (up 17.8 percent). In contrast, Hyundai’s sales slipped 10.9 percent, due in part to the lack of SUVs and crossovers in its lineup. Throughout the industry, light trucks continued to drive ... Continue reading

Lured by Rising SUV Sales, Automakers Flood Market With Models

Lured by Rising SUV Sales, Automakers Flood Market With Models

New York March 28, 2018; Reuters reported that demand for sport utility vehicles in the United States is booming, but the number of new models vying for a share of that market is growing even faster, threatening the fat profits automakers have enjoyed. At the New York Auto show this week, automakers will unveil another ... Continue reading

Next Volvo Wagon Makes North American Debut at 2018 New York Auto Show

Next Volvo Wagon Makes North American Debut at 2018 New York Auto Show

As Swedish luxury automaker Volvo Cars moves into its next growth stage, the new Volvo V60 wagon and a luxury trim of the XC40 compact SUV will make their North American debuts at the New York International Auto Show next week. The 2019 XC40 Inscription, a luxurious trim on Volvo’s new compact SUV with unique styling ... Continue reading

Volvo Takes Top Honors at Amelia Island Concours d'elegance

Volvo Takes Top Honors at Amelia Island Concours d'elegance

Volvo Cars received top honors at the prestigious Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance over the weekend when the new V90 luxury wagon was named a 2018 AUTOMOBILE All-Star. It is Volvo’s third consecutive AUTOMOBILE All-Star award (XC90 SUV in 2016 and S90 sedan in 2017), and the third major product award for the Swedi ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Nuggets March 5-11, 2018; Geneva, Amelia Island, Flying Car; 2019 Volvo XC40; Tariffs; Ford and Hyundai Recalls; Japanese Fuel Cell Goals; Toyota and Mazda Venture

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Nuggets March 5-11, 2018; Geneva, Amelia Island, Flying Car; 2019 Volvo XC40; Tariffs; Ford and Hyundai Recalls; Japanese Fuel Cell Goals; Toyota and Mazda Venture

Every Sunday Larry Nutson, Senior Editor and Chicago Car Guy along with fellow senior editors Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell from The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau, give you TACH's "take" on this past week's automotive news in easy to "catch up" news nuggets. For More search the past 25 year's millions of (Indexed By Goog ... Continue reading

2018 Volvo XC60 Rocky Mountain Review +VIDEO By Dan Poler

2018 Volvo XC60 Rocky Mountain Review +VIDEO By Dan Poler

Volvo’s XC60 has been completely redesigned for 2018, a much-needed update to the line. And the update has been beautifully executed as with most of Volvo’s recent releases. The exterior of the vehicle looks quintessentially Volvo but feels more designed by artists than by engineers. ... Continue reading

February 2018 International Auto Brand North American Sales Scoreboard

February 2018 International Auto Brand North American Sales Scoreboard

Despite a slowing U.S. auto market, international brands maintained a strong presence in February. International brands were led last month by Audi (up 12.4 percent from last February), Mazda (up 12.7 percent), and Toyota (up 4.4 percent). Toyota had its best February ever for light truck sales, while Subaru, up 3.8 pe ... Continue reading

Daimler AG welcomes new long-term shareholder

Daimler AG welcomes new long-term shareholder

Daimler AG confirms that the entrepreneur Li Shufu has acquired 9.69% (103,619,340 shares) of the company. Daimler is pleased to announce that with Li Shufu it could win another long-term orientated shareholder, which is convinced by Daimler’s innovation strength, the strategy and the future potential. ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion Or Just A Modern China and Friends Good Old Tulip Frenzy?

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion Or Just A Modern China and Friends Good Old Tulip Frenzy?

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

USA Today Shows Top 10 Vehicles With Manual Transmission, "TACH's Perfect Match" Shows You All

USA Today Shows Top 10 Vehicles With Manual Transmission, "TACH's Perfect Match" Shows You All

For some drivers, pushing a clutch pedal and rowing your gears are among the most satisfying parts of the driving experience. For others, nostalgia explains the attraction. If you're in either camp, know that many mainstream cars are available with a manual ... Continue reading

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