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Future Of $2 billion Motorsports Industry At Risk From EPA

Future Of $2 billion Motorsports Industry At Risk From EPA

The $2 billion racing industry is pushing back by seeking passage of the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act of 2021 (H.R. 3281), a bipartisan bill which clarifies the motorsports-parts industry’s ability to sell products that enable racers to compete, and protects Americans’ right to convert street ... Continue reading

Aftermarket Universe- ACMA Automechanika showcases array of aftermarket products at its maiden virtual edition

Aftermarket Universe- ACMA Automechanika showcases array of aftermarket products at its maiden virtual edition

It is interesting to note that last year, which was probably the most challenging year due to the out-break of the pandemic, all segments of the industry, be it supplies to OEMs, or exports or the imports, suffered badly, however, the aftermarket remained robust. The ongoing virtual fair ACMA Automechanika showcases ov ... Continue reading

Kelley Blue Book Helps Car Shoppers Navigate Electric Car Tax Credits

Kelley Blue Book Helps Car Shoppers Navigate Electric Car Tax Credits

Electric cars undoubtedly are the wave of the future, and growth in the segment is on quite an upward trajectory. According to data from Cox Automotive, electrified vehicles accounted for 7.8% of the total Q1 2021 sales, up from 4.8% in the same period last year. ... Continue reading

CAR MBS Going LIVE In Traverse City

CAR MBS Going LIVE In Traverse City

You read that right. We are excited to announce that CAR MBS will be back at the Grand Traverse Resort for one of the year's first in-person automotive events. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL FIRE RISK - DO NOT DRIVE - 2020-21 GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express Park Outside

NHTSA RECALL FIRE RISK - DO NOT DRIVE - 2020-21 GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express Park Outside

Owners of select GM and Chevrolet vehicles listed below should park their vehicles outside and away from homes, structures, and other flammable materials such as vegetation, until their vehicles have been repaired, due to a new recall for the risk of fire. Positive battery cable short circuit GM issued a safety recall ... Continue reading

The Incredible Edible Car - Squirrel Buffet On Wheels

The Incredible Edible Car - Squirrel Buffet On Wheels

In recent years, the auto industry has become very focused on the initiative to “go green” with a major shift to try and reduce reliance on petroleum based products. This has led to a whole variety of car parts being made from different organic substances such as soy, corn, sugar cane, recycled wood, castor beans, ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel, Automotive Content Channel- A Million Pages Archived By Single Topics (1993-Present)

The Auto Channel, Automotive Content Channel- A Million Pages Archived By Single Topics (1993-Present)

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

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - August 24, 2020 | Ford, Mercedes, Jeep, Lincoln, BMW, RAM,Triumph, Freightliner, Coachman, JAYCO, Cruise Car, Coachman, Winnebago, Others.

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - August 24, 2020 | Ford, Mercedes, Jeep, Lincoln, BMW, RAM,Triumph, Freightliner, Coachman, JAYCO, Cruise Car, Coachman, Winnebago, Others.

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.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

U.S. Auto Parts Network Is Now CarParts.com

U.S. Auto Parts Network Is Now CarParts.com

U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc. today announced it has formally changed its name to CarParts.com, Inc. Following its sales growth and its inclusion in the Russell 2000® Index, the company decided it needed a name that reflected the tech-forward company it has become. The company, which has been a leader in online afterm ... Continue reading

World Motorsports Inc. Launches New Website

World Motorsports Inc. Launches New Website

World Motorsports Inc., a boutique automotive shop in Los Angeles, launched their new website, https://world-motorsports.com/, at 1 PM PST. The site highlights their performance upgrade packages for luxury cars and their world-class wind tunnel dynamometer. ... Continue reading

Icahn Automotive Awards Scholarships to 15 Aspiring Automotive Technicians

Icahn Automotive Awards Scholarships to 15 Aspiring Automotive Technicians

Icahn Automotive recently awarded $2500 “Find Your Drive” scholarships to 15 aspiring automotive technicians. ... Continue reading

NACS Fuels Institute Creates EV Council Plus EV Tutorial

NACS Fuels Institute Creates EV Council Plus EV Tutorial

Research will focus on information that will give fuel retailers the knowledge needed to prepare for EVs. The electrification of the transportation industry has gone from doubt and denial to acceptance. ... Continue reading

Your Nose Knows: Six Vehicle Warning Signs You Can Smell

Your Nose Knows: Six Vehicle Warning Signs You Can Smell

Most vehicles start out with a "new car smell," but there are other specific odors that motorists should never ignore. Identifying these suspect smells early on can help car owners be car care aware and avoid the hassle and expense of an unexpected breakdown, says the Car Care Council. ... Continue reading

TACH Automotive News Library Indexed By Single Topics (1993-2020)

TACH Automotive News Library Indexed By Single Topics (1993-2020)

Single Topic Automotive Content Index ... Continue reading

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