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Modern Tulip Frenzy - Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

Modern Tulip Frenzy - Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

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

Researching A 10 Year Old Car?

Researching A 10 Year Old Car?

2007 Specs, 2007 Comparisons, 2007 prices, Reviews Of 2007 Cars and Trucks, Because Every Used Car is New To Someone ... Continue reading

International Brands US Auto Sales Scoreboard January 2018

International Brands US Auto Sales Scoreboard January 2018

International brands led the American auto industry in January. Some of the brands driving the charge included BMW (up 5 percent from last January), Nissan (up 12.1 percent), and Toyota (up 17 percent). Toyota had its best month ever for light truck sales and saw the redesigned Camry’s sales climb 21.3 percent to be ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz USA January 2018 Sales

Mercedes-Benz USA January 2018 Sales

Feb 1, 2018 – ATLANTA Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported January sales of 25,307 units, compared to 25,527 vehicles sold during the same period last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported best-ever January sales with 2,191 units (up 6.9%) and smart reported 105 units, bringing the MBUSA grand total to 27,603 vehicle ... Continue reading

2018 Detroit Auto Show Detroit News Readers Choice Awards

2018 Detroit Auto Show Detroit News Readers Choice Awards

The Detroit News annual Readers’ Choice Awards were revealed today with the Lincoln Navigator taking Best of Show and Best Road-Trip Ride honors. The Ford GT, Infiniti Q Inspiration, Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Kia Stinger, SMART fortwo, Toyota Concept-i WALK, BMW i8 Roadster and Chrysler Pacifica earned top awards in sev ... Continue reading

Which Used Car Brands Borrowers are Stretching the Most to Buy

Which Used Car Brands Borrowers are Stretching the Most to Buy

LendingTree®,has released the findings of its study on which car makes borrowers are stretching the most to afford. ... Continue reading

2018 Philadelphia Auto Show Returns January 27 to February 4

2018 Philadelphia Auto Show Returns January 27 to February 4

EAST NORRITON, Pa.--2018 Philadelphia Auto Show Returns January 27 to February 4, The Auto Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia (ADAGP), owner and producer of the Philadelphia Auto Show, announces the event’s return to the Pennsylvania Convention Center from Jan. 27 to Feb. ... Continue reading

2018 to 1993 Professional Car Reviews and Truck Reviews

2018 to 1993 Professional Car Reviews and Truck Reviews

2018 Professional Car Reviews To 1993 Car Reviews, 2018 Truck Reviews To 1993 Truck Reviews Includes In-depth Specs, Side By Side Vehicle Comparisons2017–1994 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 ... Continue reading

New Cars For 2017 - 2017 New Car Reviews And 2017 Truck Reviews

New Cars For 2017 - 2017 New Car Reviews And 2017 Truck Reviews

2017 Car Reviews & 2017 Truck Reviews ... Continue reading

US Car Models That Will Not Be Back In 2018 - Raise Your Hand If You'll Miss Them

US Car Models That Will Not Be Back In 2018 - Raise Your Hand If You'll Miss Them

Detroit December 12, 2017; According to USA Today the models below will not be available in the US in 2018. Chevrolet SS. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz USA November 2017 US Sales

Mercedes-Benz USA November 2017 US Sales

November sales of 30,838 units, an increase of 1.6% from the 30,363 vehicles sold during the same period last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported best-ever November sales with 3,274 units (up 27.7%) and smart reported 130 units, bringing the MBUSA grand total to 34,242 vehicles for the month (up 2.2%). On a year-to-date ... Continue reading

Daimler Splits into Three Companies

Daimler Splits into Three Companies

Daimler Board of Management decides on first steps to strengthen the divisional structure Plans for three legally independent entities under the roof and lead of Daimler AG Strengthening of the corporate structure will serve future success of Daimler Agreement with employee representatives on cornerstones of a balance ... Continue reading

MERCEDES-BENZ US AUTO SALES AUGUST 2017; Down 2.9%

MERCEDES-BENZ US AUTO SALES AUGUST 2017; Down 2.9%

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported August sales of 25,373 units, compared to 28,404 vehicles sold during the same month last year. On a year-to-date basis, Mercedes-Benz retails totaled 213,242 units, down 2.9% from the previous year. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL INDEX- August 7, 2018: GMC Chevrolet; BMW, smart, Toyota Hybrid Avalon Camry, Ford, RV's, Trailers

NHTSA RECALL INDEX- August 7, 2018: GMC Chevrolet; BMW, smart, Toyota Hybrid Avalon Camry, Ford, RV's, Trailers

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

Oops! EV technology showcase fizzles. Or is it the user’s fault?

Oops! EV technology showcase fizzles. Or is it the user’s fault?

Of course auto journalists are widely known for taking advantage of freebies such as hotel rooms, test cars, dinners and such. Our confident mused that even if the cars weren’t charging, a few drivers had copped the prime parking spots – available only when charging is active. As long as they were plugged in, no on ... Continue reading

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