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Vehicle Dependability Slumps as Rate of Deterioration Increases, J.D. Power Finds

Vehicle Dependability Slumps as Rate of Deterioration Increases, J.D. Power Finds

TROY, Mich.: 8 Feb. 2024 — Vehicle owners are experiencing lower levels of vehicle dependability after three years of ownership, according to the J.D. Power 2024 U.S. Vehicle Dependability StudySM (VDS), released today. ... Continue reading

The Real Story On Electric Vehicles +VIDEO - UPDATED WITH ADDED COMMENTARY

The Real Story On Electric Vehicles +VIDEO - UPDATED WITH ADDED COMMENTARY

Are EVs the future of automobiles? Probably. Do we need EVs? NO! Here's why. ... Continue reading

Automotive Industry Hot Topics January 5, 2024

Automotive Industry Hot Topics January 5, 2024

If you're interested in sharing your thoughts with us on hot topics or would like to ask us a research question, please contact Carolyn Mozheev.GM Says It's Ditching Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for Your Safety Tesla recalls nearly all vehicles sold in US to fix system that monitors drivers using Autopilot An abused ... Continue reading

2023 USA Auto Sales By Brand:

2023 USA Auto Sales By Brand:

Cox Automotive forecasts full-year 2023 U.S. auto sales to finish near 15.5 million units, up from 13.9 million in 2022 and down from the market peak of 17.5 million in 2016. Cox Automotive forecasts annual vehicle sales pace in December to be near 15.1 million, up 1.6 million from last December's 13.5 million pace but ... Continue reading

6 Dating Cars That She’ll Remember Forever

6 Dating Cars That She’ll Remember Forever

Going on a casual or serious dating website is intimidating. There are girls who will review your profile based on things like your job, your teeth, your hair, and your vehicle. ... Continue reading

Partner Wanted: Trademarked and Registered Automotive SMART TV CHANNEL Ready To Go Live

Partner Wanted: Trademarked and Registered Automotive SMART TV CHANNEL Ready To Go Live

A car guy's most important Stop On The Digital Mother Road. The Auto Channel provides focused easy to understand, easy to read helpful and fun automotive content. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Wrap-up October 29, 2023

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Wrap-up October 29, 2023

Here are Larry's picks among the past week's important, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy automotive news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy-to-understand automotive universe news nuggets. ... Continue reading

New: "THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE REVOLUTION" Explores the Rapid Expansion and Future of EVs

New: "THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE REVOLUTION" Explores the Rapid Expansion and Future of EVs

The Electric Vehicle Revolution, automotive journalist Kevin Wilson explores the fascinating, evolving world of electric vehicles, from the first EVs in the Victorian era, their rapid expansion today, and where EV technology is heading. Since the turn of the twenty-first century, EVs have gone from wonky and toes-in-th ... Continue reading

2024 Kia Telluride UP Roadtrip To MAMA New Car Spring Rally

2024 Kia Telluride UP Roadtrip To MAMA New Car Spring Rally

MAMA’s signature event, known as the Spring Rally, is based at the historic Road America race track where they bring together about 80 cars, trucks, SUVs, and crossovers, at least as many journalists and enough marketing and PR staff to keep us hoppin’ and informed for a couple days as we drive, drive, drive on the ... Continue reading

Latest (4/9/2023) Official EV Tax Incentives USA

Latest (4/9/2023) Official EV Tax Incentives USA

Get a tax credit of up to $7,500 for new vehicles purchased in or after 2023! Get a credit of up to $4,000 for used vehicles purchased from a dealer for $25,000 or less! The amount equals 30% of purchased price, with a maximum credit of $4,000. Other requirements apply. ... Continue reading

Kelley Blue Book Announces 2023 Best Resale Value Award Winners

Kelley Blue Book Announces 2023 Best Resale Value Award Winners

Toyota, Lexus Take Top Brand Honors; Kelley Blue Book Adds Additional Electric Vehicle Categories to Awards ATLANTA, March 6, 2023 -- While most car buyers understand their vehicle will depreciate – many have heard the old adage, "a vehicle loses value the moment you drive it off the lot!" – the average person may ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel, Automotive Content On The Side Of Common Sense - Online Since 1996

The Auto Channel, Automotive Content On The Side Of Common Sense - Online Since 1996

The Auto Channel Smart TV Ready, Published With Honesty, Humor, Irony, Personality and Disbelief. Car Reviews, Buyers Guides, Comparison Tools, Auto Maker News, Videos, Alt-fuels, Opinions, Features, For Car Guys and Gals ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel Online Since 1995; New and Used Car Reviews (1995-Present), Expert Help And Impressions, Logical Alt Fuel Options, Other Human Intelligence

The Auto Channel Online Since 1995; New and Used Car Reviews (1995-Present), Expert Help And Impressions, Logical Alt Fuel Options, Other Human Intelligence

WhatsUp On The Auto Channel, Smart TV Ready, Published With Honesty, Humor, Irony, Personality and Disbelief. Car Reviews, Buyers Guides, Comparison Tools, Auto Maker News, Videos, Alt-fuels, Opinions, Features, For Car Guys and Gals ... Continue reading

Official NHTSA Vehicle Recall Summary January 2, 2023

Official NHTSA Vehicle Recall Summary January 2, 2023

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

The Epic Adventure of LS Fest East 2022 by AJ Huffines +VIDEO

The Epic Adventure of LS Fest East 2022 by AJ Huffines +VIDEO

I just recently returned from my trip to LS Fest East 2022 in Bowling Green KY. You can find all the in depth details and pictures here. ... Continue reading

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