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Jeep® Brand Launches All-new All-electric Jeep Wagoneer S Film 'Surpass Yourself'

Jeep® Brand Launches All-new All-electric Jeep Wagoneer S Film 'Surpass Yourself'

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 22, 2024 -- The Jeep® brand today released ... Continue reading

Choose the Right Tires for Your Ride

Choose the Right Tires for Your Ride

MISSION, Kan., May 21, 2024 -- (Family Features) Many drivers have difficulty selecting the best tire for their vehicle and driving needs. For many, tire selection starts at the size then jumps to what's in stock or what's on sale. ... Continue reading

Circle K Announces Nationwide 'Fuel Day' Offering Up To 40 Cents Per Gallon Savings on May 23

Circle K Announces Nationwide 'Fuel Day' Offering Up To 40 Cents Per Gallon Savings on May 23

Circle K, the global convenience store chain, is giving its customers an easy way to save heading into the long Memorial Day holiday weekend. ... Continue reading

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Gives Most Scholarships In More Than 60 Year History

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Gives Most Scholarships In More Than 60 Year History

$11.7 million in scholarships awarded to 2,882 children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 22, 2024 -- The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (MCSF) today announced the largest number of scholarships and highest dollar amount ever awarded in one year in its more than 60-year history. For the 2024-2025 a ... Continue reading

RVshare Finds Over Half of Americans are Craving More Time Outside

RVshare Finds Over Half of Americans are Craving More Time Outside

New research underscores the important benefits of outdoor travel at a time when 57% of Americans report needing more time outside AUSTIN, Texas and AKRON, Ohio, May 22, 2024 -- As warmer temperatures usher in the RV season and the summer solstice nears, RVshare, the largest community for RV owners and renters, is trac ... Continue reading

Take The Master Class - Ethanol 101 to 402 - It's Easy and Free

Take The Master Class - Ethanol 101 to 402 - It's Easy and Free

What's the deal with ethanol fuel? The deal is that ethanol fuel has been wrongfully suppressed for more than 100 years, and there are very few people willing to really talk about it. ... Continue reading

Just So You Know! Government Incentives Are Underwriting the Electric Trucks Industry

Just So You Know! Government Incentives Are Underwriting the Electric Trucks Industry

Government regulations are accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles into fleets across the nation. The U.S. federal government's Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is providing up to $40,000 per vehicle in tax incentives to buyers or lessors of commercial electric vehicles; either 30% of the original purchase price of ... Continue reading

Carmakers Grossed Over $20 Trillion in the Past Decade, more than China`s GDP

Carmakers Grossed Over $20 Trillion in the Past Decade, more than China`s GDP

Carmakers Grossed Over $20 Trillion in the Past Decade, more than China`s GDP Rising costs, high interest rates, slow consumer spending, and supply chain disruptions have made 2024 another challenging year for the global automotive industry. But despite the fourth year of hardship, carmakers have still managed to gener ... Continue reading

Outdoorsy Releases Generations in the Wild: The 2024 U.S. Family RV Travel Report

Outdoorsy Releases Generations in the Wild: The 2024 U.S. Family RV Travel Report

Teens drop tech and look to faith for meaning during family road trips. Baby Boomers beef up multigenerational camping plans this summer. ... Continue reading

Auto Insurer Digital Points Are Now Primary Driver of New Customers, J.D. Power Finds

Auto Insurer Digital Points Are Now Primary Driver of New Customers, J.D. Power Finds

J.D. Power 2024 U.S. Insurance Digital Experience Study,SM released today, a strong majority of auto insurance websites and apps are doing a good job delivering on foundational functional capabilities, but far fewer are delivering the type of value-added services that set them apart from the pack. ... Continue reading

Enough is Enough! Advance Auto Parts Survey Reveals More Americans will Hit the Road this Summer Due to Air Travel Stress, Safety Concerns

Enough is Enough! Advance Auto Parts Survey Reveals More Americans will Hit the Road this Summer Due to Air Travel Stress, Safety Concerns

Advance Auto Parts offers free curbside services including battery testing and installation, wiper blade installation and check engine light scanning, to ensure motorists are ready to roll for their summer road trips. ... Continue reading

Vantrue 3 in 1 JS1 Car Jump Starter Passes Auto Technician Real-world Test

Vantrue 3 in 1 JS1 Car Jump Starter Passes Auto Technician Real-world Test

Theres nothing worse than going out to your car only to find it wont start. Not everyone has jumper cables in their vehicle, plus that’s only half the solution, you would need another vehicle. ... Continue reading

Jeepers Go Topless to Raise Money for Charity

Jeepers Go Topless to Raise Money for Charity

PAOLI, Pa.--Barricade, an industry leader in off-road Jeep Wrangler products, is proud to announce that this year’s Barricade Go Topless Day was celebrated in all fifty states and 6 countries, bringing together Jeepers to celebrate summer and raise money for a number of local charities. 460-plus events were held worl ... Continue reading

AAA: Nearly 44 Million Travelers Leaving Town for Unofficial Start of Summer

AAA: Nearly 44 Million Travelers Leaving Town for Unofficial Start of Summer

This year’s total number of travelers is a 4% increase over last year and comes close to matching 2005’s record of 44 million Memorial Day travelers. “Long holiday weekends like Memorial Day are the perfect way to kick off the summer travel season and Americans will be traveling in record-breaking n ... Continue reading

Blue Bird Debuts Electric Step Van at 2024 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo

Blue Bird Debuts Electric Step Van at 2024 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo

Blue Bird teamed up with Xos and Morgan Olson to build the prototype of the groundbreaking last-mile delivery commercial vehicle. ... Continue reading

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