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Happy Holidays 12.18.2015
Wishing you and your family a wonderful Holiday Season and all the best for the New Year ahead!
In the most recent Light Duty Fuel Economy Trends report, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Mazda Motor Corporation as the most fuel-efficient auto manufacturer in the U.S. According to the report, Mazda led the chart for model year 2014 with the highest fleet-wide adjusted fuel economy performance of 29.4 miles per gallon and the lowest… Read More
Jaguar Returns to Global Motorsport 12.15.2015
Jaguar has announced their return to global Motorsport. Starting Fall 2016, Jaguar will enter FIA Formula E, the world's first global single-seater Championship for electric powered vehicles. "I am proud to announce Jaguar's return to racing with an entry into the innovative FIA Formula E championship. Electric vehicles will absolutely play a role in… Read More
The finalists have been announced for the North American Car and Truck of the Year by the Automotive Press Association. For the past 23 years the Automotive Press Association has awarded the top rated new vehicles from a judging panel of 53 automotive journalists. The finalists for 2016 Car of the Year are: Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Civic and Mazda MX-5 Miata. The… Read More
Hyundai has announced the IONIQ, a new advanced alternative-fuel compact vehicle. The IONIQ is the first vehicle from any manufacturer to offer customers three powertrain options in a single body type. The vehicle will be available with electric, plug-in gasoline/electric hybrid, or gasoline/electric hybrid powertrain. Woong-Chul Yang, Head of Hyundai Motor R&D… Read More
Porsche Pushes Production on Mission E 12.04.2015
Porsche has announced production of the 100% electrically powered Mission E. Back in September the automaker unveiled the concept of the electric sports sedan at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Mission E is Porsche’s first all-electric powered four-seat sports car in its history. "With Mission E, we are making a clear statement about the future of the brand.… Read More
The U.S. House and Senate negotiators have created a five year road and bridge bill that that could triple the cap on fines against automakers. According to a report in the Detroit Free Press, the current highway spending patch expires Friday. Once the new highway bill goes into effect automakers who have violated the motor vehicle safety laws will now have… Read More
Mitsubishi Not Going Away Anytime Soon 12.01.2015
Mitsubishi Motors Corp has a five year plan to revive the brand that includes 3 new crossover vehicles and a new advanced technology office. In a statement to Automotive News Mitsubishi CEO Osamu Masuko said the brand will focus their limited resources to manufacture a more compact lineup. Masuko said that Mitsubishi will introduce a new small coupe-styled… Read More
General Motors will continue with plans to use more diesel engines in upcoming vehicle models despite the Volkswagen emission issues. “We're going to have a couple of really good ones, in both cars and trucks," said GM Product Chief Mark Reuss in a recent statement. According to Automotive News, GM currently offers a Chevrolet Cruze with a 2.0-liter,… Read More
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