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In a recent report from Edmunds.com stated the average used car price has hit a record at an average sale of $16,800 last year. This marks a 5.7% increase from the 2013 average of $15,900. The increase in used car prices mean the resale value of three- and four-year-old leased vehicles are a lot stronger. Edmunds also broke down the 2013 to 2014 used car price… Read More
Update: Apple Car Could Arrive In 2020 2.20.2015
As an update to the Apple Car story of earlier this week, Bloomberg News now reports that the tech giant has a target date of 2020 to begin fielding an electric car, much sooner than most observers thought. The effort is known as “Project Titan” and it might include some self-driving capabilities. Many critics point out that launching a car will indeed require a… Read More
Apple Developing its own Electric Car 2.18.2015
According to The Wall Street Journal and other media, Apple is reportedly developing its own electric car, one that resembles a minivan. The effort is known as “Project Titan”. Many critics point out that launching a car will indeed require a titanic effort, and certainly be a much tougher challenge for Apple than just building a better smart phone. With huge… Read More
Earlier this week Ford Motor Company released this teaser of a new Police Intercepter Utility. Built in Chicago, the Police Interceptor Utility is said to be even better with more high-tech features. Ford will be unveiling the Intercepter Untility at the Chicago Auto Show on Feb. 12.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently announced a recall of more than 2.12 million Acura, Dodge, Jeep, Honda, Pontiac, and Toyota vehicles. “Keeping the traveling public safe is our number one priority, and we expect the manufacturers to get this remedy right to prevent injury to drivers and their families,” Foxx said. The new recall covers… Read More
Kia Motors America recently announced an upcoming unveiling of an advanced and capable electric all-wheel drive (e-AWD) concept vehicle. According to Kia the newest concept is an off-roader, designed in Kia’s California design studio, created for city dwellers seeking the ultimate urban escape. It is intended to enable a wide array of outdoor activities from… Read More
A MotorWeek Sneak Peek of the 2015 NAIAS 1.13.2015
The 2015 North American International Auto Show press preview has begun. MotorWeek's Executive Producer and Host John Davis is there delivering updates on what's happening in Deroit. Vehicles from the 2016 Chevrolet Volt to the 2017 Ford GT has us all on the edge of our seats. Take a sneak peek at some of the vehicles John has his sites on! 2016 Acura NSX 2017… Read More
A new advanced battery system will be introduced in Detroit. According to the Detroit Free Press auto supplier Johnson Controls plans to introduce an advanced battery system, for the start-stop application in vehicles, at the North American International Auto Show. Johnson Controls, who has formed a partnership with Toshiba, has made plans to discuss the battery… Read More
Mercedes-Benz USA recently announced that it will relocate its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia. According to Mercedes-Benz this move is designed to better serve the company’s growing customer base and to strengthen the company's position for long-term, sustainable growth. Executives and staff will relocate from its primary facility in Montvale, New… Read More
Happy Holidays 12.19.2014
Greetings from MotorWeek, One of the pleasures of the Holiday Season is having the opportunity to say “thank you” for your contributions to our success. Wishing you and your family a wonderful Holiday Season, a Merry Christmas, and all the best for the New Year ahead!!!