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NHTSA Official Recall Notice February 25, 2020

NHTSA Official Recall Notice February 25, 2020

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number 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 the VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Veloster N Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Hyundai Veloster N Review by David Colman +VIDEO

With their new N line of competition based offerings, Hyundai has taken speed management to the Nth degree. The Veloster N's status as the hot ticket in the sports coupe market is due to its ultra peaky turbo motor, and six speed manual transmission, a cleverly crafted combination that elevates driving from a chore to ... Continue reading

2020 Lexus UX Crossover Windy City Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Lexus UX Crossover Windy City Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Lexus UX A Crossover for the Urban Dweller - Lexus first introduced its new compact luxury crossover, the UX, last year as a 2019 model. It’s very car-like. ... Continue reading

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel"

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel"

THE ETHANOL PAPERS is a rough-and-tumble, no holds-barred examination of the ethanol vs. gasoline issue. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Auto News Nuggets - A Recap Of Key Automotive News Week Ending February 22, 2020

Nutson's Auto News Nuggets - A Recap Of Key Automotive News Week Ending February 22, 2020

* The annual NADA show, the National Automobile Dealers Association that is, ran this week in Las Vegas. Of note, total light-vehicle sales for 2020 are forecasted to finish near 16.6 million. ... Continue reading

Made In Kentucky 2020 AWD Toyota Camry and 2021 Avalon Launched

Made In Kentucky 2020 AWD Toyota Camry and 2021 Avalon Launched

Developed and Assembled in the U.S. Exclusively for North America Available as Stand-Alone Option on Most Model Grades Exemplary Fuel Efficiency with 202-Horsepower Engine Shared TNGA Technology from RAV4 PARK CITY, Utah (February 18, 2020) – While others are abandoning the sedan segment, Toyota continues to double-d ... Continue reading

The Moral Case for Internal Combustion Engines Powered By Ethanol +VIDEO

The Moral Case for Internal Combustion Engines Powered By Ethanol +VIDEO

Efficiency, capability, accessibility, affordability, and clean mobility - even cleaner than electric motors! By Marc J. Rauch - Author of The Ethanol Papers* Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL ... Continue reading

Yes, Tin Lizzie Was An Alcoholic

Yes, Tin Lizzie Was An Alcoholic

SPECIAL FEATURE - Correcting Bad Revisionist History About Ford's Multi-Fuel Model T Automobile ... Continue reading

2020 Toyota Avalon Road Trip Scottsdale To Jerome By Steve Purdy

2020 Toyota Avalon Road Trip Scottsdale To Jerome By Steve Purdy

The sun is just up glowing over my left shoulder as I cross I-17 on Carefree Highway just north of Phoenix and pass the last traffic signal. It took nearly an hour to break away from the oppressive suburban environment of Scottsdale and out into the open spaces of the Sonoran Desert. ... Continue reading

2020 Volvo S60 T8 E-AWD R-Design Review by David Colman

2020 Volvo S60 T8 E-AWD R-Design Review by David Colman

The velvety feel of the controls in this Volvo are unmatched by any other manufacturer. There is a silkiness to the operation of the stalks that makes you think you're driving a car costing more than $100,000. ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB TALK RADIO FROM NYC, Saturday February 22, 2020; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB TALK RADIO FROM NYC, Saturday February 22, 2020; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 To Speak With An Auto Lab Expert. Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, pr ... Continue reading

APPLICATIONS FOR AUDRAIN NEWPORT CONCOURS GOES ONLINE

APPLICATIONS FOR AUDRAIN NEWPORT CONCOURS GOES ONLINE

The Audrain Newport Concours & Motor Week today opened registration online for cars looking to compete October 4th on the lawn of the historic and breathtaking Breakers mansion in Newport, Rhode Island. Cars built prior to 1970 that exemplify the Concours core theme of “History, Luxury & Sport will all be considered. ... Continue reading

Used Cars Sales: How car age & location varies across US

Used Cars Sales: How car age & location varies across US

In a new study of used car sales, LendingTree analyzed more than 600,000 auto loan queries from prospective borrowers in the top 100 U.S. metros (based on population). We discovered the national average age of a used car people sought to finance was about five years old. But some parts of the country prefer older used ... Continue reading