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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Farmers Over an Ethanol Barrel: We Aren’t Going to Walk the Plank - Special Feature

Farmers Over an Ethanol Barrel: We Aren’t Going to Walk the Plank - Special Feature

It’s time for farmers to teach the ethanol industry leaders how to chew gum and walk – or walk the plank. Despite hundreds of millions spent to “save the RFS” (Renewable Fuels Standard) based on a E15-only mantra, it has fallen on deaf ears. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Reports September Sales of 27,433 Vehicles, Up 4.8%

Mercedes-Benz Reports September Sales of 27,433 Vehicles, Up 4.8%

ATLANTA--Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported September sales of 27,433 Mercedes-Benz models, a 4.8% increase over September 2018. Additionally, Mercedes-Benz Vans recorded September sales of 4,569, bringing MBUSA to a grand total of 32,002 vehicles for the month, an increase of 4.5%. On a year-to-date basis, MBUSA ... Continue reading

BMW of North America Reports September 2019 U.S. Sales.

BMW of North America Reports September 2019 U.S. Sales.

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.--BMW brand sales totaled 27,467 vehicles in September 2019, an increase of 6.0 percent over the 25,908 vehicles sold in September 2018. Year-to-date, BMW brand sales in the U.S. are up 3.3 percent. ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi Plug In Hybrid Review By John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi Plug In Hybrid Review By John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Ford Fusion Platinum Energi ENGINE: 2.0-liter Atkinson Cycle I-4 Plug-in TRANSMISSION: ECVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 188 combined hp/129 lb.-ft. gasoline engine torque WHEELBASE: 112.2 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Range Rover Sport HSE MHEV Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 Range Rover Sport HSE MHEV Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 Range Rover Sport HSE MHEV Be Seen and Go Anywhere By Larry Nutson Executive Producer and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_5460) Mention the Land Rover name and virtually everyone knows of the refined British luxury SUV brand with go-anywhere capability. Land Rover’s Range Rover Sport offers tha ... Continue reading

2019 Honda Insight Review by Mark Fulmer

2019 Honda Insight Review by Mark Fulmer

2019 Honda Insight Review by Mark Fulmer The Strength of 23 and 50+ If your new car priorities are affordabilty and effeciency, then how does a 23K sticker price and 50+ miles per gallon sound? After a week of driving in the new Insight, I came away very pleased with the practicality and styling of Honda's on-again, of ... Continue reading

2019 Cadillac XT4 A Drivers Review by Thom Cannell - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Cadillac XT4 A Drivers Review by Thom Cannell - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

There are two variations of the new XT4, each built for a different audiences. They are the Luxury or Premium Luxury models, and the Sport. The Luxury edition, starting at $37,790 (which we didn’t test), is available in front wheel drive (FWD) and all wheel drive (AWD). AWD is a stand-alone $2,500 option that was fit ... Continue reading

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