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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

MAMA Track Day - Learning to Drive (FAST!) with “Hungry Eyes.” By Martha Hindes

MAMA Track Day - Learning to Drive (FAST!) with “Hungry Eyes.” By Martha Hindes

He was talking about how a driver should read the road ahead when tearing around a road racing course at top speeds and maneuvering around tight turns or lapping a slower driver up ahead. ... Continue reading

Blue Bird Introduces New and Exclusive “X-Parts” Brand for School Buses

Blue Bird Introduces New and Exclusive “X-Parts” Brand for School Buses

Small Preview Thumbnail Small Preview Thumbnail Small Preview Thumbnail FORT VALLEY, Ga.--In expanding its range of school bus parts offered to school districts at very competitive prices, Blue Bird has launched a new school bus parts replacement program: X-Parts. The new brand features the most popular service and mai ... Continue reading

For Mark: INFINITI and MotorTrend Group Bring Japanese Automotive Invitational Back to Pebble Beach

For Mark: INFINITI and MotorTrend Group Bring Japanese Automotive Invitational Back to Pebble Beach

Hi Mark, With Pebble Beach Automotive Week fast approaching, I wanted to make sure you were aware that INFINITI and MotorTrend Group have partnered up again to present the Second Annual Japanese Automotive Invitational. The JAI is distinguished as the premier experience dedicated to Japanese automotive achievements, cu ... Continue reading

Global Vehicles for Disabled Market Projected to Reach $6.3 Billion by 2027 - Analysis on Passenger Cars, MPVs/SUVs, Pickups, and Mobility Scooters - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Vehicles for Disabled Market Projected to Reach $6.3 Billion by 2027 - Analysis on Passenger Cars, MPVs/SUVs, Pickups, and Mobility Scooters - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Vehicles for Disabled Market by Vehicle Type (Adaptive Four-Wheeler, Mobility Scooter), Manufacturer Type (OEM and Third-Party Customization), Entry Mechanism, Entry Configuration, Driving Option, Ownership, and Region - Global Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. T ... Continue reading

REMINDER: Hobbs and Buxton Featured Guests at Simeone Museum Aug. 10

REMINDER: Hobbs and Buxton Featured Guests at Simeone Museum Aug. 10

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ For Immediate Release ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ David Hobbs and Will Buxton are Featured Guests at Sime ... Continue reading

China's Low-speed Electric Vehicle (LSEV) Market 2019-2025 - With the Enforcement of New National Standards, the Market is Expected to Record a CAGR of 6% Between 2019 & 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

China's Low-speed Electric Vehicle (LSEV) Market 2019-2025 - With the Enforcement of New National Standards, the Market is Expected to Record a CAGR of 6% Between 2019 & 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "China Low-speed Electric Vehicle (LSEV) Industry Report, 2019-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. In 2018, about 45.42 million low-speed electric vehicles (LSEV) were produced in China, a 3.9% rise on an annualized basis (a 1.6-fold figure compared with China's output of 27.81 ... Continue reading

Global Electric Bicycle Market Expected to Reach $21 Billion by 2024, Growing at a CAGR of 12.5% from 2019 to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Electric Bicycle Market Expected to Reach $21 Billion by 2024, Growing at a CAGR of 12.5% from 2019 to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Electric Bicycle Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The study includes the electric bicycle (e-bike) market size and forecast for the global electric bicycle market through 2024, segmented by bicycle type, propulsion type, u ... Continue reading

Global Vehicular Communication Market Report 2019: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2013-2018 & 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Vehicular Communication Market Report 2019: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2013-2018 & 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Vehicular Communication Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The future of the global vehicular communication market looks promising with opportunities in the passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and electric vehicle markets. ... Continue reading

Renesas Electronics Innovative Automotive Chips Adopted by Nissan for its New Skyline ProPILOT 2.0

Renesas Electronics Innovative Automotive Chips Adopted by Nissan for its New Skyline ProPILOT 2.0

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Renesas R-Car SoC and RH850 MCU adopted by ProPILOT 2.0 system in the new Nissan Skyline. (Graphic: Business Wire) Renesas R-Car SoC and RH850 MCU adopted by ProPILOT 2.0 system in the new Nissan Skyline. ... Continue reading

Study Finds Electric Vehicles and Coal Plant Retirements Can Reduce Colorado Carbon Emissions by 42% and Lower Electric Rates

Study Finds Electric Vehicles and Coal Plant Retirements Can Reduce Colorado Carbon Emissions by 42% and Lower Electric Rates

BOULDER, Colo.--A new report commissioned by Community Energy, Inc. finds that electric vehicles (EVs), combined with accelerated coal plant retirements, can reduce Colorado’s CO2 emissions by 42 percent by 2040 relative to today’s levels while lowering electric utility rates. The study finds that combined emission ... Continue reading

2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro 4x4 Dbl Cab by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro 4x4 Dbl Cab by David Colman - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

You won't find much new at Tacoma headquarters this year unless you happen to be an off- road enthusiast. But if you find the notion of plunging into the scenery appealing, then you'll be ecstatic to discover what Toyota has done to upgrade their sportiest version of the compact Tacoma pickup. ... Continue reading

2019 Volvo V60 T6 AWD Momentum Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2019 Volvo V60 T6 AWD Momentum Review by David Colman +VIDEO

A finely crafted alternative to the glut of SUVs on the market. If you're interested in buying a station wagon, a Volvo specialty since 1962, you've come to the right place. ... Continue reading

2020 Subaru Outback First Drive Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Subaru Outback First Drive Review By Larry Nutson

On the road with this 182-HP Outback acceleration and overall performance is very good. I really liked the calibration of the CVT automatic which also has an 8-speed manual mode controlled with shift paddles. There’s low engine noise, unlike many other CVT-equipped vehicles. . ... Continue reading

Final Edition 2019 VW Beetle Review By Thom Cannell

Final Edition 2019 VW Beetle Review By Thom Cannell

Bullet Points—Brief observations based on a decade’s experience. After eight decades Volkswagen is halting production of the iconic Beetle. ... Continue reading

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Review By Larry Nutson - It's Downright Gorgeous

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Review By Larry Nutson - It's Downright Gorgeous

Volkswagen's new flagship halo-car, the successor to the CC sedan, turns heads. It’s downright gorgeous. ... Continue reading

New Car Review: 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SE by Mark Fulmer

New Car Review: 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SE by Mark Fulmer

As I see it, there are three good reasons why SUVs currently outsell sedans by an almost 2-1 margin. ... Continue reading

2019 Maserati Levante GTS Review By Larry Nutson

2019 Maserati Levante GTS Review By Larry Nutson

2019 Maserati Levante GTS The SUV that can make your heart pound and give you goosebumps when accelerating. My, how the automotive landscape has changed. As I look back in time I would never have thought that brands renowned for ultra luxury or boutique sports car makers would foray into the SUV market. ... Continue reading

2019 Mazda3 Hatchback Premium Package AWD by David Colman

2019 Mazda3 Hatchback Premium Package AWD by David Colman

The fit and finish of the Mazda's cockpit exceed expectations for a vehicle in this modest price range. The pleasingly business like layout of the dash, as well as the premium choice of materials for seats and door panels conspire to make this hatchback feel more expensive than it actually is. We especially enjoyed our ... Continue reading

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