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Friday, May 22, 2020

Letter from Europe, Masks, Kia's, Ferrari, Pacifica and Driving In The Rain To Suzie

Letter from Europe, Masks, Kia's, Ferrari, Pacifica and Driving In The Rain To Suzie

by Andrew Frankl European Bureau Chief The Auto Channel I’ve been in sticky situations before but this one is unique. LIke everyone else I am at home having taken my mask off. ... Continue reading

2020 New York Auto Show | Fahgetaboutit | Thanks China! | Organizers Focused on Spring 2021 Event

2020 New York Auto Show | Fahgetaboutit | Thanks China! | Organizers Focused on Spring 2021 Event

As of today, the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center continues to be closed for all expo business due to its role as a field hospital for COVID-19 cases. Although it currently has no patients, the facility remains set-up as an active hospital and is in standby mode for the foreseeable future. ... Continue reading

Expert Insight: Auto Dealer Ad Spending Trends Entering Memorial Day Weekend

Expert Insight: Auto Dealer Ad Spending Trends Entering Memorial Day Weekend

New data from PureCars CEO, Jeremy Anspach, that shows the increase in ad spending from auto dealers in May (to date) compared with all of April spending. Background: Auto sales slowed significantly in March when the COVID-19 pandemic forced many people across the country to stay home. ... Continue reading

Geely Holding Chairman Proposes Reforms on Chinese Automotive Taxation and Motorcycle Regulations at Annual Legislative Meetings

Geely Holding Chairman Proposes Reforms on Chinese Automotive Taxation and Motorcycle Regulations at Annual Legislative Meetings

Li Shufu, Chairman of Geely Holding, submitted three proposals to the 2020 Two Sessions meeting in Beijing. First proposal calls for a redistribution of automotive taxation proceeds to be shared between central and regional governments. ... Continue reading

NACS Reports COVID-19 Sets Back Pace of Auto Industry Trends

NACS Reports COVID-19 Sets Back Pace of Auto Industry Trends

Deloitte surveyed more than 35,000 consumers in 20 countries to explore their opinions on emerging connected, autonomous, shared and electrified automotive technologies for its 2020 Global Automotive Consumer Study. As you can imagine, those insights have shifted since the global COVID-19 pandemic crisis. ... Continue reading

2020 Acura MDX SH-AWD A-Spec by Mark Fulmer

2020 Acura MDX SH-AWD A-Spec by Mark Fulmer

2020 Acura MDX SH-AWD w/Tech & A-Spec Luxurious Contradictions New but the same. Some things don't change even when the year does, and the 2020 MDX is one of them. ... Continue reading

2020 Mustang Convertible Auto Channel Review | Ponying up 56 years of performance | By Thom Cannell

2020 Mustang Convertible Auto Channel Review | Ponying up 56 years of performance | By Thom Cannell

2020 Mustang Convertible; The EcoBoost engine was a torque monster (have you ever said that about a four cylinder engine?). Fuel economy was surprising, coming in around 25 mpg overall in mostly urban stop-and-go driving with many, too many stoplights. ... Continue reading

2021 Kia Seltos Review | Value Plus By Larry Nutson

2021 Kia Seltos Review | Value Plus By Larry Nutson

2021 Kia Seltos Review - Automakers keep loading the market with new SUV models. 2021 Kia Seltos Review ... Continue reading

2020 Cadillac XT6 Review by Larry Nutson

2020 Cadillac XT6 Review by Larry Nutson

In spite of predictions of declining new vehicle sales, automakers continue to introduce new models. This is especially true when it comes to SUVs. ... Continue reading

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