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Brian Murphy Replaces His Million Mile Nissan Frontier

Brian Murphy Replaces His Million Mile Nissan Frontier

After more than a million miles of hard work, Brian Murphy's 2007 Nissan Frontier is headed to its birthplace as Murphy swapped his ... Continue reading

Ford Announces Jim Hackett to Retire as President and CEO; Jim Farley to Succeed Hackett as Company Continues Transformation +VIDEO

Ford Announces Jim Hackett to Retire as President and CEO; Jim Farley to Succeed Hackett as Company Continues Transformation +VIDEO

-Ford Motor Company today announced that Jim Hackett, who has led the company’s transformation since 2017, plans to retire from the company. Jim Farley has been named the company’s new president and CEO and will join the board of directors, effective Oct. ... Continue reading

2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Close-up

2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Close-up

World Car Design of the Year winner adds enhanced performance Skyactiv-G 2.5T engine will deliver up to 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque on premium 93 octane fuel IRVINE, Calif. (July 8, 2020) – The launch of the fourth generation Mazda3 stirred emotions with its bold yet sophisticated styling. ... Continue reading

2021 MAZDA3 2.5 TURBO FULL REVEAL

2021 MAZDA3 2.5 TURBO FULL REVEAL

The 2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo, generated resounding excitement with owners and fans when it was announced in July. ... Continue reading

Nissan reports first-quarter results and outlook for FY2020

Nissan reports first-quarter results and outlook for FY2020

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2020, and the outlook for fiscal year 2020. ... Continue reading

Hagerty and Collectors’ Car Garage Join Forces, Create National Network Of Car Club Plus Facilities

Hagerty and Collectors’ Car Garage Join Forces, Create National Network Of Car Club Plus Facilities

‘Hagerty Garage + Social’ will provide premium storage, gathering places, events and experiences TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., (August 4, 2020) – Hagerty has joined forces with Collectors’ Car Garage (CCG) to create Hagerty Garage + Social, a planned national network of home bases for local car enthusiasts, offering pr ... Continue reading

Maps Off the Beaten Path: Telenav®, Ford Navigation Tech Keeps Routing

Maps Off the Beaten Path: Telenav®, Ford Navigation Tech Keeps Routing

As the all-new F-150 pickup and Bronco two- and four-door 4x4 rugged SUVs take customers on ever more extreme adventures, Ford and Telenav are helping ensure their connected navigation technologies continue working on far-off adventures unlike smartphone mapping apps that cease to work outside cellular range. That is b ... Continue reading

China’s NIO delivered 3,533 vehicles in July 2020

China’s NIO delivered 3,533 vehicles in July 2020

China’s NIO delivered 3,533 vehicles in July 2020, representing a 322.1% growth year-over-year. On July 24, 2020, NIO began taking production orders for the 5-seater premium smart electric coupe SUV. ... Continue reading

Water Sport? Tips To Safely Load Your SEAT Leon Sportstourer

Water Sport? Tips To Safely Load Your SEAT Leon Sportstourer

Summer without frights Summer is here and it’s time for water activities, which often require specific equipment that must be safely loaded into your car Organising the boot, properly securing the load and using the roof rack when necessary are among the key tips for safely transporting your equipmentThe spacious boo ... Continue reading

2020 Lexus LS 500 AWD Review by John Heilig

2020 Lexus LS 500 AWD Review by John Heilig

Lexus Review: REVIEWED MODEL: 2020 Lexus LS 500 AWD SPECS, ENGINE: 3.5-liter twin turbo V6 TRANSMISSION: 10-speed automatic with paddle shifters HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 416 hp @ 6,000 rpm/442 lb.-ft. @ 1,600-4,800 rpm WHEELBASE: 123.0 in. ... Continue reading

2020 Subaru Ascent Touring Review By Martha Hindes

2020 Subaru Ascent Touring Review By Martha Hindes

They say it's size that matters. In the case of Subaru, entering the third 20's decade there was a missing link in their long list of midsize sporty vehicles – their original all wheel drive that decades ago helped set the standard for snow-worthy, slick road-worthy driving when almost no other car maker had that eng ... Continue reading

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