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Ford Performance Head Moves Into Mainstream Models

The former head of Ford’s performance car manufacturing is changing roles and is now the engineering director for unibody models in North America. Dave Pericak is now working on mainstream car models that are sold on a wider scale and will attempt to bring his past experience in performance cars into the more widely sold … Read More

Mayors Join Auto Industry in Fight to Maintain EV Tax Credit

22 mayors have pressed the House and Senate committee to keep the $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit. Currently, the House has initiated to eliminate the credit from the tax credit bill, but the Senate has voted to keep it. The issue comes down to cost. Electric vehicles are still more expensive than traditional vehicles but … Read More

Tennessee is Likely Locale for Volkswagen’s New EV Factory

Although no formal decision has been made, Volkswagen is considering an expansion for its new EV Factory in the southern town of Chattanooga, TN. The plan in Tennessee currently assembles two of Volkswagen’s models: the Atlas crossover and the Passat sedan. The expansion of this current facility to make new electric models in the Volkswagen … Read More

Bugatti Recalls Involve Something Called a ‘Flying Doctor’

Bugatti is giving back and they had better. new on call mechanic”ss that inspect regularly and perform upkeep measures to ensure the owner gets all 3 millions dollars worth but lets face we probably won’t be pulling up in a Bugatti anytime soon anything less than the Powerball Bugatti Recalls Involve Something Called a ‘Flying … Read More

Ford, Alibaba sign deal that could allow automaker to sell cars online in China

A new deal between Ford and Alibaba means that Ford may be allowed to sell cars online in mainland China. Two digital marketing focused subsidiaries of Alibaba will be working with Ford to make this possible. They plan to initially do a pilot study and then continue to collaborate. Ford, Alibaba sign deal that could … Read More

Hennessey Venom F5 Aims for 300 MPH and 1600 HP

Hennessey Special is planning to win the title as the fastest car in the world. It’s new supercar, the Venom F5, is meant to hit 300 mph. If it can make the required runs, which it didn’t previously, it might have a claim with the Guinness World Records. Hennessey will also have to make more … Read More

Snodozer! GMC Adds Tracks to a Sierra 2500HD

GMC’s All Mountain truck, the Sierra Denali 2500HD is the latest in big sized trucks equipped to battle the elements in the worst of snow with tracks perfect for any outdoor use, work or play. The tracks are Mattracks 150 Series in red and the vehicle comes with snowboard racks and underbody LEDs, perfect for … Read More

Americans Are Gonna Love Our New Crossover, Mazda Claims

Mazda facing a second year of declining sales in North America hopes to turn things around with a new Crossover series tailored to the North American market. With larger competitors like Ford and GMC fielding multiple models, Mazda is ready to reinvigorate it’s presence. Expect a new model by 2022 as crossovers already account for … Read More

Honda Recalls 900,000 Odyssey Minivans for Second-Row Seats That Come Loose

Honda is recalling the odyssey due to an issue with the second row seating coming loose when braking. They have received reports of minor injuries related to this issue. Honda is looking into fixing and in the meantime they have put instructions online in order for the seats to be installed correctly. Honda Recalls 900,000 … Read More

Next Step: Uber and Volvo Teaming to Build Thousands of Driverless Cars

Starting in 2019, Uber plans to begin deployment of thousands of self driving cars. They have partnered with Volvo who will be making 24,000 XC90 SUVs for the company. Uber will be outfitting the cars with their own self-driving software and the number of cars in the fleet mean that Uber will have the largest … Read More