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  • Production of Titan Tire?s super-giant Big Daddy behemoth is expected to resume within several days following an industrial accident during the manufacturing process.
  • Green Earth Technologies reports it is offering a solution to foreign oil dependency and environmental uncertainty with its G-OIL ultimate biodegradable green motor oils. These oils recently met and passed all the engine test criteria for The America
  • Hyundai Motor America has entered an agreement with WALKAWAY USA, LLC to offer consumers unique financial protection in this uncertain economic environment called the "Hyundai Assurance Program."
  • In 2009, Volvo isn?t stopping its car that stops itself from being showcased around the country. The Volvo XC60 with standard City Safety is going on the nationwide From Sweden with Lov Experiential Tour, stopping in more than 85 cities.
  • Although the Chevrolet Camaro may currently be on production hiatus with GM (1967-2002), this certainly hasn't stopped thousands of dedicated Camaro followers from enjoying one of the most celebrated pony cars in American motoring. In fact, it may ha
  • Our industry watches the fate of the light-truck market very closely. According to SEMA research, sales of light-truck performance parts and accessories have doubled over the past 10 years and it's now a $13 billion industry at the retail sales level
  • Automotive Lease Guide (ALG) has announced its annual Residual Value Awards, which honor those vehicles in each automotive segment predicted to retail the highest percentage of their original price after a conventional three-year lease term.
  • George and Lisa Kupfner, from Superior, Colorado, own these two limited-edition Berger Camaro SSs. The first car, a dark blue 2001 Berger SS, was the 34th produced by GMMG and originally equipped with the 380-hp/400 lb.-ft. Phase-1 350 GM small block
  • Forty years since it introduced electronic fuel injection, Bosch continues to upgrade the technology as it supplies automobile manufacturers and the aftermarket around the world with the most advanced fuel injection systems available. Bosch provides
  • It's no military secret that Detroit's economy is somewhere between dead and buried. Thus, the assumption is that most car dealers probably have a second job involving customer surveys asking, "Would you like paper or plastic?" or saying, "You can su
  • According to the latest Kelley Blue Book Marketing Research Study, new vehicle shoppers plan to adjust their shopping habits due to high gasoline prices. They plan to spend less money on themselves so they can give to others during this holiday seaso
  • The V-8 engine, long a symbol of power for American car companies, is sputtering. At the Detroit auto show, Detroit's Big Three are promoting smaller engines and alternative-fuel vehicles, eliminating the V-8 from many models and relegating it to nic
  • After an eight-year sales slide in the U.S., Isuzu Motors Ltd. is leaving the U.S. auto sales wars. Isuzu said in late January it would stop selling its pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S. early next year. Isuzu had originally been a pioneer in the Am
  • American Honda Motor Co., Inc., delivered its second FCX Clarity to Jamie Lee Curtis on July 31. Curtis and husband Christopher Guest are the second of approximately 200 customers who will begin leasing the vehicle in the United States and Japan over
  • To help vehicle manufacturers in their pursuit to improve fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) offers insight on the benefits of steel.
  • AltCar Expo 2008 is expected to include one of the nation's largest displays of alternative fuel vehicles and feature the first production Tesla Roadster.
  • Ford Motor Company reports that it will invest $75 million in Michigan Truck Plant's body shop to prepare for small-vehicle production. The plant will begin converting its body shop in November when the tooling and equipment specific to the Ford Expe
  • Motor Age: Have the longer warranties now offered by most automakers affected your maintenance and repair business?
  • New 2009 Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan models equipped with a 4.0-liter six-cylinder engine now deliver EPA fuel efficiency in the city of 17 mpg and 25 mpg on the highway, a label unbeaten among minivans, according to the autom
  • HUGHES Telematics is opening its newest office in Tokyo. A presence in Japan allows HUGHES Telematics to be immediately accessible to Japanese automobile manufacturers in support of their telematics planning and execution activities.