AFS Trinity Power Corporation recently announced that the company's XH-150 SUV prototypes introduced a year ago at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit have been substantially upgraded with new technology expected to move Ame
A new report released today by management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns OEMs that they must do more to achieve customer brand loyalty at the retail level, and predicts that dealerships will be the cornerstone of automotive brand building in the
Porsche AG has released more information about its Cayenne S Hybrid, which will debut next year. Using a parallel full hybrid design with the electric motor between the combustion engine and the transmission, Porsche engineers have been able to drive
During the seventh International Car Training Institute (CTI) Symposium for Innovative Automotive Transmissions in Berlin, more than 40 percent of participants responding to an on-site survey predicted dual-clutch technology will be the leading trans
Terrafugia, Inc. has taken flight with its vehicles, launching the first flight of its Transition® Roadable Aircraft Proof of Concept. Often referred to as a "flying car", the Transition is a two-seat aircraft designed to take off and land at loc
Today's uncertain economy significantly impacts consumer vehicle buying decisions, according to the latest market study issued by R. L. Polk & Co. In the study, Polk gathered consumer sentiment on the economy, and also about three key topics, inc
Ford Motor Company is the latest automaker to offer incentives to drivers who purchase new cars despite the fear of the current economy. The Ford Advantage Plan offers Ford customers payment protection of up to 12 months on any new Ford, Lincoln or M
Nissan and Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG), which represents the Phoenix metropolitan region, are forming a partnership to advance zero-emission mobility by promoting the development of an electric vehicle (EV) charging network.
DENSO Corporation has developed the world?s first passenger vehicle air conditioning system that uses ejector technology. The ejector, which is a small refrigerant injector, contributes to an overall reduction in power consumption.
President Barack Obama spoke to the nation Monday morning, addressing the bankruptcy filing by General Motors. Here is the text of President Obama?s address that will affect automotive industry and aftermarket.
Kelley Blue Book reports that the results of its recent Market Intelligence survey of in-market new-car shoppers on kbb.com details consumers' opinions on gas prices and how they affect their purchase decisions.
Dunlop is proudly proclaiming its role in supplying the original equipment tires gracing the 2009 Hyundai Genesis, which was named Car of the Year at the recent North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Johnson Controls-Saft will supply the complete battery system for Ford Motor Company's first series production plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), which will be introduced in 2012. Ford announced plans for the battery partnership today at the Was