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
Consumer Reports recently identified the most and least reliable used cars for 10 years ? from model years 1999 to 2008. Reliability data was compiled from the magazine's Annual Auto Survey, which generated responses about more than 1.4 million new a
Continental?s ContiProContact all-season tires will be gracing the 2010 Ford Transit Connect as Ford introduces to the American market what the automaker describes as ?a spacious new fuel-efficient alternative to larger commercial vehicles that?s ide
Ford Motor Company reports it is taking full advantage of the fuel economy, performance and reliability benefits associated with Electric Power Steering (EPS) on a variety of Ford, Lincoln and Mercury products, but the company isn't stopping there.
TransUnion.com has analyzed trends in the auto lending industry for the fourth quarter of 2008, and found that auto loan delinquency rates have increased. The national 60-day auto delinquency rate (the ratio of auto loan borrowers 60 or more days pas
The automotive industry is just one area going ?green? and becoming less oil dependent. Students in Ohio Technical College's Alternative Fuel program recently developed an all-electric powered vehicle dubbed the "Electro-Van" to be more green.
Chrysler LLC has unveiled its new line of V-6 engines that it reports will improve fuel efficiency across the Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge lineup by 8 percent on average compared with previous Chrysler V-6 engines. This more refined and fuel-efficient V-
With all the news centered around the automotive industry right now, telematics isn?t as talked about as it once was. But the electronic topic is still a possibility for the aftermarket to jump into and get some of the benefits dealerships are seeing
It takes energy to compress an air/fuel charge, spin the individual piston through its four strokes and overcome the friction inherent in all the moving parts. This is negative energy, or the amount of energy it takes to produce the mechanical work n
Monro Muffler Brake has purchased 26 St. Louis-based Autotire Car Care Centers from the Am-Pac subsidiary of American Tire Distributors (ATD). The price was not disclosed; the transaction is expected to be completed by the end of June.
Three new ultra-high performance cars factory fitted with Pirelli P Zero tires will soon be launched by their respective manufacturers: The Alfa Romeo 8C Spider, the Ferrari 599 HGTE and the Aston Martin V12 Vantage.