|FOUR CHEVROLET MODELS ARE 2015 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICKS|
|• Awards cover brand's mini car, small car, midsize sedan and midsize SUV segments|
DETROIT – The 2015 Chevrolet Spark, Volt, Malibu and Equinox have been named 2015 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Picks.
The designation goes to models that achieve a good or acceptable rating in the challenging small overlap front test – introduced in 2012 – and a good rating in each of the Institute's four other crashworthiness evaluations – moderate overlap front, side, roo...[Read more...]
|CRASH TESTS SHOW INDIA'S CARS ARE UNSAFE|
|Delhi, 31 January 2014… The first-ever independent crash tests of some of India's popular and important small cars have shown a high-risk of life threatening injuries in road crashes. All the cars selected by Global NCAP for testing in a frontal impact at 64km/h received zero-star adult protection ratings.
The models tested included India's best-selling car, the Suzuki-Maruti Alto 800. The Tata Nano, Ford Figo, Hyundai i10 and Volkswagen Polo also underwent the safety assessment. Combi...[Read more...]|
|Honda Expands Accord Lineup This Fall With 2014 Accord Hybrid Featuring Class-Leading Mpg Ratings And Exclusive Styling|
|06/19/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif.
◾Class-leading 49 mpg EPA city fuel economy rating1 anticipated
◾Accord Hybrid shares Accord Sedan's sophisticated design highlighted with exclusive hybrid styling accents
◾Honda's first hybrid to be assembled2 in Marysville, Ohio
◾Accord Hybrid to go on-sale nationwide in October 2013
The first official photos of the U.S. version of the all-new 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid set to hit dealerships nationwide this October are now available on the Honda con...[Read more...]|
|FORD FUTURIST HONORED AMONG FAST COMPANY'S 100 MOST CREATIVE BUSINESS PEOPLE FOR 2013|
|- Sheryl Connelly, Ford's global trends and futuring expert, is the only member of the automotive industry named to Fast Company's Top 100 Most Creative People in Business for 2013, and the first woman from the auto industry to make the annual list
- Connelly explores trends up to 20 years in the future. She created Ford's first annual consumertrend report –Looking Forward with Ford – which outlined 13 trends to watch for in 2013 and beyond
- Connelly collaborates with product development, des...[Read more...]|
|Barrett-Jackson Breaks Sales And Attendance Records At Its Spectacular 5th Annual Las Vegas Auction|
|The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ Brings Together Auto Enthusiasts from Near and Far
Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that it generated more than $23 million in sales of rare, high-end collectible vehicles, exotics, customs, classics and Shelbys during its 5th annual Las Vegas auction. The auction company increased its overall hammer average from 2011, proving that the car market is stronger than ever. Automobilia sales reached m...[Read more...]|