|MULTI-TALENTED MERCEDES-BENZ GLA250 ADDS UPGRADED TECH FOR 2016|
| ||December 16, 2015 - ATLANTA
With its progressive design, comfortable everyday driving, off-road capability and versatility, the Mercedes-Benz GLA is a decidedly progressive interpretation of the compact SUV. All-new for model year 2015, the GLA for 2016 delivers new infotainment features and user technology and additional standard amenities.
The GLA is part of an extensive Mercedes-Benz SUV portfolio that includes the new midsize GLC, the GLE (formerly ML-Class), GL and G and gives ...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET CAMARO AND COLORADO WIN MOTOR TREND 2016 CAR AND TRUCK OF THE YEAR|
|• Midsize pickup rides new Duramax diesel engine to second consecutive award|
LOS ANGELES – The all-new Gen Six Chevrolet Camaro and the Chevrolet Colorado with its all-new 2.8L Duramax turbo-diesel engine won the 2016 Motor Trend Car and Truck of the Year awards on Monday night.
It is the second consecutive Truck of the Year award for Colorado, the mid-size pickup introduced as a 2015 model.
Motor Trend editors praised the Camaro for its lighter weight, which contributes t...[Read more...]
|ARLINGTON 10 MILLION CELEBRATION ADDS TO SUBURBAN'S LEGACY|
|• 2015 marks 80 years of the original, sport utility vehicle|
DALLAS – In 1935, the Hoover Dam was completed, Elvis Presley was born, and canned beer first graced backyard barbeques across America. It was also the year the Chevrolet Suburban was introduced.
No other vehicle has been in continuous production as long as the Suburban. A black 2015 Suburban was the 10 millionth vehicle built at GM's Arlington Assembly Center, which has been the home of the Suburban and other Gen...[Read more...]
|VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST 2014 SALES|
| ||August sales total 35,181 units
• The all-new Golf delivered 1,773 units for the month, marking a 17.3 percent increase in sales for the model over the previous August
• The Golf GTI delivered 2,026 units, a 46.7 percent increase
• Passat delivered 9,190 units for the month
• Jetta sedan delivered 13,406 units for the month
• Tiguan delivered 2,151 units for the month
• High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 8,182 units, representing 23.3 percent of sales in August
• Year-to...[Read more...]|
|2015 MURANO DESIGN SETS A NEW STANDARD|
|YOKOHAMA, Japan – To the design team tasked with creating an all-new third generation Nissan Murano, one thing was perfectly clear: Nothing less than a return to the original's 'wow' factor would be acceptable.
The new Murano was subjected to three times the normal wind tunnel testing, eventually resulting in a 0.31 coefficient of drag – the same as many sports cars. The 0.31 Cd is projected to be among the best in the midsize crossover segment.
While exploring ways to give the new ...[Read more...]|