|BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE MIGHT ACTUALLY BE IN THE CAR, THANKS TO FORD'S INNOVATIVE FRONT SEAT ARCHITECTURE|
| ||◾Ford's innovative front seat architecture allows for easier implementation of features that provide maximum vehicle comfort – such as multi-adjusting, massage, and heating and cooling functionality
◾Nearly 90 percent of Ford vehicles in North America use the common front seat architecture – from the compact Focus to the popular full-size F-150 pickup
◾Designed in-house at Ford, common seat structure was introduced in North America with 2013 Escape and Fusion; most recent application can be se...[Read more...]|
|2016 MAZDA LINEUP: WHAT'S NEW|
| ||Having launched two refreshed and two all-new models for the 2016 model year, Mazda North American Operations is keeping busy with broadening its award-winning lineup of cars and crossovers. For the 2016 model year, Mazda is keen to maintain its leadership in providing unmatched KODO—Soul of Motion design and excellent driving dynamics and democratizing advanced safety technologies like Mazda Radar Cruise Control and Smart Brake Support into even its smallest, most affordable vehicles.
|NISSAN ANNOUNCES U.S. PRICING FOR 2014 XTERRA|
|NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2014 Nissan Xterra, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. With a starting M.S.R.P.* of $23,110, Xterra again provides a great value proposition – offering a combination of power, utility, value and authenticity.
The 2014 Xterra is available in three well-equipped models – X, S and PRO-4X (4x4 only). Enhancements for the 2014 model year include:
• New 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheel designs for the S and PRO-4...[Read more...]|
|Science Bolsters 2014 Chevrolet Impala'S Seat Comfort|
|DETROIT – Crafting comfortable car seats takes more than high-tech tools like seat pressure mapping systems and a multi-part mannequin that feeds data into a comfort dimensioning system.
As helpful as they are, there is no substitute for an element of human fine-tuning, or putting butts in seats.
General Motors' human factors engineers who understand biomechanics, psychology, quantitative research and ergonomics, applied all these disciplines to help make the seats comfortable in th...[Read more...]|
|DODGE ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR NEW 2014 DODGE DURANGO|
|Best-equipped Seven Passenger SUV Loaded With Advanced Technology, Efficiency, Performance and Style for a Starting U.S. MSRP Less Than $30,000.
◾The new Dodge Durango features a slew of new standard features for 2014, including a new standard eight-speed automatic transmission with steering-wheel mounted paddle shifters, Uconnect Bluetooth, 5-inch Uconnect Touch Screen and 7-inch customizable gauge cluster, signature Dodge brand LED racetrack taillamps and standard three-row, seven pass...[Read more...]|