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Smith Electric’s 3rd American Factory to Be in Chicago

“We truly feel a local presence will create demand,” said Smith’s chief executive, Bryan Hansel. […]

J.D. Power NADA Western Automotive Conference – Jim Lentz

Toyota Motor Sales President and CEO Jim Lentz speaks about the future of the auto industry at J.D. Power NADA Western Automotive Conference in Los Angeles on Nov. 27, 2012. Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive your news via e-mail. Update your RSS feed preferences. […]

KBB, ALG awards recognize hybrids with best resale value

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Green Culture, Hybrid For car shoppers doing their math on lifecycle ownership costs, hybrid electric vehicles always present the challenge of being more expensive – maybe $5,000 more – than comparable non-hybrid models. High gasoline prices can help tip the scale in favor of gas-electrics, as do great loan and lease deals. Resale […] […]

Driver Distraction Study from The University Of Michigan Transportation Research Institute and Toyota Shows Significant Correlation Between Parent and Teen Distractions

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 27, 2012 — Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (TMS), today announced preliminary findings from a major, national study of teen drivers (ages 16 to 18) and parents of teen drivers conducted jointly with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI).  The Study shows a significant correlation between parent […] […]

Fisker Hires G.M.’s Former Head of Marketing

Joel Ewanick takes the position of interim chief of global sales and marketing at Fisker Automotive. […]

Replacing batteries in standard hybrids not all that expensive

Filed under: Green Culture, Hybrid If you’ve got an older car in your driveway, which experts say is getting to be more typical lately, what happens when the battery poops out? You’ll be paying $100 to $200 to pick one up at a retail parts store. But what about hybrid electric vehicles? The Toyota Prius and Honda […] […]

New Ford Fiesta Shatters Small-Car Mold: Best Projected Miles Per Gallon, Connectivity, Performance, Personality

Ford’s new Fiesta, which breaks cover at the Los Angeles Auto Show, will redefine the small car with a projected best 40 mpg-plus fuel economy rating, an exciting new look, and special features and technology that make it the most fun-to-drive car of its size. […]

Confirmed: Ford to Launch Fiesta ST in North America, Brings Big Speed and Style to the Small Car Market

Small cars continue to be a hot segment in North America and with the new Fiesta ST, introduced here at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford is expected to have the hottest hatch around. […]