Month: August 2021

Honda has traditionally sponsored a week of community service among its employees, dealers and suppliers that marks the June founding of American Honda Motor Co. in 1959. But after canceling last year’s effort because of the coronavirus pandemic, the automaker decided to think bigger for 2021 and made its Team Honda Week of Service last
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What kind of car is the 2022 Audi TT? What does it compare to? The TT coupe and roadster pair up sports-car performance with all-wheel drive. There aren’t many cars like it, but some rivals include the Porsche 718, BMW Z4, and Toyota Supra. Is the 2022 Audi TT a good car? Review continues below
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Lithia Motors Inc., in another transaction supporting its aggressive expansion plan, said Tuesday it acquired Canadian dealership group Pfaff Automotive Partners. The announcement confirms the imminent deal first reported by Automotive News in July. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, but a Pfaff spokesman said the Canadian group retains an undisclosed equity stake in the operation. It
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Jim Glover Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep- Ram-Fiat created an elaborate scene for an invite-only event to let customers check out the upcoming Jeep Grand Wagoneer. Wine and beer were flowing, hors d’oeuvres were on deck, music played and strobe lights set a festive mood in the dealership’s freshly built Jeep showroom, which opened in November. The Oklahoma store
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If the Cadillac Lyriq was edible, what would it taste like? Cadillac asked two Michelin-star chefs in Los Angeles to figure that out. Niki Nakayama, chef-owner of N/Naka, and Jordan Kahn, chef-owner of Vespertine, prepared a five-course dinner for 150 guests inspired by the upcoming electric crossover. “There’s definitely a parallel between the way you
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Aug 28, 2021 Lando Norris has been cleared to race at the Belgian Grand Prix after his heavy crash during qualifying. The McLaren driver lost control of his car in heavy rain and had a big impact with the wall at the famous uphill corner at Spa-Francorchamps. 1 Related Norris immediately radioed his team to
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What kind of car is the 2022 Toyota Avalon? What does it compare to? A large sedan, the 2022 Avalon sits atop Toyota’s lineup of four-doors for a final year in production before it retires. It’s a rival for the Lexus ES—probably the reason for its demise—as well as the Nissan Maxima and Chrysler 300.
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Europe’s plan to phase out combustion- engine vehicles has put the region at the forefront of climate protection. Yet without progress cleaning up poorer nations’ roads, it won’t be enough to keep global warming below dangerous levels. Take Nairobi, for example. The Kenyan capital’s vehicle fleet doubles every eight years, and its roughly 4.5 million
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The executives chosen as 2021 Automotive News Europe Eurostars set themselves apart by exceeding expectations in a very challenging year. Andrea Carlucci, vice president product and marketing at Toyota Motor Europe, is this year’s Eurostar winner for Product Planning.  For his full profile, please click here.  Automotive News Europe and Capgemini Invent will honor a
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12:42 PM ET George Russell turbocharged his hopes of becoming Lewis Hamilton‘s next Mercedes teammate with a stunning second place for Williams in a wet qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday. The performance put former champions Williams, who have been uncompetitive for years and this month scored their first points in Formula One
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