Weather, Increased Demand Drive Gas Prices Higher

Weather, Increased Demand Drive Gas Prices Higher

When it comes to gas prices at the pump, what goes down will eventually come up. Motorists are paying some of the highest gas prices seen in over a year, according to AAA and GasBuddy.com. With the forced shutdown of Gulf Coast and some Midwest refineries due to...
Hasta la Vista, Golf

Hasta la Vista, Golf

At about 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, a red GTI rolled out of the “Segmento Poniente” assembly line at the VW de México plant in the city of Puebla. This particular unit came equipped with the DSG dual clutch transmission. It was unique – the very last VW Golf made...
New Vehicle Sales Off in February

New Vehicle Sales Off in February

A drop in fleet sales appears to have cut total new-vehicle sales by 3.7% in February when adjusted for selling days, analysts claim. Reporting the same numbers without adjusting for the number of selling days translates to a decrease of 11.1% from February 2020....
Ford Explores Post-COVID Changes to Transportation

Ford Explores Post-COVID Changes to Transportation

Feeling stressed out by the pandemic? You’re certainly not alone. New research by Ford Motor Co. finds 64% of Americans under more stress than a year ago. “We found that adapting to the pandemic isn’t easy,” said Ford’s in-house “futurist,” Sheryl Connelly,...
Members Challenge Terms of UAW Consent Decree in Court

Members Challenge Terms of UAW Consent Decree in Court

A group within the United Auto Workers challenged the union’s established leadership, asking a federal judge for a larger voice in reforming the UAW. One of the key requests in the petition by the United All Workers for Democracy or UAWD is for a voice in the...
Aston Martin Gets a Matching Watch: Girard-Perregaux

Aston Martin Gets a Matching Watch: Girard-Perregaux

Aston Martin named Girard-Perregaux, the legendary watchmaker, the official watch of the British carmaker. The two luxury brands plan to collaborate on limited-edition timepieces. “We are celebrating an astonishing 230 years of watchmaking, whilst Aston Martin...
EV Owners Overwhelmingly Pleased

EV Owners Overwhelmingly Pleased

This is going to be a big year for battery-electric vehicles, with a wave of new products heading to market and forecasters predicting record sales. It certainly won’t hurt demand that the overwhelming majority of current owners expect to buy or lease another BEV when...

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