2021 Auto News Safety Cars

Modern Driver-Assist Technology and Safety Systems Explained

Credits: www.carbuzz.com With more vehicle driver-assist technologies and safety systems accessible than ever before, which are worthwhile having? Crashworthiness Standards and Crash Statistics The two major American agencies that administer safety ratings tests for cars are the National Highway Traffic Safety Authority (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). These agencies are responsible […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

Lifting the veil on electric vehicle subsidies

Credits: www.bostonherald.com Electric vehicles are the future. Everyone will want one because they’re emission-free, ecologically responsible and more affordable every year. That’s why GM, Volvo and other manufacturers will soon be making only EVs. Or so we’re told. Some people’s driving habits and incomes certainly make buying an EV an easy choice. But why do […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

These are the safest new cars, trucks, SUVs of 2021, according to Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Credits: www.usatoday.com Sometimes simple changes add up to meaningful improvements. That’s the case for vehicle safety as the number of cars, trucks and SUVs earning the highest ratings from the nonprofit that assesses vehicle safety more than doubled for the 2021 model year, in large part due to tweaks involving features like headlights. The Insurance Institute […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

New or used? Either way, price hikes squeeze US auto buyers

www.wset.com FENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The viral pandemic has triggered a cascade of price hikes throughout America’s auto industry — a surge that has made both new and used vehicles unaffordable for many. Prices of new vehicles far outpaced overall consumer inflation over the past year. In response, many buyers who were priced out of that […]

2021 Auto News electric vehicles

Electric cars are the future. Here’s how to get American drivers interested in them.

Credits: www.usatoday.com EVs are key to manufacturing jobs and reducing climate change emissions. The on-ramp to these benefits is exciting drivers the way the Model T did. Major electric vehicle announcements by President Joe Biden and General Motors are being hailed as a turning point in the transition to widespread EV production and deployment in America. This matters greatly, because this crucial […]

2021 Auto News General Motors

General Motors looking to drive double-digit growth in region this year

Credits: www.arabianbusiness.com Automobile giant to employ ‘ambidextrous strategy’ focusing on core business and electric vehicle launches General Motors is targeting double-digit growth this year after witnessing a strong end to 2020, which has continued into the current year. Sajed Sbeih, managing director for commercial operations Africa and Middle East, told Arabian Business the company recorded […]

2021 Auto News American cars

These Are The Meanest American Sports Car Renders We Have Ever Seen

Credits: www.hotcars.com Many graphic artists have made some pretty astonishing renders of these American cars we all love. The United States of America is among the most prominent countries in the world of car manufacturers. After all, most, if not all the muscle cars we know of came from the U.S. Car manufacturers like Ford, […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

Biden’s push for electric vehicles puts US in international race to electrify

Credits: www.abcnews.go.com American car companies like Ford and GM are getting in on the action. Since President Joe Biden jump-started the conversation around electric vehicles in the early days of his administration, American car companies have announced plans to follow suit in making electric vehicle adoption a priority in the United States. General Motors even threw down the satirical gauntlet […]

2021 Auto News SUV Cars

These are the best new cars, trucks, SUVs of 2021, according to Consumer Reports Top Picks

Credits: www.usatoday.com New-vehicle prices passed $40,000 in late 2020, but that doesn’t mean you have to pay top dollar to get a new ride. In fact, some of the best cars in the industry are affordable vehicles from mainstream automotive brands. Look no further than Consumer Reports’ Top Picks for 2021, a closely followed annual list […]

2021 Auto News Mercedes

No Mercedes-Benz EQC For The USA?

Credits: www.cleantechnica.com Mercedes-Benz reportedly decided that it’s not going to sell its new electric vehicle, the EQC, in the USA. This follows the year-old announcement of the company delaying the American launch of its EV until this year. A company spokesperson told Autoblog, “Following a comprehensive review of market developments, the EQC will not be offered […]