Category Archives: educational

In the News: April sales, roof racks use gas, Chevy Bolt driverless taxi, Google and Chrysler, more Takata bad air bags and Ford GT wins.

 Spring has sprung. Car sales are still climbing. Driverless cars are coming whether we want them or not. VW is pushing EVs. And, there’s always more recalls. Catch up on last week’s automotive news with one click right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: VW answers, EPA backs down, Earth Day cars, Mustang is #1, Tony Stewart is back and more.

Catch up on what you missed while watching the NHL playoffs. The auto industry keeps making news. Auto shows, recalls, motorsports, clean air and more. Have a read right here with one click. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: New GM design head, Tesla over-sells, testing self-driving cars, Citroën, manual drift and more.

Baseball season openers are over and auto industry news keeps happening. Check out what went on last week right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News – Trucks sales up, cars not so much and the pace slows, deposits on Tesla 3, FTC sues VW, headlights need help, and more.

The final four is over and we’re down to the championship game. We won’t talk politics but you can read what went on in the auto industry last week. Catch up with just one click right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: Jeep’s 75th, V8 muscle, Amelia concours, new Pacifica, and of course, VW.

March madness is here and the auto industry keeps making news. Catch up on what you missed last week with just one click right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: Geneva Auto Show, World Car finalists, Google car crash, February sales and more.

Check out what went on around the world in automobiles this week. It’s getting to be Spring and things are ramping up. Click right here to catch up. @1ChicagoCarGuy  

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In the News: Chicago Auto Show #CAS16, Top cars, Best interiors, Vehicle durability, NASCAR and more

As we wrap up the third month of winter weather and start to think a bit about springtime. much is still happening in the auto world. We’re back to motors sports and lots of best-of picks. You can catch up … Continue reading

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2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed

My colleague Henny Hemmes, who lives in the Netherlands, first got to be driven as a rear seat passenger and then drive herself in this gorgeous $338,000 Bentley. Read Henny’s experience right here with one mouse click. @1ChicagoCarGuy  

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In the News: Auto News Factoids of the Week

Being Green; the top pickup; gasoline delivery while you work; mini-Tesla; pot-hole protection; self-driving cars and hackers; recalls; it’s NASCAR time again, and more. Just click right here to catch up on last week’s key happenings in the auto industry. … Continue reading

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2016 #Lincoln MKX – almost self driving

New vehicles today, and not just high-end vehicles, have lots of new technology features that are available to help assist the driver to keep her or him along with their passengers out of harms way. The 2016 Lincoln MKX is … Continue reading

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