Hurricane Harvey and Irma Automotive News 

My Travels with Irma and Harvey

“185-mile-per-hour winds sound like witches screaming,” the trim and polished reporter says with gleaming eyes. This is the media hoopla surrounding Hurricane Season 2017. While this active season is showcasing the talents of previously undiscovered weather forecasters, for others, like the residents of these hard-hit communities, the season has been an ongoing nightmare. With cleanup and recovery efforts for both Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in their infancy, thousands of freshly homeless and still millions without power, the enormous scope of the destruction is far from over. Not to mention, losses…

Read More
Audi Virtual Cockpit Automotive News 

Audi Virtual Cockpit Has Wow Factor

It’s not too surprising that Audi’s Virtual Cockpit is brilliant, considering the quality and craftsmanship put into every cubic inch of Audi vehicles. The gamechanger is the fact that with Audi Virtual Cockpit, once you’ve familiarized yourself with it, you’ll never have to take your eyes off the road again to change the radio station, check navigation, and access various media, among other things. The Audi Virtual Cockpit is essentially a 100% digital instrument cluster that works in tandem with Audi’s MultiMedia Interface (MMI) system to allow drivers to access…

Read More
200,000 miles Automotive News 

200,000 Miles? No Problem For These Cars

Nod your head once if the following characteristics describe you: you are conscientious of spending money at lunch so you brown-bag it most of the week. You have an entertainment budget and stick to it. You shop for practical cars that deliver the most bang for your buck and you diligently care for your car so as to protect your investment. You pride yourself on purchasing cars that last beyond 200,000 miles. As fate would have it, this article focuses on five vehicles that have proven track records at meeting…

Read More
2018 Outlander Sport SEL Automotive News 

Mitsubishi is Back with the 2018 Outlander Sport SEL

Mitsubishi Motors debuted a new trim level for their Outlander Sport in 2017. It didn’t take long to draw out fans to the rising popular compact crossover. Besides earning top scores in safety and featuring an impressively lengthy warranty, the stealthy crossover also comes with an attractive price tag. The 2018 Outlander Sport SEL seats five comfortably in two rows of oversized and comfy seats. The next-generation Outlander Sport SEL gets a fresh new look that is more athletic with a newly designed front fascia and rear bumper. Sure, there…

Read More
electric cars Automotive News 

Can Volvo Sell One Million Electric Cars by 2025?

Car manufacturers are racing toward many things, including the fully-autonomous car. But that’s a little ways off. What is closer on the horizon is the car manufacturer who is able to offer both conventional and electric motor options in their entire fleet. Volvo Cars is one such manufacturer who is making progress in this arena and has been working on the adoption of electric cars into their model lineup for over a decade. Today, we are an extremely goal-oriented society. The goal of making all new models available with an…

Read More