“Mustang is such an iconic car for us, we want to make sure that it has its own time in the sun,” said Ford Vice President of Marketing Jim Farley.
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“There is a propensity here for a smaller truck,” said Edmunds.com senior analyst Jessica Caldwell. “People want a truck, but the larger ones are hard to drive around, and fit into parking spaces in an urban environment.”
Car companies look to the land and sea as they come up with interesting ideas for the SEMA aftermarket show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Perhaps the most unique is a “Sponge Bob Square Pants” version of Toyota’s new Highlander SUV.
What’s new? It’s VW’s new turbocharged 1.8-liter four cylinder that makes 170 horsepower.
In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.
Meet the Toyota Avalon Hybrid, Limited. Sure it’s a bit slower than the standard fossil fuel burning 268 horsepower V6 version, but most people know that they sacrifice peppiness for “sippiness” — which isn’t a word.
“It’s very, very affordable, less than two dollars a gallon,” says Kelly Blue Book analyst Alec Gutierrez. “It get’s you HOV access in states like California. But, the big, big hurdle is the infrastructure isn’t quite available yet.”
Drowsy drivers may cause nearly a third of all deadly car crashes according to federal statistics.
“There’s been no change to what we announced in November,” said Ford Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields.