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17:00 BSTInventHelp Inventors Develop Safety Accessory for Drowsy Drivers (NWO-221)

"We thought that drivers should have something available to them that would keep them from falling asleep at the wheel," said one of two inventors...


17:00 BSTAutomotive Grade Linux Extends Global Reach with Six New Members

Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a collaborative cross-industry effort developing an open platform for the connected car, is announcing that six new...


16:48 BSTAmericans Support Autonomous Vehicles to Help Seniors, People with Disabilities

New research shows that a majority of Americans support the use of autonomous vehicles (AVs) to improve the independence of seniors and individuals...


16:15 BSTInventHelp Inventor Develops Sun-Visor Extender for Automotive Use (MWK-289)

"While driving my children to school, I kept having to flip the sun visor back and forth to block the intense glare," said an inventor from Kenosha,...


16:00 BSTFCA US Toledo Machining Plant to Build Key Component for First Plug-in Hybrid Jeep®

Ohio plant will build critical Power Electronics module for Jeep® Wrangler PHEV Company will bring in new work, advanced technology to 54-year-old...


15:01 BSTeBay Motors Launches New Tools to Simplify Online Auto Parts Shopping

Whether you're a DIYer tackling a simple car repair or a serious gearhead with a difficult project, there are two new ways to shop for parts and...


15:00 BSTNew Sweepstakes from Beck/Arnley® Encourages Consumers to 'Check with Beck'

Beck/Arnley® has launched the Check with Beck Sweepstakes, where drivers can be entered to win a weekend getaway just by showing off their foreign...


15:00 BSTSony Electronics Introduces the AV Center XAV-AX210 with iDatalink® Maestro Compatibility, Smartphone Connectivity and High Power Sound

Sony Electronics Inc. today announced the AV Center XAV-AX210 at the Mobile Electronics Association's KnowledgeFest 2018. The update to the acclaimed ...


15:00 BSTShell And General Motors Deliver Nationwide In-Dash Fuel Payment

Shell Oil Company (Shell) and General Motors (GM) announced today that Shell-branded stations across the United States now accept the automotive...


14:30 BST$2.7 Bn Automated Guided Vehicle Market, 2023 - Opportunities in Integration of Industry 4.0 With Industrial Automation Solutions

The "Automated Guided Vehicle Market by Type (Unit Load Carrier, Forklift Truck, Tow Vehicle, Pallet Truck, Assembly Line Vehicle), Battery Type...


14:15 BSTRNR Tire Express Named One of America's Fastest-Growing Companies by Inc. Magazine

Following a year of significant growth, Inc. magazine ranked RNR Tire Express (RNR) No. 3,514 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000 list. Long recognized as...


14:00 BSTAutomotive Telematics Market is Expected to Expand at a CAGR of 9.9% During 2018 - 2026 - Persistence Market Research

Persistence Market Research has rolled out a new market research report on "Automotive Telematics Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 - 2017 and...


14:00 BSTToyota Becomes the Exclusive Automotive Partner of CuriosityStream's Global Streaming Service with the Launch of Toyota Theater

CuriosityStream, the award-winning home for the best in science, history, technology, health, nature and human-interest documentary features and...


14:00 BSTSwap Motors Opens First 'Swap Center' Providing A Safe Meeting Place For Private Car Buyers And Sellers

Swap Motors, the first peer-to-peer marketplace of evaluated cars, announced today the opening of its first Swap Center, a new concept in automotive...


14:00 BSTAutoNation Announces Give Love Drive Pink Tour to Celebrate Partnership with Multi-Platinum Pop Artist Andy Grammer and Commitment to Drive Pink

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced the kick-off of its coast to coast Give Love Drive Pink tour. The ...


14:00 BSTChicago-area Dealers Set New Record in Sixth-Annual USO Barbecue for the Troops Program

The Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA), Chicagoland's new-car dealer association, partnered with USO of Illinois again this summer to host...


14:00 BSTEVgo Adds Three Executives To Accelerate Fast Charging Expansion

EVgo, America's largest public electric vehicle (EV) fast charging network, announced today the addition of Ivo Steklac as Chief Technology Officer,...


14:00 BSTDollar and Thrifty Car Rentals Lower Minimum Age for Renters

Dollar and Thrifty car rental brands, part of The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), announced today that they are lowering the minimum age to rent a car ...


13:45 BSTArkansas' Huge Lithium Reserves go Unexploited, Until Now

FN Media Group Presents Microsmallcap.com Market Commentary Every day in Arkansas, hundreds of thousands of barrels of brine containing lithium - a...


13:30 BSTAutomotive Air Intake Manifold (AIM) Market is Projected to Reach US$ 3.4 Billion in 2023, Composite Intake Manifolds Further Expected to Gain Share in the Market, Says a Leading Automotive Market Intelligence Company - Stratview Research

Stratview Research announces the launch of a new research report on Automotive Air Intake Manifold (AIM) Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, Light ...


13:00 BSTKroger and Nuro Announce Pilot Market

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and Nuro today announced Scottsdale, Arizona as the city for their self-driving grocery delivery pilot. Earlier this...


13:00 BSTKarma Debuts At South Coast Plaza In September To Support Festival Of Children Benefit For 75 Organizations

Karma Automotive will join the 17th Annual Festival of Children next month at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, California, to support and raise...


12:30 BSTElectra Meccanica Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

VANCOUVER, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp. (NASDAQ: SOLO; SOLOW) ("Electra Meccanica" or the "Company"), a designer and...


12:30 BSTCopart Announces Expansion of Its West Warren, Massachusetts Location

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, is pleased to announce the 22-acre expansion of its West Warren, Massachusetts...


12:07 BSTGroup 1 Automotive Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), ("Group 1" or the "Company"), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today declared a cash dividend ...