Apple could boost the pace of iPhone upgrades by taking a page from the auto industry, says analyst Kevin Smithen. ||| New York - Apple could take a page from the auto industry and lease iPhones, providing a lower-cost option for consumers...Show More Summary
Elon Musk wants to change the world. Adam Jonas wants to change it more.Jonas, the Morgan Stanley auto analyst, is becoming infamous for outlandish calls on the future of Tesla. Last week, New York times columnist Joe Nocera took a shot...Show More Summary
Labaton Sucharow Lawfirm out of New York and Hagens Bermen law firm out of California has filed a class-action lawsuit against 10 major auto manufacturers. The purpose of the lawsuit it to obtain a court order requiring Mercedes-Benz,...Show More Summary
This week's New York Magazine Sex Diarist is going on a date with a woman for the first time and it's totally no big deal. The post Dating Women: The Most Enticing Romantic Possibility Life Ever Threw Her Way appeared first on Autostraddle.
Infiniti made a big splash at the 2014 New York International Auto Show when it unveiled the 2015 Infiniti Q70, the company’s mid-level luxury sedan, to challenge the likes of the BMW 5 Series and the 2016 Jaguar XF for supremacy in its class. Show More Summary
This year Rolls-Royce has been showing off its Bespoke program through two very inspired examples of the Wraith. In April at the New York International Auto Show and again in May at a fashion and design conference Rolls showed models Inspired by Film and Fashion, respectively. Here, at Pebble Beach Rolls-Royce unveiled a Wraith Inspired by Music...
Tesla has announced plans to make driving its Model S electric car more convenient for New York-area drivers who either live in or commute to Manhattan. According to a New York Times report, the auto company is planning a partnership with about two dozen garages around town where 240-volt charging units for the vehicle would be available. Show More Summary
Honda gave us an early look at its all-new, 10th-generation Civic with the debut of the Civic Concept at the recent 2015 New York Auto Show. Although a coupe, the concept hinted at the styling expected for new versions of both the Civic sedan and Civic Coupe and possibly a new Civic Liftback model as well. A Civic Hatchback based on the...
No federal bailout for Puerto Rico, auto sales are up, New York state looks to ban toy guns, airlines ban shipping of trophy animals and more
A U.S. Senate committee has shot down a number of auto safety measures including one that would hold executives criminally accountable for not disclosing known automotive defects, reports the New York Times. “Hiding these deadly defects with near impunity is what the industry has succeeded in doing,” said Sen. Show More Summary
McLaren has put its new ‘Long Tail’ 675LT through its paces in the supercar’s natural environment - the track. Luckily for us, the camera crew happened to be handy that day… Unveiled at this year’s New York Auto Show following a typical...Show More Summary
I read on YIMBY that some people who live or work in the Jerome Avenue corridor in the Bronx are concerned that rezoning the area to allow residential development could price out many of the auto body shops and other car-related businesses that operate in the area. Show More Summary
Curiosity was peaking at the New York International Auto Show in April as the mainstream press, car bloggers and the public all jockeyed for a peek at the Lyons Motor Car LM2 Streamliner, heralded as the leader of a new American auto...Show More Summary
By Michael Moran NEW YORK – With relatively little fanfare and amid the debate over a US-led trans-Pacific trade accord that would leave China on the sidelines, a Chinese company has announced a plan to build an auto plant in Berkeley County, South Carolina – the first ever instance of a [...]
McLaren has flagged its intention to further expand its Sports Series range, with the addition of “two new body styles” over the next two years. The range currently comprises the 570S, unveiled at this year’s New York Auto Show, and the 540C which appeared at the Shanghai Auto Show two weeks later. Show More Summary
The New York Times editorializes in favor of a crackdown on auto loans (which I wrote about here): “ A report by the Center for Responsible Lending estimated that dealer markups on loans made in 2009 would cost consumers an additional...Show More Summary
Honda gave us an early look at its all-new, 10th-generation Civic with the debut of the Civic Concept (shown below) at the recent 2015 New York Auto Show. Although a coupe, the concept hinted at the styling expected for new versions of the Civic sedan and Civic Coupe and possibly a new Civic Liftback model. We now have spy shots of a prototype for...
The auto industry has seen a marked increase in outstanding loans in recent years, with data compiled by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York showing that total auto loans have jumped from $702 billion at the end of Q2 2010 to $968 billion in Q1 2015 – a 38% jump in under five years. Show More Summary
In mid-2015, the New York Times published a story about Republican Senator Marco Rubio, a young politician who is a rising star of the Grand Old Party and a presidential candidate hopeful. The NY Times article indicated that a 10-year...Show More Summary
The inaugural New York Fashion Week: Men's has landed Cadillac as a sponsor, shortly after Mercedes-Benz ended its partnership with the women's shows.