https://www.businessinsider.com - High-performance pickups have become increasingly popular as truck sales have boomed. We tested examples from Ford and Chevy, the kings of the truck world.
https://www.greencarreports.com - When it introduced the Kia Niro EV in Korea in June, the company said it would go 236 miles on a charge. It has now been rated at far more than that in Europe.
https://www.thecarconnection.com - If there’s one brand you’re loyal to above all others when it comes to buying cars, you may be able to get a reward for your fidelity in the form of a serious discount. Some marques offer up to $3,500 in savings on select models these days, and Cars Direct on Tuesday laid out the details for General Motors, Ford, and more for repeat.
http://www.thedrive.com - On average, a car is stolen every 40 seconds in the United States. So says the National Insurance Crime Bureau, which states that vehicle theft is at its highest in 50 years, even with advancements to security and theft prevention technologies.
https://www.cnbc.com - The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day, including General Motors, Cronos, Twitter and more.
https://insideevs.com - Barra works to frame GM as an exciting tech leader for young minds Earlier this month, General Motors‘ CEO Mary Barra spoke at the “Gear Up: The Future of Transportation” in Boston, MA. In attendance were about 200 students from Harvard, MIT and Boston University.
http://news.pickuptrucks.com - Ram will be making a mid-size pickup truck out of the same plant that will be making the new Jeep pickup, which means it will share parts and powertrain options with the Jeep Scrambler. According to Automotive News, some suppliers of the new Jeep pickup are saying they'll also be supplying parts for a Ram mid-size pickup truck aimed at the growing segment that is led by the Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado.
https://www.businessinsider.com - WayRay, a Zurich-based automotive augmented reality (AR) startup, has raised $80 million in Series C funding, TechCrunch reports. The funding round, which values WayRay at $500 million, was led by Porsche, with Korean automaker Hyundai, Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba, and China Merchants Capital also participating.
https://www.youtube.com - Our Ben Davis whisked off to Seattle to drive the first ever compact luxury SUV from Cadillac, The 2019 Cadillac XT4. Find us on your TV @ http://www.
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