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Los Angeles Tops INRIX Global Congestion Ranking

Los Angeles Tops INRIX Global Congestion Ranking

INRIX Inc., world leader in transportation analytics and connected car services, has published its all-new Global Traffic Scorecard. Based on a new methodology, INRIX analyzed 1,064 cities – 240 in the US – across 38 countries, making it the largest study of traffic congestion. Based on the findings, the US ranked as the first most

Record Sales Of Used Cars In UK

Britain’s used car market reached record levels in 2016 with 8.2 million vehicles finding new owners, an increase of 7. 3 percent, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Meanwhile, 1.8 million used cars changed hands in the fourth quarter, with a 5.5 percent rise in October. The market

Toyota Hybrids Sales Exceed 10 Million

Toyota Motor Corporation, as of January 31, 2017, has sold globally 10.05 million units of its hybrid vehicles, demonstrating the staying power of a technology that is now emerging as a mainstream solution to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants. Toyota has encouraged the mass-market adoption of hybrid vehicles across the globe. The company

Logicity Enters Second Phase

Logicity, an industrial park promoted by Sree Kailas Group and created to house vendors of OEMs and other entrepreneurs, will expand capacity of the first phase of the project soon and then take up construction of the second phase in the same campus. The facility now has six lakh sq ft of built-up area, in

Automotive Engineering Show To Be Part Of ACMA Automechanika New Delhi

Having established itself as the prime sourcing hub for manufacturing professionals in the west and south of India through its renowned Pune and Chennai editions, Automotive Engineering Show is now set to enter North to tap the high-potential NCR cluster. Messe Frankfurt India has announced that Automotive Engineering Show will make its debut in New

Mercedes-Benz Pioneers ‘Fit & Healthy’ Project, Makes Comfort Intelligent

Mercedes-Benz is engaged in a pioneering `Fit & Healthy’ project designed to enhance the well-being of passengers. Hence, with the car of the future Mercedes-Benz is supporting an active and healthy lifestyle with intelligent comfort solutions. Alongside a workplace and private environment, the vehicle interior is increasingly becoming a `third place’, a living and relaxation

CloudCar Gets $15M JLR Investment

CloudCar, based in Palo Alto, California, a leading developer of connected driver experiences, has announced a $15 million minority investment in the company from Jaguar Land Rover, the UK’s largest automotive company. In addition to the investment, Jaguar Land Rover will adopt its next-generation cloud services platform. With machine-learning capabilities tied to various sensors in

Honda Canada To Revamp Ontario Plants

Honda of Canada Mfg. (HCM), a division of Honda Canada Inc., is investing $492 million over the next three years to allow the company to modernize its Ontario manufacturing facilities and improve its manufacturing carbon footprint, which is part of Honda’s global initiatives. The new investment brings Honda’s total Canadian facilities investment to over $4.7