November 2017

Ford brings home two 'Hottest' vehicle awards from the SEMA show

(November 1, 2017) DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Focus and Ford F-Series are now back-to-back-to-back winners of Hottest Hatch and Hottest Truck awards from the Specialty Equipment Market Association. Ford’s domination of the show continues, as it collects these coveted awards at a greater pace than any other automaker.

Ford has won 15 out of the 33 Hottest Vehicle awards presented by SEMA since 2010.

Toyota celebrates 60 years in the U.S.

(November 1, 2017) PLANO, Texas — When Toyota launched its North American headquarters in a Hollywood, Calif., dealership on Oct. 31, 1957, it was, no doubt, a frightening affair.
 
Halloween notwithstanding, a Japanese car company making a foray into the U.S. market was a bold move 60 years ago. And its first vehicle, the Toyopet Crown, didn’t turn out to be a screaming success either.
 

Mopar teases Jeep performance parts for 2018 Wrangler

(November 1, 2017)  LAS VEGAS — Mopar has revealed a selection of the brand’s more than 200 new Jeep Performance Parts and accessories for the all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas.

The Mopar brand’s new lineup, created with more than 100,000 hours of development, validation and testing, assists owners in personalizing the new Wrangler for any adventure or lifestyle, and will be available at the vehicle launch in dealerships.