EV/AV Report: Autonomous vehicle startups, ICE bans and more

Toronto, Ontario — An autonomous vehicle fleet gets some new toys, California finalizes its restrictions on the sale of gas-powered vehicles and a British company announces plans to deploy autonomous vehicles in Canada within two years. This is the latest in electric and autonomous vehicles. Ghost in the machine Autonomous vehicle developer Gatik has announced […]

All American: Porsche unveils 50s-style 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet

Stuttgart, Germany — Porsche announced a new luxury vehicle for lovers of classic Americana on Monday—diners, apple pie and the 2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet, America Edition. The design echoes its 1952 predecessor designed for the North American market—open-topped, with rear-wheel-drive and seven-speed manual transmission. Those who want this car for its on-road performance […]

Polaris names Craig Scanlon new Transamerican Auto Parts president

Polaris industries announced that Craig Scanlon is Transamerican Auto Part’s (TAP) new president. Scanlon succeeds Greg Adler, who is assuming a new role as executive vice chairman.

By CRM Staff Minneapolis, Minnesota — April 16, 2018 — Polaris industries announced that Craig Scanlon is Transamerican Auto Part’s (TAP) new president. Scanlon succeeds Greg Adler, who is assuming a new role as executive vice chairman. Scanlon and Adler will both report to Steve Eastman, president of aftermarket, parts, garments and accessories for Polaris. […]

CARSTAR exceeds annual fundraising goal to fight cystic fibrosis

A CARSTAR cystic fibrosis fundraising event - one of the many hosted by CARSTAR and its franchisees.The top Canadian CARSTAR franchise partner fundraisers from Shine Month.

Charlotte, North Carolina — January 24, 2018 — CARSTAR North America is celebrating the company’s tremendous personal feat of surpassing its 2017 fundraising goal of $375,000 to help fight cystic fibrosis (CF). “This is a landmark moment in CARSTAR’s history as we’ve not only exceeded our highest fundraising goal ever, but we’ve officially designated cystic […]