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Every 2021MY Mazda Vehicle Tested Earns 2021 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 5:00pm

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced the winners of its highest award in safety, the 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK+.

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  • WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced the winners of its highest award in safety, the 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK+.
  • All tested Mazda vehicles made the list for the second year in a row.
  • "With safety a top priority for Mazda, we are proud to have every Mazda vehicle tested earn the coveted 2021 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ award.
  • For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at InsideMazda.MazdaUSA.com/Newsroom .

Apocalypse Manufacturing Unleash The All New HellFire 6x6 Truck

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:08pm

The flame-throwing Cuban, known for his fastball, laid eyes on a truck that could match his speed and drove away in the 500 horsepower 6.2L V8 LS3 Corvette engine powered HellFire.

Key Points: 
  • The flame-throwing Cuban, known for his fastball, laid eyes on a truck that could match his speed and drove away in the 500 horsepower 6.2L V8 LS3 Corvette engine powered HellFire.
  • Additionally, every Apocalypse 6x6 features a proprietary mechanical middle axle that delivers equal power distribution to all six of the truck's tires.
  • With a vision in mind, the professionals at Apocalypse Manufacturing sought to create a 6x6 vehicle that could survive the end of times.
  • Behold the Apocalypse a truck where looks and function dance with the devil in the pale moonlight.

Every 2021 Mazda Model Tested Earns 2021 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK or TOP SAFETY PICK+ AWARD

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:43pm

RICHMOND HILL, ON, Feb. 24, 2021 /CNW/ -The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced the winners of its highest awards for safety, the 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK and TOP SAFETY PICK+.

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  • RICHMOND HILL, ON, Feb. 24, 2021 /CNW/ -The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today announced the winners of its highest awards for safety, the 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK and TOP SAFETY PICK+.
  • When equipped with optional front crash prevention technology, the 2021 Mazda3, Mazda3 Sport, Mazda6, CX-30 (built after September 2020), and CX-5 all receive the highest safety designation available from IIHS.
  • CX-9 also receives the agency's top award with standard equipment, and the CX-3 subcompact crossover earns a 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK award when equipped with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights.
  • Mazda Canada Inc. is responsible for the sales and marketing, customer service and parts support of Mazda vehicles in Canada.

2021 Acura RDX and TLX Earn Highest Possible Safety Award from IIHS

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:05pm

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2021 Acura RDX and TLX have earned the highest possible safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2021 Acura RDX and TLX have earned the highest possible safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
  • To earn the 2021 TOP SAFETY PICK+ award, a vehicle must earn good crashworthiness ratings in all test modes, including the challenging passenger-side small overlap test.
  • The Acura lineup features five distinctive models the ILX and TLX sport sedans, the RDX and MDX sport-utility vehicles and the next-generation, electrified NSX supercar.
  • All Acura models sold in North America for 2021 and 2022 model years are made in the U.S., using domestic and globally sourced parts.

Evoque Data Center Solutions CEO: 2021 Evolving as “Year of Growth”

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After a year of aligning the companys capabilities with the rapidly changing data center market, the chief executive officer of Evoque Data Center Solutions ( www.evoquedcs.com ) says his company is primed for a year of growth in 2021.

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  • DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After a year of aligning the companys capabilities with the rapidly changing data center market, the chief executive officer of Evoque Data Center Solutions ( www.evoquedcs.com ) says his company is primed for a year of growth in 2021.
  • Evoque Data Center Solutions is in its third year as a standalone company, having purchased data centers from AT&T.
  • Stewart is also quoted in a new Data Center Frontier article as saying the company intends to grow aggressively in 2021.
  • Evoque Data Center Solutions, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is one of the worlds 20 largest data center firms.

2021 Ram 1500 is the Only Pickup to Earn 2021 IIHS Top Safety Pick Rating

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:00pm

Equipped with the Advanced Safety Group, Ram 1500 is first and only pickup to earn Top Safety Pick rating from Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) testing

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  • Equipped with the Advanced Safety Group, Ram 1500 is first and only pickup to earn Top Safety Pick rating from Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) testing
    The rating applies to Ram 1500 Crew Cab models equipped with the Advanced Safety Group.
  • Ram 1500 was the first pickup to achieve the Top Safety Pick rating and marks back-to-back (2020 and 2021) Top Safety Pick status from IIHS.
  • "A Top Safety Pick for the Ram 1500 solidifies our long-standing commitment to our customers through advanced technology and engineering expertise," said Mike Koval Jr., Ram Brand Chief Executive Officer - Stellantis.
  • Pedestrian Automatic Emergency Braking is the latest IIHS requirement needed to earn Top Safety Pick status.

Fisker and Foxconn Set to Collaborate on Electric Vehicle Project

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 12:02pm

Fisker Inc. (NYSE: FSR) (Fisker) designer and manufacturer of the worlds most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles, and advanced mobility solutions today announced it has entered into a MOU with Hon Hai Technology Group (TWSE:2317) (Foxconn) supporting a project to develop a breakthrough electric vehicle.

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  • Fisker Inc. (NYSE: FSR) (Fisker) designer and manufacturer of the worlds most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles, and advanced mobility solutions today announced it has entered into a MOU with Hon Hai Technology Group (TWSE:2317) (Foxconn) supporting a project to develop a breakthrough electric vehicle.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    - Fisker and Foxconn to jointly develop a breakthrough new segment vehicle.
  • The Fisker and Foxconn partnership brings together two global leaders in innovation that will join forces to unlock the potential of the electric vehicle industry, said Foxconn Technology Group Chairman, Young-way Liu.
  • The key success elements of electric vehicle development include the electric motor, electric control module and battery.

The 2022 Kia Carnival Makes Canadian Debut

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:15pm

Available in Canadian dealerships this spring, Kia Carnival is available in five trim levels (LX, LX+, EX, EX+ and SX) with a starting price of $34,495.

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  • Available in Canadian dealerships this spring, Kia Carnival is available in five trim levels (LX, LX+, EX, EX+ and SX) with a starting price of $34,495.
  • We cant wait for Canadians to get behind the wheel of our very own Life Utility Vehicle, says Elias El-Achhab, Chief Operating Officer at Kia Canada.
  • With bold SUV-inspired characteristics, incredible cargo space, our most advanced safety tech and luxurious appointments, Kia Carnival embodies our leading-edge design philosophy, he adds.
  • Kia Carnival turns Canadians everyday busy lives into epic adventure with abundant space, freedom, style and comfort.

Hyundai IONIQ 5 Redefines Electric Mobility Lifestyle

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:00am

- Provides Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) function, which can turn the vehicle into a charger on wheels

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  • - Provides Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) function, which can turn the vehicle into a charger on wheels
    SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hyundai Motor Company today launched the IONIQ 5 midsize CUV during a virtual world premiere event.
  • As the first model in Hyundai's new IONIQ brand dedicated to battery electric vehicles (BEV), IONIQ 5 sets the benchmark to redefine the electric mobility lifestyle with sustainable and innovative features.
  • "It is truly the first electric vehicle to provide a new experience with its innovative use of interior space and advanced technologies."
  • "IONIQ 5 is the new definition of timeless, providing a common thread linking our past to the present and future."

Hyundai IONIQ 5 Redefines Electric Mobility Lifestyle

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:00am

- Provides Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) function, which can turn the vehicle into a charger on wheels

Key Points: 
  • - Provides Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) function, which can turn the vehicle into a charger on wheels
    SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hyundai Motor Company today launched the IONIQ 5 midsize CUV during a virtual world premiere event.
  • As the first model in Hyundai's new IONIQ brand dedicated to battery electric vehicles (BEV), IONIQ 5 sets the benchmark to redefine the electric mobility lifestyle with sustainable and innovative features.
  • "It is truly the first electric vehicle to provide a new experience with its innovative use of interior space and advanced technologies."
  • "IONIQ 5 is the new definition of timeless, providing a common thread linking our past to the present and future."