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Fisker Inc. to Establish European Headquarters in Munich, Ocean SUV Program Advancing Towards First Gateway

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

Named Matrix, Munich offers convenient access to key European EV markets and close proximity to Magnas Graz facility in Austria.

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  • Named Matrix, Munich offers convenient access to key European EV markets and close proximity to Magnas Graz facility in Austria.
  • The Ocean will be assembled by Magna in Europe and is poised to deliver class-leading range, functional interior space with third-row seating and overall class-leading vehicle performance.
  • Henrik Fisker, chairman and chief executive officer of Fisker, stated, The substantial vehicle order agreed with Viggo in Denmark demonstrates our growth potential in Europe.
  • The company is also announcing progress on the overall Fisker Ocean SUV program.

DJI and Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team have lift-off

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 9:45am

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DJI, the latest Official Supplier to the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, are the number one choice for aerial imaging and creative camera technology across the globe.

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  • SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DJI, the latest Official Supplier to the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, are the number one choice for aerial imaging and creative camera technology across the globe.
  • The Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, will be utilizing a wide range of DJI aerial and handheld products to bring fans closer to the action through digital content both on and off the track.
  • "In our conversations with DJI, we soon discovered that we share the same values," said Team Principal, Ian James.
  • Since the Mexico City E-Prix, the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team have been using DJI products such as the DJI Action camera.

DJI and Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team have lift-off

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 9:00am

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DJI, the latest Official Supplier to the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, are the number one choice for aerial imaging and creative camera technology across the globe.

Key Points: 
  • SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DJI, the latest Official Supplier to the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, are the number one choice for aerial imaging and creative camera technology across the globe.
  • The Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team, will be utilizing a wide range of DJI aerial and handheld products to bring fans closer to the action through digital content both on and off the track.
  • "In our conversations with DJI, we soon discovered that we share the same values," said Team Principal, Ian James.
  • Since the Mexico City E-Prix, the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team have been using DJI products such as the DJI Action camera.

Acura of Salem offers service special to military personnel

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 6:00pm

SALEM, Ore., Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Acura of Salem wants to reward Acura drivers by helping them save on maintenance services.

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  • SALEM, Ore., Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Acura of Salem wants to reward Acura drivers by helping them save on maintenance services.
  • Maintaining an Acura vehicle can become expensive, and Acura of Salem wants to offer a service coupon to members of the military to say thanks.
  • Until the end of the year, Dec. 31, Acura of Salem will be offering a service special for U.S. military personnel.
  • The technicians at Acura of Salem know how to properly and efficiently service Acura vehicles.

Fisker Inc. Set to Reveal Production Ocean SUV at the Los Angeles Auto Show, May 2021

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 2:00pm

Fisker Inc. (Fisker) designer and manufacturer of the worlds most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions today announced that it is set to reveal the production version of the Fisker Ocean, its all-electric SUV, at the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show.

Key Points: 
  • Fisker Inc. (Fisker) designer and manufacturer of the worlds most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions today announced that it is set to reveal the production version of the Fisker Ocean, its all-electric SUV, at the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201023005115/en/
    Fisker Inc. today announced that it is set to reveal the production version of the Fisker Ocean, its all-electric SUV, at the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  • Fisker recently announced a strategic cooperation with Magna International supporting the co-development and manufacture of the Fisker Ocean SUV, projected to launch in Q4 2022.
  • Following the cancellation of the 2020 Los Angeles Auto Show, Fisker made the strategic decision to commit to the 2021 show for the global reveal of the Ocean SUV, its first production vehicle.

Hyundai Announces Pricing for New Feature-Rich 2021 Elantra Lineup

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 5:50pm

The Elantra Hybrid delivers with 54 MPG and the Elantra N Line, with its six-speed transmission, is all about bold performance."

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  • The Elantra Hybrid delivers with 54 MPG and the Elantra N Line, with its six-speed transmission, is all about bold performance."
  • Today, Hyundai Motor America announced prices for the all-new 2021 Elantra, first-ever Elantra Hybrid and sporty Elantra N Line.
  • The completely redesigned 2021 Elantra delivers enhanced fuel efficiency, progressive technology and advanced Hyundai SmartSense standard safety features at a starting price of $19,650 for the well-equipped SE model.
  • The Elantra Hybrid starts at $23,550 and goes up to $28,100 and the fun-to-drive Elantra N Line is priced at $24,100.

AutoPacific Announces 2020 Ideal Vehicle Awards - GMC Acadia Wins Most Ideal Overall Vehicle; Tesla and Land Rover Tie for Most Ideal Brand

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

The 2020 awards are based on responses from more than 73,000 owners of new vehicles across all major manufacturers.

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  • The 2020 awards are based on responses from more than 73,000 owners of new vehicles across all major manufacturers.
  • "IVA's speak to a vehicle's layout and design by revealing which vehicles best meet their owner's needs and expectations," says AutoPacific president George Peterson.
  • Tying for Most Ideal Brand, Land Rover hits the right mark with owners by providing ideal interior quietness, safety features, and center screen size.
  • 2020 Most Ideal Brand Overall: Tesla and Land Rover (tie)
    2020 Most Ideal Premium Brand: Tesla and Land Rover (tie)

San Francisco Toyota Offers Area Drivers New Toyota Vehicle Rentals

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bay-Area drivers who are in need of a vehicle to use for a weekend getaway, business purposes or to simply try before they buy can find what they need at San Francisco Toyota; the dealership best known for its selection of new Toyota models also offers Toyota rentals.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bay-Area drivers who are in need of a vehicle to use for a weekend getaway, business purposes or to simply try before they buy can find what they need at San Francisco Toyota; the dealership best known for its selection of new Toyota models also offers Toyota rentals.
  • Vehicles available to rent from San Francisco Toyota include the popular and efficient Corolla, the family-friendly Camry sedan, the adventurous RAV4 crossover SUV, the spacious Sienna minivan, the brand-new Toyota Venza and more.
  • Furthermore, San Francisco Toyota has no day restrictions on rentals.
  • For more information on car rentals at San Francisco Toyota, interested parties are encouraged to call 415-504-1947 or visit http://www.sftoyota.com .

Earnhardt Volkswagen Announces VW 2020 and 2021 Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport Awarded Highest Safety Rating From NHTSA

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:02pm

The 2020 and 2021 Volkswagen Atlas and Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport join the growing list of Volkswagens with this designation.

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  • The 2020 and 2021 Volkswagen Atlas and Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport join the growing list of Volkswagens with this designation.
  • "It is important to the Earnhardt Volkswagen family that these two SUVs not only passed the NHTSA crash tests, but also aced them."
  • The Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport seats five while the Volkswagen Atlas seats seven.
  • For instance, each Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport comes with standard rain-sensing windshield wipers and heated side mirrors.

Porsche Design and Acer Unveil the Porsche Design Acer Book RS

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 2:45pm

We are delighted to kick-off this partnership with the new Porsche Design Acer Book RS that embodies the DNA of our brand to the core and sets new standards in performance and design," says Jan Becker, CEO of Porsche Design Group

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  • We are delighted to kick-off this partnership with the new Porsche Design Acer Book RS that embodies the DNA of our brand to the core and sets new standards in performance and design," says Jan Becker, CEO of Porsche Design Group
    Jerry Kao, Co-COO of Acer, added: "The fruit of an exciting partnership between Acer and Porsche Design, the Porsche Design Acer Book RS, is a perfect blend of style and performance for urban mobile professionals.
  • Following Porsche Design's design philosophy of optimizing function, the Porsche Design Acer Book RS is a statement in refined computing in which every feature serves a purpose.
  • Compartmentalized and multi-functional by nature, the Porsche Design Acer Travelpack RS (mousepad, mouse, carrying pouch and notebook sleeve) is an ideal companion to accompany[7] the Porsche Design Acer Book RS.
  • The Porsche Design Acer Mouse RS will be available in North America starting at USD 109.99; and in EMEA starting at EUR 99.