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Save the date for the Volvo Group Capital Markets Day on November 11, 2021

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 8:19am

b"GTEBORG, Sweden, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Volvo Group will hold a Capital Markets Day on November 11, 2021.

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  • b"GTEBORG, Sweden, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Volvo Group will hold a Capital Markets Day on November 11, 2021.
  • During the day, executive management will outline the Group's strategic direction, which is built on the pillars Perform and Transform.
  • This covers both the measures to continue to improve performance as well as the transformation journey towards new, sustainable solutions such as battery and fuel cell electric vehicles as well as autonomous solutions.\nWell in advance it will be communicated if the event will be virtual only or if attendance on site will be possible as well.\nRegistration will be available on Volvo Group's website closer to the event.\n"

Toyota Motor North America Announces Executive Changes

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 8:30pm

b"PLANO, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announces executive changes to its operations with the aim to drive critical business needs in support of TMNA's mobility strategy.\nEffective Monday, April 12, Doug Murtha, who most recently served as group vice president, Corporate Strategy and Planning, TMNA, has transitioned to group vice president, chief business information officer, Information Technology (IT) Division, TMNA.

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  • b"PLANO, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announces executive changes to its operations with the aim to drive critical business needs in support of TMNA's mobility strategy.\nEffective Monday, April 12, Doug Murtha, who most recently served as group vice president, Corporate Strategy and Planning, TMNA, has transitioned to group vice president, chief business information officer, Information Technology (IT) Division, TMNA.
  • In this newly created position, Murtha will work closely with teams across the organization to support planning, prioritization, and realization of new value opportunities.
  • His responsibilities include driving critical change management activity at the intersection of IT and business.He will report to Holly Walters, chief information officer, IT Division, TMNA.
  • Ingle joined Toyota in 2002 and has held numerous positions leading product planning for passenger cars, global manufacturing strategy and production strategy in North America.\nToyota (NYSE:TM) has been a part of the cultural fabric in North America for more than 60 years, and is committed to advancing sustainable, next-generation mobility through our Toyota and Lexus brands plus our 1,800 dealerships.\nToyota has created a tremendous value chain and directly employs more than 47,000 in North America.

Kia Earns Honors In Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value In America Awards

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:06am

b'IRVINE, Calif., April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America (KMA) has earned multiple honors in the Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value in America Awards.

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  • b'IRVINE, Calif., April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America (KMA) has earned multiple honors in the Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value in America Awards.
  • The Soul also claimed its third win.\n"Kia will always be driven to offer the best value to all of our customers," said Sean Yoon, president & CEO, Kia Motors North America, Kia Motors America.
  • "\nThe Vincentric Best Fleet Value in America awards recognize specific vehicles and trims which have the lowest total cost of ownership in the greatest number of measured lifecycle cost scenarios.
  • "These strong performances helped Kia demonstrate the value its vehicles bring to the fleet market.

Silk-FAW Hongqi 'S' Series Electric Vehicle Venture Receives Strong Backing from Consortium of Leading Global Financial Institutions in China

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 1:00pm

CHANGCHUN, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium of leading global financial institutions in China joined together on March 25, 2021 to become strategic partners and provide global financial support for SilkFAW's Hongqi 'S' series electric vehicle venture.

Key Points: 
  • CHANGCHUN, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium of leading global financial institutions in China joined together on March 25, 2021 to become strategic partners and provide global financial support for SilkFAW's Hongqi 'S' series electric vehicle venture.
  • Silk-FAW's joint venture is focused on establishing a leading position in the rapidly growing global market for ultra-luxury new energy sports vehicles.
  • We are honored to be able to play a strong role in China's initiative to build Hongqi into a world-class global brand."
  • Representatives of the banking consortium expressed their optimism at becoming strategic partners to Silk-FAW and providing financial support to ensure the venture achieves the global strategic objectives of the Hongqi 'S' series.

Silk-FAW Hongqi 'S' Series Electric Vehicle Venture Receives Strong Backing from Consortium of Leading Global Financial Institutions in China

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 8:00am

CHANGCHUN, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium of leading global financial institutions in China joined together on March 25, 2021 to become strategic partners and provide global financial support for SilkFAW's Hongqi 'S' series electric vehicle venture.

Key Points: 
  • CHANGCHUN, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium of leading global financial institutions in China joined together on March 25, 2021 to become strategic partners and provide global financial support for SilkFAW's Hongqi 'S' series electric vehicle venture.
  • Silk-FAW's joint venture is focused on establishing a leading position in the rapidly growing global market for ultra-luxury new energy sports vehicles.
  • We are honored to be able to play a strong role in China's initiative to build Hongqi into a world-class global brand."
  • Representatives of the banking consortium expressed their optimism at becoming strategic partners to Silk-FAW and providing financial support to ensure the venture achieves the global strategic objectives of the Hongqi 'S' series.

Earnhardt Lexus Dealership Earns the Elite of Lexus Award

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 6:15pm

PHOENIX, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Elite of Lexus Award has been earned once again by Earnhardt Lexus.

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  • PHOENIX, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Elite of Lexus Award has been earned once again by Earnhardt Lexus.
  • Earnhardt Lexus sold over 1,375 New & L-Certified Lexus SUVs and cars in 2020.Some 59 percent were sold to repeat buyers, demonstrating a high rate of customer retention, another award requirement.
  • "This is the top award that a Lexus dealership can receive," explained Bull Earnhardt, General Manager.
  • The dealership is part of Earnhardt Auto Centers, a family-owned, private dealership group with 21 locations tracing its roots in Arizona back to the 1950s.

2022 Lexus LS 500h Arrives This Fall With Lexus Teammate Advanced Driver Assistance Technology

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 4:44pm

The 2022 LS500h flagship luxury hybrid sedan will continue this trend as the first vehicle in the US lineup to offer the all-new Lexus Teammate advanced driver assistance technology on all-wheel drive (AWD) models.

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  • The 2022 LS500h flagship luxury hybrid sedan will continue this trend as the first vehicle in the US lineup to offer the all-new Lexus Teammate advanced driver assistance technology on all-wheel drive (AWD) models.
  • Developed based on the Mobility Teammate Concept, Lexus Teammate is built on the belief that people and vehicles can work together in partnership to help achieve safe, convenient, and efficient mobility.
  • Lexus Teammate on the LS500h with AWD provides two functions: Advanced Drive and Advanced Park.
  • The 2022 LS500h AWD with Lexus Teammate and LS500 are expected to arrive in dealerships later this Fall.

Vehicular Emission Norms Key Pivot for Mass-scale Production in Automotive VVT System Market, By 2026 Global Valuation to climb to US$ 52 Bn: TMR

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:30pm

The widespread demand in automotive VVT system market stems from stringent implementation of vehicle emission norms worldwide over the years.

Key Points: 
  • The widespread demand in automotive VVT system market stems from stringent implementation of vehicle emission norms worldwide over the years.
  • The automotive VVT system market is projected to rise at a CAGR of ~4% during 2018 2026, and reach valuation of US$ 52 Bn by the end of this period.
  • Thus, the business propositions of VVT systems have risen steadily over the past two decades, expanding the horizon of the automotive VVT system market.
  • Strides made in public transportation in developed and some developing nations have bolstered the demand potential in automotive VVT system market.

Vehicular Emission Norms Key Pivot for Mass-scale Production in Automotive VVT System Market, By 2026 Global Valuation to climb to US$ 52 Bn: TMR

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:30pm

The widespread demand in automotive VVT system market stems from stringent implementation of vehicle emission norms worldwide over the years.

Key Points: 
  • The widespread demand in automotive VVT system market stems from stringent implementation of vehicle emission norms worldwide over the years.
  • The automotive VVT system market is projected to rise at a CAGR of ~4% during 2018 2026, and reach valuation of US$ 52 Bn by the end of this period.
  • Thus, the business propositions of VVT systems have risen steadily over the past two decades, expanding the horizon of the automotive VVT system market.
  • Strides made in public transportation in developed and some developing nations have bolstered the demand potential in automotive VVT system market.

Subaru Receives Four Honors From PARENTS Best Family Cars 2021

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

CAMDEN, N.J., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2021 Ascent, Crosstrek Hybrid, Forester and Legacy earned spots on PARENTS Best Family Cars 2021 .

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  • CAMDEN, N.J., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2021 Ascent, Crosstrek Hybrid, Forester and Legacy earned spots on PARENTS Best Family Cars 2021 .
  • PARENTS Best Family Cars 2021recognize a selection of new model vehicles with high-tech performance, safety, and convenience features across multiple categories to fit a family's specific needs including minivans, 2-row SUVs, 3-row SUVs, and family sedans.
  • 24 winning models that passed test drive standards and car seat compatibility, and were designated safe and efficient for families for years to come, made PARENTS list of Best Family Cars 2021.
  • The 2021 Subaru Legacy, named "Best All-Weather" for family sedans, comes standard with Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and Active Torque Vectoring for confident handling in all conditions.