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2015 VW Golf TDI Named 2014 Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year!

Earlier this week, Volkswagen of America, Inc., was proud to announce that the all-new 2015 VW Golf TDI was recognized by top automotive journalists in the Pacific Northwest. It topped the Alternative Fuel category and received the Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year honors. Keep reading to find out more! During the second annual Drive […]

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Mazda North American Operations Most Improved Non-Premium Brand in J.D. Apeal Study!

Earlier this week, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) was recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as the most-improved Non-Premium brand, moving up seven places in the rankings. In addition to the overall brand improvement, the 2014 Mazda6 topped the Midsize Car segment, scoring 21 points above the segment average. The Mazda brand overall scored five […]

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2015 Hyundai Sonata Awarded the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Top Safety Pick+ Rating!

Last week, Hyundai Motor America was pleased to announce that the 2015 Hyundai Sonata (those models that are equipped with the optional forward collision warning) earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+ rating. For the 2015 model year, it brings a whole new level of safety and refinement to the midsize […]

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2015 Kia Soul Offers Refinements to Increase Fun Factor!

Last week, Kia Motors America (KMA) announced the specifications for the all-new 2015 Kia Soul, and drivers everywhere are sure to be impressed! The select enhancements will focus on increasing the urban utility vehicle’s fun factor! The design remains instantly recognizable yet has been freshened up. Keep reading to find out more! The 2015 Kia […]

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Toyota Partners with DoSomething.org to Help Create Social Change!

Last week, Toyota was proud to announce that it had team with DoSomething.org to work with the organizations young members, aged 13-25, to come together with ideas on how to help tackle various social issues. DoSomething.org is one of the largest not-for-profit organizations for young people and social change. From August 4-10, the DoSomething.org community […]

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2014 Kia Soul Earns International Design Excellence Award!

Last week, Kia Motors America (KMA) was pleased to announce that one of its flagship vehicles, the 2014 Kia Soul, has earned an International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) in the transportation category from the Industrial Society of America (IDSA). It earned Bronze honors. This is the second time a Kia model has won an award, […]

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2015 Hyundai Elantra Will Be Feature Packed!

The new 2015 Hyundai Elantra will come jam-packed full of new features and packages to give drivers even more style and value for their buck! The award-winning compact will continue to be a top choice in this stocked segment, and will continue the excellent tradition set by previous generations, including being ranked the highest in its […]

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Toyota Named Official Automotive Partner of the 2015 Special Olympic World Games!

Last week it was announced that Toyota has partnered with the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015). This partnership means a lot to both Toyota and the Special Olympics. Keep reading to find out more! The Toyota brand’s participation includes the use of 400 Toyota vehicles by LA2015, the organizing committee for the […]

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New Midsize VW SUV To Be Produced In Chattanooga!

Last week, it was announced that the Volkswagen Group is going to be expanding its industrial footprint even further in the United States! The Board of Directors of Volkswagen of America has decided to commence production of the new midsize SUV at the VW Chattanooga plant down in Tennessee. Keep reading to find out more!

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Mazda North American Operations and Competitor Group Announce Partnership!

Last week, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) announced that it had expanded its partnership with Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), as it became the Official Automotive Partner of the Rock’n’Roll Marathon Series! CGI is a leading active sports media and even entertainment company. Keep reading to find out more! The Rock’n’Roll Marathon Series is a series […]

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