Nissan Partners with Americana Music Association

12th Annual Americana Music Honors And Awards Ceremony Presented By Nissan - Show & AudienceNissan recently announced that it has formed a partnership with the Americana Music Association. Nissan Hoover fans should know that as part of the agreement, the automaker has become the Exclusive Automotive Partner of the music organization for 2014 and 2015. The entire arrangement came about from Nissan’s Nashville Proud initiative, which is a project that aims to support organizations in Nashville that have influence not only locally, but also nationally and around the globe. In its new role, Nissan will be throwing quite a bit of support behind the American Roots Music initiative internationally.

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Honda Improving Safety with Visualization Technology

Honda Leads Industry-First Development of Visualization TechnoloAnyone that has ever been involved with any big company that makes things, will be only too aware that profitability usually comes before just about everything else. The auto industry is no different in some respects, but the folks at Kissimmee Honda Dealer will be only too aware of just how much the Japanese auto giant puts into making its vehicles as safe as possible for passengers, pedestrians and other road users. It goes to such lengths to develop ever-more technologically-advanced systems to make its vehicles safer, that you could sometimes wonder if profit really is foremost in its thinking. The latest example is its new three-dimensional, crash-simulation visualization technology that is based on a leading high-end 3D visualization software product.

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Nissan Targets Overall LeMans Win with New GT-R

NISSAN_GT_R_LMP1Honoring the incredible supercar now available at locations like Nissan Dealers Dallas, Nissan recently announced it would develop a new GT-R LM P1 racer for top class of the 2015 World Endurance Championship, which includes the iconic 24 Hours of LeMans.

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Honda Accord Leads Retail Sales for 2014

Honda_2014_Sales_Infographic___FINALHonda has even more bragging rights this year as the Accord is in the lead for the top car when it comes to individual car buyers in the United States. The automaker is looking to repeat the dominant sales performance of the Accord in 2013. On top of that, according to Honda the Accord, Civic, Odyssey, and CR-V all led their market segments for retail registrations during the first quarter of 2014, at least according to Honda’s own analysis of registration data provided by IHS Automotive. Those four Honda models also came out at the top of their segments for retail vehicle registrations for all of 2013. In addition, the CR-V and Civic both earned outright best-selling status for their market segments. Take the CR-V, Accord, Civic or Odyssey as well as any other Honda model for a test drive today at Honda Huber Heights.

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Buick Makes Rearview Cameras a Standard Feature

2014 Buick EnclaveBuick has made rearview cameras a standard feature on all 2015 models, placing a strong emphasis on safety and technology. These two items are high on the list of considerations for car shoppers, which will surely make Buicks even more attractive. Check out the selection of new cars and schedule a test drive at Oklahoma City Buick.

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Dodge Teams up with Motley Crue for Final Time

Dodge Chrysler_ Motley CrueAs part of their long relationship, Dodge is teaming up with Motley Crue for the final time as the rock band launches its Final Tour. As part of that tour, the Dodge Chance to Be Bad Giveaway will give Dodge and Motley Cure fans a way of winning a 2015 Dodge Challenger or Charger, a Motley Crue VIP experience that includes a meeting with the band, autographed guitars, Motley Crue collectible merchandise, and many other prizes. See the current lineup of Dodge models, try out the different features and learn about the latest incentives and financing deals by visiting Charleston WV Dodge today.

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Two Honda Models Make KBB.com’s 10 Best Green Cars of 2014 List

2014 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-LIf you are concerned about the environmental footprint you are leaving behind with your driving, you may be considering changing from a traditional gasoline vehicle to one of the ever-expanding range of alternative fuel models now available to us here in the U.S. If you are confused by all the different options that are available at the moment, it would be a good idea to check-out a resource like KBB.com’s 10 Best Green Cars of 2014 List. There’s little doubt that dealers like Honda Providence would like you to take a look at this year’s list, and that’s because 2 of the ten vehicles to make the shortlist this year are the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid and the 2014 Honda Civic Natural Gas.

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Remade 2014 Mini Hardtop Remains Less than $20K

Mini familyFitting a new engine lineup and enhanced technologies into its traditionally tiny package, the 2014 Mini Hardtop is available for ordering now with an MSRP that starts at $19,950. That’s a fairly small $250 price bump for a fairly substantial upgrade, as noted by Patrick McKenna, Head of Mini Product Planning and Events for Mini USA: “The product team worked diligently to sustain a minimal price increase over the previous model while adding a number of new technologies and features. People will be amazed at the interior quality of this car combined with legendary Mini go-kart handling and all-new BMW Group engines. The new Mini is a lot like nothing else.”

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Polk’s Picks for Auto Loyalty Honor Five from Chrysler Group

JP014_032WRFive different products from the Chrysler Group earned Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards recently, showcasing the automaker’s strong efforts to keep its current customers satisfied. That’s a key to growing and sustaining automotive success in this country, according to the Polk people, who also report that their Automotive Loyalty Awards are the only “fact-based” customer-retention honors in the industry.

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2014 Chevy Silverado Sets 5-Star Safety Milestone

Silverado-Sierra5-StarNHTSA-RatedThe redesigned 2014 Chevy Silverado has added to its long list of segment-leading accomplishments by recently becoming the first full-size pickup to receive a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score in NHTSA’s current safety-testing program, which has been in place since 2011. Under these criteria, vehicles must post qualifying scores for rollover resistance as well as both side and frontal impacts. The 2014 Chevy Silverado–as well as its corporate cousin, the 2014 GMC Sierra–earned NHTSA recognition with 5 stars for occupant protection during side- and frontal-impact scenarios and a 4-star performance in the rollover test.

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