Day: April 1, 2020

Volvo Valet is the company’s first concierge vehicle-maintenance offering

A person working day when this is all above, it will be fascinating to appear again on the numerous methods companies of all stripes tailored to the novel coronavirus to see what stuck all around and what disappeared as everyday living returned to one thing resembling typical.

Volvo’s most current service providing, a new concierge service termed Volvo Valet, would seem tailor-made for the coronavirus period, even while the firm claims it’s been underneath enhancement for at minimum a 12 months. 

It’s basically a pickup and dropoff service for entrepreneurs who have to have to service their Volvo, and it’s

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Elon Musk: Tesla will ship free ventilators for coronavirus fight

Tesla Main Govt Elon Musk mentioned on Tuesday the corporation has further Fda-accredited ventilators that can be transported totally free of price to hospitals in just areas the place the electric powered carmaker provides.

“Gadget & transport price are totally free. Only need is that the vents are necessary right away for individuals, not saved in a warehouse. Please me or @Tesla know,” Musk mentioned in a tweet.

Tesla did not right away react to a request for remark on how a lot of ventilators it has to provide, or how the corporation will prioritize requests. Two months in the

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The 2020 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport 400 sport exhaust sounds superb

The finest point about the 2020 Infiniti Q60 Pink Sport four hundred is its engine. That three.-liter twin-turbo V6 would make just one of the greater noises in the automotive landscape on its way to the six,800 rpm redline. It would make four hundred horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque, and the engine feels every single little bit that potent. Peak power is produced at a significant six,four hundred rpm, so it feels linear all the way up to that level. There is no mistaking this for a obviously aspirated engine with the lag off the line, but as soon

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Coronavirus: GM, Ventec go from strangers to production in a month

Ventec’s VOCSN multi-purpose ventilators, which combine five independent clinical gadgets. / Reuters

 

Who could have imagined that the coronavirus pandemic would be, in aspect, an automotive tale? Much more than that: Automakers, in particular GM and Ford but also loads of other people, may possibly wind up remaining some of the story’s heroes. 

The New York Situations had a glimpse inside the GM work the other day, and now The Seattle Times’ Geoff Baker presents a superior sense of the timeline by which Standard Motors and Ventec Lifestyle Units, of Bothell, Washington, went from fantastic strangers to associates in mass-manufacturing

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Genesis recruits new U.S. sales director from Infiniti

LOS ANGELES — Genesis Motor America has chosen Inifiniti executive Tedros Mengiste as its new sales director following the March transfer of Genesis COO Erwin Raphael to Hyundai Motor America.

Mengiste will take over the sales and dealer-facing duties from Raphael beginning immediately and will report to Mark Del Rosso, CEO of Genesis Motor America, the company said in a release. Mengiste’s formal title is executive director, sales operations. The 23-year auto industry veteran was most recently regional vice president at Infiniti USA.

“Ted has exactly what Genesis needs as we extend our ‘Young Luxury’ platform,” Del Rosso, said in

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