TweetIt’s that time of the year again…Once the leaves start falling, it’s a reminder that the Los Angeles Auto Show is just around the corner. This year, it begins with AutoMobility LA, a combination of the press and trade days along with the Connected Car Expo. Then, the 2016 LA Auto Show opens to the public for it’s 10-day run. Here’s a look back at our top five most-watched videos from the 2015 LA Auto Show: 2017 Ford Escape SUV revealed @ 2015 LA Auto Show: 3,800+ views QNX SoftwareRead More
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from inside the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center for the 40th annual Automotive News World Congress. In this video, watch for the presentation of the 2015 PwC Shareholder Value Awards. The awards are given to companies in who are recognized for highest shareholder returns within one-year and three-year periods among Global Vehicle Manufacturers, Global Automotive Suppliers and U.S. Automotive Retailers categories. The winners were determined based on their total shareholder return, based on the value of $100 USD invested in a stock over one- andRead More
TweetDETROIT — The 10th-ranked University of Michigan ice hockey team clinched its record 17th Great Lakes Invitational title with a 4-2 win over Michigan Tech late Wednesday night at Joe Louis Arena. A strong defensive effort by the Wolverines and a comeback from a 2-0 first-period deficit was the difference. U of M had a three-goal second period to take the lead. Goals by sophomore forward Tony Calderone, junior forward Tyler Motte, and junior forward Alex Kile helped push Michigan ahead. Senior goaltender Steve Racine (27 saves) kept the HuskiesRead More
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter for the annual Poinsettia Bowl Gaslamp March. This year’s bowl will feature a matchup between the Boise State Broncos and the NIU Huskies on Wednesday afternoon. Marching bands and spirit squads from the participating universities paraded from each end of 5th Avenue performing holiday classics, and met up at Market Street for a heart-pounding Battle of the Bands! After the dust has settled at Market Street, bands continued on with their parade of holiday favorites. The event was free forRead More
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa in Riverside, Calif. for their 2015 Festival of Lights. Enjoy more than 4 million dazzling holiday lights, appearances by Santa Claus, the world’s largest manmade mistletoe measuring 12’ x 8’, horse-drawn carriage rides, freshly fallen snow, an elaborately decorated Christmas tree in the hotel lobby and delectable holiday confections at the original famous Casey’s Cupcakes® located at The Inn. The Mission Inn’s Festival of Lights is an annual gift to the community from property Owners Duane and Kelly RobertsRead More
TweetAmericaJR.com would like to say congratulations to our *eleven* winners for our 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show public show days contest. We had an overwhelming response once again this year. Thank you to everyone who entered… if you didn’t win, try again next year! We apologize for the delay in posting this list — rest assured that our winners were notified on the first public show day. Special thanks to the marketing team at the L.A. Auto Show for providing us with tickets for this special contest. Here are ourRead More
PHOTOS: 2015 Escondido Holiday Tree Lighting & Winter Wonderland Festival @ Center for the Arts — Part Two
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido for the 2015 Holiday Tree Lighting and Winter Wonderland Festival. Escondido Mayor Sam Abed, CCAE Executive Director Jerry VanLeeuwen and CCAE Board Chair Karen Jobe turned on the holiday lights for the season. Activities included a meet-and-greet with princesses and live reindeer to go along with our Santa, stilt walkers, real snow play area, arts & crafts, face painting, and live entertainment. It was all FREE for all attendees from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the JW Marriott in downtown Los Angeles for the 2015 Connected Car Expo (CCE). This year’s exhibit floor will bring a diverse mix of companies together under one roof, ranging from exciting startups in the transportation space to innovation-forward automakers (such as Volvo, Hyundai and OnStar) to established tier one suppliers (like Garmin and Faurecia). Industry and media attendees attending CCE 2015 can explore everything from in-vehicle security innovations and autonomous driving solutions to augmented reality and car sharing platforms.
TweetLOS ANGELES — More than 50 new concept cars and production models were revealed at this year’s 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. BIG news from the Italians at this year’s L.A. Auto Show. Alfa Romeo showed off its 2017 Giulia Quadrifoglio. It comes with a Ferrari engine that produces 505 horsepower. Fiat is bringing back its 124 Spider as a 2017 model. Now, that car hasn’t been sold in the U.S. since the 1980’s. “Because a lot of the debuts are in segments that have been struggling recently,” said AkshayRead More
TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. More than 50 new concept cars and production made their debut at this year’s show. In this set, we’ll show you the smart proxy coupe fortwo, 2016 Mercedes AMG GT3 race car, 2016 Lexus RX 350, 2016 Lexus RC F and the 2016 Audi TTS. In addition, you’ll also see the 2015 BMW X6 M and the Lexus Hoverboard. This is our final gallery from the 2015 LA Auto Show.