Archives for April 2014

Dodge and Mötley Crüe Give Fans a Chance to Be Bad in Nationwide Promotion

Auburn Hills, Mich. – Muscle car enthusiasts and rock ‘n’ rollers looking for a chance to be bad need to look no further as Dodge and Mötley Crüe launch a nationwide promotion. The “Dodge Chance to Be Bad Giveaway” kicks off this week as part of the partnership between Dodge and the iconic rock ‘n’ roll band, as Mötley Crüe embarks on its “Final Tour.” The Dodge brand is the presenting sponsor of the tour, which kicks off July 2 in Grand Rapids, Mich. [Read more…]

5 Reasons to Do Your Own Vehicle Repairs and Improvements

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – America is a nation of people who love vehicles of all types. In fact, the U.S. Department of Transportation reports that there are over 250 million registered vehicles in the country. With each of these vehicles comes the maintenance, repairs, and custom improvements that owners will need and want to do on a regular basis. While vehicle repair and body shops may be widespread and easy to access, there are a lot of good reasons for bypassing them and doing this work all on your own. [Read more…]

Brandmotion Introduces Versatile Camera Kits for Ram Trucks

SOUTHFIELD, MICH. (SDG MEDIAWIRE) – Brandmotion announced the immediate availability of two multipurpose cameras kit for the Ram. Part No. 1009-6503 covers 2013-2014 models, while 1009-6504 fits models from 2009 to 2012. Whether the vehicle is furnished with a factory installed 8.4-inch display radio, aftermarket multimedia system or add-on monitor, the new kits provide rear vision safety with the seamless look that only comes from an Authentic OEM™ product. [Read more…]

Volant Performance Offers Cool Air Intakes For 2014 Silverado/Sierra

BEREA, Ohio – Volant Performance has expanded its product line to meet rising demand for performance components for the light truck market. Volant cool air intake systems, which are engineered to boost horsepower by maximizing the engine’s breathing capabilities, are now available for the 2014 5.3L V8 1500 Chevrolet Silverado and 1500 GMC Sierra. [Read more…]

A.R.E. Expands Commercial Fiberglass Tonneau Line: Ford F-150

MASSILLON, Ohio – A.R.E.’s Commercial Division is expanding its WorkCover LS(tm) fiberglass tonneau cover line to include 2009 to 2014 Ford F-150 short bed trucks. [Read more…]

How J.D. Power Became The Quality Expert For The Autmotive Industry

A new book, Power: How J.D. Power III Became the Auto Industry’s Adviser, Confessor and Eyewitness to History by Sarah Morgans and Bill Thorness, tells how David Power helped the auto industry discover how to improve quality by listening to their customers. Dave started J.D. Power and Associates in 1968 at his kitchen table and since that time it has grown into a company that is well known and highly respected for its customer satisfaction research that served the automobile industry extensively over the years. Before Power came along, there was no independent measure of quality in the automobile industry. [Read more…]