Hybrid & Electric Vehicles, Vehicle Extrication Training Program by Action Training Systems

Hybrid & Electric Vehicles,  Vehicle Extrication Training Program by Action Training Systems

www.action-training.com This is a demo of “Hybrid & Electric Vehicles” training program from the Vehicle Extrication Training series. This program shows basic propulsion systems and common components of hybrid and electric vehicles. Demonstrates seven steps to approach and shutdown of crashed vehicles. Shows alternative procedures for shutdown when the ignition or keys are not accessible.

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Apple’s Car Program Loses Boss, Under Hiring Freeze

Apple’s Car Program Loses Boss, Under Hiring Freeze

According to a story from Apple Insider, Apple’s Project Titan car development program is experiencing some issues. The story says that Steve Zadesky, the Apple engineer that was in charge of Project Titan, is leaving the company for “personal reasons.” It isn’t clear if a concurrent hiring freeze is related to Zadesky’s departure. However, all of… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Lincoln To Test New Mileage Program For Lease Customers: Video

It’s called Lincoln Miles, and it’s designed to make leasing a Lincoln easier to track with regard to your mileage usage. An app on your smartphone will allow you to monitor your daily mileage usage and predict where you’ll end up when it’s time to turn the vehicle back into the dealer. The bonus piece of the puzzle is that if you return the… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Lotus Launches Personalization Program

Vehicle personalization is all the rage these days, with virtually every automaker in the luxury game and even some mainstream makes starting up departments dedicated to offering customers a chance to add personal touches to their cars before they leave the factory. Lotus saw the need several years ago but due to limited resources at the time… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Honda Red Riders Program Increases Pay Outs In 2016

From a Honda press release: Honda kicked off the New Year by announcing today that its Red Riders Rewards program has been improved and expanded for 2016, with nearly $ 7 million in earnings available to Honda racers. This contingency plan covers a number of racing disciplines including supercross, motocross, off-road, road racing, dirt track, trials and ATV, comprising more than 1,300 individual events at which Honda racers have the opportunity to earn payouts. Honda…

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Mercedes Launches Designo Manufaktur Personalization Program

Mercedes Launches Designo Manufaktur Personalization Program

Previously only a high-end brand for various cabin trims used in Mercedes-Benz’s cars, Designo is now being transformed into a standalone personalization program for the German automaker. The new program, called Designo Manufaktur, allows customers to personalize their cars in ways not possible at the factory. The first vehicle eligible for… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Indian Announces Project Scout Custom Program

Indian Announces Project Scout Custom Program

From an Indian Motorcycles press release: Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced its ‘Project Scout: Build a Legend’ custom program. The program gives select dealers a high-profile forum to showcase their passion for Indian Motorcycle and their team’s talent by building a custom Indian Scout. There are no rules or restrictions on bike theme, cost or build style, although entrants must utilize a 2016 Indian Scout model and a minimum of three genuine…

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VW Starts “Goodwill” Payment Program For Customers Affected By Diesel Scandal

VW Starts “Goodwill” Payment Program For Customers Affected By Diesel Scandal

While Volkswagen may still be months away from announcing a recall in the United States for vehicles found to have “defeat device” diesel emissions cheating software (recalls in Europe are expected to start in January 2016), the automaker this week announced a “Goodwill Package” that will financially compensate some owners… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Exclusive McLaren P1 GTR Driver Program Gets Underway

Exclusive McLaren P1 GTR Driver Program Gets Underway

The lucky few owners of the extreme McLaren P1 GTR have just enjoyed their first track day driving experience with the cars as part of an official driver development program hosted by McLaren. The program, which includes ex-Formula One driver Bruno Senna as one of its instructors, got underway recently at Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Be Sure Of Your Classic Aston Martin’s Provenance With New Assurance Program

Be Sure Of Your Classic Aston Martin’s Provenance With New Assurance Program

The strong interest in classic cars in recent years, sadly often purely for investment purposes, has led to a number of popular brands launching departments that cater exclusively to owners of older models. These departments, like Ferrari Classiche, Porsche Classic or the more recent Lamborghini Polo Storico, are set up to handle the buying and… High Gear Media Network Feed

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