WASHINGTON, DC, MARCH 15, 2011 – Members of the Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) took eight of the top ten spots on the TrueCar.com’s ranking of most fuel efficient vehicles. Honda, Hyundai, and Toyota models led the list. Nine of the ten vehicles listed were hybrids except for the Hyundai Elantra.
WASHINGTON, DC, March 1, 2011 – Global Automakers' members captured eight of Consumer Reports’ Top Picks for 2011. The vehicles were selected as the best all-around models in their categories based on stringent road test, reliability, and safety requirements.
Consumer Reports' Top Picks: Budget Car - Honda Fit Small Car - Hyundai Elantra Family Sedan - Nissan Altima Small SUV -Toyota RAV4 Green Car - Toyota Prius Family SUV - Kia Sorento Family Hauler - Toyota Sienna Sports Sedan - Infiniti G37
Attached is a copy of the Global Automakers (AIAM at the time) petition for reconsideration of the August 28, 2006 Event Data Recorders (EDR) final rule issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Today, the company has it’s U.S. headquarters in Cherry Hill, NJ. Mass production at Subaru’s Lafayette, Ind., plant began in 1989. Today, the company’s manufacturing facility produces the Subaru Legacy, Outback, and Impreza.
In 1960, Nissan began manufacturing Datsun vehicles in America. Mass production at Nissan's Smyrna, Tenn., plant began in 1983. Today, Nissan has facilities that manufacture, assemble, research, and design vehicles and components in the U.S. The company’s three manufacturing facilities produce many popular models, including the Nissan Altima, Maxima, Xterra, Frontier, and Pathfinder and the Infiniti QX56.
The company is scheduled to begin delivering the 2012 MP4-12C in late summer 2011. The 12C will be the first in a range of high-performance sports cars which will be sold and serviced through a network of 10 retailers in North America. Dealership locations include Beverly Hills, CA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Greenwich, CT, Miami, FL; Newport Beach, CA; Philadelphia, PA; San Francisco, CA; Tampa Bay, FL and Toronto, Canada.