Go big or go home, as they say. Or, in the case of Volkswagen, go to Texas where large personalities flourish. The rolling hills of Texas Hill Country served as the backdrop for our first outing in the German brand’s biggest vehicle yet: the all-new 2018 Atlas. This is the manufacturer’s first midsize crossover as the brand looks to become a full-line, family-oriented automaker. And from our short stint behind the wheel, the competition better be on the lookout as the latest seven-passenger people mover has got a loaded barrel of goods.
The performance sedan universe has repopulated several times since the initial generation of BMWs that forged the field in the 1970s. Over these past several decades, there have been many defining examples of the genre, but for now, let’s turn to the wallflowers. Those hot four-doors not in your face with monstrous power, enormous bling, bellowing exhausts, or military price tags. The quiet thrillers like the redesigned 2018 Audi S4.
The Japanese automaker made the groundbreaking announcement today in a video posted to Honda’s YouTube page. In the video, Janet Parker, Chief Engineer at Honda Dream Labs, tells viewers that only the most innovative features make it into Honda cars. The Horn Emojis are no exception.
Let’s turn the dial back almost 16 years to June of 2001.
The ongoing research project is being conducted by Saif Syed, a Dalhousie University medical student, in conjunction with students from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD University).
“These ingredients may cause health effects ranging from skin irritation and dehydration to increased blood pressure,” Health Canada said in a safety alert.
You may have come to this realization already, but none of us are getting off this planet alive, which may be one of the reasons Volvo does its darned best to keep the folks who ride in its vehicles across the Earth’s surface as safe as possible for as long as possible. As proof, consider that Volvo is a leader in developing and introducing safety features, beginning with the auto industry’s first 3-point front-seat safety harness, which the company began installing in its cars in 1958.
The Gairdners, nicknamed the “baby Nobels” because 84 winners have gone on to win Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine, each carry a $100,000 honorarium and will be presented at a gala dinner on Oct. 26.
Soon after the U.S. announced its move, Britain announced similar measures and banned most electronics on flights originating in six countries: Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. Canada and other countries, however, have so far declined to follow suit.
Machiskinic was found fatally injured at the bottom of the Delta Hotel laundry chute the morning of Jan. 10, 2015. She died in hospital later that day.