The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final rule to ban the use of HFC-134a as a motor-vehicle air-conditioning system refrigerant starting with model-year (MY) 2021 new vehicles.
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The U.S. Senate Finance Committee passed legislation to extend tax breaks of key importance to SEMA members.
Thanks to the efforts of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan have each issued a proclamation designating July 2015 as “Automotive Heritage Month.”
Legislation has been introduced to require the state to charge and collect a user fee from each registrant of a motor vehicle.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced proposed annual targets under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for the amount of ethanol that is required to be blended into gasoline in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Legislation to require manufacturers of designated consumer products, including automotive products, to post ingredients on the product label and online on the manufacturer’s website was approved by the Assembly Appropriations Committee.
Legislation to alter the requirements for vehicles eligible for registration as classic vehicles, old timers, street rods and classic rods so that only vehicles manufactured prior to 1996 could ever be eligible was approved by the Nevada Legislature.
Billed as “the world's largest road trip,” the Hot Rod Power Tour will soon be embarking on its 21st annual excursion.
The Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus was formed to pay tribute to America’s love affair with automobiles and motorsports.