Posts from ‘April Fools’

Apr
01
Garmin C.A.R.E.S.

Thanks to Garmin C.A.R.E.S., motorists no longer need to interact directly with panhandlers.

OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the C.A.R.E.S. system.

Apr
01
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Golden Corral Edition

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Golden Corral Edition

At a private event held in conjunction with the 2015 New York Auto Show, Chevrolet unveiled an unusual special trim edition of its recently redesigned Colorado midsize pickup. The 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Golden Corral Edition is a limited-production package inspired by the popular buffet-and-grill restaurant chain, and it’s available exclusively on the 4WD Z71 Crew Cab Short Box model.

Apr
01
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Due in showrooms this fall, the 2015 Ford C-Max Energi Kingsford Edition captures heat energy normally lost when grilling, and uses it to charge the on-board battery.

KINGSFORD, OHIO—Ford Motor Company revealed today the newest member of the C-Max family, the 2015 C-Max Energi Kingsford Edition.

Apr
01
MyLincoln SkyTouch

The next-generation SkyTouch system uses motion-sensor technology to allow the user to interact with icons on the windshield and panoramic sunroof. (Image of prototype shown.)

April 1, 2013—Today, the Lincoln Motor Company announced that it is preparing to offer a groundbreaking connectivity/infotainment system on some 2015 Lincoln vehicles. Dubbed “MyLincoln SkyTouch,” the optional system uses next-generation head-up-display technology to deliver a full array of smartphone-app functionality to the fixed panoramic sunroof, as well as select apps to the vehicle’s windshield and center-stack touchscreen.