Day: February 15, 2021

Automakers in the Game (and on the Sidelines)

As of the exact moment we’re writing this, COVID-19 hasn’t forced any Tampa Bay or Kansas City players out of Sunday’s Super Bowl. That could change in an instant. Just ask Kansas City’s barber.

The unpredictability and unknowns of pandemic life have, however, impacted the Super Bowl’s most reliable players: its advertisers. “In a normal year, Super Bowl advertising resembles a multiple-car pileup,” AdAge wrote this week.

Fiat Chrysler alone aired five Super Bowl ads in 2018. In the past five years, Audi has aired four spots, Kia five, Hyundai six—not including two from Genesis. Fiat Chrysler aired nine to tout four of its nameplates, and Toyota aired eight, plus two more from Lexus.

This year is going to look different. Audi, Kia, Hyundai, Genesis, and Porsche are all going to be on the sidelines. No Volkswagen (so no adorable Darth Vader). No BMW or Mercedes-Benz or

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2021 Toyota Land Cruiser Sales Pick Up Stateside Over Imminent Discontinuation

What started out as a utilitarian 4×4 evolved into a comfort-oriented overlander in the 1960s. Fast forward to the present day, and the Land Cruiser is the most expensive Toyota available to order in the U.S.
$85,565 excluding destination charge is a lot of money for a full-size SUV if you compare the J200 series to domestic alternatives from Chevrolet and Ford, but then again, Toyota knows that it’s worth every dollar. In addition to a quad-cam V8 engine that won’t leave you stranded on the side of the road, the Land Cruiser is luxurious in the proper sense of the word. Also worthy of note, the gentle giant is over-the-top capable off-road.

Another explanation for the asking price comes in the guise of the options list. To be more specific, there are no extras other than a rear-seat entertainment system and the Heritage Edition. The Land Cruiser is loaded

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Capital Adequacy Ratio

Transport infrastructure consists of the fastened installations, together with roads , railways , airways , waterways , canals and pipelines and terminals resembling airports , railway stations , bus stations , warehouses , trucking terminals, refueling depots (together with fueling docks and fuel stations ) and seaports Terminals may be used each for interchange of passengers and cargo and for upkeep. Among the authentic controls are not required. For instance, all cars once had controls for the choke valve, clutch, ignition timing , and a crank as an alternative of an electrical starter However new controls have additionally been added to autos, making them extra complicated. These embody air-con , navigation programs , and in automotive leisure One other pattern is the substitute of physical knobs and switches by secondary controls with touchscreen controls similar to BMW ‘s iDrive and Ford ‘s MyFord Touch Another change is that while early … Read More