Ford Partners With, Invests $50M In Redwood Materials, Tesla C...
Automotive - Sponsorships

Ford Motor Co. is partnering with and investing $50 million into a battery recycling startup led by a Tesla co-founder as the Dearborn automaker works to shore up its battery supply chain for a forthc...

The Detroit News
September 22, 2021

Triumph & MGM Release Limited-Edition Motorcycle for NO T...
Automotive - Theatrical

The motorbike company Triumph is as much of a British icon as the James Bond film franchise is, and to mark the release of the upcoming film No Time to Die, the two have come together on this limited-...

Variety
September 21, 2021

Volkswagen to Sell Majority Stake in Payments Business to JPMo...
Automotive

JPMorgan has struck a deal to buy a majority stake in German car giant Volkswagen's payments business ahead of a planned rollout of in-car technology that allows drivers to automatically pay for fuel ...

Autonews
September 17, 2021

Ford, Argo AI, and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Delive...
Automotive - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Tech

DEARBORN, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, Texas, and Washington, D.C. — Walmar...

Faisal Hussain
September 16, 2021

Automotive Tech Supplier Veoneer Sticks With Magna Offer For N...
Automotive - Tech

Automotive tech supplier Veoneer Inc. on Tuesday stuck to its recommendation in favor of Magna International Inc.'s acquisition bid after receiving an updated, non-binding offer from Qualcomm. The Swe...

Automotive News
September 15, 2021

Ubisoft’s The Driver Video Game Series Is Becoming a TV ...
Automotive - Gaming - Television

In a move that surely nobody saw coming, the Driver series of video games—a series that hasn't seen a major release since 2011 and is, by my calculation, the 13th most relevant car game franchise ou...

The Drive
September 15, 2021

Subway Launches Direct Delivery Nationwide powered by DoorDash
Automotive - Branding

Now available nationwide, Subway Delivery powered by DoorDash allows guests to order their Subway favorites via the Subway app or on Subway.com. Guests can now earn and redeem Subway MyWay Rewards poi...

QSR Magazine
September 14, 2021

Volta Partners With Six Flags Entertainment Corporation to Pro...
Attractions - Automotive - Live Entertainment - Partnerships - Press Releases

SAN FRANCISCO, September 7, 2021 – Volta Inc. (“Volta”), an industry leader in commerce-centric electric vehicle (“EV”) charging networks, is partnering with Six Flags Entertainment Corp...

Faisal Hussain
September 8, 2021

Marvel’s WHAT IF? Joins Loki in Hyundai’s Cinemati...
Automotive - Streaming

Even as cinemas have been largely empty, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has continued to expand thanks to ongoing content additions on Disney+. And the Hyundai-Marvel marketing partnership keeps expand...

Adweek
August 27, 2021

Oscar Mayer and Lyft Team up to Give Fans Unexpected Rides in ...
Automotive - CPG - Just for Fun - Online - Partnerships

PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile has been an Airbnb, a setting for a marriage proposal, traveled to Alaska via barge and the reason for joy in all 50 states, b...

Faisal Hussain
August 25, 2021

From Toyota’s Hilux to Ford F-Series: These are Some of the ...
Automotive

Fewer people bought cars in 2020 than usual, but some of the world’s top automakers weathered the pandemic year surprisingly well. Drivers in the United States, as they have annually for nearly fou...

CNBC
August 25, 2021

Lexus, Champion, & Salehe Bembury Team Up on Apparel Coll...
Automotive - Fashion

Automaker Lexus has teamed up with designer Salehe Bembury and athleticwear company Champion on a capsule collection inspired by Lexus cars. The unisex collection includes three pieces: a hoodie, t-s...

Fashion United
August 17, 2021

Chevrolet & Guy Fieri Are Making Apple Pie Hot Dogs for M...
Automotive - Dining - Influencers - Sports

Major League Baseball is set to host its first ever regular season game in Iowa on Thursday, and it will be played at a new park that looks just like the one from the movie "Field of Dreams." The Chic...

CBS Sports
August 12, 2021

Online Car Buying is Booming, According to This Auto Dealer
Automotive - Online

More mobile consumers after getting a COVID-19 vaccine hasn't slowed the online car buying boom that the pandemic helped create. At least that's a takeaway from the second quarter earnings out of onl...

Yahoo! Finance
August 11, 2021

Lyft Knows Its Prices Are Too High
Automotive - Tech

Shares of Lyft are gaining in the session. That stock up more than 7% on the back of its quarterly results. The company reported earlier this week its first adjusted EBITDA profit in the quarter, post...

Yahoo! Finance
August 6, 2021

Uber & Lyft Riders Return, Drivers Steer Clear
Automotive - Online - Tech

Uber and Lyft have finally started to see riders return to the on-demand transportation service, but that bounceback could be short-lived if the Delta variant of the coronavirus continues its surge an...

Pymnts
August 3, 2021

Lexus Announced as 100 Thieves Official Automotive Partner
Automotive - Esports

North American esports organisation 100 Thieves has announced a partnership with luxury automotive marque Lexus. As a result of the partnership, the 100 Thieves Content House will be renamed the Lexu...

ESports Insider
July 27, 2021

Mercedes-Benz Plans All-Electric Lineup by 2030
Automotive

The automotive industry is in the midst of a tectonic change as manufacturers shift from internal combustion to electric propulsion. The latest company to announce its future roadmap is Mercedes-Benz....

CNET
July 23, 2021

Fortnite Adds a Ferrari As Its First Licensed Car
Automotive - Gaming

Epic Games has partnered with Ferrari to bring its legendary Italian sports car to Fortnite. The collaboration was unveiled in a blog post from the Fortnite team, announcing the Ferrari 296 GTB as a ...

IGN
July 22, 2021

Mercedes Benz to Use AI Tech to Tackle Road Rage
Automotive - Tech

Mercedes Benz has long stood for quality, luxury and a refined driving experience, while Endel is a relatively new startup that focuses primarily on using computerized algorithms to create personalize...

HypeBeast
July 20, 2021

Toyota Cancels Tokyo Olympics TV Ads
Automotive - Sports - Television

Toyota Motor Corp., a top corporate sponsor for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, has decided to pull all of its Olympics-related TV commercials in Japan. Japanese media speculated Monday that the decision wa...

Hollywood Reporter
July 19, 2021

Oreo Teams with Ford, Green Giant, Hanes for Kid-Repellant Pac...
Automotive - CPG - Household

We all know the feeling: reaching for a secret stash of sweets after a particularly stressful day, only to find that it’s been discovered, the treats demolished, thanks to some thieving roommate, si...

Adweek
July 15, 2021

Hyundai Motor Teases Bold Sonata N Line in Snake Eyes: G.I. Jo...
Automotive - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

SEOUL, July 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- If you thought you knew Hyundai Sonata, you're about to 'do a 180'. Hyundai Motor Company's Sonata N Line sport sedan revs up the new Paramount Pictures' ...

Faisal Hussain
July 9, 2021

T-Mobile & Halo to Power 5G Driverless Car Service in Las...
Automotive - Tech

Halo is launching a driverless car service in Las Vegas that will run on T-Mobile's 5G network. The electric vehicles will be available for regular customer use this year. Though driverless, Halo's c...

CNET
July 8, 2021

Electric Dodge Muscle Car Will Arrive in 2024
Automotive - Tech

Dodge announced that it will soon offer an electric muscle car under what it's calling eMuscle. The new Dodge EV will launch in 2024, and the Detroit-based automaker gave us a look at what the new car...

Car and Criver
July 8, 2021

Hasbro & Universal Mash-Up Transformers & ‘Jur...
Automotive - Theatrical - Toys

Hasbro is celebrating Steven Spielberg‘s 1993 classic Jurassic Park by turning both its T-Rex and iconic Ford Explorer into Transformers. On the dinosaur front, the menacing T-Rex now takes on the ...

HypeBeast
June 30, 2021

F9 | Dodge
Automotive - Partnerships - Theatrical

Universal Pictures partnered with Dodge to promote F9, the ninth installment in The Fast Saga franchise. The multi-faceted promotion featured a co-branded Dodge promotional campaign for F9 that inc...

Universal Pictures
June 29, 2021

GM Pulls HD Radio From 2021 Pickups Over Chip Shortage
Automotive - Music

General Motors has nixed the HD Radio feature of the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 due to the lack of hardware. In an email sent to dealers, GM reportedly notified them of the imp...

The Drive
June 28, 2021

Used-Car Sales Soar
Automotive - Retail

CarMax, the nation's largest used car retailer, reported blowout fiscal first-quarter results amid soaring prices as the market for used cars booms. CarMax stock jumped Friday. CarMax Earnings Estima...

Investors Business Daily
June 25, 2021

Chipotle Announces Tesla Partnership in Rewards Revamp, Game L...
Automotive - Dining - Gaming - Online - Tech

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced Tuesday a revamp of its rewards program, called the Rewards Exchange, where rewards are more customizable and customers can choose to cash in their points for 15 diffe...

Nation's Restaurant News
June 23, 2021

Amazon Orders Self-Driving Tech for 1,000 Trucks
Automotive - Tech

Amazon has put in an order for 1,000 autonomous driving systems from Plus, a self-driving tech startup, Bloomberg reported. The eCommerce giant also got the rights to buy as much as a 20 percent stak...

Pymnts
June 22, 2021

Lincoln to Release First EV in 2022, Electrify Entire Lineup b...
Automotive - Tech

Details about the automaker's first BEV are scant, although we know it's being unveiled as part of the Lincoln brand's 100th anniversary. There are plenty more coming, too, as the luxury marque foreca...

The Drive
June 16, 2021

Uber Gets in the Car Rental Space
Automotive - Online - Tech

The car rental program, called Uber Rent, will offer in-app bookings from brands like Avis and Hertz, according to Uber. Prices will be set by the rental companies, Uber said, and it will take a cut o...

CNN
June 16, 2021

Volkswagen Targets Pinterest Auto Shoppers with Virtual Test D...
Automotive - Online

Volkswagen is taking a virtual approach toward marketing its new ID.4 SUV, the car brand's first all-electric addition to an increasingly carbon-conscious industry. The number of auto brands offering ...

MarketingDive
June 15, 2021

FedEx Partners with Nuro on Autonomous Delivery
Automotive - Tech

FedEx is expanding its robotics testing to include one of the bigger names in autonomous delivery. The company has struck a multi-year deal with Nuro to test its self-driving delivery vehicles, includ...

Engadget
June 15, 2021

Heinz, Burger King Reward Waze Users Driving at the Speed of K...
Automotive - CPG - Tech

Heinz is partnering with Burger King and navigation app Waze to dish out free ketchup and Impossible Whoppers to Canadians stuck in summer traffic who are driving at the same speed as its slow-pouring...

Marketing DIve
June 11, 2021

LEGO Built a Life-Size Lamborghini Sián Out of 400,000 Pieces
Automotive - Toys

LEGO has built several replicas of cars, but in creating the Lamborghini Sián FKP 37, the company tried a lot of new things. According to a report from Geeky Gadgets, this was the first time that hex...

Entrepreneur
June 11, 2021

Telsa to Launch New Model S to Compete with Benz, Porsche
Automotive

Tesla will deliver a high-performance version of its Model S, aiming to reignite interest in the nearly decade-old sedan and fend off rivals such as Porsche, Mercedes-Benz and Lucid Motors in the luxu...

CNBC
June 10, 2021

Kia Motors Renews Partnership with Rogue Esports
Automotive - Esports

North American esports organisation Rogue has announced it has renewed its partnership with car manufacturer Kia Motors. The renewal will see the two parties continue collaborating on a range of cont...

Esports Insider
June 10, 2021

Pet Supplies Plus Teams with Ziebart for Road Trip Season
Automotive - Pets

Pet Supplies Plus and Ziebart, a Troy, Mich.-based company that provides automotive appearance and protection services, have teamed up to launch #CoPilotPets, a campaign to promote pet safety and car ...

Pet Product News
June 10, 2021

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