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Cars.com Adds Tech Vet to Board

Cars.com announced the appointment of Bala Subramanian as a non-executive member of its Board of Directors. The addition of Subramanian follows a comprehensive search process that concluded when the board approved his candidacy on Dec. 15.Subramanian has more than 15 years of leadership and management experience in the technology and digital retail fields. Subramanian is currently the chief digital officer of Best Buy and previously served as its chief technology officer.

Edmunds Announces Tech Awards

Edmunds, the leading car shopping and information platform, and the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), the producer of CES, announced six of the seven winners of the inaugural Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards. The awards announced recognize the automakers at CES that have developed the most forward-thinking vehicles and technology features available for car buyers to purchase in 2018. The seventh award category honors the most transformative new concept vehicle or automotive technology announced at CES, and the winner will be named during the show. The winners of the 2018 Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards are:Most Innovative Car: Honda ClarityMost Innovative Truck: Ford F-150Most Innovative SUV: Honda CR-VMost Innovative Driver Assist Feature: Porsche InnoDriveMost Innovative Infotainment System: Audi MMIMost Innovative Automaker: Audi


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Cars.com Adds Markets

Cars.com Inc. and McClatchy, a news media company, announced an agreement to convert the remaining 17 affiliate markets into the Cars.com direct sales channel prior to the October 2019 affiliate agreement expiration date. The agreement follows an earlier November initial accord to convert five markets.The new agreement includes marketing support payments through 2019 reflecting a continuing relationship between Cars.com and McClatchy. McClatchy also will continue to partner with Cars.com, promoting Cars.com in its markets while also acting as a premier digital marketing partner for other digital solutions through its Excelerate Auto brand.

Forecast Predicts Rapid Growth for Self-Driving Cars

More than 33 million autonomous vehicles will be sold globally in 2040, a substantial increase from the 51,000 units forecast for the first year of significant volume in 2021, according to the latest autonomous vehicle sales forecast from business information provider IHS Markit.The U.S. will lead the world in initial deployment and early adoption of production autonomous vehicles as early as 2019, while Europe and China are expected to begin adding considerable volume from 2021 onward.Volumes will surpass 51,000 units in 2021 when personally owned autonomous cars reach individual buyers for the first time, and IHS Markit forecasts estimate nearly 1 million units will be sold in 2025 across shared fleets and individually owned cars.
Autotrader Names Top Semi-Autonomous Systems

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