At its annual awards dinner, held at the MIT Media Lab on May 26, the New England Motor Press Association honored individuals for their outstanding contributions to the automotive industry and awarded the 2016 winners of the NEMPA Ragtop Awards and Winter Vehicle Awards. “It is always a great night to get all our members, […]
It is less than a week away- so start packing your bags, notebooks, etc. The sixth annual NEMPA MIT Technology Conference will focus on The Intersection of Technology & Design. Past conferences have focused on the future of autonomous vehicles, weight reduction, and the many various green powertrain initiatives underway now and in the years to […]
On February 13, the men and women of the New England Motor Press Association met at the group’s HQ to do what we do best– drive! Being located in the heart of New England, NEMPA members and press vehicles alike are subjected to a unique combination of winter conditions seldom found elsewhere in the country. […]
NEMPA Official Winter Vehicle of New England Ford F150 with EcoBoost Best in Class all-weather Luxury Sedan Mercedes Benz S550 Best in Class all weather sedan $30,000-$45,000 Buick LaCrosse Best in Class all-weather sedan/wagon under $30,000 Subaru Outback Best in Class all weather Sports Car Porsche 911 Targa S4 Best in Class compact pick-up Truck […]
At its annual awards dinner, held on May 29 at the MIT Media Lab and sponsored by AAA of Southern New England, Chrysler and Nissan, NEMPA honored remarkable three individuals for their contributions to the automotive industry and awarded trophies to 17 outstanding vehicles.
The Yankee Cup, presented each year by NEMPA, with input from MIT’s automotive engineering faculty, to a “feature or system that significantly enhances the motoring experience, whether by making driving safer, more cost-efficient or simply more enjoyable.” For the first time, the Yankee Cup has been awarded to an entire vehicle—and a truck, at that: […]