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2016 NEMPA Winter Vehicle Testing

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. […]

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Rob Moran, Director, Corporate Communications for 
Mercedes-Benz cheerfully accepts the award for the "Best in Class all-weather Luxury Sedan" -
Mercedes Benz S550

2015 Winter Vehicle Awards

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 […]

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John Bozzella, President & CEO, Global Automakers

Getting Amped Up on EVs … and Where They’re Headed

By Bill Griffith Electric vehicles are steadily proliferating —at least 27 now are listed at, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts list of vehicles eligible for EV rebates. The future of the EV movement—including all-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids, fuel cells and zero-emission motorcycles—was the topic of the 5th annual NEMPA MIT Technology Conference held at the […]

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John McFarland, Director of Global Insights and Brand Strategy, Global Connected Customer Experience, General Motors

An Onstar Star

General Motors and OnStar sponsored the kickoff luncheon for the 5th annual NEMPA MIT Technology Conference at the MIT Media Lab on May 21. John McFarland, who heads GM’s OnStar brand as well as all things related to connectivity, infotainment, and telematics, gave a presentation on the evolution of OnStar. OnStar is changing as it […]

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April 2015 President’s Letter

It’s Earth Day as I write this and we’re less than a month away from our annual NEMPA/MIT Technology Conference on Thursday, May 21. As you know, the focus of the panel discussion will be on green vehicle technologies and how the industry is facing lofty goals set out not only by the federal government, […]

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