With temperatures breaking 90 degrees even along the Maine coast, it was almost too warm to put the tops down, but NEMPA’s 16th annual Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl, July 17-18, drew some 60 members and guests, traveling in at least 32 cars, two vans and one boat. Happiness reigned. Photos by Bill Griffith, George Kennedy, […]
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Part of last year’s fleet, lined up at the Larz Anderson Museum near Boston and awaiting drivers. Our signature event drew record attendance in both cars and people in 2012. NEMPA members, don’t be left out! The annual Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl will take place on July 18 and kick off with the Boston Harbor dinner […]
There’s a lot going on at NEMPA this spring
The most important announcement I have is that our NEMPA-MIT symposium and annual meeting and awards dinner will be held on Thursday, May 9, at the impressive MIT Media Lab.
This is a little embarrassing, but for the second time in three years the New England Motor Press Association’s Winter Vehicle Test Day had to be postponed on account of, well, winter.
Sixty percent of people shopping for a new car today are looking in either the compact-SUV or the midsize-sedan segments. “Combine those two groups and you have what we call the ‘Super Segment,’” Mike Murphy, Ford’s Global C-Car marketing manager, told NEMPA. Furthermore, by the end of 2013 compact SUVs are projected to account for […]