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Canadians show one way out of Tier 2

il y a 9 heures 6 min
As UAW contract negotiations with the Detroit 3 begin, the Canadian model for dealing with entry-level workers could provide a guide to solving the Tier 2 probelm in the United States.

At Lexus, the chief still defends that spindle grille

il y a 9 heures 6 min
While some rivals and design experts deride Lexus' jagged-edged, trapezoidal grille, Toyota's design chief stands by the drastic makeover, saying it gives Lexus a unique edge over BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz, particularly in competitive markets such...

New markets, production for GM Korea

il y a 9 heures 6 min
General Motors' massive operation in South Korea lost a big reason for being when bosses in Detroit decided in late 2013 to pull the plug on the Chevrolet brand in Europe.

Scion shifts ad model for iA, iM launch

il y a 9 heures 6 min
In September, Toyota's Scion will launch the new iM hatchback and iA sedan with the most-expensive marketing campaign since the brand was launched in 2003.

Ford's Taurus redesign debuts in China while big sedans slump in U.S.

18 avr. 2015 - 17:35
Ford unveiled a redesigned Taurus here Saturday, saying the sedan will be aimed specifically at the Chinese market.

Taurus redesign debuts in China as Ford counters U.S. sedan slump

18 avr. 2015 - 17:35
The redesigned Taurus introduced in China by Ford underscores a shift in its U.S. home market from the big sedan to roomier, utilitarian crossover SUVs.

BMW to recall 91,800 Mini Coopers over airbag flaw

18 avr. 2015 - 15:34
BMW of North America will recall about 91,800 Mini Coopers in the U.S. to fix a flaw with the front passenger seat mat that may prevent the passenger airbag from deploying.

Toyota plots Prius comeback

18 avr. 2015 - 05:01
As Toyota prepares to introduce a redesigned Prius later this year, both car and company are at turning points. First introduced in 1997, the hybrid is no longer the green-car darling of the Hollywood set.

Subaru aims to expand STI performance line

18 avr. 2015 - 05:01
Subaru aims to further boost profits on booming U.S. sales by expanding its STI performance line.

GM loses bid to dismiss racial bias suit

18 avr. 2015 - 05:01
GM lost its bid to dismiss a suit accusing it of racial discrimination for refusing to let qualified white applicants acquire an available Chevrolet franchise in Georgia that instead went to a black dealer. U.S. District Judge William Moore Jr.

How an oddball Chevy transformed a Houston dealership

18 avr. 2015 - 05:01
More than a decade after General Motors launched the Chevrolet SSR, most people still aren't sure what to make of the retro-styled, high-performance roadster pickup. Paul Peebles has managed to make a thriving business out of it.

GM counting on high-speed Internet services in car to drive profits

17 avr. 2015 - 19:32
Buyers of GM vehicles will increasingly be able to use in-car mobile broadband systems to book hotel rooms, cut deals on driver insurance, pay for data usage and conduct a host of other transactions.

Ford to spend $2.5 billion on new Mexico engine, transmission operations

17 avr. 2015 - 18:08
Ford, confirming reports from earlier this week, will spend $2.5 billion to build a new generation of fuel-efficient engines and transmissions in Mexico, creating 3,800 jobs.

Volvo narrows choices for U.S. plant to S. Carolina, 2nd state, report says

17 avr. 2015 - 16:57
Volvo Cars is weighing a site in South Carolina against another southern state as it prepares to invest $500 million in its first US plant, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters today.

South Korea steps up price-fixing crackdown on auto suppliers

17 avr. 2015 - 15:40
South Korea, supporting a global police action against auto-parts price fixing, has hit Japanese and German suppliers with a string of fines in recent weeks.

Lotus forms joint venture to build cars, engines in China

17 avr. 2015 - 14:34
Lotus plans to build cars and engines in China in a joint venture, DRB-Hicom, the U.K. sports car maker's Malaysian parent company, said.

Ford eyes 'high volume' use of carbon fiber

17 avr. 2015 - 14:24
Ford today said it has signed a deal with a carbon-fiber manufacturer to jointly explore 'high-volume' automotive uses for the lightweight material.

New Jeep Renegade ad campaign has an indie-rock youth vibe

17 avr. 2015 - 13:00
In its new Renegade campaign, Jeep wanted up-and-coming artists to lay a soundtrack aimed at millennials instead of more established acts.

Nissan to expand U.S. recalls tied to Takata airbag flaw

17 avr. 2015 - 12:24
Nissan plans to expand a regional recall of cars in the United States with potentially defective Takata airbags after a woman said she was injured last month by shrapnel from the device in her 2006 Sentra sedan.

VW's top board group backs Winterkorn as 'best possible' CEO

17 avr. 2015 - 11:39
Volkswagen AG's supervisory board leadership panel backed CEO Martin Winterkorn, defusing a power struggle with Chairman Ferdinand Piech in saying Winterkorn is the "best possible" chief executive for the German automaker.

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