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Chinese supplier to hire 176, open plant near Detroit

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 19:52
Chinese automotive electronics component supplier Shanghai SIIC Transportation Electric is establishing its first North American operation near Detroit to supply General Motors.

Airbag angst preceded U.S. demand for nationwide Takata recall

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 19:36
Consumer worries about the safety of their airbags played a key role in why federal regulators now are demanding that carmakers recall cars with Takata airbags nationwide -- even at the potential risk of endangering drivers who most urgently need...

More car buyers are OK with dealer texting, survey says

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 19:20
Dealers who want to best engage with tech-savvy buyers should try text messaging to communicate, according to survey results released today.

Mazda hopes CX-5, Mazda6 facelifts turn heads

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 19:00
Midsize sedans were once the brown shoes of the US car market: a rational purchase, not an emotional one.

Japan: Mirai, Mirai on the wall

Financial Times - 19 November, 2014 - 18:19
As Abe gears up for a snap election, the test is for buyers to get growth for their money

Jaguar beefs up powertrain options on F-Type

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 16:00
Jaguar is building on its successful return to the sports car market by expanding the powertrain options in the F-Type coupe and convertible.

Volvo Cars plots U.S. resurgence with model overhaul

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 15:00
Chinese-owned Volvo Car Group said today a sweeping overhaul of its model range over the next five years would propel its long-suffering sales volumes in the United States back above 100,000 cars per year.

GM getting positive reviews on Wall Street despite record recalls

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 13:51
If relative value means anything, GM may be the best buy in the auto industry.

Maybach returns with lavish interior, lower price

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 13:30
After falling short of attempts to sell an ultraluxury sedan to compete with Rolls-Royce and Bentley, Mercedes-Benz is resurrecting the historic Maybach badge but setting lower expectations.

Bentley drops the top on Mulsanne flagship

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 12:16
Bentley is hinting at plans to take on the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe with the unveiling of a new concept -- the Grand Convertible. The four-seat convertible would be Bentley's most expensive car if it is built.

Ford, GM business seen buoying Takata as U.S. probes airbags

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 11:44
Carmakers continue to support Takata even as the Japanese supplier suffers widening scrutiny by United States regulators over airbags blamed for at least five deaths.

Toyota's Lentz says more replacement inflators coming next month

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 11:37
Toyota, seeking to speed up progress on a recall begun in 2013, is anticipating a greater supply of inflators for Takata airbags being replaced in millions of cars.

Daimler targets China for Maybach revival

Financial Times - 19 November, 2014 - 08:08
Mothballed luxury car brand to be relaunched in world’s largest automotive market

TIMELINE -- Takata airbag recalls

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 05:01
Following are some key events leading to the recall of several million cars fitted with potentially defective air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata.

Ford freshens Explorer with higher trim package for '16

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 05:01
Aiming to lure more upscale customers to its Explorer crossover, Ford today at the Los Angeles Auto Show unveiled a freshened 2016 Explorer with more available content.

Chrysler 300 refreshed with rotary shifter, updated front fascia

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 05:01
Designers used a light touch to refresh the 2015 Chrysler 300, with a new front fascia and the addition of a rotary shifter as the biggest differences for what will be the 60th anniversary of the original 300 in 1955.

Audi Prologue concept marks new styling direction

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 04:30
Audi unveiled a prototype of a coupe that signals the future styling direction of the luxury brand under new design chief Marc Lichte.

Mazda zoom zooms into tiny CUVs with CX-3

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 04:00
With the CX-3, which stands 4 inches taller than a Mazda3 compact five-door from road to roof but 7 inches shorter from bumper to bumper, Mazda joins the growing list of automakers offering off-road looks and premium content in a package that was...

Cadillac rolls out V series versions of ATS sedan, coupe

Automotive Business Review - 19 November, 2014 - 03:30
Cadillac is seeking some much-needed momentum for its entry-level ATS nameplate with the launch next spring of V series track-ready versions of the sedan and coupe.

Takata airbag recall widened to whole US

Financial Times - 19 November, 2014 - 01:18
Demand by safety agency deepens problems for Japanese manufacturer
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