The report suggests the Regal may top the list of buyer's remorse, with a 10.4-percent trade-in rate during the first year. Another General Motors vehicle, the Chevrolet Sonic, is second on the list with an 8.9-percent jettison rate. Both are more than three times the industry average of 2.7...
GENERATION Z SHOPPING LIST: FORD, FUEL ECONOMY AND CAR SEGMENTS RANK HIGHEST
- Ford is the No. 1 brand of vehicle that Generation Z, those ages 16-21, most seriously consider – according to MaritzCX
- Fuel economy tops the reasons for purchase for this group, followed by vehicle design...
VW, Ford, GM, Toyota dominate North American Car and Truck of the Year short list
DETROIT -- Volkswagen Group of America has four vehicles in the running for North American Car and Truck of the Year awards.
The 10 cars and 12 trucks on the 57-member jury’s short list also include three each...
Ford bumped by Amazon in best-perceived brand list
Back in July, a mid-year study from YouGov found Ford to have higher brand perception than any other company in the US. While Ford failed to top the year-end study, it still has plenty to brag about. The final BrandIndex report shows that...
10. Volkswagen New Beetle (automatic transmission issues and cheap interior components; diesel models with 5-speed manuals are by far the best powertrain option.)
9. Mazda 626 (automatic...
By Nat Shirley
Feb 27th, 2013
Aiming to take on the Fiat 500 Abarth, Ford's new Fiesta ST will undercut its rival by $300 when it goes on sale soon.
The Michigan automaker has revealed that the 2014 Fiesta ST will start at $21,400 (plus a mandatory $795 destination charge). That's about...
The 2013 Power List
Steady is the New Up
By Todd Lassa | From the March 2013 issue of Motor Trend
Five years after the American automobile industry nearly capsized, the business is staying afloat because of the North American market, Brazil, Russia, India, and China. The European Union...
By Warren Clarke
July 22, 2012
Detroit is the spiritual and literal home of the US automotive industry. However, that doesn't necessarily mean that the folks who live there are drinking the domestically made Kool Aid. After all, that foreign-made Kool Aid can be pretty tasty as well...
List of Mulally successors narrowed down to four
By Jeremy Korzeniewski RSS feed
Posted Nov 28th 2011 2:00PM
How do you replace the man credited by Time Magazine with managing "the biggest business turnaround of the Great Recession?" That's a very good question, and one that the Ford board...
KBB.COM’s 2011 Top 10 Coolest New Cars Under $18,000. Focus & Fiesta made the list
KBB.COM’S 2011 TOP 10 COOLEST NEW CARS UNDER $18,000: EDITORS RANK THIS YEAR’S BEST AFFORDABLE, COOL NEW CARS, PLACING 2012 FIAT 500 AT NO. 1
Personality-Filled, Amenity-Laden Vehicles Dominate This Year’s...
Ford tops Google's list of top ten auto searches in US
International Business Times
By Priyanka Banerjee |
January 17, 2011
Top Searches of Consumers:
Ford has topped the list of search queries in...
Alan Mulally tops Motor Trend's 2011 Power List
From the February, 2011 issue of
By Todd Lassa
Alan Mulally (CEO, Ford) - The leader every automaker wants -- and needs
Ferdinand Piëch (Chairman of Supervisory Board, Volkswagen AG)
Carlos Ghosn (President/CEO, Nissan/Renault)...
GE, Ford Top Maplecroft Climate Innovation List; Buffett's Berkshire Last
By Alex Morales -
Oct 4, 2010 4:10 AM ET
General Electric Co., the world’s biggest maker of power-generation equipment, led a ranking of U.S. companies based on their efforts to manage carbon emissions, fight...
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Ken Block takes out the trash - Click above to watch video after the jump
At some point during the development of the American vernacular, the term "grocery getter" became a term of condescension. Thing is, lugging...
The Hyundai Sonata 2.0T isn't on dealer lots quite yet, but a Hyundai executive has let slip the turbocharged sedan's starting price.
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The new 2011 Ford Fiesta is one of this year's Top 10 Coolest New Cars Under $18,000, according to editors of Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com, who describe Ford's new small car as "better looking, nicer inside and even more fun" than the Honda Fit – one of Fiesta's main competitors. Cars making the...
Consumer Reports puts Lexus GX on "Do Not Buy" list due to rollover fears
Consumer Reports has officially given the Lexus GX the automotive equivalent of a black eye. The publication has deemed the high-riding luxury SUV a "safety risk" for its likelihood to go shiny side down during...
The 2009 TIME 100
Builders & Titans
By Steve Ballmer
It is extremely rare for one leader to play a major role in two of America's top industries. Alan Mulally is that rare case.
As president of Boeing's commercial-airplane business in the late 1990s, he revamped the company's...