Ford to Open R&D Lab in Tesla's Backyard
SAN FRANCISCO -- Ford Motor Co. CEO Mark Fields, seeking to burnish his company's high-tech credentials, will announce Thursday the opening of a Silicon Valley r&d center that is believed to be one of the auto industry’s largest.
General Motors Co.'s Cadillac brand will open a headquarters in New York early next year, as it moves the global hub for its luxury brand away from Detroit.
The shift comes as Cadillac focuses on global growth and tries to establish a fresh identity in the luxury market. Currently, most of...
ALL-NEW FORD MONDEO PRICING ANNOUNCED
PETROL, DIESEL AND FIRST MONDEO HYBRID IN DEALERSHIPS FROM OCTOBER
- All-new Ford Mondeo mid- and high-series models available to order; further variants and powertrains launch early 2015
- New suspension and steering enhance refinement and...
Tesla will open up its Supercharger patents to boost electric car adoption
Tesla's CEO has been carefully dropping hints that he might "do something controversial" with his company's collection of technology patents, and now we know what he's on about. Speaking at the UK launch of the...
Lincoln still open to a Mustang-based model - report
Lincoln's global director has revealed plans to expand their lineup to include a full range of vehicles.
Speaking to Edmunds, Matt VanDyke said "We know that we need to get into other segments with other vehicles." When pushed for more...
DEALER ORDER BANKS NOW OPEN FOR ALL-NEW 2015 FORD MUSTANG
The All-New Ford Mustang GT
“From the six cities around the globe where we revealed the all-new Mustang, to auto shows to the recent 50-year celebration events, we’ve received an amazing response from people when they finally see...
By Andrew Ganz
Feb 13th, 2013
The Geneva Motor Show has accidentally scooped once of its own debuts, the redesigned 2014 smart fortwo cabriolet.
Though the single image that appeared on the Geneva show's website yesterday (found by Road & Track) has been heavily retouched, it clearly...
JULY 29, 2012
As soon as Kia placed the new K3 compact sedan at a mall in its home market of South Korea, we knew it was only a matter of time before the automaker would blow the covers or in this case, the box off the compact sedan model.
The first thing you need to know about the K3...
June 22, 2012
DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. safety regulators opened two separate safety investigations into Chrysler Group's 200 sedan due to complaints of engine stalling and Ford Motor Co.'s Explorer SUV for steering problems.
Both vehicles are for the model year 2011.
Autoline Open Line August 8th, Participate Here!
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Ford is most vulnerable without strike ban as UAW talks open
July 22, 2011
DETROIT (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co., the most profitable U.S. carmaker, heads into contract talks with the UAW next week in the worst position among the three U.S. automakers.
Because Ford didn't take...
Renault-Nissan open to GM tie-up: Ghosn
September 29, 2010
Franco-Japanese auto maker Renault-Nissan is open to a possible alliance with General Motors of the United States, Renault chairman Carlos Ghosn said in an interview published Wednesday.
"I still think there are a lot of...
Most General Motors U.S. assembly plants won't close for the traditional summer shutdown, the automaker announced Thursday. The Detroit-based automaker needs to keep nine of its 11 assembly plants open to meet customer demand for cars and trucks.
I understand why you’re upset. You feel attacked. The protected position your union provided you is being publicly dissected. The source of your employment hangs in the precarious balance. You lack the power to determine your own fate.
Recently, you and some of your fellow United Automobile...
Ford CEO Alan MulallyTo Deliver Keynote Address
Los Angeles Auto Show Press Release:
LOS ANGELES - Alan Mulally, president and chief executive officer for Ford Motor Company,
will kick off the Los Angeles Auto Show by delivering the Motor Press Guild (MPG) keynote address
on Nov. 14, 2007...
UAW chief reported open to Big 3 proposal
Report: Gettelfinger willing to agree to idea of union accepting responsibility for nearly $100 billion in retiree healthcare liability.
September 13 2007: 9:58 AM EDT
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Ford open to outsiders for new technology
Automotive News | August 9, 2007 - 5:22 pm EST
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Ford Motor Co. is testing an engine that uses an injection of ethanol to run at higher internal pressures and generate up to three times the torque of a...