Volkswagen’s Next Goals for the U.S.: a Three-Row SUV and a Subcompact
by Justin Berkowitz
April 21, 2011
Car and Driver
Several years go, Volkswagen’s execs decided it was no longer acceptable to be a bit player in the U.S. market. The new Jetta and Passat, and the Passat’s factory in...
Ford's Fiesta Subcompact Fetching Higher Prices Than Larger Focus, Corolla
By Keith Naughton -
Sep 30, 2010 10:37 AM ET
Ford Motor Co.’s new Fiesta, the first subcompact it has made in North America since the Pinto in 1980, is selling at higher prices than its Focus compact and...
Despite shipment delays, both customers and dealers say the Ford Fiesta -- a sporty subcompact car that went on sale in June -- is doing what Ford hoped it would: Attracting interest from people who are driving import cars.