A representative from Chicago’s UAW Local 551 stated that of the 2,317 workers who voted to ratify the new Ford-UAW labor contract, a whopping 77% voted against the new deal.
Each year, the jury of 50 automotive writers from North America (well Canada and the United States because in this world Mexico is not part of North America) get together in Hell, Michigan to drive
It is Cadillac's comprehensive in-vehicle experience that merges intuitive design with auto industry-first controls and commands for information and entertainment data.
In addition, the Predictive Forward Collision Warning System uses millimeter-wave radar to detect the deceleration of the second vehicle ahead, alerting the driver in advance of a sudden drop in sp
"Arbitration is looking better than voting for this contract ... VOTE 'NO,' " Chrysler worker Bob Weatherholt said just before 5 p.m. today as the end of business approached.
Saab's investment agreement between its parent company Swedish Automobile and prospective Chinese investors Pang Da and Youngman is on track, according to CEO Victor Muller.
The new Chevrolet Colorado is being built in Thailand so not surprisingly, the 2013 Chevrolet Trailblazer will initially go on sale in 2012 in the Thai market.
Kia is currently on a strong sales run with deliveries up 13 straight months. Its sales in 2011 are up 37 percent over 2010, which is more than three times the industry average.
Collaborative-efforts, fast-acceleration and quiet-driving describes the Ride and Drive experience at BPI 2011.
According to GM the 2013 Chevy Spark will be solely an electric car.
Details of the new tentative agreement between the Chrysler Group and the United Auto Workers are scarce but early statements indicate that the main terms are that Chrysler plans to invest around $
In the last three years, including the 2012 Kia Rio and Kia Soul, the company has launched nine new vehicles in what is rightly described as a down economy.
The Copper Development Association (CDA) is at the Business of Pluggin IN 2011, a Center for Automotive Research conference in Dearborn, Michigan to spread the word about the value of copper induct
The agreement supplies Tesla with Panasonic’s lithium-ion battery cells to enable it to continue the companies innovative design and production of electric vehicles.
The company is demonstrating leadership in cognitive, or intelligent, safety systems at a ride and drive event near to Wueschheim, Germany.
Exhibitions feature classic cars, supercars, hot rods, race cars, celebrities cars, and famous TV & movie cars. Motorcycles and scooters are also on display.
Taking advantage of Ford SYNC’s ability to connect via Bluetooth, access cloud-based services and interact with smartphone apps, Ford is developing voice-controlled in-car health aids that range fr
This innovative safety feature will help reduce the risk of injury in a crash for rear seat occupants.
The Business of Plugging In 2011 opens today, focuses on widespread adoption of PEVs with Ride and Drive
See Ride and Drive Update at bottom.
BMW hasn’t offered a great idea as to what we can expect from the 2012 3 Series but we can expect to see a sedan that shares many of the aesthetic features of the current BMW 5 Series – only smalle
This is absolute immense growth in the number of BEVs produced and sold, in such a short time-frame.
The 2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible is mechanically similar to the hardtop version of the modern super-muscle car, beginning with the 6.2L supercharged LSA V8 packing 580 horsepower and 556lb
It wasn’t that long ago that traders wondered if Toyota would even test the 67.56 price level, deemed a major price support area in 2010.
One bump in the road to getting more money for Chrysler workers has been Marchionne's castigation of King. The auto press refers to the angry note, tongue in cheek, as the "Dear Bob" letter.
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