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2015 Volkswagen GTI

VW Looks To Shorter Product Life Cycles To Boost Sales

Volkswagen has set itself an ambitious sales target for the U.S. market, aiming to hit 800,000 annual sales by 2018. Last year the automaker sold just over 400,000 units, which has led some to believe the 2018 target date may need to be pushed back. VW isn’t giving up, however, and is looking... read more

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HSV stand at the 2010 Australian Motor Show

Australian Motor Show Returns In 2015 As F1-Linked Festival

Due to a combination of rising costs, a lack of interest from automakers and falling ticket sales, the annual Australian Motor Show was canceled after 2012 and has not been... read more May 23, 2014 by 


 
2015 Toyota Camry

Toyota Once Again Named Most Valuable Car Brand In BrandZ Top 100 Survey

Brand value is highly subjective, but it's serious business for carmakers. If a person will pay more for one brand over another brand, it serves as a major advantage for the... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

Cash Shortage Causes NEVS To Stop Saab Production

Since acquiring the assets of Saab back in 2012, NEVS has started production of the 9-3 sedan at the Swedish automaker’s plant in Trollhättan and even fulfilled... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
Continental gets Nevada approval to test autonomous cars

New European Rules Could Open The Door For Autonomous Cars

There's little doubt that the technology for autonomous cars already exists, but the implications of its real-world use are less clear. After all, in most countries it's not... read more May 19, 2014 by 


 
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430

Aston Martin To Return To Significant Profitability After 2016, Says CFO

Aston Martin managed to sell approximately 4,200 cars in 2013, which saw the company post a profit before tax of approximately $142.6 million. However, the automaker, which... read more May 14, 2014 by 


 
2015 BMW i8 construction at Leipzig plant

BMW Tripling Production At Carbon Plant

Get ready for carbon fiber construction to become truly mainstream--BMW has announced plans to triple carbon fiber reinforced plastic output at its Moses Lake facility in... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
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Marchionne: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Will Be Headquartered In London

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has confirmed that the headquarters for the recently formed company will be based in London, England. The move means that many... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
2015 Dodge Charger

Dodge To Become Performance Brand, Integrate SRT

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is currently in the process of announcing a new five-year strategy that will see much of its vehicle lineup renewed between now and 2018. There will... read more May 6, 2014 by 


 
2014 BMW M235i first drive, Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Former Audi quattro Boss Rumored To Be Headed To BMW M

It was revealed in January that the head of Audi’s quattro performance division, Franciscus van Meel, was being reassigned to an R&D role in China. No reason was... read more May 5, 2014 by 


 
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Dodge To Be Performance Brand, Ferrari To Enter New Segments: USA Today’s Preview Of FCA Strategy

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is scheduled to announce a company-wide strategy tomorrow outlining the future plans for many popular brands including Alfa... read more May 5, 2014 by 


 
Jean-Marc Gales

Jean-Marc Gales Named CEO Of Lotus

Lotus has been without a CEO seen the ousting of Dany Bahar in 2012, but now the sports car company’s Malaysian parent DRB-HICOM has named a new CEO in the form of... read more May 2, 2014 by 


 
GM Performance and Racing Center rendering

GM Begins Work On New Performance And Racing Center

General Motors announced that it has begun work on a new Performance and Racing Center in Pontiac, Michigan. The new facility will focus on race-engine design and... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
Mark Fields (left) and Alan Mulally

Mark Fields To Succeed Alan Mulally As Ford CEO: Official

Ford has finally confirmed what was already widely expected; that Mark Fields will replace Alan Mulally as president and CEO. Fields, who currently serves as COO, will take... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante  first drive, Palm Springs

Aston Martin Announces 2013 Financial Results, Confirms New Platform

Aston Martin celebrated turning 100 in 2013 but the British automaker had much more to celebrate last year than just its centenary. For the 12-month period ending December... read more April 28, 2014 by 


 
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C

Alfa Romeo To Be Made A Standalone Firm: Report

On May 6, Sergio Marchionne, the boss of Alfa Romeo parent company Fiat Chrysler, is scheduled to announce a five-year strategy for the group’s respective brands, with... read more April 27, 2014 by 


 
 

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