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Stephan Winkelmann

Report: Audi Sport boss set to depart and become new head of Bugatti

After a short stint with Audi Sport, Stephan Winkelmann will reportedly leave his position as chief of the performance division and be named president of Bugatti. With this move, current Bugatti president, Wolfgang Dürheimer, would step down from Bugatti altogether. The new information comes... read more

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William Clay Ford

Henry Ford's Last Surviving Grandson Dies Aged 88

William Clay Ford, last surviving grandson of company founder Henry Ford and an instrumental factor in the Ford Motor Company's [NYSE:F] modern era, has passed away aged 88... read more March 10, 2014 by


 
Bugatti Legend ‘Jean-Pierre Wimille’ Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Bugatti Appoints New American Operations Chief

As Veyron production winds down, Bugatti announced the appointment of a new chief operating officer (COO) for its American operations. Maurizio Parlato took over the position... read more March 7, 2014 by


 
2015 Lexus RC F

Toyota Turns To Design Chief To Helm Lexus

It's becoming more and more clear that Akio Toyoda is serious about improving the image of Lexus. We mean the word image quite literally here, as the head of Toyota has just... read more March 2, 2014 by


 
Audi R8 e-tron, technical details

Audi Replaces Chief Of quattro Performance Division: Report

The head of Audi quattro Franciscus van Meel has reportedly been replaced after less than two years on the job, despite the performance division expanding its range and... read more January 22, 2014 by


 
Sergio Marchionne

Marchionne To Helm Fiat-Chrysler For At Least Three More Years: Report

The main man in charge of the good ship Fiat-Chrysler is Sergio Marchionne. Word on the street is that Marchionne is prepared to hang on to his captain's hat for at least... read more January 14, 2014 by


 
Marc Lichte

Marc Lichte Replaces Wolfgang Egger As Audi Design Chief

Following the departure of Wolfgang Egger as head of design at Audi earlier this month, the German automaker has announced that Marc Lichte will now take up the reigns... read more December 19, 2013 by


 
2014 Lamborghini Aventador Roadster

Lamborghini Seeks New U.S. Chief After Parting Ways With Michael Lock

Lamborghini is in need of a new chief for its American operations, Automobili Lamborghini America, after the automaker terminated the contract of the American branch's... read more December 5, 2013 by


 
Ross Brawn

Ross Brawn Steps Down From Team Principal Role At Mercedes F1

The Mercedes AMG Formula One team has finally confirmed that its team principal Ross Brawn will be quitting at the end of the year. Responsible for the team going forward... read more November 28, 2013 by


 
2014 Caterham Brutus 750

Caterham Further Consolidates Group, Launches Motorcycle Division

Not long ago, Caterham was a barely known entity churning out a handful of Lotus Seven roadsters per year. In 2006, a group of ex-Lotus executives took over the company and... read more November 5, 2013 by


 
Mike Devereux

Holden Boss Leaves Post At Crucial Time For Aussie Brand

Holden boss Mike Devereux is stepping down from the top role at General Motors’ Australian subsidiary to take on a more international role. Devereux has been promoted... read more October 25, 2013 by


 
Charles Morgan, discussing the future of his namesake company

Charles Morgan To Appeal His Dismissal From Morgan Motor Company

Charles Morgan was recently ousted from a leadership role at the British sports car and three-wheeler manufacturer that bears his family name, and he wants back in. The... read more October 16, 2013 by


 
Giorgio Sanna

Meet Lamborghini’s New Chief Test Driver: Video

Featured in the video above is Giorgio Sanna, Lamborghini’s chief test driver for both its production car and motorsport programs. He replaced Valentino Balboni, who... read more October 8, 2013 by


 
Eiji Toyoda

Father Of Lexus Brand Eiji Toyoda Passes Away

The longest-serving Toyota president in the automaker's history, Eiji Toyoda, died yesterday aged 100. He was a cousin of Toyota founder Kiichiro Toyoda and ran the company... read more September 18, 2013 by


 
Tobias Moers

Tobias Moers To Head AMG

There’s been a major executive shuffle at Mercedes-Benz following the resignation announcement of the automaker’s veteran sales chief, Joachim Schmidt. Ola... read more September 9, 2013 by


 
Alan Mulally, 2011 NADA

Ford CEO Alan Mulally May Retire Early: Report

Ford CEO Alan Mulally, the man primarily credited with turning around the automaker’s fortunes by streamlining operations and implementing the ‘One Ford’... read more September 6, 2013 by


 
 

 
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