Jim Irwin

Associate Editor, WardsAuto

Jim Irwin joined WardsAuto.com an associate editor in July 2011 following 27 years at the Associated Press bureau in Detroit. He primarily edits stories by WardsAuto correspondents and compiles the weekly Supplier Roundup and biweekly Technology Roundup. He lives in Detroit with his wife Tanya (Gazdik) Irwin, a former Ward's editor. His first car was a '68 Volkswagen Squareback.

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May 20, 2014

No Worries, Europeans, EC’s Got Your Back – and Ears

Once enacted, the region's new noise-reduction regulation states, “The reduction of the number of highly annoyed people will be 25%.” I’ve met more....More
Sep 20, 2013

Power Grab

As more EVs trickle onto the highways, owners may come to covet the limited number of public charging stations....More
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