Drew Winter

Editor-in-Chief, WardsAuto World magazine, Senior Editor, WardsAuto.com, WardsAuto

Drew Winter is Editor-in-Chief of WardsAuto World magazine and a Senior Editor at WardsAuto.com. He was won numerous awards for his work in both print and digital media and has been covering the auto industry since 1978.

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Nov 08, 2013

Hyundai Sees Bright Future in Auto Steel

Ultra-strong advanced steel alloys are expected to give new vehicles such as the ’15 Genesis luxury car an edge in crashworthiness, weight and cost....More
Oct 09, 2013

Aluminum Will Bury ‘Soda Can’ Image in 2014

Once Ford starts rolling out its massive marketing and training programs for the new F-150, expect it to finish the job Range Rover has started and....More
Aug 12, 2013

Light-Duty Diesels Ready for Prime Time

The only thing wrong with diesels is the technology was invented in 1893. If it had been developed by Elon Musk last year, Congress would be....More
Jul 08, 2013

Google Will Not Become an Auto Maker

There is no business model that would make sense for any Silicon Valley company to start building vehicles, no matter how innovative. The product....More
May 13, 2013

Semi-Autonomous Cars Surest Bet in Five Years

If you wager on where the automotive market is going, look at what will be required by future government regulations, what will be affordable and....More
Apr 09, 2013

No Matter What Happens, Fisker Always Will Be Beautiful

The company may go away but the dazzling car it made never will be forgotten....More
Feb 08, 2013

Ford’s Material Strategy Risky

GM’s composite pickup box debacle provides cautionary tale for next-generation Ford F-150....More
Jan 11, 2013

When Truth Is On Your Side, Capitulation Is Bad Strategy

If Toyota does not confront the ugly myth of sudden acceleration head on with facts, the next time accusations fly it will take much more than $1....More
Dec 10, 2012

Google Poses Serious Competitive Threat to Auto Industry

“The people on the West Coast want to change the world, and their view is this is going to happen very quickly,” says analyst Gary Silberg. “And if....More
Sep 11, 2012

Next Ford F-150 Unlikely to Be All Aluminum

Aluminum clearly is poised for spectacular growth in automotive, but despite its advantages, price and volume limitations still rule it out as the....More
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