Multimedia Library - Gallery http://wardsauto.com/media/gallery en The Future of Autonomous Technology http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mega supplier Continental details technology and gives roadmap of global rules for implementation of autonomous tech through 2020. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology#comments Public Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental Autonomous Vehicles Design Future Products National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Product Development Safety Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:59:00 +0000 1302441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Sales of components related to autonomous driver assist technologies set to soar.</strong></p> '16 Scion iA and iM http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-scion-ia-and-im <div class="node-body gallery-body">The subcompact Scion iA sedan and compact Scion iM hatchback have a lot of standard goodies for $15,700 and $18,460, including high-quality interior materials and more standard tech and safety features than the competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-scion-ia-and-im" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-scion-ia-and-im#comments Public Auto Makers Test Drives North America U.S. Scion Test Drives Mon, 29 Jun 2015 04:02:00 +0000 1305281 at http://wardsauto.com M1 Concourse Groundbreaking in Pontiac, MI http://wardsauto.com/north-america/m1-concourse-groundbreaking-pontiac-mi <div class="node-body gallery-body">Is there a more appropriate way to revitalize an abandoned, weed-infested slab of concrete than by cleaning it all up and building a 1.5-mile (2.4-km) performance track to host a high-speed parade of Corvettes, Ferraris, Hellcats, Porsches and exotics of various vintage?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/m1-concourse-groundbreaking-pontiac-mi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/m1-concourse-groundbreaking-pontiac-mi#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America North America - Regional U.S. General Motors Restructuring Vehicles in Operation Vehicles & Technology Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:01:00 +0000 1304801 at http://wardsauto.com '16 Mercedes-Benz Metris http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/16-mercedes-benz-metris <div class="node-body gallery-body">It's not as large as its big-brother Sprinter, but the '16 Mercedes-Benz Metris outweighs competitors. Mercedes hopes that will make it stand out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/16-mercedes-benz-metris" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/16-mercedes-benz-metris#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Dealerships Mercedes Management & Strategy Vehicles & Technology Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:41:00 +0000 1302201 at http://wardsauto.com <p>&#39;16 Mercedes-Benz Metris.</p> Six Great Tips From F&I Pros http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/six-great-tips-fi-pros <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here are quotable quotes and expert advice concerning one of a car dealership's most important departments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/six-great-tips-fi-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/six-great-tips-fi-pros#comments Public Dealers Finance & Insurance Resource Center North America U.S. Dealerships Retail Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:50:00 +0000 1302261 at http://wardsauto.com BMW Museum in Munich http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/bmw-museum-munich <div class="node-body gallery-body">The BMW Museum opened in Munich in 1973 in the shadow of Olympiapark, where the summer Olympics were hosted the prior summer. A stroll through the exhibition halls is to recount a series of significant achievements in automotive history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/bmw-museum-munich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/bmw-museum-munich#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe - Regional Germany BMW Exterior Gasoline Interior Product Development Sales Results Turbocharger Vehicle Interiors Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:15:00 +0000 1298891 at http://wardsauto.com '16 Mercedes GLC300 Breaks Cover http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/16-mercedes-glc300-breaks-cover <div class="node-body gallery-body">The new GLC is set to hit the European market in September and U.S. showrooms in November. It is the second generation of Mercedes' midsize CUV and replaces the GLK in brand's lineup.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/16-mercedes-glc300-breaks-cover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/16-mercedes-glc300-breaks-cover#comments Public Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Germany Mercedes Vehicles & Technology Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:39:00 +0000 1300161 at http://wardsauto.com All-New ’16 BMW 7-Series http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/all-new-16-bmw-7-series <div class="node-body gallery-body">BMW unveils the all-new '16 7-Series in its hometown of Munich and hopes the car will close the sales gap with its No.1 rival, the Mercedes S-Class, when it arrives in fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/all-new-16-bmw-7-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/all-new-16-bmw-7-series#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Germany BMW Carbon Fiber Chassis Exterior Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Turbocharger Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:09:00 +0000 1297491 at http://wardsauto.com '16 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-hyundai-sonata-hybrid-and-plug-hybrid <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Sonata hybrid and plug-in hybrid models are very similar in appearance to the conventional Sonata, minus the addition of unique badging, aerodynamic tweaks. plus unique interior displays. (See related story: Sonata Hybrid Doesn’t Raise MPG Bar, Plug-In Does.)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-hyundai-sonata-hybrid-and-plug-hybrid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-hyundai-sonata-hybrid-and-plug-hybrid#comments Public Auto Makers Test Drives North America U.S. Hyundai Test Drives Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:00:00 +0000 1289791 at http://wardsauto.com '16 Fiat 500X http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-fiat-500x <div class="node-body gallery-body">Fiat hopes the 500X will appeal to U.S. consumers after previous vehicle entries have failed to generate large sales volumes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-fiat-500x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-fiat-500x#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Test Drives North America U.S. Fiat Automatic Exterior Gasoline Interior Manual Suspension Turbocharger Test Drives Mon, 08 Jun 2015 10:33:00 +0000 1293631 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;16 500X first CUV entry in U.S. market from Italian automaker.&nbsp;</strong></p>