Like many suppliers building new tech centers in the metro Detroit area, Linamar has seen strong profits in recent years and is using the facility expansion to consolidate smaller operations into one modern facility where engineers, designers and manufacturing people can work together more efficiently.
Jaguar sees an opportunity to grow its sales by adding the F-Pace, a medium-sized luxury CUV, to its portfolio. The new model and the coming entry-level XE sports sedan are expected to help Jaguar double its sales in the U.S.
More than 600 people attended the WardsAuto Interiors Conference May 11 at Detroit's Cobo Center for keynote speeches, panel sessions and award presentations for Wards 10 Best Interiors and the College for Creative Studies Student Design Competition.
The XC90 interior is brilliantly styled and thoughtfully laid out. From the diagonal grain of the Linear Walnut wood inlays and Oreffors crystal gear shifter to the gleaming brightwork and sleek and slender head restraints, the XC90’s cabin is a credit to all things Swedish.
Last year, Hyundai was the first automaker in the world to sell a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Hyundai Vice Chairman Woong-chul Yang makes it clear the automaker plans to be a trailblazer in hybrids as well as fuel cells....More
The steering wheel is no longer simply the means to point the tires – it’s become command central for everything from audio controls to semi-autonomous driving functions, all while making a styling statement and serving as the primary interior touchpoint....More