WardsAuto - Automotive Industry News, Data and Statistics http://wardsauto.com/rss.xml/rk%3D0/rs%3Dqmo40eibeivxni58hznjr1h2jms- en Another Podium Run for Michael Shank Racing, Acura in Monterey http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/another-podium-run-michael-shank-racing-acura-monterey <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/another-podium-run-for-michael-shank-racing-acura-in-monterey-300524819.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/560658/Acura_Motorsports_Mazda_Raceway_Laguna_Seca.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Andy Lally and Katherine Legge drove their Acura NSX GT3 to second place Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. It was the fourth podium finish of the season -- including two victories -- for the pair and their Acura." border="0" /></a>MONTEREY, Calif., Sept.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/another-podium-run-michael-shank-racing-acura-monterey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:03:00 +0000 1969061 at http://wardsauto.com Henry Ford's Secret Model T Room Revealed http://wardsauto.com/industry/henry-fords-secret-model-t-room-revealed <div class="node-body gallery-body">Automotive history buffs visited Ford's Piquette Avenue plant in Detroit on Sunday to see the newly reconstructed Secret Experimental Room where Henry Ford and a small hand-picked team of engineers developed the Model T beginning in 1907. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/henry-fords-secret-model-t-room-revealed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/henry-fords-secret-model-t-room-revealed#comments Public Industry Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:10:00 +0000 1968981 at http://wardsauto.com DOVU to Participate in Jaguar Land Rover Hackathon http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/dovu-participate-jaguar-land-rover-hackathon <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dovu-to-participate-in-jaguar-land-rover-hackathon-300524691.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/560454/DOVU.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Blockchain Powered Mobility (PRNewsfoto/DOVU)" border="0" /></a>NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- DOVU, the blockchain transport data initiative, will showcase its software at the forthcoming Jaguar Land Rover Developer Challenge, to be held in Slovakia at the end of the month. The hackathon will take place around the theme of 'smart...</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/dovu-participate-jaguar-land-rover-hackathon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sat, 23 Sep 2017 14:34:00 +0000 1968931 at http://wardsauto.com El programa nacional de educación musical de Toyota y la VH1 Save The Music Foundation culmina en una presentación de subvenciones con una actuación por Imagine Dragons http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/el-programa-nacional-de-educaci-n-musical-de-toyota-y-la-vh1-save-music-foundation-cu <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/el-programa-nacional-de-educacion-musical-de-toyota-y-la-vh1-save-the-music-foundation-culmina-en-una-presentacion-de-subvenciones-con-una-actuacion-por-imagine-dragons-646959733.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/439685/Toyota_Corp_Red_Logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/439685/Toyota_Corp_Red_Logo.jpg?p=caption" border="0" /></a>LAS VEGAS, 22 de septiembre de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Toyota, la VH1 Save The Music Foundation y el Life is Beautiful Music</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/el-programa-nacional-de-educaci-n-musical-de-toyota-y-la-vh1-save-music-foundation-cu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sat, 23 Sep 2017 00:22:00 +0000 1968881 at http://wardsauto.com Flood Car Q&A for Affected Owners and Shoppers with Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com Editors http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/flood-car-qa-affected-owners-and-shoppers-kelley-blue-books-kbbcom-editors <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/flood-car-qa-for-affected-owners-and-shoppers-with-kelley-blue-books-kbbcom-editors-300524594.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/74966/kelley_blue_book_logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Kelley Blue Book Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Kelley Blue Book)" border="0" /></a>IRVINE, Calif., Sept.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/flood-car-qa-affected-owners-and-shoppers-kelley-blue-books-kbbcom-editors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:22:00 +0000 1968861 at http://wardsauto.com Asia Vehicle Sales, June 2017 http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/asia-vehicle-sales-june-2017 <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Asia vehicle sales by company region, company and country for total vehicles and light vehicles for June 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/asia-vehicle-sales-june-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Data Monthly Sales - General Asia Asia Pacific - Regional Australia China India Indonesia Japan Malaysia New Zealand Pakistan Philippines Sales Singapore South Korea Taiwan Thailand Vietnam Australia China India Indonesia Japan Malaysia New Zealand Pakistan Phillippines Singapore South Korea Taiwan Thailand Vietnam Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:54:00 +0000 1968831 at http://wardsauto.com Universal Technical Institute to Present at the Sidoti & Company Fall 2017 Conference http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/universal-technical-institute-present-sidoti-company-fall-2017-conference <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/universal-technical-institute-to-present-at-the-sidoti--company-fall-2017-conference-300524491.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/536618/Universal_Technical_Institute_Logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt=" (PRNewsfoto/Universal Technical Institute,)" border="0" /></a>SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --&nbsp;Universal Technical Institute, Inc.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/universal-technical-institute-present-sidoti-company-fall-2017-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:29:00 +0000 1968791 at http://wardsauto.com Design Student Floats Contest-Winning Mobility Idea http://wardsauto.com/technology/design-student-floats-contest-winning-mobility-idea <div class="node-body article-body">Yuchen Cai, 23, a graduate of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, created The Float as her vision of a car that will provide mobility while helping drivers be more open and social toward the outside world as autonomy becomes popular.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/design-student-floats-contest-winning-mobility-idea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/design-student-floats-contest-winning-mobility-idea#comments Public Technology Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:50:00 +0000 1968751 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Design student envisions mobility without wheels.</strong></p> @INBOUND: TREW Marketing COO, Co-Founder, Wendy Covey Named to HubSpot Partner Advisory Council http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/inbound-trew-marketing-coo-co-founder-wendy-covey-named-hubspot-partner-advisory-coun <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/inbound-trew-marketing-coo-co-founder-wendy-covey-named-to-hubspot-partner-advisory-council-300524470.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://www.trewmarketing.com" align="left" width="144" alt="" border="0" /></a>BOSTON, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TREW Marketing, an Austin-based, full-service marketing agency focused on technical clients announced its COO and Co-founder, Wendy Covey was named to the HubSpot Partner Advisory Council (PAC). TREW Marketing is a HubSpot Gold Partner,...</p><br clear="all" /></div> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:45:00 +0000 1968801 at http://wardsauto.com Forecast: SAAR Expected to Surpass 17 Million in September http://wardsauto.com/industry/forecast-saar-expected-surpass-17-million-september <div class="node-body article-body">The daily sales rate of 55,293 units represents a 3.3% decline from year-ago and a 1.2% gain from August.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/forecast-saar-expected-surpass-17-million-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/forecast-saar-expected-surpass-17-million-september#comments Public Analysis Industry Forecasts Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:37:00 +0000 1968711 at http://wardsauto.com Kia Suspends Overtime in Korea; Strikes Hit GM Korea http://wardsauto.com/industry/kia-suspends-overtime-korea-strikes-hit-gm-korea <div class="node-body article-body">The Korea Metal Workers Union is making the same wage demands at GM Korea, Kia and its Hyundai affiliate, with negotiations on hold at Hyundai. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/kia-suspends-overtime-korea-strikes-hit-gm-korea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/kia-suspends-overtime-korea-strikes-hit-gm-korea#comments Public Industry Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:02:00 +0000 1968691 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Strikes cost GM Korea 56 hours of production so far in September.</strong></p> Autoline Daily http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily <div class="node-body video-body">Jaguar Burnishes Brand, EV Bus Sets Range Record, North American Production Slows</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily#comments Public Industry Dealer News & Analysis Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:10:00 +0000 830251 at http://wardsauto.com <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="paddings-wrapper"> <tbody> <tr class="paddings-wrapper__bottom_tr"> </tr> <tr> <td> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="article-main__content-table"> <tbody> <tr> <td class="article-main__portrait-body"> <p class="article-main__readmore">&nbsp;</p> <p class="article-main__source">&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> <td class="paddings-wrapper__right_td" width="20">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr class="paddings-wrapper__bottom_tr"> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Sonoma Raceway Selected for Make the Future California Featuring Shell Eco-marathon Americas in 2018 http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/sonoma-raceway-selected-make-future-california-featuring-shell-eco-marathon-americas- <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sonoma-raceway-selected-for-make-the-future-california-featuring-shell-eco-marathon-americas-in-2018-300524388.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/449079/shell_oil_company_logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Shell Oil Company Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Shell Oil Company)" border="0" /></a>HOUSTON, Sept.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/sonoma-raceway-selected-make-future-california-featuring-shell-eco-marathon-americas-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:01:00 +0000 1968731 at http://wardsauto.com France Vehicle Sales, August 2017 http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/france-vehicle-sales-august-2017 <div class="node-body datasheet-body">France vehicle sales by vehicle type and company for August 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/france-vehicle-sales-august-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Data Monthly Sales - General France Monthly Sales France Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:35:00 +0000 1968651 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota and VH1 Save The Music Foundation's National Music Education Program Culminates with Grant Presentation featuring a Performance by Imagine Dragons http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-and-vh1-save-music-foundations-national-music-education-program-culminates-gra <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/toyota-and-vh1-save-the-music-foundations-national-music-education-program-culminates-with-grant-presentation-featuring-a-performance-by-imagine-dragons-300524366.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/560063/Toyota_Motor_North_America___Imagine_Dragons.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Toyota, VH1 Save The Music Foundation and Life is Beautiful Music &amp; Art Festival, joined by GRAMMY Award-winning rock band and Las Vegas natives Imagine Dragons, presented three Las Vegas area schools with a $40,000 m</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-and-vh1-save-music-foundations-national-music-education-program-culminates-gra" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:25:00 +0000 1968701 at http://wardsauto.com Piquette Plant Reveals Ford’s Early Experimental Secrets http://wardsauto.com/industry/piquette-plant-reveals-ford-s-early-experimental-secrets <div class="node-body article-body">The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant unlocks a secret space used by Henry Ford to develop the groundbreaking Model T in 1907-08.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/piquette-plant-reveals-ford-s-early-experimental-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/piquette-plant-reveals-ford-s-early-experimental-secrets#comments Public Industry Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:19:00 +0000 1968611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Shotwell&rsquo;s year-long project to recreate Secret Experimental Room opens to public Sunday.</strong></p> "FCA Replay" Wraps the Week http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/fca-replay-wraps-week-184 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/fca-replay-wraps-the-week-300524349.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJOQF2FN548" align="left" width="144" alt="FCA Replay: September 22, 2017" border="0" /></a>AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- "FCA Replay" is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The top stories for the week of Sept. 22, 2017: Chrysler Pacifica teams up with the PTA, 18th annual MatchMaker event and the NHRA playoff race...</p><br clear="all" /></div> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0000 1968581 at http://wardsauto.com Global Electric Car Technology and Forecasts Report 2017 with 10 Year Forecasts http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/global-electric-car-technology-and-forecasts-report-2017-10-year-forecasts <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/global-electric-car-technology-and-forecasts-report-2017-with-10-year-forecasts-300524323.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/539438/Research_and_Markets_Logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Research and Markets Logo" border="0" /></a>DUBLIN, September 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Electric Car Technology and Forecasts 2017-2027" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/global-electric-car-technology-and-forecasts-report-2017-10-year-forecasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:45:00 +0000 1968591 at http://wardsauto.com Carey International Launches Carey® Limousine Service in Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/carey-international-launches-carey-limousine-service-raleigh-durham-chapel-hill <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/carey-international-launches-carey-limousine-service-in-raleigh-durham-chapel-hill-300524336.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/559997/Carey_International.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Carey's award-winning chauffeured services are now available in North Carolina's Research Triangle;Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill." border="0" /></a>FREDERICK, Md., Sept.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/carey-international-launches-carey-limousine-service-raleigh-durham-chapel-hill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:23:00 +0000 1968601 at http://wardsauto.com WardsAuto U.S. Light Vehicle Sales & Inventory Forecast, September 2017 http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/wardsauto-us-light-vehicle-sales-inventory-forecast-september-2017 <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/wardsauto-us-light-vehicle-sales-inventory-forecast-september-2017" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="//wardsauto.com/site-files/wardsauto.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/USSFC1709_0.png" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">U.S. light vehicle sales and inventory forecast by company and by source and vehicle type for September 2017. Includes SAAR (seasonally adjusted annual rates) and days' supply projections.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/datasheet/wardsauto-us-light-vehicle-sales-inventory-forecast-september-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Data Forecasts Monthly Sales - Forecast Forecast Inventory Monthly Sales U.S. U.S. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:12:00 +0000 1968491 at http://wardsauto.com Genuine Parts Company Announces 3rd Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date And Conference Call http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/genuine-parts-company-announces-3rd-quarter-2017-earnings-release-date-and-conference <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/genuine-parts-company-announces-3rd-quarter-2017-earnings-release-date-and-conference-call-300524307.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/76327/genuine_parts_company_logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="GPC Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Genuine Parts Company)" border="0" /></a>ATLANTA, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) plans to release Third Quarter Earnings on October 19, 2017. Management will also conduct a conference call on this date at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/genuine-parts-company-announces-3rd-quarter-2017-earnings-release-date-and-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:12:00 +0000 1968621 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota obtiene la certificación LEED en Texas http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-obtiene-la-certificaci-n-leed-en-texas <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/toyota-obtiene-la-certificacion-leed-en-texas-646786353.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/559740/Toyota_Motor_North_America_LEED_Platinum_Certification.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="El CEO de TMNA Jim Lentz (a la derecha) recibe la certificaci&#243;n Platino de LEED de Jonathan Kraatz (a la izquierda), director ejecutivo del Consejo de la Construcci&#243;n Ecol&#243;gica de los Estados Unidos, secci&#243;n de Dallas, por las t&#233;cnicas de construcci&#243;n ecol&#243;gicas el 21 de septiembre </a></p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-obtiene-la-certificaci-n-leed-en-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:04:00 +0000 1968631 at http://wardsauto.com Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $150,000 Research Grant To New York Medical College In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/hyundai-hope-wheels-awards-150000-research-grant-new-york-medical-college-honor-natio <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/hyundai-hope-on-wheels-awards-150000-research-grant-to-new-york-medical-college-in-honor-of-national-childhood-cancer-awareness-month-300523605.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/386359/hyundai_hope_on_wheels_logo.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="Hyundai Hope On Wheels(R) Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Hyundai Hope On Wheels)" border="0" /></a>HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y., Sept.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/hyundai-hope-wheels-awards-150000-research-grant-new-york-medical-college-honor-natio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0000 1968641 at http://wardsauto.com Delphi to Hold Investor Update Meeting in Boston Sept. 27 http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/delphi-hold-investor-update-meeting-boston-sept-27 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/delphi-to-hold-investor-update-meeting-in-boston-sept-27-300524181.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="http://www.delphi.com/media" align="left" width="144" alt="" border="0" /></a>GILLINGHAM, England, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH) will hold an Investor Update meeting on Sept. 27 in Boston. Presentations by company executives begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 3 p.m. A simultaneous audio webcast of the presentation will be...</p><br clear="all" /></div> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0000 1968461 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota Takes The LEED In Texas http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-takes-leed-texas <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/toyota-takes-the-leed-in-texas-300524048.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/559705/Toyota_Motor_North_America_LEED_Platinum_Certification.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="TMNA CEO Jim Lentz (right) receives the LEED Platinum from Jonathan Kraatz (left), executive director, U.S. Green Building Council, Dallas Chapter, for green building techniques on September 21, 2017." border="0" /></a>PLANO, Texas, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --&nbsp;Everything is bigger in Texas.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/toyota-takes-leed-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0000 1968451 at http://wardsauto.com North American International Auto Show Announces Launch Of 2018 High School Poster Contest http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/north-american-international-auto-show-announces-launch-2018-high-school-poster-conte <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/north-american-international-auto-show-announces-launch-of-2018-high-school-poster-contest-300523013.html"><img style="padding-right:5px;" src="https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/558872/NAIAS_Poster.jpg" align="left" width="144" alt="2017 NAIAS Chairman's Award winning poster." border="0" /></a>DETROIT, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) announced today the launch of its annual poster contest.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/north-american-international-auto-show-announces-launch-2018-high-school-poster-conte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:00:00 +0000 1968471 at http://wardsauto.com Initiating Research Reports on Auto Parts Equities -- Workhorse, Monro, Tenneco, and WABCO http://wardsauto.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/initiating-research-reports-auto-parts-equities-workhorse-monro-tenneco-and-wabco <div class="node-body press_release-body">NEW YORK, September 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on WKHS, MNRO, TEN, or WBC then come over to <a href="http://dailystocktracker.com/register/" title="http://dailystocktracker.com/register/">http://dailystocktracker.com/register/</a> and sign up for your free customized report. For today, DailyStockTracker.com observes the performance of Workhorse Group Inc....</div> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:40:00 +0000 1968381 at http://wardsauto.com New NHTSA Guidance Encourages AV Industry http://wardsauto.com/industry/new-nhtsa-guidance-encourages-av-industry <div class="field-byline"> Richard Wilhelm </div> <div class="field-deck"> INDUSTRY VOICES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The autonomous-vehicle industry asked for some revisions to the prior guidance. It may have gotten more than it asked for.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/new-nhtsa-guidance-encourages-av-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/new-nhtsa-guidance-encourages-av-industry#comments Public Industry Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0000 1966171 at http://wardsauto.com New 540i Steps Up BMW’s User Experience http://wardsauto.com/technology/new-540i-steps-bmw-s-user-experience <div class="field-deck"> 2017 Wards 10 Best UX </div> <div class="node-body article-body">James Bond didn’t have massaging seats in his 7-Series 20 years ago, and even he would be blown away by all the gadgets and gizmos that make the new 540i so special.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/new-540i-steps-bmw-s-user-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/new-540i-steps-bmw-s-user-experience#comments Public 10 Best UX Technology Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:45:00 +0000 1966061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Startup sequence greets BMW 540i driver.</strong></p> Tom Murphy Expectations Run High as Nissan Turns Over New Leaf http://wardsauto.com/engines/expectations-run-high-nissan-turns-over-new-leaf <div class="node-body article-body">Why all the fuss over a car that has sold on average less than 40,000 units a year? Because Nissan believes the “era of the EV” is dawning, and its experience with battery-powered cars puts it in a position to succeed.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/engines/expectations-run-high-nissan-turns-over-new-leaf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/engines/expectations-run-high-nissan-turns-over-new-leaf#comments Public Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Safety Technology Technology Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:30:00 +0000 1966001 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Leaf unveiled with auto-show-like light-and-laser spectacle.</strong></p>