The supplier doubles its size and gains greater access to Europe, Asia and South America by way of its acquisition of ArvinMeritor’s body systems division, which includes roof systems, motors and electronics....More
Coupler sales this year, though slashed nearly 50% from last year’s peak, still are expected to reach nearly 500,000 units, giving the supplier control of almost 50% of the North American AWD market....More
WardsAuto editors evaluated the 40 vehicles in October and November, driving to and from home, work, school, the hardware store and on weekend roadtrips. There is no instrumented testing. Vehicles must have a base price no higher than $62,000 to be eligible.
For the 23rd year in a row, top powertrain engineers from around the world gathered to celebrate the winners of the Wards 10 Best Engines competition. Trophies were awarded at a ceremony in Detroit during the North American International Auto Show.
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.