News & Analysis http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53464/more en Autoline Daily http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/autoline-daily <div class="node-body video-body">Top 10 Green Car Makers, Check Your Pressure, Expect More Turkey Day Traffic</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/autoline-daily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/autoline-daily#comments Public News & Analysis Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:11:00 +0000 830251 at http://wardsauto.com 5-Step Plan on Asking for the Sale http://wardsauto.com/dealers/5-step-plan-asking-sale <div class="node-body article-body">Too much pressure will blow the sale. Not enough pressure will blow it, too. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/5-step-plan-asking-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/5-step-plan-asking-sale#comments Public Dealers North America U.S. Dealership Management Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:33:00 +0000 1166341 at http://wardsauto.com Australia Senate Vows to Block Auto Industry Aid Cuts http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts <div class="node-body article-body">Supporters of the existing federal-aid program say slashing assistance will scuttle any chance for the industry to diversify after GM Holden, Ford and Toyota end local manufacturing by the end of 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Australia Ford Holden Toyota Politics Finance Production Restructuring Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:25:00 +0000 1167431 at http://wardsauto.com 2015 Models: Subaru http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-subaru <div class="node-body gallery-body">Highlights of 2015 Subaru Models</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-subaru" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-subaru#comments Public News & Analysis 2015 U.S. Subaru Vehicles & Technology 2015 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:07:00 +0000 1149301 at http://wardsauto.com 2015 Models: Mercedes http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mercedes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Highlights of 2015 Mercedes Models</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mercedes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mercedes#comments Public News & Analysis 2015 U.S. Mercedes Vehicles & Technology 2015 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:26:00 +0000 1167081 at http://wardsauto.com BMW i3 Test Drive for Ward's 10 Best Engines of 2015 http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/bmw-i3-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">The BMW i3 extended-range electric vehicle, driven by editor Tom Murphy, is one of 37 contenders for the 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/bmw-i3-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/bmw-i3-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Test Drives Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. BMW Engines Test Drives Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:49:00 +0000 1166951 at http://wardsauto.com Under pressure, U.S. EPA seeks tighter ozone standards http://wardsauto.com/under-pressure-us-epa-seeks-tighter-ozone-standards <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>By Valerie Volcovici</p> <p>WASHINGTON, Nov 25 (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing more stringent air quality standards for ground-level ozone, the main culprit in smog, the agency's chief said on Wednesday.</p> <p>Under deadline to release its proposal by Monday, the agency said it will seek a National Ambient Air Quality Standard between 65 and 70 parts per billion concentration of ozone, and take comment on standards within a 60-75 ppb range, EPA administrator Gina McCarthy said.</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/under-pressure-us-epa-seeks-tighter-ozone-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Politics Emissions Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Vehicles & Technology Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:36:31 +0000 1167371 at http://wardsauto.com EVs in Contention for 10 Best Engines http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/evs-contention-10-best-engines <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines: Under the Hood </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seven electrified powertrains are in the running for the 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines competition. In this Under the Hood installment, we look at the Fiat 500e, Kia Soul, VW e-Golf and BMW i3 EVs, as well as the extended-range i3.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/evs-contention-10-best-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/evs-contention-10-best-engines#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. South Korea Germany Italy BMW Fiat Kia Volkswagen Charging Electric Vehicles Fuel Economy Gasoline Li-ion Product Development battery-electric vehicle BMW i3 extended-range electric vehicles Fiat 500e Fuel Economy Kia Soul EV range extender Volkswagen e-Golf Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:12:00 +0000 1165771 at http://wardsauto.com Tom Murphy EV Nominees for Ward’s 10 Best Engines http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ev-nominees-ward-s-10-best-engines <div class="node-body gallery-body">WardsAuto editors are evaluating the Fiat 500e, Kia Soul EV and Volkswagen e-Golf, as well as all-electric and extended-range versions of the BMW i3 for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ev-nominees-ward-s-10-best-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ev-nominees-ward-s-10-best-engines#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. South Korea Germany Italy BMW Fiat Kia Volkswagen Charging Electric Vehicles Fuel Economy Future Products Gasoline Li-ion Product Development Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:11:00 +0000 1165961 at http://wardsauto.com <p>Kia Soul EV charging door slides sideways for port access.</p> World Vehicle Sales Inch Up in October http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-inch-october <div class="node-body article-body">Brazil saw deliveries pass 300,000 units in the month for the largest volume seen since January, but was still down 7.1% from year-ago levels. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-inch-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-inch-october#comments Public Gated Data Center World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Auto Makers Sales Results Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:41:00 +0000 1166421 at http://wardsauto.com