Vehicles & Technology http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53470/more en Infiniti Refreshes Biggest Models http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Q70 adds a new long-wheelbase variant with 5.9 ins. more rear legroom, while the QX80 sees changes to its interior wood trims.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Infiniti 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products Cadillac Escalade hybrid Infiniti M New York auto show Q70 QX56 QX80 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:01:00 +0000 995601 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Infiniti QX80.</strong></p> GM to Bring Chevy Trax Small CUV to U.S. http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/gm-bring-chevy-trax-small-cuv-us <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GM says it has delivered 90,000 units of the Trax globally since its launch in 2012. It will compete in the U.S. against the Kia Soul, Nissan Juke and Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/gm-bring-chevy-trax-small-cuv-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/gm-bring-chevy-trax-small-cuv-us#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Chevrolet 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products Alan Batey Buick Encore Bupyeong Chevrolet Trax San Luis Potosi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 +0000 995641 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Chevrolet Trax</strong></p> Ford’s Joe Hinrichs Sees Customer Satisfaction, F-150 Work Progressing http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/ford-s-joe-hinrichs-sees-customer-satisfaction-f-150-work-progressing <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The executive credits an overhaul in the 111-year-old company’s culture for delivering recent gains in key market metrics such as customer satisfaction, dealer loyalty and retail sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/ford-s-joe-hinrichs-sees-customer-satisfaction-f-150-work-progressing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/ford-s-joe-hinrichs-sees-customer-satisfaction-f-150-work-progressing#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products Hybrid Vehicles Restructuring American International Automobile Dealers Association C-Max F-150 J.D. Power Joe Hinrichs MyFord Touch Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:45:00 +0000 996561 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford&rsquo;s Joe Hinrichs says automaker overhauled company culture.</strong></p> BMW Boosting i3 EV Builds Ahead of U.S. Launch http://wardsauto.com/bmw-boosting-i3-ev-builds-ahead-us-launch <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Saying the U.S. will be the biggest market for the EV, the German automaker has raised daily production from 70 units to 100. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/bmw-boosting-i3-ev-builds-ahead-us-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:29:00 +0000 996151 at http://wardsauto.com Taiwanese Market: Car Vs. Scooter http://wardsauto.com/blog/taiwanese-market-car-vs-scooter <div class="node-body blog-body">The Taiwanese government is pushing scooters with cleaner-burning engines that sell for as little as NT$50,000 ($1,659), and a small number of electric scooters can be had for similar money after government subsidies are factored in.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/road-ahead">Road Ahead</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/taiwanese-market-car-vs-scooter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/taiwanese-market-car-vs-scooter#comments Blog Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Taiwan Suppliers Charging Component Electric Vehicles Emissions Product Development Tariffs battery Chroma ATE e-scooters electric scooters EV Taiwan EVT Kuan Mei Plastic motor motorcycles scooters taxi cabs Tesla Model S Tesla Roadster Road Ahead Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:04:00 +0000 995361 at http://wardsauto.com Taipei’s Love for Scooters http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/taipei-s-love-scooters <div class="node-body gallery-body">When – perhaps if – the time comes for electric scooters in the domestic market, hopefully Taiwanese companies gearing up today still will have an appetite for the sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/taipei-s-love-scooters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/taipei-s-love-scooters#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Taiwan Suppliers Charging Component Electric Vehicles Product Development Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:03:00 +0000 995371 at http://wardsauto.com New Kia Sedona Revealed http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-kia-sedona-revealed <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A more powerful engine, second-row seats with flip-up bottom cushions and high-end grade are new for '15.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-kia-sedona-revealed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-kia-sedona-revealed#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Kia 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products Kia minivan MPV multipurpose vehicle New York auto show Sedona Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:48:00 +0000 995291 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Kia Sedona an MPV, not minivan.</strong></p> VW Tweaks Jetta for ’15 http://wardsauto.com/north-america/vw-tweaks-jetta-15 <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VW’s all-new diesel and improved interior are among highlights of the updated model that bows this week in New York.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/vw-tweaks-jetta-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/vw-tweaks-jetta-15#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Volkswagen 2014 New York International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:15:00 +0000 995281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New headlamps most striking exterior feature for new Jetta.</strong></p> Nissan Details New Murano Ahead of New York Debut http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese automaker's midsize CUV is all-new for '15, getting longer, lower, wider and more aerodynamic, but keeping its 260-hp 3.5L V-6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Nissan 2014 New York International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology CUV Ford Edge Murano New York auto show Nissan Pierre Loing Shiro Nakamura Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:53:00 +0000 995111 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Nissan Murano.</strong></p> Refreshed Chevy Cruze to Bow in New York http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/refreshed-chevy-cruze-bow-new-york <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Cruze now borrows from its larger siblings a more prominent, dual-port front fascia putting the look of its front end in line with the rest of the cars in the Chevrolet range.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/refreshed-chevy-cruze-bow-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/refreshed-chevy-cruze-bow-new-york#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Chevrolet 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products AppShop Chevrolet Cruze Impala Malibu MyLink OnStar 4G LTE Siri Steve Majoros Sun, 13 Apr 2014 04:01:00 +0000 993761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Chevrolet Cruze</strong></p>