By Topic http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53469/more en Mercedes-Benz Exec Denies Knowledge of China Probe http://wardsauto.com/mercedes-benz-exec-denies-knowledge-china-probe <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Mercedes' China sales chief, Nicholas Speeks, says he is not aware of any government investigation into possible overcharging of customers for spare parts. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/mercedes-benz-exec-denies-knowledge-china-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Management & Strategy Politics Retail Auto Makers Asia Pacific China Dealership Management Globalization Purchashing Trade Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 1064631 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Launches New Expedition in Small, But Stabilized Segment http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-launches-new-expedition-small-stabilized-segment <div class="node-body article-body">The ’15 Expedition will be available for the first time in a Platinum trim level, which will slot above the previous top-of-the-line King Ranch edition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-launches-new-expedition-small-stabilized-segment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-launches-new-expedition-small-stabilized-segment#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford Automatic Exterior Gasoline Interior Sales Results Turbocharger Vehicles in Operation Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1064211 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Ford Expedition powered by 3.5L EcoBoost V-6.</strong></p> BMW Pushing to Maintain Sales Momentum in Korea http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-pushing-maintain-sales-momentum-korea <div class="node-body article-body">BMW Korea remains the country’s leading importer, with sales for the first six months up 19.3% to 21,972 vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-pushing-maintain-sales-momentum-korea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-pushing-maintain-sales-momentum-korea#comments Premium Limited Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific South Korea BMW Globalization Sales Results Trade Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000 1064231 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Driving center supports German automaker&rsquo;s status as top Korean import.</strong></p> Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Heck of a Car http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The car breaks the 700-hp barrier but isn’t like a wild animal that turns on you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Dodge SRT Vehicle Test Drives Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:32:00 +0000 1064221 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hellcat burns out.</strong></p> '15 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat <div class="node-body gallery-body">The car from Chrysler's Street and Racing Technolgy team is the most powerful non-exotic ever. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Dodge SRT Vehicle Test Drives Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:31:00 +0000 1064241 at http://wardsauto.com South Korea Vehicle Sales Up 10.0% in June http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/south-korea-vehicle-sales-100-june <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">South Korea vehicle sales totaled 139,864 units for June 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/south-korea-vehicle-sales-100-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/south-korea-vehicle-sales-100-june#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific South Korea Auto Makers Sales Results Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:53:00 +0000 1064181 at http://wardsauto.com Opel to Offer Low-End Cars in Post-Chevy Europe, Source Says http://wardsauto.com/opel-offer-low-end-cars-post-chevy-europe-source-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">General Motors' European arm hopes to recapture Chevrolet buyers since that brand's exit from the region and gain ground lost to entry-level brands such as Dacia and Skoda, a source says. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/opel-offer-low-end-cars-post-chevy-europe-source-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Europe - Regional Sales & Marketing Product Development Restructuring Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:38:00 +0000 1064171 at http://wardsauto.com So Many Regulations, So Little Time http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/so-many-regulations-so-little-time <div class="field-byline"> Terry Dortch </div> <div class="field-deck"> <font color="800517">INDUSTRY VOICES</font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Managers who learn about complying with regulations rarely become bad examples. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/so-many-regulations-so-little-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/so-many-regulations-so-little-time#comments Public Industry Voices Retail Dealerships North America U.S. Dealerships Dealership Management Laws/Law Enforcement Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:02:00 +0000 1057161 at http://wardsauto.com New for ’20: The HALcat http://wardsauto.com/blog/new-20-halcat <div class="node-body blog-body">Engines are becoming more potent as the self-driving car keeps evolving. Will the smart cars of the future use their horsepower for good and not evil? </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/new-20-halcat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/new-20-halcat#comments Blog Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. United Kingdom Chevrolet Dodge Ford Jaguar Land Rover Autonomous Vehicles Engines Road Ahead Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:22:00 +0000 1063461 at http://wardsauto.com Customer-Conscious GM Shows Its Social Side http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/customer-conscious-gm-shows-its-social-side <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker gets much social-media feedback, such as a Texan complaining his truck’s steering wheel is too hot. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/customer-conscious-gm-shows-its-social-side" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/customer-conscious-gm-shows-its-social-side#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. General Motors Information Technology Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:49:00 +0000 1057931 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM Customer Engagement Center advisers assist car owners with issues.</strong></p>