World http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53481/more en World Vehicle Sales Dip for First Time in 14 Months http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-dip-first-time-14-months <div class="node-body article-body">Deliveries in Europe plummeted in August, down 6.1% to just 1.0 million units, accounting for 16.9% of worldwide sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-dip-first-time-14-months" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-dip-first-time-14-months#comments Public Gated Data Center World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Auto Makers Sales Results Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:09:00 +0000 1125671 at http://wardsauto.com Global Consumers Look for Different Things in Buying New Cars http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-consumers-look-different-things-buying-new-cars <div class="node-body article-body">On average, 64% of car buyers put price as the No.1 factor in selecting a new vehicle, followed by fuel efficiency (52%) and safety (46%), a new study reveals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-consumers-look-different-things-buying-new-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-consumers-look-different-things-buying-new-cars#comments Premium World Sales & Marketing North America U.S. World Sales & Marketing Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:45:00 +0000 1124251 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Americans most loyal to their dealerships.</strong></p> Chrysler Issues Global Recall of 230,760 SUVs http://wardsauto.com/chrysler-issues-global-recall-230760-suvs <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The recall covers '11-model Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango models with a potentially defective part within the SUVs' fuel pumps. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/chrysler-issues-global-recall-230760-suvs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Plants & Production Auto Makers World Component Safety Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:54:00 +0000 1122361 at http://wardsauto.com Money to Be Saved If Cars Leave Cities http://wardsauto.com/politics/money-be-saved-if-cars-leave-cities <div class="node-body article-body">If people switched to mass transit, bicycles and walking in cities, it would cut down on pollution and trillions of dollars in infrastructure costs, a new study concludes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/money-be-saved-if-cars-leave-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/money-be-saved-if-cars-leave-cities#comments Premium Limited World Politics North America U.S. World Politics Emissions Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:21:00 +0000 1120051 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Urban areas account for quarter of carbon emissions from transportation sector.</strong></p> Honda, Toyota Play Catch-Up on Automated Driving Tech http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech <div class="node-body article-body">The top two Japanese automakers demonstrate their latest automated technologies, with an eye toward a 2020 launch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech#comments Public World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Honda Toyota Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Lidar Pedestrian Protection Radar Accord automated Automated Highway Driving Assist camera Eric Brumbergs gyroscope Honda Lexus GS 450h Lidar radar RLX Rohit Pandita Safety scanner Sue Bai Toyota Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:34:00 +0000 1115431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota&rsquo;s AHDA technology warns drivers with previews.</strong></p> Honda V2X Scenarios http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios <div class="node-body video-body">Honda's V2X technology protects drivers from others drivers, and pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists from collisions with cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios#comments Public World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Honda Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Lidar Pedestrian Protection Radar Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:33:00 +0000 1115451 at http://wardsauto.com BMW’s Krüger to Head Infiniti http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bmw-s-kr-ger-head-infiniti <div class="node-body article-body">Krüger’s stint at BMW spanned from 1998, when he was hired as manager-Strategic Product Planning, to 2013, when he became senior vice president of the German sales region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bmw-s-kr-ger-head-infiniti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bmw-s-kr-ger-head-infiniti#comments Public World Management & Strategy Auto Makers World Infiniti Labor & Human Resources BMW Cadillac Carlos Ghosn Daimler Hong Kong Infiniti Johan de Nysschen Mitsubishi Nissan Roland Kruger Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:55:00 +0000 1115001 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Roland Kr&uuml;ger</strong></p> World Vehicle Sales Climb 1.5% in July; Top 50 Million for Year http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-climb-15-july-top-50-million-year <div class="node-body article-body">Sales in North America surged 9.6% in the month with 1.7 million vehicles sold, accounting for 25.4% of the worldwide market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-climb-15-july-top-50-million-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-climb-15-july-top-50-million-year#comments Public Gated Data Center World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Auto Makers Sales Results Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 1098761 at http://wardsauto.com Bigger, Global Automakers and Suppliers Performing Best as Industry Recovers http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bigger-global-automakers-and-suppliers-performing-best-industry-recovers <div class="node-body article-body">OEs that lead the list of best performers in the 2009-2013 period skew toward emerging-market automakers (and motorcycle producers), with none of the Detroit Three or European companies making the top 10.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bigger-global-automakers-and-suppliers-performing-best-industry-recovers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/bigger-global-automakers-and-suppliers-performing-best-industry-recovers#comments Public World Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers World Auto Makers Suppliers Finance Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:01:00 +0000 1091371 at http://wardsauto.com WardsAuto Global Update: North America Production - The Shift South http://wardsauto.com/world/wardsauto-global-update-north-america-production-shift-south <div class="node-body video-body">Video brief: Haig Stoddard looks at regional production in North America and why the Great Lakes area will continue to matter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/world/wardsauto-global-update-north-america-production-shift-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/world/wardsauto-global-update-north-america-production-shift-south#comments Public Gated Data Center World Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Future Products Product Development Production Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:59:00 +0000 1089331 at http://wardsauto.com