World http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53481/more en Nissan, BMW Recall Involves Possibly Faulty Fuel Pumps http://wardsauto.com/nissan-bmw-recall-involves-possibly-faulty-fuel-pumps <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Nissan is recalling more than '14-model 95,000 Rogue SUVs sold in the U.S. and Canada, and BMW is recalling about 70,500 '14- and '15-model cars sold globally, because their Robert Bosch-supplied fuel pumps may fail.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/nissan-bmw-recall-involves-possibly-faulty-fuel-pumps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Canada U.S. World Engines National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:08:00 +0000 1257611 at http://wardsauto.com World Vehicle Sales Fall in February, Largest Decline in 2 Years http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-fall-february-largest-decline-2-years <div class="node-body article-body">A 40% decline in auto sales in Russia contributed to a 1.7% downturn globally, the largest year-over-year dip since February 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-fall-february-largest-decline-2-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/world-vehicle-sales-fall-february-largest-decline-2-years#comments Public Gated Data Center World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Auto Makers Sales Results Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:00 +0000 1249621 at http://wardsauto.com Accelerating the Path to Modularity http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/accelerating-path-modularity <div class="field-byline"> Michael Lalande </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Component complexities, management silos and legacy computer systems make the move to modular vehicle platforms a challenge. But there is a proven roadmap to follow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/accelerating-path-modularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry-voices/accelerating-path-modularity#comments Public Industry Voices World Auto Makers Management & Strategy World Auto Makers Product Development Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:00:00 +0000 1247761 at http://wardsauto.com Automakers' MPG Competition Carries Over to EV Range http://wardsauto.com/automakers-mpg-competition-carries-over-ev-range <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Major automakers including General Motors, Ford, Nissan and Volkswagen, want to beat EV frontrunner Tesla to the market with affordable vehicles capable of traveling up to 200 miles (322 km) between charges.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/automakers-mpg-competition-carries-over-ev-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Batteries Electric Vehicles Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:10:00 +0000 1247941 at http://wardsauto.com Renault-Nissan's Ghosn Sees 2015 Global Car Market Up 2% http://wardsauto.com/renault-nissans-ghosn-sees-2015-global-car-market-2 <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The CEO says during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that he's sticking with his earlier prediction that global car sales will increase 2% this year over 2014 levels.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/renault-nissans-ghosn-sees-2015-global-car-market-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Spain World Sales Results Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:55:00 +0000 1234461 at http://wardsauto.com World Vehicle Sales Show Solid Growth in January http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-show-solid-growth-january <div class="node-body article-body">North American deliveries climbed 13.5% to 1.4 million units, the largest year-over-year growth for the region since August 2013’s 14.9% increase.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-show-solid-growth-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/world/world-vehicle-sales-show-solid-growth-january#comments Public Gated Data Center World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Auto Makers Sales Results Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:02:00 +0000 1234091 at http://wardsauto.com FCA Issues Global Recall of 467,500 SUVs http://wardsauto.com/fca-issues-global-recall-467500-suvs <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The recall covers Dodge Durangos from the '11-'12 modeal years and '11 Jeep Grand Cherokee models with potentially defective fuel pumps.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/fca-issues-global-recall-467500-suvs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing World Safety Vehicles & Technology Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:49:00 +0000 1233921 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Starts Production of '15 Edge for Export From Canada http://wardsauto.com/ford-starts-production-15-edge-export-canada <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The automaker will export the SUV to more than 100 countries from its Oakville, ON, Canada, plant, where it invested C$700 million in retooling and expansion. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ford-starts-production-15-edge-export-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics North America Canada World Employment Trade Vehicle Assembly Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:01:00 +0000 1232841 at http://wardsauto.com Infiniti Needs New CUVs, Stat http://wardsauto.com/blog/infiniti-needs-new-cuvs-stat <div class="node-body blog-body">While large and performance cars are important to cast a halo over the Infiniti brand, it needs updated, compelling CUVs to really increase its sales and market presence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/final-inspection">Final Inspection</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/infiniti-needs-new-cuvs-stat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/infiniti-needs-new-cuvs-stat#comments Blog World Auto Makers Management & Strategy World Infiniti Management & Strategy Acura Audi Audi Q3 BMW X1 CUV EX FX GLK Infiniti Johan de Nysschen Lexus MDX Mercedes GLA Michael Bartsch QX50 QX70 RDX RX Final Inspection Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:07:00 +0000 1228941 at http://wardsauto.com Tech Developments Pushing Auto Industry, Bosch CEO Says http://wardsauto.com/tech-developments-pushing-auto-industry-bosch-ceo-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner says speculation that Apple will join Google in introducing highly automated cars benefits the auto industry by spurring innovation.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/tech-developments-pushing-auto-industry-bosch-ceo-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology World Autonomous Vehicles Electronics Future Products Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:56:00 +0000 1226871 at http://wardsauto.com