Chrysler http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53564/more en UAW Chief Pledges to Narrow 2-Tier Wage Gap http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uaw-chief-pledges-narrow-2-tier-wage-gap <div class="node-body article-body">Dennis Williams does not seem convinced complete wage parity will occur, as he talks about “bridging” the gap between the two levels and stresses that the automakers must continue to be successful.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uaw-chief-pledges-narrow-2-tier-wage-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/uaw-chief-pledges-narrow-2-tier-wage-gap#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America U.S. Chrysler Ford General Motors Nissan Toyota Labor & Human Resources Trade United Auto Workers (UAW) 2-tier wage Bob King Dennis Williams Trans Pacific Partnership Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:00:00 +0000 1182061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>UAW President Williams speaks to journalists at Solidarity House. </strong></p> Luxury Automakers Not Discouraged by India Slump http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/luxury-automakers-not-discouraged-india-slump <div class="node-body article-body">Luxury-segment sales are expected to grow from about 32,000 units in 2013 to nearly 50,000 this year, according to IHS Automotive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/luxury-automakers-not-discouraged-india-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/luxury-automakers-not-discouraged-india-slump#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific India Audi Bentley Jeep Rolls Royce Production Sales Results Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:10:00 +0000 1171901 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Audi A3 opens door to luxury market.</strong></p> Variety Distinguishes 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/variety-distinguishes-2015-ward-s-10-best-engines <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WardsAuto editors evaluated 37 all-new or improved powertrains before settling on the winners: two V-8s, a diesel V-6, three 4-cyl. turbos, two 3-cyl. turbos, a battery-electric vehicle and a hydrogen-powered fuel cell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/variety-distinguishes-2015-ward-s-10-best-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/variety-distinguishes-2015-ward-s-10-best-engines#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Ward's 10 Best Engines North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Sweden United Kingdom BMW Chevrolet Dodge Ford Hyundai Mini Ram Subaru Volkswagen Volvo Car Automatic Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Diesel Electric Vehicles Emissions Flex-Fuel Vehicles Fuel Economy Fuel-Cell Vehicles Future Products Gasoline Li-ion Manual Product Development Supercharger Turbocharger 2.0L turbo 4-cyl. engine 6.2L LT1 V-8 BMW i3 Chevrolet Corvette Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Ford Fiesta EcoBoost hydrogen fuel cell Hyundai Tucson FCV range extender Volvo T5 Drive-E Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:30:00 +0000 1175021 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>2015 <em>Ward&rsquo;s 10 Best Engines</em> winners will receive trophies at ceremony during Detroit auto show.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines Winners http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">The 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines were chosen from a field of 37 nominees, including the 10 returning winners and 27 all-new or re-engineered powertrains and propulsion systems available in the U.S. for under $60,000. The winners consist of two V-8s, a diesel V-6, three 4-cyl. turbos, two 2-cyl. turbos, an electric vehicle and a hydrogen-powered fuel cell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-winners#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Ward's 10 Best Engines North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany BMW Chevrolet Dodge Ford Hyundai Mini Ram Subaru Volkswagen Volvo Car Diesel Electric Vehicles Fuel Economy Fuel-Cell Vehicles Gasoline Product Development Supercharger Turbocharger Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:29:00 +0000 1175431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Display in Hyundai Tucson Fuel-Cell Vehicle shows 228 miles (367 km) of range.</strong></p> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines Roundtable - Part Three http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-three <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several muscle engine vehicles vying for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines honors. Vehicles discussed include: Audi S5, Mercedes C-Class, Hyundai Genesis, Dodge Challenger, Chevy Corvette. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-three#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Test Drives Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. Audi Chevrolet Dodge Hyundai Mercedes Engines Test Drives Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:57:00 +0000 1172631 at http://wardsauto.com 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines Roundtable - Part Two http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-two <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several diesel vehicles vying for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines honors. Vehicles discussed include: BMW X5, Cruze Diesel, Ram 1500, Ford Transit, Volkswagen Golf TDI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-two" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/2015-wards-10-best-engines-roundtable-part-two#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Test Drives Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. BMW Chevrolet Ford Ram Volkswagen Gasoline Test Drives Mon, 08 Dec 2014 13:09:00 +0000 1172231 at http://wardsauto.com Ram 1500 Laramie Test Drive for Ward's 10 Best Engines of 2015 http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/ram-1500-laramie-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">The Ram 1500 Laramie, driven by editor Byron Pope, 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/diesel-resource-center/ram-1500-laramie-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/ram-1500-laramie-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Test Drives Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. Ram Diesel Test Drives Wed, 03 Dec 2014 18:48:00 +0000 1170951 at http://wardsauto.com November Result Pushes Oz Sales Past 1 Million Mark http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries says it expects the full-year result to top 1.1 million units, possibly breaking the record 1,136,227 deliveries set in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Holden Hyundai Jeep Mazda Mitsubishi Toyota Sales Results Wed, 03 Dec 2014 18:00:00 +0000 1171091 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mazda3 tops 2013 sales leader Toyota Corolla in November.</strong></p> Ward's 10 Best Engines Briefings With OEMs http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/wards-10-best-engines-briefings-oems <div class="node-body gallery-body">WardsAuto editors met recently with four automakers to discuss their entries in the 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines competition. The meetings with Chrysler, Ford, General Motors and Hyundai are helpful as the editors gather information about new technologies and discuss driving impressions with automaker engineers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/wards-10-best-engines-briefings-oems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/wards-10-best-engines-briefings-oems#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Engines North America North America - Regional U.S. South Korea Chrysler Ford General Motors Hyundai Diesel Electric Vehicles Emissions Engines Flex-Fuel Vehicles Fuel Economy Fuel-Cell Vehicles Future Products Gasoline Product Development Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:31:00 +0000 1170201 at http://wardsauto.com <p>Ford engineers Pete Pandolfi and Scott Makowski talk with WardsAuto&#39;s Drew Winter.</p> Cherokee, Ram Pickup, 200 Sedan Among Drivers for Chrysler in November http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cherokee-ram-pickup-200-sedan-among-drivers-chrysler-november <div class="node-body article-body">The revamped Chrysler 200 midsize sedan appears to be catching on with buyers, as sales jumped 164.9% daily to 14,317 units, marking the car’s best November ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cherokee-ram-pickup-200-sedan-among-drivers-chrysler-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cherokee-ram-pickup-200-sedan-among-drivers-chrysler-november#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Chrysler Sales Results Tue, 02 Dec 2014 14:52:00 +0000 1169811 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Cherokee led way for Jeep brand in month.</strong></p>