General Motors http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53596/more en Australia Senate Vows to Block Auto Industry Aid Cuts http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts <div class="node-body article-body">Supporters of the existing federal-aid program say slashing assistance will scuttle any chance for the industry to diversify after GM Holden, Ford and Toyota end local manufacturing by the end of 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/australia-senate-vows-block-auto-industry-aid-cuts#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Australia Ford Holden Toyota Politics Finance Production Restructuring Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:25:00 +0000 1167431 at http://wardsauto.com Indian Road-Safety Proposals Get Automaker Pushback http://wardsauto.com/politics/indian-road-safety-proposals-get-automaker-pushback <div class="node-body article-body">Automakers object most strongly to a rule that would require the recall of a vehicle if 100 customers complain of any defect that could harm a driver, passenger or pedestrian.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/indian-road-safety-proposals-get-automaker-pushback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/indian-road-safety-proposals-get-automaker-pushback#comments Premium Auto Makers Politics Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology India General Motors Honda Mahindra & Mahindra Maruti Toyota Laws/Law Enforcement Safety Vehicles & Technology Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:38:00 +0000 1166861 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Bills aim to reduce India&rsquo;s annual traffic-death toll of 150,000.</strong></p> Cadillac: Product, Other Fixes Coming; Patience Required http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/cadillac-product-other-fixes-coming-patience-required <div class="node-body article-body">Chief Johan de Nysschen is looking to lead Cadillac out of a “no-man’s” land, where its vehicles are priced too high for legacy customers and the brand lacks the equity required to conquest Mercedes and BMW buyers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/cadillac-product-other-fixes-coming-patience-required" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/cadillac-product-other-fixes-coming-patience-required#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Cadillac Sales & Marketing Dealership Management Hybrid Vehicles Product Development Vehicle Assembly Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:04:00 +0000 1166331 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>De Nysschen: &ldquo;Magnificent product&hellip;comes with a cost premium.&rdquo;</strong></p> Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles Next Chip in CO2 Credit Game http://wardsauto.com/politics/hydrogen-fuel-cell-vehicles-next-chip-co2-credit-game <div class="node-body article-body">In 2017, California’s emissions rules will change and FCVs will carry the traveling credits automakers use to remain 50-state compliant. The rule change could lead to a shift in OEM capital investment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/hydrogen-fuel-cell-vehicles-next-chip-co2-credit-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/hydrogen-fuel-cell-vehicles-next-chip-co2-credit-game#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. BMW Daimler General Motors Honda Hyundai Tesla Toyota Politics California Air Resources Board (CARB) Electric Vehicles Emissions Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Fuel-Cell Vehicles Laws/Law Enforcement Bill Fay Bob Lee CARB fuel cell electric vehicles John Juriga Natural Resources Defense Council Roland Hwang Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:11:00 +0000 1165371 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Former GM Vice </strong><strong>Chairman Steve Girsky and Honda </strong><strong>Executiv</strong><strong>e Vice President Tetsuo Iwamura </strong><strong>announce FCEV partnership in July 2013.</strong></p> European Auto Sales Up 6.1% in October, 6.5% on Year http://wardsauto.com/europe/european-auto-sales-61-october-65-year <div class="node-body article-body">Every group but General Motors and Honda has sold more cars this year than last year at the same time, and in October only GM, Honda and Suzuki were down.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/european-auto-sales-61-october-65-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/european-auto-sales-61-october-65-year#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Europe - Regional General Motors Honda Mitsubishi Renault Suzuki Sales Results Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:30:00 +0000 1162391 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi spearheads Japanese penetration of European market.</strong></p> Chevrolet Cruze Test Drive for Ward's 10 Best Engines of 2015 http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/chevrolet-cruze-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">The Chevrolet Cruze 2.0L 4-cyl. turbodiesel, driven by editor James Amend, 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/wards-10-best-engines/chevrolet-cruze-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/chevrolet-cruze-test-drive-wards-10-best-engines-2015#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Test Drives Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. Chevrolet Diesel Test Drives Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:12:00 +0000 1163031 at http://wardsauto.com Thailand Motor Expo Exhibitors Thinking Positive http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-motor-expo-exhibitors-thinking-positive <div class="node-body article-body">Organizer Kwanchai Paphatphong predicts the last big buying event of the year will generate sales of 45,000 to 50,000 vehicles, up from 41,000 in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-motor-expo-exhibitors-thinking-positive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-motor-expo-exhibitors-thinking-positive#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Chevrolet Ford Toyota Sales & Marketing Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:45:00 +0000 1162401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Vios among top sellers for market leader Toyota.</strong></p> GM Korea Driving Career Opportunities for Women http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/gm-korea-driving-career-opportunities-women <div class="node-body article-body">GM Korea’s oasis of equality is showing the rest of the country a more enlightened way, communications director Jina Hwang says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/gm-korea-driving-career-opportunities-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/gm-korea-driving-career-opportunities-women#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific South Korea General Motors Labor & Human Resources Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:15:00 +0000 1163441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM Korea CEO Sergio Rocha led 2013 women&rsquo;s issues conference.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> GM Says Consumers to Decide Future of Chevy Colorado ZR2 http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/gm-says-consumers-decide-future-chevy-colorado-zr2 <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GM says it will study public reaction to the concept before deciding whether the Colorado ZR2 could be added to the Chevy stable, but it would appear a likely candidate to expand the midsize pickup line down the road.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/gm-says-consumers-decide-future-chevy-colorado-zr2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/gm-says-consumers-decide-future-chevy-colorado-zr2#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center North America U.S. Chevrolet 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show Diesel Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:53:00 +0000 1163771 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><b>Aggressive styling, powerful diesel mark Colorado ZR2.</b><o:p></o:p></p> Chevy Colorado ZR2 Concept Hint of Possible Off-Roader http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/chevy-colorado-zr2-concept-hint-possible-roader <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The pickup boasts a stance 4.0 ins. wider than a production Colorado Z71 for better stability, and exhibits the 2.8L 4-cyl. Duramax turbodiesel engine coming to the Colorado and GMC Canyon next year</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/chevy-colorado-zr2-concept-hint-possible-roader" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/chevy-colorado-zr2-concept-hint-possible-roader#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Chevrolet Future Products Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 1163371 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Chevy Colorado ZR2 concept.</strong></p>