Nissan http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53626/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105 <div class="node-body article-body">Consortium to forge closer ties between OEMs, suppliers; LEDs at heart of Hella headlamp system in Audi A8; JLR calls on Bosch to devise smartphone-vehicle interface; juicy offer from Nissan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional Mexico U.S. Audi Bosch Faurecia Ford Hella Jaguar Jeep Land Rover Magna Nissan Volkswagen Body Capacity Utilization Charging Exterior Globalization Headlamps Incentives Information & Entertainment OE-Supplier Relations SAE International Seats Thermoplastic Olefin (TPO) Vehicle Assembly Automotive Material Intelligence Consortium Flextronics Haartz Key Safety Systems Macedonia Recaro Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:50:00 +0000 998421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Recyclable Magna liftgate has paintable outer panel.</strong></p> You’ll Either Love or Hate New Nissan Murano, Exec Says http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/you-ll-either-love-or-hate-new-nissan-murano-exec-says <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Third-generation CUV sports design features that will migrate to other Nissan vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/you-ll-either-love-or-hate-new-nissan-murano-exec-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/you-ll-either-love-or-hate-new-nissan-murano-exec-says#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Nissan 2014 New York International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:25:00 +0000 997741 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Murano features V-motion front end, floating roof.</strong></p> BMW on Oz Subsidies for EV: It Doesn’t Hurt to Ask http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask <div class="node-body article-body">Even if BMW is denied government help in lowering the i3’s price, the automaker believes the car will succeed because it will be available both as an all-electric vehicle and as an EV with a range extender.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask#comments Premium Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Australia BMW Ford Holden Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Electric Vehicles Finance Incentives Restructuring Trade Phil Horton Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:49:00 +0000 996321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Government mum on automaker&rsquo;s bid for help cutting EV&rsquo;s ‟premium price.&rdquo;</strong></p> Infiniti Refreshes Biggest Models http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Q70 adds a new long-wheelbase variant with 5.9 ins. more rear legroom, while the QX80 sees changes to its interior wood trims.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/infiniti-refreshes-biggest-models#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Infiniti 2014 New York International Auto Show Future Products Cadillac Escalade hybrid Infiniti M New York auto show Q70 QX56 QX80 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:01:00 +0000 995601 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Infiniti QX80.</strong></p> Nissan Details New Murano Ahead of New York Debut http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut <div class="field-deck"> 2014 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese automaker's midsize CUV is all-new for '15, getting longer, lower, wider and more aerodynamic, but keeping its 260-hp 3.5L V-6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/nissan-details-new-murano-ahead-new-york-debut#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Nissan 2014 New York International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology CUV Ford Edge Murano New York auto show Nissan Pierre Loing Shiro Nakamura Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:53:00 +0000 995111 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Nissan Murano.</strong></p> Silicon Valley, Auto Industry Must Build Bridge, Experts Say http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/silicon-valley-auto-industry-must-build-bridge-experts-say <div class="field-deck"> 2014 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Silicon Valley and the auto industry have much to learn from one another, but there are differences between the two industries that must be overcome.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/silicon-valley-auto-industry-must-build-bridge-experts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/silicon-valley-auto-industry-must-build-bridge-experts-say#comments Public Auto Makers Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology U.S. Delphi Hyundai Nissan 2014 SAE World Congress Information & Entertainment Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:45:00 +0000 991651 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>NVIDIA executive Rob Csongor predicts vehicles will become rolling supercomputers with advanced features.</strong></p> Russian LV Sales Comeback No Sure Bet, Industry Says http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/russian-lv-sales-comeback-no-sure-bet-industry-says <div class="node-body article-body">The pace of declining sales again slowed in March, but automakers’ spokesman Joerg Schreiber says the recovery may have reflected ‟one-time effects” that could curtail second-quarter demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/russian-lv-sales-comeback-no-sure-bet-industry-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/russian-lv-sales-comeback-no-sure-bet-industry-says#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Russia Hyundai Kia Lada Nissan Renault Volkswagen Sales Results Association of European Businesses Automobile Manufacturers Committee Joerg Schreiber Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:10:00 +0000 991191 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Almera climbing sales charts but AvtoVAZ-Renault-Nissan Alliance saw market-share lead slip in March.</strong></p> 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Roundtable - Part Four http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-four <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several vehicles vying for 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors honors. Vehicles discussed include: BMW X5 and Nissan Rogue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-four" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-four#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. BMW Nissan Interior Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:49:00 +0000 989531 at http://wardsauto.com Luxury Entries Overwhelming Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Field http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-entries-overwhelming-ward-s-10-best-interiors-field <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than half of the 41 vehicles being evaluated in this year’s competition are from premium brands or those aspiring to be. Winners will be announced next week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-entries-overwhelming-ward-s-10-best-interiors-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-entries-overwhelming-ward-s-10-best-interiors-field#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy United Kingdom Acura BMW Chrysler Fiat General Motors Hyundai Mazda Mercedes Nissan Toyota Volkswagen 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Carbon Fiber Collision Avoidance Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Audi SQ5 Bentley Flying Spur BMW M235i BMW X5 Cadillac CTS Vsport Cadillac ELR Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Chrysler 200 Kia K900 Maserati Ghibli Mazda3 Mercedes-Benz S550 Rolls-Royce Wraith Toyota Highlander Toyota Tundra Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:22:00 +0000 985881 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>BMW&rsquo;s all-new X5.</strong></p> 2014 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Nominees http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees <div class="node-body gallery-body">Contenders in 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors run the gamut, from compacts such as Mazda3 and Nissan Versa Note to high-end luxury cars such as Mercedes S550 and Rolls-Royce Wraith. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy United Kingdom Acura BMW Chrysler Fiat General Motors Hyundai Mazda Mercedes Nissan Toyota Volkswagen 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Carbon Fiber Collision Avoidance Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:21:00 +0000 986181 at http://wardsauto.com