Where vehicle-exhaust systems used to account for only 16% of Faurecia sales, they now jump to 35% as a result of the acquisition. As emissions rules get tougher, sales could reach 40% of the company total....More
The executive director of the European suppliers organization CLEPA says 12 million European jobs are linked to the auto industry, and the precipitous drop in vehicle production means “millions of jobs will be lost.”...More
The new 2.0L and 2.5L engines represent the first time Porsche, which has a rich legacy of horizontally opposed piston engines, has developed one that combines turbocharging and only four cylinders....More
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.
In a Q&A, Jerry Mullinax, whose father is the father of 1-price selling, tells how he makes it work today, why he’s stayed strictly with Ford all these years and what makes people trust a dealership....More