Some Volkswagen officials have called for Marchionne to resign his position as head of the trade group after disputes surrounding overcapacity issues and pricing in Europe intensified friction between the two camps....More
Chevrolet regional sales chief Susan Docherty believes GM has a “brand footprint that makes sense” in Europe. “Our brand portfolio is Opel/Vauxhall, Chevrolet and Cadillac, and each brand has to have distinct positioning.”...More
The government has leaked information about the next level of support it plans to give EV buyers, which is expected to be announced at this week’s Paris auto show, including financial aid for installing private recharging posts....More
Today's F&I manager must possess great selling skills while also knowing how to comply with a slew of regulations. Join our WardsAuto F&I 150 webinar as we examine how you can thrive AND comply in the world of F&I.
Our speaker panel includes: George Glassman of the Glassman Automotive Group; Michael Schwartz of Galpin VW; and Gil Van Over of gvo3 & Associates....More
Without 2-step variable valve lift, the ’15 version of the Pentastar always operated in high-lift mode, consuming more fuel. FCA says the new system results in less overall pumping work, singlehandedly accounting for a fuel-economy gain of up to 2.7%....More
Drivers may hear the self-cleaning taking place during a hot idle, and the process could last from 10 seconds to as long as 10 minutes, depending on driving patterns and the amount of build-up on the injectors....More