2013 http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/610971/more en The Little Engine That Couldn’t http://wardsauto.com/ward039s-10-best-engines/little-engine-couldn-t <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Ward's 10 Best Engines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One wonders why Mitsubishi stopped at the engine when loading up this car with impressive equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ward039s-10-best-engines/little-engine-couldn-t" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ward039s-10-best-engines/little-engine-couldn-t#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Engines North America U.S. Mitsubishi Ward's 10 Best Engines Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:19:00 +0000 919991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Judge Steve Finlay finds Mitsubishi Mirage engine wanting. </strong></p> For Subaru, Shared Values Outweigh Market Share http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/subaru-shared-values-outweigh-market-share <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A top executive says the automaker strives to set itself apart as best it can with the resources it has, rather than join the fray near the top of the automotive leader board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/subaru-shared-values-outweigh-market-share" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/subaru-shared-values-outweigh-market-share#comments Public Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific North America U.S. Japan Subaru 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Advertising Capacity Utilization Production Sales Results Dominick Infante Lafayette Michael McHale Tomohiko Ikeda Yasuyuki Yoshinaga Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:33:00 +0000 901441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Legacy concept hints at bid for wider market.</strong></p> Viper Staying in Chrysler’s Lineup http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/viper-staying-chrysler-s-lineup <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Production has scaled back, but Ralph Gilles says demand for the car remains strong. Dealer training across the U.S. is under way to enable buyers to custom-order cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/viper-staying-chrysler-s-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/viper-staying-chrysler-s-lineup#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. SRT 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Vehicles & Technology Anodized Carbon Chrysler Conner Avenue assembly plant Dodge Ralph Gilles SRT Viper GTS TA Time Attack Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:07:00 +0000 900011 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;14 SRT Viper on display at LA auto show features matte-finish anodized paint. </strong></p> Mercedes Launches ‛Biggest Product Offensive’ http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/mercedes-launches-biggest-product-offensive <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The effort will result in the launch of 30 new models over the next seven years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/mercedes-launches-biggest-product-offensive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/mercedes-launches-biggest-product-offensive#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mercedes 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Future Products Product Development Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:12:00 +0000 899861 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GLA45 AMG Concept drops big hint at upcoming model.</strong></p> Connectivity Focus of Audi’s New A3 Compact Sedans http://wardsauto.com/north-america/connectivity-focus-audi-s-new-a3-compact-sedans <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The lineup is anchored by the architecture of the new A3 sedan, which will be joined next year by an A3 Cabriolet, A3 TDI clean diesel, high-performance S3 sedan and, in early 2015, the A3 Sportback e-tron gasoline-electric hybrid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/connectivity-focus-audi-s-new-a3-compact-sedans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/connectivity-focus-audi-s-new-a3-compact-sedans#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Audi Sales & Marketing 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Diesel Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Internet Vehicles & Technology 4G LTE Scott Keogh Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:05:00 +0000 899851 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>A3 meant to shake up &lsquo;&lsquo;once-sleepy&rdquo; segment, Audi executive says.</strong></p> Porsche CUV Tiger Baring Teeth http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-cuv-tiger-baring-teeth <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Even Porsche’s most zealous fans could not have predicted the runaway success of the Cayenne, which arrived in 2002. The automaker expects the smaller, less-expensive Macan to be even more popular.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-cuv-tiger-baring-teeth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-cuv-tiger-baring-teeth#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Germany Porsche 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Turbocharger Vehicle Assembly Vehicle Interiors Audi Q5 Bernhard Maier cross/utility vehicle Leipzig Macan S Macan Turbo PDK dual-clutch transmission Porsche Macan SUV Torque Vectoring Plus twin-turbo V-6 VarioCam Plus Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:11:00 +0000 899161 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Porsche Macan shares architecture with Audi Q5 CUV.</strong></p> Porsche Macan at 2013 LA Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-macan-2013-la-auto-show-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Porsche uses the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to stage the worldwide debut of its new Macan cross/utility vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-macan-2013-la-auto-show-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/porsche-macan-2013-la-auto-show-0#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Germany Porsche 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Sales Results Turbocharger Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:10:00 +0000 899191 at http://wardsauto.com Key Debuts at 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/key-debuts-2013-los-angeles-auto-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">A selection of the cars and light trucks that debuted at this week's Los Angeles auto show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/key-debuts-2013-los-angeles-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/key-debuts-2013-los-angeles-auto-show#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Kia Subaru 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Future Products Fri, 22 Nov 2013 12:22:00 +0000 894991 at http://wardsauto.com Floor Shots: 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/floor-shots-2013-los-angeles-auto-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">A photo tour of this year's Los Angeles Auto Show. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/floor-shots-2013-los-angeles-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/floor-shots-2013-los-angeles-auto-show#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Audi Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler Infiniti Mazda Porsche Volkswagen 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Exterior Seats Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:24:00 +0000 898981 at http://wardsauto.com 4-Series Puts BMW Bragging Rights at Risk http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/4-series-puts-bmw-bragging-rights-risk <div class="field-deck"> 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 4-Series coupe is a new nameplate, which means WardsAuto will count it separately from the 3-Series. Subtracting coupe sales from the 3-Series tally will open the door to Mercedes’ C-Class becoming America’s best-selling luxury car.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/4-series-puts-bmw-bragging-rights-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/4-series-puts-bmw-bragging-rights-risk#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Germany BMW 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show Electric Vehicles Product Development Sales Results 3-Series BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo BMW i3 BMW i8 electric vehicle Ian Robertson Mercedes C-Class range extender X4 Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:05:00 +0000 898341 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>BMW board member Ian Robertson speaks at 4-Series convertible unveiling.</strong></p>