2013 North American International Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/612421/more en In Russia, Bo Andersson Still Knows Data http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/russia-bo-andersson-still-knows-data <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The former GM purchasing boss has spent three years turning GAZ upside down, winning new contracts, renovating plants, demanding better productivity and taking the company both out of and back into passenger-car assembly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/russia-bo-andersson-still-knows-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/russia-bo-andersson-still-knows-data#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers 2013 North America North America - Regional Russia GAZ General Motors Suppliers 2013 North American International Auto Show Restructuring Vehicle Assembly Bo Andersson Chevrolet Aveo Chrysler Sebring GAZ Group Nizhny Novgorod North American International Auto Show Skoda Yeti vehicle assembly Volga Siber VW Jetta Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:01:00 +0000 698051 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Bo Andersson, president and CEO of GAZ Group, visits Detroit auto show.</strong></p> Skoda Yeti Assembly at GAZ http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/skoda-yeti-assembly-gaz <div class="node-body gallery-body">VW and GAZ together have inested $250 million in preparing a plant in Nizhny Novgorod to produce Skoda Yeti, as well as two other VW models. VW paid a majority of the costs, 60%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/skoda-yeti-assembly-gaz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/skoda-yeti-assembly-gaz#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Europe 2013 North America - Regional Russia GAZ 2013 North American International Auto Show Restructuring Vehicle Assembly Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:00:00 +0000 698101 at http://wardsauto.com <p> VW set up training center for GAZ assembly employees.</p> Ford’s New North American Chief Vows Price Discipline http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/ford-s-new-north-american-chief-vows-price-discipline <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joe Hinrichs says he is confident the auto maker has the capacity to meet demand in the growing North American market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/ford-s-new-north-american-chief-vows-price-discipline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-amp-strategy/ford-s-new-north-american-chief-vows-price-discipline#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford 2013 North American International Auto Show Capacity Utilization Information & Entertainment Tue, 22 Jan 2013 11:02:00 +0000 694431 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Hinrichs takes over as president-The Americas after leading Ford&#39;s Asia/Pacific operations.</strong></p> 2013 NAIAS Concept Vehicles http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/2013-naias-concept-vehicles <div class="node-body gallery-body">Key concept vehicles from this year's NAIAS in Detroit. Vote for your favorite in our poll.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/2013-naias-concept-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/2013-naias-concept-vehicles#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers 2013 North American International Auto Show Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:21:00 +0000 696081 at http://wardsauto.com JCI Interior Bin Catches All http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jci-interior-bin-catches-all <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Attaching a plastic bin securely around the sides and rear of the floor console would prevent headaches for many drivers and eliminate the black hole where French fries, crumbs and spilled liquid often end up.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jci-interior-bin-catches-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jci-interior-bin-catches-all#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology 2013 North America China U.S. Auto Makers JCI 2013 North American International Auto Show Instrument Panel Interior Seats 2013 North American International Auto Show Bespoke Catch Bin China Han Hendriks Hongqi H7 Johnson Controls Red Flag Fri, 18 Jan 2013 15:53:00 +0000 695511 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Removable plastic trough in JCI&rsquo;s Bespoke interior concept.</strong></p> Gilles: Future 200 to Redefine Chrysler Design; Challenger Up for Changes http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/gilles-future-200-redefine-chrysler-design-challenger-changes <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chrysler’s chief designer says the redesigned 200 midsize sedan will be unlike anything the brand has produced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/gilles-future-200-redefine-chrysler-design-challenger-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/gilles-future-200-redefine-chrysler-design-challenger-changes#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Alfa Romeo Chrysler Dodge Jeep 2013 North American International Auto Show Exterior Future Products Interior Product Development Vehicles in Operation Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:15:00 +0000 693411 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>New 200 will reflect input from top Chrysler management, designer says.</strong></p> Chattanooga in Pole Position for CUV Program http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/chattanooga-pole-position-cuv-program <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Volkswagen officials say only that the CrossBlue would be built in the dollar zone, but the U.S. plant looks like an all-but lock to get the cross/utility vehicle if approved for production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/chattanooga-pole-position-cuv-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/chattanooga-pole-position-cuv-program#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Volkswagen 2013 North American International Auto Show Product Development Vehicle Assembly Vehicles & Technology Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:01:00 +0000 695271 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>CrossBlue could be readied for production in two years, VW says.</strong></p> Cayman, Macan, 918 Spyder Boost Porsche’s Confidence in 2013 http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/cayman-macan-918-spyder-boost-porsche-s-confidence-2013 <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Several new products in the pipeline, plus plans to boost the size of its dealer network, have Porsche’s CEO confident of continued U.S. growth in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/cayman-macan-918-spyder-boost-porsche-s-confidence-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/cayman-macan-918-spyder-boost-porsche-s-confidence-2013#comments Public World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America Mexico World Porsche Sales & Marketing 2013 North American International Auto Show Hybrid Vehicles Thu, 17 Jan 2013 14:42:00 +0000 694671 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Exotic 918 Spyder hits U.S. in late 2013.</strong></p> Denso Follows OEM Growth in North America http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-follows-oem-growth-north-america <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese supplier plans to invest more than $1 billion to expand in North America and add 2,000 new jobs. Expansion is coming in powertrain, thermal systems and electronics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-follows-oem-growth-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-follows-oem-growth-north-america#comments Public Plants & Production Suppliers North America North America - Regional Japan Denso 2013 North American International Auto Show Component Employment Globalization Athens Battle Creek Denso electronics Jack Helmboldt Maryville Terry Helgesen TN Thu, 17 Jan 2013 11:35:00 +0000 694101 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Denso Senior Vice President Terry Helgesen speaks at Detroit auto show press conference.</strong></p> Families, Women in Ram Brand’s Sights http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/families-women-ram-brand-s-sights <div class="field-deck"> 2013 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The auto maker has noticed an uptick in pickup customers with growing teens but wants to be careful not to tread into minivan territory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/families-women-ram-brand-s-sights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/families-women-ram-brand-s-sights#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ram 2013 North American International Auto Show Advertising Product Development Vehicles in Operation Vehicles & Technology Thu, 17 Jan 2013 11:03:00 +0000 693341 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Pickup customer base growing, Ram chief says.</strong></p>