Industry http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/660881/more en Novelis Breaks Ground on Kentucky Aluminum Plant http://wardsauto.com/industry/novelis-breaks-ground-kentucky-aluminum-plant <div class="node-body article-body">The facility will include heat treatment and pretreatment lines, which prepare aluminum for use in vehicle parts such as body-in-white, hoods, doors, lift gates and fenders.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/novelis-breaks-ground-kentucky-aluminum-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/novelis-breaks-ground-kentucky-aluminum-plant#comments Public Industry Tue, 22 May 2018 09:45:00 +0000 2391151 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Rolled automotive aluminum at Novelis&nbsp;plant in Oswego, NY.</strong></p> UAW, Other Unions on Same Page With Trump on Tariffs http://wardsauto.com/industry/uaw-other-unions-same-page-trump-tariffs <div class="node-body article-body">The UAW is maintaining its hardline position that NAFTA needs a complete overhaul, even though any political credit among blue-collar voters for doing so is likely to go to President Donald Trump, whose administration is decidedly anti-union on other key issues. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/uaw-other-unions-same-page-trump-tariffs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/uaw-other-unions-same-page-trump-tariffs#comments Public Industry Tue, 22 May 2018 09:30:00 +0000 2398481 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>UAW President Williams says automakers should raise Mexican workers&#39; wages.</strong></p> Autoline Daily http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily <div class="node-body video-body">Performance Tesla Model 3 Details; Solid-State Batteries Decade Away? FCA in Diesel Emissions Hot Water</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/autoline-daily#comments Public Industry Dealer Mon, 21 May 2018 15:55:00 +0000 830251 at http://wardsauto.com <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="paddings-wrapper"> <tbody> <tr class="paddings-wrapper__bottom_tr"> </tr> <tr> <td> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="article-main__content-table"> <tbody> <tr> <td class="article-main__portrait-body"> <p class="article-main__readmore">&nbsp;</p> <p class="article-main__source">&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> <td class="paddings-wrapper__right_td" width="20">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr class="paddings-wrapper__bottom_tr"> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Canadian Businessman Buys 10% Stake in McLaren http://wardsauto.com/canadian-businessman-buys-10-stake-mclaren <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Michael Latifi is investing £204 million in McLare Group, which comprises the McLaren Automotive sports car business, McLaren Racing and McLaren Applied Technologies.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/canadian-businessman-buys-10-stake-mclaren" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Industry Mon, 21 May 2018 14:09:00 +0000 2398441 at http://wardsauto.com German Regulators Seek Recall of 60,000 Porsche SUVs http://wardsauto.com/german-regulators-seek-recall-60000-porsche-suvs <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">KBA, the country's automotive regulator, says it has asked the sports car maker to recall diesel-powered Macan and Cayenne SUVs reportedly equipped with so-called defeat devices that can reduce emissions in laboratory tests.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/german-regulators-seek-recall-60000-porsche-suvs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Industry Fri, 18 May 2018 10:12:00 +0000 2393261 at http://wardsauto.com UPDATE 2-Volkswagen's biggest brand to by-pass Paris auto show http://wardsauto.com/update-2-volkswagens-biggest-brand-pass-paris-auto-show <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>* VW brand to skip Oct 2-3 Paris auto show</p> <p>* Audi, Porsche, Skoda, Seat still due to attend</p> <p>* VW group may spend 50 mln euros on Paris show -analyst</p> <p>* 2020 Paris show to be assessed in due course -VW (Adds comments from Paris show chief)</p> <p>By Andreas Cremer</p> <p>BERLIN/PARIS, May 17 (Reuters) - Volkswagen will not display its core brand at the Paris motor show this year, the latest and most prominent carmaker to swerve the biennial industry gathering.</p></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/update-2-volkswagens-biggest-brand-pass-paris-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Industry Thu, 17 May 2018 11:24:20 +0000 2389841 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota Leads Latest Most-Seen Auto Ads Ranking http://wardsauto.com/industry/toyota-leads-latest-most-seen-auto-ads-ranking-0 <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first-place ad for the week of May 7 proclaims “Summer starts here!” – that is, at Toyota dealerships where customers can get interest-free financing for 60 months on an ’18 Highlander.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/toyota-leads-latest-most-seen-auto-ads-ranking-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/toyota-leads-latest-most-seen-auto-ads-ranking-0#comments Public Industry Thu, 17 May 2018 09:30:00 +0000 2386971 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong style="font-family: Arial, &quot;Helvetica Neue&quot;, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11px; background-color: rgb(227, 227, 226);">Toyota invites viewers to get jump on summer fun.</strong></p> Lock-Systems Specialist Kiekert Expands Production http://wardsauto.com/industry/lock-systems-specialist-kiekert-expands-production <div class="node-body article-body">The expansion is part of a $3 million investment in the supplier’s operations in Wixom, MI.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/lock-systems-specialist-kiekert-expands-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/lock-systems-specialist-kiekert-expands-production#comments Public Industry Wed, 16 May 2018 09:30:00 +0000 2369841 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Supplier says new facility will double U.S. production of latch modules.</strong></p> IPO Won't Affect Volvo Electrification, Automation, CEO Says http://wardsauto.com/ipo-wont-affect-volvo-electrification-automation-ceo-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Hakan Samuelsson says the Swedish automaker will continue development of electrified and autonomous vehicles regardless of a possible initial public offering supported by Chinese owner Zhejiang Geely.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ipo-wont-affect-volvo-electrification-automation-ceo-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Industry Wed, 16 May 2018 08:39:00 +0000 2385251 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota Voluntarily Recalling Lexus, Toyota Cars in Russia http://wardsauto.com/toyota-voluntarily-recalling-lexus-toyota-cars-russia <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Russian regulators say the Japanese automaker is recalling 7,638 Lexus and Toyota cars sold from June 2015 to September 2016 because of a microchip defect that could cause an airbag malfunction. </div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/toyota-voluntarily-recalling-lexus-toyota-cars-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Industry Wed, 16 May 2018 08:18:00 +0000 2385051 at http://wardsauto.com