Michigan’s governor says his background in the computer industry makes him the perfect point man – and an enthusiastic salesman – for the state’s effort to stake out ground in the new-mobility sector....More
While the Dieselgate emissions scandal continues to make headlines, the automaker says it is focused on rebuilding its relationship with U.S. customers via a new line of CUV models and push into electrification....More
Ford engineers a significant makeover of its best-selling F-150 pickup for the ’18 model year, updating engines, adding technology and restyling front and rear. A diesel engine is coming in spring 2018, Ford says....More
The Q8, displayed as a concept at the 2017 NAIAS, represents Audi’s fourth utility vehicle, following the Q3, Q5 and Q7. The Q5 is Audi’s best-selling vehicle in the U.S. in 2016 (43,272 units), accounting for a quarter of all sales....More
Nissan gives no information on when, or if, any of the concept’s design features will arrive. However, the car roughly is the same length as the Altima midsize sedan, which is due to be redesigned next year....More
Michigan lawmakers visiting Detroit Three auto show stands here reiterate Barra remarks. “Good business decisions are done over time and not in a tweet,” U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow tells WardsAuto....More
The second-generation Tiguan arrives after its larger sibling, the 3-row Atlas CUV, which also shares VW’s MQB modular architecture. With both vehicles arriving as CUV demand remains robust, the automaker is proclaiming 2017 the “year of the #SUVW.”...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.