Not only is it unfair to ask cash-strapped dealers to invest in Taj Mahal-like facilities, but buying trends indicate consumers prefer to do most of their car-shopping online, author Dale Pollak says....More
Faculty sometimes have different priorities than practicing engineers, and industry hasn’t always been supportive. But those educational barriers are beginning to come down, says one engineering professor....More
Even as auto makers migrate to lower-cost regions to cut cost and court growing economies, fear and loathing still stalk the international industry, with sales momentum gained in the year’s first six months now stalling....More
The central government’s concern about looming overcapacity is creating a furor among domestic auto makers currently reaping the whirlwind, while world markets worry the overflow of vehicles will be dumped on them, sparking trade wars....More
Last year, Hyundai was the first automaker in the world to sell a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Hyundai Vice Chairman Woong-chul Yang makes it clear the automaker plans to be a trailblazer in hybrids as well as fuel cells....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.