Chicago Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/71201/more en Supercharger Too Pricey for Many Scion Owners http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supercharger-too-pricey-many-scion-owners <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At $3,200, not including installation, the horsepower booster is out of reach of the youth brand’s buyers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supercharger-too-pricey-many-scion-owners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/supercharger-too-pricey-many-scion-owners#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Scion Toyota Sales & Marketing Chicago Auto Show Exterior Vehicles & Technology Mark Templin Scion Toyota Mon, 12 Feb 2007 20:03:00 +0000 13924 at http://wardsauto.com Dodge Continues Charge Into Chassis Cab Segment http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/dodge-continues-charge-chassis-cab-segment <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New Class 4 and 5 trucks make use of breakthrough 6.7L Cummins diesel I-6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/dodge-continues-charge-chassis-cab-segment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/dodge-continues-charge-chassis-cab-segment#comments Public News & Analysis Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Chassis Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Fri, 09 Feb 2007 19:17:00 +0000 24912 at http://wardsauto.com Kia Mulls SX Versions Across Lineup http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-mulls-sx-versions-across-lineup <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kia currently offers SX versions of the Optima and Spectra, and those variants account for about 10%-15% of each model’s mix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-mulls-sx-versions-across-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-mulls-sx-versions-across-lineup#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Kia Management & Strategy Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Chicago Auto Show Kia Fri, 09 Feb 2007 16:57:00 +0000 32368 at http://wardsauto.com Press Says Leaked Document Much Ado About Nothing http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/press-says-leaked-document-much-ado-about-nothing <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg and Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Detroit Free Press report says Toyota projects a $900 million increase in U.S. manufacturing compensation by 2011 and is working to trim that figure by a third.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/press-says-leaked-document-much-ado-about-nothing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/press-says-leaked-document-much-ado-about-nothing#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific North America North America Asia Pacific Auto Makers Toyota Management & Strategy Chicago Auto Show Chicago Auto Show Toyota Fri, 09 Feb 2007 16:45:00 +0000 34454 at http://wardsauto.com G8's Mission: Appeal to Enthusiasts, Import Intenders http://wardsauto.com/ar/g8_appeal_import <div class="field-byline"> Scott Anderson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Both the rear-wheel-drive Dodge Charger and Acura’s TL sedan will be in G8’s sights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/g8_appeal_import" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/g8_appeal_import#comments Public News & Analysis Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology North America North America Asia Pacific Auto Makers General Motors Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Bob Lutz General Motors Fri, 09 Feb 2007 14:24:00 +0000 46727 at http://wardsauto.com Porsche Cayman Cannibalizing Boxster Sales http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/porsche-cayman-cannibalizing-boxster-sales <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Both the Boxster and the Cayman experienced significant sales declines in January, Ward’s data shows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/porsche-cayman-cannibalizing-boxster-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/porsche-cayman-cannibalizing-boxster-sales#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Porsche Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Chicago Auto Show Porsche Porsche Cayenne Thu, 08 Feb 2007 20:35:00 +0000 23344 at http://wardsauto.com Nissan Won't Squeeze V-8 Into Frontier http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-wont-squeeze-v-8-frontier <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The auto maker doesn’t want to go head-to-head with the Dodge Dakota and Mitsubishi Raider with a V-8 compact pickup, an official says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-wont-squeeze-v-8-frontier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-wont-squeeze-v-8-frontier#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Nissan Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Chicago Auto Show Nissan Pathfinder Thu, 08 Feb 2007 20:07:00 +0000 5118 at http://wardsauto.com Scion xA Could Make Comeback http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/scion-xa-could-make-comeback <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The No.1 customer complaint was the old xA and xB were not powerful enough.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/scion-xa-could-make-comeback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/scion-xa-could-make-comeback#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Toyota Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Mark Templin Toyota Thu, 08 Feb 2007 20:03:00 +0000 25565 at http://wardsauto.com BMW Pleased With Alpina B7's Sales Pace http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-pleased-alpina-b7s-sales-pace <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 500-hp Alpina B7 has been on sale in the U.S. since early January, with orders exceeding 200 units.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-pleased-alpina-b7s-sales-pace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-pleased-alpina-b7s-sales-pace#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers BMW Sales & Marketing Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology BMW Chicago Auto Show Thu, 08 Feb 2007 17:43:00 +0000 22650 at http://wardsauto.com VW to Promote R32 Return With SCCA GTI Cup Races http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/vw-promote-r32-return-scca-gti-cup-races <div class="field-byline"> Byron Pope </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VW will offer financial support for VW competitors, while the SCCA-sanctioned GTI Cup series will provide VW owners an entree into racing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/vw-promote-r32-return-scca-gti-cup-races" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/vw-promote-r32-return-scca-gti-cup-races#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Volkswagen Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Chicago Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Thu, 08 Feb 2007 17:33:00 +0000 23501 at http://wardsauto.com