Paris Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/71631/more en ASC to Partner With French Open-Air Roof Supplier http://wardsauto.com/ar/asc_partner_french <div class="field-byline"> William Diem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ASC is strong in North America with sunroofs and soft tops. Henri Heuliez Group is strong in Europe with retractable hardtops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/asc_partner_french" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/asc_partner_french#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Europe North America North America Europe Auto Makers Management & Strategy Paris Auto Show Fri, 06 Oct 2006 16:28:00 +0000 46041 at http://wardsauto.com Alfa Conducting U.S. Market Tests http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/alfa-conducting-us-market-tests <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 450-hp 8C Competizione will be sold through Maserati dealers in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/alfa-conducting-us-market-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/alfa-conducting-us-market-tests#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Alfa Romeo Auto Makers Dealerships Maserati Retail Sales & Marketing Paris Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Alfa Romeo Maserati Fri, 06 Oct 2006 15:58:00 +0000 38524 at http://wardsauto.com Audi Unveils 911 Competitor http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-unveils-911-competitor <div class="field-byline"> Mike Sutton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new 420-hp R8 sports car brings Audi's Le Mans-winning heritage to the road and a fight to Porsche's doorstep.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-unveils-911-competitor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-unveils-911-competitor#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe France Audi Auto Makers Porsche Sales & Marketing Paris Auto Show Product Development Vehicles & Technology Audi Porsche R8 Thu, 05 Oct 2006 12:47:00 +0000 10787 at http://wardsauto.com Revoz Readies for Twingo Production http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/revoz-readies-twingo-production <div class="field-byline"> Peter Homola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">About 60% of Twingo content will be sourced regionally; half of which will be manufactured in Slovenia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/revoz-readies-twingo-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/revoz-readies-twingo-production#comments Public News & Analysis Plants & Production Auto Makers Supply Chain Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe Auto Makers Renault Plants & Production Paris Auto Show Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology Renault Wed, 04 Oct 2006 14:26:00 +0000 38313 at http://wardsauto.com Saturn, Opel En Route to Complete Integration http://wardsauto.com/ar/saturn_opel_integration <div class="field-byline"> Alisa Priddle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“From now on, whenever we develop a vehicle, we have to make sure we can export it to the U.S., and vice versa,” says General Motors Europe President Carl-Peter Forster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/saturn_opel_integration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/saturn_opel_integration#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe Auto Makers General Motors Plants & Production Future Products Paris Auto Show Product Development Vehicles & Technology General Motors Wed, 04 Oct 2006 13:36:00 +0000 49584 at http://wardsauto.com Lutz In It for Long Haul http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-it-long-haul <div class="field-byline"> Alisa Priddle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Should he decide to call it quits at General Motors, "I would give six months' notice," Bob Lutz says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-it-long-haul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-it-long-haul#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers North America North America Auto Makers General Motors Management & Strategy Paris Auto Show Bob Lutz General Motors Tue, 03 Oct 2006 18:30:00 +0000 20381 at http://wardsauto.com September U.S. Sales Decline Heralds Stormy 2007, Hallmark Warns http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/september-us-sales-decline-heralds-stormy-2007-hallmark-warns <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VW hopes aggressive pricing and a new Beetle marketing campaign will help it maintain momentum heading into 2008.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/september-us-sales-decline-heralds-stormy-2007-hallmark-warns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/september-us-sales-decline-heralds-stormy-2007-hallmark-warns#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Volkswagen Sales & Marketing Future Products Paris Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Mon, 02 Oct 2006 18:13:00 +0000 33156 at http://wardsauto.com Smart Gets Juiced http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/smart-gets-juiced <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leading up to the debut of the next-generation ForTwo, Smart will continue trading on its cult status.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/smart-gets-juiced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/smart-gets-juiced#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Dealers Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe Auto Makers Dealerships Smart Retail Sales & Marketing Future Products Paris Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Dieter Zetsche Smart Fri, 29 Sep 2006 16:38:00 +0000 14046 at http://wardsauto.com Ghosn Urges Renault Customers to Wait for Next Year http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ghosn-urges-renault-customers-wait-next-year <div class="field-byline"> William Diem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The French auto maker's new CEO in February promised 26 new products from Renault by 2009.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ghosn-urges-renault-customers-wait-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ghosn-urges-renault-customers-wait-next-year#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe Auto Makers Citroen Dacia Peugeot Renault Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Future Products Paris Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Carlos Ghosn Dacia Renault Fri, 29 Sep 2006 16:22:00 +0000 8712 at http://wardsauto.com Reporter’s Notebook: Riding the Rail http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-s-notebook-riding-rail <div class="field-byline"> Ward&#039;s Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ward's writers pass along the buzz at the Paris Auto Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-s-notebook-riding-rail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-s-notebook-riding-rail#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe Auto Makers Ford Management & Strategy Paris Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Dieter Zetsche Ford Fri, 29 Sep 2006 15:45:00 +0000 25343 at http://wardsauto.com