CHICAGO – Ferrari North America Inc., which is celebrating its 50th anniversary in the U.S., expects its recently created certified pre-owned program to sell 1,300 qualified used Ferraris in 2004....More
CHICAGO – In the wake of slower-than-expected sales for the Mitsubishi Endeavor cross/utility vehicle, Mitsubishi Motors North America Inc. is pulling the plug on its Montero Sport SUV, Ward’s has learned....More
CHICAGO – The Tacoma X-Runner “concept” pickup that really isn’t a concept at all symbolizes Toyota Motor Corp.’s assertion that future growth in the U.S. compact and fullsize pickup segments will come largely from so-called “personal-use” buyers....More
CHICAGO – All-wheel drive, an increasingly popular feature in many segments of the U.S. light-vehicle market, may prove to be an important selling point for Ford Motor Co.’s Mercury brand, says Lincoln-Mercury President Darryl B. Hazel....More
CHICAGO – Speaking on the eve of launching an important new model at the Chicago Auto Show here, the president of Ford Motor Co.’s Lincoln-Mercury division says the upscale brand will increase its market share this year and in subsequent years....More
For the 23rd year in a row, top powertrain engineers from around the world gathered to celebrate the winners of the Wards 10 Best Engines competition. Trophies were awarded at a ceremony in Detroit during the North American International Auto Show.
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.