New York Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/72241/more en Grand Cherokee to Sell More V-8s, Possibly Diesel http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/grand-cherokee-sell-more-v-8s-possibly-diesel <div class="field-byline"> John D. Stoll </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Grand Cherokee is the first Jeep to feature a Hemi, which should cause its V-8 take rate to hike.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/grand-cherokee-sell-more-v-8s-possibly-diesel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/grand-cherokee-sell-more-v-8s-possibly-diesel#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Chrysler Jeep Politics Diesel Engines New York Auto Show Chrysler Diesel Hemi Jeep SUV U.S Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 21603 at http://wardsauto.com Golf R32 Hot, But Overall VW Sales Expected to Remain Flat http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/golf-r32-hot-overall-vw-sales-expected-remain-flat <div class="field-byline"> Herb Shuldiner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VWA President Gerd Klaus says 2004 should be a lot like 2003, with total sales of about 387,000 vehicles in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/golf-r32-hot-overall-vw-sales-expected-remain-flat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/golf-r32-hot-overall-vw-sales-expected-remain-flat#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Volkswagen Sales & Marketing Diesel New York Auto Show Sales U.S Volkswagen Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 20894 at http://wardsauto.com STS Returns Cadillac to Pinnacle of Luxury Market http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/sts-returns-cadillac-pinnacle-luxury-market <div class="field-byline"> Herb Shuldiner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">STS pricing will make it a better value than competing Mercedes and BMW models, Cadillac General Manager Mark LaNeve says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/sts-returns-cadillac-pinnacle-luxury-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/sts-returns-cadillac-pinnacle-luxury-market#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America BMW Cadillac Mercedes Sales & Marketing Chassis Engines New York Auto Show AWD BMW Cadillac European Mercedes Sales V-6 Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 20800 at http://wardsauto.com Acura Repositions RL, Looks to Sell 200,000 by 2007 http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/acura-repositions-rl-looks-sell-200000-2007 <div class="field-byline"> John D. Stoll </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Honda will shoot to sell 15,000 units of the next-generation Acura RL during its first full production year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/acura-repositions-rl-looks-sell-200000-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/acura-repositions-rl-looks-sell-200000-2007#comments Public News & Analysis World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. World Acura Honda Engines Future Products New York Auto Show Acura Honda RL Sales sedan U.S V-6 Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 19883 at http://wardsauto.com Subaru Predicts Higher Margins, Lower Incentives in 2004 http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/subaru-predicts-higher-margins-lower-incentives-2004 <div class="field-byline"> Herb Shuldiner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Subaru CEO Takao Saito predicts incentive costs will decline sharply this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/subaru-predicts-higher-margins-lower-incentives-2004" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/subaru-predicts-higher-margins-lower-incentives-2004#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific North America North America U.S. Japan Auto Makers Saab Subaru Sales & Marketing New York Auto Show Impreza Japan Legacy Saab Subaru U.S Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 18506 at http://wardsauto.com Mitsubishi to Sell Special-Edition Evolution in U.S. http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/mitsubishi-sell-special-edition-evolution-us <div class="field-byline"> John D. Stoll </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. special-edition Evolution MR gets 10 hp more than the 270-hp Japanese model.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/mitsubishi-sell-special-edition-evolution-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/mitsubishi-sell-special-edition-evolution-us#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Japan Auto Makers Mitsubishi New York Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Japan Mitsubishi Sales U.S Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 17682 at http://wardsauto.com Audi Says A8 Big Step in Brand’s Move Up Market http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-says-a8-big-step-brand-s-move-market <div class="field-byline"> Herb Shuldiner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Audi wants to become more of a “premium brand” and battle BMW, Mercedes and the Japanese at the high end of the luxury market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-says-a8-big-step-brand-s-move-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/audi-says-a8-big-step-brand-s-move-market#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Audi Auto Makers BMW Sales & Marketing Engines New York Auto Show A8 Audi BMW Sales U.S V-6 Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 13696 at http://wardsauto.com Kia Unveils Sporty Spectra 5-Door http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-unveils-sporty-spectra-5-door <div class="field-byline"> Katherine Zachary </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kia calls its Spectra5 the sportiest Kia ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-unveils-sporty-spectra-5-door" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/kia-unveils-sporty-spectra-5-door#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Kia New York Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Kia sedan Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 9977 at http://wardsauto.com Lutz Aims to Make GM Cars ‘Cool Again’ http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-aims-make-gm-cars-cool-again <div class="field-byline"> Herb Shuldiner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"The only way we can (make cars cool) is by producing compelling cars at high value," GM Vice Chairman Bob Lutz tells Ward’s at the New York auto show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-aims-make-gm-cars-cool-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lutz-aims-make-gm-cars-cool-again#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific North America North America China U.S. Auto Makers Cadillac General Motors Sales & Marketing New York Auto Show Cadillac cars China Europe gm U.S Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 2565 at http://wardsauto.com Lincoln Zephyr Breezes Into New York http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lincoln-zephyr-breezes-new-york <div class="field-byline"> John D. Stoll </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford’s new midsize Lincoln sedan is based on the Mazda6 platform and will be built at the Hermosillo, Mexico, plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lincoln-zephyr-breezes-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/lincoln-zephyr-breezes-new-york#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Ford Lexus Lincoln Chassis Future Products New York Auto Show Ford Lexus Lincoln platform U.S Vehicle Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:00:00 +0000 2426 at http://wardsauto.com