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Trio of Diesels Help Germans for 2015

Diesel Fuel

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY- Focused as it is around European makers, German automakers are pressing their U.S. and China luxury sedan salesmen to push diesel-engine cars, starting with the 2015-model year. The luxury sedan segment is led by three mainstays from Germany, each boasting diesel experience and more scoring higher performance numbers and resale values. BMW with […]

Hydrogen Cells Get Boost From Toyota


Hydrogen Cells Advocated by Toyota The world’s auto industry set off on four new directions in June, each of which will change driver habits, and reduce costs of fuel, up mileage per gallon averages, and permit dealer-installed accessories. First off and the most impressive change came from sales leader Toyota, which called for hydrogen fuel […]

Jacoby Joins GM, Borst Rises at Toyota


Industry veterans Stefan Jacoby and George Borst received promotions in September as global automakers reorganized their leadership teams. Jacoby, 55, left a position as CEO of Volkswagen of America to become chief of international operations at General Motors. Previously he had also held posts at Volvo Car Corporation and Mitsubishi Motors. GM Chairman and CEO […]

Auto Makers Buoyed by Traverse City CAR Seminars

CARS seminars

Cheer Suppliers, Big 3 TRAVERSE CITY, MI-Global and Detroit-based automakers and suppliers wrapped up the annual Traverse City CAR seminars August 8 on a high note, portending a new-model year that will see growth in new models and improved quality as universal themes. The Center for Auto Research meetings gave automakers worldwide chances to climb […]