Mercedes-Benz is looking at bringing out an all-new compact SUV coupe as early as 2016 as buyers continue to favor sporty models. ... » story 4:34 am U.S. ET | April 19 | UPDATED: 4/19/15 10:30 am ET - adds photo gallery
Auto suppliers are responding to automakers' needs for better fuel economy, claiming half of this year's Automotive News PACE Awards with innovations that cut weight or make powertrains more efficient. Fourteen game-changing products and processes from 12 suppliers were honored at a ceremony in Detroit tonight.
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Top aluminum rolled products maker Novelis announced today the surprise ouster of CEO Philip Martens -- a former rising star executive at Ford -- who helped the India-owned supplier shift toward the automotive... ...
In the brutally competitive auto industry, talent gets vetted early and often. Leaders emerge from a rigorous process of natural selection. Some budding stars are discovered quickly; others bloom late. What matters most is that they are getting things done. Meanwhile, they're adding responsibility, building teams and transforming cultures. CLICK HERE for profiles of 29 Rising Stars from automakers and industry suppliers.