UPDATED: 4/19/18 7:21 am ET - adds details

GM seeks faster Cadillac revival, parts with de Nysschen

GM, seeking an accelerated revival at its flagship luxury brand, appointed Steve Carlisle president of Cadillac, replacing Johan de Nysschen, who will leave the automaker.


GM's Reuss calls on SAE, industry to better promote engineering

General Motors product boss Mark Reuss warned of an imminent shortage of engineers and called on industry officials to increase efforts to get younger generations involved in automotive engineering.

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Cimarrons, class and 'how I roll': De Nysschen riffs, quips

Johan de Nysschen, the ousted head of Cadillac who helped Volkswagen AG's Audi brand achieve U.S. prominence a decade ago and later steered Infiniti, has been one of the auto industry's most outspoken executives. Here's a look at some of his memorable quotes through the years.

UPDATED: 4/18/18 2:07 pm ET - adds details
GM replaces Cadillac chief de Nysschen

GM, seeking an accelerated turnaround at its flagship luxury brand, appointed Steve Carlisle president of Cadillac, replacing Johan de Nysschen, who is leaving the automaker immediately.

VW CEO's sights set squarely on U.S.

Elevated to the top job at Volkswagen Group last week, Herbert Diess has a reputation for delivering on his restructuring targets — and high on his to-do list is ending the string of losses in the United States.

A week of sparring for Musk and Tesla

After the carmaker waged a public war of words with federal safety regulators, CEO Elon Musk picked a Twitter fight with a newspaper and may have improperly revealed financial information

Mitsu COO sees alliance enabling big strides

Trevor Mann foresees the automaker flirting with the 300,000 mark as it introduces new products such as the Eclipse Cross and begins to roll out vehicles on platforms shared with Renault-Nissan around 2021.

Nexteer maps large-scale shift to steer-by-wire

Nexteer Automotive's new suite of autonomous-driving technologies promotes steer-by-wire in various applications. Jeff Zuraski, executive director for Nexteer, spoke with News Editor Lindsay Chappell about the outlook.


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