Did Ford answer Wall Street’s challenge?Sat, 17, Mar 2018
Why Ford’s all-in push on hybrids and light trucks may require a little luck. Plus, Elon Musk’s sleepless nights, “painful” singing and unbridled optimism.
Dreaming in Geneva, working in IndySat, 10, Mar 2018
Polestar, Aston shine in Geneva. Not a ‘peep’ from the Detroit 3. Tesla’s work-ready Model S. A smokin’ Nissan Titan. Plus, is GMC following in Ford’s footsteps?
Look who's talking to Ford's 'self-driving' carSat, 03, Mar 2018
Miami slice: A saucy debate over's Ford's 'autonomous' pizza-delivery car. This is not your father's Buick Regal. Plus, BMW and Mercedes play catch-up with Tesla in Europe.
Filling Sergio’s shoesSat, 24, Feb 2018
Will Sergio’s successor be a product, numbers or turnaround guru?; Pronouncing Marchionne can be maddening; Ford won’t tolerate ‘inappropriate behavior.’
Everything you didn’t know about CanadaSat, 17, Feb 2018
What plateau? Canada’s auto sales are booming. Protecting ‘Silicon Valley north’ talent. Why some Canadian dealers set up shop in the U.S. One Hyundai exec’s poor stickhandling skills. Plus, a controversy is brewing.
Super Bowl auto ads hits and missesSat, 10, Feb 2018
Should Ram's MLK spot be applauded? Toyota's emotional ads fail to take off; while Hyundai gets 'kudos.' Kia Stinger promo is a 'brilliant' concept. FCA's 'scattered' messaging. Dodge Hellcats take a joyride online.
Why diesel won’t dieSat, 03, Feb 2018
Fume tests on monkeys, humans still won’t kill diesel. UAW-FCA scandal: Union’s foundation at stake. Honda’s Passport play. Plus, a ‘hell’ of a Chevrolet Blazer.
How GM’s Cruise AV could steer future robocarsSat, 27, Jan 2018
Is GM cruisin’ ahead of the autonomous pack? Waymo is the ‘dark horse’ to watch. Why Tesla is better off without Musk. Skidding in a Stinger. Plus, clipping the wings of flying cars.
Ram’s ammunition against rival Silverado, Detroit auto show hits, missesSat, 20, Jan 2018
From the Detroit auto show: Why the new Ram 1500 is like 'sitting in a Tesla,' while Silverado keeps us guessing; Ranger, Bullitt hit, Forte, Veloster and Jetta miss. Plus, Molly McQueen on learning 'difficult' stick shift.
Detroit’s variety show has pickups, fuel-sippers, sedansSat, 13, Jan 2018
Detroit auto show picks up the pace with new Ram 1500, Chevrolet Silverado; Ford loads 2018 Mustang Bullitt; Lutz, Clinton and other Motown memories; Why the CES ecosystem ‘needs a flush.’
Crossovers to doom passenger cars in ’18?Sat, 06, Jan 2018
CUVs outsell passenger cars; Lincoln bounces back; Tesla remains a niche player; F-150 stays No. 1: We make industry predictions for 2018.
Unifor's Jerry Dias on striking, trading and investingSat, 23, Dec 2017
Unifor President Jerry Dias: GM's CAMI plant was the 'poster child' for NAFTA's problems. Plus, is the Dodge Demon naughty or nice?
GM or Ford: Who’s ahead in the self-driving car race?Sat, 16, Dec 2017
Heavyweights GM and Ford duke it out in the robocar ring. Why Tesla’s electric semi is ‘hauling hopes and dreams.’ Plus, how Buick is standing out in a sagging sedan segment.
Lincoln vs. Caddy in old-school luxury battle; The appeal of AudiSat, 09, Dec 2017
Lincoln and Cadillac square off in a big SUV clash. Plus, Audi's appeal and BMW's potential path to the top.
How Lincoln, Mazda, Range Rover scored in L.A.Sat, 02, Dec 2017
L.A. Auto Show standouts: Lincoln’s Nautilus name, Range Rover’s ‘green vibe’ and Mazda6 styling. Plus, the puzzling Jeep Wrangler plug-in hybrid and head-scratching Mercedes-Benz CLS.
Appreciating Tesla, Dodge, stick shifts and gas-gauge arrowsSat, 25, Nov 2017
Elon Musk, the horsepower-happy Dodge brand and stick shifts: Things we are thankful for. Plus, finding value in the gas-gauge arrow.
Could underdog Geely rule the world?; Tempting Tesla loyalistsSat, 18, Nov 2017
China's great disruptor: Why Geely's underdog status could help it pull ahead of industry pioneers. Plus, a golden opportunity to tempt die-hard Tesla fans?
Behind Bob Lutz’s ‘end of the automotive era’ prophecySat, 11, Nov 2017
Bob Lutz predicts the ‘end of the line’ for the car, the industry reacts and we debate it.
Honda Civic looks to end Toyota Camry’s reign; A winning Wrangler recipeSat, 04, Nov 2017
Civic eyes Camry’s title while Dodge looks to pass Chevy in pony car sales race. Plus, Jeep’s winning Wrangler recipe.
Does Nissan Titan really have global potential?; Finding solutions to sexismSat, 28, Oct 2017
Selling the full-size Nissan Titan pickup globally isn't impossible, but will be challenging. Plus, ways to stop sexism in the auto industry.
2019 'Ram-erado' won't outsell competition; Who can afford pricey car subscriptions?Sat, 21, Oct 2017
Next-gen Ram 1500 needs more to win No.2 pickup spot. Plus, who can afford pricey car subscriptions?
What’s new on next-gen Wrangler, Are strikes still an effective strategy?Sat, 14, Oct 2017
Changes are in store for next-gen Wrangler powertrain, roof. Plus, how the GM-Unifor labor dispute highlights mixed results of the union tool.
Tesla flunks Model 3 manufacturing test, Ford CEO’s vague ‘catch-up’ planSat, 07, Oct 2017
Elon Musk fails to deliver on production targets…again. Plus, Ford CEO Jim Hackett’s vague vision and Nissan’s alleged surveillance tactics.
Life after Ford, rivals fund Tesla, BMW's logo is back in black...and whiteSat, 30, Sep 2017
Ford's former PAG brands thrive after escaping the Blue Oval's shadow. Plus, BMW's logo is back in black...and white.
Car keys to become extinct?, Solving VW’s trust problem, VR in car designSat, 23, Sep 2017
VW must win back U.S. trust with electrification. Plus, virtual tools can help car designers, but clay is here to stay.
Frankfurt’s winners and losers, the evolution of EVs, all in on autonomySat, 16, Sep 2017
Kia’s ‘sexier Stinger’ and orange rides turn heads in Frankfurt. Plus, the evolution of EVs
Nissan Leaf's lackluster range, brands skip Frankfurt, learning from disastersSat, 09, Sep 2017
Why Nissan could regret choosing value over range for the 2018 all-electric Leaf. Plus, the death of the auto show?
Addressing Uber's cleanup job, GMC's 'idiot-proof' gear shifter and Ford's pizza robocar delivers publicitySat, 02, Sep 2017
Cleaning up Uber's reputation should be a cinch for incoming CEO Dara Khosrowshahi – if he avoids his predecessor's missteps. Plus, GMC's new 'idiot-proof' gear shifter.
Addressing Jeep's potential sale, Ford's much-needed spark and Detroit's chance to cash in on Gen YSat, 26, Aug 2017
As China's Great Wall Motor taps the brakes in its pursuit of FCA's Jeep brand, Ford wants to spark a relationship with another Chinese automaker to build EVs. Plus, Gen Yers who covet the 'burbs and big SUVs.
Addressing the CEO rebellion, NAFTA renegotiation and Jeep factorSat, 19, Aug 2017
As U.S. President Donald Trump's CEO panels crumbled, his top trade chief demanded a redesigned NAFTA. Plus, could the White House block a Chinese automaker's potential purchase of FCA?