en-usVince Bond Jr. Feed Tech puzzle: Just what features do drivers want?Sun, 15 Nov 2015 00:01:00 ESTInfotainment presents a delicate balancing act for automakers. They want to stand out from the pack with pioneering features without overly complicating things for motorists. Dealership ad agencies find creative ways into NFL advertising gameMon, 9 Nov 2015 00:01:00 ESTWhile Hyundai's big-ticket league sponsorship commands the biggest stage, dealers are creatively using the National Football League as a springboard for campaigns at the Tier 2 and Tier 3 levels - even if they don't have... Dealerships jump on the Bond-wagonFri, 6 Nov 2015 00:01:00 ESTThe universal appeal of the Bond franchise - and the starring role afforded to the Jaguar C-X75 concept and modified versions of the Range Rover Sport SVR and Land Rover Defender - allowed dealerships to use Spectre as a... Acura, Cadillac fall the most in Consumer Reports' Reliability SurveyTue, 20 Oct 2015 12:45:00 ESTNew transmission systems designed to boost fuel economy and infotainment proved troublesome for the auto industry this year, with Acura and Cadillac taking the biggest falls in Consumer Reports' 2015 Annual Auto Reliability... Chevy's ad agency names new head of strategy, researchThu, 15 Oct 2015 16:18:36 ESTCommonwealth//McCann, Chevrolet's ad agency, appointed a new executive vice president who will lead global strategy for the Chevy account. New Acura ad campaign gets personal about safetyThu, 15 Oct 2015 10:00:00 ESTIn a new safety-themed commercial, Acura wants to show that crash tests aren't emotionless tasks. Store's success grows from Yark's cultureWed, 14 Oct 2015 00:01:00 ESTYark Automotive Group has a simple philosophy that extends to its seven stores, including Yark Alfa Romeo Fiat: hire the best people you can, treat them well and give them the tools they need to succeed. Scandal undermines VW's heritage of straight-talk adsMon, 12 Oct 2015 00:01:00 ESTUnless VW comes through with a fix that pleases everyone -- one that deletes the software designed to cheat on emissions tests without compromising fuel economy or performance -- the brand stands to lose an army of goodwill... Scion frees ad agency to go for the weirdMon, 12 Oct 2015 00:01:00 ESTThe latest TV campaign for Scion's new iM hatchback and iA compact sedan uses a mix of familiar ingredients: cars driving through beautiful landscapes, close-ups of the interiors and a script that ticks off standard features... Chevy Traverse stars in parenting-themed comedy series on YahooTue, 6 Oct 2015 14:57:59 ESTChevrolet launched a digital comedy series with Yahoo this week to pitch the 2016 Traverse to busy parents. Fisker Automotive changes name to Karma AutomotiveWed, 30 Sep 2015 14:10:26 ESTFisker Automotive, once the maker of the luxury Karma plug-in hybrid, has changed its name to Karma Automotive and will don a new logo. Volvo: S.C. plant is 'the ultimate signal' to dealersMon, 28 Sep 2015 00:01:00 ESTAs Volvo prepares to build the next-generation S60 compact sedan in Ridgeville, S.C., it hopes that its first U.S. plant persuades its dealers to reinvest in the franchise. Volvo to build next-gen S60 at S.C. plant starting in 2018Fri, 25 Sep 2015 13:00:00 ESTVolvo Cars will produce the next-generation S60 compact sedan in Ridgeville, S.C., when the company's new plant becomes operational there in 2018. Select buyers got sneak peek at BMW 7 seriesWed, 23 Sep 2015 18:19:15 ESTBMW made sure to let potential buyers see its latest, glitzy flagship sedan in person, through special, closed-room events this year before its press and public introductions. Volkswagen TDI owners sound off on TwitterMon, 21 Sep 2015 18:58:33 ESTJilted owners of Volkswagen TDI vehicles are voicing their displeasure on Twitter after news broke that the automaker used special software to manipulate emissions results for its "clean diesel" lineup going back to 2009. Jaguar aims to use movie to bond with millennial buyersMon, 21 Sep 2015 00:01:00 ESTJaguar will use James Bond-like cinematic flair to help pitch its aluminum-based XE sedan beginning this fall, and place drivers in the middle of the virtual action. Buick shapes ad message to break down wallsMon, 21 Sep 2015 00:01:00 ESTTony DiSalle, U.S. Buick positions Cascada droptop as brand haloMon, 21 Sep 2015 00:01:00 ESTWith a clear target audience in its sights, Buick is ready to position the Cascada as a brand halo that could draw attention in 'smile states' such as California and Florida, said Tony DiSalle, U.S. 'Star Wars'-inspired Chargers back in Dodge's garage #8230; for nowFri, 11 Sep 2015 15:45:00 ESTA crew of Stormtrooper-inspired Dodge Chargers have been returned to their home base. Ford GT stars in 'Forza Motorsport 6' video game adSat, 5 Sep 2015 16:21:58 ESTThe Ford GT zooms through the pixelated history of racing video games in a new commercial for the upcoming 'Forza Motorsport 6' on the Xbox One. Dodge joins the Star Wars promotional blitz with Stormtrooper ChargersFri, 4 Sep 2015 13:54:29 ESTDodge provided eight Chargers, including a Hellcat, for a Hot Wheels promotion with Uber on Friday in New York that coincided with the toy car maker's release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise.