Ford puts huge ad account up for reviewApril 20
Ford, citing the need for "greater marketing efficiency, effectiveness and customer insight," while leveraging the "latest tools and technology," placed its global creative advertising account led by WPP under review.
Nissan to launch 8 electrified vehicles in Japan by 2022April 20
Retooled QX50 fills Infiniti's 'biggest void'April 21
CDK Global buys digital agency Progressus MediaApril 18
CDK Global has acquired Progressus Media, provider of mobile advertising services for dealerships and automotive marketing companies, for an undisclosed amount -- a move that bolsters the software giant's advertising business.
Nissan, Ford, Fiat among losers as European sales fallApril 18
Nissan, Ford and Fiat saw their European sales decline steeply in March as industrywide registrations fell by 5 percent, hit by drops in three of the region's five biggest markets, Germany, the UK and Italy.
Smaller Opel/Vauxhall dealer network will focus on performance, customer satisfactionApril 17
VW launches global creative ad agency reviewApril 16
The Volkswagen Group launched a global creative agency review for its namesake brand as executives at the German auto giant look to centralize marketing control and improve VW's image in the wake of diesel emissions violations.
VW to reboot logo for 'colorful,' EV eraApril 16
The Volkswagen Group plans to tweak the namesake VW brand's logo for the first time since 2012, as it prepares for the electric-vehicle era and tries to burnish an image tarnished by the diesel-cheating scandal.
GM dangles $10,000 Cadillac Escalade discount to fend off Lincoln NavigatorApril 16
JLR confirms 1,000 jobs to go as diesel sales slumpApril 16
FTC warns against warranty-voiding policiesApril 13
GM to cut shift at Ohio plant as Chevy Cruze sales slumpApril 13
GM is cutting one of two shifts at its Lordstown Assembly plant in Ohio amid stalling sales of the Chevrolet Cruze. Up to half of the factory's roughly 3,000 workers, including 2,700 hourly, could be affected when the shift is eliminated on June 18.