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Recent authored articles

GM drops hint of Corvair to come

General Motors registers the Corvair name on Aug. 6, 1959.

McLaren design boss' mantra was born on the track

McLaren Automotive design director Rob Melville is in the midst of a product blitz through 2022.

Rightware morphs from video games to Mustang displays

Finnish software supplier Rightware is making a transition from the video game industry to digital instrument clusters.

Topre rides ultra-high-strength steel wave

Topre America Corp. -- a Japanese supplier of large, high-strength steel parts -- is on a hot streak in the U.S.

SUBARU: New Ascent keeps streak alive

Subaru's Ascent and Crosstrek crossovers led the automaker to a record July for U.S. sales.

HONDA: A year-high drop in car volume

American Honda's U.S. car sales plunged 19 percent in July, the largest monthly decline so far this year.

For Hagerty, it's old cars, young people

Hagerty, which started in the 1980s as an insurance agency for classic boats and cars, has morphed into a bigger business and must attract new and young talent to keep it rolling.

Collectors expert McKeel Hagerty says it's a 'golden age of muscle'

You don't have to go into too many old barns to find the collector cars of tomorrow, says one of the collectible trade's leading authorities, Hagerty CEO McKeel Hagerty.

Subaru's redesigned '20 Legacy spotted

The redesigned 2020 Subaru Legacy is poised to be the next model designed and engineered off the brand's new global platform.

Jeremy Beaver

Building the group's staff to 1,200 employees, up from 200 when he joined in 2009

Scott Campbell

His group being named one of the 100 Best Dealerships to Work For in 2017

Jarryd Carver

Three consecutive years of seven-figure net increases, and one of the most profitable Hyundai dealerships in the country in 2017

Pininfarina shows some PDA for PF0

Automobili Pininfarina is stoking the fires of its first vehicle, the PF0. The brand revealed new teaser photos of its full-electric hypercar's exterior last week.

Adding scents to prevent carsickness

International Automotive Components Group is researching adding scents that would serve a purpose to the vehicle occupants: preventing motion sickness.

SUBARU: New Ascent drives another record

It was a record June for Subaru with U.S. deliveries surging 15 percent, extending its streak of consecutive monthly sales increases to 79.

Car sales on pace to hit 60-year low

Just five years ago, U.S. vehicle sales were evenly split: 50 percent cars and 50 percent light trucks. Now, trucks outsell cars by a ratio of more than 2-to-1, and there's no sign of a car rebound anytime soon.

McLaren 600LT adds to Longtail lineage

McLaren Automotive's newest supercar features design elements that are a nod to the brand's racing history.

Camaro DNA, Lambos and floating roofs: What people are saying about 2019 Chevrolet Blazer

GM is reviving the Chevrolet Blazer nameplate. The 2019 version, with a two-row, five seat layout, will slot between the compact Equinox and the large Traverse in Chevrolet's crossover lineup.

McLaren to open store near Detroit

McLaren is expanding its retail footprint in the United States by partnering with one of the largest dealership groups in the country, the Suburban Collection, for a new store near Detroit.

How drones could open up new windows for drivers

By integrating drone technology into the vehicle's infotainment system , Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America is taking to the skies.

Infield space gives Toyota a blank slate

The infield of an old supplier test track provides a blank slate for Toyota's newest U.S. investment.

Subaru shuffles CEO amid more fuel data tampering

Subaru named a new CEO, Tomomi Nakamura, after disclosing inspectors found the company altered fuel economy and emissions data on more vehicles built and sold in Japan.

McLaren: 'No need to go into SUVs'

Track 22, McLaren Automotive's business plan through 2022, calls for 15 new models or derivatives. But don't expect any SUVs.

Subaru still struggling with service capacity

Subaru of America continues to battle issues with service capacity -- it just can't get enough to keep pace with its steady growth over the past decade.

SUBARU: 78th consecutive monthly gain

Subaru of America's record May was also a record month for the Crosstrek.


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