Ford's futurist foreshadows consumer trends to watch in 2017Wed, 07, Dec 2016
As the in-house futurist at Ford, Sheryl Connelly's job is to predict the future -- not necessarily about driving or cars, but about how consumer behavior is changing. Connelly's findings, however, often have a bearing on how the automaker designs, builds and markets cars.
Dodge considers return to NASCARMon, 05, Dec 2016
Dodge wants to get back into NASCAR, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said on Sunday. "Yes I'd love to," he said. "I talked to Jim France (executive vice-president of NASCAR) about this just last night."
S. Korea to slap VW with record fine, pursue execs over emissions adsWed, 07, Dec 2016
All-American pickups aimed at China's wealthyWed, 30, Nov 2016
Jay Leno launches line of vehicle-care productsMon, 28, Nov 2016
Jay Leno's career as a car guy is expanding beyond his well-known vehicle collection and national TV show. Jay Leno's Garage -- Advanced Vehicle Care launched Friday, Nov. 25, with a seven-piece vehicle care kit.
Andrea RileyMon, 28, Nov 2016
Automakers seek to boost Nov. sales with Black Friday, holiday promotionsWed, 23, Nov 2016
Ram makes working-class appeal in Thanksgiving adWed, 23, Nov 2016
Beach Boys to perform at Detroit auto show charity previewTue, 22, Nov 2016
The Beach Boys will be in Detroit on Jan. 13 to headline the charity preview of the 2017 Detroit auto show. The band is a good fit for the event as cars has been a frequent theme of its songs in its 50-plus years, including "Little Deuce Coupe," "409" and "Fun, Fun, Fun."
You say 'Eco', I say 'Echo'Mon, 21, Nov 2016
Ford Motor Co.'s newest crossover and its popular gas-sipping engines have share similar spellings, but have different pronunciations. The EcoSport crossover is pronounced “Echo-Sport,” although the 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine that it comes standard is pronounced “Eco-boost,” with a long “e.”
Ford, UAW commit $6 million toward $50 million Motown Museum projectFri, 18, Nov 2016
Ford Motor and UAW-Ford have made a joint, $6 million commitment to help fund the Motown Museum expansion in Detroit. With the grant, the automaker and the union become the lead donor in the campaign, which was announced in mid-October.