FUTURE PRODUCT PIPELINE
JLR, Volvo stick to path for utilities, electrificationAug. 13
Jaguar Land Rover is hitting a few potholes as it enters its second decade as part of India's Tata Motors. Jaguar sales are sinking in the vital U.S. market, and Land Rover, is facing big challenges and new competition in the SUV segment.
Jaguar looks to crossovers for volumeAug. 13
Land Rover growth hinges on 3 replacementsAug. 13
Volvo product push rolls on with U.S.-built S60Aug. 13
Polestar refines its strategy as first product nearsAug. 13
German brands race to update crossovers, SUVsAug. 6
BMW continues bolstering lineup with EVsAug. 6
Audi leans on crossovers, including an EVAug. 6
Mercedes pushes downmarket, upmarketAug. 6
Smart keeps its electric ForTwosAug. 6
Mini set for EV step next yearAug. 6
Utilities in driver's seat, but sedans still on boardJuly 30
Toyota evolution shifts up a gearJuly 30
Toyota's product transformation is in full swing and picking up steam as cars and crossovers move to a new global architecture that allows the company to add new models more quickly and inject some styling flair and modern technology into its lineup.
UX kicks off Lexus' utility updatesJuly 30
Like Toyota, Lexus has been updating its global vehicle platforms, but the luxury brand had, until now, been mostly focused on pricey car-based models such as the halo LC coupe and flagship LS sedan that don't have counterparts over at its mainstream corporate sibling.
Infiniti prepares to flip electrified switchJuly 30
Nissan begins its next wave of sedansJuly 30
Passport to return after Pilot, HR-V updatesJuly 30
Redesigns on tap for 3 of Acura's '20 modelsJuly 30
Acura's rededication to its performance heritage came full circle this year with the debut of the redesigned 2019 RDX crossover. The spry RDX, which hit dealerships in June, signals the styling and engineering direction that upcoming Acura models will follow.
GM plans to focus first on high margin, then high techJuly 23
Profit machine hums at Chevy, GMCJuly 23
Buick may be putting EV ambitions on iceJuly 23
Cadillac's parade of products set to beginJuly 23
Buick asks buyers to pay more, and they doJuly 23
One of every four Enclaves sold is an Avenir, and after a March investment that boosted Avenir production, GM is studying additional ways to get even more inventory to help meet demand for the $54,495-and-up crossover.
Midengine Vette aims to halt skidding salesJuly 23
A car for every plug and purposeOct. 2, 2017
Aston to expand range, go electricSept. 25, 2017
Aston Martin's Second Century plan issued in 2015 called for it to redesign four models and add seven new ones by 2022, with shorter spans between each generation. In an update this month, Aston pledged to swiftly convert its entire lineup of production vehicles to hybrids or full electric vehicles by the mid-2020s.
Exotics grow greener and tallerSept. 25, 2017
Bentley goes all-in on plug-in hybridsSept. 25, 2017
Rolls-Royce begins shift to new platformSept. 25, 2017
The redesigned Phantom arriving next year will usher in a new platform that will underpin Rolls-Royce's entire lineup, which is expected to include a "high-bodied" utility vehicle and an electric vehicle that borrows technology from parent company BMW.
Can Ferrari resist the crossover wave?Sept. 25, 2017
Lamborghini's crossover moment about to arriveSept. 25, 2017
Tesla adjusting to mass marketSept. 25, 2017
Maserati updates move in slow laneSept. 25, 2017
Porsche sees an electrified futureSept. 25, 2017
Chrysler crossovers to boost lineupSept. 18, 2017
Jeep, Ram kick off product renewal driveSept. 18, 2017
With the exception of a few major projects for its Jeep and Ram brands, FCA has slowed some product development activities while trying to hit aggressive financial targets for 2018 that the automaker set in 2014.
Fiat is freshening lineupSept. 18, 2017
Charger, Challenger to get Ghibli platformSept. 18, 2017
Wrangler, pickup wait is almost overSept. 18, 2017
A midsize coupe is up next for AlfaSept. 18, 2017
VW Group's EV push gains momentumSept. 11, 2017
At VW, the subject turns to sedansSept. 11, 2017
Crossovers command Audi's attentionSept. 11, 2017
Mazda eyes Skyactiv-X rollout for carsSept. 4, 2017
Japan's Little 3 stay on top of trendsSept. 4, 2017
Subaru looks to build on sales successSept. 4, 2017
Nissan tie-up shuffles Mitsubishi's plansSept. 4, 2017
The absorption of Mitsubishi into the Renault-Nissan Alliance will disrupt some of the brand's U.S. product plans, but it could also accelerate some additions to its lineup, such as a replacement for its electric vehicle and a midsize pickup.
Ford shifts to revival modeAug. 28, 2017
A lull in new product ends next year with a host of introductions coming near the end of the decade, including numerous electrified vehicles, utilities and two much-anticipated revivals: the Ranger midsize pickup and Bronco SUV.