When one of Mark Reuss' classic cars needs a bit of roadside repair, he doesn't reach for a cellphone. General Motors ' head of global product development goes for a wrench. Reuss recently purchased a 1949 Cadillac coupe -- you know, the model with the rakish fastback style and junior tail fins. ...
subcompact and even minicars. Nissan was introducing its electric Leaf and declaring itself a green automaker.andnbsp; "A lot of people assume it was a forgone conclusion that, of course we will continue with another Maxima," says Pierre Loing, vice president
General Manager Devin Carlson says he wanted to create an experience that was more luxury than just luxury auto. "We wanted people to come into the door and feel like they were at another high end retail business," he said. Launch marketing included radio
Special Vehicle Operations. Adlard shrugs that off. "If you want to make cars that are this special," he says, "you tell people they come from a division they can recognize." SVO also wants to set itself apart by offering three types of vehicles: those
different answers. That's what Driving Matters is supposed to address. It's supposed to solidify what 'Zoom Zoom' means to people ." Mazda began its push late last week with a 60-second spot called "A Driver's Life." Narrated in sentimental rhyme
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we could avoid all accidents, some will be unavoidable." People are wary of new technology and eager to seize on its flaws ..... few incidents surfaced of battery fires in the Tesla Model S. People were alarmed, and bafflingly so, because gasoline fires take
sophisticated global infrastructure around petroleum. Gasoline service stations are now so common in the industrialized world that people often forget conventional cars have a limited range," Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn said in published remarks late last year
the idea. But there was one more hurdle to cross. Before making such a momentous change, the designers had to run it by the people whose name is on that Blue Oval. Elena Ford, the company's vice president for global dealer and consumer experience, gave
acknowledged that the automaker could be selling a lot more Colorados and Canyons if it could align supply to demand fast enough. " People often say, 'Why can't you ramp it up more quickly?' The issue is it's a cyclical business. So you're always balancing
spoke on the condition of anonymity. Rosekind acknowledged that risk. "Just to be very direct, that does mean that some people might have to go back for a second [repair] if we find out that the current remedies need to be enhanced," he told reporters
rebuffed, the New York Times reported on Saturday . Quoting two people with knowledge of the email, the Times said it detailed how ..... subject was flatly turned down," the Times reported, citing people with knowledge of the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity
could require the same number or even more people than now work at Cambridge's north wing ..... cards, she recalled. "In the past, people thought joining the union would endanger ..... force it believed numbered about 6,500 people . But just days before balloting was to
ignition switch, and they are negotiating what is expected to be a record penalty, The New York Times reported on Friday. Citing people briefed on the inquiry, the Times said a settlement could be reached as soon as this summer. The final number is still being
comparable-store sales that missed analysts' estimates. " People will be spending at Wal-Mart auto care, then, because they ..... also may not think to go shopping while they wait, he said. " People shopping, then sitting around with their bags while they wait
who made the jump from finance to sales last year, directs people to her Facebook fan page, where she does video walkarounds ..... Although she works in Florida, she's sold accessories to people in Texas after building connections through her page. Hawking
Volkswagen Group has reached out to advertising companies about an impending global media agency review, people familiar with the matter told Advertising Age , an affiliate of Automotive News . VW Group, which owns both Audi and Porsche
dealership service manager in Wisconsin said people come in "when there's a lot of hype ..... in for a recall fix. "We don't have people avoiding or saying andlsquo;we don ..... of Orlando. "For big recalls we get people calling in and asking, but for the most
an approach for the mapping business, people familiar with the matter have said. HERE ..... for the unit intensifies, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Uber Technologies ..... much as $4 billion, according to the people . Another group comprising China's Tencent