Editor's note: An earlier version of this story included an incorrect photo of the 2015 Honda Fit. Honda Motor Co. plans to modify 12,000 redesigned 2015 Fit models in U.S. customer hands following a mid-model-year engineering change that improved the subcompact's showing in a key industry crash ...
Women's Wear Daily had total print circulation of 59,189 and monthly visitors of 827,200, according to the company's Web site. Fairchild was founded in 1892 by Edmund Fairchild. The company was owned by Capital Cities Communications for a number
management software solutions to independent automotive dealers and subprime finance companies located in the United States. Their web -based software solutions have enabled clients to automate and simplify activities while staying compliant with state and federal
Car buyers and owners can use a vehicle's identification number to identify open or unrepaired safety recalls with a new search tool released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration starting today. The recall search tool is available on NHTSA's website . Consumers enter a VIN to find
DETROIT (Reuters) -- General Motors Co.'s website for owners of its vehicles recalled for faulty ignition switches has been expanded to include all 20 models involved, the automaker said. The site, www.gmignitionupdate.com , launched in April. It initially informed owners of the 2.59 million mostly
A123 Systems LLC hired former Johnson Controls Inc. executive Patrick Hurley as its chief technology officer. Hurley, formerly the executive director for global core engineering for JCI's power solutions business unit, replaces Mujeeb Ijaz. Hurley will lead the suburban Detroit automotive lithium
Toyota Motor Corp. made sizable gains in a J.D. Power seat quality study, with six of the 21 vehicles recognized for superior seating, two more than last year. The Toyota 4Runner and Lexus RX made another appearance at the top of the list, joined this year by the Tacoma, Tundra and Sequoia. The ...
(Bloomberg) -- Sensata Technologies Holding NV plans to buy Schrader International Inc. from Madison Dearborn Partners LLC for an enterprise value of $1 billion to expand in sensors that warn against low tire pressure. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of this year, Almelo, ...
The long-awaited decline in used-vehicle prices has finally arrived, only it may turn out to be steeper drop and a bigger threat to the overall market than almost anyone expected. Prices have slipped for three straight months due to an influx of off-lease vehicles, just as analysts predicted. But
most 2014 car and crossover models, excluding the Mustang pony car, F-series pickups and vans, according to the company's Web site. Ford's latest deals were launched July 29, a spokesman said. Chevy's latest offer appears to be a countermove to
Millennials are apathetic about whether auto Web sites or brands have a social presence ..... After tracking millions of visits to dealer Web sites for more than six months, Dataium ..... percent of those people linked to the dealer Web site from a social media site, said Will
Fiesta in 2009, SIMS turned to Ford's build and price consumer Web site to find the most attractive combination of features ..... shortages. Kidd, the Tennessee dealer, said the switch to Web -based ordering for his inventory has made using SIMS recommendations
marques offering cheaper choices, have outpaced the U.S. auto industry's growth since 2012, according to Edmunds.com, a Web site that tracks auto sales. '1 percent' "They're catering to the 1 percent," Mark Takahashi, who reviews cars for Edmunds
most 2014 car and crossover models, excluding the Mustang pony car, F Series pickups and vans, according to the company's Web site. Ford's latest deals were launched July 29, a spokesman said today. The Chevy Labor Day Sale, which began Wednesday
NEW YORK (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Treasury Department said it will cut its stake in Ally Financial Inc. by selling stock on the open market in its first divestiture since an initial public offering in April. The U.S. holds 75.1 million shares, a stake of about 16 percent in the auto lender, the ...
Ford Motor Co. is tapping DTE Energy Co. to build a solar array at the automaker's world headquarters near Detroit. The solar array will also serve as a parking cover to 360 spaces, equipped with 30 charging stations for plug-in electric vehicles. These covered spaces will be available to all
rear shafts affecting its Sagitar sedan and asked the automaker to remedy the problem, the regulator said in a statement on its Web site. The agency has also requested that affected car owners provide feedback to assist in the investigation. Volkswagen recalled
DETROIT -- Chrysler Group today unveiled its second car that will be powered by its 707-hp supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat engine, a 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. The four-door performance sedan will make its public debut at this weekend's Woodward Dream Cruise near Detroit. It was shown today to