Genesis Unveils Teaser Look at new GV70 SUV

Genesis Unveils Teaser Look at new GV70 SUV

Less than a day after Genesis officials in the U.S. talked about plans to double the company’s product portfolio, including adding to SUVs, the company offered an early look at the smaller of the two SUVs: the GV70. Heavily camouflaged in the photos from the luxury...
Nissan Aims to Be Back in the Black Next Year

Nissan Aims to Be Back in the Black Next Year

After posting its worst loss in two decades, and despite the fact that it expects another deficit for the current fiscal year, Nissan’s embattled CEO was sounding downright upbeat during a presentation at the Beijing Auto Show, forecasting that the company will see a...
Unifor Members Ratify New Ford Labor Pact

Unifor Members Ratify New Ford Labor Pact

Members of Unifor, the union representing auto workers in Canada, ratified a new three-year contract with the Ford Motor Co. The final tally, according to Unifor, shows 81% of the union members voted for the new collective agreements that include $1.95 billion in...
GM Invests $71 Million in Two Ohio Plants

GM Invests $71 Million in Two Ohio Plants

General Motors keeps growing its production capabilities in Ohio, announcing today it plans to invest $71 million into two Ohio manufacturing facilities. The Detroit-based auto company will pump $39 million at its Toledo transmission plant and $32 million at its...
Genesis Set to Double Line-up in Next 12 months

Genesis Set to Double Line-up in Next 12 months

The 2021 Genesis G80 will roll into U.S. showrooms next month, marking the refresh of the South Korean brand’s key product line, but it’s the coming year that will be the real test for the luxury marque with a wave of new products set to debut that will double...
Polestar Putting Precept Concept into Production

Polestar Putting Precept Concept into Production

With the market showing strong interest in its first two models, Polestar is doing an about-face on what could become its third production line, officials announcing last weekend that it will now put the Precept concept vehicle into production. Originally meant to...
Automakers Expected to Report Strong September Sales

Automakers Expected to Report Strong September Sales

Sales of new cars and light trucks continue maintain an upward trajectory on a month-over-month basis in September in the face of the pandemic and an increasingly sluggish economy. However, Bank of America analysts estimated that U.S. light vehicle sales in September...
BMW Agrees to $18M Fine for Inflating U.S. Sales Results

BMW Agrees to $18M Fine for Inflating U.S. Sales Results

BMW just became the latest automaker fined – $18 million – by federal regulators for disclosing “misleading” information about its U.S. sales results. The company and two U.S. subsidiaries reached an agreement U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to pay the...
Infiniti QX60 Monograph Reveals Future Look for SUV

Infiniti QX60 Monograph Reveals Future Look for SUV

Despite the tough times Nissan is facing, the company is still operating business as usual in many respects, including reveal of the Infiniti QX60 Monograph ahead of the Beijing Motor Show. While the QX60 is an actual vehicle, the Monograph is a concept, aimed at...