GM Training Kokomo Workers to Produce Ventilators

GM Training Kokomo Workers to Produce Ventilators

In another sign of the automotive industry actively pitching in to help battle the coronavirus pandemic, General Motors started training employees to produce ventilators at its components plant in Kokomo, Indiana. GM is partnering with Seattle-based Ventec Life...
General Motors to Help Develop Next-Gen Honda EVs

General Motors to Help Develop Next-Gen Honda EVs

General Motors and Honda are expanding existing ties, teaming up to develop new battery-electric vehicles the Japanese automaker plans to add to its line-up for the 2024 model-year. Honda will bring two new all-electric models to market, it announced late Thursday,...
Nissan, Volkswagen Extends Shutdown at U.S. Plants

Nissan, Volkswagen Extends Shutdown at U.S. Plants

Nissan will keep its manufacturing and assembly plants in Tennessee and Mississippi shuttered until the end of April, although the company but did not specify a specific date. Volkswagen of America also announced it was pushing back the date it plans to resume...
Audi Lays Out Electric Vehicle Plans for U.S.

Audi Lays Out Electric Vehicle Plans for U.S.

By 2025, the world will be awash in electric vehicles, if the production plans laid out by more than a dozen automakers remain unchanged. The pronouncements by automakers leaves one to wonder: How will they do it? Just what kind of vehicles will we get in the U.S.?...
BMW Reveals New Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Technology

BMW Reveals New Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Technology

Automakers have been pursuing and promoting their electrification efforts for so long – and loud – other alternative fuel sources have seemingly gone by the wayside. However, BMW’s reminding us it’s still working on its hydrogen fuel cell program. The Bavarian...
Toyota Product Plans Leak Out

Toyota Product Plans Leak Out

At a time when social distancing is expected to drag on for some time and much of the global industry is currently shut down, it’s easy to question just how far back things are likely to slip when everything gets back to a level of reasonable normality. That said, we...
Next-Generation Genesis G80 Makes Digital Debut

Next-Generation Genesis G80 Makes Digital Debut

With the spring auto show season scrubbed due to the coronavirus pandemic, automakers are looking for creative ways to introduce their latest products, and for Genesis, the solution was a global webcast to pull the wraps of the next-generation G80. To no surprise, the...
White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

A long-simmering battle could come to a boil next week when the Trump Administration is expected to formally announce a rollback of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy, or CAFE, standards. President Donald Trump has long advocated reducing the guidelines established...