From the designers that give shape and form to exteriors to the materials that are used to build bodies, here’s where you can find information about giving shape and physicality to automotive form.
“As the ultimate track-capable Camaro, this car restores the mission of the original Z/28, and serves as a testament to the expertise of Chevrolet as the best-selling brand of performance cars.”-- GM North America president Mark Reuss.
Yes, you can still crawl up rocks. Yet the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee has interior refinements and amenities of a luxury car. And there’s an eight-speed transmission. And a diesel. And more. And this is a refresh?
This is more than putting festoons on the flagship. A lot more.
They started with a refresh and then designed and engineered to an extent that it is well beyond what anyone would ordinarily expect. With an eight-speed transmission, there is nothing ordinary about the 2013 Ram 1500.
If there is any question that Chrysler is back at developing vehicles that change the rules of the game, the 2013 Dodge Dart should deflate any doubts.
Coca-Cola recently purchased 100 2014 Chevrolet Express vans for its service fleet.
One of the lessons of The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton Christensen, undoubtedly one of the best books ever written about innovation strategies, is that there is a tendency for companies to cede lower ends of their markets to try to reap the margins that can be realized at the higher; the companies that move into the lower ends then, through improvements begin to rise, leaving those who have essentially retreated upward often on a precipice from which they unceremoniously tumble.
One of the issues regarding the growth of electric vehicles (EV) is that of infrastructure: There are far more gas stations in the U.S. than even the number of McDonald’s and Starbucks combined, so there need not be any range anxiety associated with a car that takes regular or premium. Electricity is something else entirely (physically and metaphorically). Tesla is addressing its owner fleet by tactically installing “Superchargers,” which allow its Model S vehicles to be given a comparatively quick charge (20 to 30 minutes). Last week it opened its first in Michigan, in St.
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