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Brief Perspective on J Mays
So the word comes from Ford this morning that J Mays will be retiring effective January 1, 2014.
Blog Published: 11/5/2013
Toyota’s Take on Trucks
Light-duty pickup trucks are far and away the most important vehicles for Ford, GM and Chrysler.
Blog Published: 10/28/2013
GM Spends Big to Save Big
The truism that you have to spend money to make money seems to be the basis, in part, of General Motors’ investment of some $200-million at its Arlington, Texas, manufacturing facility, where it produces Cadillac Escalades, Chevy Tahoes and Suburban...
Blog Published: 10/18/2013
Porsche and the Meaning of “Premium”
The German Design Council has named Porsche “Brand of the Year” and Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller “Brand Manager of the Year.” Which probably means just a couple more statuettes and/or plaques to put in the company’s trophy case, which must be the s...
Blog Published: 9/20/2013
Frankfurt Motor Show and Advanced Auto Tech Considered
The Porsche 918 Spyder ran the Nürburgring Nordschleife in an amazing six minutes, 57 seconds.
Blog Published: 9/16/2013
Lexus and Infiniti and Beyond
Back in 1989, Lexus and Infiniti appeared on the scene.
Blog Published: 9/13/2013
Making an Improved Malibu
Once upon a time, not so very, very long ago, the approach that was taken by automakers when it came to lukewarm (at best) reception to their vehicles was to keep producing them but provide monetary incentives to try to move the metal.
Blog Published: 9/6/2013
Competitiveness and Performance
The situation of Carlos Tavares, who, until last week, was chief operating officer of Renault Group, puts a different spin on the old phrase, “Watch what you ask for because you might get it.” In the case of Tavares, 55, the word seems to be that a...
Blog Published: 9/4/2013
Luxury, Sports Cars & Spreadsheets
What is luxury?
Blog Published: 8/12/2013
Telematics, Infotainment & Open the Pod Door, HAL
According to Ford, SYNC and MyFordTouch are sold on 79% of new Ford vehicles.
Blog Published: 7/1/2013

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