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Mercedes-Benz premiered its Super Bowl ad for the AMG GT sports car -- an edgy take on the fabled tortoise vs. hare race -- on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'
Wall Street powerhouse Soros Fund Management is ready to move on a deal to acquire auto dealerships, a representative of the fund said at a private dinner Saturday in San Francisco, according to two sources who attended the event.
Confirmed deaths tied to General Motors' defective ignition switches stand at 50, four times GM's estimate through much of 2014, as a deadline nears Saturday for sending in claims.
In BMW's Super Bowl spot, the brand is casting its electric i3 hatchback as an ahead-of-its-time concoction that needs some explaining -- just like the Internet back in 1994.
Simpelt trick kan sænke prisen på flybilletter med 25 pct. Men SAS advarer. Foto: JOHAN NILSSON
More than 20 flights scheduled to land at Kuwait International Airport were diverted on Monday; normal ops have since resumed
New technology soon to be standard on a wide range of cars on sale in UAE showrooms will dramatically ease the accident ‘blind spot” problem and help reduce one of the leading causes of death on the country’s roads. A new generation of rear end radar sensors developed by Robert Bosch LLC makes...
As the Nissan Patrol continues to notch record sales throughout the Middle East, the ‘Hero of All Terrains in Life’ is also underscoring its soaring success with 24 prestigious awards and claiming the Most Awarded SUV in the Region. April-November Patrol sales for 2014 for the Middle East were up a...
Iran Khodro Powertrain Company (IPCO) has put designing and producing a gasoline three-cylinder engine in top of its priorities, said IPCO Deputy CEO, Pedram Eslami Negad. He asserted that this was a part of the effort to gain the company’s strategic goals in driving force development and to...
Deputy CEO of Iran Khodro Diesel says the company has begun to mass produce Arian minibus which is the first Iranian minibus produced based on international standards. Mehdi Younesian went on noting that the product is now waiting to get the required certificate before entering the market. He said...
IAG submitted its third proposal to acquire the Irish airline
Homepage currently shows a photograph of a lizard in a top hat and tuxedo, surrounded by the messages '404 - Plane Not Found'
Red 1 kan meget vel være Cimbers nye navn. Udover at være navnet på det SAS-selskab, som formelt skal overtage Cimber, har SAS også sat sig på domænenavnet www.red1.dk . Foto: Keld Navntoft
Set to steal the show at the 2015 Qatar Motor Show is Porsche’s unrivalled heritage in performance technology as the 911 Targa 4 GTS, Cayenne GTS and Cayenne Turbo S take centre stage. The models represent the Stuttgart-based manufacturer’s latest developments in evolving racing technology from the...
Suppliers try to look over the horizon and craft new features and equipment for autos.
Porsche is working to increase supplies of the new Macan midsize crossover to US dealers in 2015. Wait times for Macan buyers have been six months or more since it went on sale last May.
When Jeep introduced the Compass -- and later, its platform mate, the Patriot -- with front-wheel drive and continuously variable transmissions, it was derided by the faithful as an affront to the brand's off-road heritage.
Competition has heated up, the Jetta and Passat have cooled off, and with back-to-back yearly declines, VW has missed out on a key boom period in US auto sales -- a sore spot with dealers who made big bets on sustained sales growth.
After its U.S. market share fell to the lowest level since 1978, Volvo has put its global product strategy chief in charge of North America and significantly boosted its marketing budget in preparation for an upcoming blitz of new vehicles.
Publicly traded U.S.-based auto retailers continued to build shareholder value in 2014, while global automakers and suppliers returned to earth.
To get a read on the visual appeal of this year's Detroit auto show, we sought a designer's perspective on the Ford GT, Chevy Bolt and Infiniti Q60.
Tamara Darvish, a well-known face of the DARCARS dealership group, filed a lawsuit against her father, John Darvish Sr., and the company he founded. The suit will have a ripple effect on the chain's 22 dealerships, experts say.
Building an elaborate pregame hype machine reflects a growing trend among Super Bowl advertisers: To get the most bang for the buck from the biggest advertising event of the year, use social media early and often -- emphasis on "early."
Nissan and its luxury Infiniti sibling have mellowed in their message of cutting-edge future products as 2015 begins. Missing from talking points this month at the Detroit auto show was any discussion of recent racy concepts.
Nissan has a new strategy for scratching out a piece of Detroit's full-size pickup market: It will stop chasing cowboys. And it will instead think about Roman gladiators, Spartacus, NFL football players, and maybe even flesh-eating zombies.
Sonic Automotive Inc. plans to buy more dealerships in 2015 than the four it bought last year.
Dealers expect 2015 to be another good year, though perhaps not quite as good as 2014.
Over the next few years, Hyundai plans to remove CD players from mainstream cars such as the Elantra and Sonata as it rolls out an infotainment system called Display Audio that's built around Apple's CarPlay and Google's Android Auto interfaces.
Keith McCluskey put on steroids the Apple Inc.-like approach that many dealers are using to modernize their customers' experience.
With Visteon Corp.'s announcement last month that it would sell its division that produces heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems, the supplier is concentrating on one product segment: cockpit information systems.

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