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Ford increases small engine production

Ford increases small engine production

Ford Motor Co. has upped production of its 1-liter EcoBoost engine at its Cologne, Germany, engine plant, a good signal that three-cylinder petrol engines will power more cars over the next decade. The automaker has added a second shift to that German engine plant, one of two Ford plants that […]

EPA defends its hybrid economy test

EPA defends its hybrid economy test

In the wake of Ford Motor Co.’s decision to restate fuel economy estimates on its C-Max Hybrid and the ensuing scandal, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defends its testing routine. With owners complaining about worse-than-promised fuel economy and professionals, like Consumer Reports magazine, claiming hybrids felling short of their […]

Ford researches in space better vehicle communications

Ford researches in space better vehicle communications

Ford Motor Co. is teaming up with researchers at the St. Petersburg Polytechnic University in Russia to study communication between robots on the International Space Station. In the hope of developing better systems for connected cars, Ford has embarked in an out of the world three-year project designed to observe […]

GM is committed to its Australian market

GM is committed to its Australian market

GM North America President Mark Reuss, who formerly served as chairman and managing director of GM’s Holden operations in Australia told reporters on Thursday the company wants to build up on its success in the market. The comments from Reuss come a week after GM Chief Financial Officer Dan Ammann […]

China July sales up 10.5%

China July sales up 10.5%

Based on wider dealer discounts, offered to clear inventory and increased production by the automakers, China’s passenger-vehicle sales rose 10.5% last month. The wholesale deliveries of cars, MPV’s and SUV’s climbed to 1.24 million units last month, according to the state-backed China Association of Automobile Manufacturers announcement made today. “There […]