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US: GM and Ford lead the innovation process


According to data from the Patent Board and Clean Energy Patent Growth Index, GM and Ford can back up with hard data the eternal public relations motto of leading the innovation pack. While many other automakers claim to be innovation powerhouses, General Motors has now ruled all other automaker for the 11th consecutive quarter when it comes to patent fillings. On ...
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Nissan will make Le Mans comeback in 2014 with “innovative project”
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