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Hyundai Calls Back Almost 205,000 Vehicles ...

Mar 02, 2015No Comments1850 Views

Hyundai Motor Co. announced on Saturday that it is calling back nearly 205,000 vehicles in the United States for a power steering issue. The recall covers 204,768 Elantra models. This campaign affects specifically four-door Elantra cars manufactured

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GM Recalls Nearly 60,000 Vehicles in Two Ca...

Mar 02, 2015No Comments1785 Views

Late last week, General Motors Co. issued two new recalls covering nearly 60,000 newer model vehicles. GM’s most recent recall campaigns were not for major safety defects but rather issues that make the vehicles non-compliant to Federal

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Ford Employs 400 Additional Workers to Supp...

Feb 27, 2015No Comments1751 Views

On Thursday, Ford Motor Co. announced that it has started producing the 2015 Ford Edge at the Oakville Assembly plant in Canada. The automaker also mentioned that it is hiring 400 additional employees to support the production

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GM to End Vehicle Production in Indonesia

Feb 27, 2015No Comments1764 Views

General Motors Co. is not only trimming production in two plants in North America, as recently reported, but also shutting down a factory and axing many jobs in Asia. Reuters reported on Thursday that GM will no

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Audi Previews the R8 Coupe Ahead of Its Gen...

Feb 27, 2015No Comments1746 Views

Audi will premiere its second-generation R8 coupe at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show next week, but the luxury brand decided to give people a glimpse (and more details) a few days before the big reveal. The

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J.D. Power Names Lexus Most Dependable Car ...

Feb 26, 2015No Comments1904 Views

Shortly after being crowned the top automotive brand by Consumer Reports, Lexus was named most dependable car brand by J.D. Power and Associates. Toyota Motor Corp.’s luxury brand topped J.D. Power’s 2015 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study, which

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GM Trims Production on Two Factories Amid R...

Feb 26, 2015No Comments1779 Views

General Motors Co. is cutting production at two manufacturing facilities due to increasing dealer inventories of certain models. People with knowledge of the matter revealed that GM has scheduled the shutdown of the Orion Assembly production plant

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Tata: JLR is Indeed Considering North Ameri...

Feb 26, 2015No Comments1700 Views

A few days ago, it was reported that Jaguar Land Rover favored Europe over North America as the location of its new manufacturing facility. On Tuesday, it was confirmed that the British automaker is still looking to

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Lexus Remains on Top of Consumer Reports...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments1695 Views

On Tuesday, Consumer Reports released its annual car brand rankings, and the first placer is no surprise. Lexus, the luxury division of Toyota Motor Corp., was ranked number one. This is the third consecutive year the brand

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Toyota Rolls Out the Mirai on 5th Anniversa...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments1608 Views

Toyota Motor Corp. has done something many companies—automotive or otherwise—would not do, and this is direct attention to an event that the organization would rather forget. In February 24, 2010, Toyota President Akio Toyoda was grilled by