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Takeaways from the executive shakeup at Ford

Making sense of the news out of Dearborn. Continue reading Takeaways from the executive shakeup at Ford Takeaways from the executive shakeup at Ford originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 14:19:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

What's the deal with comedians and their cars?

A comedian and car guy looks at why comedians are car guys. Continue reading What's the deal with comedians and their cars? What's the deal with comedians and their cars? originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 14:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

EV Sales Surge in California after Chevrolet Bolt Introduction; Hybrids Take a Dive

If the automotive market were a foot, electric vehicles would be the curled-up toe on the outside edge. It doesn’t take up a lot of space, you’re not entirely sure what it’s there for, and some people think it’s weird. Still, it clearly...Show More Summary

Scott Dixon wins pole position at Indy, gets robbed at Taco Bell

Crummy end to a good day. Continue reading Scott Dixon wins pole position at Indy, gets robbed at Taco Bell Scott Dixon wins pole position at Indy, gets robbed at Taco Bell originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 13:28:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

MotoGP champ Nicky Hayden dies after cycling accident, Italian media report

Continue reading MotoGP champ Nicky Hayden dies after cycling accident, Italian media report MotoGP champ Nicky Hayden dies after cycling accident, Italian media report originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 13:12:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

With Nothing Electric in Its Lineup, Subaru Considers an Easier Solution

With the exception of Mazda and — until its Outlander PHEV finally lands on U.S. shores — Mitsubishi, Subaru remains one of very few automakers to completely eschew electrified powertrains. Despite lacking any fully electric, plug-in hybrid or hybrid model (the unloved Crosstrek Hybrid met a quiet death last year), Subaru’s U.S. Show More Summary

Daimler breaks ground on another battery factory for EV push

The factory will be CO2 neutral and zero-net-energy. Continue reading Daimler breaks ground on another battery factory for EV push Daimler breaks ground on another battery factory for EV push originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 12:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Hyundai’s Newest Crossover Has Hit a Snag

Hyundai, which found itself lagging behind its rivals in the lucrative crossover and SUV market and figured it should do something about it, is having trouble getting its desperately needed subcompact crossover into production. The 2018...Show More Summary

Sell your own: 1969 Plymouth Barracuda

Plymouth actually arrived to the ponycar segment on time, with its launch of the Valiant-based Barracuda almost on top of Ford's Mustang. Continue reading Sell your own: 1969 Plymouth Barracuda Sell your own: 1969 Plymouth Barracuda originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 11:57:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

No N performance models for Genesis, but Hyundai might get a Tucson N

A "coupe" version of the i30 N is next. Continue reading No N performance models for Genesis, but Hyundai might get a Tucson N No N performance models for Genesis, but Hyundai might get a Tucson N originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 11:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Fiat 500L gets a much needed update for 2018

Fiat is trying to move the 500L deeper into crossover territory. Continue reading Fiat 500L gets a much needed update for 2018 Fiat 500L gets a much needed update for 2018 originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 11:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

What’s Up With the Executives at AutoNation?

At least twenty upper-echelon executives have left AutoNation since the start of 2014, with the vast majority bailing within two years. Short stints with an employer and lackluster job stability may be the norm for bottom-rung millennials but senior managers with years of experience have a tendency to stick around a while. Show More Summary

A little more of everything | 2017 Porsche 911 GTS First Drive

The car that could soon wipe the 911 Carrera S out of existence. Continue reading A little more of everything | 2017 Porsche 911 GTS First Drive A little more of everything | 2017 Porsche 911 GTS First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 11:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

A first look at the Volvo XC40 interior

Our spy photographer got the first photos of the interior of the all-new XC40. Continue reading A first look at the Volvo XC40 interior A first look at the Volvo XC40 interior originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 May 2017 08:55:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

What Happened To Ford’s U.S. Market Share During The Mark Fields Era?

Prior to this morning’s announcement that outgoing Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields is “retiring,” Fields was in charge at the Blue Oval for nearly three years. Just a little more than ten quarters, to be more precise. In eight of those quarters, Ford Motor Company U.S. Show More Summary

QOTD: What’s the Dumbest Thing You’ve Done with a Car?

Youthful exuberance. We’ve all fallen victim to it. From “hold my beer” moments to an ill-advised rendezvous with you best friend’s girl, one’s youth is often rife with boneheaded choices. Thing is, as gearheads, we have yet another outlet on which to waste money and make poor decisions: our cars. Show More Summary

Ford Makes It Official: Jim Hackett is the Company’s New Top Boss

Ahead of a news conference at Ford’s Dearborn headquarters, the automaker has announced Jim Hackett as its new president and chief executive officer. The news follows last night’s report of the ouster of former CEO Mark Fields by the company’s board of directors. Show More Summary

The Mitsubishi Lancer Lives! (Sort Of)

As Mitsubishi prepares to launch a new small crossover, the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, Mitsubishi’s car lineup continues to shrink. The Galant died in 2012. The Mitsubishi Lancer, it was revealed earlier this year, will cease existence in the U.S. Show More Summary

Junkyard Find: 1977 Ford Ranchero GT Brougham

Since we haven’t seen a Ford product in this series since this Fox Granada four months ago, and we just saw three GM cars in succession, I decided this week would be the turn of a once-plush Ranchero GT Brougham, now fallen on hard times in a San Jose self-service wrecking yard. Show More Summary

Ford to Announce Firing of CEO Mark Fields This Morning: Report

Mark Fields has reportedly been fired from his position as CEO of Ford Motor Company, to be replaced by a man he appointed as head of the automaker’s mobility subsidiary. According to Forbes, the company will announce the appointment...Show More Summary

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