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Jan 22, 2017, 23:48 ET Automotive News releases 2017 Retail Forum agenda

Automotive News today released the agenda for the 2017 Automotive News Retail Forum taking place Thursday, January 26 at the InterContinental Hotel...


Jan 12, 2017, 01:10 ET General Motors' Ignition Switch Crisis Changed Company's Culture, Mark Reuss Tells Automotive News World Congress

The crisis that erupted over faulty ignition switches in 2014 changed General Motors' culture more than its bankruptcy five years earlier did, GM...


Jan 10, 2017, 22:49 ET Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford Sees a Future Beyond Selling Cars and Trucks

Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford wants to reinvent mobility. Speaking at the 2017 Automotive News World Congress today, Ford said the...


Jan 04, 2017, 07:00 ET Automotive News releases 2017 World Congress agenda

Automotive News today released the agenda for the 2017 Automotive News World Congress taking place January 10-11 at the Detroit Marriott...


Aug 19, 2016, 08:00 ET Automotive News launches new podcast series "Futurismo"

 Automotive News, the leading business publication serving the auto industry, has announced the launch of "Futurismo," a new podcast series...


Feb 12, 2016, 14:43 ET Automotive News Expands Global Reach With Automotive News Canada

 Automotive News, a global media organization founded in 1925, announced today at the Toronto Auto Show that it is expanding its brand with the...


Jan 13, 2016, 23:56 ET Ford CEO Mark Fields Says Strong Results Will Win Over Wall Street, High-Tech Newcomers To Auto Industry Are A Positive

 Ford Motor Co. CEO Mark Fields said delivering strong results is the best way for the automaker to counter the skeptics on Wall Street. "We...


Jan 12, 2016, 23:13 ET Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn: Not So Fast On Car Sharing, Industry Consolidation

Although the practice of car sharing is growing, Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn said he is skeptical about it as a business segment for...


Jan 12, 2016, 16:27 ET U.S. NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind Urges The Auto Industry To Be More Proactive On Vehicle Safety

 Mark Rosekind, administrator for the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), doubled down on his push for the auto...


Jan 11, 2016, 12:06 ET Automotive News World Congress Celebrates 40 Years As Forum For Auto Industry Leadership; Carlos Ghosn, Mark Fields Among Keynote Speakers

 This week, the automotive industry's top-tier leadership from around the globe will come together to deliver the state of the industry,...


Nov 09, 2015, 00:00 ET Automotive News recognizes executives' accomplishments in special issue: 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry

 Automotive News has named 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry.  The group of influential executives is highlighted in...


Jan 14, 2015, 18:05 ET 2015 Automotive News World Congress: Google in talks with automakers to eventually bring self-driving cars to market

Chris Urmson, director of self-driving cars at Google[x], said today at the Automotive News World Congress that the technology giant has started...


Jan 13, 2015, 23:29 ET 2015 Automotive News World Congress: Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says more consolidation inevitable, he's dedicated to Jeep in Toledo, Alfa Romeo will "play with the big boys"

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne spoke tonight at the Automotive News World Congress, saying that further mergers in the automotive...


Jan 13, 2015, 19:38 ET 2015 Automotive News World Congress: Tesla CEO Elon Musk urges auto industry to accelerate electric-vehicle development: "You won't regret it"

 Elon Musk, co-founder and CEO of Tesla Motors, urged executives at established automotive companies to accelerate the development and sale of...


Nov 17, 2014, 09:48 ET Exclusive: Japanese Automotive Supplier Executives Serve Prison Sentences In Exchange For Lifetime Employment

In an industry exclusive, Automotive News reports today the inside story of how some Japanese mid-level managers at automotive suppliers protect...


Jan 13, 2014, 08:00 ET Automotive News To Host Free Online Access Week Jan. 13 - 19

 Automotive News, the premier source of auto industry news and information, will open its website for one week beginning January...


Nov 28, 2012, 16:02 ET Automotive News To Host Free Online Access Week December 3-9

 Automotive News, the premier source of automotive industry news and information, will open its doors for one week beginning December...


Nov 07, 2012, 13:36 ET Fisker says $30 million in cars destroyed by Sandy in N.J. port; More than 10,000 cars damaged by storm at Port Newark

 Top story from the current November 5 issue of Automotive News previewed below. After the storm   Fisker Automotive lost more than...


Aug 08, 2012, 10:15 ET Automotive News to Host Free Online Access Week August 13 - 19

 Automotive News, the premier source of automotive industry news and information, will open its doors for one week beginning August...


Apr 20, 2012, 09:30 ET Automotive News to Host Free Online Open House April 23 - 29

 Automotive News, the premier source of automotive industry news and information, will open its doors for one week beginning April...


Jan 19, 2012, 16:45 ET Automotive News Seeking Nominations for Best Dealerships to Work for in the U.S. and Canada

 Automotive News will partner with Best Companies Group to identify dealerships in the U.S. and Canada that have excelled...


Jan 13, 2012, 17:33 ET Exclusive: From the January 16 Issue of Automotive News

 Three top stories from the January 16 issue of Automotive News are previewed below. Detroit auto show's hits and...


Dec 01, 2011, 10:05 ET Automotive News to Host Free Online Access Week December 5 - 11

 Automotive News, the premier source of automotive industry news and information, will open its doors for one week beginning...


Aug 15, 2011, 08:40 ET Automotive News to Host Free Online Access Week August 15-21

Automotive News, the premier source of automotive industry news and information, will open its doors for one week beginning August 15 to...


Jul 22, 2011, 17:01 ET Exclusive: From the July 25 Issue of Automotive News

Three top stories from the July 25 issue of Automotive News are previewed below.   BMW will get new North American boss Veteran BMW...