Automotive News

Pioneer's MEL Brings Company, Dealers, Closer

Pioneer's MEL Brings Company, Dealers, Closer

As companies gain experience being online, they realize that they can provide even more to their customers or their distribution chain.Witness what mobile electronics manufacturer Pioneer has done with a new online service for its network of retail dealers.The new resource is called Mobile Electroni

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August 23, 2007
Will Diesel/Heart Attack Connection Stymie New Diesel Cars?

Will Diesel/Heart Attack Connection Stymie New Diesel Cars?

It appears that smoke coming from a diesel engine can cause heart attacks.

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August 23, 2007
New Chrysler CEO Reigns Cost-cutting. For now

New Chrysler CEO Reigns Cost-cutting. For now

It has become apparent that Robert Nardelli, the chairman and CEO of Chrysler, may have been a closet Chrysler fan.

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August 23, 2007
Upcoming 2008 Saturn Astra Leads Safety Lineup for $25,000

Upcoming 2008 Saturn Astra Leads Safety Lineup for $25,000

We've seen a lot of lists that identify the safest cars available.

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August 23, 2007
Goodbye, Car CD Player, Hello, iPod

Goodbye, Car CD Player, Hello, iPod

Remember the eight-track cassette?

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August 23, 2007
Ford, General Motors Look South of the Equator For Gold

Ford, General Motors Look South of the Equator For Gold

If you read the car news day-to-day like we do, then you know that the big American auto manufacturers just aren't the powerhouses they once were.The Detroit Three are struggling, closing plants and laying off workers to keep their losses somewhat manageable.

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August 23, 2007
DeLorean's Back from History Books to the Streets

DeLorean's Back from History Books to the Streets

Well, it's back to the future for the new DeLorean Company.The Detroit News reports that the car which served as a major character in its own right in the 'Back to the Future' movie series will be coming back.

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August 23, 2007
Why Car Companies are Fleeing Motown

Why Car Companies are Fleeing Motown

Detroit News columnist Daniel Howes recently wrote a column on Volkswagen's pending decision to move its North American headquarters out of Michigan, and governor Jennifer Granholm's attempt to keep them.

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August 23, 2007
Why Car Enthusiasts Should Support Mixed-Use Development

Why Car Enthusiasts Should Support Mixed-Use Development

It seems there's an inextricable link between the car and the American ethos of freedom, independence, and being able to go where we want, when we want, without anyone telling us when or how to go.

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August 23, 2007
Detroit Automakers and UAW Talk...Quietly

Detroit Automakers and UAW Talk...Quietly

The United Auto Workers and the Detroit Three are in negotiations but you may not have known it.

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August 22, 2007