Automotive News

Ford Goes Organic, Green, With Vehicle Interiors

Ford Goes Organic, Green, With Vehicle Interiors

DEARBORN, Mich., July 10 -- Scientists at Ford's Research and Innovation Center are hailing a major breakthrough with soy-based polyurethane foam -- the primary substance that makes up a vehicle's seat cushions, seat backs, armrests and head restraints.

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July 13, 2007
2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Coupe Gets More Color Choices

2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Coupe Gets More Color Choices

July 10, 2007 -- CYPRESS, Calif.

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July 13, 2007
Toyota CEO Is Leader Of The Year

Toyota CEO Is Leader Of The Year

Who do you think the Automotive News selected as the vehicle industry's leader of the year?

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July 13, 2007
Will the Chevrolet Volt Appeal to Enthusiasts?

Will the Chevrolet Volt Appeal to Enthusiasts?

As most of my co-workers will attest, I have a less than enthusiastic view of the Toyota Prius.

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July 13, 2007
Head Restraints May Be More Loose Than You Think

Head Restraints May Be More Loose Than You Think

"Don't get your head tied up in a knot if you get into an accident." You might think that this new twist on an old phrase would be easy enough to obey -- always be in a vehicle with a good headrest system.

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July 12, 2007
Jaguar and Land Rover Has Clock Ticking For Sale

Jaguar and Land Rover Has Clock Ticking For Sale

If you are interested in bidding on the purchase of Land Rover and Jaguar, you better do it now.Ford has set a deadline of July 19.

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July 12, 2007
Next Generation Honda FCX Concept Debuts In Europe

Next Generation Honda FCX Concept Debuts In Europe

Honda recently debuted its latest fuel cell-powered vehicle, the FCX concept, in Sweden.

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July 12, 2007
Ford and Southern California Edison Partner On Hybrids

Ford and Southern California Edison Partner On Hybrids

Ford is serious about the electric car.

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July 12, 2007
Ford Fusion Hydrogen 999: Electric Power, Baby!

Ford Fusion Hydrogen 999: Electric Power, Baby!

DEARBORN, Mich., July 10 -- Ford Motor Company will take its 10 years of hydrogen research expertise to the Bonneville Salt Flats in August in an attempt to set the world land speed record in a hydrogen fuel cell powered Ford Fusion.

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July 12, 2007
Chrysler Could Go Bankrupt Despite Cerberus Backing

Chrysler Could Go Bankrupt Despite Cerberus Backing

Since DaimlerChrysler agreed to sell Chrysler to Cerberus (and, incidentally, break up the company), many pundits have stepped in to analyze whether the sale will prevent Chrysler from going bankrupt.

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July 12, 2007