Archives mensuelles : juin 2011

Automakers show off electrics at Paris show

Automakers show off electrics at Paris show PARIS (AP) When will electric powered cars become a practical choice for ordinary people? The question hangs in the air at the Paris auto show, where Volkswagen, Mercedes Benz and General Motors are … Continuer la lecture

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Automakers put snarl in small car design

Automakers put snarl in small car design Will It Work?Around the ValleyContent for a CauseSinclair CaresEvery Pet Deserves a HomePartner SpotlightGENEVA (AP) Small cars were looking more sleek and sporty at the Geneva Auto Show on Tuesday as global automakers … Continuer la lecture

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Automakers post big Oct

Automakers post big Oct sales gains for October, rolling along toward what could be a record year for the industry. General Motors said that sales rose almost 16 percent in its most lucrative market, while Ford reported a 13 percent … Continuer la lecture

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Automakers hunt for battery cell capacity to deliver on bullish EV targets

Automakers hunt for battery cell capacity to deliver on bullish EV targets Last February Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche ruled out investing in battery cell production for electrified powertrains because supply was already exceeding demand. « The dumbest thing we could do … Continuer la lecture

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auto sales suddenly slipping into reverse

auto sales suddenly slipping into reverse When news leaked out Tuesday that Ford Motor (F) would cut 10 percent of its salaried workers, it underscored how the auto industry strong sales are slipping after years of consecutive growth since the … Continuer la lecture

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