Category Archives: Best Cars

What Mr. Fields meant to say, and why

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by gwilli On Thursday, Ford CEO Mark Fields grappled live on CNN with Donald Trump’s latest round of attacks on Ford’s investment plans for Mexico. I wish he answered some of the questions differently. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Phony Elon Musk e-mail prompts investigation by oil services firm

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by Thomas Hawk Quest Integrity Group said it’s looking into a claim that its finance chief impersonated Elon Musk in an e-mail to get inside information on Tesla, while calling ‘absurd’ the electric car maker’s allegation of an oil industry… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Michigan Secretary of State upholds decision to ban Tesla dealer license

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by jc-pics The Michigan Secretary of State upheld a decision to deny a dealer license to Tesla Motors. The ruling released on Thursday follows a Sept. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Magna considering new car plants after getting BMW 5-series deal

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by Dave Adams Automotive Images Magna International is contemplating a new assembly plant after securing a deal to build luxury sedans for BMW AG, which will help fill capacity at its flagship factory in Graz, Austria. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Trump spins ‘horrible’ news that won’t go away at Ford

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by marcp_dmoz Ford’s plan to move small-car production from the U.S. to Mexico has become a yearlong debacle, right in the midst of the most divisive presidential election in history. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ford expects investments to cut into 2017 profits, then a rebound in ’18

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by Mike Foote Ford today said it expects profits to decline next year before rebounding in 2018 as it increases investments in new business models but targets cost savings of $ 3 billion annually in its core operations. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed