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Ford CEO Fields’ compensation rose 19% last year


by Frankenspotter Photography Ford CEO Mark Fields’ total compensation jumped 19 percent last year. Executive Chairman Bill Ford’s rose 7.8 percent. The company said Fields’ compensation last year was $ 22.1 million. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW brand chief expects challenging year amid cost cuts


by gwilli Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess said 2017 would be a good but strenuous year as the automaker grapples with putting in place a turnaround plan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

A much happier new year for VW dealers


by Christian Junker | Photography Following decades of contentious factory/dealer relations and one of the largest scandals in automotive history, Volkswagen dealers were cheering and smiling following their make meeting Saturday. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota built 6.6% of North American vehicles in Mexico last year


by Frankenspotter Photography Toyota, scolded by President-elect Donald Trump over a planned plant in Mexico, relied on the country for less than 7 percent of its record North American output last year. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

BMW to sit out Super Bowl for second straight year


by Zixii BMW is not running a Super Bowl spot for the second year in a row, the brand confirmed today. The brand last ran an ad in the 2015 game to tout the electric i3. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ford’s Hinrichs on Trump, EPA and the year ahead


by d_hillphoto Joe Hinrichs, Ford president of the Americas; Joy Falotico, Ford Motor Credit CEO; and Stephen Odell, Ford’s global marketing, sales and service chief, met with Automotive News’ editorial staff earlier this week for a wide-ranging discussion… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed