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Vintage: Marathon Motors

If someone were to ask you which cars have been built in Nashville, Tennessee, you might be forgiven for responding with the names of...

Faces: Dream Job

The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems is a powerhouse in the area of research around moving the automotive industry and other industries forward.Based at...

Breaking: Daimler announces new leadership at Mercedes-Benz US International in Alabama

Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, the Tuscaloosa County, Alabama-based production arm of the luxury car maker is getting new leadership, as CEO Jason Hoff takes on...

Executive Q&A: Nora Roper’s Uniquely Global Perspective on GM

Corvette may be “America’s Sports Car,” but one of the leaders in the facility that builds them brings a world of experience – as...

Volvo in South Carolina

Jeff Moore, vice president of manufacturing at the new Volvo plant in South Carolina, talks about why the Palmetto State is the place for the luxury brand to build.

Building More than Cars

Nissan workers help Habitat for Humanity construct houses in Mississippi

The Beauty of Speed

George Barber’s love of fast cars and powerful motorcycles still propels his one-of-a-kind museum in Birmingham, Alabama.

Richardson Molding

Automotive components are one part of a continually growing business in plastic parts.

ABL-Technic

What this German company is doing from Fairburn, Georgia might be unexpected, but it’s something the automotive industry and other customers can’t do without.

Alabama Senator Takes Issue with Trump Administration’s Proposed Automotive Tariffs

Alabama Senator Doug Jones said he is “mystified” by the Trump administration’s suggestion that slapping tariffs on cars and car parts might be good...

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Toyota pumps money into San Antonio truck factory

Toyota announced Sept. 17 that it will invest $391 million at its San Antonio, Texas truck assembly plant.  That will bring the automaker’s total...

Supplier Profile: A True Learner’s Permit

The dated image of the coffee-fetching, errand-running college intern has been changing for years, but at ZF Chassis Systems in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, that stereotype...

Spotlight: Man vs. Machine vs. Nature

On a damp Friday morning, the last one in May, a long line of trucks was forming in the parking lot of the Borla...

Kudos: Ford helps First Book efforts to close the literacy gap

Illiteracy has far-reaching consequences, including poverty and unemployment, all detrimental to the success of the global economy.The automotive industry is not immune, which led...

Safety: OSHA targets Southern suppliers that violate workplace safety rules

Two weeks before her wedding, a 20-year-old woman was crushed to death in a robotic machine at an Alabama plant that stamps metal parts...