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Hyundai reports best monthly sales record

Hyundai Motor America reports April sales of 77,523 units, a 128% increase compared to April 2020, making it the all-time monthly sales record. “April 2021...

Hyundai Santa Fe and Elantra take home safety awards

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe and Elantra vehicles its Top Safety Pick awards. The two vehicles...

Simplicity at heart of future Honda interior design

Honda is looking to its archives for inspiration. Early Honda vehicles were inspired by human-centered designs — and future Honda vehicles will be, too. Honda...

Volkswagen releases results of community grants

On Earth Day 2021, Volkswagen of America and The Conservation Fund released its first tangible impacts from its community grants awarded to environmental groups...

Volkswagen Chattanooga Celebrates 10 Years

Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant is marking its 10th anniversary of the first customer vehicle rolling off its assembly line. A Passat SEL in Night...

TRB Lightweight Structures manufactures prepreg material to streamline production

TRB Lightweight Structures has begun manufacturing its own prepreg material to improve cost and lead times for its composite parts. To date, the company...

General Motor sales up 4% in Q1

General Motors Co. has sold 642,250 vehicles in the United States in the first quarter of 2021, with retail deliveries up 19% and fleet...

Toyota reports 2021 Q1 sales up 21.6% over last year

Toyota Motor North America reported first quarter 2021 U.S. sales of 603,066 vehicles, a 21.6% increase on a volume basis and 24.9% increase on...

Mercedes-Benz sales up for North America in Q1

Mercedes-Benz Cars and Vans sold worldwide 590,999 passenger vehicles from January to March, driven by U.S. and China sales. In North America, the company...

Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System expands in Georgia

Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System LLC is investing $9 million in expanding its seating manufacturing operations in West Point, Georgia. The expansion will create...

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Upskilling Auto Workers

Volkswagen is preparing for building its all-electric ID.4 in Chattanooga by adding new courses on EV technology to its vocational training program. Founded in 2010,...

GameAbove Mobility invests in Local Motors and its autonoumous vehicle

Local Motors, a designer, manufacturer and deployer of autonomous vehicles, has received an investment from GameAbove Mobility, a division of CapStone Holdings Inc. The investment...

PACCAR Parts breaks ground in Kentucky

PACCAR Parts, a distributor of aftermarket parts for heavy- and medium-duty trucks, trailers, buses and engines, broke ground on a $52.2 million parts distribution...

Ford, BMW invest in Solid Power

Ford Motor Co. and the BMW Group have invested in Solid Power, a producer of all-solid-state batteries for electric vehicles, based in Colorado. This is...

MBUSA Delivers Sprinter Van to Jacksonville Non-profit

Mercedes-Benz USA’s Southern Region Office in Jacksonville, Florida, and a local dealership, Mercedes-Benz of Jacksonville, delivered a Sprinter passenger van to Kim’s Open Door,...