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Nissan Tennessee Partners With Country Star Blake Shelton

Nissan and country music superstar Blake Shelton are pairing up during Shelton’s 13-stop “Doing It To...

Georgia Among States Paving Way for Autonomous Driving

Georgia and five other states — California, Florida, Michigan, Nevada and Tennessee — as well as the District of Columbia, ...

Hyundai’s Homecoming Parade Pays Off

If you spend $52 million to rig a factory for building a new model — going so far as to organize a homecoming parade...

Ford’s Kentucky Truck Plant Gears Up for Expedition

The all-new Ford Expedition, due out this fall, carries forward Ford’s plan to grow its SUV leadership with five new vehicles for...

Honda Makes Splash at Auto Show With Odyssey, Ridgeline

Honda Manufacturing of Alabama earned worldwide attention in January with the unveiling of its completely redesigned 2018 Odyssey minivan, while its Ridgeline pickup...

BMW’s Spartanburg Operation Again Captures Export Crown

BMW Manufacturing in February said it exported a record 287, 700 BMW X models from its Spartanburg plant in 2016, with about 86...

Business, But Not “As Usual” Under President-Elect Trump

On December 4, 2016, President-elect Donald Trump tweeted: “The U.S. is going to substantialy reduce taxes and regulations on businesses,...

Talking to Parents a Good First Step in Training Auto Technicians

The first and often most difficult job when it comes to training technicians for automotive manufacturing isn’t the math or science, it’s convincing...

A One-armed Robot Tries to Steal the Show

A one-armed, doe-eyed robot named Sawyer drew crowds of admirers recently in the exhibition hall at the Southern Automotive Conference in Biloxi. The high-performance...

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First Look: Mazda’s CX-50

Mazda revealed the look of the CX-50 on Monday, touting its off-road ability as a key driver in its design and function. “Today we are...

Toyota to invest in automotive battery production

Toyota Motor North America announced today that it will invest $3.4 billion in automotive battery production in the U.S. through 2030, including building an...

Regional automakers gather at Southern Automotive Conference

More than 1,000 attendees are expected to walk through the doors of the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex in Alabama for the 14th annual Southern Automotive...

Volkswagen and The Conservation Fund donate acreage

Volkswagen of America and The Conservation Fund have completed a multi-year effort to buy, conserve and transfer approximately 1,500 acres of land to the...

Nissan unveils plan for carbon neutrality, intelligent factory

Nissan unveiled its production line at the Tochigi Plant in Japan featuring the Nissan Intelligent Factory initiative. The initiative is part of Nissan’s overall...