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Mazda Names Its Heroes for 2020

Mazda North American Operations is recognizing 50 individuals throughout the month of December for their dedication to their communities in 2020. The Mazda Heroes: Honoring...

Toyota Gets New Leadership in Alabama and Mississippi

Jason Puckett has been named the new president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama, effective January 4, 2021. Puckett, who currently serves as vice president of...

New Flyer Employees Honored with 40 Under 40 Distinction

Two New Flyer of America Inc. employees have been named to Mass Transit Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 listing for 2020. Lindy Norris, director of...

Executive Changes at Toyota Motor North America

Bill Fay, who has been with Toyota for more than 38 years, is retiring effective September 1. Fay has held a number of key...

Hyundai Hope Helps Kids Fight Cancer

Hyundai Hope On Wheels, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit supported by Hyundai Motor America and its U.S. dealers, announced $11 million in new grants in continuance...

Musk Net Worth $70.5 Billion as Tesla Stock Quadruples

With Tesla Inc.’s stock on a steep 2020 rise, Elon Musk is nearing a performance threshold that will allow him to collect $2.4 billion...

Toyota Taps Key Leaders for ‘Mobility’ Shift

Toyota Motor North America in June made two executive changes aimed at shaping the company's future as a mobility company — that is, broadening...

New Leadership for IXS Coatings

IXS Coatings, a maker of high performance, proprietary protective coatings for automotive, manufacturing and industrial operations, has named Barry McConway as its new president. McConway...

New Leadership for Nissan North America

Nissan is making some changes to its management team for North America as it continues to execute the North America Transformation Plan, working closely...

GAMA’s Walker Recognized for Leadership

Rick Walker, the founder, president and CEO of the Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association, has been presented the Georgia Automotive Leader of the Year award...

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Kia Corp. July sales up 8.7% year over year

Kia Corp. sold 241,399 units in July globally, up 8.7% year over year. Outside of Korea, sales rose 10.4% from a year earlier, selling...

Firestone Industrial Products breaks ground on expansion

Firestone Industrial Products LLC is investing $50 million in the company’s 250-job expansion in Williamsburg, Kentucky, that will increase production of automotive air springs...

Kaiser Aluminum moves its corporate headquarters to Tennessee

Kaiser Aluminum will relocate its corporate headquarters from California to Tennessee. It will invest approximately $3 million and create 80 jobs as it transitions...

General Motors introduces new Super Cruise to six models

General Motors introduces its new Super Cruise capabilities on six model 2022 vehicles. Super Cruise is the industry’s first true hands-free driver-assistance technology allowing...

Volvo Cars sales volume rebounds 41% over first half of 2020

Volvo Cars sales volumes for the first half of 2021 is 41% higher than the same period in 2020 and up 12% over the...