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Business

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: April 17

More carmakers are poised to resume production as financial burden mounts
#Ford #GeneralMotors #Honda

Labor

Honda to Make Ventilator Compressors in Ohio

More good works in the fight against the coronavirus
#people #covid-19 #facilities

Business

BMW, Marelli Expand Blockchain Parts Management

Deploying blockchain throughout the automotive supply chain process promises to improve parts and transaction tracking, transparency and adherence to standards.
#BMW #tech #Daimler

Interiors & Electronics

2020 Honda CR-V Touring

Really good gets even better. Imagine that.
#Honda #HP #reviews

Hybrid

Toyota RAV4 Sales Surpass 10 Million Units

Compact SUV Joins Elite Club, Next Up Plug-In Hybrid Variant
#Ford #Honda #Lada

Batteries

A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt
#autolineafterhours #Ford #Audi

Hybrid

General Motors and Honda Collaborate on EVs

Honda will get two EVs built by GM on the GM EV platform with GM batteries by MY 24
#Honda #GeneralMotors #Ford

Business

Volvo, Veoneer to Split Zenuity Software JV

Veoneer gets ADAS business, Volvo takes autonomous vehicle tech
#europe #tech #Honda

Sales

What the Golden State Says About the Market

It has the landscape of several states, the population of several more and a demand for vehicles that may become more of the national norm.
#Dodge #Ford #Honda

Propulsion

Will Mahle’s F1 Engine Tech Make It To Mass Production?

Jet-ignition system promises 10%-25% improved fuel efficiency and even greater emissions benefits.
#Carbon #Mahle #tech

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards
#Chevrolet #Chrysler #Ford

Fuel Cells

Toyota, Hino Partner on Fuel Cell Truck

Truck tests accelerate, while car sales continue to flounder
#asia #Honda #Hyundai

Autonomous Vehicles

Chinese Autonomous Vehicle Startup Makes Hospital Deliveries

Transporting medical supplies and food as well as disinfecting streets during the coronavirus outbreak
#asia #covid-19 #Honda

Labor

Building Hondas and Acuras Is a Family Affair

First-hand insights into building NSXes, Accords and much more
#Acura #Honda #Hyundai

Materials & Lightweighting

Honda, Autodesk Develop Lightweight Crankshaft

Generative design tools help cut weight by 50% in prototype unit
#Honda #Autodesk

Production

‘Consumer Reports’ and the State of the U.S. OEMs

Plenty of the vehicles on the list of the top 10 are made in the U.S. But not by the traditional companies.
#Buick #Chevrolet #Ford

Business

Four Auto Companies Rank Among the World's Most Ethical

GM and Cooper Standard make the list for the first time, joining long-running honorees Aptiv and Cummins
#Ford #Honda #Volvo

Design

Ha Hak Soo Talks Design

Hyundai’s head of Interior Design had stints at Honda and Ford in the U.S. before moving to Hyundai’s Global Design Studio in Namyang. And we sat down and talked with him about his experience and the 2020 Sonata.
#Mercury #Ford #Hyundai

Propulsion

Hamlin Repeats as Daytona 500 Champ for Toyota

Newman in serious condition after crash on final lap
#Dodge #Ford #Honda

Production

Mazda, Subaru, Hyundai Group Top IIHS Safety Ratings

Tougher headlight criteria reduce number of Top Safety Pick+ winners
#body #tech #Acura