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Production

China Leads Auto Industry Revival

U.S., Europe and Asia will take longer, says LMC Automotive

Design

Design Chief Luc Donckerwolke Departs Hyundai

Luxury car guru has crafted the styling of many memorable Audi, Bentley, Lambo and Genesis models

Production

Kia May Cut Output as Export Markets Shrink

It’s all about disrupted demand overseas

Assembly

Coronavirus Industry Roundup: April 9

Wide regional variations persist over production plans

Business

Kia Telluride Named World Car of the Year

Mazda3, Porsche Taycan and Kia Soul also take home awards

Hybrid

Hyundai Concept Teases Upcoming EV

Next-gen models to get pixelated designs and propeller-styled wheels

Regulations

Canada Caught in the Middle in CO2 Rules Fight

Current regulations align with tougher standards

Sales

U.S. Car Sales Skid

Stay at home orders are keeping buyers away

Production

Coronavirus Roundup: March 27

More companies idle plants, look for cash

Production

High Tech for the Factory Floor

You’ve heard about Industry 4.0. This system can help manufacturers realize it to great benefit

Sales

Six More Carmakers Join N. America Shutdowns

Driven by concerns about health—and now, sales – automakers are putting production on hold

Hybrid

Kia Reveals 4th-Gen Sorento

Revealed in Europe, designed by a global team, it will be coming to the U.S. later this year

Materials & Lightweighting

On the 2021 Kia Seltos: Small Crossover with Big Presence

Kia grows its lineup of crossovers with a subcompact and provides it with tech so that it isn’t a vehicle that people buy wishing that they could afford something better. 

Business

PSA’s Tavares Named World Car Person of the Year

FCA merger, Opel turnaround lead list of accomplishments

Business

‘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.

Mobility

Hyundai Develops Smart Transmission

Advanced sensors and artificial intelligence coordinate shifts to road conditions

Interiors

Premium Interiors for Mid-Range Prices (Less Than $50,000)

The little things can add up to provide comfort, convenience and functionality

Production

Mazda, Subaru, Hyundai Group Top IIHS Safety Ratings

Tougher headlight criteria reduce number of Top Safety Pick+ winners

Business

Hyundai Turns to California Startup for EV Platform

Canoo to provide “skateboard” architecture for a range of future Hyundai/Kia models

Marketing

World’s Top Auto Brands Defend Their Rankings

Brands are forever jockeying for superiority over their rivals.

Production

Kia Threatens to Scrap 2-Month-Old Factory in India

$1.1 billion facility could be relocated in the country

Propulsion

Scoring the 2020 Super Bowl Car Ads

Jeep, Hyundai, Audi and Porsche hit the mark; Hummer EV fizzles

Interiors & Electronics

2020 Mazda6 Signature

Looks good. Drives well. Priced right. Now all you have to do is find a Mazda dealer to get a Mazda6.

Sales

LMC Auto’s Jeff Schuster on the Industry

When it comes to how the automotive market is doing—and how it is likely to do—you’d be hard-pressed to find someone who knows more than Jeff Schuster