MARKETING

Sales

Sheryl Connelly Looks Toward the Future

While no one knows what the future will bring, as Sheryl Connelly explains, it is better to anticipate what might happen than to be blindsided if you don’t.
#Ford #people

Batteries

Lucid Unveils Lidar ADAS Tech for Its First EV

Level 2 automation, with Level 3 upgrade to come
#Continental #LucidMotors #Tesla

Marketing

GM Hires Outsider to Plot Innovation, Growth Strategies

Focus on connectivity, big data, customer relations and new business areas
#tech #people #sustainability

Batteries

Rivian Targets Mid-2021 Launch

Pilot production begins at former Mitsubishi plant
#Amazon #Rivian

Sales

New Genesis Models Delayed Until Fall

EPA certification pushed back due to COVID-19
#Hyundai #covid-19

Marketing

Mitsubishi Updates Lineup, Adds Tech

Next-gen Outlander leads the way
#Renault #Mitsubishi #Nissan

Quality

J.D. Power APEAL: What Do Customers Like?

If the Initial Quality Study (IQS) is about issues customers have after three months of ownership, the Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study is about what they like. Really like
#Dodge #BMW #Apple

Batteries

Convert a 1990s Land Rover to Electric Power—for $185,000+

Pricey retrofit package includes California dreaming color combos  
#Land Rover #BorgWarner #Volkswagen

Marketing

Mystery Ford Model Due Next Year

“Whitespace” small truck could revive Maverick name
#Ford #Dodge #Chevrolet

Marketing

Subaru, Lexus Head J.D. Power Loyalty Ratings

But repurchase rates don’t always match long-term vehicle performance
#Chevrolet #Ford #Buick