What does an automaker do when one of its cars is bashed as hideous? Well, Nissan decided to accentuate the features people hated to make the car stand out even more from the pack. 533 more words
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By Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - The United Auto Workers’ membership and dues are down sharply from just six years ago. In another sign of weakness, the union suffered a stunning defeat this month when it tried to organize a Tennessee factory run by labor-friendly Volkswagen. 1,257 more words
The K900 sedan is a clever branding play for the Korean automaker, showing customers it can put a BMW surrogate on the road.
FORTUNE — Kia Motor’s new fullsize K900 luxury sedan evokes memories of a January day in 1989 in Detroit when a different Asian automaker, Toyota Motor Corp. 567 more words
After weeks of bad winter weather have turned car sales cold, the forecast calls for automakers to hike rebates and incentives to get the new car market moving again. 477 more words