Yesterday at the New York Auto Show I spoke with Giles Taylor, the design director of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. We discussed a lot of things, including the design direction of Rolls over the next decade and why American manufacturers haven't been able to produce an iconic new model in years.
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The Motor City of the ’60s was famous for three things: cars, Motown and riots. The last two figure prominently in Dominique Morisseau’s endearing new play, “Detroit ’67” — we’ll have to wait a bit longer for her take on Chrysler. The first big element is music, much loved...
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Like many automakers, Hyundai and Kia try to use the same parts in as many cars as possible to get a better price from parts suppliers and make manufacturing simpler.
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Boom clashes with Beijing's efforts to push automakers to develop electric cars to help curb smog and demand for imported oil
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A new willingness to spend among the growing affluent class in India has lured high-end automakers to India. But driving supercars there can be a challenge.
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Japanese automakers are developing electric cars designed for one and only one person
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The massive recall mainly affects older-model cars sold by Japanese automakers in North America, Europe and Japan.
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DETROIT — U.S. automakers joined other Michigan businesses on Monday in donating $8 million for new ambulances and police cars to Detroit as state-appointed emergency manager Kevyn Orr
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