California Forerunner In Driverless Cars

California Forerunner In Driverless Cars

The Governor of California Jerry Brown arrived at Google’s headquarters in a self-driving Toyota Prius before he signed legislation that will allow driverless cars in the state. The bill by Senator Alex Padilla will establish performance and safety regulations to test and operate driverless automobiles on California roads and highways. Brown said that anyone getting […]

Automobile Industry Anticipates Chinese Road Blocks

Automobile Industry Anticipates Chinese Road Blocks

Pollution, a weakening economy, and congestion are curbing the need for vehicles out East. Auto makers saw a gold paved road in China – which accounts for almost 25% of global auto sales – and buyers in China are fond of foreign brands, with Volkswagen taking the largest auto-market share in China. However, automobile sales […]

Fatal Stabbing At Chrysler Production Plant In Detroit Stops Production

Fatal Stabbing At Chrysler Production Plant In Detroit Stops Production

DETROIT – Chrysler Group announced that its Jefferson North Assembly plant in Detroit has been slowed down due to a fatal stabbing at the Chrysler production plant, after two employees got into a fight Thursday morning. The Group announced it is deeply saddened by the events. The two employes got into an altercation at the […]

General Motors Shoots For Customer Loyalty Top Spot In The Auto Industry

General Motors Shoots For Customer Loyalty Top Spot In The Auto Industry

General Motors Company, the No. 1 American automaker, is shooting to be the industry-leader in customer loyalty rates that may bring in over $4 billion in quality executives, product development, and annual revenue, according to a statement made on Wednesday. General Motors wants to extend its customer retention rates to 58% at the minimum – […]

Obama’s Automobile Rescue Saved 1 Million Jobs In The U.S.

Obama’s Automobile Rescue Saved 1 Million Jobs In The U.S.

According to ex-Michigan governor, Obama’s Automobile Rescue saved 28,000 “middle-class” jobs in Wisconsin and 1 million in the Nation. At the Democratic National convention held on Sept 6, Jennifer Granholm – former Governor of Michigan – proclaimed in her speech that the president saved the American auto industry. Granholm, who is now a host of […]

Jakarta – Automotive Industry Attacks Prohibition On Cheap Fuel

Jakarta – Automotive Industry Attacks Prohibition On Cheap Fuel

JAKARTA – Plans by oil and gas regulator BPH Migas to ban consumption of subsidized fuel in luxury cars left members of the Indonesian automotive industry agitated and confused. Jongkie Suigiarto, an assistant with the Association of Indonesian Automotive Manufacturers, asked whether luxury autos would be defined by the government based on the brand, price, […]