The man who made Toyota's modern success died at the age of 100. Robert siegel and auto journalist michelle Maynard talked about the death and legacy of former Toyota President and chairman of Toyota, Toyota. Robert siegel, host: That's all for NPR news. I'm Robert siegel. The auto giant died yesterday. He died...
After strong growth, auto sales fell in August. Major auto makers reported a drop in sales in August. The drop in sales means carmakers are unlikely to hit a record year in 2015 and could signal a slowdown in the car market. ARI SHAPIRO, host: Car sales have been a bright spot...
After strong growth, auto sales fell in August. Major auto makers reported a drop in sales in August. The drop in sales means carmakers are unlikely to hit a record year in 2015 and could signal a slowdown in the car market. ARI SHAPIRO, host: Car sales have been a bright spot...
After strong growth, auto sales fell in August. Major auto makers reported a drop in sales in August. The drop in sales means carmakers are unlikely to hit a record year in 2015 and could signal a slowdown in the car market. ARI SHAPIRO, host: Car sales have been a bright spot...
How did Germany win manufacturing - now? America needs to create more manufacturing jobs: it has always been Mr Trump's usual practice, and one of the corporate tax cuts that congress recently passed and signed into law. The loss of manufacturing jobs is a problem for many countries, particularly the...
Scholar: now is the time for the post-car era. There is an elevated train from downtown Detroit. Known as the people's zoo, it provides passengers with a spectacular view of the early century skyscrapers that make up most of Detroit's skyline. Many of these buildings are now empty, suggesting that...
House Panel reviews government loans to Fisker Automotive. The founder of fisk, a financially troubled company, was grilled by republican lawmakers on Capitol hill on Wednesday. The electric-car maker received a $529 million loan from the department of energy in 2009. Carmakers are now on the verge of collapse. Fisker...
Ferrari potofino price and specification confirmation. Ferrari has confirmed the full local details of its most affordable new sports car, the potofino convertible. The Italian brand officially unveiled an open-top GT machine in byron bay today, showing it will be cheaper than the replacement of the California model T, and the...
Takata used an extra 3.3 million airbags to expand the largest recall in U.S. history. AILSA CHANG, host: The biggest car recall in history is not over. In fact, it's not even close to completion. We are talking about the national recall of takata airbags. After it began in 2014, some...
Josh Cartu is a little back to ancient times. A few generations ago, racing drivers dominated the race. Now, they are rare. Before becoming a racing driver, Canadian born entrepreneur Kato has a successful media and software company, which allows him to enjoy his passion. Now living in Hungary, the...